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March 26 - May 7, 2016 

Ben Williamson: Vacationers @ Arnica Artist Run Centre

Montreal-based artist Ben Williamson's exhibition, Vacationers, (opening Saturday, March 26), chronicles the vacation travels of an unknown elderly couple through their 'snapshots'. Painting in oil on discarded, recycled plastic sheets Williamson produces ethereal, ghostly images that allude to the ephemerality of photographs, the reliability of memory and life's transitory nature.



For more information phone 250-319-6174 or Email. Website

April 1 - June 24, 2016 

Yarn & Yap: Seniors' drop in @ North Kamloops Library

Do you knit, crochet, do needlepoint or cross stitch? Bring your projects to the North Kamloops Library! Share patterns and ideas, or simply chat with others who share your interests. This program runs every Friday between April 1-June 24 from 12:30-2pm.



For more information phone 2505541124 or Email.

April 2 - June 25, 2016 

Scrapbooking Shenanigans @ North Kamloops Library

Do you love scrapbooking but don't have a place to work on it? We will be setting up tables at the North Kamloops Library every Saturday from April 2-June 25 from 12-4pm for scrapbookers to drop in and work their magic. Please bring your own scrapbooking materials.



For more information phone 2505541124 or Email.

April 6 - June 22, 2016 

Games & Gab @ North Kamloops Library

Enjoy board games and good company at the North Kamloops Library every Wednesday between April 6-June 22 from 12:30-2pm!



For more information phone 2505541124 or Email.

April 7 - May 19, 2016 

Kamloops Film Series presents Spring Series @ Paramount Theatre

Featuring 6 crowd pleasing films from our own back yard and around the globe. For film and ticket information please visit kamloopsfilmseries.ca



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April 21 - May 7, 2016 

In A Blue Moon @ Pavilion Theatre

After her dad dies, 6-year-old Frankie and her mom move to an old cottage at Monte Lake for a new start. There they meet Frankie’s uncle, Will, a freelance photographer, and a tender love story unfolds over the years between the three as they begin to thread together a new understanding of family. A beautiful new play, starring Kamloops’ Anita Wittenberg and her daughter Emma Tow.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 22 - August 20, 2016 

Ground Control @ The Kamloops Museum

The KMA presents Ground Control, an exhibition exploring skateboard culture with a focus on Kamloops. Along with an array of historical skateboards, boards from pros that have emerged from Kamloops, skateboard films, photos and video footage of local skateboarders, this exhibition highlights some of the issues that shape this activity which, more often than not, is embraced as a lifestyle more than a hobby.



For more information phone 250-828-3576 Website

April 23 - October 29, 2016 

Saturday Kamloops Farmers' Market @ 200th Block of St. Paul Street

Every Saturday 8:00am to 1:00pm. Market runs from April 23, 2016 - October 29, 2016. On St. Paul Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue. Crafts and home-based businesses in the Stuart Wood school yard.



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April 28 - May 7, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents In A Blue Moon @ Pavilion Theatre

After her dad dies, 6-year-old Frankie and her mom move to an old cottage at Monte Lake for a new start. There they meet Frankie's uncle, Will, a freelance photographer, and a tender love story unfolds over the years between the three as they begin to thread together a new understanding of family. A beautiful new play, starring Kamloops' Anita Wittenberg and her daughter Emma Tow. 



For more information phone 250-372-3216 Website

April 30 - May 7, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents Mozart Festival

Presenting ten events including two bring your lunch free lunch hour performances. You also receive 15% off at Red Collar Beer when you bring a ticket stub from any Mozart festival event. 

Tickets for the events available at www.kamloopslive.ca



For more information phone 50-374-5483 or Email. Website

May 4 - October 26, 2016 

Wednesday Kamloops Farmers' Market @ 400th Block of Victoria Street

Every Wednesday 8:00am to 1:00pm. Market runs from May 4, 2016 - October 26, 2016. On Victoria Street, between 4th and 5th Avenue.

   
   



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May 4 - 14, 2016 

2016 Kamloops Wine Festival

The Kamloops Art Gallery is thrilled to present the Annual Kamloops Wine Festival starting May 4th and culminating with the grand finale of the Consumer Wine Tasting May 14th.  This week is filled with various wine dinners and seminars to please and intrigue the wine palate.  Educational, entertaining and offering a chance to sample what may just become your new favourite wine!



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May 4, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony's String Quartet, Flute & Clarinet @ TRU Barber Centre

Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 7:00 pm TRU Barber Centre The second chamber music performance during Kamloops Symphony's Mozart Festival will feature a combination of wind and string instruments performing the light, melodic and happy music of Mozart. The string quartet is a very popular ensemble for chamber music.



For more information phone (250) 372-5000 or Email. Website

May 5, 2016 

Preparing for Retirement @ North Kamloops Library

Join us at the North Kamloops Library at 7pm for an informative session presented by Cam Rauschenberger from Investor's Group. He will be discussing tips and tricks for preparing for your retirement income.



For more information phone 2505541124 or Email.

May 5, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents Mozart's Sister @ Paramount Theatre

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00 pm Paramount Theatre A reimagined account of the early life of Maria Anna ‘Nannerl’ Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang, and a musical prodigy in her own right. (English Subtitles) Tickets can be purchased from Kamloops Live! Box Office or at the door.



For more information phone (250) 372-5000 or Email. Website

May 5, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents Chamber Music @ Red Collar Brewing

Thursday, May 5, 2016 – After the Movie Red Collar Brewing After the movie (Mozart's Sister), Kamloops Symphony will have chamber music at Red Collar Brewing. Enjoy a glass of Mozart Maibock. No cover charge. No host bar. For more information please go to www.kamloopssymphony.com



For more information phone 250-372-5000 or Email. Website

May 5, 2016 

Strength in Numbers Film Screening @ TRU Clocktower Theatre

WHERE: TRU Clocktower Theatre WHEN: Thursday, May 5th, 2016 DOORS, 50/50: 6:30 PM SHOW: 7:00 PM ADMISSION: Adults: $12 | Students: $10 | Under 8: FREE Tickets can be purchased at: Phoenix Centre (922 3rd Avenue) Remaining tickets sold at the door. This event is a fundraiser for the A2D Bike Camp for marginalized male youth.



For more information phone 250-299-8731 or Email. Website

May 6 - 7, 2016 

The Kingpins @ Match Eatery & Public House

Live Music. 9:00pm, 19+



For more information phone 250-372-3336 Website

May 6, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents Bring Your Lunch @ St Andrew's On the Square

One of two free lunch hour performances during the Festival. Bring your lunch and enjoy the light, happy tunes of Mozart at St. Andrew’s on the Square from 12:00 – 1:00 pm. This performance will showcase accomplished Kamloops Symphony Music School students. No tickets required.



