August 17th, 2019
The Trains are Coming!
The Parksville Museum hosts the second annual family event, Railway Days, on August 17 from 10 am – 5 pm. A host of railway clubs will have railroad displays. Plus, the Oceanside Model Railroaders will be showing their popular, permanent railway display in Craig’s Cottage II at the Museum. And a number of private collections will also be exhibited. Additionally, there is going to be electronic displays from MakerSpace, railway artifacts and, even, an E & N Speeder Car. The resident blacksmith, David Kasprick of Red Cod Forge, will be on-hand demonstrating blacksmithing techniques. A concession stand will be open if you are looking for a drink and a bite to eat. 1245 E. Island Hwy, next to the Visitor’s Centre, Parksville. (250)248-6966 or (250)951 1290.