Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
May 28, 2016
May 28, 2016
1970s - All You Need is Love Concert by the Sooke Community Choir1970s - All You Need is Love Concert by the Sooke Community Choir

The Sooke Community Choir is coming to Parksville, and we invite you to a concert showcasing music from the 1970s. On the last weekend in May, hear your favourites reverberate in the St. Anne & St. Edmund Church.

The 1970s are considered the most creative decade of popular music in the Western world. The program includes songs from John Den...more info
Category:Music
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:2:00pm
Address:407 Wembley Road, Parksville, BC
Location:St. Anne & St. Edmund Church
Cost:$15 general; under 29 free
Name:Beth Cougler Blom
Phone:250-686-0036
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 20, 2016 to May 31, 2016
Aid for Fort McMurray at Tigh-Na-MaraAid for Fort McMurray at Tigh-Na-Mara

Help Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre support Fort McMurray relief by reserving your guest room, ordering dessert, and visiting the spa on select days until the end of May.
Category:Other
Start:May 20, 2016
End:May 31, 2016
Address:1155 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre
Website:Open Site
 
May 27, 2016 to May 29, 2016
Gallery%20of%20Artisans%2C%20Studio%20%2366%2C%20Great%20place%20to%20start%20the%20tour%21Gallery of Artisans at 141 Jensen Ave East will be participating in the Spring Central Island Studio Tour on May 27, 28, and 29. We are the furthest south studio on the tour so we are a great place to start and we can give you a brochure with a map to show you where all the other studios are. We will have artists on site at the gallery and lots of additional pieces of artwork for the tour....more info
Category:Artisan
Start:May 27, 2016
End:May 29, 2016
Time:10 am to 5 pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Address:141 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Start at Gallery of Artisans, 141 Jensen Ave E, Parksville
Cost:free
Name:Jane Davidson
Phone:250-586-8814
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 28, 2016
Errington Farmers Market

It's our 43rd year! Spend your Saturday morning under the shade of the trees at the Errington Farmers Market. Enjoy freshly picked produce, fruit, sumptuous baking, preserves, natural body care products, quality artisans and more!

We’re in the park every Saturday 10 AM to 1 PM from May 7th through to September 24th.
Category:Market
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 28, 2016
Live Music at EaglecrestLive Music at Eaglecrest

Georgia Strait Big Band - April 30, 2016
Anela and the Experimenters - May 28, 2016
Ralph Barrat and the Sharp Seven - June 25, 2016
Greg Bush Quintet - July 23, 2016
Anela and Friends - August 28, 2016 (Luau Party)

Cocktails / Dinner Music - 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Two set performance - 7pm

Music tickets are $16 for members / $18 for non-members. A five performance ticket pack is only $75 / $85 in advance.

Specially pr...more info
Category:Music
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:5:30pm
Address:2035 Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Eaglecrest Golf Club
Cost:$18
Phone:250-752-6311
Website:Open Site
 
May 28, 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:May 28, 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
 
May 28, 2016
Quality Foods Festival of Lights Fireworks

The night before Qualicum Beach Family Day, take in The Quality Foods Festival of Lights Fireworks will take place at dusk on Saturday, May 28th in front of the public beach area!
Category:Family & Children
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:Dusk
Location:Qualicum Beach, BC
 
May 28, 2016
Red Cross AED/CPR C 14yrs+

Save a life...when only seconds count. Get trained. This course is required for lifeguards. Topics covered are CPR and blocked airways for adults, children and infants as well as an introduction to automated external defibrillators. Qualicum Commons Saturday, May 28 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, cost is $71.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:9:00am - 3:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$71
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 28, 2016
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+

This course is designed to teach people about injury prevention. Home hazards, safety education, CPR, automated external defibrillation and first aid skills for common emergencies are all covered. Retraining is recommended every 3 years. Qualicum Commons on Saturday, May 28 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $84.40.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$84
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 28, 2016 to May 29, 2016
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+

This course is designed to teach people about injury prevention. Home hazards, safety education, CPR, automated external defibrillation and first aid skills for common emergencies are all covered. Retraining is recommended every 3 years. Qualicum Commons on Saturday, May 28 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $84.40.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.

Category:Other
Start:May 28, 2016
End:May 29, 2016
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$155
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 28, 2016
Thai at Home Cooking Class at VIU Deep Bay Marine Station

Who needs take away? Explore the five fundamental flavors in Thai cuisine and the crucial role that garlic, chilies and lemon, grass play in preparing a Thai feast which you will enjoy paired with beer and wine. Saturday, May 28th from 1:00 to 4:30 pm. Cost is $95 per person. Discounts are offered for second registered person and/or if one person registers for 3 courses in the series.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Food
Date:May 28, 2016
Time:1:00pm - 4:30pm
Address:Crome Point Rd, Deep Bay, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Station
Cost:$95
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
May 27, 2016 to May 29, 2016
Vancouver Island Tribute FestivalVancouver Island Tribute Festival

This is the third annual Vancouver Island Tribute Festival weekend fundraiser festival to raise money for The Canadian Cancer Society. Over the last 2 years, we have raised over $20,000 to benefit those suffering from and fighting against cancer.

2016 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE AS FOLLOWS: subject to change
without notice if circumstances beyond our control

FRIDAY, MAY 27 - 2016 7:00 PM doors open @6:30PM
OPEN...more info
Category:Music
Start:May 27, 2016
End:May 29, 2016
Address:132 Jensen Ave E, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community and Conference Centre
Name:Sharon Schienbein
Phone:250-586-0626
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Travelers share their Parksville & Qualicum Beach vacation stories on TripAdvisor.
Super Natural British Columbia
       Follow Us +                      Mobile Apps