For more information phone (250) 372-5000 or Email. Website

May 6, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony's An Evening of Arias @ The Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre

Enjoy a performance of arias and duets at the Coast Kamloops Hotel and Conference Centre with appetizers by Uptown Chefs Catering and Events. Danielle Faulkner, Soprano; Katie Miller, Mezzo-Soprano; Tony Caruso, Tenor; Scott Brooks, Baritone; accompanied by Naomi Cloutier, Keyboard, will showcase some of Mozart’s best works for vocalists.



For more information phone 250-372-5000 or Email. Website

May 6, 2016 

Leadercast @ Thompson River's University Barber Centre

The World's Largest One-Day Leadership Event. Join us to be equipped with insights and tools that will enhance your capabailities as a visionary leader. Tickets: Member Rate $109 + tax, Non-Member Rate $129 + tax, Student Rate $79 + tax. Get your tickets early at the Kamloops Chamber. 7:00am - 4:00pm



For more information phone 250-372-7722 or Email. Website

May 7 - 21, 2016 

Gardengate's May Plant Sales @ Open Door Group

Come to our May plant sale where you can buy certified organic bedding plants grown by Gardengate program participants. - Flowers! - Herbs! - Vegetables! - Beautiful hanging baskets! - Hand-crafted cedar planters! 9am - 1pm on Saturday, May 7th Saturday, May 14th Saturday, May 21st



For more information phone 250-554-9453 or Email.

May 7 - 8, 2016 

1st Annual Billy Bash @ Monte Creek Ranch Winery

May 7th & 8th, 2016 Monte Creek Ranch Winery is celebrating the 110th anniversary of the Billy Miner train robbery and to officially kick-off the summer season. Stop by the winery between 10am and 6pm for complimentary wine tastings, live performances, Billy Miner Look-a-Like contest, food and games.



For more information phone 250-573-5399 or Email.

May 7, 2016 

SportMedBC - Athletic Taping Course @ Pacific Sport Interior

This course will introduce participants to common athletic taping techniques. Participants will learn how to apply their taping skills to safely and effectively support, protect & prevent injuries such as Plantar Fasciitis, Sprains, Strains, and Tendinitis. This course is eligible for continuing education credits through the BCRPA, CMTBC, and NCCP!



For more information phone 6042943050 or Email. Website

May 7, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony's Coronation Mass @ Sagebrush Theatre

Sagebrush Theatre 7:00 PM Kamloops Symphony’s Mozart Festival—and season—finale is a stunning combination of a favourite piano concerto, a popular overture and a magnificent mass with impeccable vocal soloists. Hear The Magic Flute, Piano Concerto #21, Symphony #5 in Bb Major and the Coronation Mass.



For more information phone (250) 372-5000 or Email. Website

May 7, 2016 

Kelly Spencer @ The Dunes

Dinner is from 5-9 PM. Music from 6-8:30PM. Reservations by calling The Dunes at 250.579.3300 Ext 2.



For more information phone 250.579.3300 Ext 2

May 7, 2016 

Benefit Concert for the Music Program at RL Clemitson Elementary School @ Barnhartvale Hall

The Barnhartvale Coffee House presents: The RL Clemitson Elementary School Choir Ramblin' Roots (from Kamloops - Rosemary Ash, Richard Naylor & Tom Konopski) Larry & Jane Stephenson (from the Shuswap) The Creeks (from Vernon - Bob Oldfield, Tim Boulter & Dave Moore) Doors open @ 7 pm; music starts @ 7:30 pm



For more information phone 250-573-0025 or Email. Website

May 7, 2016 

Annual Mother's Day Market @ Westsyde

Come one, come all! 8:00am-2:00pm.
This great event is hosted by the Westsyde Community Development Society with all proceeds going to Westsyde improvement projects (Waterpark family Picnic Area!!!) This is an inside and outside event and is sure to be a wonderful day.
There will be so much to enjoy: an awesome BBQ to fill your belly, an amazing vendors market with all the very best local small business' you can shop, a flea market you can rent a space to sell your wares at or just shop and bouncy castles and family friendly carnival games to play, pony rides and more.



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May 7, 2016 

The Crystals & Curiosities Cabin season opening at Akashic Ranch

May 7, 2016 marks the official re-opening of The Crystals & Curiosities Cabin at AkashicRanch.com. On this day the store will be open from 10am to 5pm and a singing bowl sound meditation at 1pm. 



For more information phone 250-573-1124 or Email. Website

May 7, 2016 

Westsyde Wide Yard Sale Day

Saturday May 7th, 8am to 2pm, all thru Westsyde there will be over 150+ yard sales!! This is the one, the only, Annual HUGE Westsyde Wide Yard Sale Day! Rain or shine, sales go on no matter what :) Plan to come shop, shop, shop till you drop!



For more information phone 250-579-7605 or Email. Website

May 8, 2016 

"Honouring Our Life Givers" Night at the Drum: Alive with the Fiddle @ Sagebrush Theatre

Honouring Our Life Givers Night at the Drum: Alive with the Fiddle is the 2nd annual fundraiser event hosted by White Buffalo Aboriginal and Métis Health Society. This year, funds raised will help support White Buffalo’s own Reaching Out Project. Come celebrate Mother's Day with us!



For more information phone 250-554-1176 or Email. Website

May 8, 2016 

Mother's Day @ BC Wildlife Park

Celebrate Mother's Day at the BC Wildlife Park Sunday, May 8th, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm Join us for special performances by the Ta Daa Lady, animal encounters, mini train and much more! For more information visit www.bcwildlife.org



For more information phone 250-573-3242 or Email. Website

May 8, 2016 

Make Memories with Mom

Join DiVine Tours for a special VIP Tour along the Kamloops Wine Trail to celebrate mom. We will visit all four Kamloops wineries, taking time out for a special picnic lunch and more.

Only $89 per person, call or text 250-572-0008 to reserve your seat or for more information.



For more information phone 250-572-0008 or Email. Website

May 8, 2016 

Mother's Day Buffet Brunch and Market @ Heffley Creek Hall

There will be wonderful selection of brunch items, as well as a wide variety of vendors, small business and artisans. There's still a few vendor tables left so call now to book a table.

10:00am-3:00pm



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May 8, 2016 

Mother's Day Brunch @ The DoubleTree by Hilton

Mother's Day Brunch Sunday May 8, 2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Artisanal Breads & Pastries Eggs Benedict Double Smoked Bacon & Local Sausages Wild Salmon & Dill Butter AAA Roast Beef Selection of Cakes & Squares and more! $26.00 adults / 8 years and under $12.00 / 3 years and under free.  Reservations available by calling 250-851-0026.



