Must See Events

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

APR.28-Roller Derby Spring Flinger

Don't miss this hard-hitting, fast-paced, action-packed evening!

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Saturday, March 24th

Duncan Farmers Market

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Business, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Music, Shopping & Fashion

Shop for fresh fruits and vegetables, home baking, eggs and dairy products, cheeses and fresh bread, jams, jellies and local honey. Handmade patio furniture, children's clothing and locally crafted wares. We are fortunate to have a covered stage so that events will continue, rain or shine. 10am-2pm...

"Show of Champions" on sale now

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Major Events, Seniors

Tidesmen Chorus will host a weekend-long event, featuring some of the very finest a cappella singing groups from south-western BC and northern Washington state. This festival will see both male and mixed singing groups competing for places in “Show of Champions”, April 28. Tickets available from...

Spring Modern Handmade Market

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Inspired Events will host an amazing modern collective of hand makers, innovative well-being services, and delicious food. 35 unique made with love handmade vendors from all around the Island & Gulf Islands. The FIRST 25 guests at the opening of our door will receive exclusive offers PLUS you...

Islands Short Fiction Contest

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

We are inviting Vancouver Island and Gulf Island writers to submit their short stories of up to 2000 words. The entry fee is waived for Junior and Youth categories. You are allowed to enter as often as you like. Sponsored by the V.I.U. Department of Creative Writing and Journalism, the Vancouver ...

VIU Elder College Saturday Speakers Series

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Major Events, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

VIU ElderCollege presents the talk "We Will Help Each Other Be Great & Good" by Louise Mandell Lawyer and Chancellor of Vancouver Island University. This talk will explore de-constructing colonization in each of our lives - making space for indigenous and non-indigenous Canadians to...

Zumba Fitness

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:30am | Community, Health & Fitness, Music, Talks & Workshops

A Zumba Fitness class involves dance and aerobic elements that incorporate Latin-Style music! Different music like Merengue, Salsa, Reggaeton, Cumbia, Belly dancing, Samba, ChaCha, Tango and Hip Hop. Zumba® classes are designed to be approachable for all populations, regardless of fitness level,...

Lemon and Lavender Vintage Tea

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 11:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors

South Cowichan Healthcare Auxiliary is hosting their annual Lemon and Lavender Vintage Tea. This free event is held in the Mill Bay Community Hall, next to Kerry Park Arena, 1035 Shawnigan-Mill Bay Road in Mill bay BC There will be Baking, Crafts, Raffles, Treasure tables, Dragonfly Dreaming, and...

Go-Karts and Monster Truck Rides are BACK for Spring Break!

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Sports, Teens

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides are BACK!: Saratoga Speedway. Open every day of spring break (Mar 24-Apr 8) from 12-4pm. Go-Karts: $15/10 laps pp. Monster Truck Rides: $15/ride (weather permitting), and then open every weekend after spring break from 12 noon to 4pm. 

Lions Everyone Welcome Skate

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 1:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Health & Fitness, Teens

We will be offering free admission and rentals for our everyone welcome skates from 1-2:20pm. These special skating sessions are generously sponsored by Duncan Lions Club.

Simple Spinner Ring Workshop

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 1:00pm | Arts, Education, Entertainment, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

If you’ve taken our stackable ring course, this workshop will take your soldering skills to the next level. Taking sheet metal we will hammer and form it into a band. With wire, we will make the ‘spinner’, and finish off incorporating the two by flaring out the edges of the band to keep the spinner...