Vancouver Island Symphony
Symphony by the Sea

Sunday, August 20th, 2023 at 4pm
(Gates open at 3pm)

Tickets now on sale:

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Join us Sunday, August 20th, 2023 at the beautiful new Parksville Outdoor Theatre in Parksville Community Park, Parksville, British Columbia for for the 
Premiere Symphony Performance in the Park!

The Vancouver Island Symphony is a professional Canadian orchestra ‚Äď one of only two on Vancouver Island.¬†

2022 ‚Äď 2023 marks the Symphony‚Äôs 28th¬†Season!

Buy a ticket and join us in Keeping Music Live on the Island! 


Live symphonic music! Experience the passion of the Vancouver Island Symphony at the beautiful Parksville Outdoor Theatre on the evening of August 20th, 2023. This unique concert promises to be a spectacular mix of live music, with the enchanting backdrop of Mother Nature in Parksville! Immerse yourself in the harmony of the strings, and let the music speak to your soul.
Won't you join us?

The Vancouver Island Symphony under the direction of Calvin Dyck will present a Pops Show featuring lighter symphonic favourites by Strauss, Brahms, Rossini, Verdi, John Williams, and Henry Mancini. 


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Tickets are only $40 + tax for Adults and $10 + tax for students
(Children 12 and under are free)

  • Event Start time: 4pm
    (Gates open at 3pm)
  • Seating and Prices inclusive of any taxes or fees:¬†Adult General Admission - $42 including 5% gst; Student General Admission $10.50 including 5% gst; children 12 and under are free
  • Event Type:¬†Symphony
  • Venue: Parksville Outdoor Theatre: 193 Beachside Dr, Parksville, British Columbia (in Parksville Community Park)


Once you purchase your ticket online, the purchaser can either pick up your tickets at the McMillan Arts Centre Box Office, or you can present your receipt on site for redemption. (Original Purchaser must show ID for redemption).
Tickets cannot be delivered.
Alternatively, tickets can be purchased in-person at the McMillan Arts Centre Box Office in downtown Parksville.
MAC Box Office: 133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC, Canada
Hours: 11am to 3pm; Tuesday thru Saturday
MAC Box Office Phone Number: 1-250-248-8185
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