Recreation and Parks BC Magazine

Recreation and Parks BC is the official magazine of the BC Recreation and Parks Association. Each issue features articles by guest writers about the latest innovations in the sector, news reports from the regions, and a calendar of events, courses, workshops and conferences.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia in the production of this resource.


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Back issues are also available from this link.

Fall 2017: Youth

This issue of Recreation & Parks BC shines a light on the work and impact of our community recreation sector on youth. This back to school edition of our magazine offers a great chance to learn about some projects and programs happening across Canada, provincially, and at the municipal level.

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Article Submissions

If you would like to share your knowledge, research material and innovative ideas with BCRPA members, send your ideas or articles to the magazine's editor for consideration at communications (at)
This magazine is created by a committee of volunteer members in conjunction with the BCRPA office.


The magazine is sent to over 600 members of the BCRPA, stakeholders, and a list of subscribers. For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, and the general public,  please contact corpsales (at)

View and download the 2018 Media Kit for the full picture

► View and download the 2018 Advertising Rate Card,

► View and download the complete 2018 Editorial Calendar


Magazine themes and deadlines at-a-glance:                                                           

Issue   Theme Copy and Ad Deadline
Fall 2017 Youth 04 August 2017
Winter 2018  TBD 11 December 2017
Spring/Summer 2018  TBD 04 May 2018
Fall 2018  TBD 28 September 2018


Additional Advertising Opportunities: 

Learn more about advertising in FitLife BC magazine.


For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, please contact corpsales (at)