Tofino BC Events

From surf events and annual celebrations, to food festivals and live music, Tofino’s event schedule is ever-changing and fun. Simply use the filter box below to choose your interests and plan your visit!

Beach Yoga

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:30

Beach Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Mackenzie Beach

Please park on Hellesen Drive by Ocean Village Resort.

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Monday Night Movies

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 20:00 to 22:00

Grindhouse, Part II: Death Proof

Director:  Quentin Tarantino      Act/Com/Hor, 2007, US, 114 min, 18A

Clayoquot Sound Community Theatre (on Campbell Street, across from the Village Green)

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Bears, Wolves, Cougars

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 20:00 to 21:00

Discover what happens when bears, wolves and cougars try to share this place with the people that live and visit here.

Location: Green Point Theatre

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SUP Yoga

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 09:30 to 10:45

SUP Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Thursdays 10:30-11:45am

Meet at Tofino Paddle Surf, located at the Best Western Tin Wis Resort

Mackenzie Beach

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

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Shoreline Explore

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 11:00 to 12:30

A guided tour of the fascinating world that exists where land meets sea, in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.
Meet at the Kwisitis Visitor Centre Deck.
Free! Please no pets or unaccompanied children.

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Main St. Block Party!

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 16:00 to 19:00

CELEBRATING the beginning of summer and the completion of Main St. Phase 2!

Between Second St. and Main St., FREE event!

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The Tri-Conic Challenge

Friday June 30th to Monday July 3rd, 2017

Run the Train. Bike the Boat. Swim the Plane. Or, do all three in Port Alberni, Canada Day Long Weekend 2017 (June 30 - July 3)!

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Rainforest Guided Walk

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:30

Discover the beauty and mystery of the old growth rainforest, in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. Meet at the Schooner Cove Parking Lot. Free guided walk! Please no pets or unaccompanied children.

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July 1st Canada Day Celebrations in Tofino

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (All day)
Celebrate Canada Day in Tofino!
  • Skate competition, registration starts at 11am, competition 12-7pm
  • Tofino market: 10am-2pm
  • Beer garden: 4-9pm
  • Silent auction: 12-2pm
  • Kids crafts
  • Martial arts demonstration 
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Pacific Rim Summer Festival

Saturday 1st to Sunday 9th July, 2017

The Pacific Rim Arts Society is gearing up with an amazing line-up of performing and visual arts for this year's Summer Festival!

Held in Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, there is an event for everyone!

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Beach Yoga

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:30

Beach Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Mackenzie Beach

Please park on Hellesen Drive by Ocean Village Resort.

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Meet Mark Hobson In His Gallery

Saturday 1st to Monday 3rd July, 2017

Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel! Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks. 

Time: 11am-3pm
Location: 366 Campbell Street, Tofino

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Kids Yoga & Art Camp

Tuesday 4th to Friday 7th July, 2017

Yoga & Art Kids Summer Camp

Presented by Tofino Yoga & Tofino Parks & Rec

Located at the Tofino Botanical Gardens " Kids Barn", by the goat pen!

$79

250-266-2224

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Clayoquot 2.0

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 20:00 to 21:00

“My husband, 13-year old daughter & I attended Clayoquot Action’s free presentation in Tofino.

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Tofino Ambassador Program - Nuu-chah-nulth Landscape

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 09:00 to 12:00

Small Town, Big Picture is a suggested prerequisite for this course. This three-hour session, taught by Gisele Martin, is an introduction to Nuu-chah-nulth homelands, culture, and language. Learn about local history, cross cultural understanding, Nuu-chah-nulth language, and cultural world view.

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Beeswax Crafting Workshop

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

Explore the versatility of beeswax with local artists and shop owner, Erin McGillivray. In this all ages workshop we will be making beeswax bowls, candles, and reusable wax cling wrap.

Location: Ultramarine Art Supply

Time: 6-8pm

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Friday, July 7, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Beach Yoga

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:30

Beach Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Mackenzie Beach

Please park on Hellesen Drive by Ocean Village Resort.

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Tofino Saltwater Classic

Friday 14th to Sunday 16th July, 2017

In its eighth year, the Tofino Saltwater Classic fishing derby was created by the National Hockey League's Brendan Morrison as a fundraiser for Tofino community initiatives. Over $250,000 CAD has been raised thus far!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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SUP Touring 1 Course (Paddle Canada Cert.) - July 15/16

Saturday 15th to Sunday 16th July, 2017

SUP TOURING AND NAVIGATION COURSE IN TOFINO

This Paddle Canada skills course will focus on navigation and coastal touring skills while exploring remote areas of Clayoquot sound. A great way to expand your coastal paddleboarding experience. 

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Beach Yoga

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:30

Beach Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Mackenzie Beach

Please park on Hellesen Drive by Ocean Village Resort.

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Zine Making Workshop

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

Zine making is an excellent tool for creatives to self-publish work. Taught by local artist Stephanie Patsula, learn techniques to create your own zine and about the cultural phenomenon of zine trading.

Location: Ultramarine Art Supply

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Beach Yoga

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:30

Beach Yoga

Presented by Tofino Yoga

Mackenzie Beach

Please park on Hellesen Drive by Ocean Village Resort.

