Category: events

121st Island Farms Victoria Day Parade – May 20, 2019 in Victoria BC Entries Close March 30

This is a reminder for any bands wishing to join the 121st Island Farms Victoria Day Parade on May 20, 2019 in Victoria, BC, applications for entry must be submitted by March 30, 2019. Attached is the applicaton form for any bands wishing to participate in the parade. For more information, please visit the Greater…

Volunteers Needed for BCPA Annual Gathering

The 2019 BCPA Annual Gathering will be held on Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20. Volunteers are needed to help make sure the event is a success. Volunteers are needed to sell tickets for the band contest as well as for the Ceilidh and beer tickets . If you are available to help or…

Why I will be attending/watching the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational – by Rob MacNeil, President, BC Pipers’ Association

10 years ago this month, my Dad died from the same brain tumor that took Andrew Bonar’s life. My Dad, who bought me my first set of pipes, who drove me to my private lessons, and who with my Mum celebrated their wedding again as part of the “Highland Wedding” ceremony created by Lt. Col…