The countdown to your dream vacation begins now!

October 26, 2023
News release

The Fall Travel Show is set to take place at the KF Centre for Excellence on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free event provides an opportunity to explore, plan, and win travel themed prizes while supporting the YLW Scholarship Fund.   “Whether you're looking for a relaxing vacation or travelling to see long-distance friends and family for the holidays, the Fall Travel Show is a great event to help Okanagan residents plan their time away from home,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Chief Executive Officer. “With a variety of travel vendors under one roof, there are plenty of options to help plan your next trip.”   Connect with travel experts, air carriers, YLW staff and other travel-related vendors to gain valuable insights and tips for planning your next vacation. Plus, don't miss your chance to win exciting prizes, including airfare, and hotel stays!  YLW and its partners are giving away prize packages, including: 

  • Two round-trip tickets to Amsterdam courtesy of Edmonton International Airport  
  • Roundtrip tickets for two on Flair  
  • Roundtrip tickets for two on Pacific Coastal to Victoria and one night stay at Oak Bay Resort   
  • Roundtrip tickets for two on WestJet to Las Vegas  
  • Plus, many more!  

Ballots for the prize draws are $5 each or $20 for five tickets and will only be available at the event. All proceeds from this event will benefit the YLW scholarship fund, supporting aviation and aerospace students conducting their studies in the Okanagan region. 

 Attendees are encouraged to take alternate forms of transportation to the event. Anyone who bikes to the Fall Travel Show can enter to win a free bike tune up (values $100) from Cyclepath. Those who bike can enter their name to win at the YLW booth.    

Free parking will be available at YLW, and shuttles provided to transport attendees to the KF Centre for Excellence. Please follow signage and staff direction.   

The Fall Travel Show is the perfect opportunity to plan your winter getaway! For more information, visit