So Much to Do
No matter the season, Sidney always offers plenty to see and do! Take part in a race, enjoy music and cultural programming, celebrate the community, and discover family-friendly activities.
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July + August
Summer Sounds Concerts
Summer Sounds Concerts are held at Beacon Park, every Sunday in July and August from 2 pm to 4 pm.
In Sidney, we do Canada Day in a big way! Our three-day celebration includes music, food, dancing, entertainment, fun, tradition,…
Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Find the hidden eggs, visit the Easter Bunny, and enjoy games and activities. Fun for the entire family!
January 1 (On Hiatus)
Polar Bear Swim
Join fellow hardy islanders and enjoy an invigorating start to the new year with a polar bear swim!
October 22 to 31
Sidney’s Halloween Spooktacular
Sidney invites little ghosts, goblins, and princesses to enjoy spooky displays throughout Downtown Sidney this Halloween season.
November 28 (On Hiatus)
Sidney Sparkles Christmas Parade
The Sidney Sparkles Christmas Parade runs through the centre of town along Beacon Avenue.
December 4 (On Hiatus)
Breakfast with Santa
Enjoy a delicious Pancake Breakfast with Santa. Breakfast is served by the Sidney Lion’s Club.
Each year on November 11th, the Town of Sidney comes together to honour and pay tribute to our Veterans.
Sidney by the Sea 8K/5K/Kids Run
The Sidney by the Sea 5k / 8k and Kids Run is an event for all ages and speeds.
May 9 – October 10
Sidney Street Market
Sidney Street Market at the Mary Winspear Centre, Every Sunday, from May 9 – October 10, 2021 at 11:00 am…
The Sidney Museum will be reopening with Connected Heritage: An art exhibit that explores the connections between Iceland and Canada. This exhibit is by Articulation Textile Group and presented in partnership with the Icelandic Canadian Club of BC. It will feature original pieces by six different Western Canadian Artists. Admission is limited. Subject to change […]
Last year’s campaign was incredibly successful providing gifts to over 300 families on the Saanich Peninsula. These gifts are distributed through the Sidney Lions Food Bank to families in need at Christmas time. The Peninsula Santa’s Helpers will be collecting new unwrapped toys for ages 6 months to 16 years, gift certificates and monetary donations. […]
Featuring over 200 crafters and artisans of Salt Spring, BC and Alberta Admission $5.00 for 3 day pass Wheelchair accessible and refreshments. Free parking Friday December 3rd 10am - 8pm Saturday December 4th 10am - 5pm Sunday December 5th 10am - 5pm The first Touch of Salt Spring Craft & Art Show originated […]
Last Chance ensures a wide selection of exceptional handcrafted items meeting the highest standards of the finer arts and crafts available on the West Coast of BC. Over 25 craft categories will be represented at both First & Last Chance 2021. Offering something for the art connoisseur in us all ~ from pottery, metal works, […]
A festive feast of Celtic and holiday favourites featuring Cookeilidh. From nostalgic, traditional carols, to whimsical, modern-day tunes of the season, this performance will leave you filled with the holiday spirit! As this is an "in-person" event, seating will be limited to allow for spacing between groups of attendees. Cookeilidh has been delighting audiences for […]
Safe-T-Peg presents Jingle Jam on December 18, 2021. The Christmas Connection Concert of 2021! Join us at the McTavish Academy of Art, where we have gathered six local BC Musicians to fuel your soul while you fill up on Domino's Pizza and buy that special Christmas gift at the Silent Auction! In keeping with the […]