For more information phone 250-851-0026

May 8, 2016 

1st Annual Mother's Day Brunch @ Heritage House

Family Tree Family Centre is excited to invite you to our first Mother's Day Brunch! Funds raised will go towards helping vulnerable families in Kamloops. Enjoy a brunch prepared by The United Steel Workers local 7619 and help us kick off our campaign to purchase our forever home.


Tickets are $25 for adults ($10 for children under 12) and may be purchased from Family Tree Family Centre at 657 Seymour Street or by calling us (250) 377-6890 and we will be happy to get some to you.



For more information phone 250-377-6890 Website

May 8, 2016 

Mother's Day Brunch Privato Vineyard & Winery

This Mother's Day, treat your mom to something extra special - a delicious crepe brunch prepared by Edesia Catering! From 10:30am - 1:30pm enjoy this beautiful day with family, friends, food and of course, mom! Visit our event page to see the full menu. https://www.facebook.com/events/840546999383422/



For more information phone 250-579-8739 or Email. Website

May 10, 2016 

Adult Craft Night @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Spend your night crafting at the downtown Kamloops Library from 7-8:30pm! Learn how to turn old books into stylish coasters. All supplies will be provided by the library. Pre-registration is required for this event. To register, please contact the Library.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

May 10, 2016 

Adult Craft Night @ Downtown Library

Participants will be turning old books into stylish coasters that they can use in their home. The event is free, but space and supplies are limited, so please register in advance. 



For more information phone 250-372-5145

May 11, 2016 

Kamloops Art Gallery presents Drink & Draw @ Red Collar Brewing Co

6:00 to 8:00 pm, All ages, FREE

Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. on the second Wednesday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer.

No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided. Minors are welcome with an accompanying parent or guardian.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 11, 2016 

Theatre Workshop: Practical Acting with Dr. Tom Kerr @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Learn practical acting exercises at the downtown Kamloops Library at 7pm from the man who created the first professional B.C. theatre outside the Lower Mainland. The former head of the drama department at the University of Saskatchewan and artistic director at Persephone and Neptune theatres offers pointers.



For more information phone 2503725145 or Email.

May 11, 2016 

Crystal Shawanda @ The Dirty Jersey

Live Music, 19+. 7:30pm
 



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May 12, 2016 

Art Battle 395 @ Cactus Jack's

Join us for an evening of live competitive painting at CJ's, hosted by Jenn and Michael O'Brien. Featuring 12 local artist working across 3 rounds, and live audience voting to determine the winner. All work is available in silent auction during the show, and there is no cost to participating artists, apply to paint now! Early Bird discount tickets available online for a limited time only.

19+. 630pm



For more information phone 250-374-7289 Website

May 13 - 20, 2016 

The Velveteen Rabbit @ Pavilion Theatre

A joyous testament to the eternal power of a child's imagination. This classic tale comes to life for a whole new generation. With a little bit of magic, three actors and their simple props transform into a wise old rocking horse, a cavalcade of mechanical playthings, a kind-hearted fairy and, of course, a stuffed rabbit who is transformed by the love of a young boy.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

May 13, 2016 

2nd Annual Gala Evening Music Concert @ Kamloops United Church

Come celebrate spring with our second annual Gala Evening Music Concert on Friday, May 13th at the Kamloops United Church 421 St. Paul Street. Doors open at 7 p.m. The performance starts at 7:30 p.m. The show features the combined a cappella choirs of River Harmony, Valley Harmony and The Coppertones who will be performing songs by Billy Joel, Coldplay, Beatles, and more. Special guest performers include Sylvain Vallee, the music director; Local Roots Recording Artists Doc & the Disorderlies; and the Teen Singing & Piano Sensation Carson Van Den Ham. Tickets are $15 and are available at www.amazingsinging.ca or by contacting Sylvain at sylvain@valleemusic.com. Proceeds go to the New Life Community Kamloops (formerly The New LifeMission).



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May 13, 2016 

Angie Heinze Band @ Match Eatery & Public House

Live Music. 9:00pm, 19+



For more information phone 250-372-3336 Website

May 14, 2016 

Con Brio-Lively Music For Spring @ Calvary Community Church

Thompson Valley Orchestra presents "Con Brio! Lively Music for Spring" with Guest: Corbin Keep, The Wild Cellist. Wonderful cello and orchestral music performed in both traditional and creative ways.

7 pm. Tickets at the door: $15 Adults, $5 Children, $35 Family.



For more information phone 250-319-8429 or Email. Website

May 14, 2016 

Walhachin "Walha-Schindig"

A Spring Celebration 10-4pm of Music, Games, Artisans & Flea Market. This family event is to support the work of the museum & preserve the unique history of Walhachin BC. Admission is by donation. Table rentals are $5.00. Musicians & Entertainers are welcome. (E-mail to reserve a spot.) Food sales



For more information phone 250 318 6100 or Email. Website

May 14, 2016 

French Conversation @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Beginner? Fluent? Somewhere in the middle? French speakers of all levels are welcome to join us at the downtown Kamloops Library for an hour of conversational French from 10-11am. Light refreshments will be served.



For more information phone 2503725145 or Email.

May 14, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents The Velveteen Rabbit @ Pavilion Theatre

The Velveteen Rabbit is a joyous testament to the eternal power of a child's imagination. This classic tale comes to life for a whole new generation in this wonder-filled production. ??With a little bit of nursery magic, three actors and their simple props transform into a wise old rocking horse, a cavalcade of mechanical playthings, a kind-hearted fairy and, of course, a stuffed rabbit who is transformed by the love of a young boy.

Ages 3-8.



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May 14, 2016 

Jesse Jones @ The Dunes

Dinner is from 5-9 PM. Music from 6-8:30PM. Reservations by calling The Dunes at 250.579.3300 Ext 2.



For more information phone 250.579.3300 Ext 2

May 14, 2016 

Festival at Fourth @ Kamloops United Church

Come to a neighbourhood Block Party on May 14, 10:30-2:30, at 421 St. Paul Street. Kamloops United Church is celebrating the completion of the 429 condos, introducing the Centre for Community and Spiritual Discovery, and honouring our 20th anniversary as an Affirming congregation. Food, music, art, clowns and more.



For more information phone 250-372-3020 Website

May 14, 2016 

Top 40 DJ @ Match Eatery & Public House

Live Music. 9:00pm, 19+



For more information phone 250-372-3336 Website

May 15, 2016 

Scotiabank MS Walk @ Riverside Park

Show your support of people affected by Multiple Sclerosis. Collect pledges, then run, walk, or roll 2km, 5km, or 10km. Register online at mswalks.ca or call 250-314-0773. The route is fully wheelchair accessible. Makes a great family activity or office team-builder.



