- This event has passed.
Nanaimo Events – Nanaimo Heritage Days
May 16, 2015 - May 17, 2015Free
Join in the celebration of this amazing city known for its wonderful people, and rich cultural heritage. Nanaimo Heritage Days highlight the city’s history, music, and culture with a lineup of fantastic events happening throughout Downtown Nanaimo.
Ther festivities start with a street festival along Commercial Street called REWFest, organized and sponsored by Real Estate Webmasters and Rewsters Restaurant. There you can expect vendors, food trucks, a beer garden, live music, shopping, and more. Later that night, there is a concert that takes Big Bang Baby on stage. This is to be followed by hip hop master Sir Real and rock group the Femmes Fatal.
Stick around till late to see the fireworks downtown, followed by a parade the next day at 1pm. The parade starts on Nicol Street and ends at Maffeo Sutton Park.