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These are our most popular events that occur annually.

Explore all upcoming events in Telkwa by viewing our events calendar.

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Bulkley Valley Artisan Tour

July 29 to July 30, 2022

​Each summer, artisans of the Bulkley Valley invite you to visit their studios in and around Telkwa and Smithers.  View pottery, paintings, glass art, baskets, wooden toys and more.  This free, self-guided studio tour is organized in part by Tourism Smithers.

Download the 2022 Artisan Tour Brochure & Map here.

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Bulkley Valley Artisan Tour
Telkwa BBQ and Derby

Labour Day Weekend

This annual event takes place over September long weekend and has been a Telkwa tradition for over 100 years.

Put on by the Bulkley Valley Kinsmen Club, the event features weekend long festivities including a softball tournament, beef barbecue, demolition derby, horseshoe tournament and dance. Lots of great entertainment for the whole family.

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Telkwa BBQ and Derby
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Tyhee Lake Triathlon

Sunday, July 9th, 2023

The event offers a Try-a-Tri, Sprint and Standard distance triathlon races, as well as a Duathlon and team options for the Sprint and Standard distance triathlons. 

Registration on Facebook or at Nature's Pantry in Smithers (3744 First Ave.)

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Tyhee Lake Triathlon

October 31st

Enjoy fireworks put on by the Telkwa Fire Department.

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Telkwa Craft Market & Festive Event

Last Saturday in November

Enjoy Christmas shopping from local vendors at the Craft Market in the Telkwa Community Hall.

Fun, free family activities such as photos with Santa, letters to Santa, smores, sleigh rides and more.

Telkwa Craft Market &
Festive Event
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