For more information phone 250-314-0773 or Email. Website

May 15, 2016 

Timbits Free Golf Day @ Sun Rivers

Bring your little one(s) to a fun filled morning of golf games & contests. Our professionals will teach the basics at the “Timbits Driving Range’ and continue the fun with new ‘Birdie Ball' golf games! Sponsored by Tim Hortons. Available for ages 5 – 8 year olds.



For more information phone 250.571.7888 or Email. Website

May 16, 2016 

Pro-D Day Babysitting Course @ St John Ambulance

This course is designed to teach young people 11-14 years old how to care for children and infants while babysitting. The course will enhance awareness and safety, responsible babysitting, and develop skills to cope with common emergencies. $49 includes workbook & first aid kit.



For more information phone 250-372-3853 or Email. Website

May 17, 2016 

Meditation Seminar @ Downtown Kamloops Library

In this series, Evelyn Vipond-Schmidt from Shambhala Meditation will discuss the power of meditation and cover the basic meditation techniques taught in the Shambhala community. Join us at the downtown Kamloops Library from 6:30-8:30pm.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

May 19 - September 29, 2016 

Kamloops Artisan Market @ 400 Block Victoria Street

Every Thursday from 10AM to 2PM on the 400 block of Victoria Street.



For more information phone 778-220-2032 Website

May 19, 2016 

Author Talk - Caroline Woodward @ North Kamloops Library

Join us at the North Kamloops Library on May 19th, 7pm for a talk with author Caroline Woodward where she will discuss her recent novel "Light Years". Told with eloquent introspection and an eye for detail, Light Years is the personal account of a lighthouse keeper in twenty-first-century British Columbia.



For more information phone 2505541124 or Email.

May 20, 2016 

Devon Coyote with Me & Mae @ Cactus Jack's

Live music,Today's New Country Showcase presented by Country 103.

19+. 8:00pm



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May 21 - 23, 2016 

Victoria Day Weekend @ BC Wildlife Park

Celebrate Victoria Day Weekend with Uncle Chris the Clown and magician Clinton W. Gray!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

May 21 - 22, 2016 

Break the Guinness World Record for Longest Lazer Tag Game Played @ Fun & Games Kamloops

May 21st & 22nd, Night Manager Dave is going to beat the current World Record!

How can you be a part of something amazing??

Come Play!  Starting at 10am Sat May 21st.  Dave will be in the Arena playing Lazer Tag! Join the Fun &  Pick from a Regular game ($5), Endurance game ($10), or Hour Long Iron Man Challenge ($25)

We have a special overnight play offer as well, buy a ticket for $25 and get UNLIMITED LAZER TAG, Prizes to be won (Every Hour!), Special deals (Just for you), and Bragging rights that you helped us beat a record! Click on website link for more details!



For more information phone 250-377-3088 or Email. Website

May 21 - 22, 2016 

3rd Annual Aggy's Reunion @ Kamloops Bike Ranch

A Division of the Fest Series. Graham Agassiz and friends are getting together for a gnarly slopestyle event at the Kamloops Bike Ranch.  Built by riders, for riders.  Mega drops, 50 foot gaps and a huge berm to sharkfin jump highlight this unique course. Part of the #festseries, in addition to Aggy, this stop features pro riders such as Andreu Lacondeguy, Matt Hunter, Jordie Lunn & more. With awards for Best Line, Best Style, Best Whip & Best Trick, you can be sure these guys will be going full boar. Sick tricks, live DJ and after parties. Click on website link for schedule and more details.



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May 21, 2016 

Author Talk - Frank Townsley @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Join us at the downtown library at 10:30am where Frank Townsley will give a virtual tour of British Columbia by presenting images and stories from his newly released book, which depicts the scenery, flora and fauna of our province with the addition of several of Townsley's watercolour paintings.



For more information phone 2503725145 or Email.

May 21, 2016 

Chimera Theatre presents Freudian Slips @ The Stagehouse Theatre

Hollywood Glamour. 7:30pm

What: A series of Improvised Comedy performances!
How: Tickets are $15 and can be purchased with cash at the door.
Featuring: Graham Ash, Brooke Ballam, Andrew G. Cooper, Jeff Daniels, Brittney Martens, Brittany McCarthy, Dan Ondang, Josh Sunderman



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May 22, 2016 

Rayleigh Community Garage Sale

Annual Community Garage Sale. Participation placards available from Rayleigh Elementary for $5. The map of participating residents can be picked up at the school concession on the day of the event. Non Residents can set up tables for a fee of $10.to be paid in advance at the school.



For more information phone 250-578-7229 or Email.

May 26, 2016 

Baby and Me Art Exploration @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Ages 3 and under with their parents or guardian, Free. 11:00am - 11:45am

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 26, 2016 

Harsh Crit @ Kamloops Art Gallery

6:00pm - 9:00pm. 19+, $5 for members/$10 public

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 27 - 29, 2016 

Camp Focus 2016 @ Camp Grafton

Join us May 27th to 29th for Camp Focus 2016. Camp Focus is a leadership, team work, and life skills camp for youth ages 13 to 18. It takes place out at Camp Grafton at Magna Bay in the Shuswap. http://www.kamloopsrotaract.com/upcomingevents/camp-focus/



For more information phone 604-657-1818 or Email. Website

May 27, 2016 

Adult Storytime @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Calling all adults! Bring a bagged lunch to the downtown Kamloops library from 12:15-12:45pm and unleash your inner child at Adult Storytime. Colouring sheets will be available for your enjoyment. Unwind for the weekend with stories and colouring! No registration required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

May 27, 2016 

Van Damsel CD Release Party @ Cactus Jack's

On the tail end of a coast-to-coast Canadian tour in support of the album, Van Damsel is putting on a massive hometown celebration on Friday, May 27.Joining the band is 2015 Peak Performance Project Alberta’s runner-up, alternative folk rockers, the Royal Foundry who will be bringing their upbeat and catchy jams from Sherwood Park. Further stacking the bill is hometown favourites, Gleneagle, with their danceable take on Canadiana. Kicking the night off with a solo acoustic set is Calgary’s I Am The Mountain.$10 general sale (begins April 19 at 10 am)

$15 at the door.Online tickets: www.KamTix.ca

Doors at 7 pm. 19+. Show starts shortly after


Let’s have some fun, Kamloops!



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May 28, 2016 

Race for Kids

Team of four adults decipher clues, locate and complete challenges and race to the finish line to win a portion of $3,500 in CASH prizes! End with a great meal, door prizes and other goodies for participants and volunteers. Join us for this fun event raising funds for Power Start.



For more information phone 250-554-5437 or Email. Website

May 28, 2016 

The Boob Tour @ Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre

6th Annual Comedy Show that raises money for cancer causes. All proceeds go to local cancer causes in the community, raising money through laughter!



