Category: Community

White Spot Pipe Band 60th Anniversary Celebration – October 22, 2016

The White Spot Pipe Band will be celebrating their 60th anniversary on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Riverside Grand Ballroom, 1231 Burdette St, Richmond, BC. Doors open at 5:30 pm with a buffet dinner at 6:30 pm. General admission tickets are $50 ea and children (5 – 10 years of age) are $25 ea. The…

P/M Graham Davidson of Greighlan Crossing PB to retire at end of 2016 season; Successor search begins

After a successful piping career, which has included being a founding member of the Greighlan Crossing Pipe Band (GCPB), P/M Graham Davidson has decided to retire at the end of the 2016 season. We wish Graham the very best in the future, however, we will greatly miss his direction and friendship. Moving forward, the GCPB…

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Highlighting Performance Bands – Cedar Hills Caledonian Pipe Band

Over the next several months, BCPA will highlight the activities of performance bands, those bands which do not compete or do not regularly compete but significantly promote piping and drumming in the general community with their many performances in parades, festivals, and community events. The performances of the Vancouver Police Pipe Band, the J.P. Fell Pipe Band,…