There is fun planned for all ages and abilities at this year’s Boat & Leisure Show starting with Captain Jack Sparrow & Ariel the Mermaid of Dream Party Productions> making fun happen with Balloon Twisting from 2pm to 4pm each day and a Free Face Painting team to make you into any character, even a Pirate…aaarrrgh!! For the whole family there is a Fishing Derby organized on “A” Dock from 1pm until 3pm both Saturday and Sunday (weather dependent) and Sail Boat rides through our first come first served sign-up booth! Other family fun is the Remote Control Boat demonstrations and interactive Display Booths that let you try out Sporting Goods, Kayaks, Boating Fashions and Gear.
Radio Kiss FM 107.5> will be remote on Saturday with the infamous Frank Martina broadcasting on site for Sunday! There will be many announcements for Prize Draws during the show and a Grand Prize draw for a Vernon Yacht Club Associate Membership on Sunday! You won’t go hungry with lots of Boat Burgers and Sea Dogs grilled and ready for the crowds on both days!
This year’s Boat Show has grown with over 30 Vendors> bringing everything from Telescopes and Outdoor Gear to some of the Best Boats on the Market! A new booth up from Kelowna this year is the Disabled Sailing Association> featuring their very successful Sailing Program at the Kelowna Yacht Club. Their programs include sailing for the fun of it, Sail Canada certification and for the more adventurous they offer the opportunity to learn to race and compete along with the Kelowna Yacht Club racing fleet! On Sunday there will be a celebration for the new “Heaven Can Wait” Boat with Sea-Dog Boat Sales> presenting the new keys.