9th annual Quayside BOARDWALK festival & sale
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Quayside Drive & Reliance Court
New Westminster, BC, Canada
The QUAYSIDE COMMUNITY BOARD (QCB) and SPONSORS invite you to discover the treasures that only the 9th annual Quayside BOARDWALK festival & sale can provide. Hailed as the ‘largest outdoor recycling event in the lower mainland’, our motto is Repurpose, Reuse, Recycle & ReSELL! Both treasure hunters and sellers are welcome.
Saturday August 22 | 10am-3pm | New Westminster Esplanade/Boardwalk
Rain or Shine
This is the best outdoor shopping experience you and the entire family will have all year! There are literally thousands of items. Truly something for everyone! Following is just a brief outline of what the day will provide you, your friends and family as you stroll along the Fraser River. In its 9th year, this event continues to grow in popularity.
200 TABLES & BOOTHS |10,000+TREASURE HUNTERS|3 LIVE MUSIC STAGES|FOOD|KIDS ZONE|DOG WASH & PET CENTRE|SPECIAL DISPLAYS & ACTIVITES|CHARITY FUND-RAISING RAFFLE|COMMUNITY & CHARITY SERVICES | STREET PERFORMANCES
TREASURE SELLERS (DEADLINE FOR ENTRY: August 7th, 2015 @ 4pm)
You can qualify to sell your treasures at the BOARDWALK festival & sale. You can access all the required forms at www.quaysideboard.com . Please note that acceptance to participate is the sole discretion of the QCB senior event organizer. If you are unsure if you qualify, please send a brief description of what you would like to sell and send to email@example.com. Will we send you the required form if approved. There are tables available to both Residential and Commercial vendors as well as Not-for-Profit and Community Service groups.
Vendors (especially of used and unique items but new commercial goods are also welcome), Entertainers (buskers, street performance, dancers, demonstrations etc) are encouraged to visit quaysideboard.com to select the appropriate form and submit it by August 7th, 2015.
All applications must be submitted with payment either by hand to 239 Sixth Street, in New Westminster, or mailed to: QCB Festival c/o 239 Sixth Street, New Westminster, V3L 3A5. Credit cards will be accepted with a 3% service charge if application is submitted by email. Please follow directions for email info on the forms. If you have any questions, serious participants can call the number listed in the forms for more information.
TAKE A TOUR OR LEARN MORE! Follow the links to watch past events and to read more details as they come on board:
Take a look at what last year’s event provided the throngs of people who attended. Just follow this link: http://quaysideboard.com/htm/QCB%20Archives/2014/QCB%20archive%20AUGUST%2014.htm
New Westminster’s spectacular QUAYSIDE ESPLANADE & BOARDWALK; adjacent to the mighty Fraser River and parallel to Quayside Drive starting at the River Market and west along the residential area to the rail bridge. Please Google; Quayside Drive and Reliance Court (Head Quarters and geographical centre for the event). There is also a map located on our site www.quaysideboard.com for your convenience.
PAY PARKING & SKYTRAIN ACCESS
To park and walk, drive to RIVER MARKET or the Front Street Parkade off Columbia Street. By Skytrain? Get off at New Westminster/8th St. Station. Take the level crossing at Begbie St., or the overpass at Hyack Spirit Square to River Market then walk west on the Esplanade.
Currently there is No traffic Advisories.
We are pleased to welcome Print sponsor: THE RECORD back for the 9th year! Sponsors are still coming on board, so please watch for their addition to this listing.
We welcome any sponsorship enquiry. Please visit www.quaysideboard.com to print out the ‘Sponsor Request Letter’ and then contact us as directed. We have sponsorship opportunities available to bring exposure to your business or organization – please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
JOIN US FOR AN INCREDIBLE DAY OF FUN, FOOD & FESTIVITIES!