Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Aug 11, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019
Aug 11, 2019
Aug 9, 2019 to Aug 11, 2019
Alive 3 Music FestivalAlive 3 Music Festival
Category:Music
Start:Aug 9, 2019
End:Aug 11, 2019
Address:2601 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Rodeo Grounds
Cost:$25 / day; $40 / weekend
 
Aug 9, 2019 to Aug 11, 2019
BMX Canada Oceanside NationalsBMX Canada Oceanside Nationals
Category:Cycling
Start:Aug 9, 2019
End:Aug 11, 2019
Address:354 Park Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Oceanside BMX Track
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 10, 2019 to Aug 11, 2019
Coombs Fair 2019Coombs Fair 2019

Welcome one and all to our old-fashioned agricultural fair. View the bounty of our district in traditional fair categories, from Arts & Crafts, Photography, Needlework, Domestic Science, Horticulture, and Floral, to animal categories from beef to cavy or chickens to goats. A large section of our fair is dedicated to 4-H exhibits, come see what local youth get up to!

This is the Year of the Horse, so be sure to grab a seat at the horse...more info
Category:Fair
Start:Aug 10, 2019
End:Aug 11, 2019
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Name:Debbie Adkins
Phone:250-248-4458
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 11, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 11, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 11, 2019
Midisland Public MarketMidisland Public Market

The Midisland Public Market comes to downtown Qualicum Beach for their 2019 season. Sunday’s 1-4pm, starting June 30th and running until September 29th, 2019 on Veterans Way at Memorial Ave, in downtown Qualicum Beach, BC. (Adjacent the Qualicum Beach Community Centre)

The Midisland Public Market is a festival styled community event featuring a free concert series, karaoke interludes, food trucks, ice cream, and market vendo...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 11, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 11, 2019
Second Sunday Market & Pancake BreakfastSecond Sunday Market & Pancake Breakfast

Come on out for a great breakfast and lots of fun shopping! Everything from many unique, handmade items, as well as vintage collectibles, tools, body care and household goods.

Live music featuring various local artists. We have the yummy pancake breakfast and draws, as well as our wonderful variety of vendors. See our Facebook page for some of the vendors that will be there.

Vendo...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 11, 2019
Time:Pancake Breakfast: 8am - 12pm; Market 10am - 2pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Phone:250-757-8172
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 11, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 11, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 9, 2019 to Aug 11, 2019
Youth Soccer Summer CampYouth Soccer Summer Camp

Led by Head Coach Metro Gerela: Canadian Hall of Fame, Former Vancouver Whitecaps Chief Canadian Scout Introduced One of the First Soccer School Training Techniques.

Ages 6 & 7 - Friday at 3:30-4:30, Saturday/Sunday 9-10am - $60/3days

Ages 8-10 - Friday at 4:30-6:00pm, Saturday/Sunday 10:15-11:45am - $75/3days

Ages 11 & 12 - Friday at 6:30-8pm, Saturday/Sunday 12-1:30pm - $75/3days
Category:Sports
Start:Aug 9, 2019
End:Aug 11, 2019
Time:See details for your age group
Location:Parksville Community Beach Park
Cost:$75
Name:Rebeccah Kurucz
Phone:250-951-1503
Email:Send Email
Aug 12, 2019
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 12, 2019
Yoga on the Beach 2019Yoga on the Beach 2019

Think and act outside the box this summer--fresh sea air, wide open spaces, stunning scenery, social support, laughter, certified instructors, safe and mindful exercise for everyone at all ages and activity levels, fun and health promoting yoga near the ocean. For all this, and more, join us for our 8th summer of Yoga on the Beach with Charlotte and Barbara in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, drop in, by donation only, so you can co...more info
Category:Other
Date:Aug 12, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Parksville Community Park / Qualicum Beach Waterfront
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Aug 13, 2019
Aug 13, 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:Aug 13, 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
 
Aug 13, 2019
ETHOS Beach Walk & SeiningETHOS Beach Walk & Seining

This free activity is perfect for residents and visitors to our Oceanside area. Come on out and join the fun, learn to identify the different species collected and then released during our beach walk and seining program. We'll start at the MAC with a classroom activity then a short walk to Parksville Beach where you'll help with the collection of unique species of ocean wildlife.

