Angela Hovestad

Tofino Events – 6th Annual Feast Tofino

Come join in with the feast taking place in Tofino. This year is the sixth annual event when local, sustainable fisheries are celebrated and honoured. It is a grand collaboration of acclaimed fishers, guest chefs, foragers, farmers, and restaurants engaged in and honouring the “boat-to-table” philosophy that can only be found here on the West Coast. Take this opportunity to meet some of the hardwo...

Nanaimo Events – Nanaimo Heritage Days 2017

  Mark the day on your calendar – Sunday May 21st, 2017 – Nanaimo Heritage Days is on its way! This year’s celebration is a one day event focused around its heritage themed parade and a variety of free family activities in the downtown area to fill your day with FUN! Family activities start at 10am and include arts and crafts, kids rides, entertainment, performances, food vendors, and much more do...

Victoria Events – Inner Harbour Boat Show 2017

Visiting Victoria soon? Love boats and life on the water? Then you’re in luck, because it’s that time of the year once again! Come and celebrate everything to do with boats and on-the-water travel and lifestyle at the annual Inner Harbour Boat Show, the largest in-the-water boat show on Canada’s west coast. Held by the British Columbia Yacht Brokers Association, this is the ultimate time of the ye...

Qualicum Events – Rhododendron Bloom at Milner Gardens

Milner Gardens’s rhododendrons are the most significant of their flowers. If you’re new to gardening or just don’t know when the best time to see them is, we’re here to tell you that time is now! Enjoy your time spent near this beautiful floral gathering through Milner’s Woodland Garden as the rhododendrons come out in their prime. The rhodos will still be in bloom come Mother’s Day, which is Miln...

Tofino Events – Brunch for the Birds 2017

Want to get started early on this year’s Shorebird Festival in Tofino? Come join in at the Brunch for the Birds! This is a pre-event annual fundraiser held in honour of the main Tofino event created by the Raincoast Education Society. Tuck in to some delicious food hosted by both the Wickaninnish Inn and The Pointe Restaurant. All proceeds raised at the brunch go to fund the Shorebird Festival, wh...

Nanaimo Events – Earth, Water, & Wild Foods Day

Earth, Water, & Wild Foods Day is a free, festival-style Nanaimo event taking place this year at Bowen Park. There’s a little bit of something for everyone to enjoy! One of its biggest features are the workshops taking place the day of. These two require pre-registration in order to participate: Lawn Alternatives, 11:30am to 12:30pm. As people try to keep their lawns green and healthy in the summe...

Saanich Events – Saanich Cycling Festival 2017

Join in the fun with Saanich’s community at their annual Cycling Festival! Kids and adults alike can cycle to any of the eight “Celebration Stations” set up on the festival’s bike route. Receive a passport booklet from any of these stations to collect stamps. The more stamps you collect, the greater chances of winning a prize you will have, so start your exploration of Saanich BC at the station ne...

Victoria Events – 6th Annual Earth Day Festival & Sustainability Showcase

Come see history in the making with the largest ever electric vehicle show on Vancouver Island. This free event is held on behalf of Creatively United for the Planet, a non-profit society bringing together several local businesses and individuals who are committed to living and leading a sustainable way of life. There will be electric motorcycles, bikes, and cars spread all around the entrance to ...

Victoria Events – 21st Annual Just for the Halibut Derby

Returning to Victoria is the annual ‘Just for the Halibut’ fishing derby, now in its 21st year! Held by Island Outfitters, this is a great way to cast your fishing line for a great cause! There are prizes to be won for fish of all sizes at this event. These are the big ones to look forward to: $7500 first prize $2500 second prize $1000 third prize Two ‘hidden weight’ prizes i.e. Island Outfitters ...

Nanaimo Events – TheatreOne Presents: “God is a Scottish Drag Queen”

If you’re in need of a good laugh this coming weekend, look no further than Nanaimo! For two days only in town TheatreOne proudly presents “God is a Scottish Drag Queen”. The show is performed and written by Canadian comedian Mike Delamont, a 15-time “Best of the Fest” winner and 3-time Canadian Comedy Award Nominee. In what’s declared “one of the funniest stand-up routines ever” according to the ...

Courtenay Events – InCON Family Gaming Convention 2017

Geeks of Vancouver Island, unite! The InCON Family Gaming Convention returns this year to Courtenay, BC. There’s a lot to check out at this three-day event! This is just a sampling of what to expect at this year’s convention: The ever-popular Cosplay Costume Contest Special guests Info boots Special demos A wide variety of tournaments (miniatures, board games, computer games, console games, and Ma...

Sidney Events – Easter Vintage, Retro & Collectible Show/Sale

Love everything retro and vintage? Are you a giant fan of antique shopping? Looking to celebrate Easter in a different way than per usual? Then this is the event for you! For one day only in Sidney seasoned and novice collector enthusiasts alike can explore the Easter Vintage, Retro & Collectible Show/Sale. See if you can fill in the blank spot of your collection by exploring and shopping for this...

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