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Temporary Closure of Beaches to Dogs
Beaches within the Parksville Qualicum Beach Wildlife Management Area (PQBWMA) will be temporarily closed to dogs to the annual Brant geese migration. Rathtrevor Beach will be closed to dogs from February 15 to April 30. Parksville Bay Beach and Qualicum Beach from March 1 to April 30.More Info
Celebrate Canada Day 2023 in Parksville Qualicum Beach with an array of vibrant events! Enjoy the spirited Parksville Canada Day Parade, indulge in mouthwatering local cuisine, and witness a dazzling fireworks display that will light up the night sky.
Canada Day is a national holiday in Canada celebrated annually on July 1st. It commemorates the anniversary of the enactment of the Constitution Act in 1867, which united the three separate colonies of the Province of Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia into a single, self-governing Dominion within the British Empire called Canada. This significant day evokes national pride through vibrant festivities that honor Canadian history, values, and accomplishments. Join Parksville Qualicum Beach on Canada Day for family-friendly events including parades, fireworks, and fun activities.
Parksville Canada Day Festivities
Get ready for an unforgettable Canada Day celebration! Join in the excitement with family-friendly events, including the famous Shriner's Pancake Breakfast, a vibrant parade, tempting food trucks and vendors, engaging kids activities, live entertainment that will leave you in awe, and a spectacular fireworks display. These exhilarating events are not to be missed!
Parksville Canada Day festivities will be held on July 1, 2023 at Parksville Community Park (193 Beachside Dr, Parksville, BC).
Qualicum Beach Canada Day Festivities
Celebrate the joy of Canada Day in Qualicum Beach with a day filled with family-friendly excitement. Start the festivities with a pancake breakfast, then cheer alongside fellow spectators as a vibrant parade makes its way through town. Indulge in delicious food, enjoy fun kids activities, and watch live entertainment, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Qualicum Beach Canada Day festivities will be held on July 1, 2023 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 (180 Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC).
For more information and other summer activities, check out the events calendar.
Lighthouse Country Canada Day Festivities
Canada Day at the Bowser Legion will be held on July 1, 2023 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 211 (7035 Island Hwy W., Bowser, BC).
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