This bioinventory connects us ...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 13, 2019
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 13, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 13, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 13, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 13, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 13, 2019
Summer by the Sea Street Market 2019Summer by the Sea Street Market 2019

Craig Street infused with energy and excitement every Tuesday night! Brought to you by the Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce, this street market is a true reflection of our community's vibrant character.

In its 16th year, the Tuesday night market runs from 6 to 9pm with over 200 vendors to visit. The market is popular with locals and visitors looking for a unique experience. With an eclec...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 13, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:Craig Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Down Town Parksville
Name:Caitlin Woon
Phone:250-248-3613
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 13, 2019
Yoga on the Beach 2019Yoga on the Beach 2019

Think and act outside the box this summer--fresh sea air, wide open spaces, stunning scenery, social support, laughter, certified instructors, safe and mindful exercise for everyone at all ages and activity levels, fun and health promoting yoga near the ocean. For all this, and more, join us for our 8th summer of Yoga on the Beach with Charlotte and Barbara in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, drop in, by donation only, so you can co...more info
Category:Other
Date:Aug 13, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Parksville Community Park / Qualicum Beach Waterfront
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Aug 14, 2019
Aug 14, 2019
ETHOS Coastal Stewards Youth WorkshopETHOS Coastal Stewards Youth Workshop

This free workshop for young coastal stewards will explore the connection between humans and aquatic ecosystems.

Topics covered include the role of local watersheds, local water pollution, biodiversity, marine food webs, and human impacts in the MABR. The workshop includes a presentation and classroom activities that teach youth about marine food webs and water pollution.

Instructor: Mount Ar...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 14, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 2:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:Free but pre-registration required
Name:Jennifer Bate, Executive Director
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 14, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 14, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 14, 2019
Ladies Night at Arrowsmith Golf CourseLadies Night at Arrowsmith Golf Course

9 Holes of golf, dinner and prizes!

Event includes golf, buffet dinner, skill and door prizes.

Lots of fun on and off the course!
Category:Golf
Date:Aug 14, 2019
Time:5:30pm Shot Gun Start
Address:2250 Fowler Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Arrowsmith Golf Course
Cost:Members $35, Non-Members $45
Name:Kari Pick
Phone:250-240-3477
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 14, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 14, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 14, 2019
Yoga on the Beach 2019Yoga on the Beach 2019

Think and act outside the box this summer--fresh sea air, wide open spaces, stunning scenery, social support, laughter, certified instructors, safe and mindful exercise for everyone at all ages and activity levels, fun and health promoting yoga near the ocean. For all this, and more, join us for our 8th summer of Yoga on the Beach with Charlotte and Barbara in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, drop in, by donation only, so you can co...more info
Category:Other
Date:Aug 14, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Parksville Community Park / Qualicum Beach Waterfront
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Aug 15, 2019
Aug 15, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 15, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 15, 2019
Qualicum Beach Uptown Street MarketQualicum Beach Uptown Street Market

Dine out and take in the charm of a summer evening in Qualicum Beach.

Shop our Uptown Market featuring giftware by local artisans, home grown & specialty foods, live music & entertainment, and more!
Category:Market
Date:Aug 15, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:W 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:2nd Ave between Memorial & Primrose
Phone:250-738-9008
 
Aug 15, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 15, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 15, 2019
Yoga on the Beach 2019Yoga on the Beach 2019

Think and act outside the box this summer--fresh sea air, wide open spaces, stunning scenery, social support, laughter, certified instructors, safe and mindful exercise for everyone at all ages and activity levels, fun and health promoting yoga near the ocean. For all this, and more, join us for our 8th summer of Yoga on the Beach with Charlotte and Barbara in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, drop in, by donation only, so you can co...more info
Category:Other
Date:Aug 15, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Parksville Community Park / Qualicum Beach Waterfront
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Aug 16, 2019
Aug 16, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019
Coast Capital Savings Sculpture Light Up - Parksville Beach FestivalCoast Capital Savings Sculpture Light Up - Parksville Beach Festival

For two nights only the Sand Sculpture Exhibition will be open after dark. Brought to you by Coast Capital Savings, this event lets you experience the sculptures in a unique and wonderfully different way. Gate stays open until 11pm.