For more information phone 250-572-7275 or Email. Website

May 28, 2016 

Community Garage Sale @ Pineview Valley

Looking to clean out your closets? Searching for new to you treasures? No need to preregister just set up in your driveway or garage and sell. Come on out and visit with your neighbours at the Pineview Valley Community Garage Sale!  9:00am-2:00pm



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May 29, 2016 

WCT's 40th Anniversary Fundraiser Tapas Takeover @ Earls Restaurant

Join us at Earls from 6:00pm-8:00pm for an evening of delicious tapas, live music, silent and live auctions, and a 50/50 draw. Tickets are $35.00 and include a complimentary drink of beer or wine, and available at Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483

May 29, 2016 

8th Annual Community Fair @ Sun Rivers

From 11:00am – 2:00pm bring the family, pack a picnic lunch, your lawn chairs & blankets and settle in for an afternoon of entertainment and fun. The Community Fair features Uncle Chris the Clown, Pirate ship slide, sweet shop, games and much more!



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May 29, 2016 

Carstar Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ McArthur Island

Imagine spending your life feeling like you are breathing through a straw..... please join us as we walk to raise awareness and funds for researchers to find a cure for this life-threatening, fatal, genetic disease. Registration time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am. Event time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.



For more information phone 250-320-6487 or Email. Website

May 30, 2016 

Kamloops Art Gallery presents Drink & Draw @ Zack's Coffee and Teas

6:00pm to 8:00pm. All ages, FREE

Join us on the last Monday of every month at Zack's Coffee to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops' best coffee and tea.

No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided.  



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 31, 2016 

Kamloops Library presents Books & Brews @ Pogue Mahones

Books & Brews is a non-traditional book club for adults put on by the TNRD library system that meets at various locations outside the library from 6:30-8:30pm to discuss books while enjoying food and drinks. Pre-registration is required. Please contact the library to register.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

June 3, 2016 

Fun Fest and Disability Awareness Week @ McDonald Park

There will be booths, information regarding different disabilities, BBQ (affordable food choices), and presentations throughout the day. This is an adult-oriented event, and can be a useful experience for those who would like to learn more about disabilities from those who have personal experience.at Mcdonald Park from 10:30 to 1:30pm



For more information phone 250-372-5856 or Email. Website

June 5, 2016 

BC Enduro Series West @ Harper Mountain

A mountain bike exploration and adventure series, thinly disguised as an Enduro Mountain Bike Race. A great weekend to race bikes, and ride new places! For more information, please click on the website link.



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June 7, 2016 

Meditation Seminar @ Downtown Kamloops Library

In this series, Evelyn Vipond-Schmidt from Shambhala Meditation will discuss the power of meditation and cover the basic meditation techniques taught in the Shambhala community. Join us at the downtown Kamloops Library from 6:30-8:30pm.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

June 8, 2016 

Kamloops Art Gallery presents Drink & Draw @ Red Collar Brewing Co

6:00 to 8:00 pm, All ages, FREE

Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. on the second Wednesday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer.

No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided. Minors are welcome with an accompanying parent or guardian.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

June 8, 2016 

Theresa Caputo @ Sandman Centre

Theresa Caputo, from TLC's hit show, Long Island Medium, will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works.

7:30pm. Tickets available at www.ticketmaster.ca



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June 11 - 12, 2016 

Skate Sun Peaks @ Sun Peaks Resort

Landyachtz Longboards presents Skate Sun Peaks, the first event of its kind in North America and just 45 minutes from Kamloops. Skate Sun Peaks boasts a tight and techy freeride track with a ski lift back to the top! Exclusively on June 11-12, downhill skaters will get endless runs down 17 unique corners, 14 of which skaters will have to drift to control speed.



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June 11, 2016 

French Conversation @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Beginner? Fluent? Somewhere in the middle? French speakers of all levels are welcome to join us at the downtown Kamloops Library for an hour of conversational French from 10-11am. Light refreshments will be served.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

June 11, 2016 

Timbits Free Golf Day

Bring your little one(s)from 9:00am - 11:00am to a fun filled morning of golf games & contests. Our professionals will teach the basics at the "Timbits Driving Range" and continue the fun with new "Birdie Ball" golf games! Sponsored by Tim Hortons. Available for ages 5 - 8 year olds.



For more information phone 250.571.7888 or Email. Website

June 11, 2016 

Chimera Theatre presents Freudian Slips @ TRU Actor's Workshop Theatre

Game of Thrones. 7:30pm

What: A series of Improvised Comedy performances!
How: Tickets are $15 and can be purchased with cash at the door.
Featuring: Graham Ash, Brooke Ballam, Andrew G. Cooper, Jeff Daniels, Brittney Martens, Brittany McCarthy, Dan Ondang, Josh Sunderman



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June 12, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Relay @ Kenna Cartwright Park

6th Annual Dirty Feet mtn bike 6 hour enduro! Ride your bike on the sweet trails in Kenna Cartwright park for 6 hours! June 12, 2016 Get your friends together or join a team and ride in the relay! 12-14km course fun trails, great prizes and beer!! www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

June 12, 2016 

My Big Fat Greek Wedding @ The Brownstone

Opa! There is a wedding in town and the Greeks are taking over. Mind the broken plates! Join us for dinner theatre with a twist! Tickets available at Brownstone and they sell out quickly! Brought to you by BC Living Arts.



For more information phone 250-851-9939 or Email. Website

June 18, 2016 

5km Foam Fest @ Sun Peaks

Canada's #1 Fun Run is coming back to Beautiful British Columbia for round two. Join us for a fun filled day with over 20+ Obstacles, Mud, and of course FOAM! 2.5 million cubic feet of foam to be exact.. This event is all ages and all abilities as well as family friendly. Kids 8 and and up can run the course as well as tons of fun things and activities for the little ones to do. And yes we do have a beer garden;)



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June 21, 2016 

Kamloops Library presents Books & Brews @ The Painted Pony

Books & Brews is a non-traditional book club for adults put on by the TNRD library system that meets at various locations outside the library from 6:30-8:30pm to discuss books while enjoying food and drinks. Pre-registration is required. Please contact the library to register.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

June 24 - 26, 2016 

Kids Fest @ Sun Peaks Resort

Throughout the weekend the village will be alive with a multitude of FREE activities from Zumba! in the village, interactive theatre demonstrations by Chimera Theatre, Djembe Django drumming circles, face painting, bouncy castles and more!



