Must See Events

Food & Drink Events

Friday, December 1st

Live Entertainment at "The Nanaimo Bar"

Friday, December 1, 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...

Toy Zebra at The Queen's

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Come and dance the night away with "Toy Zebra's" and there fabulous Top 40 Dance Covers.

Saturday, December 2nd

Christmas Craft Fair at Providence Farm

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 9:00am | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Shopping & Fashion

Providence Farm’s Annual Christmas Craft Fair is on December 2, from 9am to 3pm. We take great joy in creating this community event full of Holiday fun for the family! Over thirty new and returning vendors, on both floors of the main building offer unique gifts from wreaths to glass ornaments, to...

Christmas Brunch, Bazaar and Bake Sale

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 10:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Markets, Seniors

Enjoy a delicious Brunch featuring egg strata, muffins, croissants, fruit, tea/coffee, and juice. Shop for collectibles, gifts, homemade baking and preserves. All are welcome, 10am-2pm.

Ukrainian Christmas Bazaar

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 11:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Family Friendly, Food & Drink

Ukrainian Christmas Bazaar SATURDAY, December 2, 2017 11:00 am - 3:00 pm St. Michael's Parish Hall @ 4017 Victoria Avenue, Nanaimo (off Norwell Drive) For sale: Frozen perogies, fresh borscht, homemade baking, jams, pickles, relish, Ukrainian novelties, cabbage rolls (made and sold by Sandy...

Meat Draw

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 2:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

Meat Draw every Saturday at The Legion, Branch #10. From 2-4pm.

ROAR Burger and Beer Fundraiser

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 6:30pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

A fundraiser to help bring LGBTQ+ people to safety here on Vancouver Island. Our own fabulous drag queen extraordinaire Miss Vikki Smudge is organizing the entertainment and MC’ing the evening. There will be a fabulous silent auction as well to round out the evening. Your $20 ticket includes a...

On The Dock W/Daniel Wesley

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 7:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Three dates to choose from for an unforgettable evening of Daniel Wesley Intimate & Acoustic, with special guests. Tickets are on sale at Lucid, Desire Tattoo, The Dinghy Dock Pub or online at 

Just Wild about the Holidays! The Season... Unleashed.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 8:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink

The sass and spirit of the holiday season is upon us, thanks to the beautiful, sulty performers of Bella Dance Productions. Larrissa Champagne, Ramona the Bellydancer and Lalani Electrica will dazzle and delight you with seasonal specialty burlesque and bellydance performances that will leave you...

Live Bands at The Well Pub

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 9:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Dec. 2 - Freakboy Dec. 9 - Big Bang Baby Dec. 16 - Star 69 Dec. 23 - Don't Tell Julie Dec. 30 - Eveready