2016 Calendar of Events

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January

Shawnigan Shiver Swim

  • Friday, January 1st
  • Sponsor: Shawnigan Focus
  • Celebrate the New Year with a quick dip in the lake.
  • Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

February

Family Day

  • Monday, February 8th
  • Sponsor: Shawnigan Lake Museum
  • Bring your family out to play in Shawnigan's big backyard.
  • Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

March

Easter Event

  • Sunday, March 27th
  • Sponsor: Shawnigan Lake Community Association
  • Come celebrate the return of spring with the SLCA annual Easter Egg Hunt. Activities inside the community centre from 12:30-2:30. 
  • Directors from the SLBA will be there with our infamous Hockey Rink. Come by and say hi!
  • Contact: Marian at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

May

Mother's Day Picnic in the Park

  • Sunday, May 8th
  • 11am-1pm @ Shawnigan Hills Athletic Park
  • Sponsor: Hosted by shawnigan Lake Parks Commission and supported by the CVRD
  • Pack a picnic, bring a blanket and enjoy the day! 
  • Contact: Gaileen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

June

31st Annual WALTER HALL MEMORIAL FISHING DERBY

  • June 18th
  • Hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion - open to the public. Tickets are available at the Legion.
  • Contact: Virginia Bauder

Fishing Derby 2016 

July

Canada Day

  • Friday, July 1st
  • Sponsor: Shawnigan Lake Community Association
  • Celebrate Canada Day Shawnigan style! Pancake breakfast at the Legion - flag raising at Cairn Park - join the parade at 11:30 - fun and entertainment for all ages at Elsie Miles Park, starting at noon.
  • Contact: Marian at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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August

Shawnigan Lake Heritage Fair & Family Picnic

  • Sunday, August 14th (annually the second Sunday in August)
  • Elsie Miles Park
  • Free!
  • Celebrate Shawnigan's past with old-time relay races and games, sit for a family photo in yester-year fashions and enjoy the stock car display. Bring your stories from the good ol' days and revel in others'. Submit your memories of Mason's online at Shawnigan Lake Museum's Facebook page and bring your photos to the Memory Tent. Pack a picnic for the family or partake from the hot dog cart. Anyway you slice it, this event is the bee's knees.
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    September

    Scarecrow Trail

    • Date and time TBA
    • Sponsor: Village Chippery
    • Support a charity by voting for your favourite Shawnigan Scarecrow.
    • Contact: Patty at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    September 24th 

    There is a fundraiser at the Legion for the Cowichan Pipe Band 24 Oct Saturday at 2:30. They are trying to raise some money for uniforms. out and support this cause.. Tickets and donations will be also available on the Sept.24th.

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    October

    Special Rememberance Service

    October 22 @ 11am

    The Royal canadian Legion #134is hosting a special service on the 22 Oct at 11 am at the Cobble Hill Cenotaph. they are the only Legion in canada to be hosting this special service, to specially honour those Canadian service men and women who perished while serving on Canadian soil. There will be an open gathering at the Legion afterwards. 

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    Hallowe'en Event

    • Saturday, October 29th time TBA
    • Sponsor: Shawnigan Lake Community Association
    • Come out and have a spooktacular time.
    • Contact: Marian at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    December

    Christmas in the Village

    • Date and time TBA
    • Sponsor: Shawnigan Lake Business Association
    • Join us in Shawnigan Village to celebrate the start of the Christmas Season. Run into friends and neighbours, sip hot drinks, and be merry! Proceeds go to the local food bank.
    • Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

     

    SLBA

    The mission of the Shawnigan Lake Business Association is to increase the profile of Shawnigan Lake businesses and to support the community.
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    Contact

    Shawnigan Lake Business Association
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    P.O. Box 560
    Shawnigan Lake, BC
    V0R 2W0