Fernwood Art Stroll 2023

Fernwood and Oaklands neighbourhoods

The 15th annual Fernwood Art Stroll takes place the weekend of June 10th and 11th this year. Twenty-five artists are opening their studios, homes, and gardens in various locations in Fernwood and Oaklands to show a variety of arts and crafts. Stroll the leafy streets of Fernwood and Oaklands with the free downloadable map of […]


Weekly Duncan Farmers’ Market

Duncan Market Square 200 Craig Street, Duncan, BC

This Saturday plan to stop by at the Duncan Farmers' Market! Open from 9AM-2PM in the City Square. Shop local while listening to live music for an array of produce, in-season fruit, honey, eggs, cheese, meat, seafood, wines and spirits, baked goods, plants and flowers, amazing local artisan creations, pastas, jams, pickles, and many specialty […]


James Bay Community Market

Join us in historical James Bay steps from the Inner Harbour and a short stroll from the cruise ship terminal for our James Bay Community Market May 6th through October 7th 9am to 3pm! Spend your Saturday's with us at the Corner of Menzies and Superior.



The Apollos 680 Berwick Road, Qualicum

Kick up your heels and celebrate the start of summer! Then kick back in your favourite lawn chair and enjoy a summer evening movie! Raising money for local chaities.



Rollin Art Centre 3061 - 8th Avenue,, Port Alberni

Enjoy the Solstice Arts Festival in Port Alberni, as the sun reaches the zenith of its annual arc. Held at Port Alberni’s Rollin Arts Center, dive into an incredible weekend of art and music in one of Vancouver Island's most beautiful settings. This weekend is all about building a sense of community in the Alberni […]


Raymond James Father’s Day Walk / Run for Prostate Cancer

Vancouver Island Tech Park 4464 Markham Street, Victoria

Celebrate our 20th Anniversary in 2023 with the team from Raymond James for the Father's Day Walk Run for Island Prostate Centre Society. 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed in their lifetime and Island Prostate Society helps those men and their families navigate their journey together, right here on Vancouver Island. Enjoy a pancake […]


Art Lab Sunday: Collaborative Mural

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Celebrate sustainability month and join us in creating a collaborative mural using natural materials. Drop-in on the first and third Sunday of every month for a fun and inspired hands-on art project with family and friends. Art Lab Sundays are a creative way to spend your Sunday afternoon! Free for Members, $5 for Non-Members


Silly Boat Regatta

Maffeo Sutton Park 100 Comox Road, Nanaimo, BC

Shoreline Orthodontics (Presenting Sponsor) and the Nanaimo Child Development Centre welcome you to Silly Boat 2023! The Silly Boat Regatta is the Nanaimo Child Development Centre's (NCDC) signature fundraising event. Providing services to over 1900 children/youth and their families last year, funds raised at this event help provide various programs, services, and the purchase of […]



Arts on The Avenue Festival 2023

First Avenue Ladysmith Fron Warren Steet to Buller Street First Avenue from Warren Street to Buller Street, Ladysmith

We are celebrating all kinds of art on August 26th, 2023 with our evening Art Jam and August 27th, 2023 with our Arts on the Avenue Market. It all takes place on First Avenue Ladysmith from Warren Street to Buller Street. Art Jam (formerly know as Light Up the Night) takes place from 6 PM-9:30 […]