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Aug 6, 2016
Aug 6, 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:Aug 6, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 6, 2016
Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series

The 2016 Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series will take place on Friday and Saturday nights on the dates listed below from 6:30-8:30pm at the Picnic Shelter in the Parksville Community Park with the exception of The Time Benders on Saturday August 13th at 7:30pm on the Kite Field.

Friday, July 22 - Lazy Mike and the Rockin' Recliners - Rocking Blues - Sponsored by Isle Golf Cars Inc.
Sat, July 23 - Little Big Shot -Country, rock, classic rock, blues and even originals! - Sponsored by Parksville Downtown Business Association
Friday, July 29 - Johnny Inap...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 6, 2016
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Parksville Community Park
Phone:250-951-2678
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 6, 2016
Horne Lake Canoe Tour

Join us for a new twist on a nature walk; a nature paddle. Dabble in the nature of the park from the "Best seat in the House". A brief introductory canoe lesson will start you off, no experience necessary, followed by a paddle along the shoreline of Horne Lake. All canoes, safety equipment and transportation to and from Oceanside Place Arena are provided. Oceanside Place Arena Instructor: RLC Naturalist Saturday, August 6th from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm. Cost is $52 per person.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs onli...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 6, 2016
Time:9:00am - 1:30pm
Location:Horne Lake Regional Park
Cost:$52
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 6, 2016
Live Music with East Bound Train at Smoke Live Music with East Bound Train at Smoke 'N Water

East Bound Train is an energetic new band on Nanaimo's music scene with a unique smoky country/rockabilly sound; led by a charismatic female vocal duo with tight harmonies, supported by a kickin band of extremely talented musicians with over 130 years of combined stage experience!

Our genres take the audience through hazy country, party-filled bluegrass, R&B and songs ...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 6, 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
 
Aug 6, 2016 to Aug 7, 2016
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens Art & Photography in the Garden

Meet, mingle, and be inspired by local artists at work. Live music and silent art auction. All proceeds support Vancouver Island University's Milner Gardens & Woodland.

Adult admission $11, youth $6.50, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult, Milner Gardens members, and current VIU students with card enter free. Hand stamp allows re-entry August 7th....more info
Category:Art
Start:Aug 6, 2016
End:Aug 7, 2016
Time:10:00 am to 4:00 pm (last entry 4:30pm, gardens close at 5)
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Adult $11 youth $6.50 children 12 & under with adult free
Phone:250-752-8573
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 15, 2016 to Aug 21, 2016

Click here for the 2017 Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition event listing.




Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition - Parksville Sandcastle 2016The Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Sculpting! Mas...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 15, 2016
End:Aug 21, 2016
Time:9:00am - 9:00pm
Address:193 Island Hwy East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park & Beach
Cost:Suggested donation $3
Name:Wendy Sears
Phone:250-228-4452
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 6, 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:Aug 6, 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

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