Salmon Festival Labour Day weekend in Port Alberni is synonymous with the Port Alberni Salmon Festival and Fishing Derby. Every year, large prize money attracts anglers and tourists to Clutesi Haven Marina.
Pg 3 A Labour Day parade float passes the Dominion Bank in 1908, followed by little girls in white dresses. Beside that is Ellis & Grogan and Riley & McCormick's saddlery store in its first location, 111 Eighth Avenue. It later moved to 205 Eighth Avenue. (Glenbow Archives)