Kootenay FestivalJuly 27, 2019 10:30 am - July 27, 2019 7:00 pmLocation: Millennium Park at 110 5 Ave, Castlegar, BC V1N 1V3, Canada
Kootenay Festival is a multi-faceted event encouraging the recognition and appreciation of community diversity through entertainment, cuisine and interactive educational activities, displays and performance. The festival provides our residents and summer visitors an outstanding opportunity to experience and celebrate the heritage, culture, ethnicity and artistic expression that enriches the Kootenay region and makes us proud to call it our home.
Slocan City, BC
The Village of Slocan City is located on Highway 6 at the southern end of Slocan Lake and Valhalla Provincial Park, 30 km (19 mi) south of New Denver. Slocan was a booming silver town back in the 1890s, but today it serves as gateway to Valhalla Provincial Park. Cyclists can also access the Slocan Valley Rail Trail here, going all the way to the junction of Highway 6/3A.