Multi generational afternoon of music,market and more. Join us at the Gazebo behind the Library in Downtown Roberts Creek every Sunday throughout the summer (June 24 - September 9). Some of the Coast’s finest musicians along with up and comers join Loose Endings - Slow Sundays household band - on stage. Kids games and an eclectic array of market vendors makes for and unique “Creek” experience.
The Music in the Landing series brings concerts by talented local musicians to the parks and streets of Gibsons Landing all summer long! Enjoy musical performances in Winegarden Park, Pioneer Square, Holland Park, the Gazebo on the wharf and other fabulous outdoor venues overlooking the magnificent Gibsons harbour. All events are family friendly!
Join Canada's longest running summer gathering of Canadian writers and readers, featuring established literary stars and exciting, new voices. With opportunities for writers and readers to mingle amidst Rockwood's heritage gardens, this event celebrates the talents of storytelling for all ages. Festival events will run throughout the day and evening Friday to Sunday August 16-19, 2018. The final event is at 7:30 pm on Sunday, August 19. For ticket information, event details, festival news and writer information visit www.writersfestival.ca.
The Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival is taking place again in August, 2018. World-class musicians playing an eclectic programme of chamber music will take the stage at the School of Music in Madeira Park, a venue perfectly suited to capture the musical masterpieces. Enjoy the moving experience of Brahms, Beethoven and Bach as pieces perfectly played by exceptional talent through violins, violas, pianos, cellos and more. Visit Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival and keep watch for details and ticket information!
1987 marked the first Hackett Park Arts & Crafts Fair! Set amongst the trees and pathways of Hackett Park, the fair has been a favourite of British Columbian artisans and both local and off-coast visitors alike for the past twenty-seven years. The fair is currently held on the 3rd weekend in August to coincide with the popular Festival of the Written Arts. This juried fair offers the best in the works of BC artisans. Live music serves as a backdrop,…
Presented by Persephone Brewing Co., Tough Kegger– Canada's first adventure race with beer is back in 2018! In this fifth annual fundraiser for the Sunshine Coast Association for Community Living, teams of 4 must complete a back country foot race through west coast trails carrying a full 20L keg! With amazing prizes and an after party, this is an event you don't want to miss! HELPING OUR COMMUNITY All funds raised from Tough Kegger and Beer Farm Fest will go…
Taking place from August 24 – 26 in 2018 at the Clarke Farm, with the beautiful backdrop of the coastal mountains, forest ranges, and idyllic hay fields, the Rogue Fest is a 3 day, outdoor, arts festival. Focusing on a broader definition of the word ‘art’, fostering social inclusion, promoting collaboration and interactivity, and just having one heck of a good time, the Rogue Arts Festival is gearing up for its 3rd annual festival! With over 80 musicians as part…
It's the seventh annual Run The Rock Marathon, Half-Marathon & 8k on Texada Island! We will be raising funds for the Texada Food Bank. For details around this epic event including registration, entry fees, course info, accommodations, medals and bragging rights, runner amenities and more, visit runtexada.ca or contact Robert McWilliam, Race Director, at 604-486-0377, or email@example.com!
Historical walking tour of Gibsons Landing, explore local history on a FUN FILLED guided tour!! Lower Gibsons Historical Walking Tours with Dale Peterson Dates: August 4, 5, 18, 19 and 26th. Time: 10:00 am Meet at: Gibsons way- Pioneer Park beside the Gibsons Visitor Information Centre (across from Molly's Reach) Duration: 90 minutes Cost: by donation ($5 to $10 per person) Contact: 604-886-1424 Call 604-886-1424 to book private tour!