Pacific Rim Whale Festival


Tofino, Ucluelet

March 12, 2016 to March 27, 2016

Join the fun on Vancouver Island's wild west coast, as we celebrate the arrival of nearly 25,000 grey whales on their migration from the Baja Peninsula to Alaska's Bering Strait. Experience the wonders and charm of the Pacific Rim Whale Festival, taking place throughout the coastal towns of Tofino and Ucluelet and the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. It's an all-out celebration of coastal living! It's about grey whales and marine life education, inspirational talks and interpretive walks, children's fun for the small and culinary events for the tall, First Nations cultural workshops and more - come and experience a coastal tradition! As 2016 marks the 30th anniversary, the festival has extended it dates from March 12th to 27th!