Local News and Events in or around Williams Lake BC
These are not all events hosted by us at Canadian Mental Health, Hope these are helpful !
Williams Lake Farmers’ Market
June 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
May 10 to October 11
Every Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kiwanis Park
Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex, corner of Proctor St. & 4th Ave. N
Local fruits and veggies, fresh baking, arts and crafts, plants, eggs, local meat, and more.
New Vendors Welcome
for info call 250-297-6553 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow
Thu., Jun. 13, 5:00 p.m. – Sun., Jun. 16, 4:59 p.m
Join us for the 35th Annual Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow on June 14-16, 2019 at Chief Will-Yum Campsite and Arbor in Williams Lake, BC Canada. The Chief William Fathers Day Pow Wow is an opportunity to honor and celebrate both fathers and First Nations culture with competitions, dancing, special tributes and pageantry.
Lac La Hache Father’s Day Fishing Derby
Saturday, Jun 15 8:00am – Sunday, Jun 16 12:00pm
Prizes and Auction also happening!
For more information please visit: http://www.kokaneebaycariboo.com/
or Phone Rose Stenberg at 250-396-7345
Located at the Kokanee Bay Resort
ALS Walk in the Park
Saturday, Jun 22 10:00 am – Saturday, Jun 22 1:00 pm
Come on out to Boitanio Park for the ALS Walk for the Cure. The walk takes place at 10 am to 1 pm
For more information please contact Christina Seibert At 250-392-5087
McLeese Lake Farmers Market
Sunday, May 19 9:00am – Sunday, Sep 8 1:00pm
McLeese Lake holds a farmers market every Sunday.
For More information please call Jan Borgen at 250-297-6611
Williams Lake Stampede – 93rd Annual
Thu, 27 Jun 2019, 6:45 PM – Mon, 1 Jul 2019, 6:00 PM PDTLocation: Williams Lake Stampede Park 800 Mackenzie Avenue South Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 2V2 The “Greatest Show on Dirt” is returning to Stampede Park in Williams Lake, June 27 – July 1, 2019. The Williams Lake Stampede is in its 93rd year, and this year’s show is guaranteed to be another action filled weekend. June 27th to 30th will be CPRA Rodeo performances with events from saddle bronc riding and ladies barrel racing to steer wrestling and bull riding, sure to get the adrenaline pumping. Don’t miss our favourite local events the Death Defying Mountain Race & the Wild Cowgirls Race. Look for Full Throttle Trick Riding, Shelby Pierson with special guest Piper Yule to entertain you at intermission, proudly sponsored by Retirement Concepts. Joining us again this year is rodeo clown Jayson Charters. Make sure you join us on July 1st as we will bring you the Cariboo Heritage Gathering & Ranch Rodeo – local ranch cowboys competing in the Ranch Horse Competition, Head & Heal Branding, Team Sorting & Doctoring events. Also on July 1st will be the finals of the Wild Cowgirls Race, you won’t want to miss it.Thursday night following the rodeo performance check out the Let ‘R Buck Saloon – We are super excited to announce that we have Aaron Pritchett, multiple Canadian Country Music Association award winner will be performing on the Sandtronic Concert Stage. Opening for Aaron is Karen Lee Batten, 7 time BC Country Female Vocalist. It’s a show you won’t want to miss!! Come join us for the party. Advance tickets only. Be sure to check out the rodeo/concert packages under the tickets.For more information Visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/williams-lake-stampede-93rd-annual-tickets-58018725570
Rotary Club Breakfast
Friday, Jun 28 7:00 am – Monday, Jul 1 11:00 am
Come on down to the Rotary Breakfast and get energized for a day full of events
Safeway-451 Oliver St, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1M5
Williams Lake Stampede Parade and Street Party!
Sat., Jun. 29, 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m
The excitement is growing each day, even more businesses are becoming involved, more vendors, entertainers and artists are preparing to put on a terrific show for Stampede Street Party on June 29.
Bring your appetite. You’ll find a variety of local food available, including Cody William’s fresh bannock, the always delicious fare from CJ’s Southwestern Grill, and the Mr. Mike’s outdoor BBQ. Choose from several delicious beverages to quench your thirst, too.
Between the bouncy castle, petting zoo, face painting, crafts and other great things to entertain the kids, there will be plenty of live music for the whole family to kick back and enjoy on the ‘rock the block’ music stage.
Be sure to keep an eye on this page for a detailed list (and map) of all things #stampedestreetparty2019!