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 


Community Gaming Grant Workshop-Information & Application Needs and financial discussion. Workshop will cover all the information non-profit organizations will need to complete an application, receiving financial documents expected to use, copy of the 2019 Community Gaming Grant Guide.   Know, I am here to assist you to a successful submission of your application, and if need be the Reconsideration if not successful.   BRING A BAG LUNCH-coffee & tea & water supplied   Many thanks to Merritt Library for the use of the venue, very much appreciated.   Merritt Library   1691 Garcia St, Merritt BC   Please Register for workshop:  Megan   Phone:250-378-4737   Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Event Date 09-24-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 09-24-2019 2:30 pm
* Event Contact Marvene Layte
* Phone Number 1-250-612-2031
* Location Merritt Library
Merritt Community Clean-Up Day See poster for details
Event Date 09-21-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 09-21-2019 4:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt and District Chamber of Commerce
* Phone Number 250-378-5634
* Location Merritt
We keep the business part to a minimum and allow plenty of time to enjoy wonderful photos of wildlife and scenery from the Nicola Valley.
Event Date 09-18-2019 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Alan Burger
* Phone Number 250-378-2468
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
World Suicide Prevention Day

Please join us for this free event to honour and pay tribute to those affected or lost to suicide

Hot dogs & chips

Helpful Resources

Awareness Ribbons

Contribute paper angels to a the tail of a kite to represent connectedness to all and to acknowledge those lost too soon

Event Date 09-10-2019 11:00 am
Event End Date 09-10-2019 1:30 pm
* Event Contact Cely Rae Street
* Phone Number 2503782771
* Location Spirit Square
Highland Valley Copper Mine Open House Family Day - Monday, August 5, 2019 from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm. This family day showcases many aspect of HVC including interactive displays and entertainment: Mine Tours, Children's Entertainment, Donations accepted for fund-raising games in support of the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation, Informative Displays, Exhibit Booths, Mine Rescue Demonstrations, Hot Dogs & Refreshments...and so Much More! Open to all ages with some age restrictions on various tours, no booking required. Please bring a refillable water bottle. HVC is an industrial setting, no open-toed footwear on Mill Tours, and please leave your pets at home. Everyone Welcome for more information call 250-523-3802 or 250-523-3737.
Event Date 08-05-2019 8:30 am
Event End Date 08-05-2019 3:30 am
* Event Contact Jacqui Schneider
* Phone Number 250-523-3737
Nicola Valley Cruisers Car Club Show N Shine

This is the 25th anniversary for the Show & Shine!

Gates open at 8am for car registration.

Event Date 07-28-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 07-28-2019 2:00 pm
* Event Contact Nicola Valley Cruisers Car Club
* Phone Number 250-378-9569
* Location Central Park

Victoria to Squamish: July 28th

Squamish to Kamloops: July 29th

Kamloops to Golden : July 30th

Golden to Jasper: Aug 1st

Event Date 07-28-2019
Event End Date 08-01-2019
* Event Contact Kyle Steel
* Location Merritt
One Fierce Potluck Picnic See poster for details 
Event Date 06-29-2019 12:00 pm
* Location Lions Memorial Park
MSS Grad Ceremony Come to watch the Class of 2019 at their Grad Ceremony at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena. A time where friends and family come together and watch their loved ones on their special day!!
Event Date 06-20-2019 7:00 pm
* Event Contact School District No 58 (Nicola-Similkameen)
* Phone Number 250-378-5131
* Location Nicola Valley Memorial Arena

Merritt Senior Secondary High School  to Nicola Valley Memorial Arena.


All are welcome!

Event Date 06-20-2019 6:30 pm
Event End Date 06-20-2019 7:00 pm
* Location Merritt

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