Come and get your sockeye cleaned!

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If you head down to the Steveston Public Sales Float and happen to buy yourself a whole salmon -‘in the round’, as they say- stop by the Cannery to have it cleaned! We’ve got a team of experienced volunteers happy to help you out with the messy work, like gutting your fish and removing the . . . → Read More: Come and get your sockeye cleaned!

Friday Night Jazz with Hasselbach

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Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, a multi-instrumental jazz musician, performed at the latest of the Gulf of Georgia Cannery’s Music at the Cannery series last Friday August 1st. As one might expect, the very talented JUNO award winning artist drew quite a large crowd and by 6:15, 15 minutes prior to the show’s start, all 150 seats . . . → Read More: Friday Night Jazz with Hasselbach

A Couple of Hooligans at the Cannery

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We’re not referring to those riotous young’uns running around town, but rather – a blues band called “A Couple of Hooligans”, featuring Dave Webb on the keyboard and Harpdog Brown on vocals, who performed at Music at the Cannery last Friday. Harpdog Brown is wearing a shimmery blue suit paired with baby blue oxfords. He . . . → Read More: A Couple of Hooligans at the Cannery

Try our Salmon Taste Challenge this summer!

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The Salmon Taste Challenge at the Cannery is now in full swing! Just like another famous ‘soda pop’ Taste Challenge, visitors are invited to taste two different species of canned salmon, and then select their preference. Over the past four weekends, we have conducted over 25 blind tastings with more than 250 participants! Throughout . . . → Read More: Try our Salmon Taste Challenge this summer!

The Jessica Stuart Few Strike a Chord in Steveston

All heavy clouds and murky skies, last Friday was the typical deceiving calm before the storm. Fortunately for Music at the Cannery and their performers The Jessica Stuart Few, the rain managed to hold off for the duration of the show. And good thing, too – what a shame it would have been to . . . → Read More: The Jessica Stuart Few Strike a Chord in Steveston

Uke enthusiasts entertained by Ralph Shaw

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Last Friday, July 11, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery was graced with sunny skies and sunny spirits, no doubt buoyed by the presence of Ralph Shaw – the one and only King of Ukulele. Bright, captivating, and humorous, his British Music Hall inspired music was met with enthusiasm by all. (So much enthusiasm, in . . . → Read More: Uke enthusiasts entertained by Ralph Shaw

“Mussels in Love” screens at the Cannery

Food and film are a natural pairing. Both capture the senses as well as the imagination. The Screen Bites program of the 2014 Your Kontinent Film & Media Arts Festival is taking the food + film experience to the next level. Get immersed into a culinary cinema screening of “Mussels in Love” (original title . . . → Read More: “Mussels in Love” screens at the Cannery

Can YOU handle our long weekend line-up?

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Canada Day is coming up and we’re getting ready for a fantastic long weekend! Join us for our new summer programming, our Ships-to-Shore costumed guided tours, a little World Cup spirit and, of course, for free admission and fun on July 1st. Here’s what’s happening: Saturday, June 28th Salmon Taste Challenge at 11:30am, 1:30pm . . . → Read More: Can YOU handle our long weekend line-up?

Come hear some Fishy Tales!

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Ever wandered the Steveston waterfront admiring the fishing boats, but had no idea which one caught your dinner? This summer, the Cannery will be hosting commercial fishermen to teach you their practical skills and tell you tales of their adventures. Learn how to mend a net, tie a knot, navigate, and recognize different kinds of . . . → Read More: Come hear some Fishy Tales!

Take our Salmon Taste Challenge!

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Have you ever tasted canned salmon? Do you have a favourite species? Starting this weekend, canned salmon novices, connoisseurs and everyone in between can test their tasting skills at our Salmon Taste Challenge! We will be conducting blind tastings at 11:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm every Saturday and Sunday from June 28th to September 7th. Join . . . → Read More: Take our Salmon Taste Challenge!