More on our 2018 Rose Garden Performers


Sari Alesh

International ,Highly acclaimed  violinist

Sari was classically trained in Damascus and before the war broke out in Syria he toured Europe and the Middle East with the Syrian National Symphony Orchestra. Since arriving in Canada in February of 2016, Sari has been focusing on playing music again, continually improving his English and rebuilding his life in his new country. Join us for an exciting performance with Sari .

Owen Vaags

Singer/songwriter

Owen Vaags, is a seasoned performer at 23 yrs old.

His first performance was at Special Woodstock when he was 4 yrs old!

Owen will impress you with his insightful lyrics and unique voice. 

Vera Sagram

Bollywood dance instructer

Vera is an accomplished Bollywood dancer and will guide you through some simple moves to help you dance with her to exotic music. 

Gracie Hooper

Winner of this years talent contest in Nanaimo BC

Gracie has a beautiful voice that has captured the hearts of distinguished judges everywhere.


Len Smiley

Guitarist / Vocalist

Len Smiley , the father of the Smiley Family Band,

plays country songs from across the decades.

His  voice has been described as a cross between Willy Nelson and Glen Campbell