Festival

Johnny Cash, June Carter and others pictured on a page from “Memories From the Mountain,” a new book that documents the history of Merritt Mountain Music Festival in photographs by Surrey’s Dee Lippingwell. (Photos: Dee Lippingwell)

Merritt country music festival’s ‘crazy-ass scene’ recalled in photographer’s new book

Campground C party zone and more remembered in Dee Lippingwell’s third book

 

The Pacific Rim Whale Festival is breaching for a COVID-safe return in March. (Poster photo by Owen Crosby)

Pacific Rim Whale Festival aims for virtual return in March

Educational celebration scheduled to arrive in Tofino-Ucluelet on March 15.

 

Gracie Dawson, Auley Feaver and Lisa Evans proudly carried their creations through the Tofino Botanical Gardens during the 18th annual Tofino Lantern Festival in 2018. (Photo - Andrew Bailey)

Hundreds of lanterns rehomed as Tofino Lantern Festival in flux

A museum of West Coast creativity has been disassembled.

 

COVID-19 concerns have forced Ucluelet to cancel its three-day Ukee Days festival this summer, along with the event’s popular Baby Crawling Contest. (Westerly file photo)

Ucluelet officially cancels Ukee Days festival

“We’ve been dragging our feet on this decision for a while,” said Ucluelet mayor Mayco Noel.

COVID-19 concerns have forced Ucluelet to cancel its three-day Ukee Days festival this summer, along with the event’s popular Baby Crawling Contest. (Westerly file photo)
Ukee girl Lily Gray rocks a hoola-hoop as local band Ballistic Pig plays their 11th and final Ukee Days performance on the Main Stage last year. (Andrew Bailey Photo)

West Coast excited to celebrate UKEE DAYS!

“We’ve received really good support from the community.”

  • Jul 25, 2019
Ukee girl Lily Gray rocks a hoola-hoop as local band Ballistic Pig plays their 11th and final Ukee Days performance on the Main Stage last year. (Andrew Bailey Photo)
The popular Ukee Days NAIL! SAIL! BAIL! race will delight festivalers this Sunday (Photo - Andrew Bailey)

VIDEO: Ucluelet’s Ukee Days festival arrives this weekend

“Nothing compares to Ukee Days as a way to see all your Ukee friends.”

The popular Ukee Days NAIL! SAIL! BAIL! race will delight festivalers this Sunday (Photo - Andrew Bailey)