Author and indie-rocker Grant Lawrence launches his memoir in Nanaimo

Grant Lawrence reads excerpts from his book Dirty Windshields at Nanaimo’s Black Dot

Tall Tree offers hope to Pemberton ticket holders

Tall Tree Festival offers exchange ticket for fans with cancelled Pemberton tickets.

City of Nanaimo’s lamp posts flapping new banner designs

Patrick Belanger’s design chosen for Nanaimo’s street banner design competition

Juno Award winning blues artist Jim Byrnes performs in Nanaimo

Musician performs during an acoustic concert in Nanaimo at Simonholt

The Nanaimo Conservatory of Music marks 40th anniversary

Conservatory hosts gala concert May 27 at St. Andrew’s United Church

Aviva chorus celebrates beauty of the Earth

Chorus hosts annual variety concert and dinner fundraiser Saturday (May 27)

  • May 23rd, 2017
Nanaimo Conservatory of Music celebrates 40th anniversary


Jean Burns Project creates more positive vibe in heart of downtown Nanaimo


Giant pink bunny sculpture makes statement about Nanaimo's feral rabbit problem


Celtic Trio performs at Nanaimo's Harbour City Theatre


Former Bond actor Sir Roger Moore dead at 89

The British star played the role of 007 for over a decade

Chesapeake Shores film crews returning to Nanaimo in June

Filming occurred in downtown Nanaimo for the Hallmark series May 15-18

VIDEO: Jean Burns Project revitalizes heart of downtown Nanaimo

Project part of the City of Nanaimo’s temporary outdoor public art program

UPDATE: Pemberton Music Festival cancelled, no automatic refunds

In the past, the music festival located in Pemberton drew large crowds last year of 180,000 fans

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dead at age 52

The singer/songwriter passed away early Thursday morning in Detroit

Staggers and Jaggs perform at Nanaimo’s Vault Café

Band joined by Courtenay’s Roadside Rattle Friday (May 19)

Trumpeter and vocalist Bria Skonberg performs during Nanaimo’s Jazz Affair

Jazz Affair is an annual fundraiser for music education in the Nanaimo school district

Nanaimo Child Development Centre hosts comedic fundraiser

Comedian Jason Hewlett performs Tuesday (May 23)

Body of Water Project performance celebrates Canada’s water systems

Performances for the Body of Water Project are Saturday (May 20)

Inaugural Nanaimo Gem and Mineral Show runs May 20-21

Show includes rock, gem, crystal and jewelry vendors