Georgia Strait Alliance organizes, hosts, and participates in dozens of events throughout the region each year. These events are a great chance to connect with the community, letting you know more about who we are and what we do while raising awareness about the issues we care so deeply about.

Community Events | Festival of Ocean Films


GSA team at the 2022 Vancouver Chinatown Festival – photo by Gil Aguilar

GSA in a community near you!

This summer, our team is making connections in communities on both sides of the Strait, including tabling at these local events. Please stop by and say hi if you’re in the neighbourhood!

Car Free Days

September 10 | 12pm – 7pm
Vancouver’s Commercial Street

Coho Festival

September 11 | 11am – 6pm
Ambleside Park, West Vancouver

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market

October 9 | 10am – 2pm
8th Ave. & Guelph St., Vancouver

Check back soon for updates and new events.

Festival of Ocean Films

Dive in and explore the ocean through the power of film – February 2023

Each year, Georgia Strait Alliance’s Festival of Ocean Films celebrates our connection to the ocean. Explore your relationship to the sea with beautiful films that inspire conversation and action.

All proceeds support the Georgia Strait Alliance and our work to protect the Salish Sea.

Don’t miss out by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or #VFOF.

Learn more about the festival – Submit a film

Check back often for more events!

Check back often for new events in a community near you, or keep up to date on events by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. These events take place on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples.