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 


Nicola Naturalist Society - "Bat Inventory in the Nicola Valley" "Bat Inventory in the Nicola Valley" with Paul Mozin (Nicola Watershed Stewardship and Fisheries Authority). Come and learn about bats - misunderstood but important animals in our local ecosystem - and the surveys being done in our area to identify the local bat species and track their abundance. Thursday Jan 16th, 7 PM at NVIT Lecture Theatre. All welcome - membership or donation.

Photo Credits - Alan Burger for the main photo, Paul Mozin for the inset
Event Date 01-16-2020 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Alan Burger
* Phone Number 250-378-2468
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
Farm & Ranch Wildfire Preparedness The Merritt Fire Rescue Department's Farm and Ranch Wildfire Preparedness event is of critical importance to attend if you or someone you know lives rurally or lives/works in the agricultural industry.
Event Date 01-16-2020 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-16-2020 3:30 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Fire Rescue Department
* Phone Number (250) 378-5626
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Come down to the Aquatic Centre for a fun-filled family evening - games, activities, and concession items will be available
Event Date 01-10-2020 6:00 pm
Event End Date 10-10-2019 9:00 pm
* Event Contact Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre
* Phone Number 250-378-6662
* Location Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre

Relax at the Aquatic Centre with a movie on the big screen

Concession available - pizza for a dollar-fifty, popcorn and pop for a dollar

Event Date 01-03-2020 6:00 pm
Event End Date 01-03-2020 8:00 pm
* Event Contact Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre
* Phone Number 250-378-6662
* Location Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre
NVIT Winter Craft Fair Mark your calendars as NVIT is officially hosting a craft fair for all the last minute shoppers out there, or for those of you that just love to shop like a lot of us!
Event Date 12-17-2019 3:00 pm
Event End Date 12-17-2019 7:00 pm
* Event Contact NVIT
* Phone Number 250-378-3300
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
$5.00 per ticket with proceeds going to the local food bank - bus loads at the City Hall parking lot at 5:45 PM and leaves at 6:00 PM for a 90 minute tour.
Event Date 12-14-2019 5:45 pm
Event End Date 12-14-2019 7:30 pm
* Event Contact Frank Trenholm
* Phone Number 250-378-4080
* Location City Hall
Get into the holiday spirit and join the MSS students and faculty for fun carnival games, raffle baskets, pictures with Santa, concessions, and a bouncy castle!
Event Date 12-10-2019 5:30 pm
Event End Date 12-10-2019 7:30 pm
Individual Price $10.00
* Event Contact Merritt Secondary School
* Phone Number 250-378-5131
* Location Merritt Secondary School
Merritt Army Cadets Sponsoring Committee Craft Fair Hosted at the Cadet Hall, 1755 Coldwater Ave
Event Date 12-07-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 12-07-2019 2:00 pm
* Event Contact Tracy
* Phone Number 250-378-4722
* Location Merritt
Event Date 12-05-2019 5:00 pm
* Event Contact Nicola Tribal Association
* Phone Number 250-378-4235
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Skate with Santa Come skate at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena with Santa!
Event Date 12-01-2019 12:30 pm
Event End Date 12-01-2019 1:30 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Civic Centre
* Phone Number 250-315-1050
* Location Nicola Valley Memorial Arena

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