Christianne’s Lyceum
– confirmed March 7, 2012
Open Mic is on the first Friday of the month, unless it’s a holiday
3696 West 8th Avenue, at Alma, Vancouver
Hosted by Kelsey Savage and Chad McGrath
Sign up and doors at 8pm (no earlier), and Mic at 8:30pm – 11:30pm
Amp & microphone, and outlets for electric instruments (such as keyboards)
Spoken word/slam poetry, acoustic guitar, spanish guitar, improv vocals, opera signing, comedy skits, storytelling, accordion, melodica, live looping, harmonica beatboxing, keyboard, a capella singing, improvised poetry.

First Coffee House (Basement of First Lutheran Church)
– confirmed September 17, 2017
Fourth Friday of every month
5745 Wales street, Vancouver
(778) 328-1874
7 – 10pm (6:30pm sign-up)
Are u a closet singer, dancer, poet, story teller, ukulele player?!
Or an experienced performer wanting to try out new material?
This is the place for you! A low key, supportive space to share your passion
and join your community for a fun evening of diverse talents!
(There is an extra guitar and keyboard, if you want to ‘chicken in’ at the last minute)
Hosted by Rich and Shannon, email:

Mt. Pleasant Neighbourhood House
“Beats on Broadway” at Mt. Pleasant Neighbourhood House
3rd Friday every month
800 E Broadway (east of Fraser), Vancouver
7:30 – 10:30 pm


Fraser Valley Blues Society
– confirmed February 22, 2015
Eagles Hall, 33868 Essendene, Abbotsford (beside Paliotti’s)
8pm – 11:30pm (doors open @ 7:30pm)
This is a monthly jam for blues and R&B (usually the 3rd Friday).
Drum kit, amps, mics, etc. are provided (there is usually a keyboard available also).
Call for exact times, or visit their Facebook page.
Contact Cora Price


Public Barrel House
– confirmed November 8, 2014
7115 – 138 Street, Surrey, BC (same strip mall as Safeway)
(604) 593-6910
7pm – 11pm
Full backline provided, including keyboard. If you come out, you will get to play… guaranteed!
Hosted by Nightmoves, ask for Clint or Brian.

West Vancouver

Mer’s Kitchen
– confirmed March 7, 2017
115-1425 Marine Drive, West Vancouver
(778) 279-2209
7 – 11:30 pm (Doors @ 6pm, Sign-up @ 6:30pm located at fireplace mantle).
Musicians are provided a free drink BEFORE their performance with no food purchase necessary.
PA with a powered Yorkville E 10 speaker, 12 channel Pro FX Mixer, 2 vocal Mics and 1 instrument Mic.
Custom HarpGear Double trouble with 2x 8*” speakers running through a harp shield.
Delay and reverb pedal, with a Bulletini mic and a custom wooden bullet mic with a black label CR 1949 element available.
Baby Grand Piano, Conga, Tonga, Bongos, Hatless Shaker and Maracas are also available.
We would love to see all of you there soon!
Hosted by Peter Klimes

Chris Horne — 04 January 2015, 21:23

Kingfishers in Maple Ridge has a Jam once per month hosted by James Buddy Rogers, The Dartford Pub in Maple Ridge has a weekly Jam on Sundays, and the Princeton Pub in Vancouver has an open mic once per week on Thursdays.