“Where the Sea Meets the Sky”

The 2023 UELAC Dominion Conference and AGM

June 1-4, 2023

Hosted by Pacific Region Branches of the UELAC



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Flight discount | Tours | Hotel | Room rates & booking | BC Tourism



“Oyez, Oyez, Oyez!”

By order of the Constitution of the United Empire Loyalists’ Association of Canada, you are hereby invited to attend the 109th Annual General Meeting:

“Where the Sea Meets the Sky”
Thursday, June 1 – Sunday, June 4, 2023
Vancouver – Richmond, British Columbia

Once again as hosted in 1994, 2010 and 2015, the West Coast invites UELAC members and their guests to the beautiful Province of British Columbia. Come join the Reunion of UELAC Friends; enjoy the camaraderie we have missed for over two long years.

The UELAC Pacific Region Branches of Chilliwack, Victoria, Thompson-Okanagan, and Vancouver will be your hosts for the 2023 UELAC Hybrid Conference and AGM.

Registration is open. Details of the guest speakers and their presentations are posted. Keep reading for details on flights, accommodations, tours, and more, below:


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Flight Booking Discount

The 2023 UELAC Conference Committee is pleased to announce our 2023 Conference Flight Booking Discount Program for “Where the Sea Meets the Sky:

  • Click here for the promotional codes and details for booking your flight at an exclusive discount through Air Canada or WestJet



Conference Highlight Tours: (Friday, 02 June 2023)

Experience one of two full-day tours (including lunch) with our cheerful Tour Guides:

Tour ‘A’: Enjoy a Vancouver Cultural/Sightseeing Tour of Vancouver City (lunch included) with stops at the historic and beautiful Stanley Park, followed by a fully guided tour at the Museum of Vancouver at Vanier Park.


Tour ‘B’: Choose to explore fascinating heritage Steveston, a small coastal historic, fishing village in Richmond, BC, which boasts two National Historic Sites, the Gulf of Georgia BC Cannery and the Britannia Shipyards.

Be sure to register early as there is room for only 55 guests per tour! Early-bird registrants also enjoy a discounted rate!




Watch “A Conversation with author Anne Wyness about Vancouver’s James Inglis Reid Ltd. – part of Tour A on Friday, June 2, 2023:


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Watch “Museum of Vancouver PSA – part of Tour B on Friday, June 2, 2023:


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The registration form is now available!



Hotel & Venue

Our chosen venue, the prestigious 4-Star Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel and Conference Centre is located in Richmond, (Greater Vancouver) British Columbia.

Rates and booking information are now posted.

Free Parking

Complimentary hotel parking alert!

All “in-person” 2023 conference attendees will receive complimentary hotel EVENT and PARKING REGISTRATION via Offstreet Parking Registration.


Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC



BC Tourism

Have you ever thought of making British Columbia a destination holiday in 2023?

While attending the 2023 UELAC Conference, “Where the Sea Meets the Sky” (June 1-4), why not extend your visit a extra few days (pre- or post-conference) to enjoy the natural beauty and superb hospitality of British Columbia?

Remember, your conference accommodations at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel & Conference Centre can be extended at the exclusive conference prices.

Show Your Badge for Exclusive Discounts!

Whether you have one hour or 72 hours outside your commitments, Tourism/Destination Vancouver have all kinds of experiences and value-added offers to fit your schedule. From cultural attractions, one-of-a-kind adventures and to only-in-Vancouver amazements, here are just a few ways you can fill your time (and your memory bank).

2023 UELAC Conference Attendees are eligible to receive exclusive discounts at participating member businesses.

Check us out at: www.destinationvancouver.com/meeting/explore-the-city/show-your-badge/


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Have you registered? Registration is now open!


Check out the Schedule of Events (PDF)