Recreation News & Events

  • Seedy Saturday

    Seedy Saturday ThumbnailSeed swap, vendors, demos, plant sales. L'il Sprouts corner and much more. Limited space available for vendors. If you are interested in participating, contact Karen Chappell (250-286-5306) or

    When: Saturday March 24, 2018  9am-noon
    Where: Community Centre
    Cost: FREE entry for shoppers

  • Vancouver Island Fibre Fest


    FibreFest ThumbnailThree full days of fun! This event is a celebration of creativity and a fundraiser for Specialized Recreation Programs, come and be amazed! 

    • Workshops all three days (Registration required)
    • Free demonstrations
    • Fibre Market with supplies for knitting, spinning, sewing and beautiful finished products for sale.
    • Peoples Choice Gallery (submissions to the gallery welcome)

    Event and Marketplace Hours: 

    Friday,  May 4      4-8 p.m.

    Saturday, May 5   9 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Sunday  May 6     9 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Where:                 Campbell River Community Centre

    Cost:                     FREE to shop and browse

    Contact Judy Ridgway at for more information or check the website:

  • Bike To Work and School Week

    BTWW ThumbnailJoin us this spring for Bike to Work & School Week. This is a province-wide annual event that celebrates and promotes cycling as a healthy, convenient, efficient, low-cost and socially responsible means of transportation. During Bike to Work Week commute to work, school, or play and drop by one of the Bike Week Celebration Stations to win prizes and enjoy food and refreshments. Anyone can register individually, or as a team, on the BC Bike to Work Week website and log their cycling commutes.

    May 28 - June 3

    To Register:  (Registration is not required but is encouraged)

    Check out our Facebook page for updates on events:

  • Youth Carnival Night

    Youth Carnival Night ThumbnailKick off Youth week with a fun-filled carnival night. We will have big toys, carnival games, food, laser tag in the forest, and prizes!

    When: Friday, April 27, 2018  6:30-9 p.m.

    Where: Sportsplex, 1800 S. Alder St

    Cost: $5

  • Host a Neighbourhood Event

    HOST A NEIGHBOURHOOD EVENT! - with our help...
    Neighborhood Event ThumbnailIt could be a Neighbourhood Picnic, Block Party, Porch Music Concert, Sports Day, Outdoor Art Festival or any great event that brings the neighbours together.

    For more information, contact Karen Chappell at 250-286-5306 or

    Application form and guidelines available at the Sportsplex, Community Centre or at the links below

    Neighbourhood Event Application Guidelines 2018

    Neighbourhood Event Application 2018

What's New
Nov 02, 2017 CRadvantage goes live!
Jul 25, 2017 Chalkfest returns!
Jun 30, 2017 Celebrate Canada Day!
Jan 09, 2017 2016 Year-in-Review
Dec 20, 2016 Tourism update!
Nov 16, 2016 Fire Chief for a Day
Oct 11, 2016 Afternoon garage fire
Sep 20, 2013 Walk-ability Survey
Sep 20, 2013 Tidemark grant in aid
Sep 21, 2013 ECAP
Sep 21, 2013 George Paul Passing
Sep 21, 2013 MyCity info update
Sep 21, 2013 Seed saving
Oct 08, 2013 Fire Prevention Week
Feb 24, 2014 Roads Update
Sep 24, 2014 Fall Fire Safety
Dec 18, 2014 Fawn Rd. house fire
Feb 06, 2015 Fire crews kept busy
Feb 26, 2015 Mobile home fire
Jun 26, 2015 New art summer camps
Dec 04, 2015 Storm Warning!
Jan 04, 2016 Jan. 1 City Currents
Jan 07, 2016 New Robron Field open!
Upcoming Events
Mar 24, 2018 Earth Hour
Mar 24, 2018 Seedy Saturday
Apr 27, 2018 Youth Carnival Night
May 04 - 06, 2018 Fibre Fest
May 27 - Jun 03, 2018 Bike To Work and School Week