Community Calendar


Merritt's Community Calendar is stocked full of festivals, fairs and community events. Check back often for activities in all four seasons. #ExploreMerritt 

Mar. 2 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm $5.00 Per Table, to book your table call 315-1050 At the Merritt Civic Centre   Facebook Pg.: Merritt Leisure Services
Event Date 03-02-2019 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-02-2019
* Location Merritt Civic Centre

Contact: Connie Strayer

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Event Date 02-06-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 02-06-2019 2:00 pm
* Location Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
Business Licence Review Open House

The City of Merritt has commissioned O’Leary & Associates Ltd. to carry out the survey to gather residents opinions about the current business licensing regime and offer recommendations as to how the City of Merritt can become more business friendly and streamline the business licensing process.

Event Date 12-14-2018 12:00 pm
Event End Date 12-14-2018 1:30 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Tourism Merritt Open House 

The City of Merritt invites community members interested in the future of tourism for Merritt and the Nicola Valley to an upcoming Open House. During this event the Tourism Mapping Inventory Survey results will be reviewed and information on the project next steps, best practices and current tourism trends shall be provided.

The Open House is open to all interested residents

- On Thursday, December 6th, 2018 

- From 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

- At Brambles Bakery - Community Room (2151 Quilchena Ave, Merritt)

Event Date 12-06-2018 12:00 pm
* Location Brambles Bakery & Cafe
Performance Coaching Workshop

Performance Coaching 

What It Takes to be a Performing Artist

Saturday, October 27th

From 9:00am to  4:00pm   1/2 Day Audit:  9:00am to 1:00pm

At The Attic at the Merritt Curling Club

Michael Perkins and Justin Glibbery are coming to town to share the secrets of their success on stage.   They bring a tremendous love of music and their rigorous pursuit of excellence.

They will start the day with a performance to set the tone for the day.  Through the morning, you will explore the elements of a successful performance.  Things to think about will include:

  • Preparation, content and delivery of a performance
  • Basic introduction to sound and stage equipment
  • Stage presence and rapport building with an audience
  • How to end a performance and leave the audience satisfied

In the afternoon, Michael and Justin will work with a selection of participants to create a performance and make a digital recording of their work.

Registration:   $40 for full day    $25 for half day  Includes lunch 

Pre-registration only.   Limited seats.  

For more details ask Jane: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or call 250 378-5259

Event Date 10-27-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-27-2018 4:00 pm
* Location Merritt Curling Centre
Thursday October 25th at the Merritt Civic Centre: Floods, Beetles, Fires - Water Hydrology - How it Works
The Nicola Watershed Community Round Table is hosting this free educational forum featuring Dr. Rita Winkler. 
Rita is a Research Hydrologist with over 30 years of experience in forestry, applied hydrology, and water-related research. 
Based in Kamloops she does consultant work in a wide range of hydrology topics and is an adjunct professor at TRU and UBC.
Very relevant to the experiences we have had in Merritt over the past 2 years.
Contact Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Ph: 250-378-2468
Event Date 10-25-2018 7:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Roger Brooks Presentation See Poster for Details
Event Date 09-14-2018 5:30 pm
Event End Date 09-14-2018 7:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre

CF Nicola Valley will be hosting the 2018 Provincial Conference here in Merritt. We will welcome the other 34 Community Future Offices in the Province. Our theme is Expanding Communities Now.

Event Date 09-13-2018 11:00 am
Event End Date 09-15-2018 10:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Merritt Baptist Annual Yard Sale The Merritt Baptist Church will be holding their annual community yard sale on Saturday, July 28th at 9am Come and find some quality used household items, tools and surprises too.
Event Date 07-28-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 07-28-2018
* Location Merritt Baptist Church

Contact Us

Got questions? Contact us by phone, or by email using our contact form.

Merritt Visitor Centre: 250-378-0349
Tourism Manager: 250-378-8619
Email: Contact Form