Christina Lake Homecoming/Retrouvailles Summerfest Canada 150 Lakers Style/A La Mode De Chez Nous !
"Come Home To The Lake"
Christina Lake Homecoming/Retrouvailles Summerfest Canada 150 Lakers Style/A La Mode De Chez Nous is sponsored by The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary Area C and in part by the Government of Canada, as well as various community and business sponsors.
Everyone is always invited to The Christina Lake Homecoming Summerfest in Celebration of our Beautiful Community of Christina Lake. The Homecoming Summerfest is fast becoming a tradition here in Christina Lake, a place where memories are shared and new ones are made. It's a time for all, past and present, near or far, to unify in our love for "The Lake". It's a time for our community, to come together to celebrate our regions talents, showcase our businesses and bring awareness to our community services and organizations.
Many of our local organizations pull together to make this a great event. Opening our Festivities on Friday Evening with a concert at The Welcome Centre.
Saturday is the big event, beginning with a pancake breakfast, followed by a Market from 8am-4pm. Each year our market is growing with 60 + vendors at this years event, from art, to jewellery, aboriginal art, wood carvings and turnings, local produce, and baking to art demos, workshops, children's games, organizations and businesses , bringing awareness, and so much more. Live performances happening all day, showcasing our regions impressive talents!
As an added feature this year we will Celebrate Canada 150 Lakers Style/A La Mode De Chez Nous at our festival. With a regional project showcasing dance and music and bringing environmental awareness , you won’t want to miss it! Come sign up to participate in the Great Canadian Games, Lakers Style/A La Mode De Chez Nous! There will be a series of 13 fun spirited Canadiana Games which represent each Province and Territory. Winners will receive hand crafted medallions made by local artists. Professional Band Petunia and the Vipers are coming from Vancouver to delight us with a show, amongst a great line up of local and provincial talent. Don’t miss out on creating under The Great Canadian Arts and Craft Tent, where you can get decked out in Canadian Spirit, face painting , tattoos and more. Make yourself a kite and fly the Canada 150 logo proud in celebration of this legacy year.
Want to be part of the magic? The Christina Lake Homecoming Summerfest Committee would love to hear from you. From volunteering at the Festival, to setting up a booth , preforming or participating, please check out the website or phone 250-447-9771 for more information.
Annual Event: Christina Lake Homecoming/Retrouvailles Summerfest 2017 Canada 150 Lakers Style/A La Mode De Chez Nous July 7-8,2017