Greater Victoria Harbour Authority

100-1019 Wharf Street, Victoria, BC V8W 2Y9
gvha@gvha.ca | 250-383-8300

After Hours: 1-800-883-7079 (5 p.m. to 8:30 a.m.)

 Moorage Reservations
  • symphony splash
  • dragon boat festival

Events

Facility Maps

The following maps are available to help you plan your event. Power access points have been identified for your convenience.

For details on moorage availability during events, please visit the reservations page

GVHA facilities are a sought after filming location, showcasing downtown and the Inner Harbour. Our Film Location Guide provides detailed information about filming opportunities with GVHA.

To apply for a Filming/Photography Permit submit your application to the Events Coordinator.

To request a rental of additional dock please speak to our Events Coordinator about availability and submit the Dock Rental Application accordingly. 

Events at GVHA Properties

GVHA encourages events to use its facilities as they enhance the vibrancy of Victoria's harbour for the benefit of the community. Since its inception, GVHA has been hosting signature events at its properties and continues to welcome new events each year. GVHA hosts more than 50 events each year, including marine races, festivals, and markets at the Inner Harbour Causeway, Wharf Street, Ship Point, Ogden Point, and Fisherman’s Wharf properties.

Some of these events include:

  • Opening Day Sailpast
  • Swiftsure International Yacht Race
  • World Oceans Day
  • Canada Day Celebration
  • Victoria Symphony Splash
  • Dragon Boat Festival
  • Classic Boat Festival
  • Lighted Truck Convoy
  • Marina Light Up

For a complete list of events visit Events Calendar.

To apply for an event permit, please fill out the Event Application and submit to the Events Coordinator.

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority is pleased to offer in-kind sponsorship to events and initiatives that meet stablished requirements. More details can be found under the Event Sponsorship section.

For questions about using GVHA’s properties for an event, please contact the Events Coordinator or call 250-383-8300 ext. 246

Facility Maps

The following maps are available to help you plan your event. Power access points have been identified for your convenience.

For details on moorage availability during events, please visit the reservations page

GVHA facilities are a sought after filming location, showcasing downtown and the Inner Harbour. Our Film Location Guide provides detailed information about filming opportunities with GVHA.

To apply for a Filming/Photography Permit submit your application to the Events Coordinator.

To request a rental of additional dock please speak to our Events Coordinator about availability and submit the Dock Rental Application accordingly.