The Backstage Lounge
– confirmed November 25, 2018
1585 Johnston St, Vancouver
(604) 687-1354
7:30pm – 11pm
Visit their Facebook page, for more information.
Hosted by Mike Weterings.

The Fringe Cafe
– confirmed September 21, 2012
Open mic is every second Sunday
3124 Broadway W, Vancouver
(604) 738-6977
Hosted by Daniel Nargang, occasionally accompanied by Gillian McLennan
No drum kit, all acts welcome, guitar available
Starts at 9pm


The Ivanhoe
– confirmed March 20, 2014
1038 Main Street
(604) 608-1444
4 – 8pm
PA with mics, amp and drum kit, anyone can sign up and play


The Morrissey Pub
– confirmed November 2, 2017
1227 Granville St
(604) 682-0909
8 pm – 11 pm
2 mics, electric guitar available, backing tracks welcome.
Facebook page
Hosted by Lee Nichols.


North Vancouver

Black Kettle Brewing
– confirmed February 4, 2019
720 Copping St, North Vancouver
(604) 537-8959
3:30 – 7pm (sign-up at 3pm)
20 minute slots (3 songs), 1 feature performer each afternoon.
Full back line open stage: drums; guitar; bass; keyboard; 2 microphones; Yorkville M1610 PA.
Hosted by Amanda Neil

ANAF #45
– confirmed October 1, 2022
119 E 3rd St, North Vancouver, BC
(604) 988-4711
2 – 5pm
We supply the stage, PA, several mics, bass amp, and have access to more equipment as needed.
Hosted by Dino.



The Anavets 305
– confirmed January 10, 2018
46268 Yale Rd, Chilliwack
(604) 792-6370
7 – 11pm



Kalma Family Restaurant
– confirmed May 6, 2015
20555-56TH Ave, Langley
(604) 805-3182
4 – 7pm
Everyone is welcome (amateur or professional), singers, comedians, poets, magicians… come on in and do a set.
Please remember our motto, “Keep it clean and have some fun.”
MC: Terrance Morrissey.


Maple Ridge

The Dartford Pub
– confirmed October 20, 2016
11232 Dartford Street, Maple Ridge, BC
(604) 465-9411
5 – 9 pm
There is a simple PA and 2 mics. Mainly blues but trying to rock it up a bit.
Hosted by Steve.



Historic Dewdney Pub
– confirmed July 8, 2012
8793 River Road South, Dewdney, BC (10 minutes East of downtown Mission)
Legendary Sunday Blues Jam
330pm – 730pm (or later if its hoppin’)
Well attended, friendly, encouraging atmosphere, renew old friendships or make some new ones
Full house PA, drum kit, house guitar amps, and even a couple of cheap guitars if you forget yours. Oh, and a 1964 Hammond B3 with Leslie!
Come on your own or bring the whole band
Hosted by church of the blues allstars, which is made up of a rotating group of very talented musicians, including several Yale/Flamingo/NBI alumni. Jerry Adolphe, Dennis Marcenko, Greg Thomson, Tom McIllup, Wayne Berizan, Gerald Charlie, James Rogers, James Thoraug, Hailey MacLean, Corey Lavigne, Kenny Hess and many others have graced our stage.


Sisto’s Pub
– confirmed December 12, 2018
34555 Vosburgh Ave, Mission, BC
(604) 826-8500
6:30pm – 10:30pm
Fully licensed pub / restaurant.
Fist hour will be the host & co-host playing.
All are welcome.
Hosted by fiddler Jennie Bice


Port Moody

Moody Ales
– confirmed November 19, 2016
Every third Sunday of each month
2601 Murray Street, Port Moody
(604) 492-3911
6 – 8:30pm
Acoustic sets, sign up on a first-come first-serve basis. Max 2 songs at a time, but you’re welcome to put your name back on the sheet after your set is done.
PA system with 2 mics. All instruments and additional gear must be provided by the musicians.



Crystal Lounge open mic
– confirmed May 12, 2017
4154 Village Green, Whistler, BC
9:00 pm – 1:00 am
Basic drum kit, guitar amp, bass amp, PA, guitar(s) and bass provided.
Hosted by Kostaman

Beth — 06 July 2015, 02:21

Just back from Artful Dodger Open Mic…. awesome host (Roger Potter)….great sounding musicians…all night. Really good food and drink too! A fun time…I’ll return for sure.

Jammer that goes everywhere — 28 February 2016, 14:25

I agree the barrel is great, one of the best. Brian and Clint get everyone up to play.

Roger — 04 March 2017, 14:48

I would like to say the dewdney pub wouldn’t let me play at there blue jam they tryed say they no hookup for me

Marco — 24 March 2017, 11:36

New Westminster… Fireside = DEAD but Paddlewheeler Pub is ALIVE n WELL on Sunday start 6 to 10:30pm