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Vancouver Island Events

Aug 12, 2018
Aug 11, 2018 to Aug 12, 2018
fair

105th Annual Coombs Fair

Our gift to our local communities! Enjoy family fun and education. Watch the 4H clubs in action, showing their animals and interesting projects. Come on down and take a "gander" at the impressive exhibits. You may recognize some names of people you know. Take part yourself! We welcome your contributions to this fun event.

Activities usually include pancake breakfasts each morning, chicken & duck races, a Ladies’ nail driving competition, plus all kinds of demonstrations a...more info
Category:Family
Start:Aug 11, 2018
End:Aug 12, 2018
Location:Coombs Fair Grounds
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
latin

Corta Jaca Dance, Ballroom & Latin Dance Lessons each Sunday (December schedule limited, see website).
6:30 Beginners 7:30 Intermediates.
Everyone welcome
Contact Andy Mundy
778-424-9994
http://www.cortajacadance.ca/
Category:Workshop
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:6:30pm – 8:30pm
Address:280 Lions Way, Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Name:Andy Mundy
Phone:778-424-9994
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
chicago

Broadway’s longest-running American musical is a dazzling and satirical look at fame, justice and the media machine.
Set in 1920’s Chicago and based on real life murders and trials CHICAGO follows Roxie Hart, Velma Kelly, Billy Flynn,
Matron “Mama” Morton and Amos Hart on a wild journey at a time when celebrity was everything. CHICAGO is a musical
spectacular that is as addictive as gossip rags and as unforgettable as any trial of the century.
All That Jazz, The Cell Block Tango and Razzle Dazzle t...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:Various Times
Location:The Village Theatre Qualicum Beach
Cost:$12/$23/$25
 
Aug 12, 2018
pgosa

Casual Cycling with PGOSA.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:10 am - 1 pm
Location:Parksville Civic Centre
Cost:See website for membership info.
Phone:(250) 586-5055
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
crown

Come on down to the Crown & jam with Big Daddy at the best jam on Vancouver Island!

Date(s):
Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 3:00pm
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
Category:Concerts
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:3:00pm
Address:6120 West Island Hwy Qualicum Beach
Location:Crown & Anchor
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
golf

Enjoy an evening out with your Family at the Golf Course. This night is designed to introduce kids and adults to golf in a friendly setting.

No golfing experience needed. Enjoy our Tee it Forward Tees. Complimentary range balls for all juniors. Golf clubs are provided at no charge. Play the golf course after 5PM (maximum of four players per group)
Category:Golf
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:5:00pm
Address:469 Memorial Ave. Qualicum Beach
Location:Q.B. Memorial Golf Course
Cost:$10 p.p.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
bike

Intermediate Cycling with PGOSA.

Category:Events
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:10:00 am-1:00 pm
Location:Parksville Civic Centre
Cost:See website for membership info.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
kid


Plan to spend the day at KidFest, located in the Parksville Community Park - Kite Field (main grassy area beside the Beach Volleyball Courts and Skateboard Park,) from 10-3pm to enjoy the following:
Community Booths
Over 25 booths to visit, try a new skill, join a new club, play fun field games, be creative!
Stage Entertainment
Local youth talent from Vancouver Island will perform to experience a 'big' performance. Be sure to cheer them on and show your appreciation.
Field Activities
Enjoy a variety...more info
Category:Family
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:10 am - 3 pm
Location:Parksville Community Park
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 10, 2018 to Sep 1, 2018
light

A show of original art exploring the theme of LIGHT. This is an Oceanside Community Arts Council Members’ exhibition, featuring 2D mediums including photography.
On display July 21 through September 1.
Category:Art
Start:Aug 10, 2018
End:Sep 1, 2018
Time:11:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 12, 2018
aaa

Mid-Island Public Market

Welcome to the new Mid-Island Public Market (previously Parksville Farmers Market).

The new market will be the vibrant gathering place for the mid-island community, with fresh organic produce from local farmers, artisan breads and cured meats, international foods and delicatessen, local artists, crafts, music and local wineries, breweries and distilleries. It'll be a celebration of local art, music, and mid-island businesses, who are excited to introduce themselves to you.
...more info
Category:Markets
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:1245 E. Island Highway, Parksville
Location:Parksville Museum
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 10, 2018 to Sep 1, 2018
monetmonet
Monet ReVisited Exhibit - Robert Held

The singular exhibit of the summer, renowned glass artist Robert Held recreates Monet's garden at Giverny is this stunning multi-medium exhibit. Glass, water, and art come together in Held's homage to one of the most influential impressionist painters ever.

