Cumberland’s BIG WEEK is here! This week is the lead up to the Victoria Day Long Weekend in Cumberland and there is SO MUCH going on. For longtime residents of the Valley, this weekend is a much anticipated annual celebration! If you’re new to Cumberland in the last 3 years this will be your first in-person May Long and we can’t wait to gather in the streets with you! Cumberland had a rich 134-year tradition of celebrating the May Long weekend in style.
The Elevate crew is working away on Saturday’s big event Village Market Day 2022 from 10 am till 4 pm, May 21st on Dunsmuir. Over 100 unique vendors, local art, craft and clothing, merchant specials, community groups, contests and giveaways, kids crafts and activities, bounce-a rama, soap box derby at 10:30 am, live music on 2 stages and so much more!
Live music from Taze Kozak Music, Chad Pabianek – Music – Music, Naomi Shore, Zonnis, Richard Garvey, Alan Jossul, Jemma Hicken and more! It’s a wonderful day to celebrate the community, check out the unique shops and eateries of Cumberland, pop in at the Museum, wander the streets, make new friends and discover the Village’s many quirks and charms!
*Soap Box Derby is proudly sponsored by the Cumberland Legion Branch 28 and the Cumberland Events Society.