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Dec 9, 2017
Dec 9, 2017
3rd Annual Magical Nights of Light at North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre3rd Annual Magical Nights of Light

A Wild-light Spectacular Event. Fridays & Saturdays only from 6pm-8pm, December 8th to December 23rd.

• Magical Light Show
• Walk through at your own pace
• Hot Chocolate
• Colouring Contest
• Visit with Santa
• And more ...!

$5 suggested donation for adult admission. Children 12 and under are free.
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:1240 Leffler Road, Errington, BC
Location:North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Cost:Suggested donation of $5 (12 and under free)
Name:Jodi Young
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 2017
ArtisanArtisan's Advent Market

Advent is a buildup of excitement towards Christmas! Come out for an exciting time of food, music and shopping. Admission by donation - funds will go to the Hall's Soupy Cafe: canned food to the food bank.

All hand crafted - get that one-of-a-kind (last minute) gift for someone special, and support your local artisans! So much to choose from, with over 50 artisans. An artisan's passion is to create beauty in this world. Help ...more info
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Cost:By Donation
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 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.
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1590 Morello Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Darrill Hanscom Woodcraft
Name:Darrill Hanscom
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 2017
Errington Christmas Craft FairesErrington Christmas Craft Faires

The Errington War Memorial Hall to offer two unique Christmas Craft Faires, Saturdays, December 2 & 9, 2017

Continuing a tradition that goes back to 1979, the Errington Hall will be full of local artisans and crafters this December, offering a wide variety of homegrown and handmade treasures just in time for Christmas. The popularity of this event has grown in recent years making it necessary to expand th...more info
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Name:Kristina Gray
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 2017 to Dec 19, 2017
Festival of Tiny TreesFestival of Tiny Trees

Stop by the MAC to place a bid between Saturday, December 9th and Thursday, December 19th. Bidding closing date: Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 10:15 am. We will notify successful bidders to pick up their tiny tree, wreath or swag before Saturday, December 23rd at noon.

Join us for a festive family reception, Saturday, December 9th from 1-3 pm to coincide with the opening of our December Art Exhibition featuring Joan Larson.
Start:Dec 9, 2017
End:Dec 19, 2017
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
Dec 9, 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
Date:Dec 9, 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
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
Start:Nov 22, 2017
End:Dec 17, 2017
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 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
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Dec 9, 2017
Saturday Breakfast Club

Enjoy a parent and tot exploration and a Mother Goose circle time at Munchkinland, Family Place in Parksville. Join us for songs, stories and breakfast. Saturdays, October 14th to December 9th, except November 11th. 9:30 to 11:30 am. This is a free program suitable for families with children 6 years and younger.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at
Category:Family & Children
Date:Dec 9, 2017
Time:9:30am - 11:30am
Address:495 Bay Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Munchkinland, Family Place
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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