Festivals Calendar

Alberta and British Columbia are packed with festivals and events year round.

If you are looking for top music, art, food and cultural experiences, you’ve come to the right spot. We hope what you discover here will lead you to some unexpected adventures and new, learning experiences. Be sure and tell us where you end up #FestivalSeekers.

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Community: Vernon
Province: British Columbia

There's no festival in Canada as large and great as the Funtastic Sport and Music Festival. Since 1985, Vernon, B.C. is visited by people from all over the country to play in the Slo-pitch tournament...

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Community: Hinton
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta

The Föhn Festival is a celebration of the Hinton area's history and celebrates the cultures that make up the community on Canada Day. The 2021 celebration will be on July 1, pending COVID-19...

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Community: Canmore
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta

Enjoy a 3-day cultural celebration revelling in the mountain bike stoke of the Canadian Rockies. The weekend will include a main expo/festival, bike demos for Demo-licious Days wristband holders...

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Community: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia

Come and celebrate 25 years of the Honda Celebration of Light in Vancouver this summer. With amazing fireworks displays, incredible music, food and more. The 2015 Honda Celebration of Light...

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Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

The Calgary Stampede is an annual rodeo, exhibition and festival held every July in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The ten-day event, which bills itself as The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, attracts over...

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Community: Edmonton
Region: Edmonton & Area
Province: Alberta

The Servus Heritage Festival features 60 pavilions representing more than 85 cultures from around the world.

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Community: Vernon
Province: British Columbia

The Kalamalka Classic is back, on beautiful Kalamalka Lake, just minutes from Vernon, B.C., - and that's something to celebrate! Featuring events for all ages, recreational and competitive, it's the...

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Community: Whistler
Province: British Columbia

We beer-drinking mountain folk all know the glorious feeling of drinking cold beer after a great day on the ski hill, or after hiking, nay, conquering a great mountain in the summer heat. Whistler...

Vernon BC Winter Carnival 2022
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Community: Vernon
Province: British Columbia

The 62nd Vernon Winter Carnival embraces and celebrates all things winter for two weeks, Feb. 4 to 13, 2022. Get ready to have a blast!

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Community: Fernie
Province: British Columbia

Fernie Alpine Resort is the place to be this spring as the annual Fernival event gets underway and rockin'. Catch the enthusiastic spirit of this spring music festival, which includes live music...

Kootenay Krusher Mountain Bike Race
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Community: Radium Hot Springs
Province: British Columbia

The Annual Kootenay Krusher promises to be an action-packed mountain bike race along 50 kilometres of trails in the picturesque heart of the region's river valley. It's open to all abilities –  from...

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Community: Tofino
Province: British Columbia

The Tofino Botanical Gardens will host a grand celebration of the unity between food and wine. Walk through the luscious green gardens while you taste decadent food and wine and meet the local chefs...