News

Kelowna downtown light up goes Saturday

Kelowna's downtown community Christmas tree will light up Saturday.

The traditional seasonal tree lighting up will take place at 6 p.m. and be part of an all-day celebration that will include lantern-making, entertainment, free public ice-skating on the Stuart Park outdoor rink, holiday movies at the nearby Paramount Theatre on Bernard Avenue, food and warm drinks, face-painting for kids and even a visit from the jolly old elf himself, Santa Claus.

The events start at 10 a.m. and with lantern-making at the Kelowna Art Gallery, go all day and wrap up at 7 p.m., an hour after the Christmas tree light up and arrival of Santa in Kerry Park.

Free parking wil be available at the Chapman and Library parkades.

For a full schedule of events, go to downtownkelowna.com and click on the Light Up! link.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

New tree fruit replant program unveiled in Kelowna by B.C. premier
 
Ringing start to Christmas Kettle campaign
 
Kelowna Siblings to watch themselves on Disney TV
Salvation Army kettle campaign rings in
 
Okanagan Skaha SD 67 trustees will focus on relationships with teachers
 
North Shore Hall to receive major upgrade
Farewell to outgoing RDCK chair and directors
 
Meet Nelson’s next mayor
 
Bus issue gets shuttled

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 21 edition online now. Browse the archives.