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Coquitlam Wins National Communities in Bloom Competition

Coquitlam Wins National Communities in Bloom Competition

COQUITLAM, BC, Oct. 31, 2016 – After almost a year of 125th birthday festivities, Coquitlam now has one more reason to celebrate: a national Communities in Bloom win. Announced Oct. 29 at the 2016 Communities in Bloom National/International Symposium and Awards Ceremonies in Regina, Coquitlam was recognized as the winner of the national Over-50,000 population […]

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Welcome the Salmon Home To Coquitlam On Oct. 23

Welcome the Salmon Home To Coquitlam On Oct. 23

COQUITLAM, BC, Oct. 18, 2016 – Throngs of Coquitlam residents will celebrate the annual fall return of chum and coho salmon to Hoy Creek at the popular Salmon Come Home event Sunday. Co-hosted by the City of Coquitlam and Hoy-Scott Watershed Society, the free family event will take place Oct. 23, 11 a.m. to 3 […]

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New Place des Arts art exhibit celebrates Coquitlam 125

New Place des Arts art exhibit celebrates Coquitlam 125

COQUITLAM, BC, Oct. 6, 2016 – Photography, wood, paint, and other mediums will convey different artistic interpretations of Coquitlam in a new exhibit running Oct. 7 to Nov. 15 at the Place des Arts. Part of the City’s year-long 125th anniversary celebrations, Capture Coquitlam kicks off on Oct. 7, 7-9 p.m. with an opening reception […]

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BC Summer Swimming Association Provincial Championships On Now

BC Summer Swimming Association Provincial Championships On Now

COQUITLAM, BC, Aug. 15, 2016 – The Coquitlam Sharks Aquatic Club hopes to make a big splash as they host the 58th annual BC Summer Swimming Association Provincial Championships, featuring competition in water polo, diving, synchronized swimming and speed swimming. Athletes ranging in age from 7 to 18 are competing in the BCSSA Provincial Championships at […]

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International Craft Beer Festival Comes to Town Centre Park

International Craft Beer Festival Comes to Town Centre Park

COQUITLAM, BC, July 26, 2016 – Craft beer connoisseurs rejoice – the first annual Coquitlam Kinsmen International Craft Beer Festival is coming to town, where beer aficionados can enjoy samples from over 50 local and international craft breweries. Join the Coquitlam Kinsmen on July 30 and 31 from 1 to 9 p.m. at Town Centre Park (1299 Pinetree Way) for their […]

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Salmon Sculptures Coming Soon to Coquitlam Public Spaces

Salmon Sculptures Coming Soon to Coquitlam Public Spaces

COQUITLAM, BC, July 23, 2016 – Within a few weeks, you won’t have to visit a river to catch a glimpse of sockeye salmon in Coquitlam. To mark its 125th anniversary, the City is permanently installing 12 handpainted salmon sculptures in parks and public spaces throughout the community in August and September. Unveiled July 23 […]

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Immerse Yourself In The Arts At Kaleidoscope

Immerse Yourself In The Arts At Kaleidoscope

COQUITLAM, BC, July 16, 2016 – Town Centre Park will be alive with music, storytelling, visual arts, theatre and dance on July 23 and 24 when Coquitlam hosts Kaleidoscope, a free two-day festival in celebration of the City’s 125th anniversary. Coquitlam’s Kaleidoscope festival will be the place to both enjoy and participate in all aspects […]

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Calling All Artists To Paint ‘Plein Air’ At Kaleidoscope

Calling All Artists To Paint ‘Plein Air’ At Kaleidoscope

COQUITLAM, BC, July 11, 2016 – Emerging and professional artists are invited to participate in a unique Plein Air competition at Kaleidoscope, Coquitlam’s upcoming  music, storytelling and arts festival. Kaleidoscope festival organizers are inviting up to 20 artists participate in a unique art competition on July 23-24 as follows: select a unique location within the […]

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