Recreation News & Events

  • Host A Neighbourhood Event (With Our Help!)

    The Parks, Recreation and Culture Department is taking applications from groups interested in holding a neighbourhood event between mid-May and mid-September, 2017 that fosters a sense of community. It could be a: 

    • Neighbourhood Picnic
    • Beach Clean-up
    • Block Party
    • Community Garden Work Party
    • Porch Concert
    • Or another great event that brings neighbours together.


    Six groups will be selected to host events and receive event support that could include tables, chairs, tents, sports equipment, high vis vests, tools and staff to support you to
    ensure your event is a success.


    Download an application at: or pick one up at the Sportsplex or Campbell River Community Centre.



  • Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

    Fibre Fest 2017 is a wonderful celebration of all things fibre, including vendors, workshops and free demonstrations. We are looking for artisans to share their love of knitting, crocheting, weaving, spinning, felting, fabric arts and so much more.

    Give us a call if you are interested in participating. Keep checking our website for information as it will be changing as new vendors register: or call Judy Ridgway for more information at 250-286-5307

    When: May 5, 6 & 7
    Where: Campbell River Community Centre


What's New
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
May 29 - Jun 04, 2017 Bike To Work Week
Aug 02, 2017 Chalk Art Festival
Aug 09, 2017 Show on the Row
Aug 16, 2017 Evening Street Market
Sep 01, 2017 Last Blast of Summer!