Comox Valley’s longest running outdoor “free family festival” is back! Comox Nautical Days, now in its 58th year, will once again features dozens of local community groups including business groups, service clubs, and not-for-profit organizations coming together to create this quintessential annual event.
All of the favourite activities will return for the event’s 59th celebration including:
- Pancake breakfast
- Festival Parade
- Build Bail and Sail
- Vintage Car Show
- Bistro Garden (only available to those ages 19+)
- Compass Adventure Gauntlet
- Bullhead Derby
- Comox Valley Harbour Authority’s “Hole in One” competition
- 48th Annual Comox Nautical Days Foot Race
- Food court
- 15th Annual Victor Simonson Dragon Boat Races
- And so, so, so much more!
Live music will be performing throughout the entirety of Comox Nautical Days, with performances by musicians such as The Young Performers Showcase starring Aysha Larson, Ryks Davies, and Riel, as well as Sue Medley and Friends, Centrepiece Jazz, Brodie Dawson & Luc Blue Guthrie…the list goes on!
The weekend-long event will conclude on Monday August 7 with the Quality Foods Festival of Lights Fireworks Extravaganza!
Event Name: Comox Nautical Days
Date: Saturday, August 5 to Monday, August 7, 2017
Location: Marina Park, 1809 Beaufort Avenue, Comox
Contact: Comox Nautical Days
Official website: http://www.comoxnauticaldays.com/
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