Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Aug 17, 2016
Aug 17, 2016
Beat the Heat Everyone Welcome Skate

Beat the heat this summer and go for a refreshing skate at Oceanside Place Arena. Everyone Welcome skates are on Wednesdays starting July 13th through to August 17th from 6:45 to 8:15 pm, regular admission. Note no session on Wednesday, August 10th.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252. View swim and skate schedules online at
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 17, 2016
Time:6:45pm - 8:15pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:Recreation and Parks
Email:Send Email
Aug 17, 2016
BowserBowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market

The fourth annual Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market is thrilled to be back again to present the oceanside community with a range of local wares. From food vendors, to fresh produce, locally roasted coffee, artisnal breads, native crafts, and jewellery, there is something for everyone. There will also be live music nightly to accompany you!

So come on out with the whole family in tow, and enjoy ...more info
Date:Aug 17, 2016
Time:5:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:6996 Island Highway, Bowser, BC
Location:Magnolia Court Parking Lot
Name:Sarah Hutchison
Email:Send Email
Aug 17, 2016
Drop In Guided Station Tour at Deep Bay Marine Field Station

These tours offer a unique opportunity to acquire first hand information, from the experts themselves. During your visit you can:

- Learn about what makes our unique building so "green"; marine conservation issues and how you can help protect the marine environment
- Watch research currently underway in our labs from the viewing mezzanine
- Get up close and personal with local marine life in our aquaria and touch tanks
- Take in amazing views of Baynes Sound from our deck

Dates: Select Wednesdays and Saturdays July - Sept...more info
Date:Aug 17, 2016
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Aug 15, 2016 to Aug 19, 2016
Power Edge Pro Pre-Season Camp

Sample Daily Schedule

Group 1
10:30-11:45 On Ice
12:00-12:40 Off ice

Group 2
11:00-11:40 Off ice
12:00-1:30 On ice

2 Groups:
Male - Atom/PeeWee
2007, 2006, 2005, 2004.

Female Camp Open to players 14 and under.
Start:Aug 15, 2016
End:Aug 19, 2016
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place
Cost:$225 for Players; $125 for Goalies
Name:Jamie Wood
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
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Aug 17, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market's Wednesday night top-up market.

Savour freshness and flavour, enjoy the nutritional quality of dozens of varieties of seasonal produce. Most producers are pesticide free and an increasing number are certified organic.

Better tasting and more nutritious, fresh, locally grown produce is one of the best things we can do for ourselves, our families and communities. Loca...more info
Date:Aug 17, 2016
Time:4:00pm - 6:30pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Name:Mimi Shewchuk
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Aug 15, 2016 to Aug 19, 2016
Summer Art Workshop: Printing, Painting and Puppetry

Join Lori Sorensen at The Old School House Arts Center (TOSH) August 15th to 19th and discover the world of printmaking, painting and puppetry! Children will get the opportunity to see their work come to life in this exciting summer workshop. Printmaking designs will be constructed using drawings, stencils and stamps. Fabric and paper will be printed to create the puppet clothing.

For ages 6 to 12

The children will be taught how to create the puppets using a variety of art tools. Characters from fairy tales will be discussed and s...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Aug 15, 2016
End:Aug 19, 2016
Time:9:30am - 3:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Center
Cost:$65 or $130
Name:Corinne James
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Aug 17, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Aug 17, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Email:Send Email

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