There’s much to love about a trip to Gibsons; this is a tranquil, picturesque area of BC that is unlike anywhere else. It also has a vibrant arts community too, with plenty of art galleries which make it an especially interesting place to visit. The thriving cultural scene also means that this is a hot spot for festivals and events, too. Indeed, there are a couple of annual events coming up that showcase the best that Gibsons has to offer. The annual jazz and art festivals draw plenty of visitors, and as such, there’s always a great atmosphere to go along with the talent on display.
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If you’re a fan of jazz, then you’ll love the Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival, which is taking place June 21, 22, and 23. Now in its 24th year, the festival features talent from all across the world, and takes place at venues across Gibsons. This is a wide-ranging festival that includes many different examples of jazz, all performed to the highest standard. See one show or more, it’s essential.
If you didn’t know that Gibsons was a hotspot for artists, then, well, now you know! You’ll be able to catch the works of some of the finest local arts during the Sunshine Coast Art Crawl, which will be taking place October 18 - 20. You’ll see outstanding examples of art in various different mediums at venues across the city, and in the wider BC area.
After you’ve enjoyed the festivals, make sure you’re spending a night at the best hotel in Gibsons. At the Garden Hotel Gibsons, you can choose from a range of room options, so you can find the perfect accommodations for your needs. You’ll also enjoy an onsite relaxing courtyard, and indoor pool and dry sauna.