Must See Events

Pumpkins on the Drive

October 28 to October 31 - 6:00pm

10th Annual Fall Harvest Fest

Sunday, October 15 • 11am-3pm

Free Events

Friday, September 22nd

September Equinox

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:00am | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free

There are two equinoxes every year – in September and March– when the sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal.

TIC TAC Parksville

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free

Tuesdays and Fridays. All family caregivers and their children are welcome to join the fun! Catch up over a cup of coffee while kids enjoy crafts, games and healthy snacks.

Oceanside Stroke Recovery Society

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 11:00am | Community, Free, Health & Fitness

Providing professional therapy sessions - physical exercise, speech, music and art therapy and caregivers' counselling.

Saturday, September 23rd

Qualicum Beach Farmers Market

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 8:30am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Major Events, Markets, Music, Shopping & Fashion

Open Year Round. Whether you're visiting for the first time, or are a lifelong Oceanside resident, a visit to Veteran’s Way and Memorial is where you’ll find the best in fresh fruits, vegetables and berries, plants and cut flowers, fresh baked goods, jams and jellies, fish, chicken and pork,...

Denman Island Farmers' Markets

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 9:30am | Arts, Business, Children, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Teens

Denman Island Farmer’s Market Starts back up!: Saturday's, 9:30am-12:30pm. You’ll find a wide range of fresh island produce, baked goods, gift items and more. It’s held on the grass field beside the Marcus Isbister Old School Centre at 5901 Denman Road, with the Island’s Recycling Depot right next...

Stretching the Season

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 12:30pm | Free, Sports

The Canadian Safe Boating Council would like boaters to enjoy all that fall boating has to offer but make sure that both they and their boats are prepared should the unexpected occur.

Sunday, September 24th

International World Rivers Day

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:00am | Business, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

The proposal for a  global event to celebrate rivers was based on the success of BC Rivers Day, which Mark Angelo had founded and led in western Canada since 1980.  A World Rivers Day event was seen by agencies of the UN as a good fit for the aims of the Water for Life Decade and the proposal was...

2017 Nanaimo Rivers Day

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 11:00am | Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Nanaimo Rivers Day is a celebration of the world's waterways highlighting the many values of our rivers & waterways and encourage the improved stewardship of rivers around the world. Activities include Rivers Day tours of the watershed, community group information and interactive booths,...

Movie Event - The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe!

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 3:30pm | Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Seniors, Teens

We're kicking off our fall movie events with a showing of, 'The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe.' We invite you to join us at 3:30 pm for appetizers & fellowship, for the movie beginning at 4 pm & wrapping up with an encouraging faith based discussion! Go to www....

Monday, September 25th

Active Aging Week

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 6:00am | Community, Free, Health & Fitness, Seniors

Ignite your passion with free activities all week in celebration of active aging. Local resources will be showcased and older adults are invited to be active in a safe, friendly and fun atmosphere.