Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Nanaimo Marine Festival & Bathtub Race

July 21, 2017 @ 8:00 AM - July 23, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Help celebrate the 51st race and another whirlwind weekend including launch partystreet fairkids zonevendors and much more!

MAFFEO SUTTON PARK & SWY-A-LANA LAGOON PARK Downtown Nanaimo

Free events for the whole family all weekend include Arts & Crafts Fair, Kiddies Karnival, Food Vendors, a children’s Craft Tent, Born on a Board Wakeboard competition and more.

Friday July 21st: 4PM-11PM
Saturday July 22nd: 9AM-11PM
Sunday July 23rd: 10AM-5PM

KING NEPTUNE DANCE
Maffeo Sutton Park

Friday July 21st

Performers To Be Announced
General Tickets : TO BE ANNOUNCED
Kids 16 and under : $15

** General Tickets will be $60 on the day (if any available)

Tickets can be bought online (COMING SOON)

BATHTUB DAYS STREET FAIR
Downtown Nanaimo

Friday July 21st & Saturday July 22nd

Engaging performances and buskers will be keeping the streets alive with music, acts and dancing all day. Don’t miss the three-block vendor market. Diana Krall Plaza will be home to the Kid’s Zone and plenty of entertainment.

SHAW SAILPAST ON WHEELS PARADE
Downtown Nanaimo

Saturday July 22nd : 10:30AM

The SHAW 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.

BATHTUB WEEKEND BEER GARDENS
Maffeo Sutton Park

This year’s Molsons Beer Gardens in Maffeo Sutton Park.

Friday July 21st: 4-10PM
Saturday July 22nd: 12-7PM
Sunday July 23rd: 11AM-4PM

QUALITY FOODS FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS FIREWORKS
Nanaimo Harbour

Saturday July 22nd: 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.

51st WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BATHTUB RACE
Georgia Strait

Sunday July 23rd: 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!

Details

Start:
July 21, 2017 @ 8:00 AM
End:
July 23, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
Event Categories:
, , , , ,
Event Tags:
, , , , ,
Website:
http://www.bathtubbing.com

Venue

Maffeo Sutton park
100 Comox Rd
Nanaimo, BC V9R 3H7 Canada
+ Google Map
Phone:
(403) 667-5831
Website:
http://www.nanaimo.ca/PRC/Locations/Parks/50-Maffeo-Sutton-Park

Organizer

Loyal Nanaimo Bathtub Society
Phone:
(250) 753-RACE (7223)
Email:
mail@bathtubbing.com
Website:
http://www.bathtubbing.com