Grazing in the Gardens

Saturday June 3, 2017 1pm – 4pm SOLD OUT Tofino Botanical Gardens – 1084 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, BC Outdoor event – rain or shine No minors permitted The 15th Annual Grazing in the Gardens event welcomes a community of food and drink. The afternoon includes canapes by local chefs and island purveyors, paired with BC wines and island microbrews, … Read More


The west coast has a local community of food advocates who have formed a way to have access to Island sourced produce and meats. Bobby Lax, the Tofino Ucluelet Culinary Guild’s (TUCG) Community Food Coordinator is dedicated to providing quality products to local residents and chefs. He represents both the farmer and the consumer, working hard to accomplish the TUCG … Read More

Rebecca Wellman Photography

We have been blessed with the creative eyes of Victoria based photographer Rebecca Wellman, since the early days of the festival. Rebecca has been interested in art and photography for as long as she can remember. These days, she shoots mainly commercial photography, specializing in food, however, she has a long time love of portraiture. She is able to incorporate … Read More

Tofino EAT Buzz – March April 2014

Well that didn’t feel much like winter, but we’re happy to be welcoming spring to the far west coast. Along with the season, the grey whales are returning in abundance to local waters. That must mean it’s time for another Pacific Rim Whale Festival. Now in its 28th year, this festival is Tofino and Ucluelet’s kick-off to the season. The … Read More

Sunday Brunch

Sunday June 8, 2014 10am-3pm No tickets required! Just show up and enjoy! Schooner Restaurant, 331 Campbell St, Tofino BC Menu Blackstone Benny Breakfast Burgers Huevos Rancheros Classic Breakfast Call 250 725 3444 for more information. Note: The photo shows some of our popular dishes, we have an extensive menu with something for everyone on any budget.

Sunset BBQ

Saturday June 7, 2014 6pm-dusk $25.00 – includes food and one (1) beer The Schooner Restauran, 331 Campbell Street, Tofino BC The 7th Sunset BBQ brings festival goers amazing West Coast style BBQ burgers, seafood and craft beer. Join us on the patio at the Schooner Restaurant for a casual evening of music, BBQ and cheer under a beautiful west … Read More

Cocktail Show

Friday June 6, 2014 7pm $40 Schooner Restaurant – 331 Campbell St, Tofino, BC The Schooner’s annual showcase of cocktails made by both local and guest mixologists. Call 250 725 3444 for reservations.  

Tofino Barista Challenge

Saturday June 7, 2014 10am – 12pm Tofino Sea Kayaking & Espresso Bar – 320 Main Street, Tofino, BC Coffee houses are places of social interaction, resources on community news and events and places to enjoy a universally valued experience; good tasting coffee in an inviting setting. The café experience is well known to travelers and is associated with European … Read More