It’s Snowtime for the YLW Winter Travel Show

October 17, 2019
News release

Kelowna International Airport (YLW)’s annual Winter Travel Show will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests will be able to meet with airlines, travel agents, hotels and resorts to get helpful travel tips and information on popular destinations.

“This event is a great way to learn about the many travel destinations from YLW, and win some great prizes,” said Sam Samaddar, Airport Director. “Thanks to our travel partners, we are giving away over $15,000 in prizes, including all-inclusive trips to Mexico, Phoenix, and Las Vegas.”

There are several prize packages to be won, including:

  • A vacation package for two to Cancun, Mexico courtesy of Sunwing Vacations
  • Flights for two from Kelowna to San Francisco compliments of Edmonton International Airport
  • A vacation package for two to Phoenix, Arizona courtesy of WestJet Vacations
  • Three round trip airfare prizes courtesy of Central Mountain Air, Flair, and Swoop
  • Wine tour package courtesy of Kelowna Concierge
  • Accommodation prizes courtesy of Argus Properties at Four Points by Sheraton and Hampton Inn and Suites Kelowna Airport
  • Plus, many more!

Tickets for the prize draw can be purchased for $5 each or $10 for 3 tickets and will only be available at the event. All funds raised will be donated to United Way Southern Interior BC which serves communities across the Okanagan, Columbia, Shuswap and Similkameen. For more information, visit

Free parking is available in the long-term parking lot during the event. Attendees are required to bring in their parking voucher to be validated. The event will also include food and live entertainment.

For more information and a list of participants visit