There are so many family-friendly summer festivals in Northern BC this list probably deserves to be multiple posts.
If you’re looking to hit up a festival, fair or family fun this summer in Northern BC with the kids check out these options and let it inspire your travels. Don’t see your community event on the list, drop us a comment or send us an email and we’ll definitely consider adding it!
McBride – Pioneer Days
Friday, June 1 – Sunday, June 3, 2018, is the annual celebration of McBride, BC with Pioneer Days Weekend. This weekend full of activities includes a parade on Saturday followed by activities in the park. Additional events can be found at the schedule at this link.
Prince Rupert – Seafest
Friday, June 8 – Sunday, June 10, 2018 marks the 40th Annual Seafest. Featuring a weekend full of everything, you can’t miss the parade, the sail past, and even more that Prince Rupert has to offer at their largest festival of the year.
Fraser Lake – Mouse Mountain Days
July 1, 2018 – Every community celebrates Canada Day in some capacity, but for small towns like Fraser Lake, Canada Day is their day to shine. Stay posted for more information and check the Fraser Lake Website here.
Prince George – Summerfest
July 15, 2018 – Downtown Prince George welcomes everyone to the streets to celebrate with food vendors, activities and shopping galore. This family friend Saturday draws a crowd. Find all the information you need to know here at Downtown Prince George.
Quesnel – Billy Barker Days
July 19 to July 22, 2018, will be a weekend full of buzz and excitement in the community of Quesnel, BC as they celebrate Billy Barker Days. For the kids in the family, be sure to check out the Kids Day in the Park for games and activities.
Terrace – Riverboat Days
Friday, August 3 to Sunday, August 12, 2018, is a weekend of celebration for the city of Terrace, BC with their annual Riverboat Days. This August long weekend event is jam-packed with parades, Concerts in the Park and even a fireworks display.
Hazelton’s – Pioneer Day
August 8, 2018, join the Hazelton communities in celebrating the rich history and culture of the community with Pioneer Days. Join the festivities with a parade, kids game and live music. Check out the Village website for up to date information.
Dawson Creek – Agricultural Fair, Rodeo & Exhibition
August 8 – 12, 2018 is Dawson Creek, BC’s weekend to shine as the Greatest Show in the Peace with the Dawson Creek Exhibition. Check out this link for updated information regarding kids events at the exhibition.
Do you have a Family Friendly Summer Festivals in Northern BC to add? Drop us a comment below or give us some feedback on which is your favourite (or least favourite) to attend.