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 

Strings Plus in Concert See poster for details 
Event Date 06-10-2018 2:00 pm
* Location Merritt
Mignon Furman's Performance Awards Mignon Furman's Performance Awards for the Love to Dance Ballet Academy from the American Academy of Dance. Beautifully and carefully choreographed dances.  Medals and Certificates.  Qualified judge from the US. To participate contact Love to Dance at 378-9898 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before April 25th.
Event Date 06-10-2018 9:00 am
* Event Contact Love to Dance
* Phone Number 250-378-9898
* Location Old Courthouse Art Gallery
Open Mic Nights Open Mic Nights- Fridays starting January 5th at the Kekuli Cafe, 2051 Voght Street, sign up starts at 6:30 pm, open mic from 7-9pm. Come perform at the Open Mic Nights or grab a coffee to sit back and listen. All are welcome!
Event Date 06-08-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 06-08-2018 9:00 pm
* Event Contact Open Mic Night
* Phone Number 250-315-8585
* Location Merritt

Tuesday, May 29th – Tickets for this presentation of Fiddling Up A Storm may be purchased at Merritt Printing (1951 Garcia St., Merritt) 250-378-6808 or 250-378-6882, or purchase by phone with a Visa or MasterCard by calling the Scott Woods Band Office toll free at 1-855-726-8896. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, $10 for children ages 6-12, and kids 5 & under get in free. Join Scott Woods and his talented band for this uplifting live show and hear the flurry of fast fingers on a fiddle or guitar similar to a hurricane or twister, or maybe the calm before the storm. Enjoy lots of Old Time Fiddle music, Traditional Country songs, Western Swing tunes, Country Gospel favourites, fancy instrumentals, sweet harmonies, smooth vocals, sensational step dancing, family humour, inspirational stories, and of course some trick fiddling! Doors will open approx. one hour prior to show time.


Event Date 05-29-2018 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods, Fiddling up a Storm
* Phone Number 1-855-726-8896 or Merritt Printing 250-378-6808
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Bluebird Coffee House: Live Music Do you play an instrument? Come and join in for a JAM. This event is featuring, Strange Companions and Paul Thompson. Your musical hosts for the evening are Denise and Al & Robert Bertrand. There will be snacks and non-alcoholic beverages available.
Event Date 05-26-2018 7:00 pm
Event End Date 05-26-2018 9:00 pm
* Event Contact Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame
* Phone Number (250) 315-5508
* Location Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame
Movie at the Civic Centre: Mission Kathmandu

See poster for details 

Contact Info: (250) 315-1050

Event Date 05-26-2018 6:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Movie at the Civic Centre: Mission Kathmandu

See poster for details 

Contact Info: (250) 315-1050

Event Date 05-26-2018 2:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Abraca Dazzle Magic Show

AbracaDazzle! starring John Kaplan. Spellbinding magic show transports you to a world of wonder and mystery.  Your entire family will be gasping in astonishment and rolling in the aisles with laughter...a dazzling experience you'll be talking about long after the final curtain. Friday, May 25th at 7 pm at MSS. For tickets contact Facebook:  4-H in the Nicola Valley-Grassland Homesteader's or text 250-315-8577. For online information go to for ticket and show info.

See Posters for details

Event Date 05-25-2018 7:00 pm
* Event Contact 4 -H in the Nicola Valley
* Phone Number 25-315-8577
* Location Merritt Secondary School
Movie Night at Merritt Baptist Church 2499 Coutlee Avenue, the film "Hiding in Plain Sight" (90 Min.) depicts a moving story centre on the themes that  "homeless doesn't mean hopeless" and "how far would you go for your family?" Doors open at 6 pm.
Event Date 05-25-2018 6:30 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Baptist Church
* Phone Number 250-378-2464
* Location Merritt Baptist Church
Movie at the Civic Centre

See poster for details 

Contact Info: (250) 315-1050

Event Date 05-25-2018 6:00 pm
* Location Merritt Civic Centre

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