Where to eat on Stampede Weekend

Pancake breakfasts and Steak Nights galore

It’s Stampede and we all know what that brings: pancake breakfasts and eat-your-heart-out steak and pulled pork.

Friday, June 29 to Monday, July 2

Rotary Club Breakfast

7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Safeway

In a new location this year — the Safeway parking lot — the Williams Lake Rotary Club is hosting their annual Stampede Breakfast.

Full of tasty pancakes, bacon, hash browns and more, the funds go to support Rotary programs run throughout the community, including scholarships, youth groups, and other projects. Breakfast is $10.

Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast

7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Save-On-Foods

A staple of pancake breakfasts in the lakecity, the Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast runs from 7 a.m. in the Save-On-Foods parking lot. Pancakes, of course, are on the menu, as are eggs, bacon and drinks.Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for smaller people. It’s the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Knights.

Legion Indoor Breakfast

8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Legion

If indoor eating is more your style, the Legion is serving indoor breakfasts all Stampede Weekend with bacon, eggs and pancakes at the Williams Lake Legion Branch 139. Breakfast costs $5 for children, $10 for adults.

Stampede Concession

All day


Get your tasty Stampede treats at the infields of the Stampede Grounds. Serving all sorts of tasty treats, it’s the go-to place for VIPS, cowboys and volunteers.

Stampede Concession

Stampede Performance Times,


Headed up this year by the Knights of Columbus, the concession serves your favourite Stampede-watching treats: burgers, fries, popcorn, drinks and much more.

Friday, June 29 to Sunday, July 1

Rotary Steakout

5 p.m. to 8 p.m.


Feeling a little short on the barbecue sauce? The Williams Lake Rotary Club Stampede Steakout will be in its new location this year in the Safeway parking lot. Running from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday it’s the perfect side-dish to the Stampede performances. Cost: $18.

Friday, June 29 and Saturday, June 30

Legion Steak Nights

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Looking for some live music to go with your meal? The Williams Lake Legion Branch 139 is serving steak dinner (with delectable Margett’s Meats steak) with all the trimmings on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Steak is served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and to top off the mouthwatering meal Perfect Match will take to the stage for some local live music each evening following the dinner.

Cost is $18.

Saturday, June 30

Four Directions Festival

12 p.m. to 4 p.m


Downtown restaurants will be offering special deals all around downtown during the Four Directions Festival following the parade on Saturday afternoon. Check out their special pamphlet to find out more!

Read more: Four shades of fun at Four Directions Festival


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