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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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Gingerbread House Challenge

Panorama Recreation Centre 1885 Forest Park Drive, North Saanich

Gather with Family and Friends to Create a Gingerbread House Masterpiece! On display at Panorama Recreation Centre for the Month of December. Prizes for the best display by public vote! […]

$26 – $55

Christmas in Sidney

Downtown Sidney Downtown Sidney, Sidney, BC

✨ This holiday season, Sidney will be a twinkling wonderland as it welcomes the community to celebrate with an assortment of family-friendly activities! ⁠Enjoy enchanting decorative lights throughout the town, […]


Elf on the Shelf Scavenger Hunt

Downtown Sidney Downtown Sidney, Sidney, BC

Families are invited to explore downtown and find where these little scout elves have landed for a fun-filled holiday Scavenger hunt! Email us at with your scavenger hunt photos […]



ArtSea Gallery in Tulista Park 9565 Fifth Street, Sidney

Valerie Kuehne, Renate MacKenzie and Nancy Wall are offering up a heavenly feast for your eyes — beautiful and functional creations for your home and unique gifts for family and […]

Magic of Christmas at The Butchart Gardens

The Butchart Gardens 800 Benvenuto Avenue, Brentwood Bay

Bundle up and stroll through thousands of twinkling lights featuring the Twelve Days of Christmas display, sing along to the sounds of the season with Traditional Carollers & Festive Brass, […]

Admission to The Gardens is required

The Peninsula Singers Present: ‘The Spirit of Christmas!’

Mary Winspear Centre 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney

The Peninsula Singers Present: The Spirit of Christmas! 7:30 Friday Dec 1, 7:30 Saturday Dec 2 2pm Sunday Dec 3 Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney. For tickets call 250-656-0275 or go […]

$18 – $35

Sidney Elementary Holiday Market

Sidney Elementary School 2281 Henry Ave, Sidney

A holiday market with local vendors (including some of our own children!) to make the season shine.