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Parksville Vacations

Parksville Events & Things to Do

There are plenty of festivals and events in the Parksville-Qualicum Beach region throughout the year. In fact, according to the Oceanside Tourism Association responsible for Parksville and Qualicum Beach destination marketing, there are over 140 annual events and festivals in the Parksville and Qualicum Beach region alone!

At Pacific Shores Resort & Spa, we're here to assist you in experiencing the best that the Parksville-Qualicum Beach has to offer. Here is a list of the Resort's recommendations on where to dine, what to do and where to go.

Parksville-Qualicum Events

"The Intuitive Way", The Definitive Guide to Incresing Your Awareness

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

CC Tiny Tots Play Group

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Discovering Departure Bay

Wed. April 23rd, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

Learn to Lawn Bowl

Wed. April 23rd, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

Nanaimo Beaders Circle

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Nanaimo community forum: Tankers, toxics and climate change

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Nanaimo Museum Speaker Series – Lynne Bowen on Departure Bay in the 1880s.

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Nanaimo Theatre Group Presents: God of Carnage

Wed. April 23rd, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

Phil Reimer's Ports & Bows Island Tour

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Phil Reimer's Ports & Bows Island Tour: Parksville

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Red Cross AED/CPR C Recert 14yrs+

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Registration for new French Immersion that starts in Grade 6

Wed. April 23rd, 2014 - Mon. April 28th, 2014

Tango Lessons at Fibber Magees

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

TheatreOne Presents Doubt: A Parable

Wed. April 23rd, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

Timberline Dance

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

VIU & GDC VI present Graphic Designer Emrys Miller of Rocketday

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

Writing Life Women's Circle with Mary Ann Moore

Wed. April 23rd, 2014

A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Bulldog Theatre Fundraiser Showcase

Thu. April 24th, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

ECHO Players Present: Mrs Reynolds and the Ruffian

Thu. April 24th, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

Gold Year Event

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Herbal Thursdays

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Intermediate Water Color Class

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Internet/Social Media Safety Education 101 for Parents

Thu. April 24th, 2014

KSS Grad 2014 Fashion Show

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Live at Longwood

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Parental Alienation Awareness

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Tessa Danelesko – Wild Whales: What’s in our Waters?

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Thursday Night Dances

Thu. April 24th, 2014

Yin Workshops with Joe Barnett

Thu. April 24th, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

African Dance Classes

Fri. April 25th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Fri. April 25th, 2014

Greg Swainson Art Exhibition: 10,000 Strokes

Fri. April 25th, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

Moksha Yoga Karma Class - By Donation

Fri. April 25th, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

Rock n' Roll with Chevy Ray and The Fins!

Fri. April 25th, 2014

Tales for the Telling, Stories for Adults

Fri. April 25th, 2014

The Globe's Friday Night Jam Night

Fri. April 25th, 2014

Unleash Your Emotional Creature

Fri. April 25th, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

VDay production of Emotional Creature presented by VIUFA

Fri. April 25th, 2014 - Sat. April 26th, 2014

Wild Edible Plants & Mushrooms Workshop

Fri. April 25th, 2014

Women of Note Wine and Cheese Event: "Love Me Do"

Fri. April 25th, 2014

14 Vancouver Island Symphony: Best of The Beatles

Sat. April 26th, 2014 - 2013

2014 Spring Rotary Poker Tour

Sat. April 26th, 2014

"Season of Transformation"

Sat. April 26th, 2014 - Advance workshop

Cedar Showcase

Sat. April 26th, 2014

CHRCO Big Dance 4U

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Harambee Gala Dinner 2014

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Live Painting with LURK

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society Rhodo Show and Sale

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Nanaimo Pirates vs Coquitlam Reds

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Parksville Royals vs North Shore Twins

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Poetry as a Doorway In...and a Welcome Home

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Qualicum Beach Lawn Bowling Club Open House

Sat. April 26th, 2014 - Sun. April 27th, 2014

See No Evil Comedy Tour

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Sat. April 26th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Fashion for Compassion 2014

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Greenhouse Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Nanaimo Pirates vs North Shore Twins

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Parksville Royals vs Coquitlam Reds

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Natal 7 Week Series

Sun. April 27th, 2014 - Pre

Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Run, Walk & Roll For Our Children

Sun. April 27th, 2014

SUNDAY BLUES JAM at the Queen's Hotel, Nanaimo

Sun. April 27th, 2014

Wild Edible Plants & Mushrooms Workshop

Sun. April 27th, 2014

"An Open Mic" With Dave Marco

Mon. April 28th, 2014

Discovering Departure Bay

Mon. April 28th, 2014 - Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Hear No Evil Comedy Tour Parksville

Mon. April 28th, 2014

Student Art Shows- Progressions and Explorations

Mon. April 28th, 2014 - Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Sunparlour Players and Fortunate Ones Live at The Globe

Mon. April 28th, 2014

Vancouver Island University Student Art Exhibitions

Mon. April 28th, 2014

Author reading: Diane Hancox, Soul Reflections

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Beer and Burger Fundraiser

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Celebrate International Dance Day with Danceoke!

