Holiday shopping begins this weekend

Holiday shopping begins this weekend

One of the busiest most exciting weekends of the year is upon us! November 17 - 18 features several opportunities for holiday shopping and enjoyment. Make the most of your time with this simple guide to what’s happening in our bustling valley this weekend.

 

Saturday

Creston Arts and Crafts Market hosted by the Creston Valley Arts Council

When: November 17

Where: Creston & District Community Complex 312-19th Ave North

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Cost: Cash donation to the food bank

Made with love right here in the Kootenays, over sixty local vendors will be selling their handmade arts and crafts at this indoor market. Described as a holiday shopping delight, you are guaranteed to find gifts that are unique and original. Thank you for shopping local and supporting the talented artisans of our community.

Creston Arts and Crafts Market hosted by the Creston Valley Arts Council

 

Images Art Show and Sale

When: November 17 and November 18

Where: Rotacrest New Horizon’s Hall 230 19th Ave N

Time: Saturday 9:30am to 5:00pm and Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm

Cost: Free admission

Come and revel in the inspiration and creations of several talented Creston Valley Artists at the Images Art Show and Sale. Snacks and refreshments will be available by donation. Locals including Andy Alfoldy, Elaine Alfoldy, Ute Bachinski, Eileen Gidman, Laura Leeder, Peter McLellan, Jim Smith, and Howard Smith will be onsite showcasing their work. See our beautiful valley through the eyes of local painters, photographers and a glass artist at the Images Art show and sale.

Images Show and Sale

 

Creston Legion Branch Craft and Bake Fair

When: November 17

Where: Creston Legion Branch #29 137 11th Ave North

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Support our local Legion while purchasing homemade goodies and crafts at this family-friendly fair. The Legion kitchen will be serving soup and sandwiches. Proceeds from kitchen sales and table rentals will support the Creston Legion Branch #29.

 

Creston Farmers Market

When: November 17

Where: Creston Community Complex 312-19th Ave South

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Moving the Market indoors the Creston Valley Farmer’s Market will be at the Creston Community Complex. All products at the market are made, baked and grown locally in the Kootenay region including prepared foods such as meats and cheese. This truly is a market worth attending.

Creston Farmers' Market

 

Local Colours Creston’s Outdoor Photography Show

When: November 17

Where: PCSS Theatre 223 18th Ave South

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm doors open at 6:30pm

Cost: Tickets are $10.00 at the door

Join us for an exciting evening showcasing our beautiful area of the Kootenays through the lens of several local photographers. Presenters include Justin Vance, Andrew Bibby, Jesse Moreton, Clayton Dunham, and Jeff Banman. You’ll fall in love with the Kootenays all over again after experiencing Local Colors outdoor photography show.

Local Colours

 

Sunday

Images Art Show and Sale

When: November 18

Where: Rotacrest New Horizon’s Hall 230 19th Ave N

Time: Saturday 9:30am to 5:00pm and Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm

Cost: Free admission

Come and revel in the inspiration and creations of several talented Creston Valley Artists at the Images Art Show and Sale. Snacks and refreshments will be available by donation. Locals including Andy Alfoldy, Elaine Alfoldy, Ute Bachinski, Eileen Gidman, Laura Leeder, Peter McLellan, Jim Smith, and Howard Smith will be onsite showcasing their work. See our beautiful valley through the eyes of local painters, photographers and a glass artist at the Images Art show and sale.

To find out more about what’s happening along the Creston Valley Kootenay Lake route or to submit an event for our calendar please visit: https://crestonvalleykootenaylakeroute.com/events