Saturday, October 23, 2021
Columbia Basin Trust announces end-of-November deadline for staff to show proof of full vaccination for COVID-19.
Interior Health remains under regional restrictions, meaning newly announced capacity limit easing does not apply here. IH said it expects more information on regional restrictions on Oct. 22.
According to an Oct. 21 release, the new Revelstoke Innovation Centre above the Visitor Information Centre features a "state-of-the-art office space," a fabrication lab, and more.
Illecillewaet Greenbelt Society members and supporters gathered on Oct. 15 to commemorate a new sign at the recreational greenspace on the banks of the Illecillewaet River.
With just five remaining undeveloped heli-access lots, this is a rare find.
'May we all fumble through the discomfort of conversations to make our time on this planet one of growth instead of rumination, avoidance and us versus them.'
Revelstoke city council plans to review council pay and benefits ahead of the 2022 municipal election.
Revelstoke Mountain Resort has purchased a downtown hostel for staff housing; the resort says its submitted a development permit application for a staff housing building at the resort; two COVID-19 vaccines will be mandated for all resort staff. Check out our shoulder season update on winter plans at RMR here.
The Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce's Business Excellence Awards celebrate the best in Revelstoke business, highlighting accomplishments from the past year.
The program provides students with an overview of the tourism industry along with management skills for this diverse and integrated industry.
Arts Revelstoke welcomes audiences back to the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre this fall.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Taking the Priceless Photo @ Okanagan College - Revelstoke Centre
Oct 7 – Oct 23 all-day
Taking the Priceless Photo @ Okanagan College - Revelstoke Centre
Taking the Priceless Photo: Beautiful photographs are used as priceless mementoes for the special occasions in our lives. Discover how to take photographs that you will want to keep forever! Combining in class sessions with scenic field trips, you will learn to properly set up your camera, how to arrange your shot and editing tips your photos to polish the image. Students are required to have their own transportation and cameras. October 7–28 Thursdays: 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. (Oct. 7–Oct 28) Sat 9:00a – 12:00 p.m. (Oct. 16) Sat 9:00a – 12:00 p.m. (Oct. 23)
Gallery Opening Celebration | October Exhibition @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm
Gallery Opening Celebration | October Exhibition @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
This October double the amount of artists will be filling the gallery walls at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. With a trio of artists filling the main gallery and three solo artists exhibiting in the side galleries there’s something for the professional artist and casual observe alike. Art is better seen in person, so come view this impressive collection by Tina Lindegaard, Valerie Speer, Jennifer Hedge, Sherry Cheriton, Kaisa LIndfors, and Vanessa St-Yves. Entry by Donation | Open 10am – 4pm Wednesday to Saturday. PLUS! We’ll be hosting an opening event! Thursday October the 7, 5 pm–8 pm. Mingle with the exhibiting artists and enjoy a night of culture and wine with friends. COVID Requirements: Please note that masks must be worn indoors. Vaccine passports are not required to view the gallery during regular opening hours HOWEVER for opening events guests must have at least one vaccine dose.
October Exhibition @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm
October Exhibition @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
This October we’ll be hosting double the amount of artists at The Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. With a trio of artists taking up the main gallery and three solo exhibitions filling the side galleries there’ll be something for the professional artist and the curious observer alike. Come enjoy the original works of Tina Lindegaard, Valerie Speer, Jennifer Hedge, Sherry Cheriton, Kaisa Lindfors and Vanessa St-Yves in this jam packed exhibition. PLUS! The gallery is revitalizing the old Teatime tradition. Enjoy a free cup of local tea, in a handmade mug while you walk around the gallery. Exhibition runs October 7–29. Open 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Wednesday to Saturday Entry by Donation
Zilla V.S Kong | Cardboard Smash Down @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm
Zilla V.S Kong | Cardboard Smash Down @ Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre
Have you ever got the urge to dress up as Godzilla and smash a giant cardboard city alongside King Kong? Now’s your chance! From now until Halloween anyone is welcome to visit the gallery to make a soon to be obliterated cardboard building. All participants will have their name put into the draw to be one of two lucky winners destined to wreak havoc on the city. You can build your tower at home or come into the gallery and use our supplies. There’s no time limit or bookings required and you’ll be in our jailhouse studio so you can play some music and chat with friends. We’re open 10am – 4pm Wednesday to Saturday, stop by any time! The Nitty Gritty -Open to all ages! -Cost: $3 Donation to the centre -Winners will be allowed to bring up to 4 friends to act as the city’s police force. Just like the movies they will make feeble attempts to bring you down -The winning names will be drawn on October 30 -The main event will be Sunday October 31, 2pm -Remember that your building will likely be stepped on, please don’t use any skewers, thumbtacks, or any other potentially harmful things in your building’s design. -We will be taking photos & videos of this event, as such all participants must be comfortable having their photo taken and shared.