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February 2020 event blog

The deep freeze of January is over but winter isn’t quite done yet with a large amount of snow in the forecast for February. Luckily, there are plenty of indoor and outdoor events to get you through February and into the hopefully warmer days of March. Here’s our monthly event wrap up for February we put together in partnership with Tourism Prince George.

Celebrate cultural diversity with the FrancoFUN Winter Festival

The 35th Winter Festival – FrancoFUN hosted Les Cercle des Canadiens Francais is underway in Prince George. The festival kicked off with a Coldsnap Winter Music Festival concert, but if you missed the show, not to worry. There’s still plenty of fun to be had, including a senior’s lunch, a movie night, and a Sugar Shack including a brunch, silent auction and music.

Date: February 3 – 8, 2020
Location: Various

Watch Finding Nemo at the pool

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A movie night, at the pool? That’s right. Head to the Prince George Aquatic Centre this weekend to splash around with your kids while watching Finding Nemo. Regular admission rates apply but you’ll have above average fun.

Date: February 7, 2020
Location: Prince George Aquatic Centre

Enjoy a night of jazz and blues

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Award winning international jazz and blues singer Maureen Washington is returning to her hometown of Prince George to perform for the first time in three years. She’ll be joined by Victoria, BC musicians Karel Roessingh, Joey Smith, and Damian Graham. You can grab your tickets through Central Interior Tickets.

Date: February 8, 2020
Location: Prince George Playhouse

Downtown Winterfest

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Downtown Winterfest hits the Canada Games Plaza once again in February, bringing you a winter market, music, a s’mores competition, an ice slide, snow and ice sculptures, and plenty of other fun for the whole family. The best part: this event is FREE to attend! Just make sure to bring some cash for the s’mores and the winter market.

Date: February 9, 2020
Location: Canada Games Plaza

Get Loose with Brews & Juice

brewery and yoga

If you love yoga, craft beer, and cold-pressed juice, this event is for you. Trench Brewing & Distilling, Col Juicery, and Chinook Yoga are teaming up to bring you a mid-morning all-level yoga class. Stick around after for a flight of cold-pressed juice, craft beer, or both! Tickets are limited, so get yours before they’re gone.

Date: February 9, 2020
Location: Trench Brewing & Distilling

Valentine’s Day

valentine's day

Looking for something fun to do with your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day? These events will make sure you’re fed and entertained. Some of them even give you the chance to get a little artsy!

Date: February 14 and 15, 2020
Location: Various

Family Day fun at Ness Lake Bible Camp

If you’re looking for something fun to do with your family on Family Day, then head to Ness Lake for a free lunch, treats, a hot beverage bar, and a full day of fun activities. Hit up the climbing wall, zip line, snow hill, and more with your kids or just stand by and watch if these activities aren’t for you.

Date: February 17, 2020
Location: Ness Lake Bible Camp

Northern Lights Winter Wine Festival – Mulled Wine Contest

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Photo Credit: Northern Lights Estate Winery

If you enjoy mulled wine, this festival is for you. Grab your tickets for the Northern Lights Winter Wine Festival for your chance to sample a variety of delicious mulled wines paired with tasty snacks. Vote on your favourites and take home a tasting mug.

Date: February 29, 2020
Location: Northern Lights Estate Winery

For more events happening in February, make sure to follow the City of Prince George and Tourism Prince George event calendars. Watch for the posting of event guides posted on the Move Up Prince George and Tourism Prince George blogs the first Wednesday of every month during 2020! Have an event you want us to share? Email and

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