Bring out the metal in you and celebrate your Monday with Metal Monday! Metal Monday offers different types of entertainment every week including once a month live bands who are touring across Western Canada. Covers on live band nights are usually $5.00 and we are always serving up a bucket of 5 iced cold Lucky beers for $20 and shot of Jagermeister for $4. Other Metal Monday events include: Metal Karaoke, Metal Trivia, Name that Metal Band and one of our favorites, Metal BINGO!


It’s CAMBIEOKIE time! Nanaimo’s best version of karaoke, Cambieokie. Your host J-RAD has one of the largest selections of music to choose from in the city and can bring out the inner “singing in the shower” personality. The tunes start playing at 9 PM but the singing starts at 10 PM and we go till 1 AM playing everybody’s favorite music. Don’t want to sing? No problem, the Cambie offers up a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere to just sit back and relax and listen to the voices of Nanaimo. Cambieokie is so popular in Nanaimo that our dance floor is always packed. Come down to The Cambie Nanaimo and tell the world you are a Cambieoker!


Dust off your triangle, bongo drums, guitar or trumpet and come on down to The Cambie Nanaimo on a Wednesday night for our Open Style, Open Jam night of entertainment. We encourage anyone with an aspiring or accomplished musical talent to come on down and play on our stage. We are open to all musical styles whether that is Rock, Soul, R&B, Jazz, Blues, Rap, Grunge or Classical. Not a musician? Our mic is open to anyone wanting to perform on the stage in comedy or poetry recital also; we just want to showcase Nanaimo’s talent.


Enter The VOID at The Cambie Nanaimo. What is The VOID? It is our in-house 45 vinyl spinning DJ playing the classic songs of every genre you can imagine. The VOID is a showcase of all the classic favorites in Reggae, R&B, Soul, Grunge, Psych, Afro Funk, Funk and basically any type of music you will find on a 45 vinyl record. Your host DJ_VDUB will entertain all requests from his library of over 500 titles from the 50s all the way up to today’s music. The music starts at 10 PM and goes till 1 AM and most important there will never be a cover charge. There are drink specials all night and we strongly encourage dance floor moves and grooves. Come on down to The Cambie Nanaimo and enter The VOID!

Fridays and Saturdays:

Live entertainment at Nanaimo’s finest. The Cambie Nanaimo showcases musical talent of all spectrums from all across Western Canada looking to show off their musical skills. Door covers range anywhere from $5-10 with proceeds going directly to the artists playing. We have drink specials all night and bands usually take the stage around 10 PM till 1 AM. Come on down and help support some local or Western Canadian talent.


Sunday’s at the Cambie Nanaimo are a day of relaxation. Kick back with an ice cold beverage and listen to your favorite tunes on our FREE Jukebox or if you want to play a little pool you play that for FREE also. In the summer we have one of Nanaimo’s best back of the house patios where you can soak up the sun, listen to some tunes and share some laughs with your friends, so come on down to the Cambie and recharge yourself before another Monday hits.

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