Must See Events

Summer Night Markets

Every Friday, starting at 5pm, all summer long!

Atmosphere Gathering

Cumberland: August 18-20

Family Friendly Events

Wednesday, August 23rd

Family Story Time

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more for children and their caregivers. Recommended for ages 0 - 5 years. 10:30 - 11:00

Hornby Island Farmers' Market

Wednesday, August 23, 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 Wednesday Events

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Teens

Games and Grounds Wednesday's Events starts 12pm with All Day Casual Play Magic The Gathering. 6pm: MTG Standard Casual Play & Tiny Leader,  and alternating  card game night with Pokémon or Yu-Gi-Oh! Blood Bowl League Season 1.  For a full calendar and description, visit the Games and Grounds...

Auto Racing Open Practice

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 5:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Auto Racing Open Practice:   Every Saturday, open to all classes. Gates open 5pm. Practice from 6-8pm. Saratoga Speedway, 2380 Macaulay Rd. Black Creek.

Bowser`s Magnolia Court Summer Market

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 5:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Markets, Music

Don't miss out on Wednesday evenings this summer...come to the Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market and see what our lovely community has to offer you and your family. Live music/entertainment will soothe you while you browse through our various booths 5:30 pm- 7:30pm

Thursday, August 24th

Black Creek Summer Day Camp

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 8:30am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly

Community fun-filled day camps throughout the summer keep kids busy and having fun! Activities will include things such as water games, sports, crafts, nature walks and more.Ages: 4-8Instructor: Mollie GreenTime: 8:30am – 3:30pm$100 per week Drop-in Full Day $30 Drop-in Half Day $20 (up to 4 hours)

Veins Art Exhibit

Thursday, August 24, 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

Thursday, August 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 -...

Family Story Time

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 11:00am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free

  10:30 am - 11:00 am Strenghten early literacy with songs, rhymes, stories and more! Suitable for ages 0-5.

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

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

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides: July & Aug, Open 7 days/week, 12-4pm, (weather permitting).  In September open hours go back to Weekends and Holidays 12-4pm. 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...