Must See Events

July 19-22/2018 BC Summer Games

Showcasing BC's Premier Athletes

Qualicum Beach Legion Pancake Breakfast

Every Saturday • 8:30am

Entertainment Events

Saturday, June 30th

Live Music at Shady Rest

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 7:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Join us on Saturday evening from 7-11pm for a great evening of live music. Come for dinner, stay and dance the night away. Adults Only, 19+. June 16 - Buffalo Pound June 23 - Mulligans June 30 - Ryder Bachman July 7 - Mulligans July 14 - Kelly Fawcett July 21 - Butts and Friends Blues July 28 - The...

Doug Cox and Sam Hurrie in Concert

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 7:00pm | Entertainment, Music

The two musicians first met at a gig on the West Coast’s Powell River in the 1990s and felt an instant connection. “The music we instinctively wanted to play was blues oriented, but came from the perspective of guys who grew up in the world of rock ‘n’ roll,” Things have come full circle, and Doug...


Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 8:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music, Seniors, Teens

It’s the One that You Want! Dust off your leather jacket, pull on your bobby-socks, and bop back in time as Danny and Sandy fall in love. This fun Broadway musical features all the comedy, drama, and unforgettable songs that have made it one of the most popular musicals in the world. Please see our...

Sunday, July 1st

Canada Day

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 12:00am | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events, Music

On July 1, 1867, Canada became a self-governing dominion of Great Britain and a federation of four provinces: Nova Scotia; New Brunswick; Ontario; and Quebec. The anniversary of this date was called Dominion Day until 1982. Since 1983, July 1 has been officially known as Canada Day. Canadians of...

Canada Day in Parksville

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 7:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Teens

Parksville's Canada Day celebrations are among the largest on Vancouver Island. The day's festivities kick off with the Shriner's Pancake Breakfast, parade, family-focused entertainment and activities as well as the fabulous grand finale fireworks, sponsored by Thrifty Foods. Add in food trucks,...

Canada Day in Qualicum Beach

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 8:30am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Teens

8:30am Pancake Breakfast at the Legion11:00am - ParadeNoon - Opening Ceremonies on Veterans' WayFamily Events/Entertainment, Refreshment Garden10:00am - 6:30pm - Live Music on Veterans' Way6:30pm - Street Dance starts on Veterans' Way featuring the International Show Band "The Timebenders"

Happy Canada Day Eh! (Mt. Washington)

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 11:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Teens

Celebrate Canada Day by helping the local food bank! Bring two non-perishable food items and enjoy a free scenic chair ride at Mount Washington after all the fun in town. 11am-6:30pm.

Laketown Rock Festival 2018

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 12:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Major Events, Music

Laketown Rock will attract thousands of music fans from the island and the province.  Laketown Rock is more than just a concert, it’s a vacation destination. Thousands of people will be attending this 3-day festival with enough going on to keep you entertained for your entire stay. Please see...

MidIsland Public Market

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 1:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

The new market will be the vibrant gathering place for the mid-island community, with fresh organic produce from local farmers, artisan breads and cured meats, international foods and delicatessen, local artists, crafts, music and local wineries, breweries and distilleries. It'll be a celebration...

Country Jam

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 3:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Music

Full on Country comes in on Sunday afternoons from 3-7pm. Join in the jam, get in on the meat draw or just enjoy the music.