Welcome to the website of the Vancouver Wooden Boat Society!


Annual General Meeting
Saturday January 10, 2015, at 10:00am.


Agenda as a pdf file


Youville Residence
4950 Heather Street
Vancouver, B.C.
6th Floor



27th Annual Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival.

thank you...

For the Best Wooden Boat Show at Granville Island Yet! Thanks to the Wooden Vessels and Exibitors that attended, our sponsors and volunteers.

Click on this link to go to the 2014 Vessel and Exibitor Registry

The weather was fantastic. 60 wooden boats were on display. Let's do it again next year, August 27-30th, 2015 at Granville Island!

Congradulations to the 2014 Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival show winners:

Best work-boat or work-boat conversion: Saravan

Best power yacht under 30': Minnie the Moocher

Best power yacht over 30': Theloniuis

Best cruising sailboat over 30': Summertime of Wight

Best small boat, skin over wood frame: Little Twister

Best small boat modern construction: Nor'wester

Best small boat traditional construction: Raven

Best modern construction big boats: Aja

Best traditional construction big boats: Fifer Lady

Oldest Boat: El Mistico

Judges boat of the show: Minnie the Moocher

Peoples Choice award: Fifer Lady


Family Boat Building, Bevin's Skiff.


This site was updated January 25th, 2015.


A hand-held movie: Walking the Docks at the Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival

Video: Saravan departs Granville Island for the voyage to Ladysmith Habour

Video: Meko departs the 2014 VWBF for the voyage home

Video: Yacht tender "Feather" rows home from the 2014 VWBF

The Vancouver Wooden Boat Society is a non profit society composed of wooden boat owners and anyone who has an interest in wooden boats.

The Purposes of the Society are: