As part of BC Heritage Week, which begins with the national Heritage Day on Monday, February 16, this year’s heritage fair will be the 11th annual event in Cumberland. It was launched by a group of community volunteers in 2003 and was modelled on the folk festival that ran from 1949 to 1958 celebrating the diverse […]
International Workers Day and Mayday celebrations happen all over the world – come and experience it Cumberland style with an old fashioned community bean supper features live music, stories from Cumberland’s colourful history, and a tasty plate of working class food!
For over 30 years the Cumberland Museum has played host to workers from across BC, and as far away as the UK, for an annual commemoration of fallen workers. Join us to pay tribute with guest speakers, community events, “songs of the workers”, guided tours, and a special graveside vigil.
Join us for Foggy Mountain Fall Fair, October 3rd and 4th! Enjoy the Local Colours Stage, programmed with amazing local talent all day, take part in heritage craft activities, scavenger hunts, guided walking tours, arts and crafts, a delicious canteen, community exhibits, old fashioned races, Bear Aware and Bear Appreciation events and much, much more. Come and experience an old fashioned fall fair – in a mountain Village!
Visit the Spooooooky Haunted Coal Mine at the Cumberland Museum from Saturday October 25th through till November 1st, (Closed Monday the 27th, and Tuesday the 28th). The Museum is open from 10 am till 5 pm. Admission is by donation.
Gremlins, ghouls, fairies, and ghosts – gather at the CRI ( 2665 Dunsmuir) at 4:00pm for the Trick or Treat Parade, gathering candy from Downtown Businesses, and free hot dogs and juice at the C.R.I.. And don’t forget to visit the Cumberland Museum’s Spooky Haunted Coal Mine!
Cumberland’s annual, magical, mystical, lively winter arts and crafts fair features over 50 vendors and great community vibes!
Join us at the museum with friends, supporters and neighbours for seasonal beverages, tasty treats, door prizes and a bit of music as we celebrate the year we had and preview what we have in store at Cumberland Museum & Archives for 2016.