Celebrating 70 Years of Free Family Fun!

August 8th - 12th, 2018

August 8th - 12th, 2018

Penticton Peach Festival (Aug. 8-12, 2018) is an annual South Okanagan Valley tradition, which began in 1947, to celebrate the peach harvest in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.
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Five Days of Free Family fun

"A Place to Stay Forever"

Penticton is a warm and welcoming lakeside community that offers high-quality wine and culinary experiences and ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in a climate that is one of Canada's most appealing.
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Peachfest News
Feb 7, 2018, 1:41 PM
The Penticton Peach Festival has their first parade entry
Feb 1, 2018, 10:10 PM
Headliners announced for the 2018 Penticton Peach Festival, including Kim Mitchell, April Wine, George Canyon and Madeline Merlo
Jan 25, 2018, 3:56 PM
Peach Festival to host press conference

The Penticton Peach Festival begins on the morning of the first Wednesday after the long weekend in August, (Civic holiday) and runs for five days in Okanagan Lake Park, finishing on Sunday night. Our volunteer run festival is one of the largest free family festivals in Canada and we are celebrating our 71st year in 2018. You and your family can expect a variety of activities including the annual downtown Peach Bin races, Shooting Star Amusements midway (Rotary Park), square dance festival, sandcastle competition (Skaha Lake near the sundial), crowning of Miss Penticton, Sheila Bishop Memorial Wooden Bat Slopitch Tournament (Lions Park), PenTown Throwdown Skateboard and BMX competition (Penticton Youth Park) and new for 2017 the Home Hardware Kid Zone (Gyro Park). Our Peter Bros. Grand Parade is one of the largest in B.C. and there is a kiddies parade for the little ones too! Check out our Events page for full details of all of the fun that is to be had during our festival.