Oktoberfest 2016!!

Oktoberfest 2016! ... what a party! Date:  Saturday, October 15, 2016 Where:  Victoria Edelweiss Club, 108 Niagara Street, Victoria Yes, we yelled, yodelled, hollered, and enjoyed a lot "bevvies" in tall ice-cold glasses, boots, or whatever large containers we could find  ... and mostly danced ourselves silly with polkas, schotisses, waltzes, and  rock'n'roll!!   Even the limbo,

Victoria Accordion Festival 2017

Victoria International Accordion Festival 2017 The 2017 festival is slated for July 14-16.   Details are in development and will provided here once finalized.  Please come back. The 2016 festival details follow. ========================== July 26-31, 2016 The 10th annual Victoria Accordion Festival was magical.  Great music, accomplished musicians, and satisfied crowds.  Accordionists from other Canadian

World Accordion Day

World Accordion Day - May 6, 2016 World Accordion Day is celebrated on May 6th each year in recognition of this unique instrument, and those who enjoy playing and listening to the music it produces.  The Victoria Accordion Club and other musicians celebrated with a special concert. An enthusiastic audience enjoyed performances

Oktoberfest 2014

Oktoberfest is done! Saturday, October 4, 2014 What a raucous time we had at our "Traditional Oktoberfest"!!  Lots of stomping German music, German food (bratwurst, schnitzel, sauerkraut ... o my goodness!) and of course -- beer! There were guys in their best Lederhosen and lovely frauleins in gorgeous Dirndls, and so many others just enjoying the great

Boomer’s Bash!!

  All you boomers out there … you dug out your flared poodle skirts, and guys slicked your hair into your ducktail, and the leather jackets came out and what a time we had !!  It was a 50s-60s dance party!!!   We had great 60s music, and the good times rolled! It was Saturday, July 19,

Great music at club meetings

Great music at jam sessions after the meeting and band practice Our last few meetings, always on the first Sunday of each month,  have been terrific.  Some great music from our members, and even from some young players who are students of well-known classical accordionist, Jelena Milojevic.   What a treat to

Christmas at the Edelweiss Club

Ho! Ho! Ho!  Welcome to our Christmas at the Edelweiss Club, 108 Niagara Street in Victoria. Saturday, November 30th - Christmas Craft Fair Lots of Christmas crafts to add flair to your collection of Christmas decorations for your home.  Make sure you're there!  Starts at 11 am.  Edelweiss Club, 108

*Oktoberfest with the Victoria Accordion Club*

What fun! Oktoberfest 2014 is scheduled for Saturday, October 4th.  We're already getting calls about details.  So, make sure your calendar is marked!  Reservations will be needed. Keep watching this website for details coming soon. ================================== Oktoberfest 2013 - October 19, 2013 at the Victoria Edelweiss Club, sponsored by the Victoria Accordion Club

Coupe Mondiale a success

Coupe Mondiale completed and a huge success The Victoria Accordion Club (VAC) participated in Coupe Mondiale, a major international accordion festival often referred to as the "olympics" of accordion festivals around the world.  This world festival is held each year in a major city around the world, and in 2013 was

Seniors Expo performance

Senior's Expo - Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 9:40 am - at Pearkes Recreation Center, Tillicum Road, Victoria.   Hundreds of seniors attended the Expo which featured services available to seniors in the community.  The event also featured musicians, dancers, singers, choirs and other performers.  The VAC band performed some lively