Kaslo May DaysMay 15, 2020 12:00 am - May 18, 2020 11:59 pmLocation: multiple locations
For over 100 continuous years, the Victoria Day weekend has been celebrated in Kaslo with a three day festival. Tthe highlight of this celebration is the annual May Pole Dance performed by the 1st graders of Kaslo.
Retallack, is probably the most accessible of the area ghost towns. Remnants of its former mine buildings and homes along Highway 31A take you back to the mining heydays of this area. Originally known as Bell’s Camp, it was a shipping centre for the area’s mines. Before the turn of the century it had a population of about 300 with three hotels, several stores, a post office, a barber shop and a school.