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“Come to Compete or Come to Complete”

Kitimat is once again hosting a healthy Active Living 5K, 10K or half marathon event. Celebrate your active community while supporting Kidsport. For more information on Kidsport, please visit www.kidsportcanada.ca. No registrations taken the day of the event.

When: Saturday, June 18th

Time:  8:00am for 21 km run

          8:30am for 10 km walk

          9:00am for all other distances

Location: Riverlodge Recreation Centre

7th Annual Kitimat Valley Walk/Run Festival

Dads! Looking for a Father’s Day activity with your kids?

Want them to love fishing as much as you do?

Bring your young ones down to the Rod & Gun for some kids’ games, contests and a barbecue lunch of hot dogs and hamburgers! Barbecue lunch is by donation.

If you’re lucky, your child might even win their very own fishing rod!

Don’t miss out on introducing your kids to the joy of fishing!

When:  Sunday, June 19th

            10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Kitimat Rod & Gun Club

Rod & Gun Family Fishing Day

Don’t miss an exciting drag race by dragsters from across the province!  Competitors are pit against each other in a high-speed dash to be the first to the top of the hill!

For your safety, please watch behind the roped off area.

The revving engines can also get very loud.  If you have young children please ensure their ears are protected with ear muffs or ear plugs.

When:  Saturday, July 2nd 10:00am - 6:00pm

           Rain out day: July 3rd

Location: Haisla Hill - Tsimshian to Kingfisher Blvd.


8th Annual Memorial Hill Climb

Sponsored by Backcountry Horsemen BC Skeena/Stikine Chapter

When:  Saturday, July 2nd     1:00pm

Location: Fairgrounds

Poker Ride

All day celebrating Canada’s 149th Birthday!

When:  Friday, July 1st  7:00am - 11:00pm

Free Bus Service : 10:00am - 6:00pm

12th Annual Show & Shine - Tamitik Arena: 10:00am - 3:00pm

International Food Fair - Riverlodge: 11:00am

Kitimat Kinsmen Canada Day Parade - Mountainview Square to Riverlodge: 12:00pm

Stage Show - Riverlodge:  1:00pm

Soccer Games - Riverlodge Ball Field: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Helicopter Rides - Riverlodge Ball Field #2:  1:00pm - 7:00pm

Pony Rides - Riverlodge:  1:00pm

Kids Fun Zone - Riverlodge:  1:30pm - 3:30pm

Canada Day Cake - Riverlodge:  approximately 2:00pm

Free Fun Swim - Sam Lindsay Aquatic Centre:  6:00pm - 9:00pm

Fireworks Display - Riverlodge Parking lot:  11:00pm

Canada Day Celebrations
Hill Climb Party

When:  Saturday, July 2nd    9:00pm

Location: Chilli and Dancer’s Pub

Info:  Tickets $15.00 at the Pub or Inland Coast Liquor Store