Celebrate the new year with more than 600,000 lights in Kamloops - InfoNews

Current Conditions

Sunny
6.3°C

Celebrate the new year with more than 600,000 lights in Kamloops

The Wildlights Festival runs from Dec. 14 to Jan. 6. at B.C. Wildlife Park in Kamloops.
Image Credit: TWITTER/ B.C. Wildlife Park
December 31, 2018 - 11:00 AM

KAMLOOPS - It's New Year's Eve and you may be wondering what to do on the last day of 2018 in Kamloops.

B.C. Wildlife Park has been holding their 21st annual Wildlights Festival since Dec. 14 and the event continues until Sunday, Jan. 6.

Join the crew at B.C. Wildlife Park from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. daily including tonight, Dec. 31, to check out several light displays with over 600,000 lights.

Along with the display of lights there will be a scavenger hunt, an ugly Christmas sweater contest, a chance to feed elk and meet reptiles, and much more.

For more details and admission prices go here.


To contact a reporter for this story, email Karen Edwards or call (250) 819-3723 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2018
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kelowna News
  • Comments
  • Rewards for missing pets occupy legal grey zone
    KELOWNA - John Brooke was walking in the woods near Glenrosa two weeks ago when his dog Gus went missing. Brooke said he lost sight of his dog and spent the next two hours whistling for him to no
  • UPDATE: No injuries in Trans-Canada Highway avalanche
    REVELSTOKE — The Trans-Canada Highway near Revelstoke is currently closed after an avalanche hit this afternoon. A small natural avalanche occurred 46 km east of Revelstoke at about 1
  • Salmon Arm man fined $3,000 for poaching cow moose
    SALMON ARM - A Salmon Arm man has been fined $3,000 and had two firearms confiscated for poaching a cow moose out of season. B.C. Conservation Officer Service spokesperson Tanner Beck said t
  • TRENDING NOW: Voice actress trolls scammer
    %%nodefaultimage%% Rosie Okumura is a California-based artist who likes to have a little fun with scammers. In the first part of the video she explains the scam that targets film indus
  • Sunny and warm in the Okanagan this week
    KELOWNA  - It looks like spring has arrived with a vengeance in the Okanagan a couple of days before the official date. Environment Canada is offering a simple forecast for the ent
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile