Category: Community

St. Andrew’s Ball Ticket Information & Details

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, You are cordially invited to the 2017, St Andrew’s Ball, Vancouver. Saturday, Nov 18th, 2017, 6pm-11pm, Ticket price $130 at the Coast Plaza Hotel, 1763 Comox Street ​ Four course formal dinner and all night Scottish Country dancing, with music provided by the Vancouver Fiddle Orchestra and entertainment by Shot of…

2018 St Andrew’s Ball – Saturday, November 18th

Have you saved the date?  Sat, Nov 18th. Are you bringing a table of 8 (or 10)? Get your tables ready or we can help place you! Coast Plaza Hotel, 1763 Comox Street – $130 per ticket (limited discount tickets available) Formal attire – Have you heard of ‘Affordable Kilts’?  www.affordablekilts.com We’ve got all your…

Canadian Snowbird Pipers and Drummers Join the Palm Springs Pipe Band During Your Stay

Robert Heggie, Co-Founder of the Palm Springs Pipe Band, says their numbers swell in the winter with Canadian Snowbirds. Any Canadian Snowbird pipers and drummers who are planning a trip to Palm Springs, CA this winter, bring your instruments along and feel free to join the the Palm Springs Pipe Band during your stay. For more…

August 29, 1970 – Vancouver Kiwanis Boys Pipe Band wins the Juvenile grade Cowal Championship

Forward by BCPA President Rob MacNeil The 1970 Scotland trip by the Vancouver Kiwanis Boys Pipe Band was a remarkable competitive achievement and a catalytic event that sparked the rapid rise of BC pipe bands on the international competitive stage. The pioneering vision and drive of piping instructor and BCPA Life Member Malcolm Nicholson to take…