Tools for Event Planners
A varied offering of entertaining and safe community events contributes to Richmond's vision to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.
Successful events contribute significantly to Richmond's social and economic well being. To that end the City wants to help you make your event successful.
What Would You Like To Do?
Advertise in our Calendar of Events
Members of the community are invited to include their events in our Richmond Events Calendar.
Calendar submissions are temporarily offline while we perform system maintenance. Please check back tonight or tomorrow morning.
Submit a Calendar Event
Please read our Criteria for Posting Events, Disclaimer, and Privacy Notice.
Apply for Permits and Approvals
Event organizers can use our one-stop shopping Event Applications & Approvals System to streamline the process of getting all the necessary application forms, permits, licences, and approvals needed to host an event in Richmond from all of the local agencies involved with public events.
Also be sure to see the Event Applications & Approvals page for help navigating the approvals process and using the online Applications and Approvals System.
Find a Venue for Your Event
See below to find venues and services information.
About Hosting Events in Richmond
Please visit our Sport and Event Hosting section for information on venues and services available for event planners.
The City has staff who are able to assist event planners in obtaining the necessary permits, licences and services required to plan a successful event. For more information contact:
Events and City Facilities Rentals Office
5599 Lynas Lane
Richmond, BC V7C 5B2