News Archives: Family

Manning Park Astronomy Weekend

Welcome to Manning Park’s first astronomy weekend, featuring workshops, speakers and star-gazing. Bring your telescope and your astronomy questions for our star experts who will guide you on a tour of the night skies in the pristine alpine environment of…

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Kite decoration/building workshop and barbecue at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Take your kite for a test drive afterwards on the afternoon wind at Lightning Lake! $10/kite kit.

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Lantern building workshop at Lightning Lake Day Use Area. Build your own floating lantern to launch it on Lightning Lake that evening! Barbecue from 10-2pm. Lantern launch at Spruce Bay Beach at 9:30pm. This incredible event is a highlight of…

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Star gazing at Mt. Kobau, near Cawston, BC

Make sure you take in the 36th annual Mt. Kobau Star Party, southwest of Cawston, which begins at dusk July 27, and ends at dawn August 4, 2019. The Mt. Kobau Star Party is for those who love starlight. It’s…

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Imagine… a place where the mountains meet the sky. Imagine valleys, forests & untamed wilderness for as far as the eye can see. Imagine endless trails for hiking & mountain biking, a clear mountain lake to cool down in during…

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Join us to celebrate our beautiful parks with community partner booths, barbecue, crafts, facepainting and more! Family-friendly guided hike and the Great Parks’ Day Quiz Show at the amphitheatre that evening.

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Celebrate Canada’s birthday with this special event at Lightning Lake Day Use Area.  Barbecue, kid’s crafts, face painting, Canadian music, community partners, and historical entertainers.  Free Canada Day cupcakes!

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Join Keremeos on July 1st for a Canada Day Celebration! With great food, music, kids games, vendors and more! For more information, visit the Keremeos Visitor Centre.

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Surprise yourself and paint a masterpiece! We are partnering with Zealous Art to host this workshop with step-by-step instruction to create your own beautiful painting! No artistic skills required, this is not a formal art lesson… You will be amazed at what you…

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Kickoff to summer camping season. Boathouse opens (weather permitting) and first interpretive programs start. Follow our Facebook page to see the weekly interpretive program schedule! Interpretive programs run weekends from May 19-June 29, and daily from June 30- September 2. Donations are…

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