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Nov 22, 2019
Nov 22, 2019
Artist Talk: Digital Media Artist Brian MiddletonArtist Talk: Digital Media Artist Brian Middleton

"The focus of our talk/conversation will be on how new digital art technology is changing the very history of Art in the 21st Century and also provide some new opportunities for fine artists to reach out to more viewers and to share their artistic process with their patrons and the larger viewing public."

Please join Brian Middleton for his Artist Talk on Friday, November 2...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 22, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$5
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 2019 to Nov 23, 2019
Elegant Threads

The Qualicum Weavers and Spinners invite you to their annual fall show and sale - Elegant Threads. Featuring a diverse selection of hand crafted textiles, unique gifts, clothing, whimsical creations and luxury hand spun yarns, a silent auction, and free admission.
Category:Artisan
Start:Nov 22, 2019
End:Nov 23, 2019
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address: 744 Primrose St, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Name:Sylvia Dwyer
Phone:250-738-0034
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 20, 2019 to Dec 18, 2019
North Pole-apalooza 2019North Pole-apalooza 2019

PDBA Celebrates “The Season in the City'! With pop-up rooftop Christmas trees, sparkling white lights on the Alberni Hwy., an all-decked out spruce on Craig St., and a sumptuous draw prize – the members of the Parksville Downtown Business Association are gearing up to celebrate the holiday season.

“North Pole-apalooza” is back for its sixth year. Enter between Nov. 20 and Dec. 18 to win a Gotta Love Downtown gift basket,...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 20, 2019
End:Dec 18, 2019
Location:Parksville Downtown
Phone:250-248-8079
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 2019
Tales for the Telling: Tales for a WinterTales for the Telling: Tales for a Winter's Evening

Featuring Kathie Kompass & Mary Wiggin (Ottawa). This pair of delightful storytellers are back to delight us with their magnificent program of tales of winter. An audience favourite not to be missed.
Category:Theatre
Date:Nov 22, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$20; $18 for Members
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 2019
The Dirty Betty ShowThe Dirty Betty Show

Silly. Sassy. Sexy.

The Dirty Betty Show is taking over Parksville, BC. Catch Vancouver's hottest variety show on tour.

A Comedic Variety Show perfect for your saucy night out. Performances by an all femme cast of Vancouver's hottest performers, featuring comedy, burlesque, drag queens and so much more!

Grab your besties a big box of wine and get ready for Vancouver's sassiest comedy show.

Location: The Chrysler Theatre ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 22, 2019
Time:Doors: 7pm; Show: 7:30pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:Advanced Tickets $20; At the door $25
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 22, 2019 to Nov 24, 2019
Winterfest Craft Fair 2019Winterfest Craft Fair 2019

Winterfest Craft Fair celebrates Arts, Crafts, Music, Food, Fun and Prizes. Come join us on November 22-24 at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre, to an event that will surpass any preconceptions you may have of a "craft fair". Qualicum Beaches Winterfest Craft Fair is truly a unique themed event.

Full of live entertainment, a Haggis Hunt for children, complementary beverages and treats, talented artisans and $1,000s in ho...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 22, 2019
End:Nov 24, 2019
Time:Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm
Address:747 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Cost:$4
Name:Bobbie Garnons-Williams
Phone:250-240-1233
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
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
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