Cordova Bay Day

    Cordova Bay Day 2018

    Top 7 reasons to come to the 15th annual Cordova Bay Day on Saturday, June 23rd from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    7. More compact area this year. Events take place along Cordova Bay Road between Mattick’s Farm, Cordova Bay Elementary School and St. David’s Church
    6. Meet up with neighbours, friends and local business people in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere
    5. Under-4-footers can let off steam on the Bouncy Castle and other games
    4. Learn about your community. Display and Meet-and-Greet tables at St. David’s Church. (See below for details on participating as an exhibitor.)
    3. Diet, what diet? Enjoy yummy treats like ice cream, Red Barn-B-Que’s burgers and dogs, and much more
    2. Check out the cool classics at the Collector Car Show
    And the top reason…
    1. Just for the FUN of it!

    Reserve your free display table now! Last year we had more than 30 table displays by individuals, companies, and organizations at our 14th annual Cordova Bay Day. It was a huge success with hundreds of people enjoying the sunshine, food, events and a community connection.
    This year, we’re planning a similar event at St. David’s Church. We are hosting with this event with display tables for the sale of goods, to promote a cause, or provide information.

    Time flies so please consider this right away and don’t wait. Get the table area you want and secure it now. Spaces are limited, so contact David Cronkhite to book your space. Email cronkhite@shaw.ca or call 778-265-1920.

    See you there!

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    Cordova Bay Day 2017

    The 14th annual Cordova Bay Day, held on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 was a wonderful community event with well over 2,000 attendees having an enjoyable time on a sunny and pleasant summer day. This year’s event was held at St. David by the Sea Anglican Church, with activities also happening at the Cordova Bay Plaza, Mattick’s Farm and Cordova Bay Golf Course.

    At St. David by the Sea Anglican Church, there was a market-place of local vendors and businesses, crafts, information displays from Saanich Fire, Saanich Police and several other organizations, live music by the band “And Then There Was”, baked goods from the Cordova Bay Pre-School, BBQ hot dogs and baked goods by the Victoria German School, free popcorn, and kids entertainment (inflatable dolphin, face painting and balloon twisting).

    At The Plaza, there was a Scotia Bank fundraising BBQ, a British and Classic car show, a vintage Saanich police car and a modern Saanich fire truck. 

    Mattick’s Farm featured mini-golf, live music, art exhibitions, and a sidewalk sale.

    The Cordova Bay Golf Course featured live music, free golf tips at the driving range, restaurant, bar and snack shop.

    A number of Cordova Bay residents signed up as new members of the Association at our membership tables at The Plaza and St. David’s.

    It was great to see so many Cordova Bay residents, as well as visitors from other communities in the Capital Region District, at our community celebration.

    Many thanks to the following people and businesses for their generous donations, sponsorships and support:

    St. David’s Church, The Century Group, Saanich News, Lana Popham, Scotia Bank, Cordova Bay Pre-School, Cordova Bay 55+, Mattick’s Farm, Cordova Bay Golf Course, “And Then There Was”, The British Car Club, The Classic Car Club, Rick Whalley and the CBA Board of Directors.

    We look forward to seeing everybody again at Cordova Bay Day 2018.

    Submitted by the Cordova Bay Day 2017 Committee: Larry Gontovnick, Rick Whalley, David Cronkhite, Colleen Flynn, Tim Kane and Randy Otto (Chair).

    Photos by Barb Lucas and Dave Mitton.

     

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