The City of Parksville is a bustling city with a vibrant business community and active lifestyle. The Sandcastle Competition, Show & Shine Antique Car Show, and Craig Street Market by the Sea are summer favourites while the Kris Kringle Craft Market in November attracts thousands of visitors from up and down the Island. There is a wealth of commercial business activity all year round and numerous businesses for sale as the area expands and business owners seek to retire.
Close by is Fairwinds, a unique community, minutes away from the Fairwinds Marina and Golf Course. Located in Nanoose Bay, Fairwinds real estate consists of high class executive homes, all offering amazing membership to the Fairwinds Golf Course and Recreational Centre. Just ask your Coldwell Banker Slegg Realty REALTOR® about oceanfront real estate or golf course real estate in Fairwinds and Nanoose Bay.
Speaking of golf, Morningstar Golf Course, Pheasant Glen Golf Course, Eaglecrest Golf Course, Qualicum Golf Course, Arrowsmith Golf Course, and The Fairwinds Golf Course are known around the world by professionals and beginner golfers alike for their beautiful fairways and lush greens. Golf course subdivisions and homes in Parksville are built to take advantage of the views of the links and inland mountains.
Thinking of making the move into a rural lifestyle? The outlying communities of Coombs, Errington, Whiskey Creek, Horne Lake, Deep Bay and Bowser offer a much slower pace. There are numerous farmers markets and an active 4H community.