Check out what’s happening in and around Powell River for the next couple weeks.
We update often so keep visiting!
Taste of Art
Be sure to get your tickets for the 3rd annual Taste of Art evening Saturday May 27th, featuring works of art from local artists, wine tasting, live jazz and hors d’oeuvres. The evening gets underway at 7:00pm at Beach Gardens Resort. Proceeds this year go to Grace House. Tickets are $40. (includes 5 tastings). Available at Beach Gardens and The Peak.
Lund Shellfish Festival
The weather this weekend is going to be wonderful for the 10th Annual Lund Shellfish Festival running Friday May 26th, Saturday May 27th and Sunday May 28th. Chowder Challenge, cooking demonstrations and tastings, music, artisan booths and pancake breakfast are just some of the highlights of this 3 day festival. Take the shuttle bus and leave the car at home! Check here for the full festival schedule.
Soap Box Derby
This event is in it’s 70th year! Fun for the entire family, the Soap Box Derby takes place on Sunday May 28th, at Sunset Park in Wildwood. Things get underway at 11:30am.
PRISMA Festival: June 12th to 24th
See & Do
You need a few days to unwind. Come visit us! It’s beautiful here. We have lots of things for you to do. We are surrounded by nature at it’s best. We have accommodation and restaurants to keep you fueled up during your visit.
We have a large community of artists in our midst: painters, potters, sculptors, writers and musicians — all evident at our annual festivals. Plan your visit to take in one of our many fabulous festivals so you can indulge the artist in you.
Our natural environment is the perfect backdrop for sporting activities. Aside from many charitable marathon runs that we host, there are a couple major events that may interest you.