Suggested $4.00 donation / Entrance Fee
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Aug 16, 2019
End:Aug 17, 2019
Time:9:00pm - 11:00pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 16, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 16, 2019
Parksville Museum MarketParksville Museum Market

It's back! The very popular Friday night market at the Parksville Museum returns this year!

Starting Friday evening, 5pm, June 28th, over 45 vendors will be on site to greet you with food trucks, flowers, produce and everything you need and more importantly, the things you don't need but want! The market is popular with locals and visitors looking for a unique experience. Plus, all the Museum's historic buildings are open...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:5:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:1275 E Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Museum
Name:Caitlin Woon
Phone:250-248-3613
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 16, 2019
Phil Dwyer - Adult Jazz Academy Final ConcertPhil Dwyer - Adult Jazz Academy Final Concert

With special appearances by faculty members Phil Dwyer, Chris Davis, and Hans Verhoeven and Alex Coleman!

On Dec. 30, 2013 Phil Dwyer was appointed as a Member of the Order Of Canada. He was cited for “his contributions to jazz as a performer, composer and producer, and for increasing access to music education in his community.” In January 2015 he was recognized by the Royal Conserv...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:Doors 6:30pm; Show 7:00pm
Address:#8-464 Island Highway East, Parksville, BC
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$20/advance
Website:Open Site
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 16, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 16, 2019
Tim Hortons Outdoor Summer Concerts - Parksville Beach FestivalTim Hortons Outdoor Summer Concerts - Parksville Beach Festival

Enjoy concerts in the park brought to you by Tim Hortons Friday and Saturday evenings on the dates listed below. They are free to the public and take place at the Picnic Shelter in the Parksville Community Park from 6:30-8:30pm with the exception of the Saturday August 17th concerts, which will be held on the Kite Field prior to the Quality Foods "Fes...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 16, 2019
Yoga on the Beach 2019Yoga on the Beach 2019

Think and act outside the box this summer--fresh sea air, wide open spaces, stunning scenery, social support, laughter, certified instructors, safe and mindful exercise for everyone at all ages and activity levels, fun and health promoting yoga near the ocean. For all this, and more, join us for our 8th summer of Yoga on the Beach with Charlotte and Barbara in Parksville and Qualicum Beach, drop in, by donation only, so you can co...more info
Category:Other
Date:Aug 16, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:Parksville Community Park / Qualicum Beach Waterfront
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
Aug 17, 2019
Aug 17, 2019
Brad Stewart Live at Mount Arrowsmith BrewingBrad Stewart Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing

Local guy Brad Stewart and a regular on the Nanaimo music scene, Brad will be playing great covers from every decade at MABrewing this Saturday (Aug 17th)!

No cover. Kids always welcome.
Category:Music
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 2019
ChildrenChildren's Museum Day

A fun, free, and family-oriented event with activities for kids of all ages!

Activities include pony rides, meeting a live owl, pioneer games, and much more. Cookies and lemonade will be available for the kids.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Name:Netanja Waddell
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 16, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019
Coast Capital Savings Sculpture Light Up - Parksville Beach FestivalCoast Capital Savings Sculpture Light Up - Parksville Beach Festival

For two nights only the Sand Sculpture Exhibition will be open after dark. Brought to you by Coast Capital Savings, this event lets you experience the sculptures in a unique and wonderfully different way. Gate stays open until 11pm.

Suggested $4.00 donation / Entrance Fee
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Aug 16, 2019
End:Aug 17, 2019
Time:9:00pm - 11:00pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 2019
Errington Farmers MarketErrington Farmers Market

"Make it, Bake it, Grow it!"

