Penticton Vees mascot, Harvee will be in attendance for the Family Day fun and games this Monday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

City of Penticton to host annual Family Day event

Wondering what to do with the extra day off?

Spectra and the City of Penticton are hosting their third annual Family Day event on Monday, Feb. 17th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Organizers say this years’ event will be bigger and better than years past. Here’s what’s happening:

  • All-Day toonie pool admission at the Penticton Community Centre
  • BBQ by donation and plenty of fun and games at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) plaza
  • Skate with the Penticton Vees at the Okanagan Hockey Group training centre and meet the Vees’ mascot, Harvey
  • Family skate at the SOEC
  • Complimentary hot chocolate and coffee

$2 skate rentals will be available at the SOEC. Everyone 18 and under must bring a helmet to skate. Kids 12 and under are required to be accompanied by an adult.

All proceeds from the BBQ will go to supporting the Penticton Minor Hockey Association PMHA.

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