Cultural Heritage Festival 2017

September 22, 2017 to September 30, 2017





Sep 22

Cougar Annie Play

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Venue: Clayoquot Sound Community Theatre Cost: $20

Opening night of Frank Harper’s ‘Cougar Annie’ directed by Carlo Marks. With a reception after the performance with director and cast including Bubbly and other goodies. Tickets will be available in ADVANCE for this performance at a special price of $20/pp. Available at Common Loaf Bakery, Tofino  and online:

Sep 23

Opening Gala - Celebrating Women of the West Coast

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Venue: Ucluelet Aquarium Cost: $20

Including a presentation by Sylvia Taylor, author of Beckoned by the Sea. Live entertainment by Tofino local, Esther Celebrini. There will also be a chance for you to meet some of the women profiled in the newly launched book. Food/appys and cash bar. Tickets $20/pp 19+. ADVANCE ONLY Available at Blackberry Cove Market and PRAS office 250-726-2443

Sep 24

‘’Women of the Nuu-chah-nulth’’ Exhibit Opening

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Venue: Kwisitis Visitor Center Cost: free - everyone welcome

Profiling some of the talented and accomplished women of the Nuu-Chah-Nulth. Opening event will include presentations, special guests and refreshments.

Sep 25


Monday, September 25, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Venue: Ucluelet Community Centre Cost: free - everyone welcome

Join Sylvia Taylor author of ‘Beckoned by the Sea’ and ‘The Fisherqueen” for a presentation of the importance of a Life Story & memoir. “Human beings are compelled to tell their stories. We are hardwired for it, an unbreakable loop connecting us through our legacy of human experience.”

Sep 26


Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Venue: Cost: $20

Whalers on the Point Guest House, Tofino

BECKONED BY THE STORY WORKSHOP with Sylvia Taylor. Hands on and experiential writing about your LifeStory & historical/cultural memoir ~ with creative writing exercises. $20pp limited seating. Register at

Sep 27

CHF 2017 ART SHOW - Celebrating Women of the West Coast

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 11:00am to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
Venue: Black Rock Oceanfront Resort Cost: By Donation - everyone Welcome!

 Celebrating Women of the West Coast,