For more information phone 250-578-5542 or Email. Website

June 24, 2016 

Adult Storytime @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Calling all adults! Bring a bagged lunch to the downtown Kamloops library from 12:15-12:45pm and unleash your inner child at Adult Storytime. Colouring sheets will be available for your enjoyment. Unwind for the weekend with stories and colouring! No registration required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

June 25, 2016 

End Of School @ BC Wildlife Park

End of School Special Animal Encounter Day - special performance by the Kamloops Community Band!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

July 1 - 3, 2016 

Country Fest @ Sun Peaks Resort

The 3rd Annual Country Fest touches down at Sun Peaks the weekend of July 1 - 3! With Sun Peaks' surrounding area rooted deeply in ranch and farmland, we're excited to celebrate western culture with this growing festival. Enjoy country themed activities and live entertainment all weekend long!



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July 1, 2016 

Art in the Park @ Riverside Park

Art in the Park is the largest arts event in Kamloops and is organized by the Kamloops Arts Council (KAC) as part of the City of Kamloops Canada Day celebrations at Riverside Park. The full day of arts exhibitions and sales, demos and performances is free to the public. Approximately 30,000 people attend the event each year.

More than 90 artists will have their handcrafted and original work on display in 2015, from painting and pottery to fashion and jewellery. The event also features live music, dance, and theatre performances for all ages. 9AM to 5PM.



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July 4 - September 2, 2016 

Summer Camps @ Royal Soccer Club

Boys and Girls soccer camps ages 5-13. Full day, morning & afternoon sessions. Receive a camp soccer ball, tshirt and a medal.



For more information phone 1-800-427-0536 or Email. Website

July 4 - September 2, 2016 

Swim & Play Summer Camps @ Kamloops Classic Swimming

Our Swim & Play Full and Half-Day Camps include swim lessons that follow the same great SwimSkill Lesson Program that we offer throughout the year. The goal of this camp is to support the improvement of our campers' swim skills & stroke, to instill a "love of water", and to support a fun positive aquatic experience. In addition to three, 45 minute swim lessons per day (full-day program) and free swim time, there are a number of great out-of-water activities to keep our campers super busy. Activities are very diverse to ensure that there is something for every interest.

All sessions are Full Day, 9:00am - 4:30pm or Half Day, 9:00am-12:30pm.



For more information phone 250-828-3660 Website

July 4 - September 2, 2016 

McDonald's Summer Sports Camps @ Thompson Rivers University

TRU McDonald's Summer Sports Camps runs from July 4 - September 2. We are offering 9 weeks of multiple sporting options to choose for ages 4-13. For more information and registration please visit www.tru.ca/sportscamps. We look forward to a fun and exciting summer!



For more information phone 250-852-7135 or Email. Website

July 4 - August 26, 2016 

Eureka! Science Summer Camps @ Thompson Rivers University

Would you like to experience the FUN in science this summer? EUReKA! offers week-long science day camps programs for students ages 7-13

Girls' Weekend camp for girls aged 9-13. We hope to go to Harper Mountain this summer from August 5th-7th, 2016. At Girls' Weekend, all of our female instuctors will be in attendance and we will do a variety of science experiments and outdoor activities.



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July 4 - 8, 2016 

Summer Camps with FCB Escola Soccer @ McArthur Island Park

Directed and supervised by FCBarcelona Escola coaches, players will receive 3 training sessions per day and 1 theory session per day. An FCB Escola Nike training uniform and lunch is included in the day camp.

U6-U16 boys and girls. 9:00am - 3:00pm.



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July 5 - August 18, 2016 

Summer Camps @ Kamloops Therapeutic Riding Association

Every day will be filled with time spent with each child's “own” special horse. This includes a daily riding lesson and stable management lesson. (*Stable Management should prepare Campers for the written portion of the Equine Canada English Rider Levels 1-2) Campers will learn a wide variety of horsemanship skills on and off the horse and will partake in the day-to-day care that each horse requires. The fun does not stop there! We have art and crafts and outdoor games too. 

Ages 5-12. Horses are provided. No previous riding experience is required. *Riders must be able to ride independently*

Camps are 3 days long and run from 8:30am-3pm. Cost: $300 per camper. *$25 early bird discount if you register by April 1, 2016*

TO REGISTER: Please email Ashley at ktraexecutivedirector@gmail.com for a Registration Form



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July 7 - 9, 2016 

1st Annual Kamloops Komedy Festival @ The Sagebrush Theatre

This is the 1st annual presentation of the Kamloops Komedy Festival. A stand-up comedy festival of some of the industry’s best and brightest comedians from across the United States and Canada. Stay tuned for more details!



July 8 - 10, 2016 

Summer Concert Series feat. Sam Roberts Band @ Sun Peaks Resort

The 5th Annual Summer Concert Series kicks off at Sun Peaks July 8 with headliner Sam Roberts Band! Sam Roberts Band will perform an amazing free live show featuring fan favourites such as “The Gate”, “Bridge to Nowhere” and more!



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

July 11 - 30, 2016 

Project X Fest @ Prince Charles Park

Project X Theatre's X Fest 2016 is back! Presented in the sunshine at Prince Charles Park in the heart of downtown Kamloops, this year’s X Fest offers something for everyone!  This year X-FEST will be an experience the entire family will cherish. 2016 Performaces: Wizard of Oz & Munsch Upon A Time.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

July 11 - 29, 2016 

KISSM Summer Music Camp Registration

3-week, all-day music camp in July, ages 5 to 18 years, beginners to advanced, specialized group programs for younger children, over 50 classes to choose from, registration begins March 1 each year, visit KISSM.ca to register today. For more info : (250)574-5437 or info@kissm.ca



For more information phone (250)574-5437 or Email. Website

July 12, 2016 

Meditation Seminar @ Downtown Kamloops Library

In this series, Evelyn Vipond-Schmidt from Shambhala Meditation will discuss the power of meditation and cover the basic meditation techniques taught in the Shambhala community. Join us at the downtown Kamloops Library from 6:30-8:30pm.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

July 15 - 17, 2016 

2nd Annual Flashback Weekend @ Sun Peaks Resort

Start digging through your closet and get out your best flashback attire and your dancing shoes for the 2nd Annual Flashback Weekend! Don't miss out on a weekend filled with bands performing the best of the 70's, 80's and 90's, Knights of the Sun: Medieval Tournament Theater and much more!



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

July 18 - 22, 2016 

Genome BC Geneskool Summer Camp @ Thompson Rivers University

This camp offers students that have completed Science 9 an opportunity to explore biotechnology, genomics, inheritance, virology, forensics and microbiology and use their new knowledge to solve a puzzling mystery! Hosted at Thompson River University, Kamloops Campus. Visit www.geneskool.com for more information.



