Must See Events

APR.14-NIWRA's Annual Eagle Release

An Awe-Inpsiring Event

MAR.19-APR.28-Brant Wildlife Festival 2018

Celebrating Nature on the Shores of Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Teens Events

Tuesday, April 10th

School Nite Out

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 3:30pm | Children, Community, Teens

Every Tuesday. Grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips, music, creative projects, and dinner are all offered in a safe, friendly, and nurturing environment. Preregistration is required.

Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 11-15)

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 6:30pm | Children, Free, Sports, Teens

Swing by the Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium every Tuesday night for FREE drop-in basketball from 6:30-7pm. All equipment is provided. All you need to do is show up ready to play.

Wednesday, April 11th

Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round to Start

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12:00am | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Hockey, Seniors, Sports, Teens

The last games of the 2017-2018 NHL season will be on Saturday, April 7th and the NHL Playoffs will begin a few days later. The entire playoff typically lasts about two months and is wrapped up with the Stanley Cup finals sometime in mid-June. Due to each Playoff Series ending in a different number...


Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm | Community, Education, Seniors, Teens

Weekly Wed. Evening Ongoing Drop-Ins - LETS TALK MODEL RAILROADING 101 - Time to get started the Easy Way! Join us for Fun “Hands-On” Projects: Build Scale Warehouses, a Railway Tunnel, clean and install Trackwork, create Backdrop Painting and Ground Covers, etc.! Tie your railroad plans to 3D...

Ballenas Dry Grad Fashion Show

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 7:00pm | Business, Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Teens

Enjoy an evening of fun and fashion as students from the 2018 graduating class of Ballenas Secondary School take to the stage to strut their stuff while showcasing the latest trends in casual, active, and formal wear from local merchants. This popular annual dry grad fundraiser is a community...

Thursday, April 12th

Teen Nite in Parksville

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 3:30pm | Arts, Food & Drink, Music, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Every Thursday. For Youth Grades 10 - 12. Old & new friends get together for dinner, creative projects, games, outings, and more! Drop-in.

Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 16+)

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 7:00pm | Free, Sports, Teens

Come ready to play basketball at 7:00pm at the Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium. This two-hour program is intended for participants 16+. All equipment is provided.

Friday, April 13th

New Movie Releases

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New Movie releases for April 13: Beirut, Blumhouse's Truth or Dare, Dazed and Confused (Classic Film Series), Finding Your Feet, Indian Horse, Rampage (at the Imax as well), Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero, Luisa Miller (MET 2017/18), Sherlock Gnomes (Sensory Friendly).

Golden Shoe Hunt

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 8:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Sports, Teens

The 12th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoe. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 13.

DIY Healing

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 10:30am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Do It Yourself Healing. 1hr. Learn the secrets of Yoga Therapy that you can apply to current aches and pains and also throughout your life. Includes take-home worksheet of practical and easy steps you can apply to all injuries. This is a workshop, not a regular yoga class. Must Register by email to...