Recreation, Parks and Culture

Contact information:
Recreation Coordinator

Bylaw No. 1806 - Recreation Fees and Charges (2017-2019) 


If you are planning on holding an event on Town of Smithers property, please ensure an Event Request Form   is submitted at least 30 days prior to the event. If you have any questions, please contact the Recreation Coordinator at 250.847.1600 or



Bovill Square was opened in August 2013. The park is located at the corner of Main Street and Broadway Avenue. It is a public space owned/maintained by the Town of Smithers. It is meant to provide the local community a location for small and medium sized arts/music/cultural performances and special events. There is no rental fee to use the park/stage. If you would like to book the use of the Bovill Square, please fill out the "Bovill Square Rental Request Form" and contact the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Culture at phone: 250.847.1600.

Event Liability Insurance Policy


Photo credit: Dan Mesec