April event listings

(Steven Gerner/Flickr Commons)

(Steven Gerner/Flickr Commons)

April 3 – Rang De Basanti, Campus green in front of Old Main

Celebrate unity by throwing colours. The event is free to attend. Food will be availble, but tickets must be purchased beforehand at TRU World reception and TRUSU desk.Tickets are $15 for Students (until March 31) and $25 for non-students. 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

April 8 – The Great White Hootenanny with Shred Kelly, Heroes Pub

Presented by the TRU Events students, Shred Kelly is playing at Heroes Pub.Tickets are available at the TRUSU Desk, Oronge Boardshop, The Lemonade Stand, Eaglepoint Golf Course, and the Lone Wolf Gallery.Tickets are $10 presale and $15 at

the door. 8 p.m.

April 9 to 18 – 17th Annual Kamloops Wine Festival, The Coast Hotel (and various wineries)

Attend wine tastings, dinners and seminars
 on all things wine. Here is an

opportunity to support the KAG in their massive fundraiser. Sample 250 B.C. wines and listen to live music at the consumer wine tasting event. Visit the tourism Kamloops website for a full schedule and ticket information.

April 10 – Last Class Bash,TRU campus

Meet up with your classmates and high five one another for finishing another year at the Last class bash presented by TRUSU.This on-campus party features a beer garden, free food, games and live music. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

April 17 – BFA Graduating Exhibition Opening, Old Main Gallery

TRU Bachelor of Fine Arts students are presenting their final artwork in their graduating exhibition.mThe gallery is located in OM across from the Blackbox theatre. Follwing the opening night, the gallery will be open to the public for two weeks. 7 p.m.

April 17 – The Comic Strippers,The Sagebrush Theatre

The Sagebrush theatre is the only place in Kamloops that you’ll find comedy, improv, and (fictitious) male strippers all rolled into one show. Check out some of Canada’s best improv comedians perform their own special brand of sexy comedy.Tickets kamloopslive.ca or call 250-374-LIVE (5483).