White Rock Sea Festival Committee

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  • 3rd Thursday of every month (or as scheduled) at 4:00 p.m.
  • White Rock City Hall- 15322 Buena Vista Ave

* For a full list of 2020 Committee dates please see the 2020 Committee Meeting Calendar on the main Boards & Committees Page

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The White Rock Sea Festival Committee (the Committee) is mandated by City Council to organize, promote, and host a high profile elite caliber summer festival called the White Rock Sea Festival. The Committee will have the authority to act on behalf of the municipality to ensure the festival is a success through revenue generation, acquiring corporate sponsorship, developing business community relations, event marketing and arranging festival activities and entertainment. The Committee will govern the event, and be responsible for developing operating principles.

Advisory Body Resources


Council Representative (non-voting):

Councillor Helen Fathers
Councillor Christopher Trevelyan (alternate)

Community Members: 

Donna Campbell, ChairpersonMaureen Beales
Heather CrawfordIryna Filonova
Karen HuangFay Kubacki
Anita NielsenCindy Poppy
J. Brian SullivanPeter (Bida) Zheng
Mia Pederson

* All members of the Sea Festival Committee have been appointed with a term ending March 31, 2021.