Showcasing BC's Best Rods and Rides – In a Spectacular Mountain Setting!

Other Annual Kaslo Events

 

Jazz FestThe Kaslo Jazz Festival will be holding the 2013, (23rd) annual event, on the August Long weekend.  The Event attracts thousands of people from all over North America and over the years has seen acts including such main stream names as Long John Baldry, Jim Byrnes Band, Bruce Cockburn and Blue Rodeo to name a few. For a Complete list of the bands that have played the venue in years past Click HEREIn 2007 USA Today had this to say about the Festival in an article titled … “10 great places to get in tune, be outdoors!”  … the vibe of Kaslo is intimately amazing … with pristine wilderness as a backdrop, the musicians are perched on the edge of Kootenay Lake while onlookers swim around the stage, dance in the sand or recline on blankets laid in a natural, green amphitheater …”– USA TODAY, July 6, 2007For tickets to this years Jazz Fest click HERE.NOTE – For the 2013 Kaslo Show and Shine all vehicle owners entered in the show and shine will automatically be entered in a draw for two – Friday Evening Tickets to the Kaslo Jazz Festival. Draw to be held at the Awards Ceremony
Monster_EntryKASLO SUFFER FEST – Held annually in late September, the 2013 running will be on Sept 27, 28 and 29. If you are into Biking or Running no matter what your skill level or age there is a race at this venue for you. All held in a spectacular mountain setting that has been named by Readers Digest as one of the ten prettiest towns in North America. Complete Details of the race can be found on the Kaslo Suffer Fest web site HERE You can see a video taken at the 2011 event that pretty well captures the mood and festive feeling of the entire event HERE.

If you plan to come as with all events we suggest that you call ahead and make reservations for your accommodation – See the Accommodation Tab above for suggestions

New for 2017 – Wheel Changing Competition
For 2017 we are adding a wheel changing competition for teams of two people. Entry fee will be $5.00 per team with all net proceeds going to a Local Charity. Rules are very simple as follows. Team members will each start by undoing all wheel nuts on their wheel - Don't lose the nuts - and then taking their wheel to the other side of the axle and installing it on that side. All wheel nuts will be torqued at 50 Ft Lbs to start. and contestants must use the supplied four way manual wheel wrenches. Timing starts on the timers mark and ends when the last team member puts his wrench down and raises his arms to indicate he is done, Wheels will be checked to ensure there is no wobble on the studs. Wheel nuts that are finger lose will be assessed a 10 second penalty on the teams time. Form up your teams - challenge your friends and be sure to get the kids and wives involved. Prizes awarded as follows First Prize - 15% of entry fees collected. Second Prize - 10% of Entry Fees collected Third - 5% of entry Fees collected. The remaining 70% will be donated to a local Charity.