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Vancouver Island Events

Jun 23, 2018
Jun 23, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
Amateur Radio Field Day 2018

Since 1933 ham radio operators across North America and around the world have established temporary radio communications facilities in public locations on Field Day weekend – the fourth weekend in June – to showcase the science and skill of amateur radio. Field Day communications are accomplished using emergency power and under conditions which simulate how we might provide communications during a major disaster. More than 35,000 people from thousands of locations participated in Field Day in 2017.

For over 100 years, Amateur Radio – sometimes called ham radi...more info
Category:Events
Start:Jun 23, 2018
End:Jun 24, 2018
Location:Parksville Community Park & Beach
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 23, 2018
denman

Saturday's, 9:30am-12:30pm. You’ll find a wide range of fresh island produce, baked goods, gift items and more. It’s held on the grass field beside the Marcus Isbister Old School Centre at 5901 Denman Road, with the Island’s Recycling Depot right next door.
Category:Events
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:9:30am-12:30pm
Address:5901 Denman Rd behind the recycling depot Denman Island
Location:Denmand Island Farmers' Market
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
errington

Errington Farmers Market

Wouldn’t it be lovely to spend your Saturday morning under the shade of the trees in our community park? Come join us for fun, food, and friendship. There is live music every week, a coffee shop, and a variety of vendors to browse. You will find fresh farm + garden produce, baking, soaps, jewellery, pottery, textiles, plants, flowers, wine, meat and more. We’re in the park every Saturday 10 AM to 1 PM from May through September.

Support our market by spending a dollar to...more info
Category:Markets
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:10 AM to 1 PM
Address:1550 Veterans Rd, Errington
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
cart

Go-Kart Rentals are ideal for all ages. Take a ride around the 3/8 mile oval track where the Champions race! All carts are equipped with a remote shut-off switch for your safety. Children 7 years and older ride on their own. Under 7 ride for FREE, when accompanied by an adult. Monster Truck Rides: $15/ride (weather permitting).

We are open 12-4pm, Saturday & Sundays until the end of June when we switch to our Summer hours.

Date(s):
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 12:...more info
Category:Family
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:12:00pm
Address:2380 Macaulay Road Black Creek
Location:Saratoga Speedway
Cost:Go-Karts: $15/10 laps pp. Monster Truck Rides: $15/ride
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
grease

It’s the One that You Want!
Dust off your leather jacket, pull on your bobby-socks, and bop back in time as Danny and Sandy fall in love. This fun Broadway musical features all the comedy, drama, and unforgettable songs that have made it one of the most popular musicals in the world.
Please see our website for a complete list of showtimes and ticket package options available. Showing June 8 thru September 1, 2018.

Date(s):
Friday, June 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 2:00pm
Wednesday...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address:9737 Chemainus Rd Chemainus
Location:Chemainus Theatre Festival
Cost:From $27
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
sing

Heather is a dynamic performer with a sultry voice. Feeling right at home on the keys of a piano she brings a variety of sounds to the evening, from old time favourites and popular standards to contemporary and pop tunes. Come enjoy seaside dinning and a lively performance.
Category:Concerts
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time: 6:00pm
Address:240 Dogwood St Parksville
Location:Bayside Bistro & Lounge
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
Quality Foods/NexGen Hearing Lawn Bowling Open Pairs Tournament

Welcome to the first of the premier events at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club for this 2018 season. Quality Foods and NexGen Hearing are co-sponsoring this special tournament which will welcome some of the best lawn bowlers on the Island. Our club is a warm and welcoming place, barrier free and a place that will make you feel like you're part of the ever-growing lawn bowling family.

This sport and curling share a lot in common and many curlers, seeking some summer fun look to lawn bowling to keep up their skills. Don't und...more info
Category:Family
Start:Jun 22, 2018
End:Jun 24, 2018
Time:9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm
Address:149 Stanford Avenue East, Parksville
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 21, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
fairy

VIU's Milner Gardens 8th Annual Fairy Houses

Do you believe in fairies? Did you know fairies wear Foxglove flowers as hats, gloves, and petticoats?

Meander the sun dappled shadows of Milner Gardens on your self-guided search for areas Fairy Houses may have magically appeared, in honour of International Fairy Day and Veronica Milner's belief in fairies.

