Celebrate community and experience one of the many festivals and events in Sparwood!

You can connect with residents and visitors year-round by taking part in the culture and fun of these community events and check out the event calendar.  From tours in the coal mines, seasonal celebrations for whole family, to hip arts and cultural happenings - there is something for everyone - babies to grandparents! Or host your own event.

Submit your event to our event calendar here. 

Are you looking to host an event on District property?

Hosting an Event

Join in the fun and festivities during “Arts & Culture Week” week in Sparwood, from “A Taste of Sparwood” 

Arts & Culture Week

Great opportunity for the whole family to get together and spend time outdoors or go for a swim 

BC Family Day

Come on down to the Leisure Complex for some fun on Canada Day 

Canada Day Celebrations

The annual tree lighting ceremony takes place in November at Centennial Square

Centennial Square Tree Lighting

The annual Coal Miner Days festival in June celebrates Sparwood’s heritage and hosts a variety of events and activities for the entire family

Coal Miner Days

Come out and enjoy Sparwood’s annual Craft and Small Business Fair hosted by the Sparwood Arts Council

Craft & Small Business Fair

Join us if you dare for a Halloween scare

Halloween Fun

Annual fundraising event for Parkinson Canada. Held every September.

Parkinson SuperWalk

Relay For Life is a community fundraising event where Canadians across the country join together in the fight against cancer.

Relay For Life

No entry fee and you can choose your course, 1km or 5km walk, run, wheel or ride

Terry Fox Run

Come join the festivities from outdoor games to free public swimming, there’s fun for the whole family 


Parkinson SuperWalk Photo Credit : Parkinson Canada