KidFest weekend starts with a blast

KidFest is Sunday until 4 p.m. and it's the last chance to see the professional sand castles in Parksville.

The Quality Foods fireworks show Saturday night marked the start of a bright weekend finale to the sand castle exhibition and KidFest Sunday.

The Quality Foods fireworks show Saturday night marked the start of a bright weekend finale to the sand castle exhibition and KidFest Sunday.

PARKSVILLE – Quality Foods got the weekend off with a blast Saturday night, as they hosted a spectacular fireworks show.

The show kicked off the final weekend for the Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpture Exhibition (today is you last chance to see them on the beachfront) and marked the start on Sunday’s all-day KidFest in the city’s Community Park.

Better hurry! KidFest runs until 4 p.m.

For weekend coverage, pick up a copy of Tuesday’s print edition of the Parksville Qualicum Beach News.