City of Nanaimo hosts family barbecue

NANAIMO – Family fun night set for Departure Bay Centennial Park.

Nanaimo’s Parks, Recreation and Culture department celebrates the beginning of summer with a family fun night and barbecue at Departure Bay Centennial Park.

The event, hosted by Nanaimo Foodshare, Kiwanis Club and Save-On-Foods, features music, art, science activities, courtesy Nanaimo Science and Sustainability Society, and tennis, thanks to Island Tennis Academy.

The barbecue takes place June 25, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Cost is $4 per person over 12 years of age and by donation for children under 12. For more information, please visit