Bill Henderson of Chilliwack is a genuine Canadian music legend. Don’t miss this chance to hear him and his band. (Lexi Bainas/Citizen)

Chilliwack’s Bill Henderson to play Parksville

Will be joined by former bandmate Claire Lawrence on Oct. 12

Bill Henderson of legendary Canadian rock group Chilliwack is set to play Parksville this weekend.

On Oct. 12, Henderson and Claire Lawrence, another former member of Chilliwack, will perform at the Knox United Church in Parksville.

It’s been almost 50 years since Chilliwack first formed in British Columbia, and Henderson is still going strong.

At age 74, he has a storied career behind him. He was named a Member of the Order of Canada in 2015, induced into the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fame in 1994 and won a Juno for Producer of the Year in 1983.

Tickets for the intimate show, which are rare occurrences for Henderson, can be purchased at Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, at Mulberry Bush Book Store in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, or online at eventbrite.com. Tickets are $40 and doors are at 7 p.m.

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