Aerial view of Rossland, BC.

Calendar of Events in Rossland, BC

Your guide to offbeat competitions, funky festivals in Rossland and RED Mountain, B.C.

Join us at The Josie as your basecamp to enjoy the destination’s four seasons of special events. The historic town of Rossland may be small, but sure knows how to throw a party. When we do, it's a big one. From offbeat competitions, foodie festivals, sporting events and concerts to dance your feet off; let the locals show you how we celebrate each and every day. Check out what's going on at The Velvet, The Josie and in Rossland this summer:

JUNE 15 2019

BBQ & Bourbon Dinner at The Velvet | 3.00pm – 9.00pm
Treat Dad to a meat platter and spot prawn boil this Father’s Day. Let those Dad jokes flow with an Old Fashioned, or two.
For reservations, please phone 250-362-5155


JUNE 16 2019

Father's Day Brunch at The Velvet | 11.00am – 2.00pm
Bring Dad, the boys, the bros. Heck, bring them all. Enjoy a brunch fit for a king. All your brunch favourites and trimmings will be on offer.
For reservations, please phone 250-362-5155


JUNE 21-24 2019

Making the Grade Alpine Running Camp at RED Mountain Resort w/ Rene Unser
Want to run through picture-perfect mountains deep in the beautiful Kootenays while you work on your times and technique? Making the Grade Adult Alpine Running Camp at RED with Pro Coach Rene Unser combines the best terrain, coaching, and structure from P.A.C.E. Sports Fitness to take intermediate and advanced runners up to a whole new level. If our views don’t take your breath away, we’re sure some of RED’s single track will!
Learn more and register here >


JULY 7-12 2019

Switchback!: RED Mountain Youth Mountain Bike Camp
If you’re a solid mountain biker aged 12 - 18 years and are ready to take your riding up a notch, RED Mountain has the answer: Switchback! Youth Mountain Bike Camp coached by pro athletes Dane Tudor and Mike Hopkins! This all-inclusive, fully immersive camp is just like you because you will eat, sleep, and breathe biking for these 6 days and 5 nights. The famous intermediate and advanced trails of RED and Rossland will have you climbing harder, descending faster, and dealing with technical sections like a pro.
Learn more and register here >


JULY 14 2019

La Bastille Day at The Velvet | 5.30 – 9.00pm
Celebrate "Vive La France" with Chef Christophe with a French set menu feast and drink features. Bon Appétit.
For reservations, please phone 250-362-5155


JULY 20 2019

Broken Goat
Take your starting positions for BC’s most rustic ultra. This unique point to point race takes runners up 4 peaks and 2 ridges along the 7 Summits trail & Red Mountain Resort, in Rossland, BC. After hitting those trails retreat to the luxury of your guest suite.
Book an overnight stay here >

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JULY 27&28 2019

The Ruby Ladies Golf Tournament at Redstone
Book your accommodation for the 18-hole ladies golf tournament, held at Redstone.
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AUGUST 15-18 2019

Bush Babes & Bro’s Trail Running Camp
Been wanting to improve your trail running technique, or push yourself to gazelle-like levels? This is the retreat you’ve been waiting for. Bush Babes & Bro’s are holding a 2-day guided trail running retreat with 3-nights’ accommodation where you’ll relax and rejuvenate, Josie style. You’ll explore the world-class single-track trails and vistas of The Monashee Range with your group and guide. Regionally-inspired gourmet meals provided by The Velvet will fuel your adventures throughout the retreat. All abilities welcomed.
Book your spot on the camp here >


SEPTEMBER 27-29 2019

KTM Adventure Rally
Gear up, rev heads. We’re delighted to be a host hotel for The Kootenay Adventure Rally at RED Mountain Resort. Join us for two days of serious adventure, where riders of all skill levels have an opportunity to ride and learn from adventurers all over the world. You’ll learn navigation skills, teamwork, strategy and a whole lot of fun. The Adventure Rally is designed for KTM Adventure and Enduro owners but it open to all brands of street legal motorcycles.
Book your room for the event here >