Blog - Sidney Business Improvement Area Society


  • Guide to Christmas Events in Sidney BC

    • Christmas in Sidney BC features a diverse array of events and festive celebrations for the entire family! We have curated a list of our favourite activities in Sidney this holiday season to share with you! Be sure to share the images you capture and tag us in them on Facebook and Instagram (@exploresidney) using the […]

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  • Outdoor Pursuits in Sidney and the Saanich Peninsula by Landon Copplestone

    • Vancouver Island based photographer Landon Copplestone captured the beauty of fall in Sidney and the Peninsula. From golden mornings to rainy afternoons, Landon unveils some hidden gems all outdoor lovers are sure to appreciate.  We began riding our bikes from Sidney’s water front at about 6:50am on a crispy autumn morning. The goal was to […]

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  • Sidney Booktown

    • Sidney is unique in Canada for many reasons. But one of the most special is its designation as Canada’s only official “Booktown”. What exactly is a Booktown? It’s a small town or rural area that celebrates its local, regional and national culture through books–thousands, if not millions, of them, day after day, year after year […]

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  • Sidney, The Shortest Distance to Far Away

    • Sidney offers the perfect get-away, for a day, a week or longer. Come enjoy wonderful local food, great accommodation and family-friendly recreation. Sidney enjoys a thriving arts and culture community that celebrates local artists and local crafts. From the seaside sculpture walk, to the beautiful totems that welcome visitors at the Mary Winspear Centre, to […]

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  • What’s On In Sidney for Kids? Plenty!

    • Ok, you’ve made it this far. Only a few more weeks before kids go back to school, bedtimes return to normal, and parents and sometimes grandparents sigh with relief and maybe a tinge of sadness that that the summer holidays are almost over. For their part though, kids still have high hopes of cramming in […]

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  • The Ultimate Girls’ Getaway

    • Whether you are looking for a mother-daughter getaway or want to reminiscence and catch up with some old friends, Sidney is the perfect destination for the ultimate girls’ trip. To inspire you to start planning your getaway, we have compiled the perfect guide for your escape to beautiful Sidney by the Sea. But First, Brunch […]

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