Blossom Festival Events Schedule - compact version

 

78th BLOSSOM FESTIVAL – 2019 COMMUNITY EVENTS
(Subject to change)

Posted Courtesy of the CV BLOSSOM FESTIVAL ASSOCIATION

Road Closures during the Blossom Festival

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS: Town of Creston, RDCK Areas A, B & C, Columbia Basin Trust, Across the Board Creations, Canadian Forest Products Ltd., FortisBC, Pealow’s Grocer Inc., JH Huscroft Ltd., Valley Community Services, BC Hydro, Home Hardware, Ramada/Ricky’s, Creston Veterinary Clinic, Pyramid Building Supplies, Breathing Space Yoga, Tim Hortons

FRIDAY, May 17

LOCATION

TIMES

*Creston Museum

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

10: 00 am to 5:00 pm

Teen Art Walk (various venue displays)

Downtown Core

All Day

*C.V. Wildlife Center - Trails Open

11km West of Creston off Highway 3

24 hrs/7 days/wk

*CV Chamber of Commerce - Slo Pitch Mixed Tournament slo_pitch_poster

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Starts 5:30 pm

*Passport Program (Free from Visitor Centre)

Passport stamped by local businesses (PRIZES)

All Day

*Youth Pow Wow - School District#8

Rec Center Arena, 312 - 19th Avenue North

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

OPENING CEREMONIES/CONCERT

DOC WALKER-DUO

Concert Poster

- Citizens 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

SATURDAY, May 18

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Lions Club Breakfast

Canyon St. (Sunset Seed parking lot)

7:00 am to 11:00 am

Teen Art Walk (various venue displays)

Downtown Core

All Day

*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 - Trails Open

11km West of Creston off Hwy. 3

24hrs/7days/wk

*CV Chamber of Commerce - Slo Pitch Mixed Tournament slo_pitch_poster

Check crestonvalleychamber

Starts 9:00 am

*Gold Panning gold_panning_poster

Chamber of Commerce, 121 NW Blvd.

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

*Farmer’s Market (featuring McRorei Band)

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 Lister CentennialInvitation Poster - Entry Form

18th Ave. (Dairy Queen) to CV Mall

11:00 am start

*Mounted Shooting Competition (FREE to Spectators) mounted_shooting_poster

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

10:00 pm to 4:00 pm

*Children’s Fun/Games (Kidapalooza by Success By Six) kidapalooza_posterBold Little Taylor Story Tent

College of the Rockies
301 - 16th AAve. South

Shows at 12:30, 1:30 & 3:00 pm

ROOT BEER GARDEN (Carnival for youth)

16th Ave (South of Millennium Park)

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

*Casey’s 12th Avenue Party

12th Avenue & Canyon Street

12:00 pm to 11:00 pm

CONCERT IN THE PARK - FREE

Millennium Park 215 - 16th Avenue S.

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 -Building the Community Exhibit

Creston Museum, 219 Devon St.

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*EXTREME COWBOY CHALLENGE
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633 Indian Rd., off Lower Wynndel Rd.

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

*LKB POW WOW Grand Entrance

830 Simon Road (LKB Gymnasium)

7:00 pm to Midnight

*Passport Program (FREE from Visitors Centre)

Get Passport stamped by local businesses.

All Day

*Homecoming Cabaret - Renegade Station Dance Poster

Creston Community Complex 230-19th Avenue N.

6:00PM - 11:00PM

*Footlighters Theatre Society presents
Two Wrongs Don't Make A Play Right
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Prince Charles Secondary School Theatre

7:30 pm

SUNDAY, May 19

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*Knights of Columbus Western Breakfast

Catholic Church Hall 128 - 16TH Avenue N

8:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Teen Art Walk (various venue displays)

Downtown Core

All Day

*Passport Program (FREE from Visitor Centre)

Get Passport stamped by local businesses.

All Day

*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.

*CV Chamber of Commerce - Slo Pitch Mixed Tournament slo_pitch_poster

Check crestonvalleychamber

Starts at 11:00 am

*CLASSIC CAR SHOW & Entertainment

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

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

*Lions Concession - Chilli/ Dogs and Buns

During Car Show on Canyon St.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

* Creston Museum - Building the Community Exhibit

Creston Museum , 219 Devon St .

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

*EXTREME COWBOY CHALLENGE (great entertainment - FREE TO SPECTATORS)cowboy_challenge_poster
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Indian Rd., off Lower Wynndel Rd. (watch for signs)

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

*Casey’s 12th Avenue Party (Entertainment 4:00 pm)

12th Avenue & Canyon Street

11:00 am to 10:00 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 Noon Start

*Mounted Shooting Competition - Free to Spectators shootingcompetitionposter

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

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

*Footlighters Theatre Society presents
Two Wrongs Don't Make A Play Right
comedy_play_poster

Prince Charles Secondary School Theatre

2:00 pm

MONDAY, May 20

 LOCATION

 TIMES

*C.V. Wildlife Centre - Trails Open

11km West of Creston off Hwy. 3

24hrs-7days/wk

Teen Art Walk (various venue displays)

Downtown Core

All Day

*AIRPORT APPRECIATION DAY (Draws for FREE flights) airportposter

1993D Airport Rd. (Classic Cars, Exhibition, Scenic Flights available)

8:00 am to 3:00 pm Breakfast / Lunch

*CV Chamber of Commerce - Slo Pitch Mixed Tournament slo_pitch_poster

Check crestonvalleychamber

Starts 9:00 am

*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

Centennial Park

Following Parade

50-50 BUTTON DRAW & PASSPORT DRAW

Centennial Park - Announce Winners

12:30 pm

*FREE PUBLIC SWIM (by Early Years)

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

2:00pm to 4:00pm

*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.

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Blossom Festival Events Schedule - compact version