Richmond Olympic Experience
Industry Fam

Richmond Tourism Challenge FAM

Experience the various world-class attractions and heritage sites in Richmond on Tourism Richmond’s Industry Familiarization (FAM) tour. For those participating in the 2019 Tourism Challenge, you will be able to collect 7 stamps!

This FAM is open to all Tourism Richmond stakeholders' front-line employees (including non-Tourism Challenge participants) and Tourism Challenge participants.

Attractions

We will be visiting the following attractions:

When

Please join us on one of the following dates from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019
  • Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019

Itinerary 

10:00am  Pick up at River Rock Casino Resort (1 stamp) - please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to departure

10:15am - 11:15am  Get Inspired by the Olympic Experience at the Richmond Oval (1 stamp)

11:25am - 11:40pm  Visit the Richmond Art Gallery and Richmond Museum (1 stamp)

12:00pm  Arrive at Steveston 

12:00pm - 1:30pm  Explore Steveston - visit the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site (1 stamp), Steveston Interurban Tram (1 stamp) and Steveston Museum (1 stamp). Enjoy lunch at your own leisure in Steveston

1:30pm Meet at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site to drive over to Britannia Shipyards National Historical Site

1:40pm - 2:30pm  Tour Britannia Shipyards National Historical Site (1 stamp) 

2:30pm  Depart Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site

2:45pm  Arrive back at River Rock - thank you for joining us!

* Please note that the above itinerary is for reference only, and is subject to change. You will be notified if anything changes prior to the start of the FAM.

Terms and Conditions

The maximum capacity per FAM is 20 persons. Due to space limitations, we are currently only accepting 4 people per organization. Subsequent registrants from the same organization will be put on a waiting list.

In order to participate, you must be either a front-line employee of a Tourism Richmond stakeholder, or a Tourism Challenge participant, or both. If you do not meet the requirements, we reserve the right to cancel your registration.

Each Tourism Challenge passholder can bring one guest with them, subject to availability at the time of booking.

A fee of $20 per person will apply for no-shows. If you need to cancel, please inform us in writing 24 hours prior to the start of the FAM.

Regretfully, we do not have any wheelchair accessible seating available on the buses.

Terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

RSVP

Please click below to reserve your spot.