2016 Schedule of Events See WHAT’s new and WHO’s returning for more fun this year…
Note: All scheduled events below are proposed and are subject to time changes.
Friday, September 9th is Metchosin’s Next Generation Dance to kick off the Metchosin Day Weekend! Get your tickets at the Metchosin Community House before they sell out!
Sunday, September 11th, 2016 Metchosin Day Schedule of Events
- 8 am – 5km Run/Walk start at Metchosin Community Hall
- 9:00 am – Scout’s Pancake Breakfast for runners, vendors, volunteers and public
- 9:30 am – Pet Show Check-in at 4H area
- 10 am – Vendors, Exhibits, Food Trucks and Displays Open
- 10:15 am – Awards and prizes for the 5 km Walk/Run
- 10:30 am –Pet Show contest. All sizes and shapes of pets in the Village Centre Field.
- 11:00 am – Yikes Bikes Registration at the Display in Village Centre
- 11:15 am – Motorcycle Trails Demo 45 minutes in Village Centre Field
- 12:00 noon – Sheep Shearing and Spinners Demos every hour, on the hour until 4pm
- 12:30 pm – Yikes Bikes Contest in Village Centre Field and Grand Parad through Village Green
- 12:50 pm – Yikes Bikes Awards at the Display in Village Centre
- 1:30pm – Children’s Games and Prizes at the Village Centre Field. All Welcome!
- 2:00 pm – Produce Contest in the Village Centre District Hall
- 2:15 pm –Mayor of Metchosin presents Metchosin Community Awards on Main Stage
- 2:45 pm – Motorcycle Trails Demo 45 Minutes in Village Centre Field
- 3:00 pm Baking contest, tasting, judging, awards and sale Village Centre Hall
- 4:00 pm Photography contest and Awards at Metchosin Community House
Vintage Vehicles Display at Village Centre Field
West Coast Motorcycle Trials at Village Centre Field beside the bike jump
Motorcycle Trails Demos are at 11:15 am and 2:45 pm
Entertainment at the Village Centre Stage
FREE all day long…
10:30 am Cara McCandless
11:00 am Impulse Response
11:45 am Pearson College
12:30 pm Maluhia
1:15 pm Bobby Dazzler
2:15 pm Council present Metchosin Awards
2:30 pm CURL
3:15 pm Fine Spirits
4:15 pm Hypeman & the Worms
5:00 pm Jaimey Hamilton
5:30 pm Daniel Cook & the Radiators
BEER TENT* is OPEN 11AM-6PM
*Age of Majority Government Issued ID required.
Metchosin Community House
- Metchosin Community House indoors Cobbler Café serves coffee, tea and yummy home baked cobler.
- Metchosin Arts and Cultural Association (MACCA) sponsored Photography contest is at the MC House too.
- NEW this year! Outdoors shade and family picnic area at the south side of the Metchosin Community House with Tiny Tots Playground, Music for Fun, face-painting and more…
- Watch for surprises in the village centre square, buskers and lots more to see and do!
Stella French Equestrian Clinic at the Riding Ring
- 10:00 am – 12 noon; and
- 2:30 – 4 pm
Metchosin Equestrian Society Show at the Riding Ring
Times are tentative and may change.
- 12:00 noon MES Drill team demo (coached by Stella French)
- 12:30 – 1:30 pm Kristina Millar, local Natural horsemanship instructor
- 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 pm TBA
- 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 pm MES Drill team demo (coached by Stella French)