Lana McQueen: Capturing the Moment

Imagine That! 251 Craig Street, Duncan, BC

As an amateur photographer, my motivation lies in capturing “our amazing home.”

Jennifer Lawson: Watercolours

Imagine That! 251 Craig Street, Duncan, BC

Jennifer Lawson is a Cowichan Valley ‘plein air’ painter, absorbed in natural wonders.

Art Show: Shapes and Colours

Ladysmith Gallery 32 High Street, Ladysmith

A collection of works by Vancouver Island and Gulf Island artists that is inspired by the monthly theme of shapes and colours.

Free

Tower of Song: A Creative Tribute to Leonard Cohen

Chemainus Theatre Festival 9737 Chemainus Road, Chemainus, BC

Tower of Song began as a one-off tribute night for a packed house at Vancouver’s The Media Club in 2011, and has since grown into an actively touring folk duo.

$85

Cowichan Valley Bluegrass Festival

Laketown Ranch 8811 Youbou Rd #648, Lake Cowichan, BC, Canada

Live performances, music workshops, acoustic jam sessions, and a night of square dancing – the Cowichan Valley Bluegrass Festival is a family-friendly festival showcasing the best bluegrass and old-time music.

$30 – $160

The French Violin

St. Michael and All Angels Church 2858 Mill Street, Chemainus

Artists: Victor Fournelle-Blain, violin; and Jean Sébastien Levesque, piano

$10 – $25

Duncan Farmers’ Market Night Market

Duncan Farmers’ Market 200 Craig Street, Duncan, BC

Join us for an enchanting evening under the stars at the Duncan Farmers’ Market Night Market!

Free

VIVID Collective Art Show

Ladysmith Gallery 32 High Street, Ladysmith

Experience the Vibrancy of Art at the Vivid Show!

Free

Reel Alternatives: One Life

Cowichan Performing Arts Centre 2687 James Street, Duncan, BC

The story of Sir Nicholas ‘Nicky’ Winton, a young London broker who, in the months leading up to World War II, rescued 669 predominantly Jewish children from the Nazis.

$17

The Met Opera: MADAMA BUTTERFLY

Cowichan Performing Arts Centre 2687 James Street, Duncan, BC

Spend your Tuesday mornings enjoying award-winning performances from the Metropolitan Opera, broadcast in HD from New York City.

$32 – $36

Laketown Shakedown 2024

Laketown Ranch 8811 Youbou Rd #648, Lake Cowichan, BC, Canada

This three-day, multi-genre, all ages music festival takes place on the largest permanent outdoor amphitheatre in western Canada, in one of the most beautiful festival ground settings in the world, Laketown Ranch.

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Stay with us

Whether you are looking for cozy, quaint or quirky – Cowichan has the perfect place to lay your head. Gather in the warm embrace of home comforts and rural life.

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Eat with us

A mild, Mediterranean-like climate and an abundance of fertile land are just two of the factors that have helped Cowichan become what renowned foodie James Barber referred to as “Canada’s Provence”.

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