For more information phone 604-675-1030 or Email. Website

July 18 - 22, 2016 

Genome BC Geneskool Summer Camp

Geneskool Summer Camps offer the opportunity for high school students to learn through hands-on experiments. Students explore aspects of biotechnology, genomics, inheritance, forensics and microbiology to solve a murder mystery! • Thompson Rivers University • July 18-22 • Completion of Science 9 or higher • Fee: $275



For more information phone 604-675-1030 Ext 139 or Email.

July 23 - 24, 2016 

2016 Canadian National Downhill Championship @ Sun Peaks Resort

Sun Peaks Resort is stoked to be hosting the 2016 Canadian DH MTB Championships for the 3rd year in a row! Our infamous Bike Park DH track will be receiving some extra love this spring to prepare for an influx of some of Canada's best riders.



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

July 23, 2016 

Chimera Theatre presents Freudian Slips @ Prince Charles Park

Chimera Theatre vs Project X Theatre. 9:00pm

What: A series of Improvised Comedy performances!
How: Tickets are $15 and can be purchased with cash at the door.
Featuring: Graham Ash, Brooke Ballam, Andrew G. Cooper, Jeff Daniels, Brittney Martens, Brittany McCarthy, Dan Ondang, Josh Sunderman



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July 24, 2016 

Kamloops Marathon @ McArthur Island Park

Founded and organized by Thompson Rivers University. Choose from 3km, 8km, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay or Marathon. Join us at the Rach Finish Line for food and awards! Register at www.kamloopsmarathon.ca



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July 25 - September 2, 2016 

Lifesaving Summer Camps @ Kamloops Classic Swimming

The camps will offer a number of in-pool and out-of-pool lifesaving activities that will build excitement for our fall Lifesaving Sport Group. In the pool participants will be learning lifesaving sport skills such as the object carry, obstacle swim, line throw, and manikin tow that replicate common lifesaving techniques. Out of the pool they will be learning lifesaving techniques such as choking response, AED usage and for the seniors, CPR. We will be offering a Junior Half-day Camp in Week 4 and a Senior Half-day Camp Week 6. Ages 9-11 will be eligible to participate in the Junior Camp and ages 12-14 in the Senior Camp. Participants must be able to swim 50m in deep water, equivalent to passing SwimSkill Blue level or SwimKids 6. Cost per week is $150.00, 1-4:30pm daily.



For more information phone 250-828-3660 Website

July 29 - 31, 2016 

Kamloopa PowWow @ Tk'emlups Band

The 37th Annual Kamloopa Powwow is one of the largest celebrations of First Nations' culture and heritage in Western Canada! The Pow Wow is a spectacular expression of the Secwepemc people's heritage and is a vibrant display of storytelling, song, and dance in traditional regalia.



For more information phone 250-828-9828

July 29 - 31, 2016 

Canada's Alpine Blossom Festival @ Sun Peaks Resort

The village will be host to entertainers, including performances by Coco Jafro & Steve Kozak, a kids zone, and an outdoor evening movie! Be sure to take a scenic ride on the Sunburst Express chairlift for access to hiking trails through the alpine wildflowers.



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

July 30, 2016 

An Acoustic Evening with Jana Seale @ Harper's Trail Winery

Pack up a light picnic with some friends and grab a spot on our patio for a night out with Jana Seale, acoustic guitarist and vocalist. Looking for the perfect date night? Wine, cheese, crackers, and RiverFresh Wild BC Salmon will be available for purchase. Get your tickets for this evening at the winery.

Tickets:

$10 for picnic table seating
$15 for patio chair seating
*Tickets sold in advance only -- no tickets will be available at the door.

To reserve your seat, please visit the winery or call (250) 573-5855. Must be 19+ years to attend.



For more information phone 250-573-5855 Website

July 30, 2016 

"Reach the Peak" Tod Mountain Summit Hike @ Sun Peaks Resort

Join the coveted list of “summiteers” that have reached the peak of Mt. Tod, on our fifth annual Sun Peaks Resort Alpine Blossom Festival hike! It is a fun and enjoyable hike suitable for all ages where participants can travel at their own pace.



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

August 1, 2016 

BC Day @ BC Wildlife Park

BC Bears' Day & Teddy Bear Picnic - featuring Uncle Chris the Clown!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

August 5 - 7, 2016 

5th Annual Ribfest @ Riverside Park

This summer, Ribfest will take over Riverside Park from Friday, August 5th - August 7th (11am to 9pm all three days) in Kamloops' for a full weekend of fantastic, free, family fun.

In conjunction with Hot Nite in the City, the highly successful Ribfest offers a rib cook-off between five champion barbeque teams; music and entertainment throughout the entire event; entertainment and activities for children and youth, as well as a Refreshment Center and a whole whack of great vendors. 



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August 5 - 6, 2016 

Hot Nite in the City

August 5th: Poker Run. August 6th: Show N' Shine. Each summer in August, 13 city blocks in Kamloops' downtown core are closed off to regular traffic to make room for Street Rods, Customs, American Muscle,  Sport-compact, British, European, Collector, Vintage, Bikes,  Race Competition vehicles and Highway Tractors,  to line the streets for the annual Hot Nite In The City Show ‘n Shine! This year marks the 21st  annual event and it’s ideal for people of all ages. Admission to the event is FREE



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August 6, 2016 

Studebaker Drivers Club Pacific Can-Am Zone Meet @ Thompson Rivers University

Stop by Thompson Rivers University to see our Studebaker car show Saturday, August 6 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. We anticipate both antique and classic vehicles on site. Free of charge for spectators. Participants must be SDC members. Pre-registration is required.



For more information phone 250-791-5505 or Email. Website

August 11, 2016 

Country 103's 10th Birthday Party @ BC Wildlife Park

Celebrate Country 103's 10th Birthday Party at The BC Wildlife Park with country duo High Valley!
Tickets are $20 each or a family pack of 5 tickets is only $75 and includes admission to the BC Wildlife Park as well. This is a family friendly event for all!



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August 12 - 14, 2016 

7th Annual Retro Concert Weekend @ Sun Peaks Resort

Get on your dancing shoes and enjoy three days of serious rock and roll at Sun Peaks! This weekend of outdoor tribute band performances has become a favourite among local residents and guests. With the lush forest as the backdrop and outdoor patios just steps away from the concert venue, it doesn't get much better than this.



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August 19 - 21, 2016 

Summer Concert Series @ Sun Peaks Resort

Sun Peaks Resort welcomes Alan Doyle and The Beautiful Gypsies on Saturday August 20 for the final installment of our 5th Annual Summer Concert Series!


General Access area is free, no ticket required. A special Front Stage Access area with limited capacity is available while quantities last. Front Stage Access is a ticketed area directly in front of the stage.
Concerts are outdoors, rain or shine. Seating is not provided; please bring your own lawn or camping chair. Temperatures in the evening can be cooler in the mountains so bring a light coat or blanket.



