Find the perfect gift for that special someone at the Gardens at Qualicum Beach Christmas Market, Dec. 7 from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Find the perfect gift for that special someone at the Gardens at Qualicum Beach Christmas Market, Dec. 7 from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Make your list, check it twice, then get festive at this Qualicum Christmas market!

The holiday season is in full swing – it’s time to get out and find all those special items you need to check off your list.

The Gardens at Qualicum Beach residence invites you to come join in the holiday cheer at their annual Christmas Market, Dec. 7, from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Against a backdrop of live holiday music and seasonal decorations, the market will feature local vendors as well as Vancouver Island artists and artisans sharing crafts, baked goods and much more.

“The Christmas Market is a chance for visitors and residents to find some wonderful items for friends and loved ones, while sharing the joys of the Christmas season,” says the Gardens’ Active Living Manager Ambre Rippon. “With all the different vendors, there will be a wide variety of amazing gifts to choose from.”

From knitting and hand-crafted dolls to delicate ornaments and tasty Christmas treats, there’s sure to be something unique for everyone on your list this year.

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Located just steps from the village, the Gardens at Qualicum Beach offers a variety of residential and care options – from independent living to assisted and residential care.

Residents enjoy boutique retirement living in the picturesque beauty of Qualicum Beach, surrounded by colourful gardens and a lagoon, with shopping, golfing, dining and beaches nearby.

Dedicated to their resident-focused philosophy, the Gardens at Qualicum Beach strives to make their residents feel at home. With personalized care and support, they’ve created a loving, caring environment that helps residents live a life of choice.

Visit the Christmas Market and make some delightful choices of your own, and take the opportunity to get to know some of the residents and staff as they deck the Gardens for the holiday.

“The Christmas Market is a wonderful opportunity to welcome the community to the Gardens, and celebrate the season together,” Rippon says.

Find out more on Facebook and Instagram, and then join them for holiday fun and festivities at the Gardens located at 650 Berwick Rd.

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