CALENDAR OF TOFINO EVENTS
- 4th Annual Capturing the CoastFeb 1, 2018 - Mar 2, 2018
The Capturing the Coast photo contest celebrates the natural world, the people, and the unknowns of Vancouver Island’s west coast. Photographs entered into the contest should inspire people to explore, adventure, and respect the natural world, and highlight the importance of stewardship and conservation across the region.
Submission Deadline: February 18, 2018
**NEW** Silent Auction open January 15 – February 28, 2018
Prints from prominent photographers will be displayed at select locations around Tofino, and online. The highest bidder for each photo will take home a beautiful framed and signed print!
Main Event: Friday, March 2, 2018 at the Clayoquot Community Theatre and Shelter Restaurant in Tofino, BC.
3:00pm – Matinee showing at the Clayoquot Community Theatre // $5 at the door, includes a voting ballot and one raffle ticket!
5:30pm – Clayoquot Community Theatre // $10 at the door, includes a voting ballot and one raffle ticket!
7:00pm – Clayoquot Community Theatre // $10 at the door, includes a voting ballot and one raffle ticket!
8:00pm – Shelter Restaurant // No cover, final showing, winners announced and raffle draw!
Show your support by voting for your favourite slideshow at the 5:30pm and 7:00pm showings at the Clayoquot Community Theatre!
Winners for the Single Photo contest and the Slideshow contest will be announced later in the evening at Shelter Restaurant.
Doors open at 8:00pm
Final showing will take place at 8:30pm.
We will also be hosting our annual Fundraiser Raffle at Shelter Restaurant! Enter for a chance to win great prize packs from local Vancouver Island businesses! All proceeds from Capturing the Coast Photo Contest directly support the Raincoast Field School for local youth.
- Meet Mark Hobson In His GalleryFeb 10, 2018 11:00 am - Feb 10, 2018 3:00 amLocation: Mark Hobson Gallery
Mark will be in the gallery painting at his easel this Family Day weekend. Come in to see him in action and get insight into how he creates his vivid and detailed artworks.
- Paint Nite at Jamie’s Rainforest InnFeb 17, 2018 7:00 am - Feb 17, 2018 12:00 pmLocation: Jamie's Rainforest Inn
We invite you to come and create art over cocktails at Jamie’s Rainforest Inn! Grab your friends and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and flexing your creative muscles. There’s no experience necessary and all supplies are provided, so you don’t have to worry about a thing (except having a great time!).
The event begins promptly at 7:00pm. Please allow extra time to find parking and get settled. If you’re coming with a group (yay, how fun!) make sure you arrive early to get seats together. If you’re planning to eat dinner before the event, please inform the host/hostess that you’re with Paint Nite® and check in with us to reserve your seats.
Use code “TeamGinjaLion” for 30% off the ticket price!
- Monday Night Movies - Thor: RagnarokFeb 26, 2018 7:30 am - Feb 26, 2018 12:00 pmLocation: Clayoquot Community Theatre
Monday Night Movies!
$8 per ticket at the door. Doors open at 7:30 pm.
Clayoquot Sound Community Theatre (on Campbell Street, across from the Village Green)
Director: Taika Waititi (What We Do in the Shadows; Hunt for the Wilderpeople)
SciFi/Com, 2017, US, 130 min, PG
No hammer. No problem.
Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.
92% on Rotten Tomatoes!
Monday Night Movies in Tofino is a weekly film series run by The Clayoquot Sound Community Theatre Association. One film each month is a social issue documentary, often with discussion afterwards. Doors open at 7:30 and shows begin at 8 pm every Monday. All proceeds from the door go to the CSCTA and are used to support the maintenance of, and programming in, the theatre. We hold two public performance licenses from Criterion Pictures in Vaughan, ON and Audio-Cine Films, Inc.in Montreal. There is also an All Organic Concession, serving Popcorn, Movie Bars & Tea.
Co-Sponsored by Caravan Beach Shop – Draw Prizes!
- ArtSplash 2018Mar 16, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018Location: Black Rock Oceanfront Resort
Showcasing the talents of West Coast Artists and Artisans!
The largest non-juried Annual Art Show on the West Coast, featuring Pacific Rim Art Society members from the West Coast to Alberta. Traditionally coinciding with the Pacific Rim Whale Festival. Vote for your favourite work of art. With so many styles and mediums to choose from it is harder than you think to pick a favourite. All artwork is for sale. Come out and support the arts community!
March 16 – March 25 / Black Rock Oceanfront Resort, Ucluelet, 11:00am – 7:00pm, daily.
Come and see what is new in the local art scene!
For more information visit www.pacificrimarts.ca