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Celebration of Summer

July 22, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

We are excited to announce that Hornby Island’s annual Gala Dinner & Auction is back!

Under the new heading:  “Celebration of Summer”

And we do have alot to celebrate:

This event has not been held since 2019, and the Hornby Community Fund and Hornby Festival Society have joined hands to bring it back with some fanfare!

  • Gourmet dinner
  • Marc Atkinson & Friends performing
  • intriguing auction items:
    • Getaways – Food & Room at Middle Beach Lodge in Tofino, Old House Suites in Courtenay, Fairmont Chateau at Whistler, Barn Suite at Little Tribune Bay and Sea Breeze nights on Hornby Island,
    • Activities – Mt. Washington ski passes, Squamish Gondola day passes, Squamish Lilloet Cultural Centre, Butchart Gardens admissions, Sid Williams Theatre in Courtenay passes, McVittie’s True North Tug Tour off the shores of Hornby, Hornby Island Sailing Sunset Cruise, Golf & Lunch for 4 on Hornby, Full Circle Wellness Studio treatment (D’Arcy McMurray)
    • Art – Robert Bateman, Birgit Freybe Bateman, Pyx Sutherland, Wayne Ngan, and Janet Armstrong
    • Textiles – Scarf from Robert A Boutique/Courtenay
    • Household – Graham Jewellers/Courtenay Royal Dalton dishes and a Treasure Trove of Delights from Hornby Creative
    • Travel – BC Ferries passes, Gulf Island Seaplanes discounts
    • Foodies for Friends – Exclusive evening meals in private homes on the Island including with Restauranteur Ben Peterson and a Vicarious Jamaican celebration with Davine & Mike. Or plan your own Pizza Party by H.I. Bakery & Pizzeria,
    • Foodies for personal Fun – Cuckoo Trattoria gift certificate in Coombs, Rimrock Café certificate in Whistler, and an authentic Glen Hadden “Live off the Land” seafood basket,
    • And more!
  • surprise door prizes
  • an all-round good time

Tickets $175. (which includes a $100. tax receipt for the donation part of your ticket)

Purchases from the Hornby Festival – Box Office, or online at www.HornbyFest.com

Put a gang together – table reservations can be made for groups of 6.

Meet some new friends – open seating on the night of.


July 22, 2023
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Wardle/Cha residence
5045 Little Tribune Bay
Hornby Island, BC Canada
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