Tahsis is a friendly, community-oriented village. We invite residents and visitors to join us for all of our annual events!
January - Polar Bear Swim
On January 1st, the Polar Bear Swim is held at the public boat launch at 12 noon. Adults and children are welcome to participate, and free hot dogs and hot chocolate are provided after.
April - Easter Festivities
The Tahsis Recreation Centre hosts Easter festivities for children and families. The Easter Bunny even comes for a visit!
Held at the beginning of spring, this is an opportunity for local artisans to display and sell their work and for community groups to fundraise.
July - Canada Day
Celebrations are held on July 1st at the Info Centre & Museum at 12 noon. The family-oriented festivities include games for children, free hot dogs, adult trivia contest, Canada birthday cake, & music by local talents. .
July - Tahsis Days
Tahsis Days is normally held annually on the third weekend in July and is a family-oriented weekend with plenty of festivities for the whole community. Parade, ducky race, Jell-o eating contest, raft race, scavenger hunts, & much more!
More on the recent Tahsis Days Events: http://tahsisliving.blogspot.com/
August - Tahsis Salmon Enhancement Days Fishing Derby
The Salmon Enhancement Days Fishing Derby is held annually near the end of August. There are thousands of dollars in prizes, and all net proceeds go to the Salmon Enhancement Society. Contact West View Marina to participate.
August - Annual Community Salmon & Corn Roast
Local volunteers coordinate the annual Tahsis Salmon and Corn Roast the last weekend in August. This is a free community event and a great opportunity to socialize and enjoy delicious, fresh West Coast salmon and corn on the cob with the whole family.
October - Halloween Fireworks Display
Hot dogs & hot chocolate for sale by the Tahsis Lions Club plus a pumpkin carving contest and costume judging for kids all take place at the Tahsis Rec Centre. Warm up by the bonfire while you watch a fireworks display put on by the Village of Tahsis.
November- Remembrance Day
On November 11th at 11:00am memorial wreaths are laid at the Cenotaph.
November/December - Christmas Craft Bazaar
The Christmas Craft Bazaar held at the end of November in the Captain Meares School gym is a popular community event for local artists, with craft displays, fundraising bake tables for local organizations, and food concessions.
December - Christmas Tree Lighting
Watch our community Christmas tree light up! Held across from the Heliport during the first week in December, join in singing Christmas carols, enjoy a hot dog, hot chocolate, and stay warm by the bonfire.
December - Annual Christmas Concert
Captain Meares School performs the Christmas Concert in the school gymnasium in mid-December.
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