Jericho Beach Park

  • Phone: 604.257.8400
Beautiful public beach on the South side of English Bay between the North foot of Discovery Street and just West of Alma Street . Site of the popular summer Folk Music Festival and the Jericho Sailing Centre. Great launching area for wind surfers. Concession at East side of Park plus an off-leash area for dogs. Life guarded daily from Victoria Day to Labour Day.

July 19, 2024 - July 21, 2024

Every July, you’ll find Vancouverites heading down to Jericho Beach for the Vancouver Folk Musical Festival, a major event on the world folk and roots music circuit, and one that might just change your mind about what constitutes “folk music.” The Vancouver Folk Music Festival is a unique, community-based celebration of the finest in contemporary and traditional folk and roots music. It is an event that connects generations of families, groups of friends, and community members who come to enjoy music, dance, food… more