Talk Like a Pirate, Halloween Tours, and more…

Haunted Tours behind-the-scenes. Shots of the Cannery's own Ross and Una

Do you like haunted tours? Want to learn how to talk like a pirate? Or find hidden treasure?  How can salmon can labels tell you more about Canadian history? Well, you are in for a treat because the Cannery is offering all of these possibilities and more.

Here is what we have in store:

International Talk Like a Pirate Day – September 17-19:

  • Enter yer best pirate phrase and win a chocolate treasure.
  • X marks the Spot, kids participate in a Cannery treasure hunt for gold.
  • Pirate crafts a-plenty.

October Culture Days – October 1 & 2:

  • Culture Days are celebrated at public institutions across Canada. In its second year here in BC, this event raises awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement¬†of all Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities.
  • Oct. 1st, 12 pm – 4 pm. Histories Revealed: Salmon Can Label Designs – Learn more about Canadian history through salmon can label designs over the past century.
  • Oct. 2nd, 10 am – 4 pm. A Little Taste of Home – Tonari Gumi (Japanese Community Volunteers Association) will offer free sample tastings from their increasingly popular Japanese cook book.

Halloween Tours at the Cannery – October 29th & 30th:

  • Our famous haunted tours at the Cannery will be offered over the weekend of October 29th and 30th.
  • Five tours will run each day. They sell out every year, so sign up soon; contact the admission desk at: 604-664-9009

Check our events calendar regularly, and check in with our blog to learn more about these and more exciting events in December.





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