Must See Events

NOV 30-JAN 10 - Festival Of Lights 2017

A MUST SEE magical lit-up town, sure to get you and your family into the Christmas spirit!

Community Events

Sunday, December 24th

Christmas Eve Movies

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Family Friendly

The Cowichan Aquatic Centre is transformed into a winter wonderland of Christmas cheer that is sure to get the kids in the spirit this Christmas Eve. Movie title includes Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and much more. A donation will be accepted for the food bank in exchange for...

Christmas Eve Service at Mt. Washington

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 4:30pm | Community, Family Friendly, Free, Talks & Workshops

Join us in the Whiskey Jack room for a special Christmas Eve Church Service. The service will include readings, caroling, and a beautiful sermon. Some seating for those who arrive early, plenty of standing room. After the service, guests are invited for coffee, tea, hot cider and cookies to share...

Monday, December 25th

New Movie Releases

Monday, December 25, 2017 - 12:00am | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

Movie Release: The Greatest Showman Molly's Game Please check your local cinema for times, ticket prices and not all titles may be available.

Christmas Day

Monday, December 25, 2017 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ observed most commonly on December 25th as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world.

Elves Ski Free

Monday, December 25, 2017 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Sports, Teens

Elves deserve a ski day. Come to Mount Washington Dressed like an Elf or like 70's Elvis and you ski FREE on Christmas Day! 9am-3:30pm.

Christmas Dinner at Mount Washington

Monday, December 25, 2017 - 5:00pm | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

Come and enjoy a delicious Christmas Dinner buffet complete with Turkey, Ham and all of the trimmings. No cooking or cleanup just come and enjoy a great night with your family! Please call or book online to reserve a table for you, your family and friends.

Tuesday, December 26th

Boxing Day

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Teens

The day after Christmas is known as Boxing Day and is a holiday in many parts of Canada. It gives people a chance to take part in post-Christmas sales, visit with family or friends. Basically, it's a day after all the hustle and bustle of the holidays to do whatever you enjoy. 

Boxing Day Brunch at Merridale

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 10:30am | Community, Food & Drink

Let us do the cooking and the dishes this Boxing Day so you can get down to the important business of spending time with family and friends, scoring some amazing post-Christmas deals, and relaxing after a long holiday season. Our gastropub will be open from 10:30am-3:00pm today and serving our...

Holiday Brunch Buffet at the Farm

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 11:00am | Community, Food & Drink

Savour the experience of the Farm Table Inn at our Holiday Brunch Buffet on Boxing Day. 11am seating at this time. Local, organic, homemade dishes. Reservations are required and a credit card is needed in order to hold the reservation.

Torchlight Parade and Fireworks

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 3:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports

An annual favourite! Come up and enjoy this free family fireworks display and Torchlight Parade, viewable from the Alpine Lodge. Fireworks and Parade start at 6:45pm, and festivities continue until 9pm.