Sea Fair Parade
Don’t Miss the Sea Fair Parade, Saturday July 23rd, 2016!
Sea Fair is the longest running festival in Powell River, celebrating 53 years in the making! This 3 day festival, taking place in July, brings the community together with entertainment, fair rides, games, vendors, fireworks and midway at Willingdon Beach! Sea Fair 2015 was a great success and we thank all the volunteers for helping to make it happen!
Powell River’s largest annual festival is back for a 54th year. Three days of entertaining Sea Fair events are planned for Friday through Sunday, in July, including the parade, which begins at 10 am Saturday morning. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third best floats, with winners receiving great prizes. There is no fee for entering a float.
Kicking off the festivities on Friday, The Music Revolution will present a lineup of local and Vancouver Island youth bands performing from 4 to 10:30 pm. The Treasure hunt also takes place Friday in a scavenger-style format. Participants receive a wristband before the first clue is announced at 6 pm and then search the fairgrounds for a treasure that includes Prizes from Pacific Coastal Airlines, Sea Fair dollars and a Amusements ground mega ride weekend pass.
The beer gardens will have Sea Fair Beer Fair. Featuring four breweries and eight varieties of beer and cider. People can purchase a taster ticket for $10 and receive a sample of each to try. Other weekend events include a Kidzone, talent contest, pancake breakfast and bingo. Schedules for all events can be found at powellriverseafair.ca.