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…
Ballet Étoile Canada Presents The Storybook Nutcracker Saturday, November 27, 2021 at 2:00pm & 7:00pm Sunday, November 28, 2021 at 2:00pm Adults $25, Student/Senior $20, Child Under 12 $15 Ballet Étoile presents ‘The Storybook Nutcracker’, a unique production bringing the classic Nutcracker story to life with engaging narration, vibrant costumes, and the intimate setting of the Charlie […]
Try our Winter Holiday Scavenger Hunt! Find the images hidden around the Children’s Area to answer a seasonal riddle. Found them all? You can enter our PRIZE DRAW for a fabulous Family Hibernation Kit full of things to keep you cozy and entertained. The draw will be held on December 20th. https://virl.bc.ca/event/winter-holiday-scavenger-hunt/
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, […]
Sidney Concert Band: An Old Fashioned Christmas The Sidney Concert band is excited to invite you to their annual Christmas concert, An Old Fashioned Christmas on Monday December 13, at 7pm at the Shoal Centre in Sidney. Under the direction of Bruce Ham, the band will perform festive tunes to get you right into the […]
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 […]
The Sidney Museum is bringing back its always popular LEGO Brick Exhibition This annual favourite will showcase classic sets as well as new show stoppers. With themes ranging from fairy tale castles to 1960s pop culture icons, there's something for everyone at the Sidney Museum. We will once again be featuring our "Guess the Brick" […]
The Sidney Lions Club will be holding its Annual Tree Shredding event on January 8th and 9th from 10-3pm. Additionally, they will also be running a bottle drive on the 8th of January from 10-3pm The event is held at the overflow parking lot located on Ocean Ave, on the North Side of Iroquois Park. […]
Starting Wednesday February 9 until Valentines day February 14th We will have a wide variety of cut flowers, Roses, Flower arrangements, potted plants, plant arrangements, valentines cards, gifts, candles, locally nade Valentine ornaments, giftsbaskets and much mor. For orders or information send us a message or call 778-4261429. Free delivery on the peninsula. Open everyday […]
We are a group of fun-loving, friendly people who love an excuse to dance. We meet monthly at the bandshell in Sidney, BC, and just enjoy free dancing in the fresh air under the full moonlight (even if it's cloudy)!
Thank you for helping us keep Canada's Lifeline going in this time of immediate need for blood donors. We are at the Mary Winspear on February 28 from 12noon to 6pm. If you can't get an appointment on that date, we are back on March 28, also with an additional hour, starting at noon. To […]