Family Friendly Events

Saturday, June 24th

32nd Annual Miners Memorial Weekend

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 9:00am | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Miners Memorial Weekend June 22-24. For 32 years the Cumberland Museum and Archives has co-hosted an annual commemoration of fallen workers, highlighting labour history and contemporary labour issues. All are welcome to join us for this important weekend of solidarity, celebration and remembrance...

Comox Valley Farmers' Market

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness, Markets, Music, Seniors

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...

Denman Island Farmers' Markets

Saturday, June 24, 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...

How I Long to See You

Saturday, June 24, 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 -...

The Book of Changes: Notes and Gestures Exhibition

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free

The exhibition of Ted Goodden, ceramic sculptures, and Cornelia Hoogland, poems, is a collaboration. Specifically, these artists are responding through image and text to the 64 hexagrams contained in the ancient book of wisdom, the I Ching, or Book of Changes.  The I Ching itself is a collaborative...

Food For Thought at the Potters Place Gallery

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Business, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free

Celebrating 25 years as a clay collective, the Potters Place Gallery invites you to our Food for Thought Exhibit. Members past and present are making individual place settings shown which are shown throuhout the Gallery. Come feast your eyes on this beautiful work. The show is on for the month of...

Hornby Island Farmers' Market

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 11:00am | Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Markets

Hornby Island Farmers' Market from 11am-2pm. From the soil, picked early in the morning, the freshest of what's in season: vegetables, fruit, flowers, and herbs, all spray-free and naturally grown. And from our nurseries you'll find all sorts of perennials, shrubs, baskets, and bedding plants.  

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides: July & Aug, Open 7 days/week, 12-4pm.  Also open 12-8pm on Thurs & Fri's (weather permitting).  Kids 7 years and older can ride and kids under 7 ride FREE with an adult on the go-karts. Go-kart rides are $15 (10 laps). Monster Truck rides are $15 *tax...

Games & Grounds Saturday Events

Saturday, June 24, 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.

Jun 24 - Cumberland Home & Garden Tour

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 1:00pm | Community, Education, Environment, Family Friendly

3rd Annual Cumberland Home & Garden Tour: an exciiting glimpse behind the hedges, fences and doors of lengendary Cumberland Town. Go to www.cumberlandforest.com for more information.

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