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together, and the Chilliwack Community Arts Council. Another annual event that is a corn maze, where the public are invited to roam in the farmers' fields when the crops of corn are at their highest. Despite their name, the band Chilliwack (Chilliwack (band)) actually formed, and is based, in nearby Vancouver. Performing arts The Chilliwack Cultural Centre is a performing arts venue located in downtown Chilliwack. The building is home to the Chilliwack Players' Guild (the resident

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, Chilliwack, Hope and Mission. Private '''List of independent schools in Chilliwack:''' class "wikitable sortable" - ! scope "col" width "220" School ! scope "col" width "155" Level ! Grades - Saint Mary's Elementary K-7 - Unity Christian School Elementary-Secondary K-12 - John Calvin School Elementary K-7 - Timothy Christian School Elementary-Secondary K-12 - Highroad Academy Elementary-Secondary

K-12 - Mount Cheam Christian School Elementary-Secondary K-12 - Chilliwack Adventist Christian School Elementary-Junior secondary K-7 - Cascade Christian School Elementary-Junior secondary K-9 Public '''List of public schools in Chilliwack:''' class "wikitable sortable collapsible collapsed" - ! scope "col" width "220" School ! scope "col" width "155" Level ! Grades

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other community events and classes throughout the year. The Downtown Chilliwack Business Improvement Association hosts free concerts and activities in the downtown core each Friday evening during the months of July and August, called "Party in the Park". "Music and More" is another free summer event that takes place each Wednesday throughout July and August, with kids' activities at noon and concerts in the evening. This event is presented by numerous local arts groups working

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" sign before Exit 119. Chilliwack is one of Greyhound's major depots, and virtually every bus running past it East, West or North will stop there. Chilliwack has an airport popular with recreational pilots, but no scheduled commercial flights. Closest commercial airports are Abbotsford (YXX), Bellingham Washington (BLI), and Vancouver (YVR) Get around There are two main roads in Chilliwack, and they're actually just one road with two different names. From the highway at Exit 119


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covers the main parts of Chilliwack with barely used buses. Transit is centered on Cottonwood Mall. See Do * Try '''Cultus Lake Park''' in the summer for a refreshing dip or stay in one of the lakefront campgrounds. Weekends tend to be overcrowded. About 10km south of Chilliwack. *

. phone +1 604 855-7241 tollfree fax hours 10-6 price Full Pass: $22.86 content A fun summer attraction for kids and adults, and a nice way to pass a very hot day. Twilight rates are available, and while it's not the sort of place you need to go often, it's a good a one-day outing from much of the Lower Mainland, especially with kids. Best bets are late June and early July, or rainy days, as it can often be very busy. * Hike! There are lots of nice trails in and around

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agricultural town, "has become an example of sprawling suburbia and bad city planning." Efforts to revitalize the languishing downtown, and to curb the spread of housing subdivisions into valuable farmland, have proved challenging. Geology The '''Chilliwack Batholith''' is a large batholith that forms much of the North Cascades in southwestern British Columbia, Canada and the U.S. state of Washington (Washington (U.S. state)). The geological structure

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. They became the Victoria Royals WHL hockey team in 2011. Community sports include hockey, lacrosse, softball, soccer, football, baseball and swimming. The Canadian Junior Football League's Chilliwack Huskers play at Exhibition Stadium (Exhibition Stadium (Chilliwack)). Chilliwack's minor baseball Cougars were the 2006 Western Canadian tier 2 champions. Chilliwack hosted the 2007-2008 Synchronized Skating Canadian Championships at the Prospera Centre.

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2011-06-25 accessdate 2011-06-27 * Tony Clarke (Tony Clarke (activist)), activist, who graduated from Chilliwack Senior Secondary. ;Arts and entertainment: * Dale Martindale, lead vocalist for the CASBY Award-winning band Images in Vogue. * Patrick Gallagher (Patrick Gallagher (actor)), actor from ''Glee'', ''True Blood'' and ''Night At The Museum''. Graduated from Chilliwack Senior Secondary. * Tasha Tilberg, Covergirl model. Born in Chilliwack on July 23

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around young ska and punk rock bands. Bands originating in Chilliwack include: These Kids Wear Crowns, Mystery Machine (Mystery Machine (band)), and The Darkest of the Hillside Thickets. Chilliwack also has a thriving classical music community, featuring the Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and the Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra. The drumline from Sardis Secondary School played at several venues during the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Chilliwack also offers many


Columbia Valley lat long directions phone +1 604 858-7766 tollfree fax hours price content Fantastic pizzeria in the Cultus Lake area. It's pretty well-priced, pizzas are enormous and delicious, and service is really friendly. Probably the best place for pizza in Chilliwack. *


'''Chilliwack''' is a city in British Columbia, Canada. It has long been a predominantly agricultural community, but with an estimated population of 80,000 people, it has become more urban. Chilliwack is the seat of the Fraser Valley Regional District and its second largest city. This city is surrounded by mountains and recreational areas such as Cultus Lake (Cultus Lake, British Columbia) and Chilliwack Lake Provincial Parks. It is fifty miles southeast of Vancouver. There are many outdoor activities in the area, including hiking, horseback riding, biking, camping, fishing, and golf.

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