Venue & Accommodation

This year, Web of Change returns to Hollyhock Retreat Centre, an exceptional place deep in Canada's temperate rainforest. Hollyhock inspires and nourishes all who experience it.


Breathtaking views, contemplative beach walks and water activities, like kayaking and night swimming, add to the Web of Change experience. The setting provides change makers with space to recharge.

Do you have questions about the venue, accommodation or what it's like to attend Web of Change? We want to help.

Registration & Accommodation

Retreat registration is $595 per person. Registration includes access to all sessions and retreat activities (unless otherwise noted.)

Accommodation rates at Hollyhock include all meals (12) and range from $125-350/night plus taxes, based on room type. You have the option to select single, double, or dorm-style rooms. Even tenting is an option.

Access and Travel to Hollyhock

Once you arrive in Vancouver (YVR airport), there are various ways to travel to Hollyhock:

Ways to Get to Hollyhock From Vancouver From Seattle
Seaplane directly to Cortes Island (approx $195-$310 one way) 1 hour 2 hours
Flight to Campbell River & water taxi to Cortes Island (approx $150-$200 one way) 3 hours N/A
Drive to Campbell River & water taxi to Cortes Island (approx $130 one way) 6 hours 8 hours
Vanshare & ferry to Cortes Island (approx $100 one way) 7-8 hours 10 hours

Web of Change can help arrange travel plans.
Locate Hollyhock on the map.

Registration, accommodation and travel scholarships are available to help applicants attend, regardless of their ability to pay.

Things to Know about Web of Change at Hollyhock

  • You will need a valid passport to travel to Canada
  • Hollyhock has a wheelchair accessible room. However, the forested location is not wheelchair friendly and access to all resort facilities may prove difficult for those with varying physical abilities. Getting around the property will require assistance.
  • The conference proceedings are conducted in English.


Platinum Sponsors Salesforce Foundation Hollyhock

Gold Sponsors

Salsa Labs

Silver Sponsors

Care2 Wire Media Blue State Digital Agentic Firefly Partners Beaconfire

Bronze Sponsors

Advomatic Crowdtangle JacksonRiver Engaging Networks Sea Change Strategies ActionSprout Fission Strategy Organizer

supporting sponsors

Gott Advertising Center for Community Change