Parksville Community Park & Beach 193 Island Highway East, Parksville

Known to locals as Beachfest, this 5 ½ week long family-oriented festival runs from mid July to the third week in August and includes: the Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition, weekend concerts, daily buskers, an artisan market and a special weekend evening light up of the sculptures. Tim Hortons Summer Concerts Friday & […]


Nanaimo Fine Art Show

Vancouver Island Conference Centre 101 Gordon St, Nanaimo

The Nanaimo Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists is pleased to once again host the 7th annual “Nanaimo Fine Arts Show”. This event will begin with an invitation-only Grand Gala and Awards evening where artists will be in attendance to greet sponsors and collectors. Our 2016 inaugural event showcased 82 professional artworks from across […]

free entry


The BIG Shop of Horrors Haunted House

Cowichan Exhibition Grounds 7380 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan, BC

Volunteer run Haunted House- one of the largest and scariest on the Island! All proceeds donated to local charities. Tickets available at the door or through EventBrite. *Children under age 8 not permitted.


Sybil’s Students: A Local Legacy

Museum at Campbell River 470 Island Highway, Campbell River, BC

The art and life of Sybil Andrews has a far-reaching impact on Campbell River, particularly in the work of her devoted students whom she mentored, encouraged, and supported. This exhibition at the Museum at Campbell River focuses on the work of her talented students. This collective body of work is a stunning example of the […]