Start getting your holiday schedule in order. Come out and be a part of some of the many festivals and events going on in Penticton this festive season. As the premier agent for all your Penticton real estate needs, I would like to share these must-attend events that will get you into the holiday spirit.
Annual Santa Claus Parade
Circle your calendar for Penticton’s 21st Santa Claus Parade. This annual tradition is a great way to ring in the holiday season. Make sure to arrive early to get a good seat and cheer on your favourite float.
Tree Light Up Festival
Come help the Downtown Penticton Association kick off the holidays at this festive all-ages event. There will be activities that the whole family can enjoy as well as extended business hours to get a head start on all your Christmas shopping.
Part of the Light Up celebration is the 2nd Annual Penticton Artwalk. Eight art galleries are opening their doors for this special event. Make sure to stop by and meet local artists and enjoy the festive atmosphere. All ages are welcome.
Don’t miss Santa’s arrival at the Cherry Lane Shopping Centre. Come and greet Santa as he arrives by fire truck outside the shopping centre. Follow him and join in on the jolly fun, Christmas crafts and photo-booth.
Things To Do Over Christmas Break – Penticton Community Centre
Looking for things to keep yourself busy over the Winter break? Well, the Penticton recreation and community centres are bustling during the holidays. From skating to skiing and various Christmas concerts, there is something for everyone. For more information about the various activities and their schedules, please visit:
Okanagan Makers Christmas Craft Fair
Looking for the perfect gift for your loved ones this holiday season? Look no further than the Okanagan Makers Christmas Craft Fair. With over 150 vendors from all over B.C., you are sure to find a unique, hand-crafted or delicious local food that is right for you. Make sure to mark your calendar for the longest running and largest Christmas show in the South Okanagan.
Summerland Christmas Express Train
This popular annual family tradition brings the magic of the holidays to life. Come be enchanted by the Christmas lights and the season sparkle that adorns the coaches, stations and homes along the rail line. Help support your local Food Bank and bring a non-perishable food donation with you. Get your tickets early as they sell out every year.
These special holiday events are just another reason why Penticton is such a great place to live. If you would like any more information on these or other festivities that are taking place in and around the city or are interested in some of the new and exciting real estate opportunities, please contact me today. I look forward to seeing you soon.