As August opens, East Vancouver Island will come alive with art, crafts, music and more as Comox and the nearby Coombs/Parksville area offer up a great few days of entertainment from August 3 through 6, 2012. Learn more about these upcoming events and make your lodging plans at our member bed and breakfast inns to enjoy a stay as memorable as the events themselves.
Friday August 03, 2012 – Monday August 06, 2012
2012 marks the 30th year of the Filberg Festival in Comox, BC; the largest of its kind for Canadian arts, crafts and music.
Filberg Festival Celebrates the Canadian Arts
Over 120 artisans from all across Canada will present their artworks at the Filberg Festival and there is something for everyone to enjoy. Categories of these displays to browse (and buy from) include:
Tasty Treats to Accompany Your Filberg Festival Experience
In addition, food vendors with cuisines from around the world will be on hand to keep you fueled for your festival journey.
Filberg Festival Entertainment Offers a Diverse Selection of Music
This year’s entertainment line-up includes blues, country, folk, jazz, old-time gospel, rock-n-roll, roots music and much more.