Winter Sunset, Willingdon Beach Powell River / Photo: VPR




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What’s Happening


Check out what’s happening in and around Powell River for the next couple weeks.
We update often so keep visiting!

Quilt Show

Timberlane Quilters’ Guild presents Celebration of Quilts at Dwight Hall, Saturday March 16th from 10:00am to 5:00pm, and on Sunday March 17th, from 10:00am to 4:00pm, featuring educational displays, quilts for sale and a tea room. Admission $6.


Hockey Town

The Kings are in the PlayOffs! They are just starting Round Two against the Victoria Grizzlies. The first 2 games are in the provinical capital. The Kings head for home Game 3 Monday, March 18th, 7:00pm. and Game 4, Tuesday March 19th, 7:00pm. Tickets for the games are very reasonable at $15. for Adults, $10. for Youth (13 – 18) and only $5. for Children (6 – 12). Hap Parker Arena at the Recreational Complex. Go Kings!



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.

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Our Stories

Autumn Fog

Since this is, after all, a tourism website we tend to feature pictures of Powell River in the sunshine. Beautiful water views, sun dripped forest trails, flowers with their faces towards the sky. Rightly so. We love the sun. And we have lots of days with our natural...

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Cone Craving

I recently spent a few weeks in downtown Vancouver. It’s a big city and there is lots to do. Site seeing opportunities are everywhere and I walked a lot. Along the seawall from Science Centre to Granville Island, along the streets to parks and galleries. But there is...

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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.

Sporting Events

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.

Part of the allure of Powell River comes from our seclusion. But don’t worry, we are connected!
There are no roads that lead you here — ferries and planes are the means to get to us.
And both offer spectacular scenery along the way.

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