Christmas at the Cannery – Festival of Trees


The Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society and Steveston Merchants Association present this year’s Festival of Trees, from November 29th to December 31st, inside the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site. Merchants and community groups from the Steveston area will show off their creative talents by decorating their own Christmas trees, which will be on display inside the historic cannery, for a friendly competition to earn your votes*! The winning tree will be announced on December 20th at the Cannery Farmers’ Market.

Holiday Hours:
Open daily 10am to 5pm
Dec. 24 & 31  Open 10am to 2pm
Closed Dec. 25& 26, Jan. 1

*Bring a donation for the Richmond Food Bank to vote for your favourite tree.  Regular admission to the Cannery will apply on non-market days.

This year’s participating groups are as follows:

The Buck and Ear
Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society
Richmond Lions Club
Little Mexico Cantina
London Heritage Farm
Nurse Next Door
Pajo’s on the Wharf
Sinfully the Best
Sockeye City
Steveston Coffee Co. 
Steveston Insider
Steveston Rotary
Steveston Smiles
Steveston Interurban Tram
World of Music and Arts

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