Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Oct 9, 2016 to Oct 15, 2016
Oct 9, 2016
Oct 9, 2016
Parksville Lion's & Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19yrs+. Pond hockey is not available during this session. Sundays, October 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30th.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 9, 2016
Time:12:15pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Name:RDN Recreation & Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 9, 2016
Second%20Sunday%20MarketSecond Sunday Market

Once a Month on the Second Sunday of Every Month, from 8 am - 1:00 pm. Meet your friends and enjoy a morning of food, wine, goodies, live music, and shopping. Over 60 vendors with everything from many unique, one-of-a-kind, handmade items to vintage collectibles, tools and household goods.

We are located only 10 min North of Qualicum Beach Just off the Old Island Hwy 19A on Lions Way - Turn across from the Sand Bar Cafe. Check o...more info
Category:Market
Date:Oct 9, 2016
Time:8:00am - 1:00pm
Address:240 Lion's Way, Bowser, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Phone:250-757-8172
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 10, 2016
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 11, 2016
Oct 11, 2016
Classic Rock Bingo every Tuesday night at Smoke Classic Rock Bingo every Tuesday night at Smoke 'N Water

Free to play - Lots of great prizes. Bingo Night Just Got Epic!
Category:Music
Date:Oct 11, 2016
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 11, 2016
Weekly rehearsal on Tuesdays, at the Anglican Church at 407 Wembley Road from Sept. 13/16 until May 30/17. We are always looking for new members.
Category:Music
Date:Oct 11, 2016
Time:7:30 to 9:30 pm
Address:407 Wembley Road, Parksville, B.C.
Location:Anglican Church
Cost:$50 per year
Name:Gordon Elliott
Phone:250-586-9388
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 11, 2016
Parksville Qualicum Beach Tuesday Bird Walks

The Tuesday bird walk on October 11, 2016 will be going to the Shelly Road side of the Englishman River in Parksville. Meet at the Parksville Community Park at the Lions Club Kids Playground at 9:00 a.m. or at the end of Shelly Road on the Oceanside of highway 19a in Parksville at about 9:10 a.m.

Bird walks from the Parksville Beach Community Park at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays going to different areas in and around the Parksville Qualicum Beach area.
Category:Wildlife
Date:Oct 11, 2016
Time:9:00am
Location:Parksville Community Park
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 12, 2016
Oct 12, 2016
Emergency Preparedness Workshop

After an earthquake, the first few hours will be critical. Join Michael Addiscott and local Emergency Coordinators for a FREE workshop relevant for families with school aged children, careers and those who regularly spend several hours away from their homes for work.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Other
Date:Oct 12, 2016
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 12, 2016
Live Music with Andrea Smith at Smoke N WaterLive Music with Andrea Smith at Smoke N Water

Join us every Wednesday for live music from Andrea Smith!

Andrea's been playing music for a long time, from rock and roll bar bands to jazz quartets and big bands. She wrote some songs that attracted some great players and producers and has since shared the stage and studio with many of them. She studied the art of songwriting with Shari Ulrich, Mae Moore and Ron Hynes and has indepe...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 12, 2016
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 13, 2016
Oct 13, 2016
Echo Players presents "The Cocktail Hour"Echo Players presents: "The Cocktail Hour" by A. R. Gurney, directed by Jeanne Atkinson.

John, an aspiring playwright, comes home to New York to seek his family's blessing for a play he has written based on their lives. John's parents and sister have quite a different view of themselves. Sparks fly and a lively discussion ensues during the family's customary 'cocktail hour'.

"The Cocktail Hour" is a comedy about how far one fam...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Oct 13, 2016
Time:Wed. - Sat. 7:30pm, Sunday Matinees - 2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$20 Adult, $17 Senior, $11 Student, Grp. rate (10+) $16
Name:Tina Sturgess
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 13, 2016
Geology Tour

Learn simple identification techniques and a bit about the island's geological history. Transportation will be provided from your choice of either Oceanside Place Arena at 9:00 am or Nanoose Place at 9:30 am.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Wildlife
Date:Oct 13, 2016
Time:9:30am - 12:30pm
Location:Nanoose Bay
Cost:$28
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 14, 2016
Oct 14, 2016
Echo Players presents "The Cocktail Hour"Echo Players presents: "The Cocktail Hour" by A. R. Gurney, directed by Jeanne Atkinson.

John, an aspiring playwright, comes home to New York to seek his family's blessing for a play he has written based on their lives. John's parents and sister have quite a different view of themselves. Sparks fly and a lively discussion ensues during the family's customary 'cocktail hour'.

