Food & Drink Events

Wednesday, March 7th

DJ Melbatoast at The Nanaimo Bar

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 9:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

"DJ Melbatoast" at The Nanaimo Bar, Wednesday's at 9:30PM. $5 cover charge.

Thursday, March 8th

Festival Nanaimo 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors, Teens

Festival Nanaimo is a new multi-dimensional community festival taking place in Nanaimo throughout the month of March 2018. It showcases all the things that we love about the city where we live, work and play. Come visit in March 2018! Festival Nanaimo 2018 includes great entertainment, concerts,...

Parksville Uncorked: 10th Annual Wine and Culinary Festival

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 11:00am | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

From wine and beer newbies to the connoisseur, you'll enjoy tastings, winemaker's dinners, and bibble brunches. Last year's festival events sold out, don't say we didn't warn you. Book early, and bring a friend, an event you don't want to miss.

Healthy Start Fair (0-6 years)

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 4:00pm | Children, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness

The Greater Nanaimo Early Years Partnership present The Healthy Start Fair. Children (up to age 6 years) and their families are invited to this FREE event to enjoy story time, activities, healthy eating snacks, family resources, vision screening, public health nursing, triple p positive parenting,...

"Live At Longwood" a Free Concert Series

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 8:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Every Thursday night a free live concert series featuring great local and touring musicians. Showtime at 8pm. Feb.8 - Laura Kelsey, Dubious Luxury Feb.15 - Jack Mancor, Andrew Wolman Feb.22 - Tora Leigh, Stephanie Humphreys Mar.1 - Peter Kleinholz, Marty Douglas Mar. 8 - Wren Beckley, Young Plantz...

Music Trivia

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 8:30pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Music Trivia every Wednesday and Thursday.

Open Mic Night

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 9:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Every Thursday evening from 9pm until Midnight is "Open Mic Night". House guitar available or you can bring your own. If you can play, come and play.

2ND Annual Mid-Island Comedy Competition

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 9:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink

2018 starts with preliminary rounds Mar. 8 & 22, semi-finals Apr. 5, finals Apr. 19. The contest is open to V. Island and Gulf Island residents with 26 positions for competition. Submit your name for consideration, message Mid-Island Comedy F.B. with how long you've been doing comedy and where...

Live Entertainment at "The Nanaimo Bar"

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 9:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Live Entertainment series at "The Nanaimo Bar". All shows are $5 cover unless otherwise stated. Feb.24 with A Farkin' Jazz Conspiracy is $10 Mar.1 with Rachel Lark is $10 Thank you.                

Friday, March 9th

New Movie Releases

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New releases for March 9: The Strangers Prey at Night, The Upside, Wonder (March Movie Break), A Wrinkle in Time, Gringo, The Leisure Seeker, The Adventures of Nelly & Simon: Mission Yeti, Paddington 2 (March Movie Break), The Boss Baby (March Movie Break), Despicable Me 3 (March Movie Break),...