Gillbilly

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
8:00pm - 11:0pm

Del Barber is a singer-songwriter from Manitoba, whose winsome balladry and wry wit harken back to country-folk traditions that remind the listener of the late greats of songwriting history. Del is no stranger to finding inspiration in the cultural backdrop of Canada. On the JUNO Award-nominated Prairieography, Barber documented stories of prairie life, highlighting the unique relationship between struggle, hard work and love.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Everyone is invited to an afternoon old-time/bluegrass music jam at the Fernie Heritage Library Jam hosted by the Old Type Music Society and participants of Gillbilly 2019. All are welcome to join in, listen, sing, hum, tap the afternoon away. Free event.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
3:30pm - 5:00pm

The old-time, bluegrass open mic is back! Foot-stompin', happy-makin' music provided by Gillbilly 2019 participants, you kick back with a cocktail or sip on a "on the rocks" collection from the fabulous Master Distiller Jillian Rutherford.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Sep 29 2019.
Friday, September 27, 2019
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Sunday, September 29, 2019
Time: 

A fabulous fall weekend of old time and bluegrass music jamming, concert, workshops, potluck, dance & more, with musical pals old and new.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 
3:00pm - 4:30pm

The Old Type Music Society together with Fernie Distillers are hosting their first annual Gillbilly Open Mic Stage. The community is invited to stop in, enjoy some afternoon bluegrass and old time music and refreshment. Performers are participants of Gillbilly 2018 who are keen to pick their favourite tune or two, to a rapt crowd.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Everyone is invited to an afternoon old-time/bluegrass music jam at the Fernie Heritage Library! Jam hosted by the Old Type Music Society and participants of Gillbilly 2018. All are welcome to join in, listen, sing, hum, tap the afternoon away. Free event.