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Gyro Park in Penticton the place to be for Canada Day

One of the bands performing at the Canada Day Celebration in Penticton on July 1, 2014.
Image Credit: Facebook/Downtown Pentiction
June 30, 2015 - 8:30 AM

PENTICTON - There are lots of things planned in Penticton to ensure people can celebrate Canada’s 148th birthday.

Main events for Canada Day on Wednesday, July 1, in Gyro Park include the pancake breakfast at 8 a.m., a Public Market and Food Fair at 9 a.m., along with the opening ceremonies and cake cutting at noon.

The Downtown Penticton Association has put together a list of Canada Day events scheduled for Gyro Park which runs from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m., beginning with the Quota Club Pancake Breakfast. Food and drink vendors will be at the park all day, as will market vendors from the Saturday morning Downtown Community Markets.

Andy’s Animal Acres Petting Zoo, bouncy castles, face painting and kids crafts will also be set up in the park.

For a complete list of Canada Day activities in Gyro Park, see the Downtown Penticton Association’s website.

The Coast Lakeside Hotel will be hosting a fireworks display scheduled to get underway at approximately 10:30 p.m.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad at or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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