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Oct 12, 2019
Sep 7, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
3,2,1-Create Exhibition3,2,1-Create Exhibition

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Over the past decade, the three artists have been working together. The photographer, Don Zeghers, takes artistic photos during vacations and daily events that often inspire Krista Zeghers and Coreen Zerr. Together the three artists will confer on various photos that can be combined or altered to produce a new image. Sometimes the...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 7, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 12, 2019
Bill Henderson w/ Claire Lawrence in ConcertBill Henderson w/ Claire Lawrence in Concert

An evening with renown singer songwriter and founder of Hall of Fame musical group 'Chilliwack', Bill Henderson along with Claire Lawrence come to the Knox in Parksville. The creator of My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone), Crazy Talk, Arms of Mary, Baby Blue, Fly at Night and literally dozens of other favourites gives us a stripped-down semi-acoustic evening of his very best.

Come and see the...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 12, 2019
Time:Doors at 7pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox Theatre
Cost:$40 advance
Name:Vince Ditrich
Phone:250-668-9624
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 12, 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 12, 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 12, 2019
Fast Time Grand Prix Customer Appreciation & FireworksFast Time Grand Prix Customer Appreciation & Fireworks

Everyone welcome! Racing starts at 11am and continues through the day - including night racing!

Far-Out Fireworks will be offering fireworks sales 11am to 7pm. Fireworks display at 8:30pm!
Category:Other
Date:Oct 12, 2019
Time:11:00am - 9:00pm
Address:1460 Springhill Road Parksville, BC
Location:Fast Time Grand Prix
Phone:250-668-9135
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 12, 2019
Guitars By Hand: Presented by Island Luthiers GuildGuitars By Hand: Presented by Island Luthiers Guild

Saturday, October 12th, 2019
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

A show of fine guitars and other handcrafted musical instruments, presented by the Island Luthiers Guild. Beautiful craftsmanship by Island artisans.

More than 20 luthiers will be participating, and admission is free.

Whether you're a musician, a woodworker or someone who appreciates the magic of music made by hand,...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Phone:250-248-5106
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 12, 2019 to Oct 14, 2019
Nanoose Bay Studio TourNanoose Bay Studio Tour

Come tour the beautiful neighbourhood of Nanoose Bay, and shop the various artist studios, Thanksgiving weekend.
Category:Art
Start:Oct 12, 2019
End:Oct 14, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Tour Info Centre at Nanoose Place
Name:Dalyce Knight
Phone:250-468-7317
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 7, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
'Nature's Hidden Treasures' Exhibition by Rich Williams

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Rich Williams' work is primarily in acrylics and watercolour, and covers a cross-section of subjects such as landscapes, structures, boats, florals and abstracts.

From a very early age Rich was interested in art. Studying art in high school only tweaked his inter...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 7, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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:Oct 12, 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
 
Oct 12, 2019
Splish Splash Everyone Welcome Swim

Splish splash everyone welcome swims at Ravensong Aquatic Centre are a water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards are going to bring out the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake there will be water play for everyone. Saturday, October 12 from 10:00 am to 12:00pm. Regular 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:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
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 12, 2019
The Bills in Concert at the Errington Hall

The Bills truly are a Canadian acoustic music super-group. Their combined creative studio talent and explosive live shows have made them legendary folk/roots entertainers. Whether spinning on a recorded playlist, entertaining an intimate theatre audience at the Errington Hall, or rocking a festival crowd of 10,000, these five gifted multi-instrumentalists are masters at leaving listeners breathless and revitalized all at once.

• Marc Atkinson - mandolin, guitar, vocals.
• Richard Moody - violin, viola, vocals.
• Chris Frye - guitar, lead vocal...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 12, 2019
Time:Doors at 7:30pm; Show at 8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$30 in stores; $32.50 online
Website:Open Site
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