Lillooet

Salmon in the Canyon Festival
Saturday, August 5th

3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Cayoosh Creek Campground
100 Cayoosh Park Rd, Lillooet, BC, Canada

Please join FraserFEST in celebrating the greatest salmon spawning river in the world—the Fraser River—at the free Salmon in the Canyon Festival. This is a family-friendly event with games and activities for all ages, including mini golf, a salmon maze and obstacle course, fish ID, bike rodeo and more.

— 3:00 pm – Festival starts  —
5:00 pm – Dignitary welcome
— 6:30 pm – Live music on main stage —

Please bring your own plate, bowl, utensils and cup.

Food booths featuring salmon burgers, chicken, chili, bannock, scalloped potatoes, corn, salads and dessert.
Drumming ceremony.
Knowledge sharing around the Fraser River’s cultural and ecological importance and concerns.
Speeches from community leaders and dignitaries.
Live music featuring vocalist Rachelle van Zanten from the Cariboo.

Salmon in the Canyon poster(click to see larger poster)

Up for an Adventure?

Raft the Fraser Canyon with us or come cheer on Lillooet local,
Keely Weget-Whitney, as she begins her Fraser Canyon Swim.

There are a total of four rafting excursions available.
More information.