at Ambleside Park, West Vancouver
Come out and enjoy the festival and buy a meal to support the Coho Society's mission to save our Salmon.
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Coho Festival 2014 Schedules
Coho Main Stage
Coho Squamish Nation Village
Coho Kids Park Entertainment Stage
Coho Kids Park Activities
Coho Stewardship Zone
New This Year! - Tent Talks
The Coho Festival is a great public event where the whole family can enjoy a day at Ambleside Park of fun including: The Coho Run, The Coho Walk, The Coho Swim, activities for the kids, live entertainment, great food, and interactive learning about the environment, salmon, and other wildlife.The 2014 Coho Festival will be a near zero waste event, meaning that all possible materials used at the event will be recyclable, reusable, or compostable.
Patrons of the Coho Festival are encouraged to take public transit, walk or bike to the event. On the southeast corner of the Coho Save on Food garden will be an area to lock your bike to the fence. If you do need to drive there will be no parking on site, please use parking on local side streets and Carpool. There will be parking availible at Park Royal in the Northeast corner parkade only, located on Clyde Avenue east of Taylor Way. See the location on Google Maps here: http://bit.ly/13XbzrA . From Park Royal you can either take public transit to the Ambleside area or you can walk through the Capilano Pacific trail behind Park Royal South to Ambleside Park. See the location on Google Maps Here: http://bit.ly/1azWX8J.
The Coho Society flagship has long been the Coho Festival which is held the second Sunday after Labour Day each year. Several thousand people attend this event to take in environmental exhibits in our stewardship zone, to enjoy outdoor entertainment by the water in Ambleside Park, to participate in children's activities and to enjoy our famous salmon barbecue where we grill Ocean Wise Certified and Ecotrust Certified, wild, Haida Gwaii, Coho Salmon.The festival is the main fund raiser for the Coho Society to support it's Salmon Habitat rejuvenation projects, Fund research and The Coho festival also a venue for Coho Kids to raise funds for salmonid programs in the classroom.
Friends of Coho
Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club
Contact Printing & Mailing Ltd
Dynamic Equipment Rentals Ltd
Green Leaf Brewing Company
Super Save Group
Team Aquatics Supplies
Vancouver Open Water Swim Association
See photos of the previous Coho Festivals on Facebook here.