September 17th - don't miss this free community celebration of arts, culture and heritage!

Join the City of Colwood and Parks Canada for a day of heritage fun at Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse, including:

  • Horse drawn carriage rides around the site with Victoria Carriage Tours
  • Live musical entertainment with the Smiley Brothers, Cookeildh and the Big Weee
  • ​Historic (and ghostly!) tours with John Adams of Discover the Past
  • Free caricatures - fun portraits drawn by an artist thanks to TELUS
  • ​The King of Magic will have you baffled with his sleight-of-hand. 
  • Hands on learning about bridges and buildings with ​Engineering for kids
  • Kids crafts, activities & games with West Shore Parks & Recreation 
  • Paint-in at the Fort Art Contest with Coast Collective (Call for Artists)
  • Prizes for painters generously provide by VanCity
  • Interactive Heritage Displays inlcuding tintype photography by Ken Miner 
  • Vintage Dress-up and Selfie Station with Disguise the Limit
  • Food trucks:Grilled to the Mac, Road Treasure Treats, Donut Delights
  • Ride the trolley from the Park & Ride and the festival, courtesy of Wilson's Transportation
  • Greater Victoria Public Library's outreach van with WIFI HOTSPOT 
  • and more!




Sep 17, 2017 - 10:00AM to 04:00PM


Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site
603 Fort Rodd Hill Road, Colwood, BC V9C 2W8
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