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


Oyster Bay Cafe Opens May 18th, 2018

2018 Hours of Operation – May 18 through September 3 8 am to 3 pm  —  7 days a week Oyster Bay Café


SALMON BBQ – Saturday, July 28, 2018

Fundraiser for Locomotive #11 restoration Local heritage books for sale Supported by LDHS Industrial Heritage Preservation Committee and Ladysmith Maritime Society Cocktails 5 – 6 pm, Dinner 6 pm at Ladysmith Community Marina Dock Fine Food and Live Music Purchase tickets online $20.00 each https://tickets.lmsmarina.ca or at Ladysmith Community Marina – Welcome Centre Information: 250-245-1146 …


Sail the RHUMB!

Rhumb Line Results Are In! The race started in light winds with 12 vessels vying for the best start. The fun began immediately with a friendly port / starboard altercation on the start line. One lone blue boat had on-board communication problems and was about 2km away at the start horn. One grounding and a shortened …


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

Mishaps & Musings Saturday, May 12 – 2 pm with Fred Bailey Fred is a slightly-past middle age sailor/writer/photographer with plenty of eclectic skills, experiences and stories! Some would describe him as the old hippy who doesn’t know the war is over. He is certainly reluctant to grow up and readily admits to being an …


Harbors 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 …


Sea Life Celebration – Sunday, August 12th

Sea Life Celebration, Sunday, August 12th – 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 26 , 2018

The annual Heritage Boat Festival at the Ladysmith Community Marina is on Saturday, May 26th 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 tours on …


Kids’ Pirate Day – June 2, 2018

Kids Pirate Day is Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 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 1 to August 31, 2018

Our most popular events of the summer are Dine on the Dock, starts June 1 and runs until August 31. Bar opens at 5:00 p.m. and dinner is usually served at 6:15 p.m. These are fun times on the dock, and interestingly, we always have a sunny evening! Our chefs from the Oyster Bay Café cater …

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