Backcountry - Helping You Enjoy The Great Outdoors

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Backcountry is one of British Columbia’s largest hunting, fishing and outdoor supply stores. The Fort St. John area is home to some of the best hunting and fishing opportunities in North America and often referred to as “The Serengeti of the North”.

2012 Garden Contest – Great Prizes!

The City’s Celebrate! Fort St. John committee is hosting its annual Garden Contest. Residents of Fort St. John are encouraged to enter their garden in the 2012 Garden Contest for the chance to win great prizes such as gift certificates to Home Hardware Building Centre. 

First, Second, and Third place prizes will be awarded in the following classes: Residential, Non-Profit Organization, and Commercial Property. 

Categories for the Residential Class include: Front Yard, Back Yard, Full Yard (front & back), Container Garden, and Vegetable Garden. Non-Profit and Commercial Properties may enter one of the following categories: Main Entryway (to building or business), Container Garden, or Vegetable Garden.

Residents may enter by submitting a 2012 Garden Contest form, located at City Hall, the Visitor Information Centre, or online on the City’s website at www.fortstjohn.ca, listed under Community Programs, Celebrate! Fort St. John.

Deadline to enter is July 16. Judging will take place July 18 – 19 by members of the Alberta Horticultural Society Association (AHA). Winners will be announced July 20, 2012.

For more information, please contact 250-787-5791 or email communitydevelopment@fortstjohn.ca.

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