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Events in Ucluelet

Ucluelet is a year-round destination stacked with local events to discover throughout the year. There’s something for everyone — including many annual family-friendly events.

From family fun carnivals to challenging half marathons, we have something for everyone!

Ucluelet has fun and unique events. Celebrating our community with Ukee Days, to the arrival of the world’s largest grey whale migration (up to 20,000 grey whales!) during the Pacific Rim Whale Festival. Or better yet, challenging yourself to run the 10K or half marathon along the ocean and through the rainforest on one of Trip Advisor’s top-rated British Columbia trails, The Wild Pacific Trail. Finally, the Cultural Heritage Festival showcases our history and more! Find the complete list below!

Ucluelet and the surrounding region, including Tofino & the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve have some fantastic local events to discover when visiting the area.

Ucluelet is a year-round destination. There are many annual family friendly events throughout the year that are not to be missed! We have everything from Trip Advisor’s top Vancouver Island trail; The Wild Pacific Trail, festivals celebrating the arrival of the world’s largest grey whale migration (up to 20,000 grey whales!). Arts Splash, Ukee Days, Edge to Edge Marathon, Cultural Heritage Festival…there is something for everyone on the pristine coastlines of Vancouver Island, BC.

Disclaimer:

Tourism on the west coast is reopen and visitors should continue being safe while attending events in large crowds. Please remember, stay home if you’re feeling unwell, masks are a personal choice, continue to show respect to individuals, and have fun!

If you’re travelling to the coast for an event, please review the Kennedy Hill construction update.