AnnualFestivals & Events

Full Event Calendar

When We Throw a PartyIt's a Big One

The Special Event Calendar around Rossland is surprisingly diverse for a city this size. We have the longest-running Winter Carnival in Canada that is as offbeat and unpredictable as our locals. We have a film festival, a craft beer festival, and a top-secret Festivus guild. You can catch bands with half a million Twitter Followers and local bands with one annoying little sister following them around.

Rossland's four season joie de vivre is a natural outgrowth of the type of people our town attracts in the first place: work hard/play hard; wonderful weirdos; gourmet grinders; artsy athletes; fun families; colourful characters…

Trans BC Enduro
June 27, 2021 - June 28, 2021

Pure traditional famous BC singletrack of loam, forest, roots, and alpine, and everything in between. BC has its own true unique

Canada Day in Rossland
July TBA

Join us at the Museum for Rossland's community Canada Day celebrations.

Broken Goat – Trail Run

Broken Goat 50k is a challenging, point to point, high alpine race.

Huck ‘en Berries Bike Jam
September TBD

Now part of the FMB World Tour and a branch of the Rossland Ruberhead Bike Festival, the Huck 'en Berries Bike Jam is back!

Rossland Golden City Days
September TBD

Join us for our annual weekend family festival, celebrating our community's rich gold-mining history!

WaCanId Ride
September TBD

The WaCanId is an annual bicycle tour on paved roads encircling the Selkirk Mountains of Washington, Canada & Idaho.

Transrockies Singletrack 6: Ride The West
September 10th-12th

Hold onto your hats as Singletrack 6 heads to Rossland! This stage features the biggest sustained descent of the week

KTM Adventure Rally
September TBD

This event provides riders of all skill levels an opportunity to ride with and learn from adventurers all over the world. The KTM

Rossland Mountain Film Festival
November TBD

"The Biggest Little Film Fest in Canada"

Rekindle the Spirit of Christmas
December TBD

Get in the Yuletide spirit and visit Rossland on the first weekend in December.

Blizzard Music Festival
January TBD

Blizzard Music Festival runs annually, the last weekend of January (during Winter Carnival), in Rossland BC. Serving up an eclecti

Rossland Winter Carnival
January 2022 TBD

Sure To Be Full of Spectacular Family Fun!

The Spring Thing
March TBD

The wonderful rogues of Rossland hereby welcome you to celebrate our quirky mountain culture over 17 days of non-stop revelry

Beer Goggles
March TBD

Beer Goggles intermingles the finest craft breweries, thirstiest beer enthusiasts, and hungriest powder fans at one of North Ameri

Clam Slam
March TBD

Canada’s unspoken national drink gets its due. Clam SLAM: The Kootenay Caesar Showdown and Distillery Tasting!

Trail Silver City Days
May 2022 TBD

Invite your family and friends to experience Trail's traditions, culture and food on May 4-8, 2016!

Beaver Valley May Days
May 2022

A fun weekend of family friendly activities like a trail hike, baseball tournament, races, concession, fireworks & geocaching.

West Kootenay Smoke ‘N Steel Car Show
June 2022 TBD

Save the date...the Smoke 'N Steel "Cruisin' the Columbia" Show & Shine, will once again take place on June 15th.

RED Teeth Mountain Wine Fest
June 2022 TBD

From RED Mountain’s infamous outdoor deck, savour BC wine and cider that’s either Organic, Biodynamic, Sustainable or Localish