Coquitlam in Bloom

The Coquitlam in Bloom program fosters community pride for green space enhancements through stewardship events and initiatives such as Park Spark, Adopt-a-Park, and Bad Seed community weed pulls.

This year's Coquitlam in Bloom initiatives will focus on youth in our community​. Watch for a Pop-up Youth Park at Mundy Park, Fun Nights at the Stadium, community tidiness initiatives, a 23-foot-tall planted sculpture at Town Centre Park, and a return of Park Spark, Coquitlam Munch edible gardens, pollinator gardens, Spotlight on Sport and other activities. Read more.

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volunteersSpotlight on Sport: Come Out & Play!

Once again the 2019 Coquitlam in Bloom initiatives will shine a spotlight on community sport – and all the people who make it happen. Many thanks to the volunteers, players, coaches and club executives who play important roles in our the sporting community.

​See below for upcoming workshops, drop-ins and try-it sessions, all part of the Spotlight on Sport initiative. 

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Family Fun Sports Nights

All ages welcome for this fun, free family sports night drop-in!

  • When: Thursdays, June 20 – Aug. 29 | 6:30 – 8 p.m.
  • Where: Ted Fridge Field, Town Centre Park

Free Drop-in Badminton

Drop by to use our equipment for a pick-up game of badminton in the park. Open to all ages. 

  • When: Saturdays, July 6 – Aug. 31 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Where: Glen Park

Free Disc Golf Try-it

Learn how to play disc golf and practice using our equipment. BC Disc Sports will be on-site to provide
instruction and review game etiquette. Bring your friends and family for a fun morning!

  • When: Saturdays, July 20, Aug. 31 & Sept. 21 | 10 am. – 12 p.m.
  • Where: Mundy Park Disc Golf Course

Fun Nights at the Stadium

Giant JengaDrop-in for badminton, soccer, snacks, music and a social area with giant Jenga. ​It's free so bring your friends for a fun night!

  • Fridays, 6 – 9 p.m.
  • 13 – 18 years
  • South end of Percy Perry Stadium, Town Centre Park
  • FREE

Pop-up Youth Park, Presented by Coast Capital Savings

Pop-up Youth ParkHours of Operation

The Pop-up Youth Park will feature a modified shipping container, portable outdoor furniture, a temporary sand volleyball court, mobile bike track, basketball hoops and a new sports lending library with gear for ball hockey, pickleball, lacrosse and basketball.

It will be a place to hang out with friends, play games, be active, listen to music or join in artistic activities such as weaving, painting and Zen gardening.

  • Pop-up Activities (staffed): Tuesday – Saturday | 2 – 7 p.m.
  • Passive Activities (unstaffed): Open Daily | Dawn – Dusk

About Coast Capital Savings

Coast Capital SavingsCoast Capital Savings is Canada’s largest credit union by membership and B.C.’s first credit union to become a federal credit union. Owned by its 572,000 members, Coast Capital offers banking and investment services digitally and through its 52 branches in the Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Okanagan and Vancouver Island regions of British Columbia. An Imagine Canada Caring Company and a Certified B Corporation in recognition of its social performance, Coast Capital invests 10 per cent of its bottom line in youth focused community organizations, programs, partnerships and events. The credit union has been recognized as one of Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures™, and holds a Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation. Coast Capital has a history of introducing innovative products to help their members achieve financial well-being including Canada’s first free chequing account from a full-service financial institution and Help Extras®, enabling members to invest in their future. To learn more, visit coastcapitalsavings.com.

More 2019 Coquitlam in Bloom Highlights

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  • Free Sports Equipment Libraries

  • 'Chief of the Undersea World' Eco-Sculpture

National Tree Day Volunteers​Get Involved

  • Help keep Coquitlam tidy and litter-free.
  • Help beautify the places where you live, work or spend time – consider planting a garden, tidying up the property and improving street appeal. 
  • Protect our pollinators! Consider making your own pollinator garden this spring.
  • Join a Bad Seed weed pull and learn how to stop the introduction and spread of plants that can be harmful to people, animals and ecosystems.

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  • Adopt-a-Bench

  • Become a Sports Host

BC Communities in Bloom Conference & Awards Ceremony

Coquitlam is proud to host this year's Communities in Bloom conference Sept. 20 & 21, 2019. This two-day event includes educational sessions, site tours and a formal awards banquet for volunteers involved in
Communities in Bloom from communities across the province.

A schedule of events and registration information is coming soon | Register Now 

For questions about registration, please contact parkspark@coquitlam.ca

About Coquitlam in Bloom

Want to learn more about the many programs and initiatives that make Coquitlam in Bloom an award-winning program? Check out our 2018 Profile Book and watch our video.





​Past Results

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  • 2018 Coquitlam in Bloom

  • 2017 Coquitlam in Bloom

  • 2016 Coquitlam in Bloom

  • 2015 Coquitlam In Bloom

Communities in Bloom 

Communities in Bloom is a Canadian non-profit organization committed to fostering community pride, environmental responsibility and beautification. It uses friendly competition between communities to bring together local businesses, service clubs, residents and civic government to focus on enhancing their community. www.communitiesinbloom.ca

Learn more about Coquitlam's involvement in Communities in Bloom by watching this video made by Metro Vancouver

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