Heritage events? Historical attractions? Art galleries? If you’re looking for things to do in BC this weekend, you can visit all of these things and more.
The Canada Day fireworks in the Inner Harbour are over, which means summer has begun. The next big Victoria summer event is the Saanich Strawberry Festival. Held every year at beautiful Beaver Lake, the Strawberry Festival features plenty of family-friendly activities, and plenty of strawberries and cream.
Kaslo continues to host Manifest Destiny: the Art of Angela Sterritt at the Langham Cultural Centre. Based in Vancouver BC, Sterritt has incorporated a First Nations aesthetic into her art.
Just down the highway, the Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar hosts Cultural Path: Faculty Collections from Selkirk College. Golden: We Call This Home at the Art Gallery of Golden (AGOG) features a selection of posters that recreate the classic look of early 20th Century advertisements.
Kimberley’s Underground Mining Railway Tours offer express train rides this weekend.