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Canal Days

May 30, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018

Canal Days

Canal Days is a much anticipated annual event, a celebration of the many reasons why the Canal Flats folks love living in the pleasant little community. They go all out every year, with events for every person, young and not-so-young. Everyone has a great time and the memories made can last a lifetime.

Canal Days is also a chance to put off the last vestiges of winter and embrace the coming summer, with all the things that the community has to offer its residents and visitors.

2018 Canal Days Schedule

Wed. May 30th

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Youth Bingo at the Civic Centre, from 6 pm sharp to 8 pm (doors open at 5:30 pm). This is a fun event for youth ages 8 to 16 years.Cost is $2 for 2 cards and extra cards are 25 cents each. Parents are welcome to come and help the young players. For more info, contact Heidi at 250-349-5585.

Thursday, May 31st

7:00 pm – The Canal Days Bingo is one of the highlights of Canal Days, with some extra special bonuses such as a $500.00 Bonanza and a $500.00 Free Game. If you bring 3 food Items for our food bank or donate $5.00, you’ll receive 1 extra card for the free game!  There are door prizes to be won too! Doors open at 5:30 pm ~ Bingo starts at 7 pm. (Note: This is the last Bingo night until the season starts up again September 17th)

The Canal Days Amazing Race
6:00 – 8:00 pm – The Canal Days Amazing Race is open to all youth in grades 6 and up.  Meet at Base Camp
Open to all Youth in grade 6 and up. Looking for teams of 3 or 4 and also volunteers. Please register with Angela Miller at: columbiavalleyyouthnetwork@hotmail.com

Saturday, June 2nd

8 to 10 am – Pancake Breakfast
10:30 am – Line up at 10.30 for the Parade at the school (4891 Beatty Ave)
11:00 am – Parade
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Classic Car Show at Baillie Grohman & Arbuckle St. (Burn out Pit at 5:00 pm)  Call Sjak at 259-919-2104
12:00 – 4:00 pm – Live Music with Marty and Elli
11:00 am – 5:00 pm – Beer Garden
12:00 pm – Registration for Horse Shoe Tournament. (First Game at 1 pm) Call 250-349-5338 or 250-919-8300
1:00 – 2:00 pm – Kids Soap Box Cars. Judging Trials to follow. (Located at Family Pantry 250-349-5551)
1:00 pm – Native Dance Group Performance

4:30 pm – All raffle draws and Citizen of the Year Award

*To add to the excitement, there will be base ball, face painting, kids games in the hall, bouncy castles in the park plus lots of raffles, food and other vendors, and more. All events will take place in and around the Civic Centre at 8911 Dunn Street.

9:00 pm – 1:00 am – Canal Days Dance with live music by Mile High Club. Tickets are $12 each. Get yours in advance by calling 250-919-5842.

Sunday June 3rd

12:00 – 4:00 pm – Boat races at Tilley Memorial Park. For rules and categories:

Charlie’s Cook Shack (concession) will be open

For more Info about the Canal Days event, call 250-349-5447


May 30, 2018
Jun 3, 2018
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Canal Days Committee


Canal Flats Civic Centre
8911 Dunn Street
Canal Flats,

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