Entertainment Events

Saturday, November 25th

Nanaimo Clippers vs Alberni Valley Bulldogs

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 6:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Hockey, Sports

Nanaimo Clippers at home against Alberni Valley Bulldogs at 6PM.

Sansei: The Storyteller

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 7:30pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music

Sansei: The Storyteller uses dance, theatre, and humour to tell the story of one of Canada’s darkest decisions and how the rampant racism of past generations affected the Japanese community today. Mark Ikeda investigates the social climates and hardships when the Ikeda family was labelled enemy...

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra; Baroque Bouquet

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 7:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music

The NCO plays an all-Baroque program featuring guest organist, Jenny Vincent, to play Concerto for Organ, Op. 4, No. 2 by Händel and also to team up with Music Director, Karl Rainer, to play Vivaldi’s Concerto in D Minor for Organ and Violin. As well, the Orchestra will play a strikingly varied...

TheatreOne's Mainstage - Pick 3!

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 7:30pm | Arts, Entertainment, Music, Seniors

Pick three of our four offerings to create your own season pass: Flotsam & Jetsam: Life on the West Coast by Ross Desprez and Tobin Stokes an Other Guys Theatre Company production Sept. 23 | 2pm & 7:30pm Sansei: The Storyteller by Mark Kunji Ikeda Nov. 23-25 | 7:30pm & 2pm Saturday...

Johnny Inappropriate

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 9:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Live band

Live Entertainment at "The Nanaimo Bar"

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 9:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Live Entertainment series at "The Nanaimo Bar". Dec.1-Mark Crissenger Dec.2-Under The Mountain Dec.7-Monkey Bear Dec.8-Johnny Inappropriate Dec 9-PartyMan Dec.14-A Night w/Steve Plantz Dec.15-Murray Atkinson & Lance Lapointe, acoustic 90's tribute Dec.16-DJ All Good Dec.21-Phil & Dave's...

Live Music with Vinyl Edge

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Come prepared to dance the night away with the ever-popular cover band Vinyl Edge.

Sunday, November 26th

Breakfast with Santa

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 9:30am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink

From 9:30-11am come and enjoy a breakfast with Santa which includes pancakes, bacon, pastries, fresh fruit juice, tea and coffee. While you're here you can also make some Christmas crafts, get your face painted, visit with Santa and much more.

Nov. 24-26 - Winter Wonderland & Art Show at Painters Lodge

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Painters Lodge is transformed into your Winter Wonderland Retreat. Decorated with over 30 trees and sparkling awe, an experience for all ages.  Centred around an exquisite Art & Artisan Show & Sale with award-winning artists and master artisans. Friday finishes with Live Jazz, Wine &...

Cedar & Yellowpoint Artisans 2017 Country Christmas Tour

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors

Cedar Yellow Point Artisan Tour November from 10am–5pm daily.Take this fun and free self-guided tour.Pick up a map at Visitor Centres or at the Waterfront Gallery and start planning your tour. It’s always fun with a carload of friends.