Community Events

Frequent community events ensure residents stay engaged, entertained, and active in Kitimat.  Regardless of season, there is always something to look forward to. Events occur annually, seasonally and on a one-time basis.

Annual Events



  • Dragon Boat Regatta
  • Canada Day Celebrations
  • Dave Saunders Memorial Hill Climb
  • Kitimat Valley Run/Walk Festival
  • Kids Summer Programs Kick Off and Wind Up Parties


  • Chamber of Commerce Fish Derby
  • Fall Arts and Craft Fair
  • Halloween Howl
  • Community Program/Clubs Registration Day at Riverlodge
  • Aluminum City Telethon
  • K.U.T.E Seed and Plant Exchange
  • First Night
  • Rotary Auction


  • Rail Jam
  • Maple Syrup Festival
  • Kitimat Winter Carnival
  • Snow Valley Nordic Ski Club Open House
  • Hirsch Creek Curling Club Demonstration Day

For more information on the events listed above please contact either Riverlodge Recreation Centre at 250-632-8970 or Tamitik at 250-632-8955 or email