R.J. Haney Heritage Week

R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum celebrate the 27th Annual Heritage Week from February 20-25, 2023. We are partnered with The Mall at Piccadilly for a week of celebration and family fun day on Saturday, February 25. Look for your favourite Heritage Week activities like the Best of the Shuswap Pie Baking Contest and Auction.…

Your Guide to Winter Hiking in the Shuswap | January Edition

January 18, 2023

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   Welcome to Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory. The Shuswap is located on the traditional unceded territory of the Secwépemc Peoples. As the new year rolls out and long winter days are upon us, we turn to welcome new routines, fresh goals, and activities that we can enjoy peacefully and safely. Keeping up…

Salmon Arm Jazz Club to feature the Kris Ruston Trio

On January 26, the Salmon Arm Jazz Club is presenting a trio led by guitarist Kris Ruston. Kris will be joined by Alex Ward (organ/bass) and Jared Wilman (drums). His trio performs a mix of standard and contemporary pieces, along with some original material that is sure to please jazz fans. The performance takes place at the…

Indigenous ways of knowing: Cultural celebration and birch-bark basket making

$100 per person plus optional meals and accommodations. Start your spring with a weekend of indigenous ways of knowing and traditional birch-bark basket-making for adults! Our Friday evening begins after dinner with a smudge, a story, and a short dance performance by our First Nations leader, Bernice Jensen. Over the weekend, Bernice will guide authentic…

Fly Hills Mountain Tour & Open House

Travel by snowmobile up the beautifully maintained trail. At the first intersection turn right for a couple of kms and then left into the main Chalet. Plan to arrive between 10-1030 and you will be greeted by some of our awesome volunteers that will lead you around various trails, play areas, warming huts and viewpoints…

Moonlight Poker Run

World famous moonlight poker run! More details coming soon. Fly Hills snowmobile area is a fun and family friendly area to come and enjoy anytime of the day . Located only 5 minutes outside of Salmon Arm. Fly Hills snowmobile area is a fun and family friendly area to come and enjoy anytime of the…

Winter Waterfalls | Experience the icy wonderland

January 1, 2023

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   We love winter in the Shuswap. Waterfalls transform into sculptural works of art and are a truly magical experience!  For a winter snowshoe adventure, a trip out to Albas Falls in Seymour Arm is for the intermediate recreator.  Margaret Falls is great for the whole family and is a winter…

Salmon Arm Fair

The Salmon Arm Fair is our communities largest social event. The Fair’s importance dates back to a history when people loved to get together and celebrate. They celebrated successful learning and showed their best harvest and crafts. They taste tested entries to determine the best pie. The Fair was a celebration everyone looked forward to.…

Salmon Arm Winter Fun Fest

Winter is magic, and the outdoor experiences in our city are limitless. We invite visitors and residents to come and experience Salmon Arm as the city will be transformed into a mosaic of winter fun for the entire family! Salmon Arm Fair organizers have come up with a plan for the 2nd annual Winter Fun…

10 Ways to Enjoy Winter in the Shuswap | December Edition

December 6, 2022

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram Welcome to Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory. The Shuswap is located on the traditional unceded territory of the Secwépemc Peoples. Winter in the Shuswap brings endless possibilities. Whether you are a backcountry enthusiast, a family looking for fun, or a first-timer, we have something for everyone this winter. Embrace the cooler temperatures and…