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CALENDAR OF TOFINO EVENTS
- Pacific Rim Whale FestivalMarch 15 - 23
Every March, spring splashes into Canada with the Pacific Rim Whale Festival!
Join the fun on the shores of Vancouver Island's wild west coast, as we celebrate the arrival of upwards of 20,000 grey whales on their northbound migration from the Baja Peninsula to Alaska's Bering Strait and beyond.
Come experience the wonders and charm of the Annual Pacific Rim Whale Festival, with over 40 events taking place throughout the coastal towns of Tofino and Ucluelet and the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.
It's an all-out celebration of our coastal lives! It’s about grey whale and marine life education, inspirational talks and interpretive walks, children's fun for the small and culinary events for the tall, First Nations cultural workshops and more - come and experience a coastal tradition!
- Grey Whale MigrationMarch 01
Its the annual return of migrating Pacific grey whales to the coastal waters of the communities of Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. An estimated 20,000 grey whales make the journey each year from the Baja Peninsula’s breeding and calving lagoons in Mexico toward their summer feeding grounds in the Bering and Chukchi Seas near the Arctic. The migrating grey whales join resident grey whales, orcas, humpbacks and the occasional minke that can be seen in these Pacific Northwest waters any time of year off of the West Coast of Vancouver Island.
- 14th Annual West Coast Winter Music SeriesNovember 01, 2013 - March 31
It’s the 14th season for Winter Music in Tofino. The shows are bigger than ever and showcase a wide range of talent, from classical to jazz and roots. All concerts held at the Clayoquot Sound Theatre, starting at 7:30 pm. Subscriptions are on sale now for $90. Single tickets will be for sale the week before each concert at Mermaid Tales Bookshop. Or call 250.725.4455.
- Earth HourMarch 29 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
An hour to head out for a beach walk, pause and think about where we live, and your power to make change real. Participate with over 7,000 cities from 8:30 to 9:30 PM in this important pause for mankind.