Winter Activities in Nanaimo

Beat the cold: stay warm and entertained with these winter activities in Nanaimo While we’re certainly not heralded as snow destination, the Harbour City gets its fair share of cold …

The Nanaimo Summertime Blues Festival

The Nanaimo Summertime Blues Festival returns to the harbour city each year highlighting a long list of top musicians from…

Bathtub Weekend 2018

July 20th-22nd It all started in 1967 when former mayor of Nanaimo, Frank Ney, famously donned a pirate costume, raised…

Commercial Street Summer Night Markets 2019

June 20 – August 29   Taking place over eleven consecutive weeks, from June 21st to August 30th, The Commercial…

The Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival 2018

July 6, 7, & 8, 2018 Maffeo Sutton Park, 10 Comox Rd, Nanaimo, BC Also, check out The InFrinGinG Dance Festival happening…

The InFrinGinG Dance Festival 2018

JULY 5-8, 2018 Celebrate diversity through dance Also, check out The Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival happening the same weekend. Showcasing…

Get into a Merry Christmas mood at the Kris Kringle Craft Fair

It’s easy to get into the merry spirit of the Christmas season when the Kris Kringle Craft Market gets underway…

The play’s the thing – Shakespeare by the Sea and more in Nanaimo

More than 400 years after William Shakespeare penned a play, we still can’t get enough of the loveable Bard. It’s…

Come to Nanaimo for a Slice of Canadian Coastal History

Nanaimo may be known as ‘The Harbour City’, but it could just as easily be known as ‘The City of…

SUMMERTIME BLUES FESTIVAL SETS A SOULFUL AND ROCKIN’ HIGH BAR IN NANAIMO

SUMMERTIME BLUES FESTIVAL SETS A SOULFUL AND ROCKIN’ HIGH BAR IN NANAIMO By Guest Blogger Nancy Shields The 2016 Summertime…

Rocking out at Longwoodstock

By Guest Blogger Nancy Shields Longwoodstock. What more can I say? This fun-filled, sun-baked weekend was one for the ages.…