The Errington Farmers' Market is THE place to be each Saturday from May to September! Make it a family outing each week to shop for local, fresh, authentic food including seasonal vegetables and fruit, eggs, meats, flowers and more.

Enjoy ready to eat food also, like kale chips, preserves, breads, and baking! Artisans are also included in the farmers' market, offering fine art, hand-made toys...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Name:Market Manager
Phone:250-618-2281
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 17, 2019
ETHOS Ocean Ecosystem ExhibitETHOS Ocean Ecosystem Exhibit

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside coastline and the ongoing local community projects to protect our unique ocean ecosystems. The ETHOS interactive display is free an open throughout the month of August as part of our Soft Shore: where land and water meet art installation.

ETHOS presents awesome interactive displays and activities which explore our Oceanside co...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:Jennifer Bate
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 17, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
Gallery 222 Summer 2019 Show & SaleGallery 222 Summer 2019 Show & Sale

One of a kind artworks and gifts made by Christopher Dahl and Jan Bell-Irving – including garden stakes, wall planters, paintings, prints, vases, plates, pots, bowls, jewelry and sculpture.

For more info visit our website or contact Jan or Chris (250) 752.7355.
Category:Art
Start:Aug 17, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:222 Crescent Road E., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Gallery 222
Name:Christopher Dahl
Phone:250-752-7355
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 17, 2019
Hi Neighbour Day 2019Hi Neighbour Day 2019

8:00am - 10am PANCAKE BREAKFAST in the Hall
Served up by our fine Volunteer Fire Department - pancakes, sausages and all the trimmings. Bring the whole family, bring a friend...and meet our dedicated men and women in blue who volunteer to help us all. The best way to start a great Hi Neighbour Day!

10 am - 1 pm ERRINGTON FARMERS MARKET
The Original Farmers Market in this area, now it its 46th year! In the Community Park across...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:8:00am
Address:1390 Errington Rd., Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 2019
Hi Neighbour Day Dance at the Errington HallHi Neighbour Day Dance at the Errington Hall

Hi Neighbour Day Dance at the Errington Hall

Robin Layne & the Rhythm Makers
Saturday, August 17th
Tickets $20 in stores and $22.50 online
Doors at 7:30pm & Show at 8:00pm

Online Ticket Sales now available at https://ErringtonHall.Tickit.ca

The Errington Hall invites you and your family to celebrate our special 50th anniversary Hi Neighbour Day Dance Party on Satur...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 17, 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
 
Jul 12, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival2019 QF Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition - Parksville Beach Festival

Come and see Parksville's premiere event on the beach: The Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition, July 12- August 18, 2019, organized by the Parksville Beach Festival Society.

is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Scu...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 12, 2019
End:Aug 18, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 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:Aug 17, 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
 
Aug 17, 2019
Quality Foods Festival of Lights Fireworks 2019

Join us at dusk on Saturday, Aug. 17th as Quality Foods celebrates the Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition / Parksville Beach Festival with its Festival of Lights fireworks show at Parksville beach. Simulcast to music on 88.5FM The Beach.

As a bonus, the sand sculptures will be lit up for late night viewing until 11pm so you can take your time leaving the Park!
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 17, 2019
Soft Shore: where land and water meetSoft Shore: where land and water meet

Soft Shore: where land and water meet is an exploration of texture, colours and art methods in celebration of the beauty of the natural ocean shore landscape. Featuring a collaboration of artistic styles and narratives, Soft Shore blends fibre, wood, metal, acrylic, glass and photography in a community’s homage to the spectacular natural scapes of the Oceanside shoreline.

Following the outstanding ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 17, 2019
Tim Hortons Outdoor Summer Concerts - Parksville Beach FestivalTim Hortons Outdoor Summer Concerts - Parksville Beach Festival

Enjoy concerts in the park brought to you by Tim Hortons Friday and Saturday evenings on the dates listed below. They are free to the public and take place at the Picnic Shelter in the Parksville Community Park from 6:30-8:30pm with the exception of the Saturday August 17th concerts, which will be held on the Kite Field prior to the Quality Foods "Fes...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 17, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site

Aug 11, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019

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