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Sep 10, 2017 to Sep 16, 2017
Sep 10, 2017
Sep 10, 2017
P-ART-Y on the Drive 2017P-ART-Y on the Drive 2017

Mark your calendars today! Vancouver Island's largest street party is coming and it just got bigger! This annual celebration of art, music & food in nature will once again fill up Parksville's Resort Drive Community.

Also New - This year we're adding a Farmers Market

These changes mean that not only can you now have a delicious lunch at one of our many food trucks but you can also shop for fresh, local products to t...more info
Category:Art
Date:Sep 10, 2017
Time:12:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville's Resort Drive Community
Phone:250-954-9681
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 10, 2017
Second Sunday Market & Pancake BreakfastSecond Sunday Market & Pancake Breakfast

Join us for an entertaining time; shopping, breakfast and live music! Over 30 vendors with everything from many unique, handmade items, as well as vintage collectibles, beading supplies, tools, and household goods.

Then have the yummy pancake breakfast - this month it's a fund-raiser for our Hall.

https://www.facebook.com/SecondSundayMarket/ - to see some of the vendors that will...more info
Category:Market
Date:Sep 10, 2017
Time:8:00am - 12:00pm
Address:240 Lion's Way, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Phone:250-757-8172
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 11, 2017
Sep 11, 2017
Lifetree Cafe, a ?Conversation Cafe?, resumes in September with 2 programs each Monday at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Real Life stories on DVD and friendly conversations on a different topic every week, topics ranging from personal interests and learning, to community concerns. Free. See weekly topic at www.oursaviourlutheranchurch.ca. All welcome to each week?s ?cafe?.
Category:Other
Date:Sep 11, 2017
Time:2:00pm and 7:00pm
Address:795 Island Hwy W, Parksville BC
Location:Our Saviour Lutheran Church
Cost:Free
Name:Jeanette Domes
Phone:250-951-9343
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 12, 2017
Sep 12, 2017
Club Nights - Arrowsmith Golf & Country ClubClub Nights - Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club

Mens, Ladies, and Couples Club nights are back! Includes golf, buffet dinner, skill prizes, and door prizes. Sign up early!
Category:Golf
Date:Sep 12, 2017
Time:5:30pm (except April 5, 11, 28 - 5pm)
Address:2250 Fowler Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club
Cost:$32 (members), ($42 non-members)
Phone:250-752-9727
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 12, 2017
Parksville Qualicum Beach Tuesday Bird Walks

The Tuesday Bird walk on September 12, 2017, will be going to the Plummer Road side of the Englishman River Estuary in Parksville. Meet at the Parksville Community Park (at the Lions Club Playground parking lot) at 9:00 a.m. or at the corner of Plummer Road and Shorewood Drive on the Oceanside of Highway 19a 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:Sep 12, 2017
Time:9:00am
Location:Parksville Community Park & Beach
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 13, 2017
Sep 13, 2017
BowserBowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market

Don't miss out on Wednesday evenings this summer - come to the Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market and see what our lovely community has to offer you and your family. Live music/entertainment will soothe you while you browse through our various booths.

Also, stop at the stores that will be staying open during the market: Lighthouse Gifts, Salish Sea Market, Powerhouse Fitness Club and The Brew Cof...more info
Category:Market
Date:Sep 13, 2017
Time:5:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:6996 Island Highway, Bowser, BC
Location:Magnolia Court
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 15, 2017 to Sep 16, 2017
Fall Sale: 2,367 Plants Must be SoldFall Sale: 2,367 Plants Must be Sold

This is completely crazy selling such a large selection of plants at this price... but we have so many plants that I need to reduce the number on hand dramatically. We have flowers, grasses, shrubs, edibles, shade-loving plants, sun-loving plants. We have plants for every spot of your garden and they're all only $6.97 each or 4/$24 while they last! 1 gallon & 2 gallon pots
Category:Gardening
Start:Sep 15, 2017
End:Sep 16, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1405 Greig Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Lakeside Garden Nursery
Name:Melissa Koop
Phone:250-607-7877
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 15, 2017
Parksville Museum Farmers MarketParksville Museum Farmers Market

"Local food, musicians & artisans served with a side of local history"

Visitors to the market are welcome to wander through our heritage buildings and take a look back into the past of Parksville, BC. Every Friday night between May 26 - Sept. 15 admission is free from 4:00pm - 7:00pm.

Taste real flavours: Fruits & vegetables you buy at the farmers' markets are the freshest available. Hear the Bla...more info
Category:Market
Date:Sep 15, 2017
Time:4:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:1245 East Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Museum
Phone:250-248-6966
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 16, 2017
Sep 16, 2017
Blue Bus Blues Barn DanceBlue Bus Blues Barn Dance

Second annual “Blue Bus Blues Barn Dance” at Tiger Lily Farm in Errington on Saturday, September 16th from 5-8 pm. This is a family event, so please bring everyone and come and support the WOW Bus Program! Don’t forget your dancing shoes!

Tickets are $15 each (children 12 and under are free) for sale online, at our main office and at each of the Munchkinlands once they open September 11th.
Category:Music
Date:Sep 16, 2017
Time:5:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Cost:$15
Phone:250-947-8252
Website:Open Site
 
Sep 16, 2017
Dan Lundine Book Launch

Please join Oceanside Grandmothers to Grandmothers as we celebrate local author Dan Lundine's latest book "My Mother Married My Boyfriend" on Monday, October 16th, 7:00pm at St Stephen's United Church, 150 Village Way, Qualicum Beach. Dessert and tea too. 10% of book sales to G2G.
Category:Other
Date:Sep 16, 2017
Address:150 Village Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:St Stephen's United Church
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 16, 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:Sep 16, 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
 
Sep 15, 2017 to Sep 16, 2017
Fall Sale: 2,367 Plants Must be SoldFall Sale: 2,367 Plants Must be Sold

This is completely crazy selling such a large selection of plants at this price... but we have so many plants that I need to reduce the number on hand dramatically. We have flowers, grasses, shrubs, edibles, shade-loving plants, sun-loving plants. We have plants for every spot of your garden and they're all only $6.97 each or 4/$24 while they last! 1 gallon & 2 gallon pots
Category:Gardening
Start:Sep 15, 2017
End:Sep 16, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1405 Greig Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Lakeside Garden Nursery
Name:Melissa Koop
Phone:250-607-7877
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 16, 2017
Knox 13th Annual Fall Fair ParksvilleKnox 13th Annual Fall Fair Parksville

Join us at Knox's largest and most important Fundraiser of the year!

Fair Timelines
7:30 - 10 am - Breakfast - Pancakes, Sausages, Juice, Coffee
7:30 - Muffins & Coffee
8 am - Inside & Outside Sales Open
10 am - 2 pm - Blueberry Shortcake Tea Booth Opens
10:30 am - 2 pm - Lunch - Hamburgers & Hot Dogs
2 pm - Fair Closes

This popular Family Fair includes a Huge Garage Sale Insi...more info
Category:Fair
Date:Sep 16, 2017
Time:7:30am - 2:00pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Name:Beth Brown
Phone:250-586-7080
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 16, 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:Sep 16, 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

Sep 10, 2017 to Sep 16, 2017

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