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Oct 27, 2019 to Nov 2, 2019
Oct 27, 2019
Oct 27, 2019
5th Annual Mid Island Mushroom Festival5th Annual Mid Island Mushroom Festival

The Mushroom Festival is on October 27th at the Coombs Fairgrounds from 11-4. Mushrooms accepted on October 26th.

Suggested donation adults $5, 16 & under is free. Take part in our 5th annual large display of local identified mushrooms. Food trucks, local Artisans, local club displays, and speakers featuring Executive Chef Paul Moran, winner of Top Chef in Canada. Sponsored by the Arrowsmit...more info
Category:Festival
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:11:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 25, 2019 to Oct 27, 2019
CFUW PQCFUW PQ's 35th Annual Book Sale

Since 1985, CFUW PQ's Scholarship & Bursary Trust has helped local students pursue their educational goals. Proceeds from our annual Book Sale help support this initiative and other educational projects.

Book buyers will find current fiction (by author) and non-fiction (by category) in gently used condition, plus our infamous bargain bin! It's a bookworm's dream with prices from $2 to $8 allowing the pe...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Start:Oct 25, 2019
End:Oct 27, 2019
Time:Oct. 25 & 26 9am - 5pm; Oct 27. 9am - 2pm
Address:525 Lowrys Rd, Parksville, BC
Location:Morningstar Golf Club Pavilion
Name:Brenda Correy
Phone:250-248-8437
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 27, 2019
Echo Players Presents: Grace & Glorie by Tom ZieglerEcho Players Presents: Grace & Glorie by Tom Ziegler

ECHO Players opens its 2019-2020 season at the Village Theatre with Grace & Glorie by Tom Ziegler, directed by Kelly Barnum.

Meet Grace and Gloria; two women brought up in different worlds on a search to find common ground. Grace is a feisty, straight talking 90 year old cancer patient who has checked herself out of the hospital to return home to her belov...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:7:30pm, 2:00pm Sunday Matinees
Address:110 W. 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$23
Name:Francesca Reside
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 26, 2019 to Oct 27, 2019
Halloween Dance featuring Star 69Halloween Dance featuring Star 69

Halloween Dance night for the grown ups Saturday, October 26th, 8pm until 1am.

Popular local bank Star 69 performs a mix of classic rock from the 70s to 90s that keeps the crowd dancing all night long!

Costume contest! Burger bar! Liquor service from 8 pm until midnight.

Must be 19 or older. Tickets are $15 for PCC members. Call the centre to become a member today! $18 for non-members.

Get ...more info
Category:Music
Start:Oct 26, 2019
End:Oct 27, 2019
Time:8:00pm - 1:00am
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:$15 for PCC members & $18 for non-members
Name:Evelyn Parker
Phone:250-248-6234
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 27, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 27, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 27, 2019
Mid Island Potters Annual Show & Sale: Art of the FireMid Island Potters Annual Show & Sale: Art of the Fire

Featuring Algis Bubnys, Martha and Gordon James, Anita and Neil Lawrence, Hanna Lewandowski, Julie McMath, Jane Murray-Smith, Barb Strachan, Linda Phillips, Lilac Sun Pottery, Ruth Porter, John Shauer, Ellen Statz, Sue Wilkinson, Lynn Haslam, and Vijaya Morrison.

One of a kind functional and decorative pottery created by professional potters. A gift fo...more info
Category:Artisan
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:11:00am - 5:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Name:Linda Phillips
Phone:250-468-9357
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 27, 2019
Music on Sunday - Jazz with The Johannes Wallmann Quartet

Born in 1974 in Germany, Johannes Wallmann was raised right here in Qualicum Beach. He studied jazz piano and composition at Berklee College of Music in Boston (B.Mus., 1995) and at New York University (M.A., 1997; Ph.D., 2010), while winning numerous national music competitions and scholarships, as well as two Canada Council artist grants. After moving to New York City in 1995, he quickly established himself as a versatile and in-demand pianist in a wide-range of musical styles. He is currently the Director of Jazz Studies at the Un...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:2:30pm - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH)
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 27, 2019
Parksville Lions & Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

This popular session is back on Sundays, September 29 - December 8. Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19yrs+. Pond hockey is not available during this session. Oceanside Place Arena on Sundays from 12:15-1:45pm. Free admission and skate rentals.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 27, 2019
Time:12:15pm - 1:45pm
Address:830 West Island Hwy, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 28, 2019
Oct 28, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Gentle Groove

Cardio Dance Club: Gentle Groove is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses dance and fun energizing music, and an urban feel. It will get you sweating, gently raise your heart rate, and you moving. The most important part - It's easy and fun!

