Ride-the-River Clean up

Calling on all river-lovers! Paddleboarders, kayakers, canoers, and rafters, we invite you to join Plastic-Free YYC on the Bow River to pick up garbage and debris that is on/in the river or along the riverbanks.  We will embark on a 2-4-hour float from Bowness Park to St. Patrick’s Island.

Date: Sunday, August 26, 2018
Time: 9:00am – 3:30pm
Cost: $25

Registration will open July 1st. 

Join our waitlist to be the first to know about event registration, click here.
We will need volunteers for this event, be sure to sign up early, here.
Local business interested in being an event sponsor please contact Briana Loughlin.


Tradesies Time – Swap, don’t Buy

Trade your items with others and reduce your impact on the environment at the same time!
Clothing, home decor, kitchen appliances, tools, toys, etc.

We had a lot of interest in our swap and want to host more.
Provide share your opinion in this 1 min survey about options for another Tradesies event, click here.

Email info@plasticfreeyyc.com to join the waitlist.


Contact Us for more information.


Donate Now

PLEASE help us in our mission. All of our operations are fully volunteer and donation based. Presently, ALL costs to make PFYYC happen, have been covered by our amazing team (on top of the countless hours of work they put in). Please help us continue our efforts by donating just $5 (one latte). Funds raised go towards: website & domain fees, event supplies like garbage bags and gloves, tradeshow/event registration fees, and printing & office supplies.

C$5.00