Annual Events

Some annual events & festivals organizers are still considering 2022 plans. Please check with organizers to confirm if or how their events will take place in 2022.

Family & KIds

  • Coombs Fairground Family Day (Feb)
  • Milner Gardens Bunny Trail (April)
  • Qualicum Beach Family Day (May)
  • Milner Gardens Fairy Houses (June)
  • Canada Day Parade, Events, Fireworks (July)
  • Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition (July - Aug)
  • Historic St. Anne’s Church Heritage Day & Tea (July)
  • Qualicum Beach Beach Day (July)
  • Parksville Lions International Kite Festival (July)
  • Quality Foods Festival of Lights (Aug)
  • Kidfest (cancelled for 2022) & Childrens Sandcastle Competition (Aug)
  • Coombs Fair (Aug)
  • Hi Neighbour Days (Aug)
  • Qualicum Beach Museum Children's Day (Aug)
  • Parksville Museum Railway Days (Aug)
  • Lighthouse Country Fall Fair (Sept)

Garden Events

Nature & Wildlife Events

Food & Wine Festivals

Winter Holidays

Magical Nights of Light (Dec)
Milner Christmas Magic (Dec)
Tigh-Na-Mara Toy Drive Breakfast (Nov)

Markets & Fairs

Sports Events

Music Festivals

Car Shows

Arts & Culture


BeDazzled Parksville Quilt Show (June)
Studio Tour San Pareil / Parksville (July)
Grand Prix d’Art (July)
Parksville Beach Festival Art in the Park (July)
Art & Photography in the Garden (July)
ECHO Players Theatre Productions (Oct - May)

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