Festivals and Events
Don’t Miss Out on These Festivities in Parksville BC!
Brant Wildlife Festival – March/April
The festival celebrates nature, particularly the return of the Black Brant geese as they rest on beaches midway between their wintering areas in Mexico and their nesting grounds in Alaska.
Fire and Ice Street Festival – May
Chili cook-offs and ice carving are featured in this street festival in Qualicum Beach. Also musical street entertainment and Kids Zone.
Parksville Beach Festival – August
Held over a three week period each August, the festival includes the Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition, beach volleyball & croquet tournaments, a bike-a-thon, a classic car show and more.
P-ART-Y on the Drive – September
This event brings together music, art, and food on Parksville’s Resort Drive, with lots of activities for the kids, too!
Parksville Vacation Mini Golf Family Fun
Paradise Seaside Resort offers two world class miniature golf courses. The exquisite 1/4 scale golf course features a fully rigged pirate galleon and treasure cave, water mill, lighthouse, Victorian mansion, and village church. Paradise Seaside Resort is open from early March to mid October.
Start making Parksville memories
Treat yourself to a getaway to Ocean Trails Resort, just steps from world class Rathtrevor Beach.