Vancouver / Lower Mainland & Vancouver Island Events

Fairs & Fests for August, 2010

Showing 1 - 15 of 15 events.

Retirement and Estate Planning Seminar

South Vancouver Island

Thu. January 12th, 2012 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Worried About Your Retirement?
Downsizing your Home May Be the Answer.
Find out what your options are.

Capture the Moment with Cavouk

South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 20th, 2011 8:30am - 12:00pm

Senior Living is pleased to offer our readers an opportunity to meet world acclaimed photographer, Onnig Cavoukian, better known as Cavouk. If you have an interest in photography, amateur or professional, you are welcome to join this informal outing to be held at Government House on Saturday, August 20, 2011.

House Tour 2011 - Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

South Vancouver Island

Sun. September 11th, 2011

House Tour 2011 - featuring six exceptional homes!

Glenn Miller Orchestra, July 6, Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, BC

BC Lower Mainland

Sat. July 6th, 2013 8:00pm - 10:00pm

The legendary Glenn Miller Orchestra from New-York will perform one night only in Vancouver as they tour the world, bringing timeless classics like In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Pennsylvania 6-5000, String of Pearls and Tuxedo Junction back to the stage. Even 75 years after founding his famous orchestra Glenn Miller’s music is alive and well.

On Saturday July 6, 20 musicians and singers will bring the unforgettable Glenn Miller sound to the Orpheum Theatre, performing timeless songs that everyone remembers. This is a must-see show for jazz and swing fans alike or the incurable romantics who want to step back in time. The legendary Glenn Miller was the most successful of all the dance bandleaders back in the Swing era of the 1930s and '40s.

Tours of Canada's Oldest Synagogue

South Vancouver Island

Sun. February 23rd, 2014 – Thu. August 28th, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Enjoy entertaining guided tours of Canada's oldest synagogue, Congregation Emanu-el, led by the country’s first ordained Maggidah (Jewish storyteller and educator), Shoshana Litman.

The Gift

South Vancouver Island

Sat. December 27th, 2014 – Mon. December 29th, 2014 2:00pm

Do you already have your tickets for one of Ballet Victoria’s 3 performances of
“The Gift” on December 27,28 or 29 at 2pm?
If so, here is more good news for the children!

Vancouver 2016 55+ Lifestyle Show

BC Lower Mainland

Thu. September 22nd, 2016 9:00am - 3:00pm

Come soak in the INSPIRATION. Over 100 exhibitors provide information and new product offerings. Watch our makeover team transform several of our readers from head to toe.

Bamberton Mystery History Tours

South Vancouver Island

Sun. July 4th, 2010 – Sun. September 26th, 2010 11:00am - 5:00am

99 years of stories, come and share Bamberton's mystery history.

Guided tours of the historic site, Museum, quarry and scenic waterfront.
Includes a live theatre performance & documentary movie

Capital Festival's BC Day Celebrations, including Alan Moberg, Mr. British Columbia

South Vancouver Island

Sun. August 1st, 2010 & Mon. August 2nd, 2010

Last year's BC Day Celebrations were so well attended, on the beautiful grounds of St. Ann's Academy, Victoria, we now can look forward to an expanded festival. Watch for news of the lineup.

Music in the Park - Rutledge Park

South Vancouver Island

Tue. August 3rd, 2010 – Tue. August 17th, 2010 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Invasion 62 - Rocking the stage with classic hits from the 1960s
Greg Madill & band - an original brand of Folk, Roots & Rock & Shelley Smiley
Rukus - Golden Age of Rock 'n Roll - Golden Oldies

Free-B Film Festival

South Vancouver Island

Fri. August 6th, 2010 – Sat. August 28th, 2010 9:00pm - 11:00pm

Keen to see a film for free? Don't fancy being cooped up inside a hot stuffy theatre for long hours during summer? Then join the Victoria Film Festival and come celebrate our 10th year under the stars!

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!

Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival

South Vancouver Island

Thu. August 27th, 2009 – Sun. September 4th, 2011

The Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival is a non-stop twelve-day explosion of comedy, drama, performance art and dance from around the world.


South Vancouver Island

Sat. August 29th, 2009 & Sat. August 28th, 2010 11:00am - 4:00pm

FringeKids Fest is a 100% free summer celebration for families and children, providing music, live entertainment, face-painting, extreme juggling, a life-sized cardboard castle and lots more.

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