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November 2015 Desktop Calendar

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What to do and where to stay this Fall in Kamloops!

Tourism Kamloops has a great promotion going on. Book a stay at one of our nine participating accommodation partners and receive a free $50 Visa pre-paid gift card. This is a Booking Bonus you won’t want to miss (especially when accommodation rates are starting as low as $69+tax)!

The Salmon Run Weekend Getaway:  

This is the perfect time of year to view the Salmon Run at Adams River located approximately 40 minutes east of the City. Although not a dominant year, hundreds of Salmons can still be seen. With beautiful fall foliage, the drive along the Thompson River is stunning. The Country View Motor Inn is conveniently located on the east side of the city, making access to the Salmon Run that much easier!

The Romantic Weekend Getaway:

Did you know that Kamloops is Canada’s newest wine region? With four new wineries to experience, it’s the perfect excuse to take that weekend getaway. Three of the four wineries are located on the East side of the city. Cozy up river side at The South Thompson Inn, ideally located in this region.

The Downtown Experience:

Make the Kamloops DoubleTree Hotel your home base as you explore downtown.  Explore galleries, coffee shops and locally owned retail stores. Catch the newest production at Western Canada Theatre or the Kamloops Symphony. Go on a self-guided brew tour or heritage walking tour. Meander along the river to take in the ever changing fall colours or check out Peterson Creek Park – access to hiking only minutes from the downtown core.

The Shop till you Drop & Casino Experience:

Cascades Casino is your Kamloops entertainment destination.”  Enjoy Live entertainment every weekend and three different restaurants on site. Or head over to Aberdeen Mall, the largest retail space in Kamloops… get your Christmas shopping done early! Convenient accommodation options in this area include The Hampton Inn, The Coast Kamloops Hotel, Best Western Hotel Plus and the Ramada.

SPOOKLOOPS: 

Bringing the family to get spooked this Halloween? You’ve come to the right destination. With haunted houses, boo at the zoo, corn maze extravaganza’s, ghost trains and more – this Halloween will be one for the memory bank!  The Comfort Inn Hotel and the Maverick Motor Inn are both great family accommodation options with indoor pool and waterslide.

To Book your stay in Kamloops and take advantage of the $50 Booking Bonus – go to www.tourismkamloops.com/bookingbonus