Must See Events

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

APR.28-Cowichan Valley Garden Fair

Rare & Unique Plants with focus on Rhododendrons

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

Events

Sunday, April 29th

2018 Snow to Surf Adventure Relay Race

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 7:30am | Community, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Major Events, Sports, Teens

2018 is our 36TH Annual Snow to Surf Adventure Relay Race. Canada's premier multi-sport team relay event which will include Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Running (1 or 2 people), Mountain Biking, Kayaking, Road Cycling, Canoeing, Post Race Action, for teams of 4 to 9 people. Prizes and...

Learn to Lawnbowl

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Entertainment, Free, Health & Fitness, Sports

April 29 - The Cowichan Lawn Bowling Club if offering a free "learn to bowl", open house from 10am-Noon. Everyone is welcome, fun and bowls provided. April 30 - Join the coaches from 10am-Noon for free drop-in lessons. A perfect way to try out this fun sport.

Cowichan Valley Spring Home & Wellness Expo

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Exhibitions, Free, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Come to the Cowichan Valley Spring Home & Wellness Expo, April 27-29 at the Island Savings Centre. Admission is FREE all weekend! We know you will be impressed by the displays this year. Plus, don’t miss your chance to WIN dinner out at Just Jake’s Restaurant! FREE ADMISSION! Friday – 1:00pm to...

Nanoose Bay Studio Showcase

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts

April 28 & 29, 10am to 4pm. Your chance to visit a wonderful range of artists and artisans all under one roof at Nanoose Place, 2925 Northwest Bay Road. Nanoose Bay Studio artists will showcase paintings, photography, pottery, art glass, forged metal creations, unique jewelry, crafted wooden...

Train Rides Begin at BC Forest Discovery Centre

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

The BC Forest Discovery Centre is opening up for another season. For the month of April, we will be open on weekends from 10am-4:30pm, with the trains running every 60 minutes from 11am-4pm. During April and May our Speeder and Gas Locomotive trains will be in operation. Our May hours will be May 3...

Norma Hoeppner-Painting

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Exhibitions

We are excited to be showing Paintings by "Norma Hoeppner" from April 13 thru May 2. Wednesday thru Sunday, 11am-4pm. Opening Reception on Friday, April 13 from 5-7pm.

Earth Day Children's Art Show: Our Fantastic Forests

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free

Annual Earth Day Children's Art Show at the Coast Collective Art Centre April 18 to 29, Wed-Sun, 11:00am to 5:00pm Meet the artist reception from 1-3pm on Saturday, April 21. This show features artwork by our region's youngest creators. Artwork by children up to age 12 will explore and...

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Go-Kart Rentals are ideal for all ages. Take a ride around the 3/8 mile oval track where the Champions race! All carts are equipped with a remote shut-off switch for your safety. Children 7 years and older ride on their own. Under 7 ride for FREE, when accompanied by an adult.  Monster Truck Rides...

The Company Men

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Doug Far on piano/vibes; Bill Kent on bass; Barry Grey on drums and James Burns on guitar hit the stage running at Pat's House of Jazz in Crofton for another exciting afternoon of top-notch jazz. The show is part of weekly series sponsored by the Chemainus Festival Society.

Once Upon a Mattress

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

If you thought you knew the story of 'The Princess and The Pea,' you may be in for a surprise! Princess Winnifred actually swam the moat to reach Prince Dauntless the Drab. Lady Larken's love for Sir Harry provided a rather compelling reason that she reach the bridal altar. It wasn't the pea at all...

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