TOP 10 TO DO

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from outdoor greenspace to walking trails, murals, live theatre, and art spaces; we have it all

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO 

in this Cowichan coast  town
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  1. KIN BEACH PARK
    Located at the foot of Maple Street this popular park has a panoramic ocean view, kids play park and a great shore for beachcombing. 
     

  2. CHEMAINUS PUBLIC MARKET
    The first of its kind in the Cowichan Valley this year-round market offers permanent boutique vendors and a selection of food establishments. 
     

  3. OLD TOWN
    Stroll through this part of town to learn about the history and enjoy the shops and murals in the area. 
     

  4. STOCKING CREEK
    A stunning mossy trail winding along the river taking you to an incredible waterfall. 
     

  5. CHEMAINUS THEATRE
    A world-renowned theatre offering professional performances of the classics: romance, comedy, music, and drama. 
     

  6. CHEMAINUS LAKE
    This beautiful 2.4km loop is perfect for all skill levels and your furry friends are even allowed off-leash.
     

  7. SHOPPING
    Stroll the streets of Chemainus and discover the plethora of boutiques, antique stores, bakeries, and more. 
     

  8. WEDNESDAY MARKET
    This event runs throughout the summer and is filled with local artisans and treasures. 
     

  9. FOOD TOUR
    Take a self-guided food tour through Chemainus’ worldly cuisine. 
     

  10. MURALS
    Follow the yellow steps around town to experience the murals and their stories.