"The Cocktail Hour" is a comedy about how far one fam...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Oct 14, 2016
Time:Wed. - Sat. 7:30pm, Sunday Matinees - 2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$20 Adult, $17 Senior, $11 Student, Grp. rate (10+) $16
Name:Tina Sturgess
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 14, 2016
Live Music with Dave Hart at Smoke N WaterLive Music with Dave Hart at Smoke N Water

Dave Hart - Solo Instrumentalist. Featuring popular songs and world themes on classical & electric guitars. Musical interludes of light jazz, rock, romantic Latin and electric blues!
Category:Music
Date:Oct 14, 2016
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 14, 2016
PK Tessman - Folk at the MACPK Tessman - Folk at the MAC

PK Tessmann is a fixture in the Vancouver Island indie-folk community. Her well-crafted, original songs are something of substance - a synergy of flowing lyrics, whispered harmonies, twinkling ukelele and acoustic guitar, and her bold, multi-faceted voice.

With over a decade of songwriting and performance behind her, Tessmann is celebrating the release of her brand new album Dear City This fall (2016). Two-time win...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 14, 2016
Time:7:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$15 (or $12 for OCAC)
Name:Maddy
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 14, 2016 to Oct 16, 2016
The Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts CentreThe Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts Centre

An incredibly eclectic variety of superb musicians from all over the world will perform at the 12th Annual Qualicum Beach Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH).

In conjunction with the Harvest of Music, The Old School House Arts Centre is also bringing many festival performers into schools on Vancouver Island as well as Qualicum Beach and ...more info
Category:Music
Start:Oct 14, 2016
End:Oct 16, 2016
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Cost:$15 / members, $18 / non-members
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 15, 2016
Oct 15, 2016
Disco Light Skate for All Ages

Flashing disco lights and pumping disco music will take you back in time.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 15, 2016
Time:5:45pm - 7:15pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:Regular Admission Rates
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 15, 2016
Echo Players presents "The Cocktail Hour"Echo Players presents: "The Cocktail Hour" by A. R. Gurney, directed by Jeanne Atkinson.

John, an aspiring playwright, comes home to New York to seek his family's blessing for a play he has written based on their lives. John's parents and sister have quite a different view of themselves. Sparks fly and a lively discussion ensues during the family's customary 'cocktail hour'.

"The Cocktail Hour" is a comedy about how far one fam...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Oct 15, 2016
Time:Wed. - Sat. 7:30pm, Sunday Matinees - 2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$20 Adult, $17 Senior, $11 Student, Grp. rate (10+) $16
Name:Tina Sturgess
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 15, 2016
Islands Luthiers Guild - Guitars by Hand ShowIslands Luthiers Guild - Guitars by Hand Show

10 am - 3 pm Saturday, October 15th - This annual event features, hand made guitars, banjos, ukeleles and other custom made musical instruments. Come and see the exotic woods and fine craftsmanship on display and talk with the luthiers who have crafted them. Coffee and refreshments available from the kitchen. Admission is free.
Category:Music
Date:Oct 15, 2016
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 15, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

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.

Savour fres...more info
Category:Market
Date:Oct 15, 2016
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Name:Mimi Shewchuk
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 15, 2016
The Bills in Concert at the Errington HallThe Bills in Concert at the Errington Hall

8:00 pm Saturday, October 15th

Well known island band play globally inspired roots music. Tickets are $25 - from Cranky Dog in Parksville, Heaven on Earth in Qualicum Beach or at the Errington General Store. Kids 6-12 $5 at the door. Coffee and great treats available from the kitchen.
Category:Music
Date:Oct 15, 2016
Time:8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Cost:$25
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 14, 2016 to Oct 16, 2016
The Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts CentreThe Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts Centre

An incredibly eclectic variety of superb musicians from all over the world will perform at the 12th Annual Qualicum Beach Harvest of Music at The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH).

In conjunction with the Harvest of Music, The Old School House Arts Centre is also bringing many festival performers into schools on Vancouver Island as well as Qualicum Beach and ...more info
Category:Music
Start:Oct 14, 2016
End:Oct 16, 2016
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Cost:$15 / members, $18 / non-members
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 8, 2016 to Oct 31, 2016
Tiger Lily Farm Pumpkin Patch

Come pick your Pumpkin off the Vine! You can choose to just visit the Pumpkin Patch or with admission to the Barnyard you can ride the Hay Wagon to the Patch.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Oct 8, 2016
End:Oct 31, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Oct 9, 2016 to Oct 15, 2016

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