Nanaimo Night Market Free Parking

Are you ready for the opening day of the Commercial Street Nanaimo Night Market on Thursday, June 21st 5-9pm.

Bring the family down to this free event at the Nanaimo Night market opening day, June 21st 5-9pm in downtown Nanaimo. With artisan vendors, crafters, food producers, and downtown merchants line the streets selling everything from food to crafts. Be sure to visit the Food Truck Circle on Diana Krall Plaza. Live entertainment will be staged at several points and a variety of family activities like bouncy castles and climbing walls will be offered to visitors. A self-guided Arts & Culture Walk will be promoted as well. 

Looking for Parking? Free parking at the Bastion Parkade and parking lots and meters on Wallace, Wentworth, Cavan and Selby Streets are also free starting at 5 pm.

VIM will be there – Make sure to say hi!

Want to be a vendor, apply here on the Nanaimo Night Market website.

Updated FAQ

We’ve been working hard on answering all your questions about our upcoming Winter Market.

We just updated our frequently asked questions page, to view it, click here. Have a question that isn’t on the form, contact us!


Apply Now for our Winter Market

Our application for our Winter Market is now LIVE!

We have now posted our Winter Market Application on our Events Page. Join us for this three day event with over 200+ vendors, live entertainment, beer garden, workshops and wine, craft beer and liquor sales held December 14 – 16th 2018 at the beautiful Nanaimo North Town Centre.

VENDOR GIVEAWAY: Looking for a chance to win a vendor space for free? Like and Share this post on Social Media and tag us. Winner will win a 6 x 5′ space at our upcoming market, prize worth $260.00!

Need to know more, check out our FAQ’s.

Nanaimo Night Market

The Chamber of Commerce is turning Commercial Street into a pedestrian only market every Thursday evening this summer hosting artisan vendors, entertainers, food and fun for families.

The inaugural Commercial Street Night Market kicks off on June 21st 5 – 9pm, and every Thursday until August 30th 2018

Featuring food trucks, live entertainment and join our family fun activities or, for a more leisurely pace follow the self-guided Art Walk through downtown to experience the local shops.

Join us every Thursday all summer long!

Apply Today:   Don’t forget to use your VIM Discount code. Applications and Payment can be dropped off at Lucid Clothing Downtown, 35 Commercial St, Nanaimo.