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Saturday, June 30th

Games & Grounds Saturday Events

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Teens

Games and Grounds Saturday's Events starts 12pm with Drop-in Casual Play Magic: The Gathering. 12:30pm- Standard Showdown - Amonkhet. 6:30pm, Booster Draft. 7pm, Board Game Meetup.  Texas Hold'em-`1st Sat 6pm. For a full calendar and description, visit the Games and Grounds website calendar.

ValleyFamilies - Picnic in the Garden

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 2:00pm | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink

Is there anything sweeter than enjoying delicious snacks outside in the fresh air? Join LUSH Valley for a picnic, garden tour, and plant related activities at their community garden downtown Courtenay. Space is limited, so please register in advance by emailing

Pull the Plug

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 3:00pm | Children, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Last Swim of the Season Help us shut down the pool in style. Do all the things you have always wanted to do at the pool – but were told no: bubbles in the hot tub, shaving cream lifeguard pie, graffiti the windows, sidewalk chalk the decks and dunk a lifeguard! Dates: Saturday, June 30 Times: 3:...

5:40 Express and Potluck Cafe

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 5:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Teens

5:40 Express and Potluck Cafe is an easy going, relaxed, contemporary worship service. Each week we may have drama, music, stories or personal testimonies. Please stay for our Potluck Dinner and Cafe afterwards. Our start time is 5:40pm. Every is welcome!

Race Night at Saratoga Speedway

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 5:30pm | Children, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Major Events, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Bailey Western Star Trucks presents: Crash to Pass Boat Race, Mad Max Extreme Racing, Hornet Cars, and Road Runners. Rain or Shine.  Gates at 5:30, racing at 7pm!

Kus-kus-sum Nomadic Tempest Tall Ship Caravan Stage Co. Show

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 9:30pm | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events

Come out and enjoy this spectacular event! The critically acclaimed show "Nomadic Tempest" by the Caravan Stage Company on the Courtenay River.  This multi media show is presented on board, and in the rigging, of a Tall Ship tied up at the old Fields Sawmill site. The shows will be at dusk (9:30pm...

Sunday, July 1st

Kids Zone/Bike Decorating - Canada Day

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Major Events

 Children can decorate their bike and bring it to Harmston Park. FMI All entries get to lead the Grande Parade down 5th Street.  Parents can pick up their kids at the Courtenay Recreation Lewis Centre around 11am. Kids Zone is open all Canada Day with great fun to be enjoyed with...

Canada Day Parade

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events

This year's theme is "Imagine". The parade will have a shortened route down 5th Street (due to construction) and the staging area will be on Harmston Avenue.  Check  for a map of the new parade route

Comox Valley Farmers Market - Cumberland

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Markets

Local food heaven!  Everything from beef, lamb and bison, poultry and pork to water buffalo and rabbit, fish and seafood and hundreds of varieties of veggies and fruits as they come into season. Along with eggs,honey,yogurt,preserves,pasta, take home meals, healthy body products and baking of all...

Hands On Farm at Filberg Park

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Family Friendly

The Hands on Farm is open for 2018 with pigs, ducks, chickens, goats, pony and a cow! Admission is just $1/children, $2/adults, $5/family and $29 for a summer long family pass! The Farm is open everyday 10am-4pm (please check our website for cancellations and schedule changes because of special...