Kimberley JulyFest

A blend of sports and music makes this a busy and fun festival weekend. Events range from the annual homecoming parade to the extreme skateboard race.


* Dates have been confirmed
Festival Dates: -
Community: Kimberley
Province: British Columbia
Festival Type: Food Music Sports

Grab your bocce balls, your zaniest costume and get in on the bocce action. JulyFest goes on all hours of the weekend with the main event  — the Canadian Bocce Championships. There will also be extreme skateboarding, an invitational soccer tournament, a Homecoming Parade, and a night of dancing with some rockin' Canadian bands.

Canadian Bocce Championships

Canadian Bocce Championships happen all weekend and it's accompanied by live music. it all starts Friday afternoon and continues until the final matches are over Sunday. Cash prizes go to the victors for best bocce team and best dressed. Get your finest bocce players together and get as creative with the costumes as you like. (Maximum five players on each team)

Schedule Of Events

The exact schedule has yet to be announced but highlights of the weekend include: 

Canadian Bocce Championships

JulyFest Parade

A Taste of Kimberley

Soccer tournament

Extreme skateboarding

... and live music!

See the festival website for updates.

Tickets/Registration

  • Tickets for the event are $35 for the weekend or $20 for a day pass.
  • The Canadian Bocce ball tournament team registration is $200 for a team of four.

More Information

Like all great festivals, JulyFest needs volunteers to keep the bocce balls rolling. Volunteer positions include: bocce refs, beverage servers, volunteer greeters, ticket sellers, parade staff, set-up and take-down staff.

To get more details and to buy tickets or register online, go to the official festival website.

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