Parksville/Qualicum Community Events February 2015


Feb 5, 2015 – Comedy Night in Parksville

Time:  7:00 pm

Address: 240 Dogwood St, Parksville

Location:  Quality Resort Bayside

Comedy Night is back! Feb 5th at Quality Resort Bayside. Tickets on sale NOW at Quality Resort Bayside front desk, Soak Essentials Parksville and ReVived Vintage in Qualicum 19+ event.

Doors 7pm Show 8pm. Tickets $20 advance. Host Jared Borland.

John Beuhler
John Beuhler has opened for Zach Galifinakis, Dennis Miller, Joan Rivers, Martin Short, Craig Ferguson, and Brent Butt. John has also performed on CBC’s Just For Laughs Gala. He has been featured on stand up specials on CBC, Just For Laughs Gala, CTV and The Comedy Network. Awards include; Corner Gas Comic Genius Comedy. Competition $10 000 winner, Comedy Network and Just for Laughs Homegrown Contest Winner.

Brett Martin
Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national television special – ‘Comedy Now’ for CTV & The Comedy Network, and combining that with his relentless touring across Canada.

Feb 7, 2015 Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday

Address: 747 Jones St, Qualicum Beach Civic Centre

Seed swap, seed vendors, plant vendors, Seedy Café, garden products, speakers, Farmers’ Market, ATM available on site, Free gardening advice from Master Gardeners, Shoots With Roots-Family program.

Event runs from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. Entry is free but donations welcome

Feb 9, 2015 Coombs Fair Family Day

Address:  1014 Ford Road, Coombs, Coombs Fair Grounds

Coombs Fair Family Day. All events will be indoors, and Free!

Heritage Demos, Crafts & Games for Kids of all Ages. FREE Beef on a Bun, Hot Dogs, Popcorn & Hot Chocolate, Coffee or Tea (while supplies last!) Activities & Displays will include:  Children’s Garden Railway     Maypole Dancing    4H Demos  Kids Games and Crafts   Cow Colouring Contest   Pin the Tail on the Cow    Hula Hoops    Checkers    Juggling  Coombs Museum    E&N Railway  Society  And much, much more!

Feb 14, Coombs Big Dance 4 U

Address: 2601 Alberni Highway, Coombs Rodeo Grounds

Coombs Big Dance 4 U – Dave Gilroy Band Valentines Day Dance. Come celebrate this romantic day and dance your socks off to the top 40/modern rock sounds of this excellent band from Nanaimo.

Doors open at 7pm. Music from 8-midnight. Tickets available at Coombs General Store, Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, Cruisers Grille in Whiskey Creek, Arbutus Music in Nanaimo and Alberni Colour in Port Alberni. Tickets $15 in advance and $20 at the door.

Feb 15, 2015 Vintage Fashion Show & Tea

 Address:  740 Jones St., Qualidux Beach Civic Centre

Qualicum Beach & Parksville Seniors Centres sponsor A Vintage Fashion Show & tea hosted by Merlyn Pattern in the Qualicum Civic Centre on Sunday, February 15, 2-4 p.m. Wear a hat and win a prize! Tickets $20 at Fresh Flowers, Cranky Dog, Bosleys and both Senior Centres – 250-752-0420 or 250-248-3200. Proceeds to V.I Compassion Dogs whose mission is to promote mental health and well-being by providing therapy dogs and their training programs to veterans and active service individuals who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Feb 19, 2015 Parksville Uncorked 2015 – Untapped

Address: 1155 Resort Drive, Parksville, Tigh-Na-Mara Resort

Parksville Uncorked 2015. Don’t miss out on your once-a-year opportunity to savour and sip while you mingle, mix and learn from renowned chefs, sommeliers, vintners and restaurateurs from all over British Columbia.

Now, celebrating its 7th year, Parksville Uncorked continues to grow into one of Vancouver Islands most popular signature events. The 2015 event will be another spectacular line up of succulent culinary offerings and glamorous grape galas.

Tickets may be purchased individually, or combined with accommodations for the ultimate Parksville Uncorked experience.

Parksville Untapped – Thursday February 19, 2015 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort. Parksville Untapped 2015 will showcase regional breweries and feature beer paired with delicious regional cuisine. Tickets are $55 per person + applicable taxes and include an exclusive take home “Parksville Untapped” beer glass.