Held's fascination with glass has always been the colour and transparency and Monet has always been his 'go to' artist for ...more info
Category:Art
Start:Aug 10, 2018
End:Sep 1, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:By suggested donation $5
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
ball

Pickleball at Nanoose Place every Tues, Thurs & Sunday. Visit their website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:1 - 3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Jul 13, 2018 to Aug 19, 2018
sand

QF Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition 2018

The QF Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition begins with the "pound up" on Thursday July 12th, when sculptors build and fill their forms. Once their forms are filled and the sculptor feels they are solidly packed, they may remove their forms and begin carving. The public can watch the carving take place beginning Friday, July 13 at 2 pm. Judging will take place on Sunday from 3-5 pm and the winners will be announced Su...more info
Category:Events
Start:Jul 13, 2018
End:Aug 19, 2018
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville
Location:Parksville Community Park
Cost:Suggested donation of $3.00 per person
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
monet
Robert Held: MONET reVISITED, the exhibit is on display July 21 through Sept 1.

Glass / Light / Water / Art

10 am - 4 pm , Tues thru Sun.



Date(s):
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:00am
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:00am
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00am
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:00am
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 10:00am
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:00am
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 10:00am
Category:Art
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:10:00am
Address:133 McMillan Street Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 27, 2018 to Aug 30, 2018
lift

Enjoy a scenic chairlift ride up to an elevation of 1500 metres. This ride offers spectacular views of the Salish Sea and the oldest provincial park in the Province of B.C. After your ride up, enjoy a hike down the winding Linton's Loop Trail that takes you back to the base of Mount Washington.

June 23-July 12 / 11am to 5pm daily

July 13-Sep / 11am to 5pm Mon-Wed

July 13-Sep / 11am to 6:30 Thur-Sun

Date(s):
Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 3...more info
Category:Events
Start:Jun 27, 2018
End:Aug 30, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address:Strathcona Parkway
Location:Mt. Washington Alpine Resort
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
sec

The second Sunday of each month, 8 am - Noon
Lots of fun, food, great live music, and shopping.
June - Lion's Silent Auction + BSHS BIG Garage Sale!

Check out the vendors at - https://www.facebook.com/SecondSundayMarket/
Everything from a great selection of unique, handmade items, vintage collectibles, crafting supplies, tools, and household goods.
We also have a yummy pancake breakfast and live music.

Vendors - Only $10 ($11 non-members) inside or out.
778-424-9900 leave message

Date(s):
Su...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:8 am - Noon, second sunday of each month
Address:240 Lion's Way Qualicum Bay
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Cost:Free to browse, with items available to purchase
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
smoke

Make Sunday your favourite day of the week with Smoke 'N Water's signature brunch buffet, every Sunday from 9-2. Whether you’re craving breakfast or lunch you will find a great selection of fresh, house made dishes to satisfy your appetite.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:9:00am
Address:1-1600 Strougler Rd, Nanoose Bay
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Cost:Adults $17.95 Kids 6-12 $8.95 Kids 5 & Under Free.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
jazz

Sunday Night Swing Jazz Jam with Tangerine Swing Band

Come join in the Jazz jamboree, every Second Sunday at 7pm, or come be a spectator, they are sure to have you up out of your seats and on the dance floor!!
Singers/players Pre-registration is required
to register or for more information, contact Mitch at rupert.funnyhat@gmail.com
Category:Events
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$5 (performers free)
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 10, 2018 to Aug 18, 2018

musicTim Hortons Free Concert Series Enjoy concerts in the park brought to you by Tim Hortons Friday and Saturday evenings on the dates listed below. They are free to the public and take place at the Picnic Shelter in the Parksville Community Park from 6:30pm - 8:30pm with the exception of the Saturday August 11th concerts, which will be held on the Kite Field prior to the Quality Foods "Festival of Lights" fireworks. Bring your blanket or chair but be prepared to dance!

Friday, August 10 - Butts Giraud &...more info
Category:Concerts
Start:Aug 10, 2018
End:Aug 18, 2018
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Parksville Community Park
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 12, 2018
beach

Everyone welcome to this drop in Outdoor Yoga Class every Sat. and Sun. in July and August, on the grass overlooking Rathtrevor Beach. Meet Tracey Pike at Beach Acres Resort near the Blackgoose Pub. Bring a mat or towel, water and sunscreen. All levels of fitness welcome. Weather permitting. Part proceeds will support a local charity.

Date(s):
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 9:30am
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 9:30am
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 9:30am
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 9:30am
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 9:30...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Aug 12, 2018
Time:9:30am
Address:1051 Resort Drive (Black Goose Pub Area)
Location:Beach Acres Resort
Cost:Donation: suggested $10
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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