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Kids get bored in the summer if they don't have anything to do. If you've been search for things they can do, there are plenty to choose from. Here are some of the top things kids can do in Okanagan for the summer.


You may not get to do this every summer, but it's a great activity for both adults and kids to enjoy. You will not only get to fly, but you will end up with a t-shirt and a photo. Two people can fly as tandem for $100 or singles can go for $7.

Outdoor Water Parks

Of course, water parks are always a big hit with kids in the summer. Okanagan provides a few choices nearby including both water parks and splash parks. Many are found at the community parks throughout the area.

Penticton also provides splash parks at Lakewana Park and the main beaches. Kelowna is nearby and provides the Variety Club Children's Waterpark, while Salmon Arm has one at Fletcher Park. Just make sure you pack the sunscreen and have plenty of fun.

Mini Golf

Mini golf is a great way to entertain the kids and Okanagan provides a few great choices for an inexpensive family outing. You will find courses near Okanagan Beach and many of the courses also offer go karts, bungee jumping, bumper boats and more.

Planet Bee Hone Farms

Found in Vernon, BC, the Planet Bee Honey Farms provides a fun outing for kids to enjoy. You can learn all about the way honey is made, the queen been and so much more. Of course, you can leave with some fresh honey and other goodies, too.

Other things for kids to do in the summer near Okanagan include:

  • Skate Parks
  • Amusement Parks
  • Paintball
  • Atlantis Waterslides
  • Kelowna H2O Water Center
  • Stock Car Racing
  • Gellatly Nut Farm
  • And More!

There's plenty to keep the kids busy during the summer and many of the attractions are perfect for the entire family.

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