SUNSHINE COAST FESTIVALS 2015
We love to celebrate life on the Sunshine Coast. Almost any occasion will do, and you'll find us enjoying the good life with festivals, concerts, parades, dances, barbecues, country picnics, sports competitions . . . the list is almost endless.
This section of bigpacific.com/TheSunshineCoast.com will help you keep track of important dates and special events so you can best plan your vacation to the Sunshine Coast. Click on the yellow links or event images for more information.
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APRIL 12. Starting at Sunnycrest Mall.
April 13 - May 3, Gibsons and Sechelt.
April 25, Millenium Seafarer's Park Madeira Park.
May 15-20. Francis Peninsula & Madeira Park.
May 16. Family fun in Madeira Park.
May 23-24. Best small-town seafood fest on the West Coast.
May 31. 3D Printing, Robotics, dream it = make it.
JUNE 19-21 Street festival and Winegarden Park.
June 15-27 Powell River.
June 27, Dougall Park Gibsons
June 29 - July 1
June TBA, Garden Bay Sailing Club.
July 1. Gibsons, Sechelt, Pender Harbour, Powell River.
July 6-10, Roberts Creek
3rd Week in July, Roberts Creek.
July 17-19 Texada Island - Gillies Bay
July 18-20 Pender Harbour Golf Course
July 12 Davis Bay Sechelt
July 19 Gillies Bay Field. Photo by Flickr user tnano.
July 24-26 Willingdon Beach. One of Powell River's best festivals.
July 25 & 26, Gibsons Landing. Street party, family events.
August TBA, Willingdon Beach Powell River.
August 1, Davis Bay & Mission Point Park
August 1 and 2, Gillies Bay Texada Island
August 7-9, Sleepy Hollow Rod Run, Show & Shine. Sechelt and HMB.
August TBA, Gibsons Landing galleries, heritage museum and other venues.
August 9, Garden Bay, Mixal, Hotel and Katherine Bay Lake circuit.
August 13-16. One of Canada's oldest and biggest festivals devoted to Canadian authors.
August 13-16. Eclectic programme of chamber music.
August 15-21. Huge festival Powell River for everything blackberry.
August 15-16. 28th Annual Juried Craft Fair, one of BC's biggest rural fairs.
August TBA. Powell River arts festival, Willingdon Park, with music, dance and more.
August 15. 7th Annual event in Sechelt's Porpoise Bay Provincial Park.
August 15. The Gumboot Nation at its finest. Roberts Creek.
August 21-23. Shirley Macey Park Gibsons. Bring a sense of wonder.
August 23. Texada Island. Cancer support fundraiser.
September 5 and 6. Palm Beach Park Powell River.
September 11-13 - art show and Newbie Crawl too.
September 18-20. Pender Harbour - various locations, some events free.
September 19-20, 2014. Powell River Exhibition Fair Grounds. Celebrating our regions farms.
September TBA. 5491 Mason Road Sechelt - come early.
October 15-25. Various venues, Sechelt. Visual arts, dance, music. 10th Anniversary event.
October 16-18. Various venues, Madeira Park.
October 16-18. Langdale to Lund - one of the Coast's best fall events.
November 11. Coast-wide, Gibsons to Lund. Honouring our veterans for their sacrifices.
Watch this space for new events - they will be added in rotating fashion with most immediate events at the top. To add your event, please go to the calendar events submission page and click 'Post your event'.