Looking for something fun to do this summer? Come learn about the research we are doing here, experience the touch tanks, and learn about our LEED Platinum Certified building.
Come learn about the history of the Bastion, the HBC and the Bastion’s reported ghost.
This fascinating, meandering tour starts at the Nanaimo Bastion, crosses the Bastion Street Bridge into the Old City Quarter and ends at the 125 year-old Oxy pub.
The Maffeo Park Market is on every Thursday from 4:00 p.m.to 9:00 p.m. Come see a variety of vendor goods, food trucks, and buskers..
Bring your lunch, and listen to some great live local music!
Join us for our 4th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Qualicum Beach by donation only to local charities. Everyone welcome! Bring your mat/towel and sunblock. Hatha style fun. All ages/experience levels.
Great selection of farmers, growers, bakers, crafters and so many more vendors. Enjoy live music and local products on Nanaimo's original farmers market every Friday right next to the Bastion.
Patio Party Fridays at Boston Pizza - Nanaimo. Great 'live' music with roving musician 'Dave Hart' & special guests each week! Plus the magic of The Con Man.
Join Buffalo Bob as the conductor and narrator on a 'locomotive" driven tour buggy where you will ride into the fields and see 2000lb Buffalo Bulls walking majestically up close and personal!
"Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason
Grab your lawn chair, dancing shoes and meet us at the picnic shelter in the park. See you at the Beach!
Get set for the 2nd annual Parksville Museum Farmer's Market! Friday markets operate Rain or Shine.
Join us for our 4th summer of Yoga on the Beach in Parksville by donation only to local charities. Everyone welcome! Bring your mat/towel and sunblock. Hatha style fun. All ages/experience levels.
The longest running Farmer's Market on Vancouver Island , celebrating it's 42nd Anniversary this year. Fresh farm Products, Concession Stand, famous Sticky Buns , and Live Music in a country park setting.
Millstone Winery 3rd Annual Vintage Market!
Variety market every Saturday in Parksville. Crafts, jewelry, fashion, fruits, veggies, plants and flea market items.
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.
Thinking about a pancake breakfast in a beautiful garden on Saturday mornings? The Public is Welcome!
Bring your family out for lunch at the station! Picnic lunch will include a choice of; Quality Hot Dogs, House Made Burgers, BBQ Chicken or Salmon, a Variety of Salads, and Desserts.