Downtown Events

Nanaimo Downtown Farmers Market - June 1st - September 14th; 10am to 2pm.  Pioneer Waterfront Plaza on Front St, downtown beside the Bastion.

Nanaimo Heritage Festival - May 20, 2018; 11am to 6pm;  Family activities including Arts & Crafts, kids rides & entertainment, performances, food vendors and much more...downtown at Maffeo Sutton Park.

Canada Day -  Friday, July 1st

Dragon Boat Festival - July 7th to 9th

Silly Boat Regatta - Sunday, July 16th

Marine Festival - July 22nd to 23rd

Bathtub Days Street Fair - Friday, July 22nd and Saturday, July 23rd




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