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Festival Weekend In Comox

BC Day Long Weekend

The Town of Comox is "Festival Central" during Festival Weekend in Comox, BC Day long weekend. This year Comox hosts four great events throughout the weekend including:

  • The Filberg Festival
  • Comox Nautical Days Festival
  • I-Hos Night Market and the Comox By The Sea
  • Sunday Street Market

Comox Nautical Days Festival

When: August 2 - 4, 2014
Where: Comox Marina Park

Comox Nautical Days Festival returns with all the games, nautical competitions, outstanding entertainment and great food you've come to love. Whether you're cheering on the competitors or taking part in one of the many events, Comox Nautical Days Festival has something for everyone.

Filberg Festival

When: August 1 - 4, 2014
Where: Filberg Heritage Lodge and Park

32nd annual Filberg Festival, "Celebrating the Best of Arts, Crafts & Music from across Canada."

Set amongst the stately trees and gardens of the Filberg Heritage Lodge and Park, the Filberg Festival is truly a unique event. Enjoy art and nature surrounded by beautiful gardens, rustic out-buildings and magnificent views of the Comox Harbour and the Beaufort Range. Visit out website for more info.

I-Hos Night Market

When: Aug 2 and 3, from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: I-Hos Gallery, 3310 Comox Road

I-Hos Night Market is an annual night market held during Festival Weekend in Comox. Bring the whole family to our original K'omoks Village site. Tasty bannock cooked fresh on site, traditional workshops cedar hat weaving and 14inch deer hide drum, wine tasting by award winning local Blue Moon Estate Winery and more. Sunday night come see Kumugwe Dance group perform in the Big House. Phone (250) 339-7702 or visit our website for more info.

Comox by the Sea Sunday Street Market

When: August 3rd from 9:00 am - noon
Where: Comox Avenue, Comox

Comox by the Sea Sunday Street Market, sponsored by the downtown Comox Business in Action.

Come down to Comox Ave for a good old fashioned street market with special guests the Comox Valley Farmers Market. Visit our website or Facebook page for updates.

Bring the entire family to the 56th Annual Comox Nautical Days Festival - BC Day Long Weekend, August 2 - 4, 2014 in Comox Marina Park.

It’s a FREE, family friendly, and fun-filled!


The 56th Annual Comox Nautical Days Festival returns with all the games, nautical competitions, outstanding entertainment and great food you've come to love and expect. Whether you're cheering on the competitors or taking part in one of the many events, Comox Nautical Days Festival has something for everyone.

The line up of outstanding entertainment is growing. This year’s list includes Time Well Wasted, Juno Award-winner Helen Austin, all of the Valley Idol winners, the Rachel Fuller Trio, Andrea Smith, and for the first time at Nautical Days David James & Big River perform the music of Johnny Cash. These are just some of the great talent performing during the festival. From rock and roll - to big bands, from balladeers to JUNO award winners - from clowns to children's performers and Parades - we've got it all at the festival this year.

Back by popular demand H.M.C.S. Quadra will be offering public tours of ORCA Class Training Vessels and 19 Wing, Squadron 442 will be doing a Open Water SAR Demonstration. All this plus the Ceremony of the Flags really puts the nautical in Nautical Days.

The Comox Nautical Days Festival also showcases some of the Island's most creative and gifted artisans. More then 100 craft booths provide festivalgoers with the opportunity to see and buy beautiful, one of a kind works. From sparkling jewelry to impressive metal works, from weavers to painters, to woodworking - our arts and crafts fair is a very special part of what makes Comox Nautical Days Festival a wonderful experience.

There will be fire in the sky over the bay again this year with another dazzling fireworks display on Monday night. Come for the Ceremony of the Flags and stay for the Quality Foods Festival of Lights – Fireworks Extravaganza!

And it wouldn't be Comox Nautical Days without pancake breakfasts, addictive little donuts, or delicious deli and burgers. There's so much to choose from you may just have to try them all.

It’s going to be a wonderful weekend – so come and join the fun!


Get Involved!

General Inquires: Contact: nauticaldays@shaw.ca

Would you like to be a Parade participant? For more information, contact Wendy Petrie.
Phone: (250) 897-0414