Events Calendar

Mount Norquay Via Ferrata

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Can you do it? If you can climb a ladder, yes, you can. Scramble to the top of Mount Norquay while tethered to a cable. Climbing ladders, cross suspension bridges and cling to the rocky face. The exhilaration at the top is unbelievable.

Activities:
  • Climbing
  • Hiking
Communities:
  • Canmore
Regions:
  • Alberta Rockies

Northern Lights Viewing

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Witness the mesmerizing display of the northern lights as they ripple and dance across the night sky. Tours include two nights of viewing and opportunities to explore the northern reaches of Alberta.

Activities:
  • Star gazing
Communities:
  • Fort McMurray
Regions:
  • Northern Alberta

Quesnel's Little People Walking Tour

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Take a walking tour of the 23 painted fire hydrants in downtown Quesnel and learn about the history and folklore of this charming town. This self-guided tour begins at City Hall on the corner of Kinchant Street and St. Laurent Avenue. Pick up your brochure at the Quesnel Visitor Centre at 703 Carson Avenue.

Activities:
  • Art Viewing
Communities:
  • Quesnel
Regions:
  • Northern BC

REO Songwriters Retreat

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What makes the REO Songwriters retreat different from any other songwriting camp? Start with an incredible setting

Activities:
  • Songwriting
Regions:
  • Thompson Okanagan

Sunday School Winter Wine & Food Pairing Series

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Join us at one of our winery locations, one Sunday each month, where we will host an interactive and tasty afternoon of wine and food pairings. Each class features six mouthwatering wines and food pairings.

Activities:
  • Wine Tours
Regions:
  • Thompson Okanagan

Sunset and Full Moon Tours through the city of Edmonton

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The daylight is gone, all you have to guide you is the setting sun and a ribbon of light cast from the city high above the shores of the river. Discover the night rituals of the animals living along the river. Listen to the water as your paddle pushes you into the night.

Activities:
  • Tours
Communities:
  • Edmonton
Regions:
  • Edmonton & Area

T'sasala Cultural Group

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Traditional Native dance performance in the Big House. This event is the only opportunity you will have to see the inside of the Big House as it is typically closed to the public for viewing. Dance is on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 1:15 pm to 2:15 pm. Admission: Adults $20.00 per person, child 12 years and under $10.00 per person

Activities:
  • Dancing
Regions:
  • Vancouver Island

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

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Hardship and triumph is at the centre of this historic site. Costumed role-playings recreate the life of the early Ukrainian pioneers. Discover the traditions that continue today. Bring a picnic or enjoy the ethnic food. Did someone say Perogies?

Activities:
  • History
Communities:
  • Edmonton
Regions:
  • Edmonton & Area

Waterton Wildflower Festival

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This event opens your mind and your nose to the world of alpine vegetation. Workshops include hiking, painting, photography and wildflower identification – including some on horseback.

Activities:
  • Photography
  • Wildlife
Regions:
  • Southern Alberta

Whistler Writers Festival

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The Whistler Writers Festival returns to celebrate the art of storytelling with an all-star lineup of guest authors and top tier events. Writers, readers and storytellers of all levels will be able to further their knowledge of the written word through a combination of development workshops, panel discussions, and reading and spoken word events during the action-packed weekend.

Activities:
  • Writing
Communities:
  • Whistler
Regions:
  • Vancouver & Sea to Sky

Whitewater Rafting Tours

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Step out of your comfort zone and pick up a paddle. Discover what it takes to maneuver a raft down a winding mountain river. Rapids are plentiful – prepare to get wet!

Activities:
  • Rafting
Communities:
  • Red Deer
Regions:
  • Central Alberta

Yoga & Beer = BREWGA

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BREWGA combines the worlds of yoga and beer in a non-intimidating environment. Bring your friends and yoga mats on Thursday nights for the 45-minute yoga session followed by a pint of Big Rock Beer. It's popular so make a reservation!

Activities:
  • Craft beer
  • Yoga
Communities:
  • Calgary
Regions:
  • Calgary & Area

Carving On The Edge Festival

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Carving on the Edge Festival is a celebration of the West Coast carver, showcasing traditional and contemporary west coast wood carving with a full calendar of exhibits, storytelling, family programs, demonstrations and a variety of hands-on workshops.

Activities:
  • Art Viewing
  • Woodworking
Communities:
  • West Vancouver Island
Regions:
  • Vancouver Island

Plein Air Painting Festival at Kilby

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Don't miss Kilby's third annual "In the Open Air" painting festival! Come and see the competitors as their paintings develop!

Activities:
  • Art Viewing
  • Painting
Regions:
  • Vancouver & Sea to Sky