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Events Happening in Prince George This Summer

It’s time to start planning some fun to fill our summers, and Prince George, B.C. offers a plethora of activities to choose from. From family-friendly activities to artisan markets, this charming city is sure to keep you and your family entertained all summer long. Here are some of the exciting events happening in Prince George this summer:

The Monster Obstacle Course

Schedule: 

June 23 to 25

Location: 

Exhibition Park Rodeo Field

Cost: 

$32+

Prince George, meet the Monster! The Monster is the world’s biggest inflatable obstacle course – 1,000 ft long and over 40 obstacles. The Monster is the brainchild of a UK company and has since sold out in countries across the world. Participants must be 7+ years of age and a minimum of 3 ft. tall to run the course, and a parent/ guardian must accompany any child under the age of 15. 

Artisan Summer Night Market

Schedule: 

July 6 and Aug. 17

Location: 

15th Ave, Prince George

Cost: 

Free!

Enjoy a night out on the town, browsing through an array of vendors and experiencing the best-curated artisanal products. Prince George’s artisan summer markets are a must-visit for anyone looking to indulge in unique and locally crafted goods. These markets showcase the talents of local artisans, providing a platform for them to showcase their creativity and connect with the community. 

Kids Carnival

Schedule: 

July 15

Location: 

Hubble Homestead

Cost: 

Free!

Grab your party hats kids, the annual Kids Carnival is back for another year! Hosted at the Hubble Homestead, this family-friendly event will feature hourly magic shows from William the Conjurer, carnival games with guaranteed prizes, arts and crafts with Two Rivers Gallery, story times from the Prince George Public Library, and even a mini railway! Other activities will include making (and of course, eating!) ice cream, and a treasure hunt that will see you and your little ones embark on an adventure. Tickets are available at Tourismpg.com!

Love Local Night Market

Schedule: 

July 19

Location: 

Ospika Blvd, Prince George

Cost: 

Free!

Come on down for a night of community and market browsing! All profits from the Love Local Night Market will go to the Prince George Community Foundation Ukrainian Humanitarian Support Fund. With delicious eats from a wide array of food vendors including cultural favourites and sweet treats plus a ton of local small business vendors, this event has something for everyone. 

Prince George 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 Prince George.