Must See Events

Atmosphere Gathering

Cumberland: August 18-20

Ribfest!

Sept 15, 16 & 17

Family Friendly Events

Saturday, August 19th

Veins Art Exhibit

Saturday, August 19, 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...

How I Long to See You

Saturday, August 19, 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 -...

Hornby Island Farmers' Market

Saturday, August 19, 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.  

Games & Grounds Saturday Events

Saturday, August 19, 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.

Knights and Ladies of Avalon

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 1:00pm | 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...

The Jeffrey Rubinoff Sculpture Park – Opening & Concert

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 1:00pm | Arts, Family Friendly, Free, Music

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. Borealis String Quartet performing: Jul 22 Beethoven, String Quartet No.14, Op....

Kids' Art for KidStart

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Teens

The John Howard KidStart mentoring program and Mudsharks Coffee are hosting the annual Kids’ Art for KidStart event for kids ages 4-12!  They will receive their artistic materials, an art lesson from local artist Tracy Kobus, and the chance to see their work hanging in the Mudsharks gallery for the...

Kids' Art for KidStart

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 2:00pm | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

The John Howard Society and Mudsharks Coffee are hosting an art event for kids ages 4-12 to benefit the KidStart program! Join us at Mudsharks in Courtenay on Saturday, August 19th from 2-4 pm to paint a piece and have it displayed in the gallery. Local artist Tracy Kobus will also be leading an...

"The Crusher" Limousine Jump & Crash to Pass Boat Race

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 5:30pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Major Events, Seniors, Sports, Teens

"The Crusher" Limousine Jump & Crash to Pass Boat Race:  Saratoga Speedway. Gates open 5:30pm. Show starts at 7pm. Also featuring Crash to Pass Cars, Hornet Cars, Road Runners and Mad Max Extreme Racing. A night of entertainment for the whole family. 2380 Macaulay Rd, Black Creek.

Knights and Ladies of Avalon

Saturday, August 19, 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...

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