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Christmas

Holiday Light Tour and free bus rides on New Year’s Eve

BC Transit and the City of Penticton are getting into the holiday spirit offering their seasonal Lights Tour.

BC Transit and the City of Penticton are getting into the holiday spirit offering their seasonal Lights Tour and free rides on New Year’s Eve.

The Light Tour will take place on Dec. 14 and is an excellent chance to see the beauty of Penticton during the holiday season. Two trips will be taking place.

Lights Tour buses depart:

Wade Avenue and Martin Street at 6:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.

Penticton Plaza at 6:35 p.m. and 7:50 p.m.  Cherry Lane Shopping Centre at 6:40 p.m. and 7:55 p.m.

Peach Tree Mall at 6:45 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Holiday schedules

BC Transit and the City of Penticton want to ensure you get home safe this New Year’s Eve and are offering free transit service from 6:50 p.m. until 3 a.m.

The Night Route will see extended hours and a Party Loop route will be added to service the malls, downtown Penticton, both lakes and the community centre.

BC Transit customers should also be aware of some holiday schedule changes:

Dec. 24 – Regular service

Dec. 25 – No service

Dec. 26 – Sunday service

Dec. 31 – Regular daytime service, free New Year’s Eve shuttle

Jan. 1– Sunday service

For more information on transit in Penticton, please call 250-492-5602 or visit bctransit.com/penticton.