The Harrison River Valley is an excellent location for re-connecting with simpler times. Experience our countryside and enjoy a wonderful gift to the senses of things to see, do, smell and taste.
The Fraser Valley Circle Farm Tour is a great way to get in touch with local food. A celebration of past and present, this tour is a rich mix of wonderful things to see, do, smell, and taste! For more info visit the Circle Farm Tour.
The countryside also offers some wonderful events.
Various events take place from Easter till December at the Kilby Historic Site. Preserving life from the 1920s and ’30s in a General Store built-in 1905. With farm animals and a homestyle restaurant, this site is open for a visit anytime during their season. Visit www.kilby.ca for a full listing of hours and events.
In 2021, the Agassiz Harrison Museum will be celebrating its 35th year. Join them and explore the history of the families that made Harrison and Agassiz home. Located in an old CPR train station. Find more information at www.agassizharrisonmuseum.org.
One of our favourite events of the summer season is the Agassiz Farms Cycle Tour which is held in July. This incredible event takes bicycle riders on a 25k circuit of the countryside past some of the finest farms in the Valley. More info can be found at www.agassizfarmscycletour.com.
Voted the best community fair in the province, the Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival takes place in September. It’s strong tradition is evidenced in its longevity with the Fair being over 106 years old and the Corn Festival being over 62! Two days of jam-packed, family fun on the Agassiz Fairgrounds that includes a parade, midway, chicken and corn BBQ, exhibits, entertainment, 4-H animal competitions, antique tractor pull and so much more. Learn more at www.agassizfallfair.com.