spring studio sale

Wild Abandon Studio, 4586 Stratford Rd.

  • April 26 - 28, 2019 | 10:30am - 4:30pm
  • May 3 - 5, 2019 | 10:30am - 4:30pm

Come join us at our Spring Studio Sale ! Bring your loved ones or come solo and drift through our new designs in our cozy studio. This event is filled with new jewelry, a whole room dedicated to Luna + Tide (overstocked items), giveaways, delicious treats and lots of excellent company. All friends welcome !

gns holiday craft event

Pemberton Wood Campus, 801 Bank St.

Nov. 24, 2018 | 10am - 4pm                                                                                        

Community, friends and fun! This one-day event boasts crafts, art, photography, jewelry, pottery, baking and much more, all before the holiday season.

touch of salt spring

Sannich Fairgrounds, 1528 Stellys Cross Rd.

  • Nov. 30, 2018 | 10am - 8pm
  • Dec. 1 - 2, 2018 | 10am - 5pm                                                                            

Featuring over 230 crafters and artisans of Salt Spring, BC and Alberta, this is the largest attended arts and crafts show on Vancouver Island, with plenty of unique and thoughtful gifts for the holiday season.



bastion square market 

April 7 - End of Sept | Every Sunday 11am to 4pm – Bastion Square

Artisans and musicians showcase in this open air marketplace. Bastion Square is perpendicular to Government Street across from The Bay Centre. We will be showing every week until mid-September, weather permitting.

inner harbour night market

Mid June - Mid Sept | Every Friday & Saturday 6:30pm to 10pm – Victoria Inner Harbour

We are located on the right-hand side at the entrance. The Pier on the lower causeway of Victoria's Inner Harbour (just past Milestones' lower patio) comes alive with lights, local artists and designers, food and music in the summer every Friday and Saturday evening. At this market, we have a larger space, allowing us to showcase more pieces. In addition, there are several exciting Special Event Weekends you won't want to miss.

sidney street market

Mid May - End of Aug | Every Thursday 5:30pm to 8:30pm – Beacon Ave and Third St

We are located on the corner of Beacon Avenue and Third Street, in front of the Bank of Montreal and across from the Royal Bank. Beacon closes to traffic for five blocks in the summer every Thursday evening. You will find local produce, designers, artists, food vendors and lots of live music.

swartz bay BC ferries terminal marketplace

Mid May - Beg of Sept | Every Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm | Every Saturday 8am to 1pm | Every Sunday 8:30am to 5pm Sunday – Swartz Bay Ferry

We are located on your left as you enter the terminal Cafe, beside the popcorn booth and sunglasses booth in the lower marketplace. We are Shoreside. The Swartz Bay marketplace offers up a variety of local, gourmet and speciality creations. We'll be there with new pieces and fresh designs in Wild Abandon style 7 days a week.

special events


mother's day paint in

Sunday May 12, 2019 | 10am-4pm – Royal Roads University

Celebrate Mother’s Day at Royal Roads University’s annual free outdoor festival of artists and artisans, entertainers and vendors. Admission and parking is free.

victoria highland games

May 18 & 19, 2019 | 8am - 7pm – Topaz Park
May 20, 2019 | 8am - 5pm – Topaz Park

The Victoria Day holiday weekend in Victoria is a great time to visit this spectacular city and the Games are one of the premier events to attend. Hope to see you there.

car free day YYJ

Sunday June 16, 2019 | 11am - 6pm – Douglas Street

Car Free YYJ will take over Douglas Street for the city's annual community celebration with vendors, music, and much more. Grab the entire family and enjoy Father’s Day on Douglas for this free event.

gorge canada day picnic

July 1 - 8:30am - 4pm – Gorge Waterway

Fun for the whole family, including the Canada Day Family Parade, Show and Shine car show, Pancake Breakfast, Gorge on Art and so much more. Looking forward to another great year.

saanich fair

Sept 2 - 4 | 10am - 10pm every day – Saanich Fairgrounds

The Saanich Fair, a Labour Day tradition, marks another summer’s end with a three-day weekend fling filled with food, more than 5,000 exhibits, midway rides and, of course, lots of animals, from Saturday to Monday.

harbour days

Swiftsure International Yacht Race- May 26th - 28th

  • Friday & Saturday – 5pm - 10:30pm
  • Sunday – 10:30am - 5pm

Canada Day - June 23 - July 2

  • June 23 – 9am - 10:30pm
  • June 24th - July 1 – 10:30am - 10:30pm
  • July 2 – 10:30am - 5pm

Busker Festival- July 14, 15 & 16

  • Friday & Saturday –10:30am - 10:30pm
  • Sunday – 10:30am - 9:30pm

BC Long Weekend- August 4 - 7

  • Friday – 4pm - 10:30pm
  • Saturday –10:30am - 10:30pm
  • Sunday – 10:30am - 11pm
  • Monday – 10:30am - 5pm

Summer Splash Market- August 11 - 13

  • Friday – 4pm - 10:30pm
  • Saturday –10:30am - 10:30pm
  • Sunday –10:30am - 5pm

Labour Day Long Weekend- September 1 - 4

  • Friday – 4pm -10:30pm
  • Saturday – 10:30am - 10:30pm
  • Sunday – 10:30am - 10:30pm
  • Monday – 10:30am - 5pm