VISITOR
GUIDE

VISITOR
GUIDE

Community Information Hot Sheet

 

 

Downtown Salmon Arm Highlights:
  • Over 35 Restaurants and Eateries
  • 3 Downtown Parks
  • 2 Downtown community stages
  • Public Art Gallery
  • Trail System (wharf & around community)
  • Interpretive Nature Center (Near Wharf)
  • Two Movie Theaters
  • 230 bird species found in Salmon Arm
  • Live Theater—Shuswap Theater
  • Longest free standing wood wharf in N. America
  • Houseboat Docking
  • Over 150 shops and services
  • Great Water Park and Playground for kids
  • Nature Bay
  • Nesting Osprey around downtown
  • Free Public Access Boat Launch
  • Convention Center (Prestige Inn)
Summer Events and Activities
  • Downtown Farmer’s Market – Saturday’s 9:00 am to 1:30pm @ Ross St Plaza
  • Wednesday on the Wharf (6:45 start)
  • SAGA Art Gallery
  • Downtown Live Friday’s at 12:30pm and Saturday’s at 10:30am @ Ross St. Plaza Stage (Live Music)
  • Outdoor Movie Night – July
  • Theatre on the edge – July
  • Convention Center (Prestige Inn)
Fall Events and Activities
  • Downtown Farmer’s Market – Saturday’s 9:00 am to 1:30 pm @ Ross St Plaza
  • Apple Festival – September
  • Shuswap Friendship Day Soapbox Derby – September
  • Halloween Treat Trail – October
  • SAGA Art Gallery
  • Convention Center (Prestige Inn)
Winter Events and Activities
  • Downtown Light-Up & Askews Holiday Market – November
  • Free Family Holiday Matinee Movie – December
  • Breakfast with Santa – December
  • CPR Holiday Train – December
  • Winter Celebration Bonfire Night – December
  • SAGA Art Gallery
  • Convention Center (Prestige Inn)
Spring Events and Activities
  • Askews Downtown Clean-up – April
  • Salty Street Fest – May
  • Multicultural Day – June
  • SAGA Art Gallery
  • Convention Center (Prestige Inn)
Community Parks:
  • Fletcher Park—450 2 Avenue N.E.
  • Marine Peace Park—750 Marine Park Drive N.E.
  • McGuire Lake Park—681 TransCanada Highway N.E.
  • Peter Jannick Nature Park—345 Narcisse St NW

Please note that all are dog friendly except for Fletcher Park.
We do not have any off-leash dog parks in downtown however Downtown Salmon Arm is dog friendly.

Public Washrooms
  • Ross Street Plaza – Ross St and Hudson Ave
  • Fletcher Park – Near City Hall—2nd Ave N.E. Marine
  • Marine Peace Park – Wharf