Must See Events

June 18-23/2018 Ride-A-Thon

Everyone's a Winner at the Ride-A-Thon

June 4-10/74th Annual Cowichan Lake Days

games and entertainment for every age from 6 to 106

June 4-10/74th Annual Cowichan Lake Days

games and entertainment for every age from 6 to 106

By Month

Sunday, May 27th

2018 Motorcross Vancouver Island Championship Series: Round Six

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events, Sports, Teens

Join us for the 2018 Vancouver Island Championship Series, with round six taking place in the Alberni Valley. Bring the family for a fun weekend of exciting races.  Please contact for race times and further details about the weekend.

Shimmy Mob Online Auction

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 9:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Shopping & Fashion

The Cowichan Valley Shimmy Mob Team will be hosting an online auction starting May 21st and running till June 4th. To bid you can find us on Facebook at Cowichan Valley Shimmy Mob Silent Auction. All proceeds to benefit Cowichan Women Against Violence and Somenos Transition House.

Train Rides Begin at BC Forest Discovery Centre

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

The BC Forest Discovery Centre is opening up for another season. For the month of April, we will be open on weekends from 10am-4:30pm, with the trains running every 60 minutes from 11am-4pm. During April and May our Speeder and Gas Locomotive trains will be in operation. Our May hours will be May 3...

Spring Harvest Tea Launch Celebration

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Seniors

The public is invited to join in the spring harvest celebrations at Westholme Tea Company. Be the first to enjoy the new release of Tree Frog Green, Swallow Tale Oolong, and White Mist teas. Guests may attend guided tours of the tea garden, taste delectable pairings in the tearoom, and explore...

Surface Language

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

Surface Language... painting in an abstract dialect. Opening reception on May 19 from 7-9pm. 

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Go-Kart Rentals are ideal for all ages. Take a ride around the 3/8 mile oval track where the Champions race! All carts are equipped with a remote shut-off switch for your safety. Children 7 years and older ride on their own. Under 7 ride for FREE, when accompanied by an adult.  Monster Truck Rides...

May 27 Sam Kirmayer Quartet

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Montreal’s swinging, bop-based jazz guitarist Sam Kirmayer performs music from his 2017 CD Opening Statement. It’s an appealing mix of tunes that cover the classic mainstream-jazz bases — blues, bop and ballads, with a side order of straight-eight music. Named one of the 35 best Canadian jazz...

Ukrainian Dance and Music

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music

The Vesna Ukrainian Dancers will be having their year-end concert celebrating their year of dance. There will be some friends at the celebration doing performances as well. Tickets are available from any Vesna Ukrainian dance family. You can also contact us on our Facebook page for tickets or more...

Tango del Domingo

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 3:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music

John and Linda Fowler host a south island milonga every 4th Sunday of the month, an event where tango enthusiasts gather to dance, where the décor and decorum suit the afternoons festivities …

Meat Draw & Live Music at Duncan Eagles Hall

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 3:30pm | Business, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

Fridays at 4:30PM for a Meat Draw then stick around for some Musical Entertainment from 7PM until Midnight. Saturdays the Meat Draw starts at 3:30PM followed by Music from 8PM until Midnight.  Sundays we also start our Meat Draw at 3:30PM with a Sunday Jam Session from 2-6PM.  We hope to see you...