Entries by IdeaZone

Tuesday Farmer’s Market on Saltspring

For those of you who aren’t able to make it on Saturday, or are just keen for some more market,  Tuesdays on Salt Spring offer a condensed seasonal Saturday market. You will still find all the best locally grown and produced foods. Moor in nearby Ganges Marina and head for Centennial Park in the heart […]

Vancouver Island Salmon Classic Derby

The 4th Annual Vancouver Island Salmon Classic Derby will be taking place at Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina on August 31st, attracting anglers from all over the world to fish in one of North America’s most fertile fishing grounds. Sign up now for your chance to fish and win cash prizes!  

Comox Nautical Days

The Comox Nautical Days will be held this year from August 3-5. Each morning will begin with a pancake breakfast, followed by a wide range of fun activities including crafts for kids, zumba, a car show and dragon boat races! For the full schedule of events and other information please click here.

Symphony Splash 2013

Victoria will once again host Symphony Splash in the beautiful Inner Harbour on August 4, 2013 from 1:00pm-10:00pm! Symphony Splash is Canada’s largest annual outdoor symphony event, where an expected 40,000 people will transform the Inner Harbour into an outdoor concert hall for a day. A barge is the stage and boats of all sizes […]

Fireworks at Butchart Gardens

The fireworks at Butchart Gardens are back for the summer season! Moor in Butchart Cove and enjoy this spectacular show every Saturday night from July-August from the comfort of your boat or head into the gardens for a truly wonderful experience. Located only a few minutes by boat from the Brentwood Bay Marina, you can […]

Salt Spring Island Lavender Festival

Sacred Mountain Lavender on Salt Spring Island is hosting their 11th annual Lavender Festival this Sunday, July 14! This year’s Lavender Festival will have a Latin theme, music, dancing and food. At the festival you’ll find Propagation and Distillation demonstrations, massages in the lavender field with Jeannie Vasilakos, yummy lavender treats and spiritual readings, along […]

Independence Day at Roche Harbour

Roche Harbour is hosting activities for Independence Day today, including: the Family 3.3K Fun Run, log-rolling contest, blindfolded dinghy race, donut-eating contest, children’s games, live music, and the day ends with fireworks at 10:30! Events will be held at Roche Harbor Resort, 248 Memorial Drive. Have a happy Independence Day! For more information, please click […]

Saturna Island Lamb BBQ

The Lamb Barbeque is a joyous celebration of Canada Day, centred around a traditionally prepared barbequed lamb meal, with an old-fashioned country fair flavour. The Saturna Island community has hosted the lamb barbeque on an annual basis since 1950 when it began as a school picnic on the Campbell’s farm at Saturna Beach in celebration […]

Canada Day Events

Come down to Beacon Park, in front of the Pier Hotel this July 1st to celebrate Canada Day! Thrifty Foods will be hosting a community barbecue from 4-6pm, which will be followed by BIG cake and live music at 7:45pm. Afterwards you can watch the Fireworks Extravaganza at 10pm, courtesy of the Town of Sidney. […]