Tofino Lantern Festival

The Tofino Lantern Festival draws both the young and old with an unbelievable variety of handmade lanterns, live music, dance performance, food vendors, and other entertainment!

This is a CAR FREE event! Please make use of the FREE shuttle from the Village Green to Tofino Botanical Gardens starting at 7PM. The last shuttle will leave the gardens at 11PM. See Tofino Bus website for details.

Please, no dogs at the Tofino Lantern Festival.

This is a drug & alcohol free event.

2019 Date | TBA
Time | TBA
Admission [CASH ONLY]

Tofino Winterlights

Presented by Tofino Botanical Gardens, the Annual Tofino Winterlights festival is a celebration of light and art that runs late November – early January, NIGHTLY from 5pm-9pm. Come be enchanted by the magical exhibits created by thousands of twinkling lights in one of the world’s great gardens. This is a family friendly event with live entertainment and children’s activities offered throughout the month, plus warm beverages & treats for purchase in the cozy Darwin’s Cafe.

Your Winterlights Pass is valid for the duration of the festival (non-transferrable), so you can experience the magic all month long!  Each evening you attend the festival, simply present your admission card for entry at Darwin’s Cafe.

2019/2020 Dates | TBA
Time | TBA
Admission | TBA

Events Calendar & Featured Musical Guests available at 

The perfect place to enjoy a magical night

The Tofino Food and Wine Festival is a weekend-long event that supports several non-profit organizations. 2019 marks the 17th year we are hosting the Grazing in the Gardens Event. Please visit their website for more information.

2019 Date: June 7-9
Admission: SOLD OUT

Grazing in the Gardens is hosted annually at the Tofino Botanical Gardens and showcases local culinary talent and British Columbia wines, craft ciders and beers.