Outdoor Event Notices
Information regarding upcoming outdoor events in Kelowna including any traffic impacts (Road Closures, Parks and Parking Lot Closures, Detours)
For a complete list of upcoming Outdoor Events held, including information on how to apply for an Outdoor Event permit, check out Outdoor Event Planning.
Events will be made available as soon as permits are approved.
*Events are subject to change
Splash of Colour
When: Saturday, April 19 2014
What: Participants will be using sidewalks and pathways. Traffic control personnel will be visible and motorists may experience minor disruptions where participants cross Water Street (north of Smith Avenue), as well as Cawston Avenue and Water Street near Prospera Place.
Motorists are still advised to watch for participants along the route.
Parking restrictions will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the following areas:
- West side of Water Street from Queensway to the Water Street Boat Launch
- City Park parking lot
- Queensway parking lot
- Dolphins parking lot (adjacent to Rhapsody Plaza at Waterfront Park)
- Water Street Boat Launch parking lot
For race information and route details, visit lionsbc.ca.
For the most up to date road work, road closures and potential delays, visit kelowna.ca/roadreport.
When: Saturday, April 26 2014
Where: Rutland, Kelowna
What: Rolling road closures will be in effect from approximately 12 to 3 p.m.
Rutland Road North will be closed from McCurdy Road to Wallace Road. Closures will then continue along Wallace Road, Sycamore Road, Sumac Road, Friesen Road, McCurdy Road (westbound) and Keyes Road to accommodate the parade.
Truck route closure signage will be posted on Highway 33 and Highway 97 for Rutland Road. Detour signs for motorists using Rutland Road as well as traffic control personnel will be visible along the affected residential streets. Motorists may experience minor disruptions and are advised to plan their routes accordingly to avoid delays.
Transit service will be detoured along Aldon Road. Visit bctransit.com under Kelowna for route and schedule information.
Street parking restrictions along Aldon will be in effect to accommodate transit as well along Rutland Road (Wallace to McCurdy Roads) to accommodate parade marshaling.