The town of Chemainus is known worldwide by their moniker “the little town that did”. It is a fine example of an Island town reinventing itself in the face of grave economic challenges. The town now boasts over forty spectacular open-air murals and the Chemainus Theatre Festival which offers year-round entertainment from a professional cast and crew plus guest artists from all over North America.
When it comes to cultural activities in Victoria, the list is endless. From international visiting music and theatre productions, to numerous art galleries, artisans and local artist guilds. Four theatres provide the main theatre and music venues for the city.