2013 Festivals & Events in Summerland

Summerland USED TO BE known as the town of festivals…

and to be sure, Summerland still celebrates a wide variety of events, including festivals, but the  Summerland of today is fast becoming known for many other positives, such as being the most progressive small town in the Okanagan!  But, Summerland will always be a great host and an eager participant in many great events, and below is a short list of just a few:

Summerland

May 3-12: Spring Wine Festival

May 9-11Good Will Shakespeare Festival

May 11: Mother’s Day Tea at the Summerland Library

May 12: Mother’s Day Train with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

May 16-20: Meadow Lark Nature Festival

May 17-20: Blossom Run Show n Shine

May 18: Opening Day of the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

May 25-26Studio Tour

May 30 – June 2: Action Festival

June 1: Giants Head Run

June 1: Man of Steel Triathlon

June 2: Kids Fishing Derby in Garnet Valley

Summerland

June 8Heard It Through The Grapevine -Bottleneck Drive wine event

June 8 & 9: Bluegrass Festival and Campout

June 9: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

June 15: 3rd Annual Donuts with Dad at the Summerland Library

June 15 & 16: Model Aeronautics Association of Canada presents the Father’s Day Fun Fly

June 16:  Father’s Day Train with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

June 30Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

July 6-14: Summer Wine Festival

July 7: GranFondo Axel Merkx Bike Race

July 14: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

July 21: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with Kettle Valley Steam  Railway

August 3 & 4: Giants Head Freeride Long boarding Competition

August 3 - 5: UltraMan Canada

Summerland

Photo by Doug Campbell

August 4: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

August 18: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

August 25: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

September 1:  Summerland Orca Sprint Triathlon and Kids of Steel Race

September 8:  Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

September 14:  Steve King 100Km Classic Race

September 14:  Apple Valley Cruisers Endless Summer Show n Shine

September 14 & 15: Summerland Fall Fair

September 15: Terry Fox Run

September 21: Library Book Sale

September 22: Test of Humanity Bike Race

September 22: Great Train Robbery & BBQ with the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

October 4-14: Fall Wine Festival

October 6:  7.4 Km Summerland Cross Country Race

November 2-3Studio Tour

November 29:  Summerland 26th Annual Festival of Lights

Summerland

Photo by Eric Simard

November 30 –December 1: 3rd Annual Light Up the Vines

December 1: Annual Community Christmas Carolling

December 14 & 15: Christmas Express Train hosted by the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

December 20-21: Christmas Express Train hosted by the Kettle Valley Steam Railway

WHEW, WE ARE EXHAUSTED! So much fun, so many great reasons to visit.  So, do come for a visit, you’ll always be glad you did!

Hunters Hill is:
In Summerland across the Highway from Sumac Ridge.
Approximately 156 acres in size.
Not in the Agricultural Land Reserve.
Zoned Country Residential for acreage size lots.
Owned by a Summerland based family partnership.

You are welcome to contact Hunters Hill via email at huntershillsummerland@gmail.com

Or, letters via Canada Post can be sent to:
Hunters Hill
P.O. Box 878
Summerland BC
V0H1Z0

And consider joining the discussion via Twitter Follow: @Hunters_Hill_BC

Thank you for your interest, please check back for regular updates!

 

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