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Events Happening in Chetwynd This Summer

Chetwynd epitomizes the essence of summer. Its tranquil location in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains offers an idyllic haven that delivers a true taste of rural living. From sprawling hiking trails to stunning golf greens and picturesque campsites, Chewtynd and its outdoor adventures offer the ultimate summer destination – serving as a home base for you to enjoy its summer events. Here are some of the exciting events happening in Chetwynd this summer:

Legion Family Burger & Beverage Night

Schedule: 

Every Thursday 

Location: 

Chetwynd Royal Canadian Legion Branch

Cost: 

Free!

Organized by the Chetwynd Royal Canadian Legion Branch, Legion Family Burger & Beverage Night takes place every Thursday throughout the summer. This event brings the community together for an evening of delicious food, camaraderie, and weeknight fun. Get a free (yes, free!) family dinner, including a burger with all the fixings, sides, and dessert. CHET TV Bingo is aired during the evening, so stick around for an evening of entertainment. 

Sakawinow Music Festival

Schedule: 

Aug 18 and 19

Location: 

9003 Hwy 97, Peace River, BC, Canada

Cost: 

$84+

The Sakâwînow Music Festival is the first of its kind, bringing a full weekend of multicultural music and dance to Chetwynd. Held on 200 acres of stunning farmland fit to host an event portraying the beauty of arts and culture, this event will showcase an unmatched array of artists – making this a great opportunity to introduce yourself and your family to a variety of musical genres and cultures. African, Māori, Hawaiian, Native American, and Latin American music will take center stage, alongside features of EDM, hip-hop, rap and Pop. The grounds will be complete with multiple beer gardens, overnight camping, vendors, food trucks, and more. The whole family can get in on the fun, too, with an exciting children’s area featuring a bouncy castle and river access for tubing and swimming. Don’t miss the biggest event in Chetwynd this summer! Tickets are available at Sakawinowmusicfestival.com.

Chetwynd is teeming with exciting things to do this summer, so get out there and have some fun! At Discover West Tourism, we’re dedicated to supporting local events that drive tourism to Western Canada – contact us to learn more about receiving funding for events in Chetwynd.