Creston

Creston is the commercial centre for the beautiful Creston Valley in southeastern B.C..

Creston is the commercial centre for the beautiful Creston Valley in southeastern B.C.. — Brendan Mitchell photo

Canyon Street in downtown Creston is an important part of the region.

Creston: Who’s who in business

Information for business in the Creston Valley, B.C., including contacts, award winners and listings.

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Creston Chamber of Commerce

Creston's chamber is dedicated to the prosperity of local businesses.

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Two children sit on a small orange tractor with sunshine piercing through a tree.
East Kootenay, Creston, Agriculture, Cuisine, Small Business

Cardinals flock to Creston to build their nest at Red Bird Estate Winery

Remi and Shannon Cardinal, owners of Red Bird Estate Winery in Creston, B.C., have started a ma ’n’ pa winery

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A computer-generated rendering of the new Kootenay Lake ferry.
East Kootenay, Creston, West Kootenay, Nelson, Transportation

A new electric-ready ferry is set to arrive on Kootenay Lake in 2022

Michelle Mungall, MLA of Nelson-Creston, highlights some of the features of the new ferry set to arrive on Kootenay Lake in 2022

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Colourful storefront of Kootenay Virtual Reality
East Kootenay, Creston, Entertainment and Hospitality, Small Business, Tourism

Virtual reality has a home in Creston

The virtual reality experience is a new entertainment option in the Kootenay region thanks to Kootenay Virtual Reality in Creston, B.C.

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A blind golf competitor uses the assistance of a coach as he sets up a shot.
East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Creston, Kimberley, Tourism

The Kootenays: a destination for blind golf this summer

With three events planned for July, the East Kootenay is a busy location for the sport of blind golf thanks to local advocate and competitor, Darren Douma

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East Kootenay Teacher Education program students at College of the Rockies’ Cranbrook
campus host bake sales as one way to raise funds for local schools. Pictured (back row l-r Martha
Palmer, Nicole Hare, Josie Ruoss, EdSA President, Erin Kaldstad. Seated l-r Brooke Leyenhorst, Carly Trinder)
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Creston, Kimberley, Education

East Kootenay Teacher Education students give back to local schools

Program, held in partnership with UVic, fundraises to thank local schools for support

A Centex gas and convenience store is being built along Highway 3 in Creston.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Creston, Developments, Transportation

New Centex gas station coming to Creston

The high profile location should be ideal to capture Highway 3 traffic, especially being situated across from the busy Tim Horton's store

Sign advertising Secondhand Heaven's new location in Creston.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Creston, Small Business

Creston’s Second Hand Heaven finds new home

The new location gives the store a new high visibility location fronting busy Highway #3

logo for the 40 under 40 list, with Rising Stars written in orange writings
East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie, Invermere, Kimberley, Radium Hot Springs, Sparwood

40 under 40: The East Kootenay list

Introducing the East Kootenay nominees for our 40 under 40 list.

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Promoted Creston businesses