Women’s single buck at Timber Days in Centennial Park last year. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke Community Calendar for May 15

Timber Days

May 18, 8 a.m.

Centennial Park

Start with the Lumberjack Pancake Breakfast from 8-11 a.m. and then check out the Timber Days events. Free shuttles available to and from the farmers market.

Medicinal Plant Walk

May 19, 10 a.m.

Lower Jordan River Trails

They are kicking off Hunting and Gathering Workshop season with a medicinal plant walk with Sherri Mariash of Wild Earth Medicinals.

This workshop is an educational walk and forage experience, focusing on local medicinals. Sherri will provide practical ways to understand universal principles to learn directly from plants. We will cover Materia Medica, plant identification, harvesting techniques, plant tastings, and finish it off with a meditative plant sit.

You can expect to use heart perception to open the door to a deeper connection with nature and ultimately yourself.

Space is limited to 20 participants in an effort to maximize the personal experience and to prevent over-harvesting. Tickets available online.

Night Market

May 19, 4 p.m.

Revelstoke Trading Post

Join us in our community space under the lights and Revelstoke skies.

This series of night markets will feature: live music – local acoustic blends, food – created by some of Revelstoke’s finest establishments, artisan vendors – from local designers and crafters, fully licensed – enjoy beers, and refreshments while you mingle, olde time Revelstoke video – presented by the Revelstoke Museum, kids art workshop – from 4-6 p.m. bring your kids and let them paint!

Downhill Fiver Series

May 26, 10 a.m.

Get stoked for the 2019 RCA Downhill Fiver Series, brought to you by Flowt Bikes & Skis!

All you need to race is $5 and your 2019 RCA Membership!

Bike to work week

May 27-31

Bike to Work & School Week takes place during the last week of May. Join the many Revelstoke cyclists who participate in this event each year by registering to ride! Join us at a Celebration Station each morning during Bike to Work & School Week for coffee and refreshments.

Death Cafe

May 28, 7 p.m.

Dose

At a Death Cafe, people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

Show and Shine

June 1

Downtown Revelstoke

The Revelstoke Vintage Car Club is hosting their show and shine event. Last year the event saw 134 cars and the club is expecting more entries this year.

Rollerderby

June 8, 7 p.m.

Come see the Revelstoke Derailers take on the Okanagan Roller Derby team in their first bout of the 2019 season. Doors open at 6 and the game starts at 7. Family friendly with beer garden area. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the door.

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