2016 Events

Sunday September 4th, 2016                 “QOP Registration Party”

  • Location: Surf Sister, 625 Campbell Street Tofino
  • 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Registration opens for contest. Sign up at Surf Sister or call in if you can’t make it!
  • Registration fees due at the time of registration. Please bring cash
  • Get hyped watching video and photo highlights from the last 6 years!
  • Snacks and drinks available
  • Presented by Surf Sister and Shelter


Tuesday September 27th, 2016      “Zumba Hospital Fundraiser”

  • Location: Tofino Community Hall
  • 6:00pm-7:30pm
  • Join awesome Zumba Instructor Kaela for a super fun evening of dance aerobics
  • $10 suggested donation. Prizes and swag!
  • All proceeds donated to the Tofino Hospital Foundation
  • Open to everyone
  • Presented by Epic Pharmacy (Pharmasave Tofino)


Thursday September 29th, 2016           “Opening Ceremonies”

  • Location: Shelter Restaurant
  • 6:00pm
  • Competitor check-in, welcome ceremonies and complimentary dinner for competitors
  • speeches and heat draw reveal
  • open to competitors and media


Friday September 30th 2016                             “Yoga with Jacky Challenger”

  • Location: Salal Room at the Wickaninnish Inn
  • Time: 9:00am-10:00am
  • Sponsored by Coastal Bliss Yoga and Lole
  • Yoga is by donation
  • Open to everyone


Friday September 30th, 2016                          “Surf Contest”

  • Location:  COX BAY 8:00am-4:00pm
  • Please bike or carpool to the beach
  • Spectators welcome


Friday September 30th, 2016      “Backside – Kick Off Party!”

  • Location: Tofino Hostel, 81 West Street
  • Time: 6pm-midnight
  • Dance party with DJ Ginger Slice and DJ Denise
  • DJ’s spinning dance, reggaeton, drum n’ bass and throwback mixes
  • Cover by Donation – All proceeds go to the Westcoast Transition House
  • $5 draft beer from the Tofino Brew Company
  • $5 beef and veggie burgers
  • Live pre-broadcast from Tuff City Radio
  • open to everyone 19 years and up
  • Free entry, drink ticket and burger for QOP contestants

backside kickoff



Saturday October 1st, 2016                        “Surf Contest”

  • Location:  COX BAY  8:00am-4:00pm
  • Please bike or carpool to the beach
  • Merchandise will be available to purchase on site
  • Spectators welcome


Saturday October 1st, 2016                         “Full Moon Films Premier”

  • Location: Shelter Restaurant 9:30pm-late
  • Full Moon Films Premier
  • Jack Freestone’s new movie Low Profile
  • Raffle for tons of swag. All proceeds are donated to the Tofino Hopsital Foundation!
  • Presented by Billabong
  • Open to everyone


Sunday October 2nd, 2016                             “Surf Contest”

  •  Location:  COX BAY  8:00am-4:00pm
  • Please bike or carpool to the beach
  • Merchandise will be available to purchase on site
  • Spectators welcome
  • Awards ceremony at beach


Sunday October 2nd, 2016                          “After Party”

  • Location:  Tofino Legion
  • dance party
  • presented by Otalith
  • no presale available, first come first serve, be there early!! Doors are at 9pm
  • $20 and open to everyone ages 19yrs+





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