Friday, June 23rd 2023 10am showing Acropolis Monor-1325 Summit Ave Come join us for "Seafest 2023 Parade Show" and popcorn!
Thank You Prince Rupert!
SEAFEST FOOD and SELLING VENDORS Haisla Dreams Creations Rez Baby Made Custom clothing t-shirts, regalia, felt hats, Nisga'a time collection Indigenous Designs & Apparel Nisga’a/Gitsan artist. Will have Indigenous designs on clothing, medicine bags, drum necklaces and more! Nyce Beads All sorts of Beadwork. Jewelry, earrings, bracelets, rings, necklaces. Keychains, wristlets, lanyards. Pins/Brooches. Nyce Thyngs Kinsman Club of Terrace Raffle ticket sale for a Riverboat! Kids are welcome to hop aboard and imagine cruising down the river, this is the life! Rocky Mountain House Chocolate Sweet treats. Beyond Burger Burger, fries, poutines,salads,chicken strips and wraps Prince Rupert & District Metis Society Bison burgers, smokies, pop and water Filipino Canadian Association Famous Filipino Shish-K-Bob. Going strong for over 40 year. Stardust Restaurant Bubble Tea/coffee West End Restaurant LTD BBQ Pork/chicken chowmein, Salad rolls, Spring rolls and Boba tea Lee&Ann Restaurant Skewers, salad rolls, spring rolls and pop Bambkk Shoot Vietnamese food YUM! Northcoast Poppers Vietnamese food YUM! Bp Special Fried bread, jalloff rice with stirfry veggiea.stirfry veggies
ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS 12pm-5ish CirqueWorks ERIC THE JUGGLER Keep your eyes out, Eric will be delighting the crowds by doing walking shows as well as on-stage shows at: 2:15pm and 4:00pm Sponsored by: Special Events Sponsors 3 on 3 Basketball Sponsored by: Special Events Sponsors Powered by:PRSES Volleyball Tournament Sponsored by: Special Events Sponsors Powered by: Volleyball club Soapbox Derby On your marks, get set, GO! Jump into a gravity powered race car and race other kids down 3rd Ave. This is a classic event that will be a highlight to all kids! Powered by: Fellowship Church Victory Cove Seaside Cottages Activity Give the wheel a spin and see what you get! Powered by: Victory Cove Seaside Cottages Gambling Support BC Giveaways and information Sponsored by: Gambling support BC 23nd Annual Jim Ciccone Memorial 3on3 Basketball Challenge All Championship Games are on Sunday June 11th Powered by: PRSES Volunteers Charles Gays (CHSS GSA) Selling small PRIDE items Sponsored by: Students CHSS and PCS and PRMS Gay Straight Alliance Powered by: Students CHSS and PCS and PRMS Gay Straight Alliance Acropolis Manor Kids Costume Contest- Please come get your participation gift! Everyone, come say "hi" and join us for some activities! Sponsored by: PR Special Events and annual sponsors Powered by: AWESOME Care Aides, Nurses, residents, and Mathew Johnson North Coast Mountain Bike Association Wooden ramps, sidewalk chalk bike course and learn about bike safety! Sponsored by: PR Special Events and annual sponsors Powered by: AWESOME Care Aides, Nurses, residents, and Mathew Johnson The Silver Lady Statue 9:30am-1:30pm "The Silver Lady Living Statue is a familiar sight on Seafest Saturday and is a favourite of children and adults alike" Sponsored by: The Silver Lady Powered by:The Silver Lady Henna Table Sponsored by:North Coast Indo Canadian Arts Powered by:North Coast Indo Canadian Arts Sweat Rebel- Eco Bike Chellange Sponsored by: Sweat Rebel Powered by:Sweat Rebel Bubble Trouble up 2 bounce castles and charge $2.00 for 5 minutes. We also plan to have a cooler where we will sell water Sponsored by: Bubble Trouble Powered by: Bubble Trouble Rain or Shine Art Studio 10am-2pm Face painting by donation! Sponsored by: Rain or Shine Art Studio Powered by:Rain or Shine Art Studio PURS Sell PURS merchandise, to offer gift baskets, to offer a sensory bin for children to participate ie find the plastic kitten and win a prize. To talk and offer printed material about the PURS program ie cat/kitten rescue for abandoned, ferals TNR, adoption, pet foster, relocation, surrenders offer assistance in Prince Rupert and outlining communities. Powered by: PURS Ecotrust Trivia activity Powered by:Ecotrust AltaGas Facepainting Powered by:AltaGas Dance Academy of Prince Rupert Mini classes every hour! come get your groove on and have a blast 4-7 year but eveyone is always welcome! Powered by:Dance Academy of Prince Rupert BC Ambulance Service Ambulance Tours. Powered by:BC Ambulance Service Rotary Club of Prince Rupert We will have 3 shopping carts that will be decorated to look like boats. People will race the cart (one at a time) down the course trying not to knock off the ball in the cart while setting a good time. Participant with the best time wins! Event will be held between 1 and 2 pm. Sponsored and Powered by: Rotary Club of Prince Rupert
PARADE 11AM-1PM Line up on the sidewalk and watch the show on 3rd Ave! The parade will start at 7th Street, make its way down 3rd, and will turn onto 1st street, and disperse.
