News Archives: Fun

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…

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Come celebrate spring at Manning Park with the carnival-like atmosphere of some fun ski events. The Streak the Streak Race, the Slush Cup and the Dummy Downhill are all part of the rollicking good fun we have planned. March 23 Streak-the-Streak Fun Race This fun race…

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Wreath Making Workshop, Grist Mill, Keremeos, Similkameen Valley,

Keremeos Craft Work Shop  at the Grist Mill Tradition is at the heart of each of our crafty Christmas workshops and what better way to relive old Christmas customs than by making your very own wreath. On Thursday, December 6th…

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Kite decoration/building workshop and barbecue at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Take your kite for a test drive afterwards on the afternoon wind at Lightning Lake! $10/kite kit.

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Star gazing at Mt. Kobau, near Cawston, BC

Make sure you take in the 36th annual Mt. Kobau Star Party, southwest of Cawston, which begins at dusk July 27, and ends at dawn August 4, 2019. The Mt. Kobau Star Party is for those who love starlight. It’s…

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Imagine… a place where the mountains meet the sky. Imagine valleys, forests & untamed wilderness for as far as the eye can see. Imagine endless trails for hiking & mountain biking, a clear mountain lake to cool down in during…

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Join us to celebrate our beautiful parks with community partner booths, barbecue, crafts, facepainting and more! Family-friendly guided hike and the Great Parks’ Day Quiz Show at the amphitheatre that evening.

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Celebrate Canada’s birthday with this special event at Lightning Lake Day Use Area.  Barbecue, kid’s crafts, face painting, Canadian music, community partners, and historical entertainers.  Free Canada Day cupcakes!

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Come celebrate spring at Manning Park with the carnival-like atmosphere of some fun ski events! The Streak-the-Streak Downhill Race, the Slush Cup and the Dummy Downhill are all part of the rollicking good fun we have planned on Saturday &…

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Challenge yourself and your friends with Manning Park’s Nordic Top to Bottom Fest. Time your skate or classic ski for the 8 km distance from the “top to the bottom”, from Strawberry Flats down to the Similkameen River in Manning Park Resort….

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