Recovery Day BC – addiction and mental health information fair, music festival, kids zone and so much more

40,000 people attended Recovery Day in 2023, THANK YOU!

North America’s Largest  Addiction and Mental Health Recovery Recovery Event!

Everyone Welcome to this family fun-filled event for all ages. 

Learn about mental health and addiction recovery services, shop at our artisan’s booths, eat delicious food from our food trucks, and listen to great music at one of our stages.  There is lots of fun for kids too, with an adventure zone, and a mega-kids zone!



See photos of Recovery Day here

200 Vendor Spaces!

  • Food Tucks
  • Health information
  • Artisans
  • Food Trucks
  • Retail
  • Goods and Services

Volunteer for Recovery Day

From security, to stage help, to kids zone, to road closures, we need 250 volunteers – click here to volunteer. 

What happens at Recovery Day? 

  • Food Trucks
  • Artisans
  • Mental Health and Addiction Service Providers
  • Adventure Zone with Rock Climbing, Virtual Reality Pods, Swing Dancing, and Axe Throwing
  • Kids Zone with Facepainters, Clowns, Magicians, Balloon Art
  • Overdose Memorial Tree to honour those lost too soon
  • 4 Music Stages

Recovery Day BC in New Westminster has become one of the world’s largest events celebrating recovery and raising awareness that recovery from addiction and mental health issues is possible.

Thank you to all our past sponsors, volunteers, performers, and guests, see you all on September 7th 2024

If you would like to contact us please email


Get In On This!

Our Volunteer Team Leads are working hard to plan for all of your helping hands! If you are free on September 10th and are excited to help make this substance-free event happen, 

fill out our Volunteer form!

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Contact Us

email to contact us.