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Vancouver Island Events

Oct 5, 2019
Sep 28, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
art

3,2,1-Create Exhibition

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Over the past decade, the three artists have been working together. The photographer, Don Zeghers, takes artistic photos during vacations and daily events that often inspire Krista Zeghers and Coreen Zerr. Together the three artists will confer on various photos that can be combined or altered to produce a new image. Sometimes the photographer will go out and purposefully find pho...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 28, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019 to Oct 7, 2019
Active Aging Week

Inspire wellness with free activities all week from October 1 to 7 in celebration of active aging. Local resources will be showcased and older adults are invited to try a fitness or yoga class, spinning or model railroad club or take a brain and nutrition workshop and much more.

Free events will be posted online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation. Or call 250-248-3252.
Category:Art
Start:Oct 1, 2019
End:Oct 7, 2019
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 3, 2019 to Oct 7, 2019
friends

Active Aging Week

Inspire wellness with free activities all week from October 1 to 7 in celebration of active aging. Local resources will be showcased and older adults are invited to try a fitness or yoga class, spinning or model railroad club or take a brain and nutrition workshop and much more.

Free events will be posted online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation. Or call 250-248-3252.
Category:Events
Start:Oct 3, 2019
End:Oct 7, 2019
 
Oct 5, 2019
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
coffee

Held on the first Saturday of each month. Always an interesting mix of local talents. Admission $5.00 at the door. Musicians and entertainers free. Coffee and treats available from the kitchen. Coffee courtesy of Creekmore Coffee
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road Errington
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
dinner

Dinner & Dance

Come enjoy the taste of Fall at a Turkey Dinner & Dance at the Bradley Centre on Saturday October 5th. Doors open at 5:30, dinner served at 6:00. Tickets in advance at eventbrite.com, the Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, Mulberry Bush Books in Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Call Susan with your music request or for more information: 250-586-3086.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:975 Shearme Rd, Coombs
Location:The Bradley Centre
Cost:$40
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
doug

New World Flamenco

Originally formed in 2000 by guitarist Doug Towle, De La Terra is a searing blend of Salsa, Flamenco and World Beat.

Doug takes the Spanish guitar to new heights. His flawless technique and amazing speed combine with a sophisticated sense of melody to make him one of the finest players of our time. But he’s not just a spectacular musician he is also a gifted writer and arranger. His songs bring impressions of joy and passion to anyone who hears them. He takes his listeners on a j...more info
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
Emergency Preparedness Expo 2019

Hosted by Emergency Management Oceanside, Expo 2019 offers something for everyone and it's all free! Join first responders, government agencies, emergency supply vendors, utilities and emergency partners who will host a variety of activities to emphasize the importance of taking steps to improve emergency preparedness and response.

Displays, demonstrations and workshops to learn about the challenges we face in an emergency and how to be better prepared. Learn about and sign up for the new Voyent Alert! notification system for Parksville-Qualicum Beach.
...more info
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:747 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
market

Errington Farmers Market - 2019 Harvest Market

The leaves are beginning to turn, the evenings are getting cooler and the shadows longer.

With the end of summer comes one of the most productive and bountiful times of the year here on Vancouver Island, and the Errington Farmers Market is getting ready to celebrate it at the annual Harvest Market on October 5th.

It's the final market of the season, and an extra special event for food and art lovers. The market will run during the regular market h...more info
Category:Farmers Market
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall and Old Fire Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
smoke

Live Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
bingo

club ride at Hammerfest trails
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:9:00am - 11:00pm
Location:yellow gate just before you reach Englishman river park Errington,
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 3, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
treasure

'Nature's Hidden Treasures' Exhibition by Rich Williams

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Rich Williams' work is primarily in acrylics and watercolour, and covers a cross-section of subjects such as landscapes, structures, boats, florals and abstracts.

From a very early age Rich was interested in art. Studying art in high school only tweaked his interest more. He attended S.A.I.T., taking first-year Architectural Technology where...more info
Category:Art
Start:Oct 3, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 28, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
art

'Nature's Hidden Treasures' Exhibition by Rich Williams

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Rich Williams' work is primarily in acrylics and watercolour, and covers a cross-section of subjects such as landscapes, structures, boats, florals and abstracts.

From a very early age Rich was interested in art. Studying art in high school only tweaked his interest more. He attended S.A.I.T., taking first-year Architectural Technology where he l...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 28, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019
rock

Parksville Rock & Gem Show 2019

This is our Second Annual Show. The Parksville and District Rock and Gem Club is excited to invite everyone to explore rocks and gems. We will have Children's activities, information on local geology and fossils, rock and gem related products to buy and a wonderful food concession of local healthy items. There is something for everyone and for all ages.
Category:Events
Start:Oct 5, 2019
End:Oct 6, 2019
Time:Sat - 9:30am - 4:30pm; Sun - 9:30am - 4:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:$3 per adult; under 12 free with adult
 
Oct 5, 2019
Public Raku Day

Pyromania Pottery wants you to experience the magic & beauty of participating in a raku firing on Oct 5th. Choose an unglazed pot, starfish, seahorse, fish, leaf, heart, cat or whale made by one of our potters, glaze it with their help, and we will fire it for you in an hour or two.

Take it home that same day - reservations required! Please call 250-954-1775 between 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily to book your spot!

Handicapped parking only the the upper parking beside the store.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am
Address:2344 Alberni Highway, Coombs
Location:Pyromania Pottery
Cost:$25
 
Oct 5, 2019
union

Every Saturday, fundraiser for the Pythian Sisters.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay,
Location:Highwayman Saloon
Cost:No Cover
Phone:335-0256
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
Longer hours for Summer! 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 Oceanside 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.
Category:Farmers Market
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:8:30am - 1:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 5, 2019
swim

Come join us for a swim on Mondays and Wednesday 8:00pm-9:00pm, as well as Saturdays 7:00am-8:00am. Register at any time by contacting c.u.at.the.pool@gmail.com.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:Various
Address:737 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
music

Twin Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co.

For the past 7 years TWIN has been revealing their music across North America, while land-marking an international canoe tour concert series. David Fort (Guitar, Vocals) and Brooklyn Mooneyesun (Violin, Vocals) are the foundations of TWIN. Together, they create deeply integrated harmonies, melodies and song-craft. They perform everywhere from riverside docks and basements to festival stages and large venues. With four full length albums, a strong back catalog...more info
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
 
Oct 4, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019
cloud

Usui Reiki Class Level 1

Workshop fee includes manual for Usui Reiki First Degree. Additional class material to be purchased by each student: The Original Reiki Handbook by Dr. Mikao Usui, Author Frank Arjava Petter which can be ordered at www.amazon.ca. Prerequisite: none.

Workshop fee $325 includes manual, water, tea and snacks. $100 deposit required at registration, to register message or email info@whisperingwoodsholistic.com. Registration deadline Is September 25th 2019.
Category:Events
Start:Oct 4, 2019
End:Oct 6, 2019
Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Address:868 Ballenas Road West, Parksville
Location:Whispering Woods Holistic
Cost:$325
 
Oct 5, 2019
zen

Zentangle: Black Zendala Class

Register by September 28th

Learn the basic techniques for tangling on black paper while you explore round Zendala tiles. We'll tangle on a prestrung Zendala for a mandala-type look, as well as experiment with free-form drawing.

Zentangle Basics is a prerequisite.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:9:30am - 12:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$48
Website:Open Site


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