Prince Rupert Ukrainian Society Entry #001 Special Olympics BC, Prince Rupert 7C Entry#002 Coastal RCMP Entry#003 Prince Rupert Port Authority Entry#004 GINGOLX MAJORETTES & GINGOLX CONCERT BAND Entry#005 Prince Rupert & District Metis Society Entry#006 District of Port Edward Entry#007 Gitxaala Drummers and Dancers Entry#008 Rupert School Marching Band Entry#009 Filipino Canadian Association Entry#010 North Coast Mountain Bike Association Entry#011 Chucky's Cycle Shop Entry#012 Canadian Coast Guard Entry#013 Northern Savings Credit Union Entry#014 Prince Rupert Sea Cadets 7 Royal Canadian Cadets "Captain Cook" Entry#015 Olde Time Trolley Company Entry#016 Prince Rupert Chamber of Commerce Entry#017 Port Edward Harbour Authority Entry#018 Tiny Toes 3D images Entry#019 Vietnamese Association Entry#020 Nisga’a Society Groups- Dancers, Elders, & Canoe Team Entry#021 Dance Academy of Prince Rupert Entry#022 Curtis Bolton "Bottle man of Prince Rupert" Entry#023 Lax Kwalaans Wap Suwilaawksa Entry#024 Indo Canadian Sikh and North Coast Indo-Canadian Art Club Entry#025 Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada Entry#026 Lax kw'alaams Entry#027 BC Ferry Marine Workers Union Entry#028 Prince Rupert Royal Purple Lodge #8 Entry#029 Taylor Bachrach MP/ Jennifer Rice MLA Entry#030 Good Times Games Entry#031 DP WORLD PRINCE RUPERT, ILWU 514, ILWU 505 Entry#032 Harbour Machining Welding & Fabricating Entry#033 North Coast Community Service Entry#034 Harbour Theatre Society Entry#035 Prince Rupert Crime Stoppers
OFF SITE EVENTS (Saturday) Prince Rupert Lions Club Seafest Show and Shine Car show for all types of cars and trucks, classic and modified as well as bikes. Prizes will be given out to entries. Will be selling hot dogs in afternoon and pancakes in the morning. Registration of cars is by donation Location of event: Safeway Parking Lot Participation fee: by donation to the Prince Rupert Lions Club **Will be selling hot dogs pancakes and T-shirts
Wheelhouse Brewing Waterfront Beer Gardens Location of event: Wheelhouse Brewing Company Celebrate Seafest Saturday at the NEW Waterfront location of Wheelhouse Brewing Company. This afternoon beer gardens run from 1pm to 8pm. There will be games, music, good times and great beer!
