February 2018

Found 3 blog entries for February 2018.


As we begin to enjoy more sunlight and longer days, our motivation increases to get out for activities with friends and family. Lucky for us, the Alberni Valley is full of fun things to do!

From concerts to fundraisers, we’ve put together a list of must-attend events and activities to put on your March calendar.

Own the Stage - Amateur Musicians Perform Country/Bluegrass/Folk

Come out and meet local amateur musicians practicing the art of performance in a fun, kid-friendly, informal setting. Newcomers can bring a song or two to share with the group. 10 minute max per performer.

When: Thursday, March 1 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where: Char's Landing

Cost: Admission by donation

Beer and Burger Fundraiser for Rollin

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As we approach the hot spring market, more for sale signs are popping up on front lawns, and buyers are coming out of hibernation. This means sellers need to find ways to stand out in the market. Your home may be beautiful with immaculate modern decor, but all buyers do not have the same taste. One piece of advice we have learned is there is a difference between decorating and staging. And staging wins when it comes to a quick sale!

If you do decide to tackle home staging, here are six tips to get you started:

Let your home speak to buyers: Take out any personal touches while your home is on the market. This helps buyers picture themselves and their family in your home. From kids art on the fridge to your Elvis posters in the den; keep all of

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Port Alberni, the heart of Vancouver Island,  is situated in a unique spot… right in the middle of the action!

We’re just a short drive to surfing in Tofino, hiking in the mountains, shopping in Victoria, and much more.

Despite the Island’s mild climate, winter is still packed full of fun, and there is no better start point than Port Alberni! Here are a few of our favourite winter day trips from Port Alberni.

Winter Sports at Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Less than two hours from Port Alberni, Mount Washington is the Island’s ski resort. This year has been a great year for snow, so head up and try your hand at skiing, snowboarding or tubing at Mount Washington’s family tube park! If you’re not an experienced skier, Mount Washington offers a

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