A Free Event to Celebrate Overcoming Addiction
When: September 8th, 2018
Where: 6th Avenue & 6th Street in Uptown New Westminster BC
Whether you are in recovery, an ally to someone who is in recovery, or you just think that sobriety is awesome – come on out! Everyone is welcome to celebrate recovery from addiction.
This is a substance-free, wicked-awesome and family-friendly event all in one. Part music festival, part carnival, part educational event: Recovery Day BC is a celebration, a rally, a memorial for those lost, and a tool to raise awareness for recovery while reducing the stigma of addiction recovery.
Recovery Day BC, 2018 FEATURING:
- Headliner Matthew Good, free concert at 4pm
- 20,000 Attendees
- 90 Booths and Vendors
- Canada’s largest Mental Health and Addiction Wellness Health Expo
- Special Guest Performances & Street Acts
- Live Music
- Kids Zone
- Memorial Site
- TEDx Style Speaker Tent
But did you know it’s also Recovery Week?!
After years of having just one annual day to officially celebrate recovery, 2017 marked the first official “Recovery Week” in BC! The Vancouver Recovery Society kicked it up a notch to bring you the Recovery Capital Conference, and the second annual event is taking place on September 6th -7th 2018.