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Tag Archives: downtown Nanaimo

Harvest Festival Features Local Business, Music and Food

Thousands of people will be flocking to the Old City Quarter for the annual Harvest Festival on Sept. 12. The festival features live music on three stages, fresh local food, crafts, fashions and accessories, local food items, a children’s tent and a speaker’s tent located on Wesley St in downtown Nanaimo. Festival organizer Tina Coldwell says the event features 40 ... Read More »

Downtown Parklet Project Gets Rave Reviews

A parklet project for downtown Nanaimo has been received with success. The parklet, a mobile extension to the sidewalk that provides seating open to the public, was started as a pilot project by the Downtown Nanaimo Business Improvement Association, DNBIA. The parklet, which is owned by the DNBIA, was placed in front of 2 Chefs Affair June 1 to be ... Read More »

Terminal Ave Businesses in Nanaimo Get Revitalization Plan

By Marilyn Zink Businesses on Terminal Avenue in Nanaimo are part of a revitalization plan that will help them save money. The Downtown Nanaimo Business Improvement Association is spearheading the revitalization which has three segments that when completed will make it easier and less costly for businesses to either redevelop or sell their property. These three segments include an environmental ... Read More »