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After 30 years Funtastic is still all about the party (and the slo-pitch)

Costumes are an integral of the fun of Funtastic, the largest slo-pitch tournament in Canada.
Image Credit: Contributed/Funtastic Sports Society
June 30, 2014 - 11:11 AM

VERNON – The populations of Vernon, Armstrong and Enderby will slowly be returning to normal as the 30th annual Funtastic Slo-pitch and Music Festival winds down.

The largest slo-pitch tournament in Canada featured over 200-teams and some 5,000-ball players this year.

Along with slo-pitch, the music festival featured some oldies but goodies.

Nazareth headlined the line-up on Friday while Trooper rocked the crowd Sunday night to close out the music portion of the event.

The RCMP say there were a lot of noise complaints over the weekend with some partiers ending up in cells for “over consumption” of alcohol.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Howard Alexander at or call 250-491-0331. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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