Free events for the whole family all weekend include Arts & Crafts Fair, Kiddies Karnival, Food Vendors, a children's Craft Tent and more.
Friday July 24th: 4PM-11PM
Saturday July 25th: 9AM-11PM
Sunday July 26t: 10AM-5PM
Saturday July 25th : 10:30AM
The Sailpast is a fun parade featuring the World’s Largest Bathtub, showcasing the racing Tubs and their sponsors and a variety of Community, Commercial and Military entries.
This year's Beer Gardens in Maffeo Sutton Park sponsored by:
Friday July 24th: Entire Concert Area 5-10
Saturday July 25th: Noon - 8pm
Sunday July 26th: 11am-4pm
Nanaimo Realty/Royal LePage MAYORS PADDLEWHEEL BATHTUB CHALLENGE
We have a few new bathtub-inpired boats this year for Lagoon events thanks to Nanaimo Realty/Royal LePage and Venco Bathtubs.
Saturday July 25th: 10PM
Award-winning fireworks display simulcast to music on 102.3 FM The Wave. It’s a signature event as part of the Nanaimo Marine Festival, the night before the World Championship Bathtub Races.
Sunday July 26th: 11AM-4PM
Again this year, the race will start and end in Nanaimo Harbour. The finish line is below the Frank Ney statue at Maffeo Sutton park!