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Dec 3, 2017
Dec 3, 2017
7th Annual - A Christmas Faire with Vintage Flair7th Annual - A Christmas Faire with Vintage Flair

Join some amazing vendors this Christmas who have a passion for the Vintage Style. Delicious goodies, vintage fashion and a whole lot more.. Admission by donation to the Food Bank

Photos with Santa, 11am - 2pm. Photos by Donation.
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:By Donation
Phone:250-752-3637
 
Dec 3, 2017
Christmas Gospel Concert with Ben KleinChristmas Gospel Concert with Ben Klein

We welcome you to attend a Christmas and Gospel Concert by an award-winning Elvis Tribute Artist, Ben Klein of Spokane, WA.

Ben will sing all your favorite Christmas songs, plus some of his specialty, the Gospel of Elvis. Ben has travelled world-wide with his music and now is available to perform it for us here on Vancouver Island.

This will be Ben's first time on this part of the Island, so ...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:2:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Cost:$15 in advance; $20 at the door
Name:Sharon Schienbein
Phone:250-591-5046
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017 to Dec 3, 2017
Coombs Country Christmas Craft FairCoombs Country Christmas Craft Fair

We have plenty of parking and a food concession. Funds raised at our Craft Sale support activities at the Coombs Fairgrounds. Vendors and shoppers alike enjoy our spacious hall, with wide aisles and good lighting for viewing the treasures on offer.

As one vendor reported, "Several customers commented on the wide aisles, good variety of crafts, baking and food, excellent music, bright and open building a...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Dec 2, 2017
End:Dec 3, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Name:Janet Boley
Phone:250-752-9757
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Darrill Hanscom Woodcraft Christmas Sale

Sale of handcrafted wood items, stools, child sized rocking chairs as well as trays and a large variety of unique gift items, bowls, salt & pepper mills and much more.

Open Nov. 25-26, Dec. 2-3 & 9-10.
Category:Artisan
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1590 Morello Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Darrill Hanscom Woodcraft
Name:Darrill Hanscom
Phone:250-468-7857
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Handel Messiah - Parksville & District Community Choir 48th Annual Christmas Concert

The Parksville & District Community Choir 48th Annual Christmas Concert presents Handel's Messiah with guest soloists and the Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra, on Sunday, December, 3rd, 2:30 p.m. at Knox United Church, 345 Pym St. in Parksville. Tickets $20/22 at door. (Sold at Mulberry Bush Books in PV and QB) Audience participation will be encouraged for several of the most familiar choruses. Singers are invited to bring a Messiah score! A few loaners will be available.

Margaret Nelson, the ch...more info
Category:Music
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:2:30pm
Address:345 Pym St., Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$20 in advance $22 at door Sold at Mulberry Bush Books
Name:Kathy Larson
Phone:250-752-8130
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Milner Christmas Magic 2017Milner Christmas Magic 2017

December 1-3, 8-10 & 15-20; 5:00pm - 8:30pm - last entry at 8:00pm.

The annual family festival of lights & music in the Garden! Featuring over 1 km of Festive Lights, Holiday Displays, Live Music, Refreshments, Special Christmas Gift Shop, Santa Claus, Teddy Bear Cottage, Storytelling.

Christmas Magic Musicians:
Fri Dec 1: Tangerine Swing
Sat Dec 2: Heart’s Ease
Sun Dec 3: Spare Tyme

Fri Dec 8: Bruc...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:5:00pm - 8:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Adult $5; Children $2.50; Family (2 adults & up to 3 children/youths <19 yrs) $12
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Music on Sunday at The Old School House Arts Centre - The Holly Burke Quartet

Leading Vancouver composer/lyricist/flutist/vocalist/pianist Holly Burke has been on the scene in Canada and the US for decades, quietly and consistently producing creative, texturally rich and evocative music that often transcends genre. In addition, her many years of dance and theatre training serve to make her performances truly engaging and fulfilling for all audiences.

With Ron Hadley-piano, Rick Kilburn-bass and Don Leppard-drums.
Category:Music
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:2:30pm - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Cost:$15.00 (Members) $18.00 (Non-members)
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 2017 to Dec 17, 2017
North Pole-apalooza in Downtown ParksvilleNorth Pole-apalooza in Downtown Parksville

“North Pole-apalooza” is back for its fourth year. Enter between Nov. 22 and Dec. 17 to win a Gotta Love Downtown gift basket, brimming with treats and surprises from the 31 participating businesses that have a decorated North Pole on their premises:

blossoms ’n such
Close to You Ladies Fashions
Coastal Community Credit Union
Coastal Community Insurance Centre
Dairy Queen
Elegance Scu...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 22, 2017
End:Dec 17, 2017
Phone:250-248-8079
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Parksville Lion's and Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

This popular session is back starting October 1st. Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19yrs+. Pond hockey is not available during this session. Oceanside Place Arena on Sundays, December 3, and 10 from 12:15-1:45 pm. Free Event.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:12:15pm - 1:45pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Parksville Lions Breakfast With SantaParksville Lions Breakfast With Santa

Please come join us for breakfast, get your picture taken with Santa. Crafty activities, goody bags. Fun time for all. Admission by donation.
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:9:00am - 12:00pm
Address:132 East Jensen Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Conference Centre
Cost:By Donation
Name:Irene Holland
Phone:250-594-3039
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 3, 2017
Swap Meet & Pancake Breakfast

Swap Meet tables available for rent $12 each. Please contact Val at 250 752 9735 or Maureen at 250 228 4175.
Category:Other
Date:Dec 3, 2017
Time:8:00am - 2:00pm
Address:2601 Alberni Highway, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Rodeo Grounds Hall
Name:Carol Hansen
Phone:250-752-3998
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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