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Qatuwas Festival: Tribal Canoe Journey to Bella Bella - Bella Bella

Bella Bella
Bella Bella, British Columbia
V0T 1Z0

Daily from July 13, 2014 to July 19, 2014

Following traditional protocol the Heiltsuk sent canoes to invite both the North and South coastal First Nations once again to Bella Bella for the Qatuwas "People gathering together"- Festival. We expect over 100 canoes with over 1,000 pullers and about 5,000 visitors to join us for this important event.

Heiltsuk Nation Community of Bella Bella is hosting the annual Canoe Journey 2014, which began in 1989 to coincide with the Washington State Centennial.

Canoes will travel to Bella Bella from the North of Bella Bella and from the south. Thousands of people are expected to attend.

Join us for traditional welcoming ceremonies, dancing, storytelling, food, crafts, vendors, and much more during this week long event.


Billy Barker Days - Quesnel

Le Bourdais Park
Quesnel, British Columbia
V2J 3J4

Daily from July 17, 2014 to July 20, 2014

Join us for our 41st annual Billy Barker Days Festival and celebrate in Cariboo style! This wonderful event is one of British Columbia's largest free family festivals. It is a true community collaboration.

You will find something for everyone in your family with; Shooting Star Amusement rides, free musical entertainment in the park, car races, Crash to Pass, 3 days of Quesnel Rodeo, street vendors, and flavours from around the world with our food concessionaires. We have a day full of events for Seniors on Thursday, and Kids Day is Friday. The big musical headliners hit the stage Friday and Saturday evening. Saturday morning boasts our famous Gala Parade, and it is all brought to a finish with our Spectacular Fireworks display Sunday night.


Quesnel Rodeo - Quesnel

Quesnel Rodeo Grounds
Quesnel, British Columbia
V2J 2M1

Daily from July 18, 2014 to July 20, 2014

The Quesnel Rodeo is one of Western Canada's largest amateur rodeos & has earned its reputation of being one of BC's most exciting family focused & entertaining rodeos. The roots of our rodeo go back to the 1860's during the Cariboo Gold Rush. When honest hardworking cowboys & cowgirls drove cattle to the gold fields from present day Washington & Idaho states & started the first ranches in the Cariboo. The same skills, determination, & willingness to, as they say 'Cowboy-Up' that was required by these cowboys & cowgirls, is valued & reflected by the cowboys & cowgirls who compete at the Quesnel Rodeo.


Bella Coola Music Festival - Bella Coola

Fall Fair Grounds
Bella Coola, British Columbia
V0T 1C0

Daily from July 19, 2014 to July 20, 2014

The 15th annual Bella Coola Music Festival features Canadian icons, 54-40, Cree comedian Howie Miller, the calypso/reggae sounds of Kobo Town, Juno and Parents' choice winner Al Simmons, and many more! This intimate, family-friendly, multi-cultural event will once again showcase award-winning performers from across the country, as well as our own region. We'll kick it off with a free concert at the Legion Friday evening! The main event begins at 12:00 noon on Saturday. Visit our web site for more details.


Hootstock Festival - Forest Grove

Eagle Creek Rd
Forest Grove, British Columbia
V0K 1M0

Daily from July 25, 2014 to July 27, 2014

The 3rd Annual Hootstock Festival has something to interest and engage everyone. Featuring everything from bluegrass to dance performances, storytellers and poets, bands and electronica workshop. Electric vendors and food. Everyone is welcome at this festival with great vibe and setting, including art exhibition inside Historical Schoolhouse on site. Kids are free.


Lillooet Apricot Tsaqwem Festival - Lillooet

626 - 790 Main St & 930 Main St
Lillooet, British Columbia
V0K 1V0

Daily from July 25, 2014 to July 27, 2014

Farmers market, quilting show, live music, street dance, great food, fresh produce, local wines, Show & Shine, family activities & more. Experience authentic First Nations culture & explore a small rugged town with big community spirit.


The Dirty Knobby Dirt Bike Weekend - Williams Lake

212 Cariboo Hwy (Hwy 97)
Williams Lake, British Columbia
V2G 5A1

Daily from July 26, 2014 to July 27, 2014

Are you ready to come out and play? Have some fun? Get dirty? If you are, come and join us for The Dirty Knobby Family Fun Dirt Bike Ride Weekend! Fun for all ages!

On Saturday there will be a Poker Run - A, B, C and Pee Wee; Dual Sport Ride & Bike Rodeo. Make sure you bring your camera!

On Sunday there are guided rides for all levels & ages - A, B, C even a AA course is planned!

Camping (limited space), BBQ & concession available. Come for the day, or come for the weekend, The Dirty Knobby is fun for the whole family.


Prospector's Car Club - The Cariboo Cruise - Quesnel

4460 Barkerville Hwy
Quesnel, British Columbia
V2J 6T8

Sunday, July 27, 2014

The Prospector's Car Club will assemble at Cottonwood House with their classic cars to share stories and experiences with visitors. Enjoy barbecued hamburgers and hot dogs with the Car Club as well as horse-drawn wagon rides, live music and a tour of Cottonwood House.


ArtsWells Festival Of All Things Art - Wells

2323 Pooley St
Wells, British Columbia
V0K 2R0

Daily from August 1, 2014 to August 4, 2014

Four days of music, workshops and 'All Things Art' in the heart of the Cariboo community of Wells/Barkerville on the August Long Weekend.

ArtsWells features musical acts of folk, jazz, country, funk, hip hop, electronic, world, pop, roots & more. Performances include juggling, spoken word, fire spinning & dance. Over 20 different workshops where you can learn everything from beat boxing to Ukrainian dance to lyric writing to laughter yoga. There are artisans selling their wares, things for kids as well as outdoor artworks by visual artists around the town of Wells & discounts to local attractions like Barkerville Historic Town where you can catch more ArtsWells musical acts just 8 km down the road.


37th Annual Nemiah Valley Rodeo - Nemaiah Valley

Rodeo Grounds
Nemaiah Valley, British Columbia
V0L 1X0

Daily from August 2, 2014 to August 3, 2014

Nemaiah Valley Rodeo: By far, one of the best events in the valley, and a mainstay on the BC Rodeo circuit.

This is the real deal, with real cowboys and real bull riders. It's got everything from barrel racing, to bronk riding and is home to the world-famous downhill Mountain Race.

Guests will be escorted a short 15 minutes to the Nemaiah Valley rodeo grounds each day where they will witness locals in action.

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