Grand Forks – Meet Game Designer Jonathan Thwaites at The Board Room Cafe

Another one of BC’s finest board game designers visits the Board Room Cafe on Saturday, July 14/2018 from 11AM-4PM. We’re pleased to welcome Jonathan Thwaites (Vikings: Raid & Conquer, Trailer Park Boys: Park Wars) as he brings his new game “No Escape” for Grand Forks to play test and enjoy.

This event is free to attend and is a not to be missed experience for avid board gamers!

Grand Forks – Adventures in Art

Hosted by Gallery 2 – Grand Forks Art Gallery

The team at Gallery 2 has a great summer program planned for kids age 5-12! Taking place Thursdays throughout the summer from 1 pm to 3 pm, Adventures in Art will be jam packed with fun games and crafts. Make amazing crafts like egg painting, glitter slime, moving hockey players, artist trading cards, and flip books! Interact with the kinetic Wackem Stackem hockey exhibit, and experience personalized interpretation of the summer exhibitions at Gallery 2. Blow off some steam on the gallery grounds with fun games like giant Jenga and octopus tag.

Drop-ins are welcome; however, space is limited. To secure your place, register by stopping by Gallery 2, emailing, or calling 250-442-2211.
$12 for members $15 for non-members

Ski and Snowboard Race Open

Phoenix Mountain Open is a fun day of ski and snowboard racing for everyone.  The “open” format gives all ages the opportunity to experience what ski and snowboard racing is all about.  Bring up your entire family and enjoy the sights and sounds that this family events brings. You can enter as many categories as are suitable for you. New this year will be a long jump event.  As we approach the event date there may be updated information available on or Facebook/PhoenixMountainBC.

 Helmets are mandatory.

2018 Phoenix Open

Phoenix Mountain Open Racing Fees:

$5.00 entry fee, and then $2.00 per additional category


Girls & Boys under 8
Girls & Boys 9-13
Girls & Boys 14-18
Men & Women Open
Men & Women 35+

Fun for everyone including spectators. Hope to see you there!

Helmets are mandatory.