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Join the Nanaimo Army Cadets!

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Maritime Radio Course (VHF)

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Tea by the Sea

Tue. April 29th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Alternative Holiday Accommodation

Tue. April 29th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Suggestions For Summer Reading

Tue. April 29th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: The Assassination Of JFK: Contending Theories

Tue. April 29th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Wildflowers And Local Plant Communities

Tue. April 29th, 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Tue. April 29th, 2014 - Wed. April 30th, 2014

CC Tiny Tots Play Group

Wed. April 30th, 2014

ECHO Players Present: Mrs Reynolds and the Ruffian

Wed. April 30th, 2014 - Sun. May 4th, 2014

Nanaimo Beaders Circle

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Nanaimo Theatre Group Presents: God of Carnage

Wed. April 30th, 2014 - Sat. May 3rd, 2014

40 at the Dinghy Dock

Wed. April 30th, 2014 - Neil Osborne of 54

Parksville Royals vs Nanaimo Pirates

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Senior Singles Dining

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Tango Lessons at Fibber Magees

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Timberline Dance

Wed. April 30th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Exploring Route 66

Wed. April 30th, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Paint, Politics, And Persuasion

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Writing Life Women's Circle with Mary Ann Moore

Wed. April 30th, 2014

Greg Swainson Art Exhibition: 10,000 Strokes

Thu. May 1st, 2014 - Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Grow Your Yoga 30 Day Yoga Challenge

Thu. May 1st, 2014 - Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Intermediate Water Color Class

Thu. May 1st, 2014

Live at Longwood

Thu. May 1st, 2014

40

Thu. May 1st, 2014 - Neil Osborne from 54

Thursday Night Dances

Thu. May 1st, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Bridge Basics For The Undecided

Thu. May 1st, 2014

VIU ElderCollege: Word Explorations: The Images Of Words

Thu. May 1st, 2014

African Dance Classes

Fri. May 2nd, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Fri. May 2nd, 2014

Ecstatic Dance

Fri. May 2nd, 2014

The Globe's Friday Night Jam Night

Fri. May 2nd, 2014

VI Raiders Football Spring Camp 2014

Fri. May 2nd, 2014 - Sun. May 4th, 2014

14 Vancouver Island Symphony: Nanaimo BAR NONE

Sat. May 3rd, 2014 - 2013

2014 Island Fantasy Ball

Sat. May 3rd, 2014 - Sun. May 4th, 2014

ACMe Food Co. presents: THE LAUGH LOUNGE

Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Sat. May 3rd, 2014 - Sun. May 4th, 2014

Vancouver Island Children's Book Festival

Sat. May 3rd, 2014 - BookFest

Fire & Ice 2014

Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Island Fantasy Ball

Sat. May 3rd, 2014 - Sun. May 4th, 2014

Photography: Lighting the subject

Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Social Dance

Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Black Track Tour of Nanaimo Area Coal Mining Sites

Sun. May 4th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Sun. May 4th, 2014

Greenhouse Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Sun. May 4th, 2014

Natal 7 Week Series

Sun. May 4th, 2014 - Pre

SUNDAY BLUES JAM at the Queen's Hotel, Nanaimo

Sun. May 4th, 2014

Nanaimo

Sun. May 4th, 2014 - Walk So Kids Can Talk

Watercolour Painting Exhibition

Sun. May 4th, 2014

"An Open Mic" With Dave Marco

Mon. May 5th, 2014

Discovering Departure Bay

Mon. May 5th, 2014 - Sat. May 10th, 2014

Student Art Shows- Progressions and Explorations

Mon. May 5th, 2014 - Sat. May 10th, 2014

All in a Day's Work

Tue. May 6th, 2014

Join the Nanaimo Army Cadets!

Tue. May 6th, 2014

Led Zepagain in Nanaimo

Tue. May 6th, 2014

Tea by the Sea

Tue. May 6th, 2014

Abstract Watercolor Class

Wed. May 7th, 2014

CC Tiny Tots Play Group

Wed. May 7th, 2014

ECHO Players Present: Mrs Reynolds and the Ruffian

Wed. May 7th, 2014 - Sun. May 11th, 2014

Nanaimo Pirates vs Parksville Royals

Wed. May 7th, 2014

Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Wed. May 7th, 2014

Timberline Dance

Wed. May 7th, 2014

Writing Life Women's Circle with Mary Ann Moore

Wed. May 7th, 2014

A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Thu. May 8th, 2014

Giraffe Aftermath + Jah Mike at The Queen's

Thu. May 8th, 2014

Intermediate Water Color Class

Thu. May 8th, 2014

La Cage Aux Folles

Thu. May 8th, 2014 - Sat. May 10th, 2014

Live at Longwood

Thu. May 8th, 2014

Thursday Night Dances

Thu. May 8th, 2014

African Dance Classes

Fri. May 9th, 2014

Best of Yuk Yuks: Stand Up Comedy Show

Fri. May 9th, 2014

The Life of the Canadian Journalist who Interviewed Hitler

Fri. May 9th, 2014 - Colin Castle: Rufus

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Fri. May 9th, 2014

HERBICIDAL MANIACS LIVE in Concert

Fri. May 9th, 2014 - Sat. May 10th, 2014

Leadercast "Beyond You"

Fri. May 9th, 2014

Dinner and Musical Gala

Fri. May 9th, 2014 - Mental Wellth

Sex and the Harbour City

Fri. May 9th, 2014

SIIINES with Special Guests

Fri. May 9th, 2014

TGIF Blues Dance with Luv Train!

