Community Events

Saturday, November 18th

Play Day

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Free

A room full of toys for drop-in free play. We have activities for children of all ages, from babies up including soft toys, large puzzles, drawing materials, KEVA blocks, and more. We'll wrap things up with a quick song and story just before noon.

Offerings - France Trepanier

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Exhibitions

OFFERINGS collaborative artwork reflecting on the meaning of offering. Based on a relational aesthetic, it encourages the interpretation of practices from different cultures.  France Trépanier is a visual artist, a curator and a researcher of Kanien’kéhaka (Mohawk) and québécois ancestry. Gallery...

Elasmosaur BirthdayParty

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 11:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

Elasmosaur’s birthday is fast approaching and this year the fossil will be 80,000, 029 years old. On Saturday, November 18th from 11 am – 4 pm, the museum is inviting the community to visit, see the exhibits, talk to the experts and bring in fossils for identification. The singing of “Happy...

Games & Grounds Saturday Events

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 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.

Wine Tasting at 40 Knots Vineyard and Estate Winery

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 1:00pm | Business, Community, Education, Food & Drink, Free

Our Cellar Tasting Lounge and Wine Shop is a wonderful place to stop by for an afternoon visit with friends. Enjoy complimentary tastings.  We carry a full array of local specialty gifts including our own Vino Skin Care Line.  Also visit our Interpretive Trail Stroll through our vineyard and learn...

Courtenay Legion Meat Draw with Live Music

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 2:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Courtenay Legion, 2-5pm. Check out our website,, to see which band is playing.

Street Smart Kidz Meat Draw

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 2:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free

Every Saturday starting at 2pm.  Beatiful cuts of meat from John's Independent Grovery in Comox. We have six dras with prizes varying from roast to chicken.   All prizes go to Street Smart Kidz House. Street Smart Kidz mission is to increase the safety of children in Canada & reduce the...

ValleyFamilies- Cumberland Rec. Open Gym and Climbing Wall

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 2:00pm | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Free, Sports

Sat 2 PM - 4 PM · Cumberland Parks and Recreation · Cumberland, BC Open gym, climbing wall and healthy snacks at the Cumberland Recreation Centre. Fun for the entire family  

Pythian Sisters Charity Meat Draw

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 3:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Charity Meat Draw:   Every Saturday, fundraiser for the Pythian Sisters.  At the Highwayman Saloon, 3-8pm.  5467 Island Hwy S, Union Bay.

A Tribute To Elvis starring Steve Elliott

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 6:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

A Tribute to Elvis starring Steve Elliot. Join Bowser Seniors Housing Society for our annual "fun"raiser. In addition to Elvis we will be serving a delicious dinner and a live and silent auction. Come dance the night away and all for just $42.00 per ticket. To book a table of 8 or...