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Vancouver Island Events

Sep 1, 2018
Sep 1, 2018
art

ArtWorks is a one-of-a-kind weekend event that brings together celebrated artists, art lovers, art collectors, gallery owners and the general public. The public will have a rare opportunity to see these exceptional artists at work, meet and speak with the artists, and attend demonstrations, workshops and panel discussions. An amazing collection of fine works of art by the participating artists will be available for viewing and purchase in a pop-up gallery. ArtWorks provides an opportunity for the public to ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street Parksville
Location:Quality Resort Bayside
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 2018
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 2018 to Sep 5, 2018
Deb

Debbie Ryan has delighted audiences at The Bayside for years. With a sweet voice and skilled guitar player she entertains with style and grace. Debbie brings an extensive song book and will capture your heart with warm ballets. Come join us on Wednesday’s she will bring magic to your evening.
Category:Concerts
Start:Aug 17, 2018
End:Sep 5, 2018
Time:6:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street Parksville
Location:Quality Resort Bayside
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 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
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 2018
Time:10 AM to 1 PM
Address:1550 Veterans Rd, Errington
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address:9737 Chemainus Rd Chemainus
Location:Chemainus Theatre Festival
Cost:From $27
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 1, 2018
yoga

Progressing from the Yoga Fundamentals class series, this class deepens the foundation of Iyengar Yoga standing poses as well as continued development 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 1/2.

Students $13, Seniors $...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:Various
Address:#203 - 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health & Yoga Centre
Cost:See website
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 31, 2018 to Sep 2, 2018
lake

Gather up the festival crew and join us for a celebration of BC music at the most beautiful venue on Vancouver Island! Enjoy camping, a covered dancing area, and music by your favourite local artists. 19 + Event
Located just outside the town of Lake Cowichan, Laketown Ranch is the festival venue of your dreams. Campers will enjoy beautiful, flat campsites steps away from the newly-designed Flats Stage, flush toilets, and showers.
The performance schedule can be found on the Laketown Ranch app. or online...more info
Category:Events
Start:Aug 31, 2018
End:Sep 2, 2018
Time:4:00pm - 12:00am
Address:648-8811 Youbou Road Cowichan Lake
Location:Laketown Ranch
Cost:$119
 
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
 
Sep 1, 2018
fair

This year we are “Celebrating Volunteers”, with a fun filled day for all ages – fabulous entertainment, delicious fair food, raffles, silent auction, a variety of exhibits vying for ribbons, contests, games and activities for the kids. It’s all at the Fair!
If you want to enter an exhibit for a chance to win a ribbon, pick up one of our guides or check out our website for more info.
Category:Markets
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:240 Lions Way Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Cost:$7.00 – $12
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 2018
mic

Join us on Saturday evening from 7-11pm for a great evening of live music. Come for dinner, stay and dance the night away. Adults Only, 19+.

June 16 - Buffalo Pound

June 23 - Mulligans

June 30 - Ryder Bachman

July 7 - Mulligans

July 14 - Kelly Fawcett

July 21 - Butts and Friends Blues

July 28 - The Enablers
Category:Concerts
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:3109 West Island Highway Qualicum Beach
Location:The Shady Rest
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
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 2018
Time:3 - 5 PM
Address:2038 Sanders Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Rocking Horse Pub
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 2018
music

Vancouver Island Symphony is proud to announce the Noteworthy Kids Club! Starts this September. A club for kids in grade 4-7 who love music! Learn more about what happens behind the scenes at the Symphony. Give us a call to learn more – 250-754-0177.
Category:Events
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Address:125 Front Street Nanaimo
Location:The Port Theatre
Phone:250-754-0177
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 2018
Time:9-12 noon
Location:Lacrosse Box in the Parksville Community Park
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 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.
Category:Art
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:8:30am
Address:180 Veterans Way Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Legion (Branch #76),
Cost:$3 – $10
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 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:Sep 1, 2018
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 31, 2018 to Sep 2, 2018
weave

Volleybash 28

28 years ago, a love for the sport of beach volleyball led to the creation of the largest and longest running beach volleyball tournament on Vancouver Island, Volleybash.

This annual event is a favorite among players from all across the province including Vancouver, Kelowna, and of course Vancouver Island. It attracts a variety of players of different levels and ages, but they all come to Parksville to have fun and play volleyball.

The 3-day tournament features 32 courts and 1 featu...more info
Category:Family
Start:Aug 31, 2018
End:Sep 2, 2018
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 1, 2018
my

Oceanside Community MakerSpace is proud to open its doors to non-members the first Saturday of the month from 1:00 pm to 4:00 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!
Category:Events
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Address:133 McMillan St, Parksville
Location:Oceanside Community MakerSpace
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 1, 2018
zen

Zentangle Basics Class

If you've been wanting to try Zentangle, this is the class for you!

We will explore the world of Zentangle, learning some basic tangles as well as the philosophy and the process of this fun art form. With one simple stroke at a time, you'll discover how simple, relaxing and enjoyable it can be. You'll create two tiles of your own, and have a chance to see how they fit into a larger mosaic. Anyone can practice Zentangle, and benefit from the meditative aspect of this form of draw...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Sep 1, 2018
Time:9:30am
Address:133 McMillan St., Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$48
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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