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Your Guide to Celebrating Easter Long Weekend in Mission, BC

Easter is hopping up quickly, and the excitement is building! Whether you're looking for family fun, outdoor adventure, or captivating arts and cultural experiences this Easter in Mission, we're thrilled…

Your Guide to Celebrating Earth Day 2024 in Mission, BC

Join the Mission Environmental Stewardship Society (MESS) on April 20th, 2024, for their third annual “Green Living” event at Fraser River Heritage Park, in celebration of Earth Day.  It's time…

Your guide to Spring Break in Mission, BC

Planning your Spring Break in Mission? Look no further! Whether you're a family with kids off from school or simply seeking some fun activities, Tourism Mission has you covered with…

Shine Bright Mission 2024

Welcome, fellow explorers, to the enchanting world of Shine Bright Mission – a dazzling celebration that turns Downtown Mission (and beyond) into a vibrant tapestry of lights, flavors, and community…

Your Guide to a Snow Day in Mission, BC

Make the best out of a snow day and enjoy some local's favourite spots to enjoy the snow and stay warm and toasty! 

Mission Movie Moment: Holiday Edition

So you sigh at those Hallmark Christmas movie romantic gestures - then welcome to the heart of Mission. From dreamy strolls in a park to passionate diner dates, Mission has…

Your 2023 Guide to Holiday Gifts in Mission, BC

Looking to find the perfect gifts for the people in your life? Check out our updated Festive Guide to Gifts for all the best gift-giving options in Mission, BC!

Your Guide to Spending the Holiday Season in Mission, BC

Mission allows for a quiet and peaceful getaway with all the holiday excitement! From shopping local for Christmas gifts, to getting into the holiday spirit with Mission Movie Moment, Mission…

Experience the Season of the Wild in Mission, BC

Are you an outdoor enthusiast looking for adventure? Look no further than Mission, BC during the season of the wild. This beautiful area is home to a plethora of breathtaking…

Your Guide to Holiday Markets in Mission, BC

If you're planning to visit Mission during the holiday season, you won't want to miss out on many of the city's popular Christmas markets. From handmade crafts to delicious treats,…

Mission Movie Moment Holiday Event: Cross Country Christmas

Join the Tourism Mission team for a FREE evening of holiday cheer. Watch this space for ticket registration.

Your Guide to Halloween in Mission, BC

Check out our list of best places to shop décor, as well as the most festive activities and events to join in on this Halloween!

Your Ultimate Guide to Fall Vibes in Mission, BC

With autumn being just around the corner, Mission is the perfect getaway to experience all the fall vibes. Whether you're looking for a seasonal treat or ready to explore the…

Explore the Hidden World of Colours with Shangrila Farms' and Tourism Mission

If you are colourblind and are looking for a unique and unforgettable experience, come to Tourism Mission at 34033 Lougheed Highway to loan the colourblind glasses (ID required) and pick…

Back to School Shopping in Mission, BC

Whether you're a student or a parent, Downtown Mission and The Junction Shopping Centre in Mission, BC, are great places to find everything you need to start the new school…

Your 2023 Guide to Father's Day in Mission, BC

Father's Day is just around the corner and if you're looking for a unique way to celebrate dad in Mission, BC, we've got you covered!

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It’s Owl in a Days Work for Tourism Mission

Tourism Mission finds friendship and collaboration across the continent during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Shine Bright Mission 2024

Welcome, fellow explorers, to the enchanting world of Shine Bright Mission – a dazzling celebration that turns Downtown Mission (and beyond) into a vibrant tapestry of lights, flavors, and community…

Explore the Hidden World of Colours with Shangrila Farms' and Tourism Mission

If you are colourblind and are looking for a unique and unforgettable experience, come to Tourism Mission at 34033 Lougheed Highway to loan the colourblind glasses (ID required) and pick…

Tuned in to Mission

Musician John Welsh is a long-time resident of Mission and a regular at many of the music venues and events found in the community.  His aptly named, John Welsh Band,…

Grandma Gayle: Mission Raceway's Toughest Competitor

Known at the Mission Raceway Park as both “the intimidator” and “Grandma Gayle” is competitor Gayle Baird, 74, who brings her game, and her cookies, with her to race days.…

Mission's Newest Mural "The Four Seasons"

Check out Mission newest art piece, the "Four Seasons" mural, located alongside Highway 7.

Your Guide to Patio Season in Mission, BC

Spring has brought it's sunshine and there's no better way to enjoy it than on a beautiful patio with great food and drinks. Mission is home to a variety of…

Your 2023 Guide to Holiday Gifts in Mission, BC

Looking to find the perfect gifts for the people in your life? Check out our updated Festive Guide to Gifts for all the best gift-giving options in Mission, BC!

The 2022 Ultimate Guide to Holiday Gifts in Mission, BC

Looking to find the perfect gifts for the people in your life? Check out our Festive Guide to Gifts for all the best gift-giving options in Mission, BC!

Your Ultimate Guide to Fishing in Mission, BC

Mission has tons of great fishing spots to catch salmon, trout and great white sturgeon! If you want to know all things fishing and where to find your catch of…

Your Guide to Golfing in Mission, BC

Looking for a “tee”-rific time? Look no further! Mission has many options for golfing, if you're looking for challenging hilly terrain, smooth fairways or just looking to have a fun…

I Love Mission Presents: The Christmas Ring @ Silvercity Mission Cinemas

Join the I Love Mission team for a FREE evening of holiday cheer. Register today for this FREE event. Limited tickets are available.

