Community Events about town

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Event When & Where Details
Monster Trucks at Western Speedway
Friday, July 25, 2014
at Western Speedway, 2207 Millstream Rd.

Monster Trucks, Demo Cars and Trucks, Bombers, and Mini Figure 8's. Gates at 4:30pm, qualifying at 5:30 and racing at 6:30pm.

Advance tickets at Market on Millstream the week of and at Western Speedway box office the two prior Saturdays.

Check out the website for ticket prices and full schedule details.

Colwood Rotary Art & Wine Festival
Sunday, July 27, 2014
at Fort Rodd Hill, 603 Fort Rodd Hill Rd.

Between 11:00am and 4:00pm, take a stroll, sample tastes of wine and appetizers, enjoy live music plus works by local artists.

For tickets and more information please go to the website.

Proceeds will go towards the Rotary Picnic Playground and other community programs.

Play in the Park June 30 until Thursday, July 31, 2014
at Different Parks

A free opportunity for families to play together. Interactive play, group games and giant inflatable obstacle course. 5:30pm-8:30pm.

Monday- Pioneer Park, Central Saanich

Tuesday- Iroquois Park, Sidney

Wednesday- Rathdown Park, Sidney

Thursday- Rodolph Park, Central Saanich

Friday- Greenglade Community Centre, Sidney

2014 Kidney Walk/Fun Run
Sunday, August 17, 2014
at Clover Point

Be a part of the movement and help raise money and support for this serious disease.

Registration is $35 in advance (through the website) or $40 day-of.

Sign in beginning at 9:00am.

Gabriola Theatre Festival
Thursday, August 14 until Sunday, August 17, 2014
at Gabriola Island

Free outdoor stage performances, Kids Corner, Artisans Avenue, photo booths, pancake breakfasts, raffles, speakeasies and salons. Plus a roaring twenties theme.

Please go to the website for the full schedule and ticket information.

Chef Survial Challenge VII
Sunday, September 7, 2014
at Madrona Farm, 4317 Blenkinsop Rd.

Watch Vancouver Island's hottest chefs compete in a hilarious fundraiser for farmland conservation.

Tickets are $40 a person or $100 a family. Includes a BBQ feast, culinary arts performance, music, kids tent and ziplining.

12:00pm-5:00pm. Check out the website for tickets and more information.