Vancouver & Sea to Sky / Sunshine Coast

Like any season from ski season, golf season, baseball, football…any of them, any aficionado gets itchy feet as the season comes closer.

Powell River Film Festival

Is a slightly off-the-beaten-path destination the best place to hold a film festival?

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Powell River
Province: British Columbia

The Powell River Film Festival is a celebration of visual arts and cinema, screening multi-genre films from around the world hosted at the historic Patricia Theatre in Powell River on Feb 8-17th.

“This area is about boats, entirely about boats,” said Mark Brezer of SloCat Tours after he picked my mother and I up from John Henry’s Resort & Marina.

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Pender Harbour
Province: British Columbia

Enjoy beautiful scenery while strolling the picturesque town of Pender Harbour during the holiday season.

A bucolic coastal landscape, where leaves turn the colour of sea kelp and the tide’s emerald sheen reflects the bright boughs of rugged conifers.

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Sechelt
Province: British Columbia

The Sunshine Coast's leading edge arts festival will be presented this year from October 11 to 21, 2018 with a special event being planned October 5&6. The multi-disciplinary Festival features visual...

Texada

Texada is one of Canada’s largest islands. Ever heard of it? If not, you should because it rocks.

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Texada Island
Province: British Columbia

Texada Island is rich in history, from First Nations to Spanish exploration and ore mining. But in the last few years, the island has also become rich in roots and blues music. Impressively, the...