What a Season we had!

Soulidified; December 9, 2023

Soulidified is a neo-soul band fronted by trumpeter Joe Auty and saxophonist Campbell Ryga. Joining them will be guitarist Loni Moger, bassist Stefan Bienz and drummer Will Freisen. Come and listen to some of the Valley's best.

NYE, Tank and Poppa Dawg Together! December 31, 2023

Ring in the New Year with the Okanagan’s best blues show for 2023. Sherman "Tank" Doucette and Rick "Poppa Dawg" Halisheff will share the stage, with Grant Jones on bass and John Modder on drums.This event is now SOLD OUT.

The Bob Rogers Band; January 13, 2024

The Bob Rogers Band comes to the VJC with: Bob on vocals and trombone, Chris Petterson on sax, Jordan Dick on guitar, Colin Spence on keyboards, Shannon Sternloff on bass, and Trevor Wallach on drums.

Karen Wiseman Quintet; January 27, 2024

Karen Wiseman Quintet: Karen Wiseman vocals, Neville Bowman on piano, Chris Startup on sax, Jake McIntyre-Paul on bass, and Will Friesen on drums.This event is now SOLD OUT. Thanks for your patronage

The Justin Glibbery Quintet add 1; February 10, 2024

The Justin Glibbery Quintet add 1 are:  Justin (piano), Stefan Bienz on bass and vocals, Michael Treadway on drums,  Michael Perkins on trumpet, Yanti on vocals and Stan Sabourin on sax.

Balladextrous; February 17, 2024

Baladextrous is Sienna Dahleen's duo with guitarist Bill Coon.

RJ LeBlanc’s HEYDAY with Nadia Hawa Baldé; February 24, 2024

RJ Leblanc's HEYDAY with Nadia Hawa Baldé is on their western tour promoting their newest recording. RJ on bass, Nadia Hawa Baldé vocals, Jérôme Beaulieu on keyboards, Kevin Warren on drums and Nicolas Ferron on guitar. Check out the album here.

The Tom Keenlyside Quartet; March 9, 2024

Tom Keenlyside Quartet consists of: Tom on woodwinds, Neil Fraser on guitar, Shelby Wahl on guitar and Jake McIntyre-Paul on bass.

Itamar Erez Trio; March 23, 2024

This Show Has Been Cancelled Itamar Erez Trio features Itamar on piano and guitar,  Kevin Romain on drums, and Jeff Gammon on bass. Photo credits: Diane Smithers and Keith LevittGet more information here

Andrea Superstein Quartet; April 6, 2024

Andrea Superstein brings Jazz Music! and her band; Chris Gestrin on piano, Wynston Minckler on bass and Dan Gaucher on drums.

Mimosa; April 20, 2024

****Unfortunately, this show has been cancelled due to a medical emergency****The Vancouver quintet draws on Jazz, Brazilian Sambas, French 60ies pop and Cabaret music to concoct its own unique sound: gorgeous melodies, quirky lyrics, incredible groove and sky-high improvisations.The band is made up of Rebecca Shoichet, vocals, Anna Lumiere (piano and accordion), Karen Graves (sax, flute and vocals), Stefan Bienz (bass) and Bernie Arai (drums).

Triology; April 27, 2024

Triology is a jazz super-group from Vancouver featuring, Jodi Proznick on bass, Bill Coon on guitar, and Miles Black on piano.

Michael Occhipinti & Friends; May 4, 2024

Michael Occhipinti and Yvette Tollar present:
The Music of Joni Mitchell and John Lennon
With David Restivo on piano, Jill McKenna on bass and Tony Ferraro on drums.

Kristian Alexandrov & Shannon Gaye Quartet; May 25, 2024

The Kristian Alexandrov & Shannon Gaye Quartet are ready to close our Spring, 2024 season.Joining the piano virtuosity of Kristian and vocal and percussion wizardry of Shannon Gaye, will be Tyler Hornby on drums and Jeremy Coates on bass.

Adam Robert Thomas Quartet, September 16, 2023

The Adam Robert Thomas Quartet is coming to wow our jazz club audience.Joining Adam will be:

Chris Gestrin on piano, Wynston Minckler on bass, and Sam Cartwright on drums.

Lust Life Jazz Band, September 30, 2023

The Lust Life Jazz Band is coming to our stage.The band, consisting of excellent BC musicians, includes: Bryn Badel on trumpet and vocals, Al Vance on guitar, Ryan Tandy on bass, Jeff Cooper on sax and VJC favorite Justin Glibbery on piano.

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What We Offer

The Vernon Jazz Club is operated by the Vernon Jazz Society who are dedicated to creating a space where listening to fine live performances is celebrated.

We host approximately 20 musical events each year, occurring every other Saturday from September through to June.

We have a superb venue with a vintage vibe, located on the second floor of a wonderful heritage building in downtown Vernon where we easily seat 140 patrons cabaret-style.

Tickets are only available on-line or at the door (when the show is not sold out).  All Sales are final. Ticket price includes GST.

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VJS is an entirely volunteer-run not for profit society. Help us out at the next event or get in contact with us if you would like to serve on the Board of Directors.

Save $5 off each Event*

Become a VJS member and save $5 off each event you attend and receive partner discounts at local businesses. See all the benefits on our membership page.

*Except for the New Years Eve gig