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April 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come join us for our 3rd annual Meet a Machine event! We will have over 60 really cool machines on display that kids can actually touch, sit on, and in some cases, even ride! We will have pony buggy rides, face painting, bouncy castles, and lots of other vendors and activities! Meet and take a photo with costumed Star Wars characters! See a mobile car crusher in action! Helicopter rides at a discounted cost! For highlights of last year’s event click on the video link below.


Food and refreshments will also be available on site! A BBQ, as well as Painted Pony Cafe serving 1st nations cuisine.
Lots of door prizes, too!

Date: Saturday, April 22nd
Time: 10am-4pm
Venue: Kamloops Pow Wow Grounds off the Yellowhead Hwy.
Cost: $5 per person/$15 per family
All proceeds from this event will be donated to JDRF!
For more information, please contact Jim at: jicamoo@hotmail.com

Some of the machines on site include:
Agriculture machines
Boom Trucks
Army vehicles
Vintage vehicles
Luxury Tour Coach
Pleasure Crafts
Forestry Machines
KSAR Command Truck
Dune Buggy rides – by donation
…..and many many more!!

Entertainment will include:

Face painting – by donation
Bouncy Castles
Pony Buggy Rides – $5 each or $10 2-4 kids/adults
Kamloops Woodworkers Guild – demos and toy making
Big Little Science Centre
Fun & Games
Kamloops Belly Laughs Children’s Events
Jump ‘N’ Jax Entertainment
High Country Flyers
Heritage Model Railway Club
Kamloops Exploration Group
Sacred Revolution
Various Mascots

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors:

Venue sponsor: Tk’emlúps te Secwepemc
Print sponsor: Noran Printing
Bronze sponsor: BC Home Shows Ltd
Media sponsors: B100/98.3 CIFM

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Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!


April 22, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


JDRF Kamloops


Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Pow Wow Arbour Grounds
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