Your Guide to Celebrating Easter Long Weekend in Mission, BC

Easter is hopping up quickly, and the excitement is building! Whether you're looking for family fun, outdoor adventure, or captivating arts and cultural experiences this Easter in Mission, we're thrilled…

Your 2024 Guide to Mother's Day in Mission, BC

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, look here for inspiration on how to best spend it!

Experience the Season of the Wild in Mission, BC

Are you an outdoor enthusiast looking for adventure? Look no further than Mission, BC during the season of the wild. This beautiful area is home to a plethora of breathtaking…

Local Representative Pam Alexis Shares Her Love of Community

Pam Alexis is one of the most recognizable figures in town, because she has always supported, volunteered, and attended the many community events and celebrations Mission has to offer.

Mission Movie Moment: Holiday Edition

So you sigh at those Hallmark Christmas movie romantic gestures - then welcome to the heart of Mission. From dreamy strolls in a park to passionate diner dates, Mission has…

How to Be FireSmart This Summer

It's important to be be FireSmart this summer and help prevent wildfires in British Columbia, here's some tips on how you can be firesmart in Mission, BC.

Dahlia Festival in Mission

With a gorgeous 10 acre garden surrounded by mountains, this dahlia and grape festival is like no other.

Shine Bright Mission Walking Tour

As you start your journey through Downtown, use this blog to learn more about the representation and symbolism of each lamplight design.

Mission on Two Wheels

Mission is a town with a growing and thriving cycling scene. Home to long back-roads with smooth pavement and little traffic, to hundreds of km of logging roads as well…

10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Mission, BC

Local lakes and beaches are the popular choice during a Mission heat wave, but they aren't the only choice! For alternative activities that are just as fun, use the following…

Your Guide to Thanksgiving in Mission, BC

All the fixings for a perfect Thanksgiving in Mission, BC.

Your guide to Spring Break in Mission, BC

Planning your Spring Break in Mission? Look no further! Whether you're a family with kids off from school or simply seeking some fun activities, Tourism Mission has you covered with…

Your Ultimate Guide to Fall Vibes in Mission, BC

With autumn being just around the corner, Mission is the perfect getaway to experience all the fall vibes. Whether you're looking for a seasonal treat or ready to explore the…

Welcoming Five Forks Bar and Grill: Mission's Newest Addition to the Culinary Scene

If you're looking for a great dining experience in Mission, BC, look no further than Five Forks Bar and Grill. This fantastic new restaurant is located right in the heart…

Donations for Lytton Relief Efforts

Thank you Mission for your outstanding show of support for those affected by the Lytton wildfires! At this time, the Mission Visitor Information Centre is accepting cash, cheque, and gift…

Mission Movie Moment Holiday Event: Cross Country Christmas

Join the Tourism Mission team for a FREE evening of holiday cheer. Watch this space for ticket registration.

Tourism Mission Supports Colour Accessible Travel

Mission has become the first City in British Columbia to loan EnChroma® glasses for colour blindness to visitors and residents. Those who are red-green colour blind can borrow EnChroma glasses…

Your Guide to Labour Day Long Weekend in Mission, BC

The 'unofficial end of summer' day is near. But do not fret, the fun isn't over yet! If you're having trouble deciding the best way to spend your last long…

Fall Camping in Mission, BC

Mission has multiple campsites open until Mid-October, that are perfect for a quiet get-away from the city.

Your Guide to Celebrating Earth Day 2024 in Mission, BC

Join the Mission Environmental Stewardship Society (MESS) on April 20th, 2024, for their third annual “Green Living” event at Fraser River Heritage Park, in celebration of Earth Day.  It's time…

Your Guide to Halloween in Mission, BC

Check out our list of best places to shop décor, as well as the most festive activities and events to join in on this Halloween!

Your Guide to Holiday Markets in Mission, BC

If you're planning to visit Mission during the holiday season, you won't want to miss out on many of the city's popular Christmas markets. From handmade crafts to delicious treats,…

The Art of Carving

A trip to the workshop of Peter Wayne Gong, Coast Salish artist and carver is an experience in itself, with the smell of sweet cedar welcoming you, along with an…

Leq’á:mel First Nation with Chief Alice

Chief Alice Thompson, of Leq’á:mel First Nation, is also known by her traditional name, Mae’xe, and has been a community leader for the band since April 2000.

Discover Local Artisans at Off the Lake Decor

Mission, BC has a thriving arts and trades scene, and it's something that can be seen at Off the Lake Decor, the newest addition to the local retail scene. Located…

The 2021 Ultimate Guide to Festive Gifts in Mission, BC

Looking to find the perfect gifts for the people in your life? Check out our Festive Guide to Gifts for all the best gift-giving options in Mission, BC!

10 Things to do This August Long Weekend in Mission, BC

BC day is coming up and Mission is jam packed with tons of activities to see and do for the August long weekend! Whether you want to take a day…

Your 2023 Guide to Father's Day in Mission, BC

Father's Day is just around the corner and if you're looking for a unique way to celebrate dad in Mission, BC, we've got you covered!