Calendar of events 2019
Several day time and evening events are offered from February to November each year. This calendar is updated as soon as additional information becomes available. Please visit often.
Be a Tourist in your own Hometown
Be a Tourist in your own HometownCulture and entertainment HistoryLocation(s): Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic SitesCost: See admission details
Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse NHS is proud to once again participate by giving locals an opportunity to rediscover Victoria’s iconic Fisgard Lighthouse and explore the many facets of the fort for FREE during this annual event.
Listen to Parks Canada staff and volunteer military re-enactors sharing with you fascinating stories of Victoria and Canada’s military past. Then step inside the oldest lighthouse on the west coast of Canada; still in operation today, it provides marine vessels safe passage along this rugged coast.
$3.90/adult, $3.40/senior. Free for Attractions Victoria BAT card holders, youth 17 and under, and for annual and discovery pass holders.
To obtain an Attractions Victoria BAT card, visit here.Wheelchair Accessible
Historic Military Encampment
Historic Military EncampmentCulture and entertainment HistoryLocation(s): Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic SitesCost: Regular admission applies
Stroll through the fort amidst marquee and bell tents representing various periods from the 1850s to the 1950s.
Historic re-enactors will bring to life stories from generations ago. Admire equipment, uniforms and motor vehicles from Canada’s military past.
Canada DayCulture and entertainment Food and drink HistoryTime: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PMLocation(s): Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic SitesCost: Admission and a piece of cake are FREE
Canada Day’s biggest birthday cake is always served at Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites.
Come celebrate Canada’s special day and join the excitement. Be a kid again and take part in all the fun activities.Wheelchair Accessible
Water Gun Wars
Water Gun WarsCulture and entertainment HistoryTime: 12:00 PM - 04:00 PMLocation(s): Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic SitesCost: Regular admission apply.
Victoria’s largest water gun battle is once again coming to the Fort!
Join us with your own water guns for this annual event. Come and try to storm the Fort.Wheelchair Accessible