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 …

How To Explore Nanaimo Safely & Responsibly This Summer

Photo Courtesy Of White Sails Brewing Nanaimo is excited to be welcoming guests back to our beautiful beaches, quiet forests,…

Nanaimo After Dark: 10 Fun Things To Do After The Sun Goes Down

By day, Nanaimo is a bustling hub of activity with eclectic places to shop, west-coast inspired cafes, and endless outdoor…

A Local’s Guide To The Abyss & Extension Ridge Trail

A huge, seemingly bottomless fissure in the earth, a fairy circle, sweeping views of the Salish Sea and peek-a-boo views…

5 Photo-Worthy Waterfront Parks In Nanaimo

Among the many things that make this city a special place, the sheer number of waterfront parks in Nanaimo makes…

A Sneak Peek At What Vancouver Island Market Has In Store This Winter

Vancouver Island is a haven for artisans, which makes finding that perfectly unique gift for your friend, colleague, or family…

Gabriola Island: An Artists’ Haven On A Wild Coastline

Jordan Dyck Explores Gabriola Island ‘The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of…

Nanaimo harbour fireworks
Nanaimo Festivals & Events 2020

The Nanaimo events calendar is full of fun and unique activities throughout the year. Experience art, heritage, culture, and the…

Festival Nanaimo Celebrations

The Signs of Seasonal Change in Nanaimo The days are getting longer bringing with them better weather and the sights…

The Grand Whiskey Bar

Nearly every man, woman, and child across this great nation knows Nanaimo for the sweet n’ chewy dessert that bears…

A Winter Travel Guide to Nanaimo, BC

Exploring Nanaimo with Julia Crawford I’ve always been drawn to British Columbia’s coastal communities. They tend to capture my imagination,…