Community Calendar


Merritt's Community Calendar is stocked full of festivals, fairs and community events. Check back often for activities in all four seasons. #ExploreMerritt 

Mignon Furman's Performance Awards Mignon Furman's Performance Awards for the Love to Dance Ballet Academy from the American Academy of Dance. Beautifully and carefully choreographed dances.  Medals and Certificates.  Qualified judge from the US. To participate contact Love to Dance at 378-9898 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before April 25th.
Event Date 06-10-2018 9:00 am
* Event Contact Love to Dance
* Phone Number 250-378-9898
* Location Old Courthouse Art Gallery
Have you ever wanted to try lawn bowling or bocce, but never had the opportunity? Come "Give it a Try!" at the Lawn Bowling Green!
Event Date 05-23-2018 10:30 am
* Event Contact Merritt Senior Centre
* Phone Number 250-378-3763
* Location Merritt
Get boogie and get down! Bring your hat that you fabulously decorated on May 9th. There will be Pot Luck Appetizers! Music by Randy Chillihitzia. 1675 Tutill Court at the Merritt Seniors' Centre. Call Pam for more information at 250-378-5534 or the Senior's Centre at 250-378-3763.
Event Date 05-12-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 05-12-2018 10:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Seniors' Centre
* Phone Number 250-378-5534
* Location Merritt Senior Center
Come by and enjoy lunch and tea at the Baillie House with your Mom! Two Spots available for $15 for either 11:30 or 1:30 pm. Drop by the Baillie House by Wednesday, May 9th, 6pm to confirm your spot! For more information, call 250-378-0349. Reservations are filling up fast.
Event Date 05-12-2018 11:30 am
* Event Contact Baillie House Property
* Phone Number 250-378-0349
* Location Baillie House
Hats! Hats! Hats! Have you got your hat for the Spring Hat Dance? Come one, come all to the Merritt Senior's Centre and decorate your hat. Glue guns are provided. B.Y.O.D - Bring your own decorations! 1675 Tutill Court! Everyone welcome!
Event Date 05-09-2018 10:00 am
* Event Contact Merritt Senior's Centre
* Phone Number Pam @ 250-378-5545 / 250-378-3763
* Location Merritt Senior Center
Free Movie Night: Chariots of Fire Merritt Baptist Church presents: the four time Academy Award winning film Chariots of Fire for our Free Movie Night. Please join us Friday, April 27th at the Merritt Baptist Church, located at 2499 Coutlee Ave. Doors open at 6pm, film starts at 6:30pm   For more info call 250 378 2464 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Event Date 04-27-2018 6:00 pm
Event End Date 04-27-2018 9:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Baptist Church
* Phone Number 2503782464
* Location Merritt Baptist Church

Saskia & Darrel of The Great Plains Band will be playing their mix of folk, celtic, bluegrass and country tunes at the Trinity United Church in Merritt on April 26th at 7 pm. Tickets are $15, available at Black's Pharmacy oor call Linda or Richie below. 

Contact Info: Linda Baird at 378-4528 or Richie Gage at 378-6266

Event Date 04-26-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 04-26-2018
* Event Contact Linda Baird
* Phone Number 250-378-4528
* Location Merritt
Nicola Naturalist Society Presentation- Jo-Anne Hales – Habitat selection of the Great Basin Spadefoot

Jo Anne Hales is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable speaker on the charismatic Spadefoots. Photos: Leonard Sopuck and Jo Anne Hales

Thursday April 19th 2018, 7 PM at NVIT: Jo-Anne Hales – Habitat selection of the Great Basin Spadefoot

Jo-Anne Hales is a professional agrologist and the Environmental Specialist for the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc. She is also completing a Master of Science degree in Environmental Science at Thompson Rivers University studying the Great Basin Spadefoot (an amphibian species at risk) on the New Gold – New Afton Mine site. Come and hear about these charismatic little critters. Her talk was postponed in May 2017 due to the floods – catch it in 2018.

Contact Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 250-378-2468

Event Date 04-19-2018 7:00 pm
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology

Mar. 28 @ 12:00 pm

At the Merritt Civic Centre

Contact Info: 250-378-6170 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Date 03-28-2018 12:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Nicola Valley Community Gardens Annual General Meeting and Seed Swap

The Nicola Valley Community Gardens will be hosting their AGM on March 21st at the Merritt Library 6pm - 8pm and will be followed by a seed swap opportunity for all those in attendance. All members are encouraged to attend but you do not have to have a plot to be invited everyone is welcome.

Do you love to garden? Missing a spot at your home or do not have enough space? Join us at our local community garden behind the hospital. Better yet sign up with a friend so you have a watering buddy! Plots are reasonably priced and great fun for all ages but spots are limited and payment is required to guarantee your spot. March 21st will be the last day retuning members are guaranteed there plot before we open it up to our waitlist if you are interested in putting your name forward please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Event Date 03-21-2018 6:00 pm
Event End Date 03-21-2018 8:00 pm
* Event Contact Nicola Valley Community Gardens
* Phone Number 2502800451
* Location Merritt Library

Contact Us

Got questions? Contact us by phone, or by email using our contact form.

Merritt Visitor Centre: 250-378-0349
Tourism Manager: 250-378-8619
Email: Contact Form