Category Archives: News

Robert Moyes writes about our upcoming Live Kicks season

These Shows are Golden! By Robert Moyes Published in Golden Star Sept 28, 2016 During one of the recent Summer Kicks shows a delighted out-of-town visitor praised the event for its “friendly, family picnic vibe,” and it was one of the favourite comments heard by KHC’s artistic director Bill Usher. “The shows were attracting 300 to 400…

Golden & Area “A” Art Guild group show at AGOG

Kicking Horse Culture and the Art Gallery of Golden is very pleased to present the Golden & Area “A” Art Guild in a group show at the Art Gallery of Golden opening with a “meet the artist” reception from 5 to 7pm on Friday, September 9. All are very welcome. About the Guild, Krys Sikora…

Summer Kicks Artist Lineups

Kicking Horse Culture is pleased to present Summer Kicks for it’s 11th season down by the covered bridge in Golden’s Spirit Square. Thanks to the amazing support of the Town of Golden and CSRD Area ‘A’ these are free weekly concerts featuring Canadian touring headliners and local artists alike. Check out the artists and their…

AGOG presents Claude Lépine Ciels de Kicking Horse

The Art Gallery of Golden is pleased to welcome Claude Lépine at the opening reception for his new exhibit “Ciels de Kicking Horse” on Friday evening, March 11. Come visit with Claude and chat more about his work. All are very welcome. Claude’s artist statement below (en français ci-dessous) This series of pastels, Ciels de Kicking…

Maritime royalty Laura Smith plays Golden house concert – Feb. 28

CBC Radio listeners of Peter Gzowski’s wonderful morning shows will certainly remember Laura Smith. Reading from Laura’s bio: In 1996, she won two East Coast Music Awards (Female Artist, Album of the Year) and two Juno nominations (for Best New Solo Artist and Best Roots and Traditional Album). In 1995, her song “Shade of Your Love”…

Check out the new Film Kicks season

The new FILM Kicks season gets underway at the Golden Cinema/Kicking Horse Movies on Thursday Oct. 8 with WILD TALES. All film nights are on Thursday evenings and please note the 7:30pm start time this year. Kicking Horse Culture FILM Kicks gratefully acknowledges our partnership with Film Circuit, presented by TIFF, and its sponsors and supporters. Thanks…

AGOG: Let Them Run, The Salmon Century

This forward to the touring exhibit was written by Gerry Nellestijn Coordinator, Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society Since the ice age Columbia River Salmon have functioned as the major cultural, spiritual, economic and environmental influence. Once the largest run of Salmon in the world, that migration was abruptly sacrificed in the late 1930s with the construction…

Look who’s coming to play the Civic Centre this year!

We’re so excited by the upcoming Live Kicks season in the Golden Civic Centre! It’s a blockbuster season and KHC is so happy that we were able to attract such a diverse season of performances this year. Click on the montage and take a sneak peek now. Stay tuned over the next few weeks for full depth artist…

AGOG Lyn Baldwin’s “Finding Place” – runs until Labour Day

AGOG presents Lyn Baldwin Finding Place:  Exploring Home through Field Journal Art Opening reception Friday June 19, 5pm – 7pm How do we know what is true? How do we populate the imaginary terrain of our own existence with the myths that give life meaning? As a naturalist and ecologist, my work seeks to explore…

52nd Street Theatre Project thank you

Kicking Horse Culture collaborates with many folks throughout our programming year to create and produce events that we think will engage, energize and enrich our community. One such collaboration was with New York City’s 52nd Street Project at the beginning of July. We’ve just received this lovely ‘thank you’ letter from Carol Ochs, Executive Director….