The Okanagan Athletics are back in action in April. Photo: Douglas Farrow

Comedy fundraiser for Okanagan baseball leagues

It’s a comedy and carnival night for the Okanagan College, Okanagan Athletics, and Kelowna Jr Coyotes

The Okanagan baseball season is still a ways away, but local baseball organizations are teaming up to get baseball fans excited for the upcoming season.

A Comedy and Carnival Night fundraiser is set for Jan. 25 at the Learning Centre Atrium at Okanagan College at 7 p.m.

The fundraiser will involve the Okanagan College baseball program, the Okanagan Athletics, and the Kelowna Junior Coyotes as they get set to get their fans excited for springtime baseball.

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The proceeds from the event, a family-friendly party featuring local comedians, as well as games, will go towards Okanagan baseball teams’ gear, facilities, and travel costs for the upcoming seasons for the various teams.

Summerhill Winery and Steamwhistle Brewing will be serving beverages, as well as a silent auction which includes Seattle Mariners tickets.

More information can be found here.

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