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Show your Lions Pride at BC Lions Fanfest 2022 – Presented by BCLC

Release Date

May 19, 2022 Update: The Canadian Football League (CFL) and the CFL Players Association have reached a tentative contract agreement. BC Lions has confirmed that Fanfest will take place on Saturday, May 21, however under a modified schedule from 3:00pm–6:45pm. Full event details are available here.

  • 3:00 pm: Event Opens
  • 3:30–5:30 pm: BC Lions Practice
  • 5:30–6:00 pm: Autographs
  • 6:00–6:45 pm: Play With The Pros Clinic
  • 6:45 pm: Event Ends

Original Release:

The BC Lions will return to Canada’s Tournament Capital May 10–June 3, 2022, for their annual Training Camp presented by Sun Peaks Resort. Fans of all ages are invited to show their Lions pride at the annual Fanfest event. Fanfest takes place at Hillside Stadium between 5:00–9:30 pm on Saturday, May 21, providing fans the opportunity to celebrate with BC Lions players, trainers, and coaches through a variety of festivities.

The Lions will host a free Play with the Pros clinic for kids aged 6–12 at 6:00 pm followed by a practice/scrimmage 7:30–9:00 pm. After the practice, players and coaches will be available for pictures and autographs. For the kids, there will be face painting, inflatable games, prizes, and more. 

The BC Lions have trained in Kamloops since 2010, utilizing the facilities at the Tournament Capital Centre, Hillside Stadium, and Thompson Rivers University. Fans are encouraged to come out to show their Lions pride for all practices. For a complete list of practice times, visit BCLions.com/TrainingCamp.

The BC Lions Football Club is BC’s most successful professional sports organization, with six Grey Cup titles to their credit: 1964, 1985, 1994, 2000, 2006 and 2011. Drawing on pride, decades of tradition, passion, and a spirit of excellence, the BC Lions Football Club seeks to touch the lives of BC communities in a positive way and is dedicated to serving partners, sponsors, and fans.