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FREE COMMUNITY EVENTS THIS SUMMER IN KELOWNA

Great family activities
Kelowna’s parks are buzzing with excitement with the return of the City of Kelowna’s Park & Play program and Dancing in the Park. The free community programs are a great way to meet new people in the community and stay active as a family throughout the summer.

“These programs are really what we feel Kelowna is all about – bringing the community together to have a memorable experience and enjoying the amazing park spaces that we have in this city,” said Louise Roberts, Manager of Community & Neighbourhood Programs.

Park & Play runs from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m./dusk on weeknights all summer long at a variety of parks throughout the city with games and activities suitable for all ages.

Park

Location

Day & Dates

Loseth Park

1535 Loseth Dr.

Monday, July 4, 11, 18 & 25

Ben Lee Park

900 Houghton Rd.

Tuesday, July 5, 12*, 19 & 26

Curlew Park

5120 Lark St.

Wednesday, July 6, 13, 20 & 27

Blair Pond Park

333 Clifton Rd.

Thursday, July 7, 14, 21 & 28*

Jack Robertson Park

1655 Willow Cres.

Friday, July 8, 15, 22 & 29

Davie Park

300 Davie Rd.

Monday, August 1, 8, 15 & 22

Cameron Park

2345 Richter St.

Tuesday, August 2, 9, 16 & 23*

Sumac Park

372 Phipps Cres.

Wednesday, August 3, 10, 17, 24

Sonora Park

1634 Sonora Dr.

Thursday, August 4, 11*, 18 & 25

Quarry Park

4882 Quarry Ct.

Friday, August 5, 12, 19 & 26

Events marked with * are in conjunction with Parks Alive! and also include musical entertainment. Visit festivalskelowna.com for the entertainment schedule.

Dancing in the Park kicked off this week with a huge turnout and will continue to run every Wednesday in July and August at Stuart Park from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Date

Dance Theme

July 6

Zumba

July 13

Hip Hop

July 20

Groove Method

July 27

Hot Jams

August 3

Throwback Night

August 10

Hot Latin Nights

August 17

Line Dancing

August 24

Grand Finale Dance Party

August 31

Retro Roller Night (6:30 – 8 p.m.)

Parents and guardians are reminded that they are responsible for the care and supervision of their children. It’s also encouraged to use active transportation such as walking or biking to get to these events and to bring reusable water bottles.

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