Operated by the Ladysmith Maritime Society
a registered charity serving the Ladysmith community since 1985

MARINA OFFICE:  250-245-1146 • FAX: 250-924-6109 • VHF 66A

Category Events


The Purple Martins Have Returned!

It is April, and April brings something quite exciting for LMS: the return of the Purple Martins, returning from their winter vacations in South America! The Purple Martins’ migration and the timing of their return to British Columbia depend on both the weather and the wind direction – if the wind is persistently from the …


(Cancelled due to COVID-19) Heritage Boat Festival – Saturday, May 30th, 2020 *Virtual event coming! Information TBA

Please note: Due to ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, it is with regret that we have chosen to cancel this year’s Heritage Boat Day. However, we will be having a virtual Heritage Boat Festival! Details TBA. The annual Heritage Boat Festival at the Ladysmith Community Marina is on Saturday, May 30th, 2020 from 10 am – 4 pm, and will feature …


(Cancelled due to COVID-19) Kids’ Pirate Day – Saturday, June 6th, 2020

Please note: Due to ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, it is with regret that we have chosen to cancel this year’s Kid’s Pirate Day. We look forward to hosting this event again next year! Kids’ Pirate Day is set for Saturday, June 6th, 2020 from 10 am – 4 pm at the Ladysmith Community Marina – admission …


(Cancelled due to COVID-19) Sea Life Celebration – Sunday, August 9th, 2020 *Virtual event coming! Information TBA

Get in touch with local sea stars, urchins and more! FREE ~ Sea Life Celebration on Sunday, August 9th, 2020 from 10 am to 2 pm! (Cancelled due to COVID-19… but stay tuned for more information about virtual event!) A mid-summer waterfront experience that brings families together at our friendly community marina. The many educational …


Music on the Dock

Looking for some FREE entertainment this July and August? Come on down to the Marina and join us on the Social Dock for: Open Mic Night TUESDAY evenings (July & August) from 7:00pm – 9:30 pm   Bring your guitar, harmonica, kazoo, vocal cords or whatever you’d like to play along with. Perform a couple …


Dine on the Dock

Our most popular events of the summer are Dine on the Dock. 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! Unless otherwise noted, In the BeanTime Café caters each dinner on our Social Dock. Although …


Saturday, February 22nd, 11 am to 3 pm

Bringing the Past into the Future Saturday, February 22, 11 am to 3 pm Activities will take place at the following locations in Ladysmith, BC 611 Oyster Bay Drive – Ladysmith Community Marina 614 Oyster Bay Drive – First Aid Shed 616 Oyster Bay Drive – LMS Boat Restoration Shop 721 First Avenue – Ladysmith …


Talk on the Dock

Talk on the Dock is a FREE event open to all. Stay tuned for 2020 Talk on the Dock. Past “Talks” featured: Helen Hinchliff Barrie Farrell Fred Bailey BC Marine Parks Forever Society Georgia Strait Alliance Catherine Dook John Horton


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 …