Free Events

Thursday, October 19th

Open Mic Night with KC Hingley

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 8:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

open Mic with K.C. Hingley at The Canoe.

Friday, October 20th

Pumpkin Patch at Shamrock farm

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Major Events, Markets, Teens

Giant PUMPKIN PATCH at Shamrock Farm is open October 1st – 31st, 10am to 5pm, including Thanksgiving Monday. 30 varieties of pumpkins and squash including rare U-Pick Pumpkins. Indoor Pumpkin Barn. Resident Farm Animals. Elaborate displays of both real and animatronic pumpkins will be on display...

Employment Expo Job Fair 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm | Business, Community, Free

Looking for work? Want to meet hiring Managers? Wonder about employment opportunities in the Comox Valley? Set a reminder in your calendar to attend the Employment Expo 2017 on Friday, October 20th at the Florence Filberg Centre, upstairs, Courtenay. Come prepared to meet employers between 12pm to...

Wine Tasting at 40 Knots Vineyard and Estate Winery

Friday, October 20, 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...

Boxing for Parkinson's

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 2:30pm | Community, Free, Health & Fitness, Sports

Jonny Mac opens up his gym for people with Parkinson's and their friends. This is a free drop in class. All the equipment and enthusiasm is free. Come and try this wonderful class and feel how good it is to put on the boxing gloves and learn something new. Fridays at 2:30. Hope to see you...

Drop in Lego Club

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Family Friendly, Free

Drop in to build with the library's LEGO and Duplo collection.  Ask staff to take a photo of your structure to get it posted on our LEGO Wall of Fame.  Ages 3 and up.

Courtenay Legion Meat Draw

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 5:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free

Come and support your community while having fun - Proceeds go back to help various organizations in the Comox Valley.

Django's Jewels | Live at Cornerstone

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00pm | Free, Music

Cornerstone Cafe & Taphouse is proud to present... Django's Jewels Cornerstone Café & Taphouse Friday, October 20 9PM | NO COVER! ALL AGES! ABOUT DJANGO'S JEWELS: Django's Jewels is a gypsy jazz duo - the latest musical project of Cam Boyce. He has studied various styles from...

Saturday, October 21st

Denman Island Farmers' Markets

Saturday, October 21, 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...

St. Joseph's Open House and Ceremonial Farewell

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Family Friendly, Free

Most Reverend Bishop Gary Gordon and the St. Joseph's Board of Directors invite you TO pay homage to a proud 104-year history of serving the health care needs of the Comox Valley. Presentations and prayer will be offered to reflect on St. Joseph's former role in acute care and on its...