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Pioneer Days are coming…

Aug 07. 17

Saturday, Aug 12, 2017

Pioneer Day is Hazelton's big annual event celebrating our community and historic past. It is held on the second Saturday of August and it is an all-day event with activities and entertainment for all ages to enjoy!

Events and activities that will be happening throughout the day are:

5/10km run/walk dedicated to Evie Maitland organized by Doug Donaldson MLA Stikine’s Office
Wagon Rides sponsored by the Bulkley Valley Credit Union
Live Music
Archery Tag
Junior Firefighter’s Competition
Iron Chef Competition organized by Storytellers’ Foundation
Bouncy Castle
Watermelon Eating Contest sponsored by the Gitaanmaax Market
Beach Volleyball and Basketball organized by Marcel Melanson and Colton Murrell
Candles by the River organized by Jude Hobenshield
Pioneer Day Dance by the Skeena Ice Arena Association
Strawberry Tea at the Anglican Church Hall
Hazelton District Public Library (Events TBA)
Arts and crafts vendors and food vendors
Parade begins at 12 noon

If you have any further questions, please contact Dominique Melanson at or at the Village Office (250)842-5991.

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