Upcoming SDBA Events

  • Thu
    22
    Feb
    2018
    6:00 pmPebbles Restaurant

    The Sechelt Downtown Business Association is hosting its 22nd annual general meeting on Feb 22. Dinner will be provided.

    Our guest speaker will be Charles Gauthier.

    Charles is the CEO of the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Area. He has his Masters of Planning, and has been named as one of Vancouver's Top 40 Under 40. He will be speaking about the DVBIA's Re-Imagine Vancouver Project. Re-Imagine Downtown Vancouver is the only initiative that enables individuals to collaborate in creating a compelling vision of what the downtown Vancouver experience could become over the next 25 years.

    Tickets are $35 each, two for $60 or get a table for 8 people for $199. Tickets include buffet dinner, our guest speaker, and musical entertainment.

    There is no cost to attend our AGM without the dinner or the speaker.

    Tickets are available online. 

     

  • Sat
    05
    May
    2018
    Sun
    06
    May
    2018
    11am to 5pmDowntown Sechelt

     

    Come try the best that Sechelt has to offer. Numerous restaurants will be offering $5 specials to give you a taste of what they have to offer. Visit 3 or 4 restaurants, and you will get a full Sechelt meal. 

    Drop by our booth in front of the Bank of Montreal to enjoy some good music on both days. 
     

    Taste of Sechelt Menu

    Name Item Price
    Shift Kitchen & Tapas Bar Vegetarian or Beef Slider $5
    Trail Bay Café Any Medium Soup or Chilli $5
    Sima Sushi  California Roll and Miso Soup $5
    Saffron Restaurant  Pakoras $5
    Ty's Bistro Signature Stuffed Cabbage Roll
    Homemade Soup and Scone
    Variety of Fresh Mediterranean Style Naan Flatbread                                
    $5
    202 Restaurant Bean Soup or Caesar Salad $5
    Sechelt Fish Market Clam Chowder $5
    Tasters Taster of 1 of 50 Oils or Vinegars $5
    Coastal Crust Slice of Pizza and a Pop $5
    Basted Baker Choice of 3 Types of Sausage Rolls Including Veg. Roll $5
    Plethora Fine Foods Bresaola and Brie Bruschetta or Country Pâté   $5
    PKLS Cajun, Garlic or Regular Fries $5
    The Bakery Gluten Free Treat Sampler $5
    Galiano Market House-made Papa Sita Sausage in a Bun $5
    Daphne's Mediterranean Grill  Falafel Taster or Turkish Kebab  $5

    If you would like more information or would like to provide input to the event please contact us. 

    This event is supported by Coast Reporter, Sunshine Coast Credit Union, Trail Bay Centre, and Praxis. 

  • Sun
    01
    Jul
    2018
    10:30 amDowntown Sechelt

     

    Canada Day will be on Sunday July 1 2018.

    To sign up for Canada Day, please fill out the form, to volunteer, please use this form. We need community support to make this great event happen, so please register soon!

     

    Parade

    The parade will begin at 10:30 at the corner of Cowrie and Ocean. From there it will travel down Cowrie to Inlet. It turns on Inlet, and then travels up Dolphin St to finish at Dolphin and Trail.

    Cowrie Street

    Join the Sunshine Coast Lions Club for a Pancake Breakfast beginning at 8am. It will take place at the corner of Inlet and Cowrie St.

    Right after the parade we kick off Canada with the opening ceremonies and cake at our Performance Stage on Cowrie.

    The rest of the day until 5 pm will feature music, dance, food, and beer. We have Brickers, Gibsons Tapworks, 101 Brewhouse and Persephone serving up drinks while local restaurants are open for business.

    Hackett Park

    Hackett Park free family fun starts after the parade. There will be community booths, fun kids activites like bouncy castles, slides and climbing walls, and even classic cars on display. Come on down for a full day of fun with the kids.

    Any questions or concerns about Sechelt Canada Day may be directed to Matt McLean - 604-885-9611 or matt@secheltdowntown.com

    This event is organized by the District of Sechelt, The Sechelt Downtown Business Association, and the Sechelt Farmers & Artisans Market. It is funded by the District of Sechelt and Heritage Canada. 

     

  • Sat
    11
    Aug
    2018

    See http://coasterscarclub.com/sleepy-hollow/ for more information.

  • Thu
    16
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018

    See http://writersfestival.ca/ for more information.

  • Sat
    18
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018

    See http://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/hackett-park/ for more information. 

  • Sat
    29
    Sep
    2018
    Downtown Sechelt

    The 2018 Sechelt Oktoberfest will take place on Saturday Sept 29 2018.

    Come celebrate with our community and your whole family as we wind down summer. The Sechelt Oktoberfest Craft Beer Festival and Artwalk will be a chance to enjoy good bands, local beer and cider, and great Downtown Sechelt Food. 

    Saturday September 29, 2018
    12 noon to 5pm
    Cowrie Street from Trail to Wharf
    Downtown Sechelt

    Participating Craft Breweries:

    • Peresephone Brewing
    • Gibsons Tapworks
    • 101 Brewhouse and Distillery 
    • Brickers Cider
    • Strathcona Brewery
    • East Van Brewing
    • Four Winds Brewing
    • Mainstreet Beer
    • Foamer's Folly

    Try every beer with a 5oz taster or enjoy it with a full pint. Every person that is consuming alcohol will receive a 5oz novelty glass with event admission of $5. No tickets required. 

    Local businesses will holding side walk sales, we will have a bouncy castle and party ponies, and the Halfmoon Bay Apple Festival will be doing a display. Try one of our great local restaurants or cafes, and enjoy the day in Downtown Sechelt. Music Schedule: MAIN STAGE
    Billy Hill Pickers  12:00-1:45
    Knotty Dotters 1:45-3:15
    Zonolite   3:30-5:00

    Coast Fiddlers 12:30 and 1:30 at Pharmasave 

     

    FREE SHUTTLE Sponsored by VAKA Marketing: Schedule below

    2:15 - arrive at Oktoberfest

    2:30 - Depart North (40 mins)

    - Drop off at Mason Place, West Sechelt

    - Drop off at Halfmoon Bay Elementary 

    - Drop off at Halfmoon Bay Firehall 

    - return to Oktoberfest (via hwy)

    3:30 - Depart South (50 mins)

    - Drop off Wilson Creek IGA

    -  Drop off in the Heart of the Creek (General Store)

    - Drop off Sunnycrest Mall

     - return to Oktoberfest (via hwy)

    4:30  - Depart North (40 mins)

    - Drop off at Mason Place, West Sechelt

    - Drop off at Halfmoon Bay Elementary 

    - Drop off at Halfmoon Bay Firehall 

    - return to Oktoberfest  (via hwy)

    5:30  - Depart South (45 mins)

    - Drop off Wilson Creek IGA

    -  Drop off in the Heart of the Creek (General Store)

    - Drop off Sunnycrest Mall 

     - return to depot (via hwy), approx 6:15/6:30

  • Fri
    19
    Oct
    2018
    Sun
    21
    Oct
    2018

    See http://www.sunshinecoastartcrawl.ca/ for more information. 

  • Tue
    20
    Nov
    2018
    Mon
    31
    Dec
    2018
    10am - 5pmDowntown Sechelt

  • Sat
    01
    Dec
    2018
  • Mon
    03
    Dec
    2018
    6-8pmRockwood Centre Sechelt

    If you have volunteered in the community or wish to volunteer please join us for some treats! Sunshine Coast Resource Centre will also be providing information on a new volunteer training program. Please RSVP to sdba@dccnet.com