Free Events

Wednesday, November 22nd

Gifts and Wishes Art and Fine Craft Show

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Shopping & Fashion

It's our 10TH Anniversary Holiday Art and Fine Craft Show. Featuring locally made art and fine crafts. This is taking place from Nov. 15- Dec. 23 for your Christmas Shopping enjoyment. This juried show features art and fine craft handmade by local artists.  Browse at your leisure in our free...

Song Jam at Moby's Pub

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 7:30pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

A 21st-century pub sing-along to vocal and instrumental backing tracks, including six decades of rock and pop hits; we provide the lyrics and you provide the harmonies. Ends at 10pm. 

Friday, November 24th

Nov. 24-26 - Winter Wonderland & Art Show at Painters Lodge

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 12:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Painters Lodge is transformed into your Winter Wonderland Retreat. Decorated with over 30 trees and sparkling awe, an experience for all ages.  Centred around an exquisite Art & Artisan Show & Sale with award-winning artists and master artisans. Friday finishes with Live Jazz, Wine &...

Elegant Threads

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 11:00am | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Shopping & Fashion

Qualicum Weavers and Spinners are hosting their annual one of a kind sale, packed with unique, quality handcrafted clothing, household items and hand spun yarns. There will be a silent auction of members hand work plus demonstrations of weaving and spinning. All members of the public welcome.

Christmas Kick Off

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 5:30pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Christmas Kick Off really is a special night – as the community gathers together on our beautiful decorated downtown streets to catch up with friends and neighbors, admire the shop windows, be entertained by the fabulous Smiley Family Band, watch the delight on the faces of the kids as they visit...

Saturday, November 25th

Elegant Threads

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Shopping & Fashion

Qualicum Weavers and Spinners are hosting their annual one of a kind sale, packed with unique, quality handcrafted clothing, household items and hand spun yarns. There will be a silent auction of members hand work plus demonstrations of weaving and spinning. All members of the public welcome.

Nov. 24-26 - Winter Wonderland & Art Show at Painters Lodge

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Painters Lodge is transformed into your Winter Wonderland Retreat. Decorated with over 30 trees and sparkling awe, an experience for all ages.  Centred around an exquisite Art & Artisan Show & Sale with award-winning artists and master artisans. Friday finishes with Live Jazz, Wine &...

Duncan Farmers Market

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00am | 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...

Mill Bay Craft and Gift Fair

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Baking, Sewing, Crafts, local Artisans etc... Hourly Draws, Mini-Auctions, Prizes! Kitchen is open: Homemade Soup, Bread, Tea, Coffee, Snacks 10am-2pm South Cowichan Healthcare Auxiliary thanks you for your support!

Nov.25&26-"Deck the Hall" Christmas Craft Market

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Business, Children, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

The Cowichan Exhibition is hosting their 5th "Deck the Hall" Christmas Craft Market! Many talented artisans, & craftspeople will be showing a wide variety of products just in time for the Christmas season. There will be lots of parking, customer appreciation draws and a concession!...

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