2017 Events

LAUGHING LOGGERS ENTERTAINMENT

‘It’ll Leave Ya Laughin’ Like a Possum Up a Pine Tree!’

• Lumberland themed experience of hilarious entertainment and action
• Out Pole Climbing and Aerial Stunt Act
• Chainsaw racing
• Battle Axe Hatchet Throwing
• Hall of Chain Carving and Chainsaw Art
• Competitions
• A whole lot of giggles !!
• Fun for the entire family

Over 30 years combined experience in delivering an internationally acclaimed lumberjack entertainment show

Entertainment Saturday and Sunday Afternoon


The Vernon Placer Mining Club

 

The Vernon Placer Mining Club will be joing us in celebrating our history at Lumby Days.

Saturday and Sunday afternoon

Get the feeling of the gold rush era by trying your panning skills or watching the panning demonstrations put on by members of the mining club.

Gold is considered the world’s most precious metal.

Try your hand at panning for $5.00 per bag and you keep the gold in your vial!


THRASH WRESTLING

THRASH WRESTLERS WILL BE BACK !

“Thrash” guarantees action packed entertainment during Lumby Days again this year. The wrestlers will be full on matc
hing in the park oval Friday and Saturday evenings

Pro wrestling talent at it’s best will entertain the crowds.

When the bell rings, its Smack talk stops and its go time, that is body slams, suplexes, hammer locks, high flying moonsaults and powerbombs just to name a few manoevres.

Join in on the action – Top notch independant pro wrestlers from all over BC will entertain all members of the family at Lumby Days 2017.

 


VALHALLA HELICOPTERS


VALHALLA HELICOPTERS can fly you on an experienceof your life this year at Lumby Days.

Enjoy a 10 minute sightseeing tour in a Bell 260 helicopter that is capable of carrying 4 passengers.

Professional staff will load and unload passengers from the helicopter which will operate from Royal’s Park which is adjacent to the Lumby Park Oval and the Lumby Days activities.

  • Cost is $60 per person – (based on an occupancy of a minimum of 3)
  • Also offered this year  is a “doors off” experience for $75.00 per person
  • Flying Times will be Saturday and Sunday afternoon commencing at 12:30pm

Have an exciting adventure with your family or friends during Lumby Days


SHUSWAP PIONEER COLLECTOR’S CLUB

The Shuswap Pioneer Collectors Club will be exibiting a few of their antiques this year at Lumby Days.

This is a group of individuals from the North Okanagan and Shuswap area who joined together and formed an association for the purpose of collecting, restoring and displaying items used by our early settlers and residents.

Their interests vary from one cylinder engines, steam tractors, antique farm equipment to tractors of all ages and brands.

Visitors to Lumby Days this year will be fortunate to experience, see and touch a bit of this history. Please drop by their display and view a bit of this area’s past.


GOLD FOX ACRES home of MINIATURE MONSTER PETTING ZOO

 

Gold Fox Acres is a family run hobby farm in Lumby. They really enjoy sharing their farm raised animals with others, and hope you enjoy visiting them. We welcome them to Lumby Days and are excited to have them join our celebration.

On the afternoons of Saturday and Sunday June 10th and 11th

Come & visit the momma llama and her baby;he minature donkeys….the rabbits…. the ducks… the goats…..the chickens …and whatever other animals are available from the farm that day!


LUMBY DAYS KID’s ZONE

 

Education Stations brought to you by FORTIS BC

Gold Panning …. Petting Zoo…. Pioneer Collector’s Club exhibits

Check out weekend activities:

  • Kalamalka Caring Clowns
  • Mr. Barrel of Fun
  • Face Painting with Krystal
  • Activities sponsored by the Lavington Fellowship Church
  • Car Painting sponsored by D&M
  • Kids Arts & Crafts sponsored by Monashee Art Council

Join in on the fun and then take time to cool off in the community spray park


THE LUMBY AIR RACES

The Lumby Air Force Flying Club will be hosting It’s 10th annual Lumby Air Races for Hang Gliders and Paragliders. They will take place in conjunction with Lumby Days. Running 3 days , starting on Friday June 10 to the 12th 2016.

The format for all glider races during Lumby Days will be closed circuit triangle racing around the town and area of Lumby BC Canada.
GPS, the internet and computer software will be used for scoring.

The new “Season Long Race” will also be running and will end in September. Lumby will see many great Hang Glider and Paraglider pilots from around the world competing in race format challenging the Local, National and World records for 25k, 50k and 100kilometer triangle records in the Lumby Valley.

For updated flying info please go to www.LumbyAirForce.com
For Fun Flights around the Lumby area in a motorized hang glider / trike during Lumby Days, contact Raven Aviation 250 307 7553 www.RavAv.com


ENTERTAINMENT STAGE

All weekend long there will be entertainment for all ages on the stage!
Come out to check out all the talent!


