Holiday Kick Off Celebration

Holiday Kick Off Celebration

Join us for a Holiday Celebration on November 18th & 19th

It’s the most wonderful time of year! The holidays will arrive at NNTC on November 18th. To celebrate we will be having wintertime festivities in the Centre Court.

Join us for our Holiday Celebration on November 18th & 19th for Santa photos, live music, art events, goodies, giveaways & more!

November 18th

Santa Photos by Concept Photography | 12 pm – 4pm
Live Christmas Carolling by Lou & Donna Gradanti | 12 pm – 1 pm & 2 pm – 4  pm

November 19th

Santa Photos by Concept Photography | 11 am – 1pm / 2pm – 5pm

Holiday Children’s Art Event by Creative Escapes

Presented by Creative Escapes Art Programs & Nanaimo North Town Centre


Celebrate the most wonderful time of year with a FREE children’s holiday art event! This year’s theme is the holiday gnome. Children are invited to paint the handmade clay creation. Whether it’s adding a festive red hat or giving your gnome a unique look. Keep following along for Art Event sneak peeks on our socials!

  • Children ages 3 and up are welcome. [Choking hazards for infants]
  • Parents must be present to supervise their child.
  • First come, first serve & while supplies last.
  • Art Event begins at 11AM & ends at 1PM (while supplies last) November 19th in lower centre court [just below our Santa photos]


For more information about Santa Photos click here!


Please follow along our Facebook Page and our Instagram Page to be the first to know.

Trick or Treat at NNTC

Trick or Treat at NNTC

October 31st – 4 PM to 5 PM | Join us for our Trick or Treat at NNTC!

Get ready for a howling good time! On Halloween, all little ghouls and goblins (ages 12 and under) in their spookiest Halloween attire are invited to join our Trick-or-Treat extravaganza throughout the shopping centre.

Costumed children will receive a treat when they visit NNTC businesses from 4 PM – 5 PM on Halloween!

For more information on our Halloween event visit our Facebook page: Click Here!


Van Isle Poutinerie Opening Day Celebration

Van Isle Poutinerie Opening Day Celebration

October 5th – Join us in celebrating the grand opening of Van Isle Poutinerie’s winter seasonal location at NNTC!

It is a Poutine Party after all, so the first 20 visitors receive a FREE poutine!

Giveaway Guidelines

We are absolutely thrilled by the incredible response received for tomorrow’s @Vanislepoutinerie Poutine Party! To make sure the maximum amount of people get the chance to enjoy, we’ve put together some giveaway guidelines. This way, we can spread the joy (and deliciousness) to as many people as possible, as there is a limited quantity of free poutines available.

  • Must be 5+ years of age or older
  • In-person only
  • First come, first served
  • No substitutions or extra “Add Ons”
  • Must be a standard menu item, the value cannot exceed $21 [excluding taxes].


Van Isle Poutinerie will be open tomorrow, October 5th from 1pm-7pm


*Free poutines available to the first 20 guests on October 5th, 2023 at Van Isle Poutinerie’s NNTC location *only*. Promotion is not available through Door Dash or Skip The Dishes. NNTC and Van Isle Poutinerie reserve the right to modify this promotion at any time.



See you here!





Rotary Fall Book Sale

Rotary Fall Book Sale

October 13th – 22nd | 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.
Not only will you find your fall and winter reads, all proceeds go directly to local literacy initiatives! Shopping with a good cause!
The Rotary Club of Nanaimo accepts both card and cash for the Fall Used Book Sale. Watch our social medias for more info on prices to come!
The Sale runs during the regular centre hours.
Opening Day, Friday October 13th 8am – 6pm
Monday-Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sundays 11am – 5pm
To visit Rotary Club of Nanaimo’s Facebook Page Click Here!
Win a $250 Shopping Spree for Back To School

Win a $250 Shopping Spree for Back To School

Win Big with Our Back2School $250 Shopping Spree Giveaway! 🛍️

As the back-to-school season approaches, we want to help make the season that much sweeter! We will be giving away a $250 London Drugs giveaway to one lucky winner!

Check our pinned posts on our official social medias to enter!;

Facebook Entry :

Instagram Entry :

Let’s make this back-to-school season one to remember. Good luck to all participants! 🍀✨ #Back2SchoolGiveaway #ShopTillYouDrop

Food Truck Fridays

Food Truck Fridays

Food Truck Fridays

August 5th 11 am – 5 pm – Sips & Sliders will be in the Playground Loop. Treat yourself to a delicious, gourmet slider & don’t forget to cool down with a milkshake.


August 11th – Van Isle Pountinerie

Calling all Poutine lovers! Van Isle Poutinerie will be in the playground loop on Friday August 11th. Nothing says West Coast summer better than sunshine & poutines!!






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:

Canadian Tire

London Drugs

Galaxy Cinemas

Fairway Market