Other Events

Parksville Beach Festival…so much more than sandcastles!

Known to locals as Beach Fest, this 5 ½ week long family-oriented festival runs from July 15 to August 21, and includes: the Quality Foods Sand Sculpting Competition & Exhibition, the free Tim Hortons Summer Concert Series, the Parksville Canadian Tire Sculpting Zone, Party City Buskers, and the Arbutus RV & Marine Artisan Market and a special weekend evening light up of the sculptures.

August 11 - August 13, 2023
Mid Island Co-op Rock the Park Music Festival
July 18 - August 21, 2022
Party City Buskers
July & August, 2022, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tim Hortons Summer Concert Series
August 19 & 20, 2022 dusk to 11:00pm
Coastal Community Credit Union Light Up!
Arbutus RV & Marine Art In the Park Artisan Market
July 19 to August 18, 2022
Quality Foods Lunch with the Castles
July 16 & 17, 10:00am to 5:00pm
Parksville Canadian Tire Sculpting Zone: Lessons & Demonstrations

Put your business in the spotlight and reach over 100,000 potential customers.  There are many ways to participate!  If you don’t find the right fit for your business and budget, we would be happy to customize a benefit package to suit your needs.  Contact us at info@parksvillebeachfest.ca.


Master sculptors from all around the world apply to participate in Parksville’s annual competition each year.

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