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…
Will you save a life this fall? We are back in Sidney on Thanksgiving Monday, October 11 at the Mary Winspear Centre, from 1pm to 6pm. Appointments only at this time to ensure physical distancing. Book yours at blood.ca, by downloading our GiveBlood app, or by calling 1-888-2DONATE (1-888-236-6283). Thank you for helping us make […]
Your Community. Your Voice. Please join MLA Adam Olsen to discuss the issues and concerns in Saanich North and the Islands. This is a VIRTUAL meeting, so please REGISTER IN ADVANCE: www.Tinyurl.com/SAN-Community-Meeting, after which you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Community meetings are open to the public and completely […]
Be transported back to the age of peace, love and flower power. The Fab Fourever - Canada's Premiere Tribute to the Beatles is a musical production that will transport you back to a time when the music was the soundtrack to a generation. Music that transported four mop tops from a little club in Liverpool […]
The members of this group are local artists and will exhibit their art, both plein-air and studio work. Their unique view of the landscapes, seascapes and other depictions, involve a variety of media, styles and observations. Their work is a personal statement on how they see and capture the appeal of our local assets, whether […]
Join Heidi in her Alcohol Ink painting class. Magical alcohol ink has inherent properties to create stunning works of art without the ability to paint or dray! Previous experience is not necessary, just come ready to create your own unique and amazing work of art. Paintbrushes are not used, the ink is moved using a […]
The Sidney Concert Band invites you to their annual Salute to Our Veterans concert in honour of Remembrance Day under the direction of Bruce Ham. The concert will take place on November 7th at 2:00 pm at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney with all proper health protocols and regulations in place. For this year's concert […]
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. […]
From October 24 onward proof of second vaccine required for anyone over the age of 12, along with government issued ID for those 19+. Acoustic Christmas with George Canyon Sunday, November 21 & Monday, November 22 Warm your hearts this holiday season with an Acoustic Christmas with George Canyon. Featuring George’s personal Christmas favourites and […]
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 […]