Fri. May 9th, 2014

The Globe's Friday Night Jam Night

Fri. May 9th, 2014

Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society Garden Tour

Sat. May 10th, 2014

Nanoose Bay Elementary Spring Fair

Sat. May 10th, 2014

Photography: Studio Lighting (Intermediate to Advanced)

Sat. May 10th, 2014

Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+

Sat. May 10th, 2014

Nanaimo

Sat. May 10th, 2014 - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Sat. May 10th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Sun. May 11th, 2014

Parksville Royals vs Vancouver Cannons

Sun. May 11th, 2014

Natal 7 Week Series

Sun. May 11th, 2014 - Pre

Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell

Sun. May 11th, 2014

SUNDAY BLUES JAM at the Queen's Hotel, Nanaimo

Sun. May 11th, 2014

"An Open Mic" With Dave Marco

Mon. May 12th, 2014

Discovering Departure Bay

Mon. May 12th, 2014 - Sat. May 17th, 2014

Ron James Live in Nanaimo: Take No Prisoners

Mon. May 12th, 2014

Student Art Shows- Progressions and Explorations

Mon. May 12th, 2014 - Sat. May 17th, 2014

Join the Nanaimo Army Cadets!

Tue. May 13th, 2014

On the Dock: Toy Zebra, Hazen Sage, The Tracers

Tue. May 13th, 2014

Tea by the Sea

Tue. May 13th, 2014

Island Grandparent Support Group

Wed. May 14th, 2014 - ASBC Mid

CC Tiny Tots Play Group

Wed. May 14th, 2014

Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Wed. May 14th, 2014

Timberline Dance

Wed. May 14th, 2014

Writing Life Women's Circle with Mary Ann Moore

Wed. May 14th, 2014

Both Sides of the Camera

Thu. May 15th, 2014

Intermediate Water Color Class

Thu. May 15th, 2014

La Cage Aux Folles

Thu. May 15th, 2014 - Sat. May 17th, 2014

Live at Longwood

Thu. May 15th, 2014

Thursday Night Dances

Thu. May 15th, 2014

African Dance Classes

Fri. May 16th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Fri. May 16th, 2014

Ecstatic Dance

Fri. May 16th, 2014

Nanaimo Empire Days 2014

Fri. May 16th, 2014 - Mon. May 19th, 2014

The Coombs Country Opera

Fri. May 16th, 2014

The Globe's Friday Night Jam Night

Fri. May 16th, 2014

Watch Live Soccer at The Globe

Sat. May 17th, 2014

Workshop: Plant Propagation

Sat. May 17th, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Sun. May 18th, 2014

Natal 7 Week Series

Sun. May 18th, 2014 - Pre

SUNDAY BLUES JAM at the Queen's Hotel, Nanaimo

Sun. May 18th, 2014

"An Open Mic" With Dave Marco

Mon. May 19th, 2014

Discovering Departure Bay

Mon. May 19th, 2014 - Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Student Art Shows- Progressions and Explorations

Mon. May 19th, 2014 - Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Join the Nanaimo Army Cadets!

Tue. May 20th, 2014

Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Victoria

Tue. May 20th, 2014

Tea by the Sea

Tue. May 20th, 2014

A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Wed. May 21st, 2014

CC Tiny Tots Play Group

Wed. May 21st, 2014

Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Wed. May 21st, 2014

Qualicum Beach Family History Society

Wed. May 21st, 2014

Timberline Dance

Wed. May 21st, 2014

Writing Life Women's Circle with Mary Ann Moore

Wed. May 21st, 2014

Intermediate Water Color Class

Thu. May 22nd, 2014

La Cage Aux Folles

Thu. May 22nd, 2014 - Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Live at Longwood

Thu. May 22nd, 2014

Thursday Night Dances

Thu. May 22nd, 2014

African Dance Classes

Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Daragh Fitzgerald at Fibber Magees

Fri. May 23rd, 2014

The Globe's Friday Night Jam Night

Fri. May 23rd, 2014

The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show

Fri. May 23rd, 2014

The Vancouver Island International Tribute Festival

Fri. May 23rd, 2014

Attractions

Parksville Attractions
There are many interesting and exciting places to visit in Parksville.

Outdoor Activities

Parksville Outdoor Activities
Parksville is home to incredible golf courses and golf clubs.

Parks

Parksville Parks
The Parksville area boasts dozens of city and regional parks and trails

Shopping

Parksville Shopping
Leave yourself plenty of time for shopping in Parksville.