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Aug 5, 2017
Jun 26, 2017 to Aug 7, 2017
150: My Canada National Juried Art Show150: My Canada National Juried Art Show

What does a small arts centre on Vancouver Island do to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday? The Old School House Arts Centre in Qualicum Beach extended a national call for entries for a juried exhibition. We asked artists to paint their interpretation of the exhibition theme, which is My Canada. Examples might be a landscape, a representation of memories or a depiction of dreams for the future. 55 ...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jun 26, 2017
End:Aug 7, 2017
Time:10am to 4:30pm daily except Sunday 12:00 to 4:00
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH)
Name:Corinne James
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
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Aug 2, 2017 to Aug 19, 2017
Bard 2 Broadway TheatreBard 2 Broadway Theatre

B2B presents three wonderful comedies for your summer pleasure!

To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, B2B is proud to present two Canadian shows - The Drowsy Chaperone (a musical) and Looking by Norm Foster. Our third hysterical show is Moon Over Buffalo.
Category:Theatre
Start:Aug 2, 2017
End:Aug 19, 2017
Address:110 W Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Phone:250-752-4470
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 5, 2017
Blast from the Past #21  – Ocean Idlers Car ShowBlast from the Past #21 – Ocean Idlers Car Show

Saturday, August 5th, 2017
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Blast from the Past celebrates its 21st Anniversary. 8:00am gates open. Public entry by donation. Door prizes, 50/50. Car Entry $20.00 - Open Class

New Class - Rat Rods!
Category:Car Shows
Date:Aug 5, 2017
Time:8:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Rd., Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Cost:By Donation
Phone:250-752-9615
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 5, 2017
Errington Farmers MarketErrington Farmers Market

Come on out and see what makes our market so special! Our coffee shop serves fresh organic coffee, hot cinnamon buns and lots of homemade goodies. There is all of the spray-free produce that's in season, eggs, plants, cut flowers, baked goods, jams, homemade soap, seasoning rubs, wool and locally made crafts (stained glass, pottery, woodworkers, jewelry, tie dye and more).

There is live music in our band shelter! Market bask...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 5, 2017
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1550 Veterans Rd., Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Phone:250-586-0099
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 5, 2017
Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series - Parksville Beach Festival

The 2017 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 Saturday August 19th concerts, which will be held on the Kite Field prior to the Quality Foods fireworks show.

Friday, July 21 - Mark Crissinger Band - Blues/Classic Rock
Saturday, July 22 - Silhouette - 60's Rock 'n Roll/Country
Friday, July 28 - Big Little Lions - Folk (Juno & Cdn Folk Award Win...more info

Category:Music
Date:Aug 5, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Parksville Community Park
Phone:250-951-2678
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 14, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017
QF Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition 2017QF Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition 2017

The 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! Master Sand Sculptors travel from all corners of the globe to participate in our remarkable competition and exhibition in Parksville, British Co...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 14, 2017
End:Aug 20, 2017
Location:Parksville Community Park
Phone:250-951-2678
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 5, 2017
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market - 20th Anniversary Year!

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 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....more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 5, 2017
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 5, 2017
Tour de RathtrevorTour de Rathtrevor

Tour de Rathtrevor at Rathtrevor Beach again this year in support of Tour de Rock. This will be our fifth year hosting these events at Rathtrevor Beach and we are hoping this year will be our biggest and best yet!

Who:
Open to everyone to participate – not just for campers! All ages. 2017 Tour de Rock riders will be present during event days

What:
1. 2 Special Events (Wednesday August 2 and Saturday August 5) – with Bi...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Aug 5, 2017
Time:10:00am
Location:Rathtrevor Beach Nature House
Cost:By Donation
Name:Alli Roberts
Phone:250-228-2554
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 5, 2017 to Aug 6, 2017
Van Isle Shriners Show & Shine 2017

Come Out and Have Some Fun And Make It a Long Weekend of Car Enjoyment!

Van Isle Shriners Show & Shine Cruise Night - Saturday August 5th at Parksville A&W. Gathers at 5:00pm - Departs at 7:00pm.

Van Isle Shriners Show & Shine - Sunday August 6th at Parksville Community Park. 7:00am to 3:30pm:

Registration on Site
Shriners Pancake Breakfast
Shriners BBQ Hamburger/Hot Dogs
Parking by Donation
All Day 50/50 Draw
Category:Car Shows
Start:Aug 5, 2017
End:Aug 6, 2017
Name:Ralph Rayner
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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