Happy Thanksgiving

Stay Happy, healthy and safe this Thanksgiving weekend!  

Nelson Lions firewood sale

THIS WEEKEND October 03, 2020 Nelson Lions are holding our annual Nelson Lions firewood sale.  Nelson Lions are once again selling firewood!! This Saturday October 3rd. NOTE: We are in a NEW LOCATION, across from Blewett Elementary School $250 per cord dry fir. You will be charged only for what you take! Starts 8am. This […]


  COLUMBIA KOOTENAY CULTURAL ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES 2020–2021 FUNDED PROJECTS (Columbia Basin) – Over 150 arts and culture projects—including the Columbia Basin Culture Tour— have received a total of $750,000 in funding support for the 2020-21 season through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA), in partnership with Columbia Basin Trust. “Every year, I’m impressed by the […]

Six Mile Beach

Kootenay Scoop   Residents of 6-mile near Nelson take action to promote public safety at beach By Friends of Kootenay Lake – The 6 Mile beach close to Nelson is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. This beach is iconic, as the sand bar allows you to feel like you’re in the middle […]

Happy BC Day

Columbia Basin Culture Tour

Columbia Basin Culture Tour – August 8 & 9, 2020 a project of the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance   Nelson-Taking place August 8 & 9, from 10 am – 5 pm, the Columbia Basin Culture Tour allows you to explore artists’ studios, museums, art galleries and heritage sites during this free, self-guided event. Travel to […]

Nelson Italian-Canadian Society

Buon Appetito! The Nelson Italian-Canadian Society is Serving Up their 1st Annual Italian Sausage Fundraiser Since 1972, Nelsonites have shown they have an appetite for good Italian food and enjoyed yearly Italian style banquets while helping the Nelson Italian-Canadian Society to fundraise in support of many community initiatives. But this year, COVID-19 has upended everyone’s […]

Happy Canada Day 2020


View Point Art Gallery – Art for Food Campaign

I hope you have been keeping well. As you know Covid 19 has greatly impacted the Arts & Culture sector and we have been working tirelessly since our closure on March 15 to get the Gallery online. We now are excited to announce that our Online Shop is OPEN! Please go to our website, Viewpointartgallery.comto enter the Online […]

Happy Father’s Day