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June 2018

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Prince Rupert Seafest

June 9th - Seafest is Prince Rupert’s largest festival and has been held annually in June since 1978. Friday, Saturday and Sunday are packed with events, activities, food booths and entertainment in Prince Rupert’s downtown core and on the waterfront. It is an exciting time in Prince Rupert and we hope to see you at the BCLC booth!

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Vernon Sunshine Festival

June 16th - The 24th Annual Sunshine Festival takes place over six blocks of 30th Avenue in Downtown Vernon. This event is the North Okanagan’s largest street festival and features 20 food trucks, more than 150 local business vendors, activities, live music, entertainment at two different stages and more.


July 2018

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Kamloops Music in the Park (July to August)

Starting July 4th - Music in the Park is back for its 25th anniversary! New this year, every Wednesday in July, BrewLoops Beer Festival and Kamloops Food Trucks will be in Riverside Park from 5:00pm to 9:00pm.

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Kelowna Block Party

July 21st - Once a year, the City of Kelowna closes traffic on Bernard Avenue for the biggest Block party in the Okanagan. Join BCLC and more than 18,000 attendees at this free community event featuring more than 100 vendors, live entertainment, dancing, music and more.

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Kamloops Midsummer Music Jam

July 25th - Midsummer Music Jam celebrates Kamloops by bringing the community together. Join us on July 25 for Food Trucks, BrewLoops, BCLC swag and a special concert from Canadian country music artist, Gord Bamford.

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Victoria HarbourCats Baseball

July 26th - Join us for a special Victoria HarbourCats home game on July 26. The HarbourCats are a summer-collegiate baseball team that plays in the West Coast League (WCL) at Victoria’s Royal Athletic Park.


August 2018

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Terrace Riverboat Days

Aug 4th - Riverboat Days is Northwest B.C.’s largest community festival, organized to showcase the community vitality, culture and heritage of beautiful Terrace, B.C. BCLC is proud to be back at Riverboat Days for a second year to welcome thousands of attendees to Concerts in the Park featuring Platinum Blonde on Saturday, August 4.

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McBurney Plaza Summer Series in Langley

Aug 11th - The McBurney Plaza Summer Series was launched by the Downtown Langley Business Association and the City of Langley in 2015. Events run throughout the summer and feature local artists, musical acts and more. BCLC is a proud sponsor of Country Music Night on August 11 featuring live entertainment, dancing, food vendors and more. This evening event is 19+ only.

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Langley Arts Alive Festival

Aug 18th - With over 200 visual and performing artists, the Arts Alive Festival has become a signature event in the Lower Mainland over the past 25 years. This free event for all ages features live musical performances, artists and artisans showcasing their talents with special performances all day long.

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Comox Valley Agricultural Fair

Aug 25th - Promoting local farming for over 140 years, the Comox Valley Exhibition offers three days of fun filled events including fishing, lumberjack shows, the World Famous RCMP Musical Ride and non-stop live entertainment. BCLC will be on-site Saturday, August 25 with games, prizes, and fun for all attendees.

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Nanaimo Summertime Blues Festival

Aug 26th - The Summertime Blues Festival is held annually in the heart of beautiful downtown Nanaimo. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to join BCLC and check out more than 20 acts that take to the open-air stage in Maffeo Sutton Park.


September 2018

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Port Alberni Fall Fair

Sept 8th - The Port Alberni Fall Fair offers four days of fair events plus main stage concert events, indoor home show, and lots of food vendors. BCLC is proud to be a sponsor of the Fall Fair for the main event on September 8.