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December 9 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
LOCATION: Saturday Dec 9, 2017 – 5:00pm Milner Gardens and Woodland
2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia. A family oriented festival of lights and, music in the Garden;
COSTS: $5.00 / person;
WALKING CONDITIONS: good, slight hill, but resting areas along the way, watch your footing on the paths, some areas are can be a bit darker when walking;
WHEEL CHAIR ACCESSIBLE: yes;
DIRECTIONS: Meet at the Milner Gardens Entrance for 5:00pm or for carpooling meet at the library parking lot around 3:00pm to leave from library @ 3:15pm. From Library head North on Hwy 1, travel heading towards Nanaimo, continue driving but keep to your right, and drive onto the by-pass(Inland Island Hwy #19) Keep driving North past Nanaimo, watch for signs for turning off of Hwy 19 onto exit 60, keep to your right on Memorial Rd./#4 East continue on #4 til the end and make right turn on 19A – Island Hwy. Keep driving til you see signs for Milner Gardens on your left. Parking is on the sides of the road. Please note this is a very popular event, I would recommend getting there a bit before 5pm so you can park fairly close to the entrance;
CAUTIONS: *** there will be vast amount of people so please be cautious of your surroundings, and be careful walking, it’s dark out and can be slippery, keep all cars locked and any valuables in car hidden***;
FEATURES: night shots, various Christmas decorations, animals, people, 12 days of Christmas décor, can you find all of them???;
PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES: beautiful Christmas lights, window displays, slow exposure pics, it’s a night for experimenting with different camera settings. A house full of gingerbread houses & teddy bears…;
POST TRIP REVIEW (COFFEE): Tan’s Kitchen Parksville.