76th BLOSSOM FESTIVAL – 2017 COMMUNITY EVENTS
(Subject to change)

Posted Courtesy of the CV BLOSSOM FESTIVAL ASSOCIATION

Road Closures during the Blossom Festival

Sponsors:  Town of Creston, Regional District of Central Kootenay, Columbia Basin Trust, FortisBC, BC Hydro, I Love Creston , Creston Valley Advance, Lions, Black Bear Books, Columbia Power

FRIDAY, May 19

LOCATION

TIMES

*Creston Museum

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

10: 00 am to 3:30 pm

*C.V. Wildlife Center - Canoe Tours
Trails/Science Lab/Exhibit Gallery

11km West of Creston off Highway 3

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Blossom Festival Teen Art Walk poster

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

LEGO CHALLENGE
18 and under - FREE
Lego Challenge poster
Lego Challenge registration

Chamber of Commerce , 121 NW Blvd.

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

*Youth Pow Wow - School District#8 - FREE
POW WOW poster

Rec Center Arena, 312 - 19th Avenue North

9:30 am - 11:30 am
12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

OPENING CEREMONIES/CONCERT

Lindi Ortega, JJ Shiplett & Daniel Huscroft

Concert Poster

- Citizen of the Year

 

Prince Charles Secondary School Theatre

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tickets available at Black Bear Books

Blossom Festival Teen Dance - Music/Dance/Prizes teen dance poster

Millenium Park, 16th Avenue South

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Get your Blossom Festival Passports Stamped to WIN passport poster - passport entry rules - passports stamped at these businesses

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

SATURDAY, May 20

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Lions Club Breakfast

Canyon St. (Beside 7-11)

7:00 am to 11:00 am

Blossom Festival Teen Art Walk poster

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

*STREET FAIR - Creston Lions Clubapplication poster

Spirit Square 11th Ave.N. (at Canyon St.)

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

*C.V. Wildlife Center Tours/Exhibit Gallery

11km West of Creston off Hwy. 3

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

LEGO CHALLENGE
18 and under - FREE
Lego Challenge poster
Lego Challenge registration

Chamber of Commerce, 121 NW Blvd.

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Gold Panning Demonstration poster

Chamber of Commerce, 121 NW Blvd.

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

*Farmer’s Market

Parking Lot Next to Chamber of Commerce

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

*CV Flying Club-Fly Over (weather permitting)

Canyon Street

10:50 am

PARADE- Canada 150 & 76 Trombones Invitation Poster - Entry Form

18th Ave. (Dairy Queen) to CV Mall

11:00 am start

*Children’s Fun/Games (Kidapalooza by Success By Six)

College of the Rockies

(16th Ave. South)

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

ROOT BEER GARDEN (Carnival for youth)

16th Ave (South of Millennium Park)

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

*Therapeutic Riding/Spectrum Farm
Chuck Wagon Demos - Farm Tours

849 Erickson Rd.

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

CONCERT IN THE PARK - FREE

Millennium Park

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*LKB POW WOW - Grand Entrance

830 Simon Rd. (LKB Gymnasium)

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*Creston Museum

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*EXTREME COWBOY CHALLENGE entry_form(great entertainment-Free to Spectators) extreme_poster

Indian Rd., off Lower Wynndel Rd. (watch for signs)

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

*LKB POW WOW Grand Entrance

830 Simon Road (LKB Gymnasium)

7:00 pm to Midnight

Black and Red Ball - Dinner/Dance poster Entertainment by Velle, Paula McGuigan, Barley Wik, Piano by Dan Caverly Tickets available at Black Bear Books

Creston Room, Rec Center Arena 312-19th Avenue N.

5:30 pm Doors Open
6:30 pm Dinner
8:00 pm to Midnight-Music

*Mountain Park Resort
Live Music and Pig Roast poster

4021 Hwy. 3, Creston B.C.

4:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Get your Blossom Festival Passports Stamped to WIN passport poster and passport entry rules - passports stamped at these businesses

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

SUNDAY, May 21

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Knights of Columbus Western Breakfast $6.00

Catholic Church Hall 128 16TH Avenue N

8:00 am to 12:00 Noon

*Blossom 5K & 10K Run

Canyon Park

9:00 am

*CV Wildlife Centre - Trails Open

11km West of Creston off Hwy 3

Open 24 hrs/7 days/wk.

Blossom Festival Teen Art Walk poster

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

LEGO CHALLENGE
18 and under-FREE

Chamber of Commerce , 121 NW Blvd.

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

100 km Plus – YARD SALE (Yahk to Riondel) Yard Sale poster Yard Sale registration Yard Sale listings

Ground Zero - Farmers Market Site, Cook St. & NW Blvd. (beside Chamber of Commerce)

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

*CLASSIC CAR SHOW cruisers poster

Canyon Street, 10th Ave. to 16th Ave.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

*Lions Club Concession (Selling Chilli/ Dogs and Buns)

Canyon St.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

* Creston Museum

Creston Museum , 219 Devon St .

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

*EXTREME COWBOY CHALLENGE entry form(great entertainment - FREE TO SPECTATORS)

Indian Rd., off Lower Wynndel Rd. (watch for signs) Concession

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

*LKB POW WOW Grand Entrance

830 Simon Rd. (LKB Gymnasium)

1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

*Duck Race annual_duck_race_poster


Aquatic Centre, 312-19th Ave. N.

12:00 pm Start

*Therapeutic Riding/Spectrum Farm Tours
Chuck Wagon Demos

849 Erickson Road

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Get your Blossom Festival Passports Stamped to WIN passport poster and passport entry rules - passports stamped at these businesses

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

MONDAY, May 22

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*C.V. Wildlife Centre - Tours / Exhibit Gallery

11km West of Creston off Hwy. 3

9:00 amto 4:00 pm

*Creston Museum

Creston Museum , 219 Devon St .

10:00 am to 3:30 pm

*CHILDREN’S PARADE (Lions Club)

Canyon Street 12th Avenue to 10th Avenue

11:00 am

*CHILDREN'S PICNIC (Lions Club)

Centennial Park

Following Parade

Blossom Festival Teen Art Walk poster

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

LEGO CHALLENGE , POSTER CONTEST Winners, 50 - 50 Button Draw Winners

Centennial Park-Announce Winners

12:30 pm

*Therapeutic Riding/Spectrum Farm Tours

849 Erickson Road

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

*FREE PUBLIC SWIM (Success by Six)

Creston & District Community Complex Aquatic Centre, 312 - 19th Ave. N.

2:15 pm to 4:15 pm

*NOTE-Events marked by ‘*’ are not events hosted by the CV Blossom Festival Assn. The Association assumes no liability or responsibility for these events; however appreciates the organizations involved providing these venues to the public. They are listed as community events taking place in the Creston Valley on the May Long weekend, for the convenience of residents & visitors.

www.blossomfestival.ca

 

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