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The summer season begins with a bash at Fort Steele's Dominion Day Celebrations. On July first guests can come and enjoy wagon rides, theatre events, and take the fist run of the season on the Steam Railway. Other Fort Steele standards include blacksmith, leather shop, gold panning and food services.
- Fort Steele Heritage Park Address: 9851 Highway 93/95 Fort Steele BC Canada V0B 1N0
If Kimberley has a signature event, this is it. Festivities at JulyFest include a parade, live Platzl entertainment, beer gardens and a family fun fair. Competitions are a large part of the festival. Every year, soccer, fastball and bocceball players come from all over Alberta and BC to compete in various tournaments, and the competitions wrap up with a huge post-game party. JulyFest happens annually the third weekend in July.
- The Platzl Address: . Kimberley BC Canada
The Kimberley International Old Time Accordion Championships take place annually during the second week in July. Competitions in 22 categories held, and guest performers come worldwide to participate in this event. More than $6,000 in bursaries to participants under 18 and over $12,000 in prizes. Jam sessions concerts and family dances are held throughout the festival.