EXTREME FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS

Extreme Free Style MotoCross riders will show their stuff again this year in the park oval.

This breathtaking event is one of the highlights of Lumby Days and has a perfect setting in the park oval. This is an outstanding show and a thrill for all members of the family.

The riders will hit the ramp starting right after the parade on Sat. approx 1:30pm and then again at 3:15 and 4:45pm. On Sunday they will be jumping at approx. 12:30pm – 2:00 and 3:30pm (weather permitting)

Come on out and see Regan and crew, their bikes roaring and flipping through the air as they complete acrobatic stunts —All kinds of action !!!


PARADE

Lumby Days Parade is where friends and family meet. The Vernon Flying team is scheduled for a fly over before the parade starts so you want to get there early. Parade starts at 11 am on Saturday.

This attraction proves to be a festival hit each year – parade entry forms are available at the Lumby Chamber of Commerce or on-line at lumbydays.ca. For further information please contact Jacquie Hansen at 547 8913. Parade Route: The parade round up starts at the Industrial Park east of Lumby – and heads down highway 6 and turns onto Shuswap Ave, then heads north at the traffic light and turns right on Maple Street and then right on Shields Avenue.

PARADE STARTS AT 11 AM SATURDAY


SHOOTING STAR AMUSEMENTS 

Will be back to offer fun rides, professional staff and entertainment galore.

  • Ride All Day for Just One Price
  • $35 for Friday (see Shooting Star Website for $5 coupon)
  • $35 for Saturday
  • $35 for Sunday

WIN PRIZES: 

  • Visit Shooting Star website www.shootingstar.ca
  • Check out contests to win prizes
  • Print the coupon to SAVE $5 FOR FRIDAY WRISTBANDS
  • Check out their Facebook Company page to win more prizes every day!

Carnival Hours:

Friday: Midway opens at 3pm
Saturday: opens at noon
Sunday: opens at noon closes around 4:30pm


MONASHEE ARTS COUNCIL SHOW

Celebrating the Arts & Celebrating Canada 150!
The Monashee Arts Council will be hosting its annual Festival of the Arts in the Whitevalley Community Hall once again and there are many things planned to showcase all the incredible talent we have right here in our community.
There will be an Art Show, our 3rd Annual Photography Contest, a Raku firing (Saturday only), artist/artisan displays and sales, non-profit groups’ displays, our MAC membership drive, an art exhibition from our program at Monashee Mews, and a silent auction.

Venue Hours:
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 10am – 4 pm

For information, or to obtain application forms check our website at www.monasheeartscouncil.com, or contact Jennifer Greenwood, Arts & Culture Program Coordinator for the Monashee Arts Council at 778-473-3029 or by email: monasheeartscouncil@gmail.com


FOOD ROW & OUTDOOR VENDORS

The wonderful aromas will draw everyone to Food Row at Lumby Days. There is everything from Hamburgers, Fish and Chips, Mini donuts, fresh Fruit drinks, Cappuccinos, Chicken , Lemonade, Donair, Ice Cream, Perogies and lots more.

Shopping at the outdoor vendors is also a big treat. There will be garments, or the perfect sandals, sun & fun articles and outdoor trinkets. There will be something for everyone in the park oval.

For information call Jeri at 250 503-8692


SHOW & SHINE

 

This is a perfect opportunity to come out and share with us your cars, trucks and motorcycles. The perfect site for this type of venue – a large grassy area with many shade trees and picnic tables, with hospitality you can’t beat.

This event has been growing each year and is proving to be one of the best shows in the area. Come and join us, and take in the many activities of Lumby Days.

Show time is scheduled in the park:

Sat June 10, from 9:00am – 4:00pm

Sun June 11, from 10:00am – 4:00pm

For information please contact committee member

Gary Rouck
phone 250 547 6243
e-mail jrouck@telus.net


INDOOR VENDORS

Take your time and view the activities in the curling club. Vendors with products and supplies for sale

  • North Okanagan Minature R/Road display
  • Silent Auction sponsored by J.W.Inglis PAC committee

Organizational Fair – contact Wendy Gilbert at 548 547 8866

Decorated Wheelbarrow contest entries – sponsored by Greenridge Garden Centre


Lumby And District Wildlife Association Gun and Antique Show

Check out everything from guns, collectibles, antiques and treasures galore…

Show Times:

Saturday 9am – 5pm
Sunday 9am – 3pm

Entry Fee $5 per person

Children must be under supervision at
all times

For information please call:

Dennis Richardson
Ph: 250 547 9368
Email dandlrichardson@xplornet.ca

 


Part of the Lumby Days Family Festival will be the Floppy Shot Mini Golf.  This  is a fun filled event for the entire family and will  be set up in the tennis courts during Lumby Days. Putt your way around the obstacles, test your skills (or lack of !) and experience some great fun on the golf course.

Free to Lumby Days Visitors!