Lumby Days

Lumby Days 2017

Want to take part in one of the best community celebrations of Canada’s 150th birthday in one of the nation’s most beautiful spots? Then come to Lumby, BC, from Friday June 9th through Sunday June 11th, 2017!

Just 25km east of Vernon, nestled in the stunning Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, the friendly, family-oriented town of Lumby has an annual fair that’s renowned far and wide. It’s called Lumby Days.

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Green Bay Lakefront Subdivision on Okanagan Lake West Kelowna British Columbia Canada with yellow flowering shrub in foregroundDrive just 25km east of Vernon and there, nestled in the beautiful North Okanagan Valley of BC, you will find one of the most friendly, family oriented towns in all Canada: Lumby.

This snug community of barely 1,800 people may not be high on your “must visit” list, but it should be! It’s clean, it’s picturesque, it’s unspoiled, and it has… Lumby Days!

This is Lumby’s annual event that shows how a real country fair is done. Family and community are at the heart of it every year, and Lumby Days 2016 is no exception.

Forget the crowds and parking hassles. Head into the Okanagan for the weekend of Friday June 10th to Sunday June 12th, 2016, and enjoy Shooting Star’s midway fun set against a truly amazing backdrop.

Lumby Days 2016

In its 61 years of running, Lumby Days has had some pretty exciting themes – from Family to Frontier Days, from Mexican Fiesta to High-Tech Redneck. 2016’s theme “Celebrating Our History” is about praising everything that has made Read More »


Come one, come all to the annual Lumby Days Festival this summer in beautiful Lumby, BC! This year marks 60 years since the incorporation of the town of Lumby, near Vernon in the stunning Okanagan region.

Shooting Star Amusements, a regular at Lumby Days, will be there with awesome rides and a fun midway.

Important Info

When: Friday June 12th – Sunday June 14th, 2015. There will also be a Family Dance on Thursday June 11th.

Where: Glencaird Street, Lumby, near Park Ave and Shuswap Ave.

Rides and Midway: Wristband specials on all three days. Enjoy all the rides and fun for only $35! The fair begins as soon as school is out on Friday June 12th, so get wristbands before 3:00pm and beat the rush.

More Festival Fun

Saturday afternoon at Lumby Days features Read More »

When you get a new amusement ride you need a few things in place to add it to your Carnival Company. First you need Events and then you need capital to buy the rides and then trucks that tow them. Those are just a few of the stepping off points….

Then the fun begins…You need to decide what ride is best for your customers. There are some classic rides in the Carnival business that have been around for decades. They are still being manufactured and used in the Carnival and Fair business today because they are great rides! These are the Classic rides, the truly proven rides that appeal to families. Read More »

2012-OAK-BAY-121Who had the weather on their to-do list? How about this Junuary? I am very superstitious about the weather; I never check it before we travel. There is nothing we can do about it, we can’t change it and I always hold onto hope for sunshine – no matter what the forecast shows. I figure if my hat is wet, it’s raining. Sometimes, you just gotta have a little faith.

We have certainly travelled with our Carnival this month! From Langley to Vancouver Island for the Oak Bay Tea Party and up to Lumby and through to Kamloops before we head back to Vancouver to play the Point Grey Fiesta.
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