Fun things to do in B.C. – August (10th-17th)


Photo: Kim Seng (Creative Commons, Flickr)

Fossil Tours
Where: Courtenay Museum, Courtenay
When: every day in August

Riverfest – Kettle River Festival of the Arts
Where: Market Fairgrounds, Rock Creek
When: July 26th – August 11th

Hornby Island Festival
Where: Hornby Hall, Hornby Island
When: August 1st – August 10th

West Vancouver’s Harmony Arts Festival
Where: West Vancouver
When: August 2nd – August 11th

Penticton Peach Festival
Where: 437 Martin St, Penticton
When: August 7th – August 11th

Shambhala Music Festival
Where: Salmo River Ranch, Salmo
When: August 7th – August 12th

Summer Kicks 2013
Where: 901 14th Ave South, Golden
When: August 7th; August 14th

Dawson Creek Agricultural Fair, Rodeo & Exhibition
Where: Dawson Creek Exhibition Grounds, Dawson Creek
When: August 7th – August 11th

Squamish Valley Music Festival
Where: 42222 Loggers Lane, Squamish
When: August 8th – August 10th

Abbotsford Airshow
Where:1276 Tower St, Abbotsford
When: August 9th – August 11th

Crankworx Freeride Mountain Bike Festival
Where: Whistler Bike Park, Whistler
When: August 9th – August 18th

Richmond Maritime Festival
Where: 5180 Westwater Dr, Richmond
When: August 9th – August 11th

Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival
Where: Deer Lake Park, Burnaby
When: August 10th

Chase Cornstock Music Festival
Where: Chase Memorial Park, Chase
When: August 10th

Downtown Kelowna Block Party
Where:Downtown Kelowna & Kerry Park, Kelowna
When: August 10th

Galiano Wine Festival
Where: Lions Park, Galiano Island
When: August 10th

Joybiliee Farm Linen Festival
Where: 12025 Hwy 3, Greenwood
When: August 10th

New West Cultural Crawl
Where: New Westminster
When: August 10th – August 11th

SeaWheeze Half Marathon
Where:999 Canada Pl, Vancouver
When: August 10th

Verano 2013
Where: 9106 – 74th Ave, Osoyoos
When: August 10th – August 11th

Coombs Fair
Where: Coombs Fairgrounds, Coombs
When: August 10th – August 11th

Delta Community Annual Animal Expo
Where: 5010 47th Avenue, Delta
When: August 11th

Rockin’ River Music Festival
Where: Mission Raceway Park, Mission
When: August 15th – August 17th

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts
Where: Rockwood Centre, Sechelt
When: August 15th – August 18th

22nd Annual Salmon Arm Roots and Blues Festival
Where: 490 – 5th Ave SW, Salmon Arm
When: August 16th – August 18th

6th Annual Salmon Valley Woman’s Festival
Where: 3865 Salmon Valley Rd, Prince George
When: August 16th – August 18th

5th Annual Gabriola Theatre Festival
Where: 575 North Road, Gabriola Island
When: August 16th – August 18th

Robson Valley Music Festival
Where: RVMF Festival Grounds, Dunster
When: August 16th – August 18th

Victoria Dragon Boat Festival
Where: Victoria Inner Harbour, Victoria
When: August 16th – August 18th

Vancouver Island Exhibition
Where: Beban Park Fairgrounds, Nanaimo
When: August 16th – August 18th

Revelstoke Railway Days
Where: 216 Mackenzie Ave, Revelstoke
When: August 16th – August 18th

North Peace Fall Fair
Where: North Peace Fall Fair Grounds, Fort St. John
When: August 16th – August 18th

Big Pig Bike Fest
Where: Burns Lake
When: August 16th – August 18th

Anime Revolution
Where: 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver
When: August 16th – August 18th

Arts Alive Festival
Where: Langley
When: August 17th

Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival
Where:Base Of Blackcomb Mountain, Whistler
When: August 17th

Coupe Mondiale Accordion Championships
Where: Alix Goolden Hall, Victoria
When: August 17th – August 25th

The RCMP Musical Ride
Where: Various locations in B.C.
When: check website for schedule

Fair at the PNE
Where: 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver
When: August 17th – September 2nd

6th Annual Astronomy in the Park
Where: Porpoise Bay Park, Sechelt
When: August 17th