Food & Drink Events

Sunday, January 21st

JAN.20&21-Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Hockey, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Now in its fourth year, this tour will bring host Ron MacLean and co-host Tara Slone to Cowichan for a special live pre-game show to air on Sportsnet prior to the nationally broadcast game between the Canucks and Jets. This free, family-friendly weekend includes interactive games, activities...

Courtin-Devoin-McRae Trio

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

This engaging piano trio, featuring three of Nanaimo’s most talented, versatile and experienced jazz musicians, delivers classic jazz standards along with some originals. Pianist Patrick Courtin and bassist Marisha Devoin are graduates of Vancouver Island University’s bachelor of music program,...

Meat Draw & Live Music at Duncan Eagles Hall

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 3:30pm | Business, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

Fridays at 4:30PM for a Meat Draw then stick around for some Musical Entertainment from 7PM until Midnight. Saturdays the Meat Draw starts at 3:30PM followed by Music from 8PM until Midnight.  Sundays we also start our Meat Draw at 3:30PM with a Sunday Jam Session from 2-6PM.  We hope to see you...

Monday, January 22nd

Music Bingo at Moby's

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 7:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

You know every song on the radio. Why not put that knowledge to work and have some fun. Maybe even win a prize! Every Monday night, 7:30-10pm.

Tuesday, January 23rd

Meat Draw

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 3:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Seniors

Meat Draw at The Chemainus Legion (Branch 191), every Tuesday and Saturday from 3-6pm. 

Culinary Kids (ages 6-13)

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 3:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Talks & Workshops

Engaging children early on with the wonders of the kitchen can impart valuable life skills. Kids will learn about kitchen safety, basic nutrition, and Food Safe principles, while preparing healthy meals and snacks using fresh ingredients in a fun, hands-on group environment. Please mention any food...

Ruby Tuesday

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Join host Glenn and Jetta for a circle jam kitchen party! Bring your instruments or voice and join the circle or just come to enjoy the tunes! All skill levels welcomed and encouraged! 7-10pm.

Trivia Tuesday's at Moby's Pub

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink

Every Tuesday at the Moby's Pub come out for Trivia from 7:30-9:30pm.

Wednesday, January 24th

Indoors Island Roots Markets.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 3:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Our regular "Island Roots Market" is moving indoors for our Fall/Winter season. We provide a means to gather local food and other locally made items and the accompanying farmers/producers to create a year-round farmers' & artisans market. 3-6pm.

Open Mic Night

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Wednesday nights from 7-10pm is open mic night, come out and showcase your talent. You never know what you’ll get, as a variety of performers drop in for a set. Music and even stand-up comedy acts could be on stage. Interested in performing? Here’s how it works:Performers can start signing up at 7:...