Rick Hansen 25th Anniversary Relay

Date & Time: May 19, 2012 (5:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

Join us and meet Rick Hansen at the Rick Hansen 25 Anniversary Relay "End of Day" celebration at the White Rock Community Centre 15154 Russell Avenue.

Schedule of Events

Beginning at 5:00pm:

  • Live Music: “The Skepasts Band” (5pm), Payton Rector (5:40pm), Events Unlimited (6:05pm), Rhythm Wellness Drum Circle (6:30pm), Todd Brewer School of Music (7:30pm)
  • White Rock Firefighters Charity BBQ
  • Sea Star Face Painting
  • “Korki” the Clown Balloon Twisting
  • Library Live & On Tour Interactive Vehicle 
  • Peace Arch News Balloon Tent
  • Relay Sponsors including Scotiabank, McDonalds, BC Hydro, & Honda will also be onsite with interactive displays


  • Rick Hansen Relay Team Arrives – Official Content Begins
  • Introduction of Jayme Hall – Final Medal Bearer for White Rock
  • Welcoming Remarks
  • Singing of the National Anthem – “Mr.O'Canada” Mark Donnelly
  • Medal Bearer Dance


  • Conclusion of Official Ceremonies
  • Live Music


  • Conclusion

This is a family friendly event and all are welcome! Rick Hansen will be signing autographs at the conclusion of the official ceremonies.

Please note: Underground parking is available at the Community Centre (access from Russell Ave. between Johnston Rd & Foster St) Alternatively, you may park behind Central Plaza or on the street. There is no parking available along the plaza in front of the Community Centre.

Contact: Amy Baumann
(604) 541-2252