Outdoor Christmas light show for the whole family to enjoy! Over half a kilometre of lit and decorated trails.
Beaufort Food Forest Work Party
ECHO Players production, Christmas Express by Pat Cook, full of puns, one-liners, funny situations and eccentric small-town characters, is the perfect Christmas entertainment.
School is moving out and we're moving in with truckloads of exquisite treasures and rarities too beautiful to wrap, just in time for Xmas, plus a boatload of Gabriola magic for a visual treat.
The wonderful and colourful hand painted street banners that have graced our city streets all summer long have been taken down and are now ready for purchase and pick.
The 35th annual Great Nanaimo Toy Drive is asking YOU to donate a new unwrapped toy/gift for children 0-16 who may find themselves without a Christmas gift under the tree this year.
The Camerata Singers present their annual Christmas concert with guest artists, Fiddelium.
New functional stoneware from the wood fire, high fired and durable for kitchen and table use. Browse the affordable selection of locally handmade wheel-thrown pottery, in a quiet downtown setting.
Our giant Christmas Tree is filled with 50 choir members singing new and old Christmas songs, along with a drama presentation and light show. It's sure to get you in the Christmas Spirit!
It is a holiday tradition to take part in this magical skating event!
Donations to the Great Nanaimo Toy Drive (focus on teen gifts) and cash/PayPal donations to the Vancouver Island Crisis Society.
CHRISTMAS WITH THE KRITTERS. FREE "Carol Wagon" rides, Christmas music,cheese samples, hot chocolate, popcorn, fire pit, story barn. Mini horse surprises by donation. OUR ANNUAL GIFT TO THE COMMUNITY
Join us at Gingerbread Village to vote on your favorite gingerbread house, decorate cookies, and visit with Santa and other holiday characters. See our activity schedule below!
Join the NS3 for our Science Saturday Workshop - Light It Up! Design and create a paper circuits to light up an LED in a winter-themed card. Come in for some family fun and learning!
Qualicum Beach Farmers Market – where you’ll find the best in fresh fruits, vegetables and berries, plants and cut flowers, fresh baked goods, jams and jellies, fish, chicken and pork,
Day 1 will be cutting and creating up to 5 salt dough ornaments, Day 2 will be painting and decorating these ornaments; please be sure to sign up for both classes. There are many shapes and decorat
Day 1 will be creating your pet paw salt dough ornament, Day 2 will be painting and decorating these ornaments; be sure to sign up for both classes and all supplies are included.
In the 2nd year of new ownership, New York Style dishes up pizza, pasta, and their legendary Manhattan salad, while piano man Marty Steele plays songs from his massive repertoire. Try it out!
Didn't realize Christmas was just weeks away? Not to fear. You can find all your Christmas needs at the Last Minute Shopper's Craft Fair. Food, crafts, art, and more
Be in the stands when your hometown Oceanside Generals take on the Nanaimo Buccaneers!