Annual City Events
The City of Fort St. John is the Energetic City! We are committed to hosting quality events and festivals that enrich the lives of the residents and visitors of our community. The events that take place in our community are developed for various populations from young toddlers, children and youth to adults and seniors. We make every effort to offer healthy and enjoyable experiences for individuals of all ages in our community.
Every year, we host a variety of Community Events from big events like the High on Ice Winter Festival, Canada Day Celebrations, and the annual Santa Claus Parade - to smaller events like National Health and Fitness Day, TGIFSJ Friday Summer fun nights, holiday skating nights, Peace Region Poker Ride, Community One Stop, and SO much more. The Recreation & Leisure Guide has details about all the upcoming events.
Community One Stop Registration
One stop shop for over 40 community organization's program registration.
Community Pitch-in Week
Help pick up the trash collected in our favourite spots, in our parks and on our streets!
Community Planting Day
School District 60 classes can plant flower boxes to be placed around the City.
High on Ice Winter Festival
Fort St. John's signature event! View the ice sculptures, try the ice slides and join the fun.
Motorcycle Poker Ride
In partnership with other visitor centres, take a ride around the Peace for a good cause. Occurs the third Saturday in August.
Recreation and Parks Month
A month-long initiative to promote the importance of recreation and parks.
Santa Claus Parade
Kick off the holiday season with the Annual Santa Claus Parade and Christmas Tree Light-up.