Children's Programs

Maritime Mondays are free family-friendly events and include snacks, refreshments, & activities especially for children and families. Events are located at the Maritime Discovery Center from 10pm to 12pm.

Every Monday starting July 3, 2017 each week will feature a different theme and activities.

Dates and Themes:
Monday July 3: Puppet Show

Monday July 10: Underwater World

Monday July 17: Ocean Mysteries

Monday July 24: Lighthouse Day

Monday July 31: Tugboat Day

Monday August 7: The Santiago

Monday August 14: Flag Day

Monday August 21: "Paint the Pier Day


Big Events:

Pirate Day

Saturday July 29th, 10AM - 4PM.

Ye Be a Freebooter or Ye Be a Landlubber. Join us and our Pirate Crew for a day of Pirate Fun!​

Derby Day

Saturday Aug 26th, 10AM - 4PM.

Once again this year we will be doing a fishing derby for kids. Bring your fishing rods and your life jackets, and reel in the catch of the day. There will be different prizes to win! We hope you will come on down!​

Youth Event 

Paint Nite:

On Wednesday August 16th, 2017, the Port Alberni Maritime Heritage Society will be hosting our first ever Paint Nite! Join us in the Cedar Room at Echo Centre for some creative fun and refreshments from 7-9 pm! With every ticket sold, the Port Alberni Maritime Heritage Society receives $15. With this, the society can continue putting on free childrens programs and enhance our exhibits. Please help us achieve our goal!

Buy Tickets HERE



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