Must See Events

May 1-7-Celebrate Youth Week with "RDN Youth"

Free/Low Cost Activities all Week

May13-Oceanside Mother's Day 5k/10k

Supporting Parksville/Qualicum Haven House

Community Events

Saturday, April 28th

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Go-Kart Rentals are ideal for all ages. Take a ride around the 3/8 mile oval track where the Champions race! All carts are equipped with a remote shut-off switch for your safety. Children 7 years and older ride on their own. Under 7 ride for FREE, when accompanied by an adult.  Monster Truck Rides...

Family Paint 5yrs+

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Talks & Workshops

Let's create art and memories together. Family members will take part in painting their own canvas with the guidance of our experienced art instructor. No experience necessary. All supplies are included. View painting project online. 2-4pm. Phone RDN, Recreation, and Parks to pre-register.

Kim's Convenience

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment

Award-winning Canadian Play, Now a Hit TV Series! You’ll get more than you bargained for at Mr. Kim’s downtown Toronto convenience store. Along with his enormous variety of groceries and knick-knacks, he dispenses amusing folk wisdom, quizzical Korean trivia, and a peculiar type of pride. The...

Open Practice all Race Classes

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 6:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Get ready for our 2018 Race Season with open practices available for all race classes every Saturday in April. Gates open at 5pm, practice runs from 6-8pm.

Dr's of Rock 'N Roll

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Music

The Doctors Of Rock ‘n Roll, based in Nanaimo, BC- play classic rock ‘ n roll tunes and oldies from the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, & 70’s . Their repertoire includes all time favourite hits from Buddy Holly, Glenn Miller, Herman’s Hermits, Elvis Presley, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Beatles, and...

Tidesmen: Show of Champions

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music

The Harbour City will ring with soaring harmony during a weekend showcase of a cappella singing groups hosted by the award-winning Tidesmen Chorus.  This mini-festival and contest will culminate in “The Show of Champions”, a rare opportunity to see and hear “the best of the best” a cappella...

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

Saturday, April 28, 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....

Sunday, April 29th

2018 Snow to Surf Adventure Relay Race

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 7:30am | Community, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Major Events, Sports, Teens

2018 is our 36TH Annual Snow to Surf Adventure Relay Race. Canada's premier multi-sport team relay event which will include Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Running (1 or 2 people), Mountain Biking, Kayaking, Road Cycling, Canoeing, Post Race Action, for teams of 4 to 9 people. Prizes and...

Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 9:00am | Community, Education, Talks & Workshops

Be prepared; get trained with a two-day course in first aid and cardiopulmonary (CPR C) skills. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED). Retraining is recommended every...

Full Moon Practice

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Community

Come to the Golden Shrine and practice self directed meditation in your choice of ways. Enjoy the energies of the full moon to increase peace of mind, devotion and merit. Great opportunity for those who enjoy our open meditation sessions.