X
1-0899-Carmanah
Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park
(JF Bergeron photo)

Vancouver Island

Cultural, Community or Seasonal

 (Picture BC photo)

(Picture BC photo)

For information on cultural, community, or seasonal festivals and events in this location, check out the map and event listings below.

Show me Cultural, Community or Seasonal close to:

Main Address   Activity/Branch/Terminal     Visitor Centres 

29 Cultural, Community or Seasonal in Vancouver Island

21 - 29 of 29 Results

Page: Previous  1  2   3  
21

Campbell River Salmon Fest - Campbell River

Nunns Creek Park
Campbell River, British Columbia
V9W 5T5
Websitehttp://www.crsalmonfestival.com
Toll-free
Phone250-287-2044

Daily from August 8, 2014 to August 10, 2014

47th Annual Campbell River Salmon Fest - a 3 day event honoring the prime industrive of Northern Vancouver Island: Foresty and Fishing and our Festival. The Logger Sports event depicts the past & present logging practives through entertaining competitions between loggers and is presently the largest in Canada for prize purses and number of events. In keeping with our name, Salmon Festival we will be presenting the 7th annual Seafood Cook-Off. Friday will be the Oyster cooking Contest and Saturday & Sunday will be various seafood competitions and demonstrations. There is something for everyone at the 47th Annual Campbell River Salmon Fest.

22

Vancouver Island Exhibition - Nanaimo

Beban Park Fairgrounds
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9T 3K7
Websitehttp://www.viex.ca
Toll-free
Phone250-758-3247

Daily from August 15, 2014 to August 17, 2014

Celebrating 120 Years - "Memories, Music & Magic!" the VIEX is the largest and oldest event in the community for 120 years. Come see our new midway - Shooting Star Amusements, headline entertainment for 3 days, clowns, home show, livestock displays, home arts, kidszone, kennel club and k9 demos, sheepdog trials, skateboard competitions, goat milking demos & pie eating contest & new this year - our community garden. VIEX is fun for everyone!

23

Tofino Lantern Festival - Tofino

Tofino Botanical Gardens
Tofino, British Columbia
V0R 2Z0
Websitehttp://www.raincoasteducation.org/events/tofino-lantern-festival
Toll-free
Phone250-725-2560

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The Tofino Lantern Festival is our 'signature' community event and fundraiser, drawing the young and old with an unbelievable variety of handmade lanterns. The Tofino Lantern Festival was born in 2001 & since then has grown to feature local musicians and artists and includes a 'permanent collection' of locally created West Coast lanterns. Many of these lanterns are modeled on local flora and fauna, such as mushrooms, sharks, flowers, fish, owls, banana slugs and trees, but there is also a village worth of houses, a constellation of stars, a galaxy of planets, a yard of recycling lanterns and much, much more. Event starts at 7pm-10:30pm.

24

BC Forest Museum - Members' Day - Duncan

2892 Drinkwater Rd
Duncan, British Columbia
V9L 6C2
Websitehttp://www.bcforestdiscoverycentre.com
Toll-free
Phone250-715-1113

Monday, September 01, 2014

Labour Day is Members' Day at the BC Forest Discovery Centre! Relax with your family on the last day of summer vacation & ride the final steam train of the season. To show our appreciation of your support, we will be providing one complimentary hot dog & pop to each member (upon presentation of your membership card). As well, general family members will enjoy a free visit without a punch on their card.

25

Great Canadian Beer Festival - Victoria

Royal Athletic Park
Victoria, British Columbia
V9A 4W5
Websitehttp://www.gcbf.com
Toll-free
Phone250-383-2332

Daily from September 5, 2014 to September 6, 2014

Over 40 craft breweries from across Canada & the Pacific Northwestern USA, come together to celebrate the diversity of the brewers' craft. We will feature non-stop entertainment by local acts & a fantastic selection of food.

26

Victoria International Chalk Art Festival - Victoria

1150 Douglas St
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 3M9
Websitehttp://www.victoriachalkfestival.com
Toll-free
Phone

Daily from September 13, 2014 to September 14, 2014

Welcome to Canada's largest street painting festival! Our family friendly, free-to-attend arts celebration presents some of the world's top international chalk artists as well as artists from our local community and the Lower Mainland. This year, our festival significantly expands across our beautiful downtown and includes the Royal BC Museum which hosts our exciting 3D chalk painting within a free admission area as well as our performance stage featuring many singers, dancers and drummers from our First Nation's community. Meanwhile our closure zone on Government Street increases by several city blocks presenting many more artists, a kid's chalk zone, a food village and more!

27

Harvest Festival - Nanaimo

Wesley Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9R 5B8
Websitehttp://www.dnbia.ca
Toll-free
Phone250-754-8141

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Downtown Nanaimo's annual Harvest Festival celebrates the local natural food movement. The heart of the Festival is a lineup of 40 vendors, educational displays and interactive presentations focused on the local food movement. This one-day event includes a 'Fresh Food Fair' featuring local chefs and food trucks offering tasty dishes. Bluegrass and roots blues performers will keep the festival atmosphere lively. Baby farm animals are there for your petting pleasure as Tiger Lily Farms returns with their corral of critters for the little ones to learn a bit about farm life. Island Farms' 'Farmer Vicki and Daisy the Cow' will also be on hand. A Farmer & Vendor Market will offer fresh produce, locally harvested and value-added products from local growers and producers.

28

Downtown Halloween Howl - Nanaimo

Diana Krall Plaza and throughout downtown
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9R 5B8
Websitehttp://www.dnbia.ca
Toll-free
Phone250-754-8141

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Get out the makeup and costumes, it's that time again! The fun filled day begins in the Old City Quarter with the Halloween Pet Parade. Critter fun doesn't stop there though! Drop by the booth in the Heritage Mews for a paw reading and while you're at it check out the Mystic Faire and Halloween Celebration. Diana Krall Plaza will be buzzing with activity while costumed critters of the human variety will be getting ready for the spooktacular trick or treating at the downtown businesses starting at 12pm until 2pm. Calling all Zombies!!! Groove to the iconic Halloween tune "Thriller" by Michael Jackson in the Plaza. Zombies, get dressed in your deadliest costume, don the bloody makeup and moonwalk to your heart's content

29

Santa Fly-In - Nanaimo

Harbour Air Seaplane Terminal
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9R 5B8
Websitehttp://www.dnbia.ca
Toll-free
Phone250-754-8141

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Santa Claus has made his list, checked it twice and has decided that the children of Nanaimo have been oh, so nice! Now, Santa has decided to make a special visit, all the way from the North Pole to Nanaimo. On Saturday, November 30th at the harbourfront in downtown, children from all over will come to welcome Santa and his entourage of singing dancing Elves, who will be arriving in Nanaimo aboard a Harbour Air sea plane. Santa's arrival in Nanaimo is to officially open his namesake workshop in downtown Nanaimo and to star in the Lion's Club Santa Parade at 5pm. The DNBIA invites children and families to kick off the holiday this season and celebrate Santa's official arrival in Downtown Nanaimo!

21 - 29 of 29 Results
Page: Previous  1  2   3  

Festivals & Events

Calendar

Calendar

Go