Cardio Dance Club is about the fitness and the community. This is a lower intensity class that is:
- Low impact
- Lower intensity (slightly lower beats-per-minute music)
- Simple, modified choreo that lasts a bit longer before the moves change.

Register online at http://shop.cardiodanceclub.com/ or by...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Oct 28, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$64 / 8 weeks or $50 for a 5-class punch pass
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019
Mahjong Mondays at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

Snow birding and want to get out on Monday nights? Stuck in the house watching the rain come down? Looking to meet some new folks in town? Here's your chance to get out and have some fun playing mahjong.
Category:Other
Date:Oct 28, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$2.00 per visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Pumpkins on the DrivePumpkins on the Drive

Come and see over a hundred pumpkins along Resort Drive*! From October 28th through November 1st, pumpkins and Halloween displays will be lit from 5 - 7 pm.

Bring the whole family for this free event! Silly, funny, and scary pumpkins await.

Don't forget to drop by Oceanside Village Resort's Office for some Hot Chocolate and treats!

*Select Participating Resorts.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 28, 2019
End:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Resort Drive
Name:Amanda Hill
Phone:250-248-8921
Email:Send Email
Oct 29, 2019
Oct 29, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: ParksvilleCardio Dance Club: Parksville

Cardio Dance Club is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses athletic dance and fun, high-energy music. It will get you sweating, raise your heart rate, and get your body working and booty shaking. Dance Club is approachable to all people, of all ages and fitness levels and is always easy to follow.

The songs include recent hits from the radio, but also some throwback favourites. Classes include hip hop, ...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Oct 29, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:#5-464 Island Hwy E, Parksville, BC
Location:FLUID Fitness
Cost:$10
Name:Jen
Phone:250-999-9066
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 29, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 29, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 29, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 29, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 29, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Oct 29, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Pumpkins on the DrivePumpkins on the Drive

Come and see over a hundred pumpkins along Resort Drive*! From October 28th through November 1st, pumpkins and Halloween displays will be lit from 5 - 7 pm.

Bring the whole family for this free event! Silly, funny, and scary pumpkins await.

Don't forget to drop by Oceanside Village Resort's Office for some Hot Chocolate and treats!

*Select Participating Resorts.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 28, 2019
End:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Resort Drive
Name:Amanda Hill
Phone:250-248-8921
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 29, 2019
Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 11 - 15)Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 11 - 15)

Swing by the Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium on Tuesdays, September 10 - November 12, for a fun night of drop-in basketball. Balls will be provided, but participants are asked to come prepared wearing clothing they can move in and running shoes.

This program is free. No registration is required, but you will need to sign a participation waiver upon arrival.

Questions? Contact Kristine at steph...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Oct 29, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Oct 30, 2019
Oct 30, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Errington

Cardio Dance Club is an hour-long, follow-along, dance fitness class. It is open to all skill and fitness levels. So get your groove on and follow along as our instructor, Jen deHaan, guides you through a series of choreographed dance moves. Each class will feature a mix of modern radio hits and old-school classics. Everything from Top 40, to Latin beats, to K-Pop, to hip hop, to R&B.

Jen's enthusiasm will encourage you to get your heart rate up and your feet moving. This class is about having fun, enjoying the music and dancing your way towards a fitter ...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$80 / 10 weeks or $50 for a 5-class punch pass
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 30, 2019
Drop in Crib at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

This is a great way to beat the winter blues and meet some really wonderful people at the same time. From October 2019, through March 2020, you're invited to have a little fun playing crib at our club.
Category:Other
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$3.00 per drop in visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 30, 2019
Foundations of PaintingFoundations of Painting

A 5-week course where you will learn essential traditional acrylic painting techniques so you can construct a successful painting.

Schedule
Wednesdays from 11am - 1pm
Date of first class: October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th & Nov 6th
Duration: 5 weeks


Course Outline
Through step-by-step explanations, demonstrations, and one-on-one coaching from Jenny Hughes your painting skills will improve rapidly in this 5 week c...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:11:00am - 1:00pm
Address:124 Harlech Rd., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Old Fire Hall
Cost:$165
Name:Jenny Hughes
Phone:778-835-9332
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 30, 2019
Halloween Howl Swim

Ghosts and goblins will be seen at Ravensong Aquatic Centre this night with a few tricks and games for the children. The howl will finish off with an annual pinata bash. Parents are free when accompanied by their children. Wednesday, October 30 from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. Regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Other
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 30, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 30, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Pumpkins on the DrivePumpkins on the Drive

Come and see over a hundred pumpkins along Resort Drive*! From October 28th through November 1st, pumpkins and Halloween displays will be lit from 5 - 7 pm.

