April Point Resort & Spa and Quadra Island hold a number of annual events every year. Here's a summary of what's scheduled for 2016.
May- Sept - Music at the Point
Every Tuesday, April Point Resort & Spa features live performances by talented local musicians. Enjoy a delicious oceanside meal as you listen some amazing musical performances.
May- Sept - Fresh Shucked Oysters
Every Thursday, Join us for fresh shucked oysters. Oysters are prepared to order right in our dining room, courtesy of local oyster farmers.
May 13st - 15th - Chinook Spring Derby
Get a jump on spring this year with the Chinook Spring Derby. Everyone who catches a salmon at April Point Resort & Spa during this time has a chance to win some awesome prizes.
May 28th - Quadra Island May Day
May Day is Quadra's oldest community celebration dating back to 1898. It is a non-commercial family event that takes place at Rebecca Spit. It is a vibrant and entertaining expression of the cooperation and diversity of the Quadra Island community. It includes a parade with prizes for best costumes, a May Court, a variety of races, tug-of-war, a grease pole, a driftwood fort building competition, face paint, belly dancing, box lunch auction and more!
May 2016 – Painters at Painter’s Celebration of Art
Our annual celebration of local artists with many of British Columbia’s finest artists in attendance. Watch the masters at work, attend lectures, demonstrations, workshops and panel discussions, and view an impressive collection of art in our exhibits. Weekend and day passes are available.
June 17 - 19 - Father's Day Derby
June TBA - Quadra Island Studio Tour
Artists and craftspeople are preparing their studios for this very popular annual event. Several artists also show their work at the Quadra Community Centre where a group exhibition will be staged.
June 23rd to 27th – Painter’s Lodge Women’s Salmon Fishing Derby
The annual Women’s Derby at Painter’s Lodge is attended by women from across North America, competing for prizes and participating in numerous exciting events.
July 1 - 3 - Canada Day Family Derby
Celebrate the birth or our nation with this family Derby. Awesome prizes are awarded to children (up to 18yrs) and adults too!
July 15th to September 15th – Traditional Tyee Pool Salmon Fishing
Try your hand at traditional rowboat angling at April Point Resort & Spa and see if you can become a member of the prestigious Tyee Club of British Columbia.
September TBA – Quadra Island Fall Fair
This Fair showcases the breadth of diverse talents this island is home to. Exhibits, animals, entertainment, games, food, demonstrations and friendly competitions designed to inform, entertain, delight, encourage and inspire.
For more information about any of these events call 1-800-663-7090.
Please note, the events listed above are subject to change or cancellation.