Parks & Recreation Events

  • Thursday Musical Entertainment - Blossom Tree

    Oct 17, 2019, 1:30 PM

    The City of Nanaimo & Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors present Thursday Musical Entertainment October to December. Non Members are always welcome. No need to reserve in advance. Please pay at the door.
  • Halloween Dive-In Movie 2019

    Oct 18, 2019, 7:00 PM

    Join us for a family swim and the showing of the movie Halloween movie "Coco"! Regular admission rates apply. (Movie will play from 7-8:30 pm in the Jack Little Room, and popcorn will be provided).
  • Free Swim Courtesy of Coast Capital Savings - Oct 18, 2019

    Oct 18, 2019, 7:00 PM

    Join us for FREE skating and swimming sessions courtesy of Coast Capital Savings! All sessions are Everyone Welcome.
  • Lions FREE Skate Fall 2019

    Oct 20, 2019, 12:00 PM

    The City of Nanaimo Parks & Recreation, Lions Club of Nanaimo, Save-On-Foods and many other community sponsors are proud to present the Lions Free Skates. Held Sunday's at Frank Crane Arena from 12-1:30 pm. Except Clipper Game Days. Please check the schedule.
  • Go By Bike Celebration Station Oct 22

    Oct 22, 2019, 7:00 AM

    Go By Bike, visit one the Celebration Station hosted by Eddyfi Technologies today!
  • Go By Bike Celebration Station Oct 24 Morning

    Oct 24, 2019, 7:00 AM

    Go By Bike, visit one the Celebration Station hosted by Thrills & Skills Cycling Co. today!
  • Thursday Musical Entertainment - Songsters

    Oct 24, 2019, 1:30 PM

    The City of Nanaimo & Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors present Thursday Musical Entertainment October to December. Non Members are always welcome. No need to reserve in advance. Please pay at the door.
  • Go By Bike Celebration Station Oct 24 Afternoon

    Oct 24, 2019, 3:00 PM

    Go By Bike, visit one the Celebration Station hosted Vancouver Island University -Sustainability and Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools today!
  • Pro-D Day Skate

    Oct 25, 2019, 3:45 PM

    Join us for FREE skating and swimming sessions courtesy of Coast Capital Savings! All sessions are Everyone Welcome.
  • Free Skate Courtesy of Coast Capital Savings - Oct 25, 2019

    Oct 25, 2019, 3:45 PM

    Join us for FREE skating and swimming sessions courtesy of Coast Capital Savings! All sessions are Everyone Welcome.
  • Halloween Howl Event at Beban Pool

    Oct 25, 2019, 4:00 PM

    Join us for "spooky" Halloween Party in the Beban Park Pool! Regular admission rates apply. -go down the haunted slide -swim with the snakes -try water jousting -get your face painted -win prizes
  • Lions FREE Skate Fall 2019

    Oct 27, 2019, 11:30 AM

    The City of Nanaimo Parks & Recreation, Lions Club of Nanaimo, Save-On-Foods and many other community sponsors are proud to present the Lions Free Skates. Held Sunday's at Frank Crane Arena from 12-1:30 pm. Except Clipper Game Days. Please check the schedule.
  • Go By Bike Celebration Station Oct 28

    Oct 28, 2019, 4:00 PM

    Go By Bike, visit the Celebration Station hosted by Thrills & Skills Cycling Co. today!
  • Go By Bike Celebration Station Oct 30

    Oct 30, 2019, 4:00 PM

    Go By Bike, visit the Celebration Station hosted by Eddyfi Technologies today!
  • Thursday Musical Entertainment - Coombs Old Time Fiddlers

    Oct 31, 2019, 1:30 PM

    The City of Nanaimo & Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors present Thursday Musical Entertainment October to December. Non Members are always welcome. No need to reserve in advance. Please pay at the door.
  • Lions FREE Skate Fall 2019

    Nov 3, 2019, 11:30 AM

    The City of Nanaimo Parks & Recreation, Lions Club of Nanaimo, Save-On-Foods and many other community sponsors are proud to present the Lions Free Skates. Held Sunday's at Frank Crane Arena from 12-1:30 pm. Except Clipper Game Days. Please check the schedule.
  • Glow in the Dark Skate - Nov 5, 2019

    Nov 5, 2019, 6:30 PM

  • Thursday Musical Entertainment - Flashback Freddy

    Nov 7, 2019, 1:30 PM

    The City of Nanaimo & Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors present Thursday Musical Entertainment October to December. Non Members are always welcome. No need to reserve in advance. Please pay at the door.
  • Lions FREE Skate Winter 2019

    Nov 10, 2019, 12:00 PM

    The City of Nanaimo Parks & Recreation, Lions Club of Nanaimo, Save-On-Foods and many other community sponsors are proud to present the Lions Free Skates. Held Sunday's at Frank Crane Arena from 12-1:30 pm. Except Clipper Game Days. Please check the schedule.
  • Thursday Musical Entertainment - Silver & Gold

    Nov 14, 2019, 1:30 PM

    The City of Nanaimo & Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors present Thursday Musical Entertainment October to December. Non Members are always welcome. No need to reserve in advance. Please pay at the door.

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.

Last updated: July 9, 2019

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