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Father’s Day is Sunday June 17th 2018.

Looking for something exciting to do with your dad this upcoming Father's Day weekend? Always a good option is to head out and grab a bit to eat together or take a stroll and enjoy the beautiful Nicola Valley weather. There are many ways to celebrate Father’s Day in Merritt and no matter what you end up doing for Father’s Day the best thing is to spend time together.

Below are a few suggestions of things for you and your father to enjoy this upcoming Father’s Day in Merritt BC.

  • Kentucky Alleyne Lake Fathers Day Fishing Derby
    • All are welcome to attend this free Fishing Derby and BBQ at the West Pond between Kentucky and Alleyne Lakes on June 17, 9:00am - 2:00pm. For more info visit w88Việt nam www.nvfishandgameclub.ca.
  • Spend the Weekend at a Local Recreation Site
  • North West Mud Racing Association's Annual Merritt Mud Drags - June 16th and 17th
    • If dragsters and mud bogging is more your style check out the North West Mud Racing Association's annual event with races starting Saturday at 2:00 pm and Sunday at noon. Check them out at www.nwmra.com
  • Country Music Legends Mural Stroll
    • Grab a beverage along with a copy of the new 2018 Merritt and Nicola Valley Visitor Guide to explore some of the maps such as: the Merritt Walk of Stars and Murals, City of Merritt Walking Routes, and Merritt Heritage Walking Tour. An online copy of the 2018 Merritt and Nicola Valley Visitor Guide can be found at http://tourismmerritt.ca/

P.C. Debbie Sahara Because my dad is there

Photo Courtesy Debbie Sahara

Mother’s Day is Sunday May 13th 2018.

Moms are amazing, aren’t they? Who else would do your washing, cook you delicious Sunday dinners, pick you up every time you fall, be a constant shoulder to cry on and still fuss and worry about you long after you’ve grown up and left home? There are many ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Merritt and we feel no matter what you end up doing for Mother’s Day the best thing is to spend time together.

Below is a few suggestions of things for you and your mother to enjoy this upcoming Mother’s Day in Merritt BC.

  • Annual Mother’s Day Tea at the Baillie House
    • Come by and enjoy lunch at the Baillie House with your Mom! Spot available for $15 at 11:30 and 1:30. Drop by the Baillie House by Wednesday, May 9th 6pm to confirm your spot! For more info call 250-378-0349.
  • Tea and a Mural Stroll
    • Grab a beverage and goodie along with a copy of the new 2018 Merritt and Nicola Valley Visitor Guide to explore some of the maps such as: the Merritt Walk of Stars and Murals, City of Merritt Walking Routes, and Merritt Heritage Walking Tour. An online copy of the 2018 Merritt and Nicola Valley Visitor Guide can be found at http://tourismmerritt.ca/

Mothers Day 1964 York Home in background Louwina Eisinga Rieks Polmans

Mother's Day 1964 - York Home in background - Louwina Eisinga & Rieks Polmans. Photo Courtesy of the Nicola Valley Heritage Society

Tourism Merritt is pleased to partner with the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC and is now able to offer the Rod Loan Program. These are available at the Baillie House Information Booth starting December 2016.

The Rod Loan Program gives the opportunity to those looking to fish, but may not have their own equipment, the chance to fish. The special focus of this program is aimed towards families to encourage an interest in fishing with a new generation.

For More Information click HERE

rsz rod loan program

Winter Leisure Guide 2017 Cover

Winter Liesure Guide

The 2017 Winter Leisure Guide is now available! Click on the link above to view the leisure guide or you can pick a hard copy up at one of the city facilities throughout town.

Learn what is happening for activities and events and how you can be involved today!

For the most up-to-date community event calendar, visit: http://tourismmerritt.com/events

Contact Us

Got questions? Contact us by phone, or by email using our contact form.

Merritt Visitor Centre: 250-378-0349
Tourism Manager: 250-378-8619
Email: w88Việt nam Contact Form