Welcome to the Ladysmith Show 'n Shine!

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Ladysmith, BC

“Summer is made even better with the fabulous Show 'n Shine and the amazing vehicles.”

On the third Saturday in August, First Avenue in downtown Ladysmith on Vancouver Island is lined with various makes and models of beautiful and treasured cars and motorcycles.

The local Kinsmen Club host a beer garden, located in the parking lot of Dunsmuir Square (Kitchener and First Avenues). Along with a cold beer or two, the members will also be BBQ-ing up their famous ribs, a “must stop” for participants and spectators.

The Kinsmen’s Downtown Public Bathroom is also open on First Avenue for those in need, just next to CrossFit.

Why Come?

Because our town is such an amazing place to visit with the Kinsmen Beer Garden, many restaurants, brewery, Transfer Beach, some great shops, and of course, the people!

Restaurants & Eateries

From our vegan restaurant to English-style pub, the famous bakery, new brewery, sushi, pizza, Subway, coffee shops, there is something for every taste.

The Beach and for the Kids

Transfer Beach is a "jewel in our crown", a lovely place to unwind, swim, kayak, picnic, or just read a book. There's also a playground for the kids!

So Many Amazing Vehicles!

Muscle cars, vintage fire engines, motorcycles, hot rods, classics, old & dirty, Armed Forces, bring your camera and talk to the owners. They love to chat!

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