Must See Events

May 1-7-Youth Week with parks & rec

Free/Low Cost Activities all Week

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

MAY11,12,13-Parksville Spring Home Expo

3 days - over 100 exhibits!

Community Events

Thursday, April 26th

Paul Jorgensen

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Exhibitions

Paul’s work is known for bringing a sense of peace to the viewer.  As far back as Paul can remember, he was at his most content when he had a crayon, a coloured pencil or brush in his hand.  Now that contentment is brought back to life and emanates through the canvas through the eyes of the viewer...

April Exhibitions at "TOSH"

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:00pm | Arts, Community, Exhibitions

Painters Denise MacNeill in the Brown Gallery, Carmen Mongeau in the Volunteer Gallery and Luek Sotola in the Dorothy Francis Gallery. MEET AND GREET TEA for MacNeill, Mongeau, and Sotola on April 18 at 2pm.

Gradwear Drop-In

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 1:30pm | Community

Shop for a new and gently used grad dress, tux or suit for only $5 including accessories. Call to make a private shopping appointment or drop in during these times: 1:30 - 4 pm Tues and Thurs. 250-248-2093 ext.232  

Coffee with Council

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 2:00pm | Community

Residents are invited to join members of Council for coffee and an informal chat on Thursday afternoons. No appointment necessary.

Tom Morrisey

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Music

Tom Morrissey is a regular favourite at Smoke ‘N Water. A 35+ year veteran of the music scene, Tom is the only son of the late great Joan Morrissey – Newfoundland’s First Lady of Song. Tom blends the spirit of his mother and his home province with a variety of modern-day classics to bring you a...

Nanaimo Business Awards

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:30pm | Arts, Business, Community, Entertainment

The Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce and United Way Central & Northern Vancouver Island are proud to recognize ‘leaders and achievers’ in this 18th annual celebration. Held at the Port Theatre on April 26th, 2018 the Awards Gala will honour individuals, businesses, and non-profit...

Deez Live Music

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Live Music at Deez Bar and Grill starting a 7pm. Showcasing lots of local and Island favourites every Thursday night.  April 5 - Lazy Mike Trio, Drink Dance Enjoy. April 19 - Mike Jarvis Band May 3 - Lazy Mike Trio

Gypsea Fitness

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:15pm | Community, Health & Fitness

A fitness class for women looking for a full body workout that provides mental calm and leaves you feeling uplifted and energized. The format includes easy to learn cardio techniques integrating props such as hoops, 1/4 lb drum sticks, dance steps and Yoga-Pilates inspired core work and stretch....

APR.19-May 6-ECHO Players "Collected Stories" by Donald Margulies

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:30pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Major Events, Seniors

Told with intelligence and sharp humor, Collected Stories by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies centers on the ever-changing relationship between Ruth Steiner, a testy academic and renowned short story writer, and her student, Lisa Morrison, an ambitious aspiring writer who is in awe of her....

Friday, April 27th

New Movie Releases

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New Movie Releases for Aril 27: Avengers: Infinity War (Also at IMAX), Cendrillon (MET 2017/18)