Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 18, 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 18, 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 18, 2019
KidFest 2019

KidFest is a non-profit, registered society that works with community businesses, sponsors and groups to provide the local and visiting public a wonderful, fun-filled day of exciting musical entertainment, interactive activities and quality family time.

Our goal is to provide a low cost, children's event. We hope you attend and enjoy our musical line-up, community booths and sample foods from one of our many, amazing food vendors.

Break open your piggy bank, dig in the couch cushions! Do whatever it takes to find $5. That is the cost of a wristband that will allow you...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 18, 2019
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Cost:$5 Activity Wristband
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 18, 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 18, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 18, 2019
Pop-up Water Park - KidfestPop-up Water Park - Kidfest

The Parksville Volunteer Fire Department will host their second pop-up water park of the summer! This family-friendly event will give kids and kids-at-heart the opportunity to beat the heat and cool off by running through a misting spray from an aerial ladder truck and other fire hose appliances. The first-ever pop-up water park held earlier this month was a huge success.

Check out the fire engines and equipment, lea...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 18, 2019
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:Parksville Community Park
Location:Kidfest
Name:Kendra Konsorado
Phone:250-954-3087
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 18, 2019
Quality Foods Children's Sandcastle Competition

Sunday morning registration for the Quality Foods Children’s Sandcastle Competition on the beach starts at 11:30am and the building starts at exactly 1pm.

The number one rule is “all teams must have fun.” Building wraps up at 3:30pm and prizes will be awarded at 4pm.
Category:Sandcastle competition
Date:Aug 18, 2019
Time:11:30am - 4:00pm
Address:Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park
Website:Open Site
 
Aug 18, 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 18, 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 18, 2019
Two of Canada’s Jazz Greats - Don Thompson (piano) and Phil Dwyer (saxophone) - Live at The Old School House Arts CentreTwo of Canada’s Jazz Greats - Don Thompson (piano) and Phil Dwyer (saxophone) - Live at The Old School House Arts Centre

Two of Canada’s pre-eminent musicians, Don Thompson (piano) and Phil Dwyer (saxophone) have enjoyed a remarkable musical relationship for the past 35 years, and have delighted audiences whenever they appear together. This will be the firs...more info
Category:Music
Date:Aug 18, 2019
Time:2:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Cost:$20 for members; $22 for non-members
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site

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