Arts Events

Thursday, August 17th

The Jeffrey Rubinoff Sculpture Park Opening

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 9:30am | Arts, Education, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free

Park open 9:30-1:00 pm Enjoy the Jeffrey Rubinoff Sculpture Park which displays a collection of over 100 cast and welded stainless and corten steel sculptures crafted single-handedly on Hornby Island by the late sculptor Jeffrey Rubinoff. Guided sculpture tours can be pre-arranged. To book email:...

How I Long to See You

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Major Events, Seniors, Teens

HOW I LONG TO SEE YOU Exhibit opens for the summer at HAMM. Located at 625 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay this exhibit focuses on the stories of Canadians, many of which were from British Columbia, who fought and died during the Great War in Europe. Admission is by donation. HAMM is open Tuesday -...

Veins Art Exhibit

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly

Inter- disciplinary artist Rita Mckeough is the artist-in-residence. Mckeough, will continue her research as she develops site responsive elements to her complex installation titled, Viens.  Veins offers a sensory immersion in a fantastical landscape where the paradox between a healthy natural...

Village of Cumberland Guided Walking Tour

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 7:00pm | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

The Cumberland Museum and Archives SPRING AND SUMMER WALKING TOUR SERIES includes a tour of the Village of Cumberland on Thursday, Auguest 17 with guide Meaghan Cursons. A lively and engaging walk filled with facts, rumours, tragedies and tales from Cumberland’s colourful history. Leaves the museum...

Friday, August 18th

How I Long to See You

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Major Events, Seniors, Teens

HOW I LONG TO SEE YOU Exhibit opens for the summer at HAMM. Located at 625 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay this exhibit focuses on the stories of Canadians, many of which were from British Columbia, who fought and died during the Great War in Europe. Admission is by donation. HAMM is open Tuesday -...

Veins Art Exhibit

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly

Inter- disciplinary artist Rita Mckeough is the artist-in-residence. Mckeough, will continue her research as she develops site responsive elements to her complex installation titled, Viens.  Veins offers a sensory immersion in a fantastical landscape where the paradox between a healthy natural...

Atmosphere Gathering

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

Maybe you’ve been here before….you’ve danced your ass off in that Circus tent and soaked up the main acts under a starry sky. Or maybe you’ve only heard tales of the art installations, the elusive Forest stage, the live dance infusions, the after-hours party.A sneak peak at the magic inside the...

Downtown Courtenay SummerNight Markets

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 5:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Markets, Shopping & Fashion

A new & fanciful addition to liven up our downtown core throughout the summer, offering a fresh, urban experience for locals and visitors alike. Eclectic Shopping, Unusual Sights, Food & Fun Every Friday starting July 7th until September 1st We'll be invoking a festive environment each...

Knights and Ladies of Avalon

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 7:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

TheatreWorks Centre for the Performing Arts presents Knights and Ladies of Avalon.  King Arthur and his knights must pit sword, wit and magic against the ladies of Avalon.  Legends of the round table and Excalibur are told from a new perspective and Merlin insists on creating peace in Camelot.Three...

Saturday, August 19th

Denman Island Farmers' Markets

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 9:30am | Arts, Business, Children, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Teens

Denman Island Farmer’s Market Starts back up!: Saturday's, 9:30am-12:30pm. You’ll find a wide range of fresh island produce, baked goods, gift items and more. It’s held on the grass field beside the Marcus Isbister Old School Centre at 5901 Denman Road, with the Island’s Recycling Depot right next...

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