Event List

 There is truly something for EVERYONE at this BC Day, long weekend event. August 5th and 6th, 2017

Be sure to bring your friends and family along for a full day of activities, food, and fun at the beach. White Rock’s pier and sandy shores provide the perfect vantage points for all of the exciting activities.

Don’t forget to come by and see the fabulous Torchlight Parade as it enters its 31st year of celebration! Lights, floats, music and dancing for all ages. What more could you ask for?

Family Fun Zone being featured on BOTH DAYS on East Beach at the end of the promenade (Grassy Knoll East of the Bear)

 

Keep in mind that some events will depend on the tide for the weekend. You can see the latest tide charts here. 

Saturday August 5th 2017 Event Schedule

Time Event + Location
9:00am – 10:00 am Yoga The White Rock
All Day Family/Kid’s Volleyball East Beach
10:00am – 4:00pm Team Island Quad Stunt Kite Performance East Beach
10:00am – 4:00pm BCKA Kite Making

East Beach
 12:00pm – 3:00pm  Beach Scavenger Hunt  East Beach
11:00am – 2:00pm White Rock Skimboarding  By the White Rock – West Beach
10:00am – 4:00pm Family Fun Zone  East Beach – By the Bear Statue
8:30pm – 9:45pm Tom Lavin & The Legendary Powder Blues White Rock Main Stage
9:00pm – 9:30pm Chinese Lantern Walk End of the White Rock Pier
10:00pm – 10:20pm  Fireworks  The White Rock

 

Sunday August 6th 2017 Event Schedule

Time Event + Location
9:00am – 10:00 am Yoga The White Rock
10:00am – 4:00pm Team Island Quad Stunt Kite Performance East Beach
12:00pm – 3:00pm Beach Fun Scavenger Hunt East Beach
11:00am – 2:00pm White Rock Skimboarding By the Pier – West Beach
10:00am – 3:00pm Family Fun Sandcastles East Beach
All Day Family/Kid’s Volleyball East Beach
10:00am – 4:00pm Family Fun Zone East Beach – By the Bear Statue
3:00pm – 4:30pm Waiter’s Race Marine Drive – White Rock Museum
8:15pm – 11:00pm Torchlight Parade Marine Drive – East to West

 

Whiterock Parade Float

 

Don’t forget about our live entertainment at multiple stages along the beach. There’ll be local talent and special guests performing for you for the whole weekend.

 

 

 

You’ll also have the chance to explore the amazing vendors offered this year along our bustling marketplace. See exotic creatures, buy yourself a tasty treat, or browse handmade treasures this year as you stroll along the gorgeous promenade. Be sure to stay cool out there!

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We also encourage you to try our sandcastle building competition! The White Rock beach has perfect sand for sandcastle building and we encourage everyone to get out in the sun and create a beautiful sand sculpture with us. Create some sandy buildings and have fun while you’re at it! This competition is open to all age groups.

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After your long and eventful day in the sun, you’ll want to sit down and relax as you enjoy beautiful fireworks over the ocean and the glorious glowing White Rock pier.

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