Bring the whole family for this free event! Silly, funny, and scary pumpkins await.

Don't forget to drop by Oceanside Village Resort's Office for some Hot Chocolate and treats!

*Select Participating Resorts.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 28, 2019
End:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Resort Drive
Name:Amanda Hill
Phone:250-248-8921
Email:Send Email
Oct 31, 2019
Oct 31, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Qualicum BeachCardio Dance Club: Qualicum Beach

Cardio Dance Club (regular intensity cardio dance). Classes run every Thursday morning, 644 Memorial Rd, Qualicum Beach B.C. Come have fun with your community and meet new friends! Or just get your groove on and get fit.

Register for class with the RDN, or register at Ravensong in Qualicum Beach or Oceanside Place Arena in Parksville. Save money by registering for a series, or drop in for $10.

Class de...more info
Category:Other
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:$10
Name:Jen deHaan
Phone:250-999-9066
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Coombs Candy Walk 2019Coombs Candy Walk 2019

Come join the fun!

- Jungle themed candy walk
- Concession
- 2 Haunted houses, a toddler friendly spook room, and a Ballenas Dry Grad fundraiser scary house for teens and adults.
- Cake walk
- Fire works start at 8 pm

This is a 100% by donation, volunteer run, not for profit event. Arrowsmith/Hilliers area seniors are encouraged to come have a hot chocolate and connect with their community.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Rd, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Cost:By Donation
 
Oct 31, 2019
Drop in Bridge at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

It might be rainy and grey outside, but it will be warm and dry on Thursday afternoons at our club. Bridge will be on the agenda and you're invited to be part of the action.
Category:Other
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$3.00 per drop in visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Errington HalloweErrington Hallowe'en Pumpkin Trail

On Hallowe'en night, October 31st, in Errington, parents bring their costumed kids to the Community Park at 6:30pm where they run the gauntlet past the 'spooks' hidden along the dark trails. at each spook they'll get a treat. At the end of the trail, near the market site, they can get a hot chocolate from the coffee shop, and a hot dog, courtesy of the Errington Volunteer Fire Department, warm themselves by...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 31, 2019
Friends of Foster Park Annual Pumpkin Walk 2019Friends of Foster Park Annual Pumpkin Walk 2019

The Friends of Foster Park are hosting their annual Pumpkin Walk on Halloween at Foster Park in Parksville. The trails in the park will be glowing with over 400 lit pumpkins carved by local students. Hot dogs will be for sale and there will be free hot chocolate and goodie bags to enjoy. The event is free, starts at 7pm and is great for the whole family. Trails are stroller friendl...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:Sanderson Rd, Parksville, BC
Location:Foster Park
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 31, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Pumpkins on the DrivePumpkins on the Drive

Come and see over a hundred pumpkins along Resort Drive*! From October 28th through November 1st, pumpkins and Halloween displays will be lit from 5 - 7 pm.

Bring the whole family for this free event! Silly, funny, and scary pumpkins await.

Don't forget to drop by Oceanside Village Resort's Office for some Hot Chocolate and treats!

*Select Participating Resorts.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 28, 2019
End:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Resort Drive
Name:Amanda Hill
Phone:250-248-8921
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Qualicum Beach Halloween 2019Qualicum Beach Halloween

Children 12 and under in costume and accompanied by an adult can get treats from downtown businesses displaying orange and black balloons between 3pm and 5pm. Lots of other activities including a colouring contest, crafts, storytelling, and more!

The Town of Qualicum Beach presents Halloween Pumpkin Walk & Fireworks with a bonfire, hotdogs, and treats for all at the Civic Centre and surrounding area.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Address:Downtown, Civic Centre Fields, parking lot, trails
Location:747 Jones St, Qualicum Beach, BC
 
Oct 31, 2019
Trick or Treating at the PCCTrick or Treating at the PCC

All kids welcome! Stop by the Parksville Community Centre in costume on October 31st and receive a treat.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:11:00am - 5:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Name:Evelyn Parker
Phone:250-248-6234
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 31, 2019
Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 16+)Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 16+)

Thursday evening basketball is one of our most popular sports programs. Each week an avid group of basketball players meet to enjoy a casual game. All materials are provided, but participants need to be dressed to run. No registration is required, but you will need to sign a participation waiver upon arrival.

