Mother’s Day Garden Party

Mother’s Day Garden Party

Mother’s Day Garden Party & Portrait Studio is back! 🌷

🌿 Date: May 11 & 12

🕐 Time: 11AM – 3PM

📍 Location: Centre Court

📸FREE 5×7 photo prints, professional photography by Concept Photography (one photo print per mom)

💖First 25 moms each day receive a complimentary gift bag filled with goodies*

🥂Free mocktails at our garden bar**

🎨Children’s card making station

🌷Real blooms & seating to enjoy and lounge

🌟Exclusive in-person giveaways


Capture memories with our annual portrait studio featuring professional photography by Concept Photography, surrounded by the beauty of real florals. Plus, every mom receives a FREE 5×7 photo print to cherish forever.

Indulge in refreshing mocktails at our garden bar amidst the blossoms, and let your creativity bloom at our children’s card-making station.

The first 25 moms on each day will receive a special gift bag filled with goodies!  And don’t miss out on exclusive in-person-only giveaways – enter for a chance to win!

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Join us as we celebrate Mother’s Day & the incredible mothers in our lives. See you there! 🌟

*25 goodie bags will be available each day to the first 25 mothers who visit the Portrait Studio

**mocktails are while supplies last & there are children’s drinks

Spring Plant Sale by Nanaimo Horticultural Society

Spring Plant Sale by Nanaimo Horticultural Society

The Plant Sale by NHS is back! Shop a selection of plants at amazing prices. Stock up on all your favourite blooms for your summer garden.

📍Centre Court

📅 May 4th | 10 am – 2:30 pm

🪴By the Nanaimo Horticultural Society


A master gardener will be on site to answer all your plant related questions and concerns. 🌿

Proceeds go towards a bursary for a deserving VIU student in the Horticultural program. Treat yourself to a new plant while supporting a university student!


Click here to visit the Nanaimo Horticultural Society’s website.


Anniversary Sale

Anniversary Sale

Celebrate COMMONFOLK’S 1st anniversary & receive 20% off your entire purchase just in time for the spring and sunny season! Upgrade your wardrobe with new styles and fresh looks that capture the vibrant energy of the season.


Hurry, don’t miss out on this limited-time offer to revamp your closet and step into spring with confidence and style! Sale ends April 15th, 2024.


COMMONFOLK is located across from Centre Court. Shop a curated selection of women’s & men’s apparel & accessories.


Commonfolk Spring Dress

West Coast Amusements Spring Fair

West Coast Amusements Spring Fair


West Coast Amusements Spring Fair is back at Nanaimo North May 1st – 5th! 🎡 Soak up the sunshine on exhilarating rides and test your skill on carnival games. Plus, don’t forget to treat yourself to your favourite fair snacks! 🍿🍬


☀️ May 1st – 5th


Opening Hours

  • Wed, May 1: 5pm
  • Thurs, May 2: 3pm
  • Fri, May 3: 12pm
  • Sat, May 4: 12pm
  • Sun, May 5: 12pm

*end times are approximate


Please Note: The Pre-Sale for Wristband are over!


If you would like to buy regular unlimited ride wristbands please visit


Ride Minimum Height Requirements
Minimum height 36″/91 cm
Minimum height 36″/91 cm
Minimum height 36″/91 cm
Minimum height 48″/122cm
Minimum height 48″/122cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 34″/86cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 55″/139cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 36″/91cm
Minimum height 42″/107cm
Minimum height 48″/122cm


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Rotary Spring Used Book Sale

Rotary Spring Used Book Sale

April 5th – 14th | The Rotary Club of Nanaimo’s iconic Fall Used Book Sale is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever! With a vast selection of over 100,000 used titles spanning various genres, this event is a book lover’s dream.
📅 April 5th – 14th | Centre Hours
📚 Friday, April 5th – Early opening at 8AM
📖 Cash & Card accepted
📍Throughout the corridors of Nanaimo North Town Centre
Stock up on your summer reads, all proceeds go directly to local literacy initiatives! Shopping with a good cause!
Sale Hours
The Sale runs during the regular centre hours.
Opening Day, Friday April 5th 8am – 6pm
Monday-Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sundays 11am – 5pm
To visit Rotary Club of Nanaimo’s Facebook Page Click Here!
Easter Market

Easter Market

Spring into the Easter spirit with us at the local Easter market! 🌸Bring your loved ones for some Easter family fun!

Join us on March 23rd from 10am to 6pm in Centre Court for a celebration of local vendors, delicious food trucks, and festive vibes. 🐰✨ Children are invited to participate in an Easter Egg Hunt and visit with the Easter Bunny! Head over to the Photobooth to capture fun memories!


📅 March 23rd | 10AM – 6PM

📍 Centre Court

🐰Visits with The Easter Bunny

🧺Easter Egg Hunts [Hunt #1 -11AM & Hunt #2 – 2PM]

📷Photobooth & Free Photo Prints [11AM – 3PM] by Hello Photobooth

🐇Photobooth Decor by Golden Hour Decor



Easter 2024 Vendor List

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Click here for Easter Market Vendor Applications.

Click here for more Mom Market Collective Info.





Monday - Saturday10:00 AM — 6:00 PM
Sunday11:00 AM — 5:00 PM
7 Apr11:00 AM — 5:00 PM


Individual store hours may vary:

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