For more information phone 1-800-807-3257 ext 1 or Email. Website

August 20, 2016 

Chimera Theatre presents Freudian Slips @ The Stagehouse Theatre

Oh, Canada! 7:30pm

What: A series of Improvised Comedy performances!
How: Tickets are $15 and can be purchased with cash at the door.
Featuring: Graham Ash, Brooke Ballam, Andrew G. Cooper, Jeff Daniels, Brittney Martens, Brittany McCarthy, Dan Ondang, Josh Sunderman



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August 27, 2016 

Scotiabank MS Bike: Mountain @ Kenna Cartwright Park

Gear up to end MS with this all-new MS Bike experience. As a cross between mountain biking and orienteering, embark on an epic expedition to earn points with your team while taking on double and single-track beginner-to-intermediate mountain biking trails.



For more information phone 250 314 0773 or Email. Website

September 3 - 5, 2016 

Peaks Pedal Fest @ Sun Peaks Resort

Join us at Sun Peaks Resort over Labour Day Long Weekend for our 'Peaks Pedal Fest', celebrating a truly radical season of bicycling! Tons of bike events on the roster including the Seek + Enjoy Poker Ride, the Yeah Bru! Classic Dual Slalom, a Kids Foot-Down Derby, plus a local craft beer tasting and round two of Lift and a Lager to wrap things up in style.



For more information phone 250-578-5542 or Email. Website

September 10, 2016 

The North Face Dirt Feet Run @ Sun Peaks Resort

50km trail run and 2-4 person relay!! Get your teams together and enjoy the sweet mountain trails of Sun Peaks! Great atmosphere, sweet resort setting, awesome draw prizes!. 4 different legs of the race with great views! www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

September 10, 2016 

Get Corked @ Harper's Trail Winery

If you missed it last year, make sure to register early so you can Get Corked at Harper's Trail! On Saturday, September 10th run through our vineyard dressed up in costumes with your team, sample wine, and have an awesome time.

5.1km and 10.2km races start at 10:30am - register now for this signature summer event.

Registration: http://www.gethappyevents.net/get-corked-2016.html



For more information phone 250-573-5855 Website

September 11, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Mountain Half @ Sun Peaks Resort

5km, 10km and 21km trail run on sweet trails with some great views! Join us at Sun Peaks for the 2nd day of running with a distance for everyone! 5km run/walk and kids run! Enjoy the Resort and win some sweet prizes! www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

September 17 - 18, 2016 

BC Enduro Series Finale @ Sun Peaks Resort

When downhiller's retire, they ride Enduro. We figured we'd turn that paradigm on it's head! Only Racers registered for the CNEC/BCES Race are permitted to ride the Bike Park at the resort during this weekend. All courses will be announced on the Friday before the race weekend.



For more information phone 250-320-7238 or Email. Website

September 23 - 26, 2016 

78th Annual Provincial Winter Fair @ Tournament Capital Ranch

The fair is still a tradition for multi-generational families, however there are numerous newcomers. The livestock show is still the heart of the fair, but we have expanded to include various other groups including hall exhibits, craft and food vendors.We hope everyone can come out and experience history taking place by either exhibiting in the fair or just coming down to the fairgrounds! We appreciate the great support we get from our fair sponsors, livestock buyers and 4-H clubs from Clinton down to Grand Forks! 

 



For more information phone 250-374-8898 or Email. Website

September 25, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Trail Run @ Kenna Cartwright Park

Trail run 5km, 10km or 21km! A distance for everyone in the great Kenna Cartwright Park - sweet trails, great atmosphere, amazing snacks and draw prizes!! Join the fun and enjoy the trails. www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

September 28 - 29, 2016 

Brewloops Brew University @ Noble Pig Brewhouse

Tour the inner workings of The Noble Pig Brewhouse, learn about mash, wort, hops, yeast and of course, taste some great examples of the final product!

6:00pm and 8:00pm



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

September 30, 2016 

Brewloops Bike Crawl and Block Party

Meet at Pioneer Park, and ride your way through the afternoon by The Noble Pig and Red Collar for a couple pints before getting priority entry into the Block Party and secure parking for your ride while there. Entry to block party and a beer at the Pig and the Collar included!



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

September 30, 2016 

Brewloops Block Party @ Red Beard Cafe

The Block Party is the place to taste dozens of beers from all participating breweries. Plus check out Food Trucks, donuts, ciders, live music and more!



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

October 1, 2016 

Nitro Circus Live @ Hillside Stadium

Direct from sell out shows across the globe, the world's greatest action sports show, Travis Pastrana's Nitro Circus Live, is coming to a host of all new North American cities!

Featuring 30 of the world's best extreme athletes in freestyle motocross, BMX and anything you can imagine with wheels! Plus a host of ridiculous contraptions being launched 50ft into the air, by the crazy Nitro daredevils.

Expect to see the worlds biggest and most dangerous stunts, in a fully choreographed, actions sports, theatrical spectacular! Click on website link for more information and to purchase tickets!



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October 1, 2016 

Brewloops Prohibition Cask Night

Hosted by Western Canada Theatre, this prohibition themed CASK night includes 15 one-off CASK beers, and this year; Craft Ciders! The night is filled with all sorts of entertainment... come in costume for this done up bash!



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

October 15 - 16, 2016 

Fall Home Show @ Sandman Centre

Saturday: October 15- 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday: October 16- 10:00am to 4:00pm



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October 21 - 22, 2016 

Ghost Train @ Kamloops Heritage Railway

This is a spooky Kamloops tradition featuring many ghoulish characters that will make your blood run cold. Don't miss your chance to have a much-needed exorcism, or have your fortune told, if you dare!  Arrive one hour early to see the scary skit before boarding; all excursions depart at 7 pm.



For more information phone 250-374-2141 Website

October 27 - 29, 2016 

Ghost Train @ Kamloops Heritage Railway

This is a spooky Kamloops tradition featuring many ghoulish characters that will make your blood run cold. Don't miss your chance to have a much-needed exorcism, or have your fortune told, if you dare!  Arrive one hour early to see the scary skit before boarding; all excursions depart at 7 pm.



For more information phone 250-374-2141 Website

October 28 - 30, 2016 

Boo at the Zoo @ BC Wildlife Park

Join us for the annual Boo at the Zoo featuring Chris the Clown. It's Halloween-themed fun for all!             October 28, 29, & 30.



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

October 29, 2016 

Trick or Treat Train @ Kamloops Heritage Railway

Family friendly event designed for your little ones.  Visit with mascots, princesses and assorted characters as we venture out for an hour of upbeat music and fresh fall air! One excursion only. 3pm



For more information phone 250-374-2141 Website