Everybody has a story.
When one catches a live music show, one becomes intertwined with the artists - even if it is for just an hour or two. You become part of each other's story for a moment. This section highlights the stories of the musicians, fans, and purveyors of good times. Enjoy!
Like most Canadian Legions, #289 is looking for creative ways to attract a more diverse clientele, improve revenue streams and remain relevant. Money generated by the Legion goes to providing veteran services in the community. Live music is a way to help build these audiences and bring business to the Legion. We are always searching […]Read More
“NO COVER!! This show is paid for from the proceeds of the BC Music Lottery.” That’s how the September 14th event description for the Burning Hell at the Dream Cafe in Penticton read. Music to our ears! This concert definitely holds a special place in our hearts. For one thing, the Burning Hell is […]Read More
Music Lottery’s Story… November 24th 2018, that’s when Penmar Community Arts Society officially announced the launch of Music Lottery, our very own community arts charity focused on bringing live music to underserved communities in BC. Our vision was inspired not only by a love of music and live performance, but a recognition of the financial […]Read More
The Dream Cafe hosts Dylan Menzie In April of 2019 one of our beloved venue partners, The Dream Cafe in Penticton, was able to bring in an incredibly talented singer songwriter for an intimate, no-cover live performance thanks to a grant from us here at Music Lottery. That artist is Dylan Menzie, who you have […]Read More