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

14
Jun

Ladysmith Community Marina Welcomes You Back!

Ladysmith Community Marina Welcomes You Back! Effective Friday, June 19, 2020, the LMS Welcome Centre (Marina Office, washrooms, showers and laundry) is back open to the general public and transient moorage guests between the hours of 9 am and 5 pm. To minimize risk and promote the continued safety of the staff, volunteers, customers and …

21
Apr

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 …

5
Mar

Heritage Boat Festival

Please note: Due to ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, it is with regret that we have chosen to cancel Heritage Boat Festival 2020. The annual Heritage Boat Festival at the Ladysmith Community Marina is on the last Saturday in May and features heritage vessels from all over the west coast. These are incredibly beautiful and well-maintained examples of our …

4
Mar

Kids’ Pirate Day goes Virtual in 2020

Kids’ Pirate Day 2020 will be a VIRTUAL event. We are not letting COVID-19 ruin our annual family event. This fun, day-long event will become a 5-day extravaganza with videos and activities for children to participate in from August 24 through 28, 2020. Activity supply kits will be available shortly. Keep watching for times and …

18
Feb

Sea Life Celebration – Cancelled due to COVID-19

Get in touch with local sea stars, urchins and more! FREE ~ Sea Life Celebration ~ Come see us in 2021 Typically held on the second Sunday in August, this was a mid-summer waterfront experience that brings families together at our friendly community marina. The many educational and fun activities, led by volunteers, will take …

29
Jan

Music on the Dock

Please Note: the below events are currently not taking place yet, but if/when they are we will let you know! Due to ongoing developments around the Covid-19 pandemic, we are unsure whether Music on the Dock nights will take place after all. We will adhere to the rules and guidelines provided by provincial and municipal …

24
Jan

Dine on the Dock

Please note: Due to ongoing developments around the Covid-19 pandemic, we are unsure whether Dine on the Dock nights will take place after all. We will adhere to the rules and guidelines provided by provincial and municipal health advisories regarding social distancing and size of gatherings. We will keep you posted here and on our …

23
Jan

BC Heritage Week Event – Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

Thank you all for a wonderful Event! The theme for this year’s BC Heritage Week was “Bringing the Past into the Future” and the waterfront portion of the week took place on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 and was enjoyed by many who came down to explore the waterfront, marina and upland sights, including the Locomotive …

12
Sep

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

1
Dec

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 …