Rockwood Centre sits in a magnificent garden on a hillside overlooking downtown Sechelt. Built in 1935 to serve tourists brought by steamer for summer excursions, the Lodge is now a heritage building, the gardens a public park.
For further information about Rockwood Centre, please call 604-885-4778.
View maps of the Sunshine Coast and Sechelt, showing the location of Rockwood Centre.
1 Rockwood Lodge
Washrooms: all washrooms onsite are gender neutral. The washrooms in the Rockwood Lodge accommodate wheelchairs with a wheel base measurement of up to 30″.
2 & 10 Portable Toilets
One of three units (10) is wheelchair accessible. The unit is located adjacent to the paved level pathway leading to the Festival Pavilion.
3 The Big Tent
Festival bookstore (operated by Talewind Books); Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts information table; Sunshine Coast self-published writers
4 Festival Pavilion
The Festival Pavilion, the venue for all numbered events, is fully accessible. Patrons with seating needs/requests are asked to call the office at 604-885-9631 to ensure that appropriate space/seating is reserved.
5 Festival Cafe and Saffron Restaurant
A variety of snacks, lunch items and beverages are available at the Festival Cafe. Saffron Restaurant returns in 2018 with their delicious samosas and other Indian items from their menu.
6 Strait Coffee
Organic fair trade coffee and tea
7 Beverage Booth
Wine, beer, cider, soft drinks, juice
8 Festival Office
Ticket sales, washrooms, lost and found. The washrooms at the rear of this building are not accessible by wheelchair.
9 Information Booth
Festival and tourist information