Friday, May 20

Copper Point Resort 5th Anniversary Celebration. Enjoy a weekend filled with family friendly activities. Visit the Adventure Centre for a detailed schedule of weekend events.

10 a.m.: The Purcell Mountain Painters are celebrating the Grand Opening of their studio located at 503 – 7th Ave, Invermere. Just up the stairs at the north end of the building next to Grants Foods. The studio will be open from May 20th thru May 29th. No admission; everyone welcome.

11 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Grand opening of The Fire Vixen Emporium located at 1021 7th Avenue in Invermere. Opening specials and door prizes all weekend.

1 – 6 p.m.: Rotary Garage Sale at Deck Storage, Unit 86. Also runs Saturday May 21st, 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. next to the Courthouse in Invermere.

2 – 5 p.m.: RedStreak Artworks Gallery and Studio in Radium Hot Springs features artworks by Darrell Ibach, Sam Wilson and Sandra Bullough. Open daily with the exception of Tuesdays. Located at #1, 7585 Main Street next to the library, 250-341-1688.

5 – 8 p.m.: The Space in Between at Effusion Art Gallery and Glass Studio features artist Kimberly Kiel who will also be painting live on Saturday May 21st from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Show continues until June 2nd.

5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery Artists Opening and Reception with Brian Porter, Steve Tracy, and Vance Theoret. Show continues until May 27th.

6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.

7 – 9 p.m.: The Invermere Roller Rink opens for the summer at the Curling Centre. Also open Sunday afternoons 2 to 5 p.m. Admission is $5.

8 p.m.: The Station Pub in conjunction with Invermere Fire and Rescue is hosting a fundraiser supporting relief efforts in northern Alberta due to the massive wildfires. The Small Town Dirtbags begin playing at 8:30 p.m. with a firemans gear up competition, 50/50 draw, raffle and other surprises. Donations can be made at thenewstationpub@gmail.com.

9 p.m. to close: Dean Ray plays Bears Paw Bar & Grill at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Also Saturday and Sunday nights.

Saturday, May 21st

Copper Point Resort 5th Anniversary Celebration. Enjoy a weekend filled with family friendly activities. Visit the Adventure Centre for schedule of events.

8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Rotary Garage Sale next to the Courthouse in Invermere.

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: The Steamboat Mountain Music Festival is hosting a garage sale at the Edgewater Hall. Items may be dropped off at the Hall between 1 and 5 p.m. or 7 and 9 p.m. on Friday May 20th.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Artym Gallery Brian Porter, Steve Tracy, and Vance Theoret exhibition with artists in attendance from noon to 4 p.m. Show continues until May 27th.

10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Avenue clothing store Grand Opening with door prizes and specials. In the former Tiffanys Thredz location in downtown Invermere. Come and see whats new!

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: The Space in Between at Effusion Art Gallery and Glass Studio features artist Kimberly Kiel painting live.

2 p.m.: Westside Legacy Trails Run, Ride and Rock the Ranch. Enjoy an afternoon of family fun with free events from 2 – 5 p.m. Try the Cow Patty Catapult! Evening Events start at 5 p.m. and include a silent auction, pig roast and barn dance for $50. Tickets available at OurTrail.org/K2Ranch.

6 p.m.: The Steamboat Mountain Music Festival Launch Party kicks off with a dinner and dance featuring The Ramblers. Music starts at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 adults, $10 kids.

6 p.m.: Live music by Oh Brother at Mountainside Grille in Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. $25/person includes buffet dinner and a beer or glass of wine. Dinner 6 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m.

9 p.m.: The Whitehouse Pub in Windermere plays host to the iconic local band Valley Forged. No cover.

9 p.m. to close: Dean Ray plays Bears Paw Bar & Grill at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Also Sunday night.

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.: Karaoke Night at the Farside Inn in Fairmont Hot Springs.

Sunday, May 22nd

Copper Point Resort 5th Anniversary Celebration. Enjoy a weekend filled with family friendly activities. Visit the Adventure Centre for a detailed schedule of weekend events.

9 p.m.: The Whitehouse Pub in Windermere plays host to the iconic local band Valley Forged. No cover.

9 p.m. to close: Dean Ray plays Bears Paw Bar & Grill at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort.

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.: Hawaiian Beach Party with DJ Juice at the Farside Inn. No cover.

Wednesday, May 25th

11:45 a.m.: The Rotary Club of Invermere meets every Wednesday at the Curling Rink.

1:30 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Food Bank is holding their AGM at the Invermere Health Centre Boardroom, 850 – 10th Ave. For further info call 250-342-2456.

6:30 p.m.: Nine Lives Would Not Do: The Life of Leo Grillmair Mountaineer will be premiering at Pynelogs. A fundraiser for the Columbia Valley Arts Council and the Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley. Admission $12 or $10 for CV Arts members. Film begins at 7:30 p.m.

7 p.m.: RDEK Electoral Area F Town Hall Meeting and 2016 Area F Volunteer of the Year celebration at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Refreshments and cake will be served.

Thursday, May 26th

7 p.m.: The Truth About Cancer Series, Questions & Answers with Ty & Charlene. DTSS Theatre. Admission by optional donation.