NDIT Business Facade Improvement Program Funding for Lillooet Approved! Applications are now being accepted.
If you know of any events coming up please notify us and we will ensure we have them listed on the www.lillooetbc.ca Twitter @visitlillooet and www.exploregoldcountry.com website. Click on the website link to follow us on Facebook and Twitter! If possible send a digital poster.jpg as well, as these can also be added.
In 2013, the Gold Country website had over 56,000 views from people all over the globe planning their trip, and one of the most frequently visited pages contains our calendar of events, so make sure you are listed, for FREE, so that you are seen by our visitors. ”
Thank you to the Beautification Committee Volunteers who planted up a storm in downtown Lillooet!
First Annual Funky Flower Pot Contest 2014!
Commercial and Residential Contest
Seasonal Burning Ban in Effect as of May 1, 2014
No open burning of any kind will be permitted during any period with the exception of the following:
Small confined fires are allowed for ceremonies and cooking in addition to grills and barbecues using charcoal briquettes or pressurized gas for fuel.
Lillooet Quilters Guild
Guild Member's Sale Table and Merchant Sale Table
July 25, 2014 - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
July 26, 2014 - 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
St. Andrews United Church, 577 Main Street, Lillooet
Admission: $3 each
Raffle Tickets $2 each - Prizes: Quilt, Baby Quilt, Placemat Set, Tote Bag
Sturgeon Derby 2014!
July 26 from 6am 1pm
Dinner at the curling rink 2-4 pm
Prizes at the curling rink 5-6:30 pm
Cost is $80:00
Register at Winners Edge
250 256 4848
Route 99 Show & Shine
Show Time 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Open to All Classes
No Judging/ No Trophy
Registration Starts: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. No Pre-registration
Entry Fee $10 per vehicle
1st 80 registrations receive Dash Plaque
BBQ lunch on site
Contact Connie Rackow: 250-256-0116 (message)
Other Apricot Tsaqwem Festival Events July 25 - 27, 2014
Lillooet Farmers Market Friday and Saturday
Lillooet Golf Tournament
Street Dance - Live Bands
Beer Garden - Lillooet Curling Club
Lillooet Legion - Dinner Saturday Evening
Community Garage Sale
Community Garage Sale!
Sunday July 27
666 Industrial Place, "Sunny" Lillooet BC
Hosted at Gold Country Storage
9am until noon
Sell from your truck, car, trailer or table, lots of space!
No cost in or out!
Contact Mick Maxwell 256-4423
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Northern Economic Development Initiatives 2014 Sub-regional Workshops
If you can’t attend in person, please provide your priorities and input through the following survey until June 16:
FBC has also prepared a survey to gather information for the Economic Leakage Analysis. A print version of the survey is available at all the community open houses and workshops.
Completed print surveys can be dropped off at the Lillooet Municipal Hall. If you missed the workshops an online is available at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Lillooet
Annual Festivals and Events
Lillooet Farmers Market
May - October
Located across from Post Office on Main Street
Mother's Day Pancake Breakfast
May Day Parade (Victoria Day Celebrations)
May Long Weekend
Lillooet Garden Tour
Father's Day Pancake Breakfast
National Aboriginal Day
Gold Country 2014 “Passport to the Gold Trail"
June 28th - July 1, 2014
Canada Day Celebration
Apricot Tsaqwem Festival
July 25 - 27
Annual Sturgeon Derby
Music at the Miyazaki
July and August
Salmon In The Canyon Festival
Come and enjoy a Salmon Feast! Games, activities and music are all included in the event as well.
Beer and Wine Festival
September 13, 2014
12 - 6 pm
Family oriented. Local Beer and Wine, Farmers/Artisan Market, local food producers and Shuttle bus service.
Monster Bash, Haunted House and Fireworks Display
Lillooet Recreation Centre