**Welcome to the Victoria Accordion Club**


We are based in Victoria, British Columbia Canada.  Our aim is to enjoy the accordion, the music of accordions, and the people who create it.

Please visit our website for information on our activities, past, present or planned.  Just click on the heading tabs in the menu bar to learn more, or to contact us. 

For the latest news or update on activities, click on the headings in the top menu bar.  For samples of our band performances, click on the heading “Club Events, Activities, Performances”.


Keep updated on our activities — visit our FaceBook site!

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Enjoy the Sidney waterfront — July 7, 2018 – Free concert  2 pm – 4 pm 

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 Upcoming performances

For our 2017-18 performance year, we have a number of formal events scheduled.  Some events are ticketed, some are by donation, and others are free.  All events are at Sidney’s Shoal Centre on Resthaven Drive unless noted differently.

June 30, 2018 – Canada Day Festivities – BC Provincial Museum (street front foyer), Victoria – 1 pm – 2 pm; free event

July 7, 2018Accordions by the Sea at the Beacon Bandshell, Sidney BC Waterfront band shell – 2-4 pm  (free event; donations gratefully accepted)

August 11, 2018 – Chemainus Accordion Festival (as participants) – free event, fundraiser for Chemainus Arts and Culture Council – 11 am – 5 pm

August 25-26, 2018  – Fundraiser support for Horticulture Centre of the Pacific – 1 1/2 hour concert for the Centre onsite at their annual Music and Art in the Gardens fundraiser.

October 11, 2018 – Oktoberfest, Esquimalt Legion (details to come)

October 13, 2018Oktoberfest, Sidney SHOAL Centre,  [ticketed event] – details to come

October 17, 2018 – Oktoberfest, Silver Threads Centre, Victoria, BC

October 27, 2018 – Oktoberfest – Brentwood Seniors Club, Brentwood, BC

October 31, 2018 – Oktoberfest & Halloween celebration – Saanich Peninsula Hospital


Accordions “so hot”

click here for article on accordion’s popularity in today’s “anything-goes” music industry

The “fresh face” of the accordion

Hear a CBC documentary on the reviving respect of the accordion.

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See samples of our past performances

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See recent performances in 2016 


Music and your brain — the benefits of playing an instrument — (click here)


Join us!

Come visit us at our monthly jam session on the first Sunday of each month.  (**except on statutory holidays).  

We meet at the Sidney Shoal Centre, 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney, BC (see website).  Bring your accordion if you play it, or just yourselves if you don’t!  Our jam session starts about 2:30 pm.  See you there.