Block of Leon Avenue closed for Turtle Island Festival on Tuesday

June 15, 2022

Traffic Advisory

In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Ki-Low-Na Friendship society will host the Turtle Island Festival on Tuesday, June 21 in Downtown Kelowna. For full event details, visit

To accommodate the festival, the 400 block of Leon Avenue, between Pandosy and Ellis Streets, will be closed to vehicle traffic from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on June 21. During the closure, area traffic will be detoured via Pandosy Street, Bernard Avenue and Ellis Street. The detour route will be marked with road signage and traffic marshals will be on-site to direct traffic as needed.

For the most up-to-date road work, road closures, and potential delays, visit

To learn more about National Indigenous Peoples Day, visit