The 71st annual Penticton Peach Festival gets underway on Wednesday, Aug. 8 with the London Drugs Seniors Day, from noon to 2:30 p.m. in Okanagan Lake Park.

The entertainment includes the world-famous Canadian Military SkyHawks Parachute Team, the Get Bent Belly Dancers and the Gary Leggett Jazz Ensemble.

"We have some fantastic entertainment lined up," said Seniors Day Director Dayle Millington. "What a way to kick off Peach Festival with the SkyHawks landing in the middle of Okanagan Lake Park."

There will be free bingo, sponsored by Regency Southwood Resort, Miss Penticton candidates will be serving free cake and refreshments and door prizes including two tickets to see Celtic Thunder at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Click here to see the full Wednesday lineup of entertainment in Okanagan Lake Park — and remember it is all free!