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Events

Year-Round Fun

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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Randy Hansen’s Jimi Hendrix Experience

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia

Forty years after his death, Jimi Hendrix is still leaving an impact on the music world. The recent release of Valleys of Neptune -- a collection of previously unreleased studio recordings -- rocketed Jimi to #4 on the Billboard 200 Chart, making it the highest-charting album of his career. While the legend of this true […]

$50

Peninsula Country Market

Saanich Fairgrounds 1528 Stelly's Cross Road, saanichton, BC

Spend a leisurely Saturday morning shopping for fresh produce, handmade arts and crafts, home-baked goods, and more – all locally produced.

Remove Invasive Plants & Meet Community in Peter Grant Park, Sidney!

Peter Grant Park Greenglade Road, Sidney

We will be removing invasive English ivy from along Reay Creek in Peter Grant Park in Sidney, in preparation for tree planting later this month! NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! We will provide tools & training (& snacks!) All ages & abilities are welcome. This is a great activity to bring your family, meet some new people, […]

South Island Vinyl Show

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia

A variety of vendors gather together to sell vinyl records, CDs, cassettes and other related items. This is perfect for both collectors and music lovers!

$2

An Evening with Pierre Bensusan

St. Paul’s United Church – 2410 Malaview Road, Sidney St. Paul’s United Church 2410 Malaview Road, Sidney BC

“It’s Like The Guitar Has Been Given Free Reign To Play It’s Self!” French-Algerian acoustic guitar virtuoso, vocalist and composer Pierre Bensusan, surnamed “Mister DADGAD”, has taken his unique sound to all corners of the globe. Winner of the Independent Music Award for his triple live album "Encore", voted Best World Music Guitarist by Guitar […]

$36.75

Sidney Farmers Market

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia

Explore a variety of vendors of all types. You can find anything from local artisans to farmers & growers, or creative foods to clothing & accessories, and so many more!

VALDY with Special Guest Karel Roessingh

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia

Paul “Valdy” Horsdal has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop, country and folk music for over 40 years. Combining the art of storytelling and music, Valdy captures life’s most special moments with warmth and magic. Playing around 200 shows a year for four decades, performing live is still enjoyable to the longtime Salt […]

$29.40

Drumming Classes

North Saanich Middle School 10400 McDonald Park Road, North Saanich, BC

Develop basic hand drumming skills using a djembe, a beautiful sounding and versatile west African instrument. Participants will learn three basic hand strokes, drumming using both hands, and learn to master some African Percussion drumming music. Drums will be available to rent for $40 throughout the series. Every Sunday from September 11 - October 23 […]

$88

Sidney Blood Donation Event

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia

Thank you to the loyal donors of Sidney for keeping Canada's Lifeline going. We are back at the Mary Winspear Centre on Monday, September 12 from 12 noon to 6pm. Book your appointment at blood.ca, by downloading our GiveBlood app or by calling 1-888-2DONATE (1-888-236-6283). And if we miss you this time, we are back […]

Free

Wendy Duffield

ArtSea Gallery in Tulista Park 9565 Fifth Street, Sidney, British Columbia

Explore the Amazing Artwork of Wendy Duffield at the ArtSea Gallery in Tulista Park. This exhibit displaying Wendy's art will be open between September 16-22.

Live Music: Carl Lefebvre, Bill Hamilton, Burke Rosen, and Sue Black

Brentwood Bay Village Empourium 7103 W Saanich Rd, Brentwood Bay, BC

Join five Vancouver Island singer/musician/songwriters for an intimate evening of songs and stories. Spend a fun evening with your friends and family enjoying live music, food, and drinks! Admission to Live Music Fridays is by advance table reservation only.

$20

Peninsula Country Market

Saanich Fairgrounds 1528 Stelly's Cross Road, saanichton, BC

Spend a leisurely Saturday morning shopping for fresh produce, handmade arts and crafts, home-baked goods, and more – all locally produced.