It is officially Canada Day long weekend and there are so many exciting things happening in the Okanagan. So if you're staying local this year, make sure to check out some of these amazing events and activities.
Kelowna Farmers' & Crafters' Market is an outdoor market held at the corner of Dilworth & Springfield Road. Tour the variety of local produce and artwork between 8am to 1pm.
Enjoy fantastic family fun at the Penticton Rotary Ribfest held at Okanagan Lake Park. Champion barbecue teams from across Canada will compete for best ribs! You’ll also find music on our main stage, entertainment and activities for children and youth, as well as a beverage garden and loads of vendors.a
Art in the Park pairs some of the best artists and food artisans in the Okanagan Valley. Hosted by Grizzli Winery, locally inspired creations will be displayed with the backdrop of the vineyards.
Take a drive to the countryside on a Sunday to the East Kelowna Market. With a rotating roster of vendors each week, they offer a variety of local creative high end; artists, crafters, food and wine vendors, along with local talented musicians that perform in our Community Café.
Canada Day Festival is a free community event held in Waterfront Park, Jim Stuart Park, Kelly Park, as well as Prospera Place. Explore tons of activities and performances at this family friend all day event.
Canada Day in Lake Country is a full-day celebration held at Swalwell Park. Beginning at 8 a.m. with a traditional pancake breakfast, enjoy stage entertainment and tent exhibits all day long, and end the night off with a movie in the park.
Canada Day in Peachland will have activities held throughout Peachland. Don't miss the annual Peachland Beach Run, pancake breakfast, entertainment, cake cutting, children's activities, and O' Canada ceremony. The parade starts at 5 p.m. and fireworks are at 10:30 p.m. at the Day Wharf area.
Have a great Canada Day Kelowna from the team at Gibson.