Seven Days in Chilliwack – July 17 to 23

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for July 17 to 23.

The Fraser Valley Classic Car Show (formerly Minter Gardens Classic Car Show) takes place this Sunday. See July 20 listing below for more details.

Seven Days is a free A&E listing published in print every Wednesday, and online every Thursday. For more information, or to submit your event, email it to Jenna Hauck at photo@theprogress.com (please include a contact name and number), or call 604-702-5576.

July 18 – Party in the Park takes place tonight from 5 to 10 p.m. at Central Community Park and the surrounding downtown area streets. Tonight’s theme is ‘Tropical Night’ and the entertainment lineup features No Time Flat, Aerophonics, The Rub, Head Over Heels, and Clarence.

July 20 – Fraser Valley Classic Car Show (formerly Minter Gardens Classic Car Show) has moved to the Atchelitz Threshermen’s Association site (beside Heritage Park) today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.

July 23 – Music and More takes place every Wednesday evening from July 2 to Aug. 20 featuring music, entertainment, arts and crafts, theatre and more at both the Chilliwack Library (5-7 p.m.) and the Sardis Library (4-6 p.m.) on alternating Wednesdays. Tonight’s event is at the Sardis Library and features Second Storey Theatre, a drum circle, and band Horse Opera.

Now to July 20 – The Harrison Festival of the Arts runs July 11 to 20 in Harrison Hot Springs featuring evening music/entertainment nightly. Daytime entertainment, and the Art Market, takes place on the Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. For tickets, festival passes, and more info, go to www.harrisonfestival.com or call 604-796-3664.

Now to July 26 – The Chilliwack Visual Artists Association presents its group show, Movement, at the Art Gallery in the Cultural Centre from June 12 to July 26. Gallery hours: Wednesdays to Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m. on show evenings.

Now to July 31 – Rosedale photographers, Michael and Jutta Schulz, have a series of photographic images printed on metal at the Chilliwack Museum in an exhibit called Spectrum from June 21 to July 31. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. Admission  $3/adults, $2/seniors.

Now to Sept. 6 – The Cultus Lake Saturday Market in the Park at Main Beach runs every Saturday now until Sept. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. www.cultuslakecommunity.com

Now to Sept. 11 – Members of the Golden Palette Art Club currently have their work on display at The Art Room until Sept. 11. The gallery is located at 20-5725 Vedder Rd. and is open Mondays to Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission.

Now to October – The Eco Market runs every Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Sardis Park featuring locals artists, farmers and more. www.theecomarket.ca.

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