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 

Art, Culture & Heritage

Fall Paint-In

The Fall Paint-In is Back!

Have Fun, Try something new!

Fall Paint-In....create a beautiful fall painting in one afternoon.  Take home an 11x14 canvas.

Led by Jean Kiegerl

Deadline to register is October 14th.

Please prepay by cash or cheque at the Chamber of Commerce office (2185B Voght Street)

Cost is $40 with all proceeds to the Nicola Valley Community Theatre.

$5 for dessert, coffee and tea provided by Espresso, Etc.

Event from 1:00 - 4:30 

Event Date 10-22-2016 1:00 pm
Event End Date 10-23-2016 4:30 pm
Cut off date 10-14-2016
* Location Merritt
Event Date 10-20-2016 6:00 pm
Event End Date 10-20-2016 9:00 pm
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Nicola Valley Life Art Show

Nicola Valley Life- A collection of artwork old and new, in a variety of media by various artists including Jean Kiegerl, Wendy Eechout, John Taylor, Roger Kamp, Doug Strand and others. 

Oct 7-22, 4:00pm-6:00pm

Held at the Courthouse Art Gallery

Event Date 10-07-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 10-22-2016 6:00 pm
* Location Old Courthouse Art Gallery
Art Opening Reception

Brambles Secret Door Gallery presents: Stefanie Travers Opening Reception, original art, good food, live music. September 30th 7-9pm

Event Date 09-30-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 09-30-2016 9:00 pm
* Location Brambles Bakery & Cafe
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 to Saturday, August 13, 2016

The British Columbia Ambassador Program is an annual event that takes place in August. This program is open to any young man or woman age 17 to 24, who has previously held an Ambassador/Royal title in British Columbia.  Each year, three members are chosen to represent the youth of our province. As part of their duties, they travel throughout the province promoting our mandate of Education, Motivation, and Self-Esteem.

More Info:

BC Ambassadors Program

Event Date 08-12-2016 6:30 pm
Event End Date 08-13-2016 11:55 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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