Kelowna Outdoor Events
- 250 469 8500
- 1435 Water Street
- Kelowna, British ColumbiaV1Y1J4
2017 Outdoor Events List
The Outdoor Events Department helps to support and execute over 115 events that take place in Kelowna every year. We work in partnership with other community affiliates such as Police Services, Bylaw Services, and the Parks Department to ensure events are showcased in a safe, courteous and vibrant manner. The Outdoor Events Department supports a range of events from local grassroots organizations to internationally recognized events like the Wine Country Half Marathon. Through outdoor events, the City of Kelowna has enhanced community profile and economic development in sport and event tourism. Volunteers are vital to the success of outdoor events and the City of Kelowna is committed to providing fun and valuable volunteer opportunities while strengthening our volunteer community.
What inspires us? … The thousands of tireless volunteers that donate their time, creativity and energy to ensure the success of outdoor events in the city of Kelowna. What inspires you? ...
What we believe in
To foster a successful event environment that cultivates community communication and supports event organizer relationships.
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Causes we care about
Sports and Recreation
Arts & Culture
Community and Economic Development
Here are some events supported by Kelowna Outdoor Events
Kelowna Dragon Boat Festival - August 2017
Aug 26th to Aug 28th, 2017
Two (2) days of racing fun at Tugboat Bay at Waterfront Park - KDBC Festival https://www.kelownadragonboatclub.com/festivals/2017-festival/2017-festival-information/
Knox Mountain Soapbox Festival
Aug 27th from 5 to 11pm
The 1st ever Knox Mountain Soapbox Festival will take place on Sunday August 27, 2017 at Knox Mountain Park. All proceeds raised will go to the YMCA of the Okanagan. The festival will consist of soapbox races followed by a BBQ and benefit concert!
Things we’re involved with in the community