Haig-Brown Festival

On September 26, 2021, Rivers Day, join us on the banks of the Campbell River for a gathering that celebrates community with live music, vendors, activities and food.  We are so thrilled to have an in-person event this year, running from 11 am to 3pm. 

Downloadable schedule: 2021 Haig-Brown Festival Schedule

Schedule of Events

11:00 -12:40

Guided tours of the Haig-Brown House, starting every 20 minutes (signup required)

Location: House

11:00, 12:00

Music with Andrea Rose featuring Jesse Hampton

Location: Main Stage


Haig-Brown Kingfisher Creek’ Nature Walk with Greenways Land Trust

Location: Meet in front of Greenways Land Trust Booth

11:30 & 12:30

Seaspray Alley Troupe will offer improv performances of a riddle about a farmer, a fox, a chicken and a bag of grain. Watch them work through the answer with suggestions from the audience. 

Location: Upper lawn


Writing in the Woods: Nature Connection and Community Building with Jill Banting.  (sign up required)

Location: Meet at the large 20×20 tent by the garden, northwest side of property


Rivers and Restoration presentation with Callie Bouchard & Melody Fraser from Greenways Land Trust.

Location: Main stage


Taking Measure – A new podcast! 

Location: Main Stage


Stewardship Awards with the City of Campbell River 

Location: Main Stage


Preserving our Environment is Preserving our Culture with Cory Cliffe 

Location: Main Stage

11:00 -3:00

Story Walk (self-guided kids activity)

Location: Formal Lawns

11:00 -3:00

Pleine Air Painters (self-guided, follow the paint brush symbols)

Formal Lawns

11:00 -3:00

Natural Fibers Demonstration with the Midnight Shuttles.

Location: Formal Lawns

Food Vendors and Artisan Market throughout the Festival!


Thank you to our Festival Sponsors!