June reservations are mandatory: info@tofinoyoga.com

Full Details »

Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 13:00 to 16:00

Green waves and summer days! Join Surfrider for a beach clean up on July 23rd, 1pm - 4pm, at Mackenzie Beach! See you there.

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

Full Details »

Beeswax Crafting Workshop

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00

Explore the versatility of beeswax with local artists and shop owner, Erin McGillivray. In this all ages workshop we will be making beeswax bowls, candles, and reusable wax cling wrap.

Location: Ultramarine Art Supply

Time: 6-8pm

Full Details »

Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Friday, July 28, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

Full Details »

Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

Full Details »

Tofino Public Market

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Kid's Drop-in Art Classes

Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

Begin your day exploring creativity and learning with your child! Open to all ages - parents and children attend the class together. We will be teaching a rotation of collage, weaving, painting, sculpture, drawing, inspired by the moment!

Full Details »

Tofino Public Market

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Meet Mark Hobson In His Gallery

Saturday 5th to Monday 7th August, 2017

Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel! Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks. 

Time: 11am-3pm
Location: 366 Campbell Street, Tofino

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 10:00 to 13:00

Go with the Flo! Join us for a Surfrider Beach Clean Up on August 12th, 10am - 1pm, at Florencia Beach in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Tofino Lantern Festival

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 19:30 to 22:30

The Tofino Lantern Festival is a signature community event, drawing a following with an unbelievable variety of handmade lanterns.

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Otalith Music Festival

Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th August, 2017

The most intimate music festival in the world!  

Enjoy international acts in the heart of a costal rainforest while raising money for local and regional non-profit organizations.

Exclusive All Access Tickets on sale February 9th, 2017. 

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Meet Mark Hobson In His Gallery

Saturday 2nd to Monday 4th September, 2017

Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel! Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks. 

Time: 11am-3pm
Location: 366 Campbell Street, Tofino

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Carving On The Edge Festival

Thursday 7th to Wednesday 13th September, 2017

Carving on the Edge Festival is a celebration of the West Coast carver, showcasing traditional and contemporary west coast wood carving with a full calendar of exhibits, storytelling, family programs, demonstrations and a variety of hands-on workshops.

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Surf's Up for Autism

Saturday 9th to Sunday 10th September, 2017

The 6th annual Surf's Up for Autism is a free two-day surf camp for pre-registered families and children, between the ages of 5 and 17, living with autism.  

This is a non-profit event providing opportunities for families living with autism to surf in an inclusive environment.

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 13:00 to 16:00

To celebrate Salmon Festival, Surfrider is hosting a beach clean up on Sunday, September 17th, 1pm - 4pm, at Long Beach in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve!

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Cultural Heritage Festival

Saturday 23rd to Saturday 30th September, 2017

The Cultural Heritage Festival returns to Tofino, Ucluelet and the West Coast Region! It's about art and West Coast life as one. Join the Pacific Rim Arts Society in exploring art forms that represent the diversity in the cultural heritage of the west coast.

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West Coast Weird-Off

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 09:00 to 13:30

Back by popular demand! The West Coast Weird-Off takes a second crack at keeping it weird.

 We're calling for a fun day on the beach.  

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Queen of the Peak

Queen of the Peak

Friday September 29th to Sunday October 1st, 2017

Queen of the Peak is an annual all women's surf championship, created by Surf Sister and Shelter Restaurant in 2010.

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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ParticipACTION 150 Play List

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 14:00 to 18:00

The ParticipACTION 150 Play List is an initiative to get Canadians to sit less and move more! The tour will be travelling across Canada visiting various communities, inviting them to try various physical activities.

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

Put it on your radar! Surfrider is hosting a beach clean up on Saturday, October 7th, 10am - 2pm, at Radar Point!

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Tofino Public Market

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00

10 am - 2 pm
Tofino Village Green

Artisan wares and upcycled creations, fresh local food and beverages, plus live entertainment for the whole family!

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Meet Mark Hobson In His Gallery

Saturday 7th to Monday 9th October, 2017

Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel! Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks. 

Time: 11am-3pm
Location: 366 Campbell Street, Tofino

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Tofino Surf Weekend

Friday 13th to Sunday 15th October, 2017

Tofino Paddle Surf and Catherine Bruhwiler continue to work with Paddle Canada Instructors Norm Hann and Mike Darbyshire offering these awesome Tofino Coastal Surf Weekends on Tofino's spectacular beaches.

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Meet Mark Hobson In His Gallery

Saturday 11th to Monday 13th November, 2017

Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel! Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks. 

Time: 11am-3pm
Location: 366 Campbell Street, Tofino

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21st annual Clayoquot Oyster Festival

Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th November, 2017

Keeping Tofino’s population growing since 1997, the Clayoquot Oyster Festival celebrates Tofino’s favourite bivalve.  It is held annually on the 3rd week of November, coinciding with the beginning of the area’s oyster harvest as this is when oysters are at their plumpest.

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00 to 13:00

It's Clayoquot Oyster Festival time! Join us in a Surfrider Beach Clean Up at Schooner Cove in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, November 18th, 10am - 1pm.

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Surfrider Beach Clean Up

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

Before you Jingle into Xmas, in true Tofino-style, join us in a Surfrider Beach Clean Up at the Crab Dock, Friday, December 1st from 2pm - 4pm!

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