COWICHAN FALL FESTIVAL & FUN RUN
Saturday, October 28, 2023
Fun run - starts at 10:45
Children's Activities, Market, Beer Garden and more from 11am-3pm
Get ready for an unforgettable day filled with laughter, delicious treats, a charity race, and so much more. Come celebrate fall - rain or shine!
2K & 5K FUN RUN
Lace up your running shoes and join us for a fun run like no other! This event is all about raising money for the Harvest House, you pick your race length and pace. Walk Run Jog, push, whatever you want. All ages and abilities are welcome. Sponsor a group, and complete the race to earn a goody bag and a $10 town-wide gift card. Let's run for a cause and support Harvest House where 100% of proceeds and raised funds go to the charity to help them raise funds just in time for holiday food hampers.
BEER GARDEN (19+)
Sip and socialize at the Riot Brewing Beer Garden. Experience the rich, flavorful brews of Riot Brewing as you soak in the autumn atmosphere. It's the perfect spot for adults to relax and enjoy some quality time with friends.
Indulge your taste buds at Maple Lane Canteen on the Green and a variety of other mouthwatering food vendors. From warm, comforting delights to delectable treats, your cravings will be satisfied. Don't forget to explore the town's restaurants, offering delicious specials that will tantalize your senses.
LIVE MUSIC - ALL DAY
Prepare to be rocked by the Doctors of Rock and Roll, who will be taking the stage at the upper park across from the Visitor Centre. Their electrifying tunes will have you dancing and grooving, filling the square with an infectious energy that'll keep you moving all day long.
Shop our outdoor vendors and discover hidden treasures at our bustling market, filled with local businesses eager to showcase their products.
Spot gift cards that can be used at various establishments around town, making it a perfect opportunity to explore Cowichan.
Little ones will have a blast in the KidZone, with exciting bounce activities for those under 12 years.
TRICK OR TREAT
Get into the Halloween spirit with a fantastic trick-or-treat experience. Gather your little goblins and enjoy a safe and fun-filled candy hunt from business to business. Just pop inside, say hello/trick or treat, and get safe candy from our businesses throughout town.
MUSEUM HALLOWEEN HAUNTING (ALL AGES)
For those seeking spine-tingling adventures, the Museum Halloween Haunting is a must-visit. Join us for a hauntingly good time suitable for all ages.
And that's just the beginning! Cowichan Fall Fest promises endless excitement and entertainment for the entire family. Mark your calendars, bring your friends and family, and make this fall festival an unforgettable experience.
See you there!
WEEKLY WEDNESDAY MARKET
Market will return May 22, 2024
See you next year.
GIANT STREET MARKET
Returning July 13, 2024
You won't want to miss this GIANT annual event! Held on the second Saturday of July, downtown Chemainus' Willow Street is packed with approximately 150 vendors and food trucks from near and far.
Board of Directors Meetings
Our Board is full of passionate, dedicated members of our community looking to advocate for local businesses and foster growth and development as a team. Monthly meetings and a commitment to planning and hosting Chamber events is required. Contact Melody Smythies by email or at (250) 737-3370 to find out more.