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2009 Events
2009 Events
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CHAINSAW CARVINGS
Chetwynd is
home to more than 60 beautiful
handcrafted chainsaw sculptures
of
indigenous animals and local scenes.
Pick up your brochure for a self-guided
tour at the Visitor Centre. Chetwynd is
host to an International Chainsaw Carving
Championship where spectators are
welcome to stop by and watch any time.
MACKENZIE
is home to the
world's largest tree crusher
.
This giant machine, weighing
175 tons, helped to clear the
non-merchantable timber to form
the 1200 km of shoreline of
Williston Lake. It has sat idle since
the 1960's and is now a popular
roadside attraction.
TUMBLER RIDGE
is Dinosaur
Country.
Self-guided
and guided tours
are available to
trackway sites
situated beside scenic
rivers, creeks and
canyons or visit the Dinosaur
Discovery Gallery.
January 16 -18
High on Ice Winter Carnival
Ice carving and snow sculpting
at Centennial Park
Fort St John 250-785-3033
February 12 - 15
Northern B.C. Winter Games
Mackenzie 250-997-5283
March (TBA)
Annual Taylor Sled Dog Races
Taylor 250-789-3333
March 4 - 7
Trappers Rendezvous
Fort Nelson 250-774-2956
March 13 - 14
Extreme Ice Racing
Dawson Creek 877-339-8499
March 28
Crushed Grapes Wine Festival
Fort St John 250-787-2781
March 25 - 28
Oilmen's Bonspiel
Fort Nelson 250-774-2956
April 4 - 5
Dawson Creek
Sportsman Show
Dawson Creek 250-782-9595
April 19 - 25
Arts and Cultural Week
www.assemblybcartscouncils.ca
April 30
Hudson's Hope Regional
Heritage Fair
Hudson's Hope 250-783-9154
May September
W.A.C. Bennett Dam Tours
Interactive displays and a gift
shop enhance the theatre
presentations.
Hudson's Hope 888-333-6667
Peace Canyon Dam Tours
Self-guided tours year round
Hudson's Hope 888-333-6667
May 1
Annual Art Auction
Dawson Creek 250-782-9595
May 1 - 3
Chamber of Commerce
Trade Show
Mackenzie 250-997-5459
May 2 - 3
Chamber of Commerce
Trade Show
Fort Nelson 250-774-2956
May 9
Bullhead Mountain Curling Club
Mother's Day Lobster Dinner
& Dance
Hudson's Hope 250-783-9154
May 10
Mother's Day Pancake
Breakfast
at the Fire Hall
Taylor 250-789-3333
May 13 - 17
Peace River Zone
Theatre Festival
Fort St John 250-786-6837
M A Y
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M A R C H
F E B R U A R Y
J A N U A R Y
NORTHEASTERN BRITISH COLUMBIA
1441-100th Ave Dawson Creek Tel: 782.4808
Toll Free: 1.800.810.4808
www.milezeromotorsports.com
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