Listen Live
HomeNewsTour de RockUpdated Tour de Rock event list: Mid and South Island

Updated Tour de Rock event list: Mid and South Island

Beer & Burger Night – Parksville
Thursday, September 24 at 6pm
Join us on Thursday, September 24 at the Quality Inn Bayside at 6:00pm for a Beer and Burger night and to meet the 2015 Tour de Rock team! Tickets are $20.00 and available at Quality Inn Bayside, Parksville Chrysler or any member of the Rotary Club of Parksville. There will also be a silent auction and head shaves. Presented by Quality Inn Bayside and the Rotary Club of Parksville. We hope to see you there!

Community Event at Maffeo Sutton Park – Nanaimo
Monday, September 28 11am – 1pm
Use this professional school day to meet the 2015 Tour de Rock team. While waiting for the team to arrive, enjoy a BBQ by donation, kids bouncer, face painting and more by the gazebo in Maffeo Sutton Park. Riders will be there from 11:30am to 12:30pm. For more information contact Tracy at [email protected].

2015 Team Stop – Ladysmith
Monday, September 28 at 2pm
Riders will arrive at Tim Hortons and then be piped in up 1st Ave. They will arrive at the Ladysmith & District Credit Union at approximately 2:10pm. There will be cheque presentations, a few quick speeches and a chance to visit with the riders.

Fox and Hounds “Rock” Burger Fundraiser – Ladysmith
Monday, September 28, 2015 – Sunday, October 25, 2016
$1.50 will be donated from every “Rock Burger”, a 7 oz prime rib burger with spinach, goat cheese and strawberries for an entire year will go towards Cops for Cancer – Tour de Rock. Head to the Fox and Hounds for a tasty burger and support a great cause!

Red Serge Dinner – Ladysmith
Monday, September 28 at 6pm
Join us at the Eagles Hall for a delicious dinner, live auction, wall of wine and raffles, all in support of Tour de Rock. Tickets $25 available at Ladysmith & District Credit Union and the Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce. If you would like to donate a raffle item, please contact Lynn Halkett [email protected] or Laura Giles [email protected] or drop it off at the Ladysmith Chronicle at 940 Oyster Bay Drive.

- Advertisement -

Breakfast with the Tour de Rock Team – Chemanius
Tuesday, September 29 from 7:30am – 9:00am
This fundraising breakfast is a great chance to chat with the 2015 Tour de Rock riders and hear their stories about how the Tour has gone so far. The breakfast takes place at the Royal Canadian Legion Chemanius, 9775 Chemainus Road from 7:30am to 9:00am. Tickets $20 available at the Legion and the 49th Parallel, Chemanius. All proceeds from this event go local pediatric cancer support services, sending Vancouver Island kids to Camp Goodtimes and pediatric cancer research.

Community Event at Beverly Corners – Cowichan Valley
Tuesday, September 29 from 1pm – 3pm
Meet the 2015 Tour de Rock team at this quick fun stop at the parking lot at Beverly Corners. Head shaves, cheque presentations, entertainment, raffle ticket sales and a great fundraising BBQ hosted by Thrifty Foods. The event will go from 1pm to 3pm with the riders arriving at 2:30pm. For more information contact Tracy at [email protected].

Red Serge Dinner – Cowichan Valley
Tuesday, September 29
We have a very special guest this year – Ken Lavigne will be performing at the Cowichan Valley Red Serge Dinner this year. Join us at the NEW location, Mellor Hall at the Cowichan Exhibition Grounds. Cocktails start at 5;30pm, Dinner at 6:30pm and the amazing music stylings of Mr Lavigne at 7:30pm. Lots of way to help the kids and get something great for yourself with a raffle, silent and live auction items. STARTING AUG 28 – Tickets for this event are $40 and available to purchase at Coast Capital Savings, Canadian Cancer Society Unit Office (394 Duncan St) and the RCMP Detachment. For more information about this event David Armstrong at 250.701.4101 or Jon Baker at [email protected]. For more information about this event, please visit!

Tour de Rock Cops for Cancer Westshore Gala – Westshore
Wednesday, September 30 – Cocktails at 6pm, Dinner at 7pm
Join us at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa (1999 Country Club Way) for the 2015 Tour de Rock Gala! Tickets are $65 each or Table of 8 for $500! Dinner, Silent Auction, Guest Speakers, and Meet & Greet with the 2015 Tour de Rock Team! Contact Donna Fraser 250-590-6713 or 250-532-1359 for more information. Show your support for Tour de Rock!

NEW! Stantec Tour de Rock Block Party – Sidney
Thursday, October 1 from 12:30 pm to 3:00pm
Join us for a block party on October 1 from 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm for delicious food, classic cars, music, a giant inflatable obstacle course and more! Come out and join in the fun and meet the 2015 Tour de Rock team when they arrive in Sidney! Minimum $10.00 donation for lunch. We hope to see you there! Event taking place at 2042 Mills Road.

Comedy for Cancer Gala (19+ Event) – Sidney
Thursday, October 1
Join us at the Mary Winspear Centre for a night of great food and laughs, all in support of the Tour de Rock! Meet the 2015 Tour de Rock team, enjoy delicious food provided by Island Culinary Service, and be entertained by the critically acclaimed and award winning comedian, Mike Delamont, and his guests (sponsored by Richardson GMP). Cash bar, 50/50, balloon pop, and more! Doors open at 6pm, team arrives at 6:30pm, and dinner and entertainment kick-off at 7pm! This event is 19+.Tickets are $50 each or sponsor a table for $500. Tickets can be purchased at Coast Capital Savings Sidney branch, the Mary Winspear Centre, Peninsula News Review (103-9830 Second St), or by emailing Laura Lavin at [email protected].

NEW! Tour de Rock Finale
Friday, October 2 from 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Come cheer on the 2015 Tour de Rock team at their final stop! We’re ending the Tour de Rock the same way we do every year: with a huge grand finale celebration in Centennial Square in Victoria! Come out and show your support and cheer on the riders as they complete this emotionally challenging 1,100+ kilometre journey from 4:30pm – 6:00pm on October 2nd!

- Advertisment -
- Advertisment -
- Advertisement -

Continue Reading