My friends at FestivalSeekers have put together this roundup and they also have the chance for you to win a trip to Nanaimo! Explore BC this summer and make these festivals your destination for fun, whether you’re into riding through the Rockies, attending a play held in a harbour and a gathering where the entire family can have fun from sun up to sun down.
Win a trip to Nanaimo
Choose between two festivals and then explore the town and the activities that will give you a great taste of how to #ExploreNanaimo. Dining, trekking to waterfalls and go caving before settling down at the Long Woodstock or Summertime Blues Festival. Enter the contest here »
Ride the Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo
September 9, 2017
New and experienced road cyclists love the Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo and it all comes down to the scenery and the hospitality. The group ride (it’s not classified a race) rolls through scenic valleys, along quiet trails and along wide shouldered highways. Find out why the coveted event fills up fast via this story from @PowderMatt.
Hone Your Photo Skills at Nomadic Tempest in Gibsons
July 26, 2017 to July 29, 2017
Water is everywhere in Gibsons Landing and it can either make or ruin a photo. I spent a day learning tips for capturing waterfront activity in perfect light. Test your newfound skills during Nomadic Tempest, when a tall ship turns into a stage right in the harbour.
Dance, Dance, Dance at Atmosphere Gathering
August 18, 2017 to August 20, 2017
The little town of Cumberland invites you to come to the big Atmosphere Gathering and explore new ideas in dance, music, yoga and new age activities – all in a beautiful valley with a mesmerizing circus-style tent. It’s a magical three-day event that the whole family can enjoy.