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Festivals and Fairs


Valley First New York New Years Eve

6:00 pm - Sat, Dec 31st, 2022 to
at Jim Stuart Park

A free all-ages New Year's Eve celebration. Read more


9:00 am - Thu, Dec 1st, 2022 to Sat, Dec 24th, 2022
at Vernon Community Arts Centre

Artsolutely is an annual artisans show known for being a shopping extravaganza with quality hand-made gifts that can’t be found anywhere else! With works from 35 local artisans, it’s a one-stop-shop offering something for everyone: pottery, paintings, glass art, jewellery, metal and wood work, fabric arts, natural products, and so much more! Artsolutely invites visitors into a warm and relaxed atmosphere where they can leisurely take in the beauty of local art and shop for those they love. Read more

The Shoparama Holiday Gift Sale

10:00 am - Sat, Dec 3rd, 2022 to Sun, Dec 4th, 2022
at Vernon Rec Complex

We promise a merry mix of artisans, entrepreneurs, home-based business. Come for the gift and décor items, baking, specialty foods, Liquor samples, entertainment, spot prizes, concession. Read more

Victorian Christmas

10:00 am - Sat, Dec 10th, 2022 to Sun, Dec 11th, 2022
at O'Keefe Ranch

Welcome to Victorian Christmas at O'Keefe Ranch! So much to see and do this December at O'Keefe Ranch! Enjoy roasted chestnuts, decorated heritage buildings, animals and role play artists abound. Read more

Vernon Winter Carnival Parade, 62nd Annual

12:00 pm - Sat, Feb 4th, 2023
at Winter Carnival Parade Route

Join us for one of Vernon’s most beloved events! The 62nd Annual Winter Carnival Parade! Bring the family and a thermos of hot chocolate or soup, and of course your Carnival spirit! Read more

Celebration of Culture – Reconnecting in the North Okanagan

2:00 pm - Sat, Feb 4th, 2023
at Vernon Recreation Centre Auditorium

Join Vernon Winter Carnival and help us celebrate and reconnect to culture in the North Okanagan. Read more