Castlegar Sculpturewalk
Castlegar Sculpturewalk
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Castlegar Sculpturewalk is an annual exhibition of outdoor sculptures, located on a pleasant walking tour in downtown Castlegar. Viewers are encouraged to vote for their favourite sculpture via ballot - the winner of the People's Choice award is purchased by the City for the permanent collections. All of the artworks are available for sale or lease. Ballots/maps are located in red ballot boxes along the route (the start of the route is at the Kootenay Market (635 Columbia Avenue), though you can begin the walk from anywhere. Ballots/maps are also available at the Castlegar Chamber of Commerce, City Hall, or the Kootenay Gallery.
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1-2 hours
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Dale H
Osoyoos, Canada484 contributions
Jun. 2022
You must walk it to see it. The whole walk from beginning to end is only about eight blocks and easy sidewalk the whole way. Sculptures change every year so it is in a constant state of flux. We walked June 2022. There are some very cool pieces along the walk.
Written June 20, 2022
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Kris J
Lisbon, Portugal464 contributions
Jun. 2022 • Solo
Unbelievably cool! There are so many different styles of sculpture and art scattered across castlegar filling one with a sense of wonder. It is interesting to see this community reinvent itself; to see tourist walking along and taking pictures and sketching these fantastic creations. They bring an element of joy to castlegar. Bravo!
Written June 11, 2022
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Purcellwonder11
Nelson, Canada17 contributions
May 2022
Take some time and bring your camera. Castlegar has put a lot into developing this walk. I highly recommend to check it out, as a local I get to enjoy it every day.
Written May 16, 2022
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Sabrina C
8 contributions
Aug. 2021
We didn't do the actual walk but because we had researched it a bit we had fun finding the sculptures as we drove. Definitely a great travelling activity. Plus the art is amazing!
Written August 29, 2021
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Ahlum
Vancouver, Canada506 contributions
Aug. 2021
Did this self-guided search-and-find sculpture walk with the help of the map downloaded from related website. Did it about 5pm so it was not too hot and the streets were quiet. Got to see about 80% of all sculptures which are all beautiful and inspiring. Apparently could vote for your favourite sculpture so the winner will be chosen as a permanent display in Castlegar. Love this walk just before going to restaurant in the area for dinner.
Written August 23, 2021
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dgilmore13
Vancouver, Canada32 contributions
Jun. 2020
Very nice display. Lots of variety in designs. Makes for a nice walk around Castlegar.worth the effort and fun to rate them
Written June 25, 2020
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IMReview
Regina, Canada8 contributions
Jun. 2019
Well worth a walk through town. A unique approach to public art that marries peoples choice with local, national and international art.
Written February 26, 2020
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gread2016
Castlegar, Canada232 contributions
Oct. 2019
Becoming more famous all the time for the exquisite art work that is spread throughout the city from artist all over the world. Tourist and locals vote for the best piece and it is purchased for the city
Written February 1, 2020
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Colin B
Castlegar, Canada144 contributions
Nov. 2019 • Friends
Pieces of art from different artists from all over the world setup every spring with new pieces each year easy walking tour great for the whole family and its free yea free
Written November 3, 2019
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WinnipegNewman
Winnipeg118 contributions
Sep. 2019
the installations which we had time to visit were a treat. A welcome addition to the centre of the town.
Written September 19, 2019
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