Hello. Welcome to the home of The Moonliters, a Big Band—or swing band if you prefer—out of the Metro Vancouver/Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, Canada. Although our rehearsal space is in the Abbotsford region, our members come from a wide geographical region, including Washington State.

We are still looking for archival content to add. If you were a member of The Moonliters, and have some photos, recordings, or videos to contribute from your time in the band, please get in touch with us. We'd love to hear from you again!


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The Moonliters are extremely pleased to announced that our first performance in over 2 years will be for our good friends at Suburban Swing! We will be helping them celebrate their 22 year anniversary. Now that is an achievement!

Tickets are available through the Suburban Swing website and at the door.

$20 online & $25 at the door


UFV Music Festival

Evered Hall (UFV Building S) Student Union Building, 33844 King Rd, Abbotsford

Come join us for this fun event as we kick off an afternoon of music to help UFV's fledgling music program. We start the afternoon at 3, with other performances by school and community groups as well. Naturally the UFV Big Band will be performing as well!

Admisssion is by donation, and food trucks will be on site.

Dance to the Big Band sound with The Moonliters

Bradner Hall, 5305 Bradner Road, Abbotsford

Door open at 6:30 Live music from 7:30 - 11:30

In honour of Remembrance Day, if you have period dress, please wear it.

Tickets available online through our secure, online store. They are also available in person at King's Music in Abbotsford.

If you have special seating requests, please reach out to us through our email and let us know. (Reserved tables, etc.) themoonliters.bigband@gmail.com


The Moonliters are very excited to announce that we will be performing at Mill Lake for the 2019 Mill Lake Concert Series.

Although the grass at the park isn't great for dancing, for all you big band enthusiasts out there, this is a great opportunity to see and hear an authentic big band, playing the original charts.

If you love this style of music, come on out and join us for a couple of hours of toe-tapping, chair-dancing fun. And if you're really adventurous, you can always try dancing in the grass.

Don't forget your lawn chairs!


Fraser Valley Stage Presents: Starlight Radio Theatre

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Abbotsford Arts Centre, 2329 Crescent Way, Abbotsford, BC

The Moonliters will be the orchestra for Fraser Valley Stage's 2019 production of: Starlight Radio Theatre, Let There Be Love!

We are very happy to provide the soundtrack for this wonderful musical, and are extremely pleased to be part of the cast.

Tickets available now through Fraser Valley Stage. http://www.fraservalleystage.com/events/


The Moonliters Big Band

Private Function, Abbotsford

We will playing a couple of sets of swing music for a local high school's evening of swing dancing.


The Moonliters Big Band

Private Function, Chilliwack

Yes we do weddings!

We're really looking forward to this one. Jillana & Elias are both musicians who have history with a number of our band members.