ANNUAL EVENTS

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

Late July/Early August

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

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Bulkley Valley Artisan Tour
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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

Early July

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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Halloween

October 31st

Enjoy fireworks put on by the Telkwa Fire Department.

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Winter Light Up

Late November

A fun, family evening savouring smores, meeting Santa and singing carols.

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