RCMP Meet and Greet 1-4pm Come check out the new shiny police car. LOCATION: Sponsored by: RCMP Powered by: RCMP
SEAFEST BEER GARDEN Doors open at 8:30pm Get ready to jam out to our live entertainment "The Rats" LOCATION: Civic Centre COST:$30 Entry
Sunday June 11, 2023 Water activities all day contests 12noon to 4pm ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS
Triangle Grass Area (The Wedge) CirqueWorks ERIC THE JUGGLER You saw the master performer yesterday, now its your turn! Join the fun as Eric lead circus training classes! A shear delight to everyone of all ages! 12pm-4pm Sponsored by: PR Special events Annual sponsors Powered by: Eric the Juggler Promenade OCEAN WISE Join us for an exciting event focused on learning about the whales that call the North Coast home, how you can become a citizen scientist and what you can do to protect them! Community members will have the opportunity to learn about whale behaviour, migration patterns and the importance of whale conservation efforts. You will also have the chance to participate in hands-on activities that will help them become an effective citizen scientist to help contribute to ongoing research efforts such as collecting data on whale sightings and behaviour. Whether you're a seasoned whale enthusiast or just starting to learn about these amazing creatures, this event is the perfect opportunity to deepen your knowledge and get involved in conservation efforts. So join us and become a part of the community of citizen scientists working to protect whales and their habitats! Sponsored by: Ocean Wise Powered by: Ocean Wise Victory Cove Seaside Cottages Activity LOCATION: Sponsored by: Victory Cove Seaside Cottages Powered by: Victory Cove Seaside Cottages Gambling Support BC Giveaways and information LOCATION: Sponsored by: Gambling support BC Powered by: Sherri Pringle Below Bus Lane Prince Rupert Tourism Container Market Sponsored by: Prince Rupert Tourism Powered by:Prince Rupert Tourism STAGE Crab Eating Contest The first person to finish their Dungeness crab is the winner! Different categories • 1pm Kids’ contest: Ages 12 and under (one Dungeness crab each). • 1:30pmTeen contest: 13-18 years old (one Dungeness crab each) • 2:00pm FULL-Adult competition 19+ (two Dungeness crabs each). Cowbay Walking Wharf Event Viewing available on the Boardwalk The public one. Will be restricted to contestants and paid water rentals 12:30pm Canoe Race Starts Sponsored by: Powered by: The ones with the paddle! 1:45pm Quick and Daring Sailing Sponsored by:Rupert Wood'n Steel Powered by: PR Special Events
12-4pm Skeena Kayaking TUG-O-WAR challenge *Kayaks available to rent as well Text:250-624-1921 to book your adventure time Powered by: Skeena Kayaking
Port Edward Dock Eagle bluff one Sweat Rebel presents Yoga by the Sea 10am-10:45am Enjoy the strength and power of yoga in a serine environment. You won't regret it, and will be energized to take on the day! Led by: Crystal Sawatzky *Please bring a mat and water. LOCATION: PE Wharf Sponsored by: Sweat Rebel Fitness Powered by: Sweat Rebel Fitness
Cowbay Road in front of Atlin Terminal 23nd Annual Jim Ciccone Memorial 3on3 Basketball Challenge Bubble Trouble Championship Games LOCATION: Cowbay Road Sponsored by: PR Special Events Powered by: PRSES Volunteers Port Authority Parking Lot Big parking lot on Cowbay Road across from Atlin terminal Bubble Trouble Bouncy Castles FREE Atlin terminal Sponsored by: PRPA Powered by: Bubble Trouble Seastar painting Sponsored by: PRPA Powered by: PRPA Olde Time Trolley Company Come check out the coolest bus on Rupert roads! Sponsored by:Olde Time Trolley Company Powered by:Olde Time Trolley Company
OFF SITE EVENTS (Sunday)
Sunset Memorial Service Mariners Park Cancelled
I am drawn to the sea and the salty spray, My thoughts preserved, far beyond the shore. I am lost, I am found, with every wave, the tide, its pull, I break, I bleed, from the sea I was born, and to the sea, I will return, when I leave. -James McInerney
12-2pm Gymnastics Open House See it! Try it! Do it! Gymnastics on Sunday, June 11 from 12-2pm. Join us for our Open House where you will get to play and move at our facility! Entry: Free! Please bring your empty bottles when you come for our bottle drive fundraiser. Free or bring your empty bottles for our bottle drive More information. Minimum age, safety equipment required, etc. Waiver required upon entry - we will have forms to fill out before they go on equipment. Location of event: 181 George Hills Way