The Town Crier

It is the hope of Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council that we share the events of Tumbler Ridge as best we can. Please submit any events you would like listed in this column to Erin Hanna 242-3364 or Also, check out

At A Glance: All events in bold have been added since last publication of Town Crier.


17 St. Patrick?s Day Pool Party ? Aquatic Centre ? 1:00-2:00 pm. Fun and green drinks! Regular admission. For information call 242-5255.

17-18 Wolverine Challenge Dog Sled Race ? Golf Course.- $2500 purse. Contact Stacey Lajeunesse 242-2393.

24 Rocky Horror Night RETURNS!! ? Due to popular demand. Co-sponsored by the District of TR and Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council. Tickets available at front desk of Community Centre and TR Public Library. Proof of age ID may be required. RESTRICTED ADULT- 19+(licensed) event. All tickets are $10 and include admission to the film as well as supplied materials for the audience participation (AP). NO OUTSIDE MATERIALS ALLOWED. Cash bar @ 7 pm ? film & stage show @ 8 pm.This event contains mature and explicit content. Contact Erin Hanna 242-3364 or

31 Market Square ? Community Centre ? 9:00 am ? 4:00 pm- $10/table. Book through front desk 242-4246. Sell crafts, baked goods and garage sale items. Groups and organizations only please, no licensed businesses.


14 Java Jive – Community Centre ? Room 5 -7-10 pm – $2 to get in. Contact Brian Bray 242-4333.

14-15 Oldtimers Hockey Tournament ? rescheduled! Contact Dan Golob 242-3939 daytime.

22-28 C Arts & Culture Week ? A weeklong celebration co-sponsored by TR Community Arts Council and Assembly of BC Arts Councils. Details TBA.


1 Java Jive – Community Centre ? Room 5 -7-10 pm – $2 to get in. Contact Brian Bray 242-4333.

6-12 Emergency Preparedness Week ? Please visit the Art Gallery in the Community Centre for the display.


2 Ridge Ramble Biathlon

9 Grizzly Valley Saddle Club Poker Ride. Contact Crys White 242-4499

10 Grizzly Valley Saddle Club Family Day & Gymkhana. Contact Crys White 242-4499

21 National Aboriginal Day


TBA Garden Tour

1 Canada Day Celebrations

29-Aug4 Wilderness Family Conference


4-5 Grizfest

11 Emperor?s Challenge


9-10 TRISPS Craft Fair