Shopping / Dining
Escape the everyday chain store shopping ordeal and experience the astounding range of opportunities to lighten your wallet in Vancouver Island's Parksville and Qualicum Beach region. From Parksville’s thriving commercial district to Qualicum Beach’s pedestrian-friendly village. From the one stop shop of Wembley Mall to the country funk of Coombs and Lighthouse Country, the region is full of treasures and bargains just waiting for you to explore.
Read more about shopping in the Parksville and Qualicum Beach region.Dining
Beachside ice cream cones and hot dogs definitely have their appeal, but Oceanside serves up a cornucopia of dining choices that cover every taste and budget. Seafood is a local specialty, of course, but Thai, Chinese, Californian, French, Japanese, Vietnamese, Irish, and fusion cuisines are all on the menu.
Read more about dining in the Parksville and Qualicum Beach region.
Download the Qualicum Beach "Shop to Shore Shuttle" schedule, stop list, and route map. The Town of Qualicum Beach has also put together this handy brochure about the shuttle that takes people from the beachfront and resorts to the shops, restaurants, and other attractions downtown.