Who We Are

Imagine Comox Valley is a registered not-for-profit organisation comprised of a group of Comox Valley individuals who have taken on the mission to achieve the legislative and regulatory changes required to ensure a sustainable future for the Comox Valley. 

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Go Smart Day

#2014GoSmartDay saw almost 500 people take to the streets in downtown Courtenay in a celebration of fun, sun, sports, shopping, food, music and art. Organised by a handful of pro-active animateurs, supported by a few dozen volunteers and enjoyed by hundreds of community members, the event was a huge success.

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Ted X Comox Valley

Created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading,” the TEDx program is designed to give communities, organizations and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. Imagine Comox Valley and the people involved produce  Tedx events in the Comox Valley.

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Duncan Avenue Commons

The Duncan Avenue Task Force is a DCBIA led initiative championing the establishment of a “Pedestrian Plaza” along a short segment of Duncan Avenue between 5th and 6th Street. This Plaza would be a home for community and celebration in Downtown Courtenay.

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Youth Media Project

The Youth Media Project is a program for community action through media involving 9 participants between the ages of 16 – 30. For 12 weeks youth work as a team to create videos expressing their visions for change in the Comox Valley, and are connected with job placements in the Valley. The project welcomes all youth, including immigrant youth, Aboriginal youth, street-involved youth and others who face barriers to employment.

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The organisation focuses on 4 major events as a means to stimulate and inspire Comox Valley residents

Recent News & Events

YMP 2014: What is your vision for change in the Comox Valley?

Over twelve weeks a team of Comox Valley Youth were immersed in learning digital media-making and employability skills through the Comox Valley Art Gallery, resulting in a series of original videos which express a vision for change in the Comox Valley.  The Youth...

Moonlight and Magic is here!

Moonlight and Magic is a highly anticipated annual event that hits the streets of beautiful Downtown Courtenay this Nov 21-23! Businesses, arts organizations and charities will all join forces to get the Comox Valley into the “seasonal swing of things”....

Go Smart Day Downtown Scavenger Hunt Criteri-fun Sunday

If you are interested in participating please pre-register by emailing Imaginecomoxvalley@gmail.com with the word Criteri-fun in the subject heading. A criterium, is a bike race held on a short course often run on closed-off city center streets. Race length can be...