Ben’s Open Mic
– confirmed November 11, 2017
*** Third Tuesday of every month ***
3360 Fraser Street, Vancouver
(604) 559-7549
7pm until close (sign-up at 6:30pm)
Acoustic open mic, no microphones or PA, refreshments will be served.
Hosted by Ben, (236) 808-7785.


Cannabis Culture Jam Night
– confirmed July 4, 2018
307 W Hastings Street, Vancouver
(604) 632-1750
8:30pm – 11pm
Hosted by Vanessa Yuen and friends


Carnegie Theatre
– confirmed June 6, 2010
SouthWest Corner of Main and Hastings – 401 Main St, Vancouver
They have a drumkit, 4 electrics guitars, 2 acoustics, and three pianos -plus two electronic keyboards
Any style goes (anything hateful will be removed from the premises)
Hosted by Ken
Names are drawn at 6:45 PM It starts at 7:00 with 15minute slots and usually a feature


Cartems Donuterie (Mount Pleasant)
– confirmed February 2, 2016
2190 Main Street, Vancouver
(778) 707-1114
7 – 10 pm
For more info, check their Facebook page.
Hosted by Jess Vaira.


Corduroy Lounge
– confirmed November 11, 2014
1943 Cornwall Ave, Vancouver
(604) 733-0162
7pm – 11pm (sign-up at 6:30pm)
Good stage and everyone is welcome! Bands & solo artists, strings, horns, vocals, etc.
Original music preferred.
Hosted by Michael Averill


The Motorbike Open Mic
– confirmed November 26, 2018
350 W 8th Ave, Vancouver
(778) 723-6686
7 – 11pm (sign-up at 6:30pm)
Jammer Cafe Motors combines motorcycles and music… what’s not to like?
Two microphones and house guitar available, plenty of inputs for the PA.
Hosted by Ian Is.


Pat’s Pub
– confirmed May 4, 2018
EVERY SECOND TUESDAY – calendar here
403 E Hastings St, Vancouver
(604) 255-4301
7:30 – 10:30pm (sign-up at 7pm)
Great stage, piano available, drink specials too.
Play a tune, tell a joke, read some poetry, whatever expression of art is your thang.
Hosted by Jess Vaira.


Maple Ridge

Ridge Brewing Co.
– confirmed October 4, 2017
Every first Tuesday of the month
#2 – 22826 Dewdney Trunk Road, Maple Ridge
(604) 380-0888
7 – 9 pm (sign-up starts at 6:30 pm)
Hosted by Caden Knudson and Tony Rees


New Westminster

The Heritage Grill
– confirmed November 9, 2018
447 Columbia St, New Westminster
(604) 759-0819
8pm – midnight
This is an open jam, with backing musicians, feel free to come on stage and jam.
All players welcome, any style of music, fun for all in the heart of New West.
The jam is hosted by Ted Okos, lead singer for Doug and the Slugs, Clayton Hill, drummer for Trooper and Steve Crane on guitar.


Royal City Literary Arts Society’s Songwriters Open Mic
– confirmed January 24, 2017
447 Columbia Street, New Westminster (Heritage Grill, back room)
(604) 759-0819
7 – 9pm
First Tuesday of the month, original music only.
Great venue with good sound, good food and beverages, supportive and attentive audience.
All ages welcome, no cover.
Facebook group: RCLAS New Westminster Songwriter Open Mic.
Co-hosts Enrico Renz, Lawren Nemeth and Poul Bech.


Port Coquitlam

Cat & Fiddle Pub
– confirmed November 7, 2017
1979 Brown St, Port Coquitlam
(604) 941-8822
6 – 10 pm
Hosted by Ben



“Locals Live” open mic
– confirmed May 12, 2017
Firerock Lounge (Westin hotel)
4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC
(604) 935-4345
9:00 pm – 12:30 am
Basic drum kit, PA, guitar and bass available
Hosted by Kris Branch