Posts Tagged ‘spring market’

Mother’s Day Market – More Free Workshops!

Laura from Laura’s Studio will be teaching classes on Friday and Saturday during Mother’s Day Market! Come and learn how to get started on an embroidery project, use the basic stitches as well as some tips and tricks! Laura will also be selling a range of kits and patterns for further exploration into embroidery and…

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Vancouver Island Market’s Itinerary

March 30th – 31st at Nanaimo North Town Centre (formerly Sears building) Tickets $5 at the door/ $3 online Over 150 vendors, food trucks, wine and spirit sales, TONS of local food vendors, guest speakers, community area and MORE! You can enjoy FREE Silent Disco , Art painting class with Dream. Feel. Paint. and our…

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Guest Speaker – Mark Schilling – Beekeeping on Vancouver Island

Builder of hand-crafted bee hives in winter, small-scale beekeeper in summer – it’s a life that Mark wouldn’t trade for anything. You also might know him as owner of Bee Furniture, a local company that offers hand-crafted honey bee hives, or through Nanaimo Beekeepers Club or various workshops, clinics and courses he’s hosted around the…

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Yellow Point Farms

Wanna know what it’s like to be a homesteader and start your own self-sustainable hobby farm? Do you want to try goat yoga? Go behind the scenes at Yellow Point Farms to experience first hand what farm life on Vancouver Island is all about. The owners, Justin and Becca, will give you a brief history…

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Silent Disco

Have you ever tried Silent Disco? The first time I tried silent disco was last year on a cruise heading to Alaska with my family.  We saw it on the cruise’s itinerary and thought we would give it a go. So what the heck is Silent Disco? Silent Disco, in the simplest sense, is a…

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Vancouver Island Market – Inaugural Spring Grow, Bake, and Handmade Show

On March 30th, 2018 and March 31st, 2018, Vancouver Island Market hosted its first 100% local #growbakemakeshow. Our Spring Kick Off event was a huge success with over 18,000 shoppers visited our show. We hosted over 70 plus vendors throughout the mall and in our POP UP Shop.  Our market took place at Nanaimo North…

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