Events

  • Starlight Skate - January 16, 2022

    Jan 16, 2022, 4:00 PM

    The Starlight Skate is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle while enjoying lap skating with our soft light stars and passive LED lighting. Held on various Sunday evenings from 4-6 pm at Nanaimo Ice Centre.
  • Glow in the Dark Skate - February 1, 2022

    Feb 1, 2022, 6:30 PM

    Special "Glow in the Dark" Skate held once a month on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8 pm at Frank Crane Arena.
  • Starlight Skate - February 20, 2022

    Feb 20, 2022, 4:00 PM

    The Starlight Skate is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle while enjoying lap skating with our soft light stars and passive LED lighting. Held on various Sunday evenings from 4-6 pm at Nanaimo Ice Centre.
  • Glow in the Dark Skate - March 1, 2022

    Mar 1, 2022, 6:30 PM

    Special "Glow in the Dark" Skate held once a month on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8 pm at Frank Crane Arena.
  • Starlight Skate - March 20, 2022

    Mar 20, 2022, 4:00 PM

    The Starlight Skate is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle while enjoying lap skating with our soft light stars and passive LED lighting. Held on various Sunday evenings from 4-6 pm at Nanaimo Ice Centre.

Grant Information Sessions 

September 16 & 17 from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Don’t miss your chance to register for upcoming Zoom information sessions on these grant opportunities:  
 
Need more individual support? Appointments can be booked during office hours on September 20 & 21 from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. 

To register for a Zoom session or book an appointment please email culture_grants@nanaimo.ca.

The deadline for applications for 2022 funding is Tuesday, October 19, 2021.

Special Events

The City of Nanaimo hosts special events year round, so check back here often or join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter as we are always adding more!

Hosting a Special Event in a City of Nanaimo Park?

Do you have plans to host an event in one of Nanaimo's Parks?

If you are looking for community events happening in and around Nanaimo, visit www.tourismnanaimo.com and view the events page.

Clubs and Organizations in Nanaimo

The City of Nanaimo is home to several clubs and organizations. From arts, social, sports or community, check out this Clubs and Organization Listing and see how you can get involved! Email askpre@nanaimo.ca to add your non profit group to this list or to update your organization information.

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Last updated: December 30, 2021

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