Remembrance Day Ceremonies Around the Okanagan

Remembrance Day

Here is a list of the Remembrance Day ceremonies taking place around the Okanagan Valley on Monday, decease November 11th:

Vernon

Kal Tire Place, 3445 43rd Avenue, Vernon
Participate in the Vernon Community Remembrance Day Service at Kal Tire Place. Doors open for seating at 9:30am.

Kelowna

City Park Cenotaph

Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion, Kelowna Branch #26
At approximately 10:30 am a parade of participating organizations and the Colour Party will march from Stuart Park along Abbott Street to the Cenotaph in City Park for the ceremony.  Following the ceremony, participating youth groups are invited to the Legion Branch, 1380 Bertram Street for lunch.  A period of social remembrance will be held in the Parkinson Recreation Centre, 1800 Parkinson Way from 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm.

 

Rutland

Lions Park Cenotaph
Organized by the Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans Unit 376
The ceremony at the cenotaph in Lions Park will be preceded by a parade starting at 10:30 am from the Unit Clubhouse parking lot at 270 Dougall Road North to Gray Road and into the park.  Following the ceremony and parade dismissal, an Open House reception will be held at the Unit clubhouse, 270 Dougall Road North.

 

Lake Country

George Elliot Secondary School, 10241 Bottom Wood Lake Road
Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion, Oyama Branch #189
Please be seated inside George Elliot Secondary School by 10:30 am.  Following the ceremony a Public Open House will be held at the Legion Branch, 15712 Oyama Road.

 

Peachland
Peachland Community Centre, 4450 6th Street

Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion, Peachland Branch #69
Fall in at 10:20 am at the Peachland Community Centre.  At 11:00 am, there will be a fly-by at the Peachland Cenotaph.  Following the ceremony, adults and children are welcome at the Peachland Legion on 2nd Street, while refreshments will be served for all children and their parents at the Peachland Community Centre.

 

West Kelowna

Royal LePage Place, 2760 Cameron Road, West Kelowna
Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion, Westbank Branch #288
Please arrive by 10:30 am as a parade involving participating organizations and the Colour Party precede the 11:00 am ceremony.  Following the ceremony, lunch will be served at the Branch for members and invited guests.

Peachland

Peachland Legion

Join the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #69 as we honour our veterans and fallen comrades. Everyone is welcome. Community Remembers at 10:30am, reception following at the Peachland Legion. Contact 250.767.9100

Penticton

Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, 273 Power Street, Penticton
10:00AM start.

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