Must See Events

Parksville Uncorked: 10th Annual Wine and Culinary Festival

Usually a SELL-OUT event. Book in early!

FEB.23,24,25-Maple Sugar Festival 2018

Fun For The Whole Family!!

Parksville Uncorked: 10th Annual Wine and Culinary Festival

Usually a SELL-OUT event. Book in early!

Community Events

Tuesday, March 13th

"Show of Champions" on sale now

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Major Events, Seniors

Nanaimo’s own award-winning Tidesmen Chorus will host a weekend-long event, featuring some of the very finest a cappella singing groups from south-western BC and northern Washington state. This festival will see both male and mixed singing groups competing for places in “Show of Champions”, April...

The Canadian Tai Chi Academy

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Health & Fitness

Learn the "seated mini-set" of 17 moves from the 108 Moving Meditation. Every Tuesday there is a seated class from 10-11:30am and another seated class at 1:00-2:30pm. A regular class is held at 7:00 pm These classes are beneficial and open to everyone for general health and relaxation....

Fall Back to Basics-Golf

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Sports, Talks & Workshops

Have you lost your swing? Working on the basics is your best chance of reclaiming what you had. This session will help you work on your grip, stance, posture, alignment and ball position.  10-11am, please use code #158121 to register.

Red Cross CPR Level "C"

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 6:30pm | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

This Red Cross first aid course is for general knowledge, first responders, workplace teams, lifeguards, nurses, nursing students or any student requiring this for further training or entry into a school program. The content includes adult, child and infant CPR, as well as AED training. Conscious...

VIU: The Walrus Talks Leadership

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Talks & Workshops

The Walrus Talks, the national event series that everybody is talking about, is coming to Nanaimo! Register now for The Walrus Talks Leadership, the event will feature seven speakers for seven minutes each on how our ideas and choices can shape the future of culture, reconciliation, economic...

Open Mic Night and Jam

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Music

Nanaimo's long running Tuesday Night Open Mic & Jam brings together musicians from near and far. Sit back and enjoy the tunes, meet fellow artists or join the stage... Always extra instruments including house drum kit. You never know who ya might meet or the magic that will be made. The Corner...

Retro Night at "The Nanaimo Bar"

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Tuesday night is Retro Night at "The Nanaimo Bar." $5 cover charge starts at 9:30PM.

Wednesday, March 14th

Nanaimo Horticultural Society Meeting

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 7:00am | Community, Talks & Workshops

Have fun learning about gardening through presentations and displays & meet other keen gardeners. There are raffles, often for plants brought by members, and a Parlour Show where flowers, fruit and vegetables are judged. Members open their lovely gardens to other members, which is often an...

Upper Island Music Festival

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Teens

The purpose of the Upper Island Musical Festival (UIMF) is to advance, promote and develop the Musical Competition Festival movement and to encourage the study and practice of speech arts, drama, music, and dance. Each year UIMF gives out more than $14,000 in bursaries to deserving participants....

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Free

Wednesday weekly from 10am to 11am.  Country Club Centre presents a free weekly drop-in playgroup for little ones and their caregivers. Enjoy a play, crafts, stories and songs with ECE certified educators from PacificCare. Activities appropriate for children 5 years and younger.