Have a rubber ducky race at the lake

Visit Planet Bee

U-pick fruit at our local orchards

Play soccer outdoors or indoors 

Visit Polson Park, the water park and Japanese Garden

Organize a treasure hunt

Give your dog a bath

Go BMX riding at Vernon BMX

Walk in the rain

Play with a hoola-hoop

Play tag


Fly a frisbee

Skateboard and or rollerblade

Hug your family

Create a scrapbook

Dance

Play Hide and Seek

Swing on the monkey bars at your local park

Walk the Grey Canal Historic Trail

Play tennis at your neighborhood tennis court

Hug and climb a tree

Visit the Historic O’Keefe Ranch

Visit a bookstore

Watch ants on the march

Ride a bike

Play baseball or catch

Visit Atlantis Waterslides 

Have a picnic

Go fishing

Visit Rose’s Pond to birdwatch

Kayak, snorkel, stand up paddle board at the lake

Visit the Okanagan Science Centre 

Make a video of your neighborhood

Colour or paint a picture

Fly a kite

Make an obstacle course 

Run a lemonade stand with proceeds to your favorite charity

Go bowling at Lincoln Lanes 

Visit Davidson Orchards

Laugh

Visit the Vernon Community Arts Centre and take a class

Put on a skit

Learn a new sport

Read a book

Walk your dog

Take in community theatre production

Visit the Caetani Cultural Centre 

Build a fort

Play tug of war

Ride a horse

Shoot hoops at your neighborhood basketball court

Visit a Farmers Market

Take photos

Explore the bug life underneath a log

Make a new friend at your neighborhood park or school

Stretch with yoga

Swim at the rec centre pool

Bike or walk the Okanagan Rail Trail

Play a musical instrument

Play "Capture The Flag"

Explore the downtown Vernon murals

Swim at the Lavington Outdoor Pool

Cook a snack or treat

Learn a craft

Sing

Go bird watching and create a log

Walk Swan Lake Nature Reserve Park to bird watch

Skip with a skipping rope

Swim at the Peanut Pool at Lakeview Park 

Visit Allan Brooks Nature Centre Visit

Write a story or poem

Swing on a swing or tree swing

Visit the Vernon Public Art Gallery

Visit the Regional Library

Hike in a local park. Ellison, Kalamalka, Silver Star Park

Dig some worms

Build a sand castle at the beach

Grow a garden

Walk, run, or skip the track at Greater Vernon Athletic Park

Visit the Vernon Museum 

In 2019 we are
Celebrating Play 100 ways! 

Swim in a local lake

Play beach volleyball

Play table tennis


Ride Silver Star bike park

Plant a tree

Play backyard golf

Play badminton

Play bocce or volleyball at Sovereign Park

Visit Mackie Lake House

Play hopscotch