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Vancouver Island Events

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 15, 2018
mic

Come share your talent at our weekly open-mic night!

We are very excited to be opening up the stage to the MANY incredibly talented locals in our area. A great opportunity to meet other musicians alike!

Bring your own instruments/ prepared songs and we'll put your name on the set list.

Hosted by James
No cover

See you there!
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6-8pm
Address:2-180 Craig St, Parksville
Location:Realm Food Co
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 13, 2018 to Aug 16, 2018
errington

Adult World Music Workshops

Join us at the Errington War Memorial Hall for a fun series of one-hour workshops. We have classes for all skill levels, from beginner to advanced. Anyone over the age of 16 is welcome.

Classes include:
Monday, August 13th: Instructor Fahlon Smith
Introduction to Marimba: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Beyond Beginner Marimba: 6:15 - 7:15pm

Tuesday, August 14th: Instructor Sangito Bigelow
Beginner West African Djembe Drumming: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Beyond Beginner Djembe: 6:15 - 7:1...more info
Category:Workshop
Start:Aug 13, 2018
End:Aug 16, 2018
Time:Various Times, See Website
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$20.00 / Workshop, Specials.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
bask

Get your deerstalker cap on- the play’s afoot. Comedic genius Ken Ludwig transforms Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES into a murderously funny adventure. Watch as our intrepid investigators try to escape a dizzying web of clues, silly accents, disguises, and deceit as five actors deftly portray more than forty characters.

“Baskerville is a madcap sendup of what you might hold dear about that Doyle classic, done up in the style of The 39 Steps” DC Theatre Scene

Directed b...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:7:30pm
Location:The Village Theatre Qualicum Beach
Cost:$12/$21/$23
 
Aug 15, 2018
skate

Beat the Heat Everyone Welcome Skate

Beat the heat this summer and go for a refreshing skate at Oceanside Place Arena. Everyone Welcome skates are on Wednesdays starting July 4th through to August 22nd from 6:45 to 8:15 pm, regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252. View swim and skate schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6:45pm - 8:15pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:Regular Admission
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
bows

Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market

Don't miss out on Wednesday evenings this summer - come to the Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market and see what our lovely community has to offer you and your family. Live music/entertainment will soothe you while you browse through our various booths.

Also, stop at the stores that will be staying open during the market: Lighthouse Gifts, Salish Sea Market, Powerhouse Fitness Club and The Brew Coffee House!

Wednesday evenings from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., June 13 t...more info
Category:Markets
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:5:30 - 7:30 p.m
Address:6996 Island Highway West, Bowser
Location:Magnolia Court
 
Aug 15, 2018
carpet

Carpet Bowling at Nanoose Place each Weds 1-3:30 PM. New Players Welcome! See their website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:1-3:30 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 15, 2018
rug

Dogwood Traditional Rug Hookers at Nanoose Place every Weds 10-3. See their website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:10 AM - 3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 15, 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:Aug 15, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address:9737 Chemainus Rd Chemainus
Location:Chemainus Theatre Festival
Cost:From $27
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
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 15, 2018
music

Come and listen to our resident guitarist/vocalists Kevin and Debbie every Monday and Wednesday evening from 6-8pm.
Category:Concerts
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6-8pm.
Address:1051 Resort Drive Beach Acres Resort Parksville
Location:Black Goose Inn
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
market

Every Wednesday enjoy live music while browsing through a great selection of vendor goods.
Category:Markets
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6:00pm
Address:6996 W. Island Hwy Bowser
Location:Magnolia Court
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
smoke

Michael Patrick, jazz guitarist, and vocalist sings beautiful covers from the great American Songbook. Don’t miss this amazing musician!
Category:Art
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6:00pm
Address:1-1600 Stroulger Rd Pacific Shores Resort
Location:Smoke N' Water
Cost:No Cover
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 15, 2018
bingo
Nanoose Bay Bingo every Weds evening at the Community Center.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6pm – 10pm
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
fit

Nanoose Place Fitness, every Mond, Weds & Friday.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:9-10 am
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 15, 2018
pickle


We play at the Lacrosse Box in the Parksville Community Park Monday to Saturday 9-12 noon if the courts are dry. Evening sessions TBA. Everyone welcome. Play at no charge thanks to our sponsor Susan Forrest, Real Estate.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:9-12 noon
Location:Lacrosse Box in the Parksville Community Park
Cost:Free
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
 
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 15, 2018
seniors

A friendly comfortable place for social interaction, fun outings and gathering information. This happens every Wednesday in either Parksville or Qualicum.
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:1:00pm
Address:Varioius Locations in Parksville or Qualicum Beach
Cost:Free
Phone:250.348.2093
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 15, 2018
myspace

MakerSpace is proud to open its doors to non-members every Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm!

Come in and be greeted by a fun and motivated community of tech enthusiasts! Whether you are interested in learning 3D printing, wood carving, wood working or electronics, we've got it!

This new club of Computing/Electronics/Tinkerers Hobbyists enthusiasts might just be what you are looking for
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:Oceanside Community MakerSpace
Cost:See website
Name:Viviane Laniel
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
womb

Wombmates is a fine art book project by Hudson Wren Portraits. The book will feature and celebrate at least 25 sets of twins, with the goal to raise $2500 for Jeneece Place.
Category:Art
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:10:00am
Address:532 Herald St. Victoria
Location:Hudson Wren Studio
Cost:Minimum donation fee of $100
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
yoga

Yoga on the Beach 2018

Join us for our 7th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville Community Park Beach (Mon, Wed, Fri) and at Qualicum Beach (Tues, Thurs) from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local charities: Forward House and two student scholarships.

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings on the lawn near the end of Beachside Drive in the Parksville Community Beach Park off Corfield Street (drive into the park past the concession stand, turn right, and follow...more info
Category:Events
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Alternates between Parksville & Qualicum Beach
Cost:By Donation Only ($5 recommended)
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2018
yoga

This class will help you unwind from old stress responses and old habitual patterning we can tend to create. These exercises help to remind your brain to keep your body flexible and free from discomfort and pain after shock, injury or overuse. The exercises are very simple and very effective when in pain. It works on releasing areas of holding by re-patterning your movement and releasing, as well as integrating the mind body so the body moves more intelligently, working deeply with the nervous system. You ...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Aug 15, 2018
Time:8:30am - 9:45am
Address:203 - 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health and Yoga Centre
Cost:$17
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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