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Similkameen Sizzle

Sep 20/19 @ 6:00 pm - Sep 21/19 @ 7:00 pm

Similkameen Sizzle

Canada’s only hot pepper festival the Similkameen Sizzle celebrates its 18th annual event this year.

Things start on  September 20th, Friday night, from 6 to 10 pm with a dance at Memorial Park in Keremeos. Bring the gang and dance the night away! Admission is free and there are food vendors on site.

On Saturday, September 21st, things start to heat up at 8 am with the pancake breakfast organized by the Elk’s Lodge. The annual Chili Cook Off starts at 11 am with the hot pepper eating contest at 4 pm. Don’t miss the hot sauce and pepper preserve tasting contest either!

Lots of vendors selling pepper included/themed goodies. Food, local wines and ciders, a bouncy castle, a wellness tent, raffles and a 50/50 draw.

Beverage garden on both days!

Join the fun in Keremeos, the heart of the Valley and prepare your taste buds, things are about to get SPICY!Similkameen Sizzle 2019 poster


Sep 20/19 @ 6:00 pm
Sep 21/19 @ 7:00 pm
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This is an outdoor event, so bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen. If you want to sit and enjoy the entertainment, please bring a lawn chair or blanket