Open house celebrates tourism week in region

NANAIMO – Prizes, trivia, colouring contest and more make up activities at visitor centre.

  • Jun. 11, 2013 10:00 a.m.

Tourism Nanaimo invites the public to an open house at the Northfield visitor centre in celebration of National Tourism Week.

Tourism Nanaimo encourages locals to get out and experience Nanaimo-area activities and attractions during Tourism Week, June 10-16, then drop into the centre on Friday (June 14), 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., to share their experiences.

Residents and visitors are also encouraged to share their experiences and photos on Tourism’s Facebook page at, or via Twitter @TourismNanaimo.

Prizes, trivia, colouring contest, dog treats and six versions of the Nanaimo bar are available at the open house.

Tourism Nanaimo is a department of Nanaimo Economic Development Corporation. For more information, please visit