Owned and operated by the Ladysmith Maritime Society
a registered charity serving the Ladysmith community since 1985

Dockside Office T: 250-245-1146

Category Events


2018 Heritage Week in Ladysmith

Heritage Stands the Test of Time Explore Ladysmith’s waterfront heritage on Saturday, February 24th, 10 am – 3 pm! Here’s a great opportunity for you and the family to learn about the coastal heritage of Ladysmith. Begin your adventure at the LMS (Ladysmith Maritime Society) Boat Restoration Shop, located just above the north end of …


2018 Talk on the Dock Events

Saturday, February 24 – 2 pm The Ladysmith Maritime Society (LMS) is pleased to host another year of Talk on the Dock events starting off 2018 with a Talk by author, humorist and sailor, Catherine Dook.  Dook’s talk, “Anchoring in the Gulf Islands”, will take place at the Welcome Centre, located on the Ladysmith Community Marina dock. …


Harbours magazine features Ladysmith Community Marina!

Enjoy reading this feature article in the November/December 2017 issue of Harbors magazine! The Ladysmith Community Marina is well known on the coast as friendly, with great staff, beautiful facilities and “rich in history and activity”.  We have many visitors from the US and this article by Deane Hislop is a testament to how well our …


“My Mom Was An Oyster Farmer” – Book Launch



Sea Life Celebration – Sunday, August 13th

Sea Life Celebration, Sunday, August 13th – 10 am to 2 pm! Get in touch with local sea stars, urchins and more! Fun for Kids and Families as you enjoy Sea Life Adventures at the Ladysmith Community Marina! There will be lots of intriguing sea creatures brought from the harbour depths by divers and placed …


Heritage Boat Festival – May 27, 2017

The annual Heritage Boat Festival at the Ladysmith Community Marina is on Saturday, May 27th from 10 am – 4 pm, and will feature over 2o heritage vessels from all over the west coast. These are incredibly beautiful and well maintained examples of our ocean going history on the west coast. This event is open to the public and includes free Harbour …


Kids’ Pirate Day – June 3, 2017

Kids Pirate Day is Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 from 10 am – 4 pm at the Ladysmith Community Marina – admission is FREE! This is a fun event for everyone, especially all you latent buccaneers! Our Community docks are alive with fun-loving pirates of all ages and there’s lots to see and do. Come and …


Dine On The Dock – June 2 to September 8, 2017

Our most popular events of the summer are Dine On The Dock, happening every other Friday, starting June 2 and runs until September 8. Bar opens at 5:00 p.m. and dinner is usually at 6:15 p.m.   These are fun times on the dock, and interestingly, we always have a sunny evening! Our chefs from the …


Music on the Dock – July & August, Tuesday 7:30 pm / Thursday 7:00 pm

Join us for Music on the Dock! Open Mic: Each Tuesday night during July and August, 7:30 – 10 p. Open to everyone, artists play a 3-song format and welcome others to join in to play, sing or dance. Enjoy the fun on our social dock; just listen or join in! Drop by with your …