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The Creston Valley Winter Festival Schedule is here!

It’s that time of year again and it is our pleasure to announce the 24th Annual Santa Claus Parade and Winter Festival organized by the Town of Creston and the Regional District Central Kootenay on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Scheduling the Winter Festival during the day gives everyone an opportunity to come out for the parade, wander downtown between the activities and events afterwards, or hunt for that unique local gift at the many downtown shops and community Christmas sales!

Creston Valley's Annual Fall Fair Returns September 8th to 9th

For over 95 years - the Fall Fair highlights agriculture, agri-tourism, 100-mile diet, 4H Beef & 4H Horse Club demonstrations, and home-grown and homemade goods in friendly competition for special ribbons and cash prizes. From home-made Apple pies to fresh produce to giant heffers, Come see why Creston is the food-hub of the Kootenays and go home green with envy!

For more details visit the Fall Fair website:

Friday Sept 8th – Saturday Sept 9th

Leeroy Stagger @ the 3-Eh Stage's 3rd Last Show!

Since first making his mark on the Canadian independent music scene at the turn of this century, Leeroy Stagger has toured the world on his own and with the likes of Steve Earle, the Pixies, Modest Mouse, and Evan Dando. To top that off his songs have also appeared in epidsodes of  Grey’s Anatomy and Sons Of Anarchy.

2017 Kootenay Gut Buster Comedy Festival Returns

Canada's only outdoor comedy concert (plus musical guests) in the pristine Kootenay Mountains of British Columbia. It's where the best in stand-up comedy go to vacation.. and we want YOU to join us!

Two nights of professional stand-up comedy with 8 professional  hilarious comedians plus special guests. See some of the same acts you have seen on TV or heard on satellite radio in a relaxed, outdoor setting. Laugh and  enjoy the summer evening with laughter. Food Vendors and Beer Gardens on Site.

Live at the Ramada 3-Eh Stage

BC Wildfire Info for Creston Valley Kootenay Lake Area Visitors

For those visiting the Creston Valley and concerned about the status of wildfires, please see the following statement and information provided by Destination BC on July 18th:

As you may know, some areas of British Columbia are currently dealing with wildfires. However, British Columbia is a very large and diverse province, and there are many areas that are not impacted and are open for business.


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