77th BLOSSOM FESTIVAL – 2018 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 18

LOCATION

TIMES

*Creston Museum

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

10: 00 am to 5:00 pm

*C.V. Wildlife Center - Canoe Tours

11km West of Creston off Highway 3

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

*Youth Pow Wow - School District#8 - FREE

Rec Center Arena, 312 - 19th Avenue North

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

OPENING CEREMONIES/CONCERT

Kenny Rogers Tribute Show featuring Marty Edwards and the Gamblers

Concert Poster

- Citizen of the Year

 

Prince Charles Secondary School Theatre

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

Teen Dance - Music/Dance/Prizes

Millenium Park, 16th Avenue South

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

*Passport Program (C.V. Chamber of Commerce – check website for details) ChamberofCommerce

Visit C.V. Chamber of Commerce, get Passport stamped by local businesses 121 NW Blvd.

All Day

SATURDAY, May 19

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Lions Club Breakfast

Canyon St. (Beside 7-11)

7:00 am to 11:00 am

*STREET FAIR - Creston Lions Clubapplication and 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

Gold Panning Demonstration

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- Celebrating 100 years C.V. Fall FairInvitation 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) carnival poster

16th Ave (South of Millennium Park)

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

*Therapeutic Riding/Spectrum Farm Tours
& Chuck Wagon Demonstrations

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 - Farm Truck & Transport

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*EXTREME COWBOY CHALLENGE (great entertainment-Free to Spectators)cowboy challenge and shooting poster

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

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

*LKB POW WOW Grand Entrance

830 Simon Road (LKB Gymnasium)

7:00 pm to Midnight

*Passport Program (C.V. Chamber of Commerce - check website for details) chamberofcommerce

At Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

SUNDAY, May 20

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Knights of Columbus Western Breakfast

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.

*CLASSIC CAR SHOW & Entertainment

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

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

*Lions Concession - Chilli/ Dogs and Buns

Canyon St.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

* Creston Museum (Farm Truck & Transport)

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


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

*Passport Program (C.V. Chamber of Commerce - check website for details) chamberofcommerce

Visit C.V. Chamber of Commerce, get Passport stamped by Participating Business Locations

Business Hours

MONDAY, May 21

 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 5:00 pm

*CHILDREN’S PARADE (Lions Club) NEW PARADE ROUTE

Start at Millenium Park, along Cedar Street to Centennial Park

11:00 am

*CHILDREN'S PICNIC (Lions Club)

Centennial Park

Following Parade

50-50 BUTTON DRAW & PASSPORT DRAW

Centennial Park - Announce Winners

12:30 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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