Diana Owens of the Vancouver Island Goat Association cares for Salish Sea Gigi, one of the animals that will be featured in a goat show Saturday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the VIEX. (Greg Sakaki/Nanaimo News Bulletin)

Diana Owens of the Vancouver Island Goat Association cares for Salish Sea Gigi, one of the animals that will be featured in a goat show Saturday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the VIEX. (Greg Sakaki/Nanaimo News Bulletin)

VIEX gets going in Nanaimo

Vancouver Island Exhibition happens Friday to Sunday, Aug. 27-29

The fairgrounds are filled with activity as the VIEX is back in Nanaimo.

The Vancouver Island Exhibition opened today, Aug. 27, and continues Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 28-29, at the Beban Park fairgrounds.

The gates opened Friday at noon and tonight’s final act is Baby Jane performing at 9:30 p.m. On Saturday, events start at 10 a.m. and the fair goes all day with main stage headliner Tyler Joe Miller going on at 9 p.m. Sunday’s events get going at 10 a.m. with Johnny Inappropriate as the weekend’s final act at 4 p.m.

For more information, visit http://viex.ca.



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