The Sunshine Coast’s leading edge Sechelt arts festival featuring ten days of music and dance performances, curated art exhibition, free workshops, and heritage exhibits. The festival encourages programs that inspire community engagement, providing accessible programming and highlighting professional and emerging coast artists. The 2017 festival theme, ORIGINS, will present several Read more [...]
British Columbia festivals and events are as diverse as its geography and residents. Festivals range from Shakespeare’s Bard and experimental dance to local craftwork and visual arts. For music fans, there are events showcasing all genres: classical, jazz, classic, indie rock, bluegrass, and everything in between.
Sporting action happens year-round with British Columbia playing host to top athletes at the World Ski & Snowboard Festival, the Williams Lake Stampede, and the Sun Run – Canada’s largest running event.
Food and wine festivals abound: try Cornucopia, the Cowichan Wine & Culinary Festival, or one of the three Okanagan seasonal wine festivals.