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What's Happening (This Weekend): November 15-17

A jam-packed weekend of holiday markets, longtable dinners, and experimential art.

By Breakwater Mag

Island Diaries: Sarah Neufeld, violinist for Arcade Fire and Bell Orchestre

I found a lot of music when I was 17 that struck me: this could not have come from here. This has been made in a place so different, from a harder place.

By Breakwater Mag

Tofino Councillor Andrea McQuade on Local Politics, Slinging Noodles and Community

We caught up with Andrea to talk all things local politics, competitive sport fishing, and life in Tofino.

By Dre Turner

What does this playlist by Île Sauvage and Whistle Buoy have in common?

Île Sauvage Brewing is known for their wild and sour beers, but there isn't anything sour about the playlist they just dropped.

By Breakwater Mag

 

What’s Happening: October 21-27

It’s your weekly list of things to do on Vancouver Island, and we’re not going to lie to you, Halloween might come up.

By Breakwater Mag

What’s Happening: October 15-21

Here are some cool Island events that caught our eye this week.

By Breakwater Mag

What’s Happening: October 7-13

We've got events dedicated to every kind of fascination this week: geek-chic burlesque, soup, mushrooms, fresh hopped beers, and Vancouver Island’s infamous cult leader Brother XII.

By Breakwater Mag

What’s Happening: September 29-October 6

Here's what's happening on the Island this week.

By Breakwater Mag

Q&A With Cumberland-Based Illustrator Alex Maertz

We chatted with Alex to learn more about her process, her inspiration, and some fun facts about her dog, Roo.

By Julia Crawford

What's Happening This Week: September 17-22

Rain got you down? Here's a list of Vancouver Island events to keep you from feeling the fall blues.

By Breakwater Mag