Admission adults $12, youth $7, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult, Milner Gardens members, and current VIU students with card enter fr...more info
Category:Family
Start:Jun 21, 2018
End:Jun 24, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach
Location:VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$12 adult $7 youth, children 12 and under free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
art

9th Annual Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden

9th Annual Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden! featuring over 90 artisans, live music and food. Admission is $5 per person, proceeds going to Nanoose community Services - helping families and seniors in our community.

Come walk the Gardens and be inspired by the beautiful arts and crafts from over 90 talented artisans while listening to live music and enjoying treats and food from 2 food and 3 snack vendors.

Private property is owned by the Seselja family locat...more info
Category:Events
Start:Jun 23, 2018
End:Jun 24, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2525 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
lions

Meat Draws every Saturday at the Rocking Horse Pub from 3:00 to 5:00 pm (except for summer break)
Category:Events
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:3 - 5 PM
Address:2038 Sanders Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Rocking Horse Pub
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 1, 2018 to Jun 30, 2018
gate

Through the month of June the Golden Shrine will be open for an hour of guided meditation at 10 am. The grounds will also be open to the public until 3pm. Come and visit the Golden Buddha. Sit and contemplate, meditate for a while, light a butter lamp for your loved ones and browse the gift shop. Your donation is gratefully received and helps to keep the center open. Families/children welcome.
Category:Workshop
Start:Jun 1, 2018
End:Jun 30, 2018
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:2800 Grafton Av COOMBS
Location:Kathok Centre
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
pan

Welcome Back to the 2018 Pancake Breakfasts season! Every Sat (until last Sat in Sep). includes pancakes, sausages, coffee & orange juice. Tables inside if the weather is cool or rainy. We look forward to seeing you. 8:30-11:30am
Category:Events
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:8:30am
Address:180 Veteran's Way Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Legion Branch 76
Cost:Adults $6 / Kids 5-10yrs $3 / under 5 Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
QB%20market
Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market - a great way to start your Saturday morning. Whether you're visiting for the first time, or are a lifelong resident, a visit to Veteran's Way and Memorial is where you'll find the best in fresh fruits, vegetables and berries, plants and cut flowers, fresh baked goods, jams and jellies, fish, chicken and pork, as well as a wide range of local crafts. Visit their website for more info.
Category:Markets
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 23, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
cross

Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR C 14yrs+

This comprehensive two-day course offers first aid and CPR skills for those who need training for work or would like more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years. Qualicum Commons two days, Saturday and Sunday, June 23rd and ...more info
Category:Workshop
Start:Jun 23, 2018
End:Jun 24, 2018
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$159
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
art

The art from this exhibit represents a wide range of experience from a few years to more than 2 decades and an eclectic mix of subjects and styles. Seascapes, landscapes, still life, figurative art, and abstracts in a variety of mediums (pastel, oil, watercolour, mixed media, and acrylic) will be on display at the show.

Jun 5-Jul 14, Tues-Sun,10am-4pm.

Date(s):
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 11:00am
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 11:00am
Satu...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address:133 McMillan St. Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
will

Will Millar, as the former leader of The Irish Rovers, has now returned to his first creative love of Painting. In this he is a voyager into the Ireland of his youth, portraying the country in the 1950’s. Before, as he puts it, "Ireland rushed into the Wero world like a Celtic tiger".

On display June 5 thru July 14, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-4pm.
Category:Concerts
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:10:00am
Address:133 McMillan Street Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 23, 2018
yoga

Level 1 Drop-in: Introduces the foundation of Iyengar Yoga standing poses. Also introduced at this level is the basis of the seated poses, twists, balancing postures, shoulder stand and deep relaxation. The benefits include increased mobility, stability and strength. Yoga philosophy is introduced. These classes are suitable for all beginning students in Iyengar Yoga. Minimum of 6 months regular attendance is recommended before moving to Level 2.

Date(s):
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10:00am
Saturday, May...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Jun 23, 2018
Time:10:00am
Address:203-891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health and Yoga Centre
Cost:Adult Drop-In $17 Seniors $15 Punch Cards & Passes available
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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