Alerts

Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Nov 16, 2019
Nov 15, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
A Gift of Art ShowA Gift of Art Show

The show has 40+ artists from the Arrowsmith Chapter of the FCA, Federation of Canadian Artists. There will be approximately 120 paintings for sale.

Opening reception, cash bar, meet the artists is Friday, November 15th, 6-9 pm.

Show hours:
Friday November 15th 4-9 pm
Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th 10 am - 4 pm.
Category:Art
Start:Nov 15, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Time:Nov. 15: 4pm - 9pm; Nov. 16 & 17: 10am - 4pm
Address:2690 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Inn
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 16, 2019
A Tribute to the music of SantanaA Tribute to the Music of Santana

Supernatural - A Tribute to the music of Santana presented by GroundZero Productions at Knox United Church.

Nothing is more central to rock mythology than the cult of the lead guitarist. No-one has done more to create that cult than Carlos Santana. “Supernatural - A Tribute to the music of Santana” is an homage to one of the most significant guitarists in history.

Santana is a Latin rock icon. From hi...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 16, 2019
Time:Doors 6:30pm; Show 7:00pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$35
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 16, 2019
Alcohol Inks Level 2 with Pattiann WithapeaAlcohol Inks Level 2 with Pattiann Withapea

Heads Up Oceanside Residents! This is your last opportunity to take part in a Level 2 Class until next Spring.

Saturday, November 16, 2019
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
$100 Including all Materials & Supplies

This advanced class is open to anyone who has completed Level 1 and is limited to 12 participants only. All those who have recently completed Level 1 in either Nanaimo, or, Parksvi...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 16, 2019
Time:10:30am - 12:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$100
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 16, 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 16, 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 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
Parksville Fire Department Annual Food & Toy DriveParksville Fire Department Annual Food & Toy Drive

It's that time of year when Parksville Volunteer Fire Department members collect food and toys, door-to-door throughout Parksville and the areas served by the Parksville Fire Protection Area. The annual food and toy drive takes place this year on Saturday, November 16 and Sunday, November 17 from 9 am to 4 pm.

The week prior to the food drive, through the local new...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Start:Nov 16, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Time:9:00am - 4:00pm
Address:160 Jensen Ave W, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Fire Hall
Name:Kendra Konsorado
Phone:250-954-3087
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 16, 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 16, 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 15, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
Village Christmas Arts FaireVillage Christmas Arts Faire

Join us for this year's 40th anniversary of Vancouver island artisans showcasing their one of a kind creations.
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 15, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Phone:250-951-1604
 
Nov 16, 2019 to Nov 30, 2019
Wired at the CathouseWired at the Cathouse

Sheena McCorquodale has been teaching monthly Weekend Wire Workshops for the past couple of years. The workshops are 2 days, Saturday & Sunday, 10am to 4pm. Students send a photo of something they would like to make. Sheena creates a pattern based on the photo with approx. 2' x 2' dimensions. Students are given an introduction to anatomy and are shown the basics of chicken wire sculpting techniques including cylinder constru...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 16, 2019
End:Nov 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:5320 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Cathouse Gallery
Name:Sheena McCorquodale
Phone:250-937-9991
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Contact PQB Tourism if you need to update or cancel your event.

Travelers share their Parksville & Qualicum Beach vacation stories on TripAdvisor.
Super Natural British Columbia
       Follow Us +                      Mobile Apps