Downtown Events

Bastion Waterfront Farmers Market - Open every Friday May 5 to Oct 6 from 10AM to 2PM @ Pioneer Waterfront Plaza on Front St, beside the Bastion 

Nanaimo Heritage Days and REWFest, May TBD. The fireworks take place TBD and the parade TBD.

Canada Day -  Friday, July 1st

Dragon Boat Festival - July 7th to 9th

Silly Boat Regatta - Sunday, July 16th

Marine Festival - July 22nd to 23rd

Bathtub Days Street Fair - Friday, July 22nd and Saturday, July 23rd




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