Vancouver / Lower Mainland & Vancouver Island Events

All Events for August, 2010

Showing 16 - 30 of 36 events.

Exhibition Opening: Return of the Samurai

South Vancouver Island

Fri. August 6th, 2010 10:00am

Since its last exhibition on samurai in 2003, the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria has received by donation four significant samurai suits of armour, helmets and a number of other samurai related paraphernalia. This exhibition will showcase these newly acquired works of art.

Accordion Day in Chemainus!

South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 8th, 2009 & Sat. August 7th, 2010 11:00am - 4:30pm

A happy day of accordion music. Featured musicians, The Acchords from the Fraser Valley.

St. Anne's Festival

Nanaimo & North Vancouver Island

Sat. August 7th, 2010 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Pioneer stories enacted by costumed actors
Cemetery stroll finding familiar names in the community
Floral displays in the church and on every grave site
Scrumptious Victorian Tea

Kidney Walk Nanaimo

Nanaimo & North Vancouver Island

Sun. August 8th, 2010 9:00am - 12:00pm

Be a Kidney Hero. Join the Kidney Walk- A Walk with a Difference. Come and meet Sidney the Kidney!

Geoff Noble in concert with Jonathan Edwards

South Vancouver Island

Sun. August 8th, 2010 7:30pm

For many years Geoff has been delighting audiences with his voice and songs. An accomplished actor and singer, he is also a profilic songwriter. His music has been featured on television, stage, and radio, and many of his songs have been recorded and covered by other artists.

2010 Vancouver Kidney Walk

BC Lower Mainland

Sun. August 8th, 2010 12:00pm - 5:00pm

The Walk Event includes: Silent Auction including a return flight for two to any one of the 71 destination WestJet flies,Kidz Corner, BBQ, and Super entertainment by Mountainridge Bluegrass Band!


South Vancouver Island

Sun. August 8th, 2010 1:00pm - 3:00pm


A FUN, FAMILY DAY, Live Auction, Games, Prizes, Raffles, Ice Cream Cones!
Come & Join the Fun!

Arts and Cultural Month

South Vancouver Island

Thu. July 29th, 2010 – Wed. August 25th, 2010 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Artists who are also authors will be demonstrating their art and reading from their books.

3H Craftworks Society Fundraising Evening

BC Lower Mainland

Tue. August 10th, 2010 5:00pm - 9:30pm

Dine on delicious organic pizza and support a good cause. Rocky Mountain Flatbread will donate 10% of sales to 3H Craftworks Society, a not-for-profit organization supporting adults with disabilities in your local community since 1966.

Curator's Tour: Return of the Samurai

South Vancouver Island

Wed. August 11th, 2010 1:00pm

Curator's tour of Return of the Samurai with curator of Asian art, Barry Till

Sunny and the Kids 2

South Vancouver Island

Fri. August 13th, 2010 7:00pm

This August, Sunny returns to the stage of the Charlie White Theatre for the benefit of the Sidney-by-the-Sea Rotary club to help raise funds for the North Saanich Freeride Bike Park.

65th Anniversary of the End of World War Two Parade and Luncheon

South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 14th, 2010 10:30am - 3:00pm

Parade and luncheon to honour WWII veterans on the 65th Anniversary of the End of World War Two..

SMASH Workshop: An Introduction to the Art of Weaving

South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 14th, 2010 1:00pm - 2:30pm

An introduction to the art of weaving with Judy Bartleman

Piper's Pub 2nd Annual Vintage Car Show

South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 14th, 2010 11:00am - 3:00pm

Shift into gear at the Piper's Pub 2nd Annual Vintage Car Show!
we've got all makes and models, vintage, hot rods, and classics, on display. Take some time and browse these wonderful street machine.

Chinese Flute Performance: The Pipa

South Vancouver Island

Thu. August 19th, 2010 7:30pm

Chinese flute performance of The Pipa: Eastern music with Sarah Li

Victoria's Killer Dinner Theatre

South Vancouver Island

Fri. August 20th, 2010 – Sat. August 28th, 2010 6:30pm - 8:45pm

Move over -- or roll over-- Agatha Christie! Black Box Production's Victoria Killer Dinner Theatre is about to unveil a mystery dinner show that spoofs old-fashioned whodunits, the medical profession, "female problems," and theater folks!

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