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Herring Fest 2022

Join us for the 6th Annual HerringFest! Come celebrate the incredible natural wonder of the herring spawn with us! For updated schedules, tickets and more information please visit

West coast Boat Tours – Herring Fest 2022

SEA LIFE BOAT TRIPS MARCH 2-4 & 6-8 Our famous SEA LIFE BOAT TRIPS are back! Join CHI on the good ship Sun Corona and (new this year!) the restored tug La Fille (thanks to Drew and Deb McVittie) to view herds of sea lions, seabirds, spawning herring and possibly killer whales and humpback whales. […]

Art Show & Sale – Herring Fest 2022

ART SHOW AND SALE hosted by Hornby Arts The ART SHOW AND SALE will be a live + online hybrid this year. Artwork will be installed at the Community Hall for in-person contemplation from March 3-5. On March 6, the catalogue of works will be available online, with unsold pieces from the live show available […]

Online Events @ Herring Fest 2022

March 4: FRIDAY FILM NIGHT, 7-9 p.m. (via Zoom) Herring defence through storytelling – meet the storytellers Louise Brady: Sitka Tribe Herring Protectors film Yáa at wooné | Respect for All Things  Bob Turner: Dance of the Herring and Why is the Salish Sea So Rich with Life Sam Rose Phillips: CHI film We are the Herring  Evelyn Pinkerton: How can […]

HIES Lifelong Learning Sundays @ 2


Amazing Tomatoes Organic gardener, and Comox Valley Regional District Director, Arzeena Hamir is an avid gardener and advocate for food sustainability. Join Arzeena as she shares her tips on how to grow AMAZING tomatoes from seed. via Zoom Register: Suggested donation for each session is $6., or $30. for the winter program of six […]


What’s happening at the Cove?

Cottages, Camping, & Store Winter Hours:  Store open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily Local crafts corner in the store Service with a smile! Evening's Pizza (take out, phone 250-335-2169)

Visit the Coop

Hornby Island Coop 5875 Central Road, Hornby Island, B.C.

Among all the daily necessities find a wide selection of specialty items. Locally made soaps and organic beauty products.  Fresh ground, locally roasted organic coffee. Specialty cheeses and fresh made grab-and-go food in the deli. Regular Winter Hours: Mon-Sat: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm* Sun: 11 am – 3 pm *9:30 – 10 am reserved for […]

Explore the Island through Art

Explore the island through artist studios and boutique stores.
The boutique stores in the Ringside Market showcase local work, and throughout the year many Hornby artists welcome patrons to their home studios.


Big Jer the Fishmonger

Downtown Hornby at 4 corners - across from the Co-op Gas Bar Central Rd. @ St. Johns Point Rd., Hornby Island, BC

WESTCOAST, WILD CAUGHT THE BEST WEST COAST SEAFOOD, FROZEN AT SEA DOWNTOWN HORNBY, a.k.a. Four Corners ABOUT US Our Boats. Our Fish. From our fishermen direct to you. We are proud British Columbians striving to be the leader in sustainable fishing practices. Welcome from Big Jer the Fishmonger! We source and provide west coast, wild […]


Hornby Island Community Hall 4305 Central Road, Hornby Island, BC

Elysian Trio Flute - Viola - Harp Join Paul Hung, Sarah Kwok, and Joy Yeh as they perform a wonderful afternoon concert at the Community Hall. Advance tickets at the Gas Bar:  $25. Cost at the door:  $30.


HIES Lifelong Learning Sundays @ 2


NELP! Kate Patten and NELP:   Neuro Emotional Literacy Project Kathryn (Kate) E. Patten (B. Ed., M.A., Ph.D.) is an adjunct professor at SFU, and Outreach Coordinator for the ENGRAMMETRON, the educational neuroscience laboratory. Kate is the first editor and co-author of Educational Neuroscience: Initiatives and Emerging Issues. Her Ph.D. elucidates the neuroscience and neuropsychology of emotion […]


Spring Yoga with Rachel

Hornby Island Community Hall 4305 Central Road, Hornby Island, BC

Spring yoga classes every Tuesday and Thursday!


Blues Where Art Thou

Hornby Island Community Hall 4305 Central Road, Hornby Island, BC

Blues Where Art Thou? Art Show and Blues Camp Opening Reception To celebrate the beginning of the Blues Workshops, Hornby artists have responded with work for this year's “Blues Where Art Thou?” Come mingle and see work available for purchase. From 7:30PM, join us for live performances from Rick Fines, Roly Platt and Alec Fraser. Door […]


Hornby Blues Workshop 2022

Hornby Island Community Hall 4305 Central Road, Hornby Island, BC

They're back, with a great line-up of talent.  Watch for students classes, public acoustic and electric nights, and an art show.