Recreation and Parks BC Magazine

Recreation and Parks BC is the official magazine of the BC Recreation and Parks Association. Each issue features articles by guest writers about the latest innovations in the sector, news reports from the regions, and a calendar of events, courses, workshops and conferences.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia in the production of this resource.


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Winter 2017: Canada 150

To those connected to the field of parks, recreation and cuture in British Columbia, Canada 150 has provided a stimulus for hundreds of local BC initiatives, many of which have secured federal funding as an assist. This issue of Recreation & Parks BC profiles a number of local initiatives tied to Canada 150 and the national celebration.

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Article Submissions

If you would like to share your knowledge, research material and innovative ideas with BCRPA members, send your ideas or articles to the magazine's editor for consideration at communications (at)
This magazine is created by a committee of volunteer members in conjunction with the BCRPA office.


The magazine is sent to over 600 members of the BCRPA. For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, please contact corpsales (at)

View and download the 2017 Media Kit for the full picture

► View and download the 2017 Advertising Rate Card,

► View and download the complete 2017 Editorial Calendar


Magazine themes and deadlines at-a-glance:                                                           

Issue   Theme Copy and Ad Deadline
Winter 2017 Canada's 150 Celebration 09 December 2016
Spring/Summer 2017 Regional Parks 24 March 2017
Fall 2017 Youth 04 August 2017


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For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, please contact corpsales (at)