As the seasons change, the weather in Kamloops suits a new host of endless activities. There is something for everyone! Enjoy the cooler days with seasonal celebrations and discover the hidden gems of Kamloops’ Downtown.
Santa Claus Parade: Sunday, November 27 | Downtown Kamloops
The annual Santa Claus Parade is a Kamloops tradition! An evening full of lights, joy, and Christmas music! Don’t miss this event, and head over to Victoria Street to watch the parade. Everyone is encouraged to dress up in their favourite pajamas to participate in this year’s pajama party theme! For more information, visit Tourism Kamloops.
A Musical Sleigh Ride: Sunday, December 11 | St. Paul’s Anglican Cathedral at 360 Nicola St.
This magical event is presented by the Kamloops Brandenburg Orchestra, an ensemble of talented artists bringing Mozart’s Musical Sleigh Ride to life. Don’t miss this event – buy your tickets!
Trivia Nights: Ongoing event | Downtown Kamloops
Make it a regular night out with friends! Every Saturday night, Alchemy Brewing hosts Trivia Nights and then take part in the fun every Tuesday night at Carlos O’Bryans’ Pub. Two great pubs in the City Gardens neighbourhood.
Kamloops Art Gallery: ongoing art exhibitions | 465 Victoria Street
Located at the corner of Victoria Street and 5th Avenue in downtown Kamloops, the Kamloops Art Gallery is the largest art gallery in the Interior of British Columbia, hosting more than 12 art exhibitions every year and studio-based programming for people of all ages and abilities. Locals tip: enjoy free admission each Thursday! Learn more about ongoing exhibitions, programs, and events: www.kag.bc.ca
Pioneer Park Dog Beach
When you live in City Gardens, knowing great spots for dogs is key! Pioneer Park is a favourite where you will experience the fall season in full swing with trees in gorgeous fall colours while your dog gets to play in the park or on the beach, off leash!