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Diamonds in the Rough Contest

Your Passport to a drivable wilderness adventure in Northern Canada and a chance to win a "Canadian Diamond™"

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Things To Do ~ EVENTS & FESTIVALS

 

It is probably the intense combination of long daylight hours and an excess of clean fresh air ~ items that are commonplace throughout the Deh Cho Travel route, that fosters the abundance of artistic talents.

During one of your many stops on the route - plan to take a bit of extra
time to take in a one of the many community festivals or other organized events.

Listed below is but a brief sample !


Music Festivals

YK Summer Solstice Festival Yellowknife, NT mid June
Bud Country Fever Grande Prairie, AB 1st weekend in July
Grizfest Tumbler Ridge, BC August long weekend


Arts & Cultural Events

Sweetwater Arts Festival Dawson Creek, BC mid June
The Open Sky Festival Fort Simpson, NT end of June
Lac Cardinal Pioneer Days Grimshaw, AB second week of August


Other Unique Events

Int'l Chainsaw Carving Championship Chetwynd, BC early June
Battle River Rodeo Manning, AB mid July
Paddlefest  (kayak & canoe festival) Fort Smith, NT 1st week of August

 


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