Questions? Contact Kristine at stephenson@live.ca or 250-927-3985
Category:Sports
Date:Oct 31, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 1, 2019
Nov 1, 2019
Cabaret with David GogoCabaret with David Gogo
Category:Music
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH)
Cost:$20 for members; $22 for non-members
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 1, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
Live Entertainment at The BaysideLive Entertainment at The Bayside

Come out and enjoy our incredible view and live music all November long! While dining at The Bayside, Friday & Saturday evenings from 5:30-8:30pm capture the sounds of local talent from pianist performances to guitarists including guitarist Robbie Hancock on Nov. 22-23.
Category:Music
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The Bayside Restaurant & Lounge
Phone:250-248-8333
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 1, 2019
Live Music at Smoke n WaterLive Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Music
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
Pro D Camp

Parents this is your Pro D day solution. Our experienced play leaders will provide a great day off school that is filled with creative art, active games and swimming. Friday, November 1 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, at Qualicum Commons, RDN Activity Room 12. Cost is $39.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:8:30am - 4:00pm
Address:744 Primrose St, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$39
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 28, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Pumpkins on the DrivePumpkins on the Drive

Come and see over a hundred pumpkins along Resort Drive*! From October 28th through November 1st, pumpkins and Halloween displays will be lit from 5 - 7 pm.

Bring the whole family for this free event! Silly, funny, and scary pumpkins await.

Don't forget to drop by Oceanside Village Resort's Office for some Hot Chocolate and treats!

*Select Participating Resorts.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 28, 2019
End:Nov 1, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Resort Drive
Name:Amanda Hill
Phone:250-248-8921
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
School's Out Everyone Welcome Skate

Stay active on your day off from school with a skate at Oceanside Place Arena. Friday, November 1. EW Skate 1:30 to 3:00 pm Reduced rate admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:1:30pm - 3:00pm
Address:830 West Island Hwy, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:Reduced Rate
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
School's Out Everyone Welcome Swim

Stay active on your day off from school with a swim at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. Friday, November 1: EW Swim 1:00 to 2:30 pm. Reduced rate admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 2:30pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach , BC
Location:Ravensong Pool
Cost:Reduced Rate
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250 752 5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 1, 2019
The Wardens in Concert at the Errington HallThe Wardens in Concert at the Errington Hall

The Wardens' mountain music, blending folk, roots and western styles, is a piece of Canadiana reflecting the pristine wilderness of the Rocky Mountains. The trio has performed at Folk Alliance International, Canmore Folk Fest, Alberta Showcase and shared the stage with Blue Rodeo, Paul Brandt, Scenic Route to Alaska and Ian Tyson.

Tickets available online at https://ErringtonHall.Tick...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 1, 2019
Time:Doors at 7:30pm & Show at 8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:Tickets $20 in stores & $22.50 online
Website:Open Site
Nov 2, 2019
Nov 2, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 2, 2019
Live Entertainment at The BaysideLive Entertainment at The Bayside

Come out and enjoy our incredible view and live music all November long! While dining at The Bayside, Friday & Saturday evenings from 5:30-8:30pm capture the sounds of local talent from pianist performances to guitarists including guitarist Robbie Hancock on Nov. 22-23.
Category:Music
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The Bayside Restaurant & Lounge
Phone:250-248-8333
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 2, 2019
Live Music at Smoke n WaterLive Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Music
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 2, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 2, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 2, 2019
Parksville Lioness Annual Xmas Craft Fair

80 Crafters, providing a wide variety of exquisite talent. Lunch served by Lioness and Volunteers in the dining area. Lioness Bake table offering homemade baking goods. Winter Raffle. Come out for a fun filled day.

All proceed support the many Charities both locally and throughout Vancouver Island.
Category:Fair
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:132 East Jensen Avenue, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Name:Noreen Giroux
Phone:250-248-0082
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 2, 2019
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Visit Qualicum Beach Farmers Market every Saturday from 8:30am-12pm (1pm July & Aug), year-round and enjoy an incredible selection of fresh produce and locally produced goods. Our vendors make, bake, or grow the products they offer for sale.

Get to know who produces your food. Discover the wealth of mid-Island production from a wide variety of local home and commercial providers. Learn from them in person the ...more info
Category:Market
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm (1pm July & Aug)
Address:Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Veterans Way / Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 2, 2019
Zentangle: Tangling on FabricZentangle: Tangling on Fabric

Register by Oct 26.

We will be tangling on a canvas pouch for a decorative bag that is durable and washable. Big enough to hold tiles (even Zendalas) and tools. Also makes a great makeup bag or gift! All materials included.

Zentangle Basics is a Prerequisite.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 2, 2019
Time:9:30am - 12:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$48
Name:Mrs Rhonda J Roy
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Oct 27, 2019 to Nov 2, 2019
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