Closed from October 28th to December 26th.
Friday, November 30th
12 p.m.: Soup, bun and dessert at Edgewater Legion $6. For info, call Joyce Longe at 250-347-9388.
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.: The 19th annual Big Christmas Craft Sale at Invermere Community Hall. Many new artisans as well as returning favourites. Entry fee: $2 to the Windermere Childcare Society or a donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
10:30 p.m.: Movember Party at Buds Bar. Prizes for Best and Worst. Sign up is at 10:30 p.m. Contest will be held at 12:30 a.m.
Saturday, December 1st
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Visits with Santa at Brewers Christmas Market in Fairmont Hot Springs.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: The 19th annual Big Christmas Craft Sale at Invermere Community Hall. Entry fee: $2 or a donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
2 p.m.: Windermere Community Association sponsored Talent Show for all ages. Cash Prizes, admission by donation. Call 250-341-3383 or email email@example.com to register.
Sunday, December 2nd
Super Sunday in Invermere. Local businesses offering big Christmas specials. For more information, call Alita Bentley at 250-341- 3775.
12 p.m. – 6 p.m.: 9th annual Feed the Town at Copper Point Golf Club. Free Christmas feast. Everyone is invited. Cash and non-perishable food items accepted for donation to the Invermere Food Bank.
Wednesday, December 5th
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Christmas Craft Night at the Invermere Public Library.
6 p.m.: Windermere Community Association Bingo. Call 250-341-3383 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Thursday December 6th
10 p.m.: World renowned DJ Featurecast from Southhampton, England spinning hip-hop, funk, breaks, drum and bass and dubstep. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Please call 250-342-2965 for more information.
4:45 p.m.: Candlelight vigil to remember the 1989 victims of the Montreal Ecle Polytechnique massacre. All encouraged to attend. For more information, call Rachel King at 250-341-3963.
Friday, December 7th
4 – 8 p.m.: All Signs Point to Christmas Shopping Night in Fairmont Hot Springs. An evening of special deals and features. Christmas light switch-on at 4 p.m.
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Cross Roads Collective hosting an open house. Arts and crafts for kids. 10% savings on Christmas trees. Free refreshments. Doug Goodwin will be doing an educational segment on the sustainability of Christmas Treeing. Kyle Burley will be doing a chain saw carving that will be raffled off at the end of the evening. Matthew Chapman, acoustic guitar player, will lead the Christmas carols. Majestic U Brew and Wine will supply brewed apple cider for adults at no cost. For more information, call Jessie Blakley at 250-341-6983.
7:30 p.m.: Sing for Joy Valley Voices in Concert with specials guests Voices of EMP at Christ Church Trinity. Tickets $5 for students and $10 for adults. Tickets available at Essentials, Picture This, Meet on Higher Ground and the Fairmont Gift Shop.
Saturday, December 8th
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Tourism Radiums Holiday Market at the Prestige Inn in Radium Hot Springs. Photos with Santa (furry family members welcome). For more information, contact Kara at Tourism Radium at 250-347-9331, 250-688-0658 or email email@example.com .
10 a.m. – 1p.m.: Christmas Tea and Bake Sale at Windermere Hall. Admission $5 with Christmas entertainment and raffles.
10 a.m. 2 p.m.: Christmas Market at Columbia Ridge Community Hall (10 minutes south of Fairmont). Quilts, paintings, pottery, baking, Christmas boughs/trees, Gourmet food items and crafts. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-345-6673.
10: 30 a.m.: The Radium Public Library will be presening Crafts with Trudy. For more info, call 250-347-2434.
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Pictures with Santa at Copper Point Resort. $15 with proceeds donated to the Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club and Invermere Companion Animal Network. Donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank also accepted.
Sunday, December 9th
3 p.m.: Radium Volunteer Fire Department hosting a Childrens Christmas Party. Please phone the Village office at 250-347-6455 to RSVP.
5: 30 p.m.: Rotary Seniors Christmas Dinner at the Best Western Invermere Inn. Call 250-342-5566 Monday Thursday, between 8:30 a.m. 4 p.m. to register prior to December 6th.
7 p.m.: Blue Christmas at Christ Church Trinity for those who have lost loved ones.
Wednesday, December 12th
4 p.m.: Annual General Meeting for Wings Over the Rockies birding festival at Pynelogs Cultural Centre.
11 p.m.: Kytami, Strings and Beats Tour at Buds Bar. Two electric violinists (Kytami and Michael Fraser) supported by DJ Joshua James. Tickets $8 at the door.
Thursday, December 13th
7 p.m.: DTSS Bands in Concert at the DTSS Gym Band 9, Band 8, Sr. Concert Band, Sr. Stage Band. Silver collection at door.
Monday, December 24th
8 p.m.: Christmas Eve Fireworks, Conrad Kain Park, Wilmer. For more info, please call 250-342-9470.