A day of beauty and community for mom

Julian Paquette

Celebrate mom and the beauty of Hatley Park at Royal Roads University’s Mother’s Day Paint-in and Craft Fair Sunday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This free event includes entertainment, children’s crafts, local artisans and vendors. Take in the Hatley Park museum, Hatley Castle and the magic of the historic grounds and gardens captured by plein air painters.

On the Main Stage, the Lekwungen Drummers open with a First Nations welcome followed by Daniel Lapp and the BCFO Young Fiddlers, the Old-Time Dance Orchestra, Sarah Osbourne and the Magic Buttons, Clancy’s Front Porch and the Westshore Community Concert Band.

Admission is free. Limited parking is available. The university encourages the public to consider taking public transit or walking or cycling to Royal Roads along the Galloping Goose Regional Trail.

This annual event promises to be fun for the whole family!