News

Fat Cat Festival briefly cancelled

The Fat Cat Children’s Festival, which was scheduled to start Friday, has been temporarily cancelled due to poor weather and for safety reasons. Waterfront Park and parking lot are now open to the public for the remainder of the day.

The Festival will resume Saturday morning with the parade at 10 a.m. Waterfront Park will only be open to ticket holders from 11  a.m. to 5 p.m.

Minor delays are expected along the parade route. Motorists are asked to follow the direction of on-site traffic control personnel. On street parking will also be restricted. Cars parked in restricted areas will be courtesy towed to the parking lot at the corner of Doyle Avenue and Ellis Street.

Saturday closures:

7 a.m.-1 p.m.  Martin Ave. and Lawson Ave. (from Richter St. to Ethel St.) and Richter St. (from Bernard Ave. to Doyle Ave.) – restricted access

8 a.m.-8 p.m.  Waterfront Park parking lot

9:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Bernard Ave. (from Richter St. to Water St.) and Water St. (from Bernard Ave. to Clement Ave.) – rolling closures

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  Water Street Boat Launch

For more information on road closures, visit kelowna.ca/roadreport.

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 ...

Prince Rupert LNG plant, pipelines get B.C. certificates
 
Geothermal pitched as alternative to Site C dam
 
B.C. government pitches LNG spinoffs
Surgical waits average five months in B.C.
 
UPDATE: Safeway, 2nd Avenue businesses resume operations
 
Local resident’s story a success for international student program
Reeling in the big one
 
Cat Ski Capital of the World
 
Valhalla Path Realty gives to Nelson Civic Theatre Society

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

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

Nov 26 edition online now. Browse the archives.