Exhibits & Displays

West Coast Amusements

4H & Animals

Main Stage & Community Festival Stage

and so Much More!!!

Welcome to the Fair! Commemorating 125 Years of Memories in 2019!

2019 Schedules & Talent Info COMING SOON!

Talent VIEx style

Featured talent every day and night at the VIEx. Check out their info!


Upcoming events throughout the year. Not just a weekend fair!

Featured Fair News & Events


125th Anniversary Logo

125 Years! The VIEx is commemorating 125 years of fairs in Nanaimo. It is with gratitude we thank our creator of this years logo and present it all to you. We cant wait till this year with all the new changes, talent, team and of course welcoming…

General Meeting Announcement

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 is the first scheduled meeting for our general membership since the Annual General Meeting. It will be held in the Little Red Barn beginning at 7:00pm. Come join us to hear what the Directors have been working on…

Pleased to Announce an Exciting Change for our 125th Anniversary!!! Aug 23 - 25th, 2019

Welcome back West Coast Amusements. VIEx is pleased to announce exciting changes for our 125th anniversary. This year our dates will be the fourth weekend of August 23, 24, & 25th of 2019, and we welcome back West Coast Amusements. Following…

AGM January 2019

Thank you to all who attended our Annual General Meeting held on January 8, 2019. Your new Directorship for 2019 is: President- Lynn Haley Vice-President- Karen Streeter Treasurer- Stephen Kass  Secretary- Margaret Joyce Supported…

VIEx Fire Oct. 11/18

On behalf the Directors and members of the Vancouver Island Exhibition, I  would like to thank the public for their support during our recent loss... Click to read more.

Volunteer Open House

Volunteer Open House Saturday August 11, 2018 between 9 AM to 1 PM @ the main office. Donuts and coffee provided. Come meet our Volunteer Director and sign up if you can help.

2018 Prize Book

In the next couple of weeks the VIEx Prize Book, currently available online, will also be available at a number of locations on Vancouver Island. 

Seeking Volunteers

Bored and looking for something to do this summer? VIEx is Looking for volunteers!

Kids and Youth Zone Volunteer Orientation

Kids and Youth Zone Volunteer Orientation August 3, 2018 6pm @ the Little Red Barn

Sponsors of Your Vancouver Island Exhibition & Fair