News from Kamloops

September 29, 2015

Kamloops hosts the world for Communities in Bloom

Kamloops, B.C. – Visitors from all over Canada and from around the world will be in Kamloops this week to celebrate community pride.

From September 30th to October 3rd, Kamloops will host the world for the 2015 International Communities in Bloom Symposium & Awards.

Residents are encouraged to help welcome visitors to the community by making their properties - both business and residential – shine, and show the world how beautiful Kamloops truly is.

On October 3rd, there will be a Community Redefined Town Hall with Mark Cullen, Canada’s Best Known Gardener. The Town Hall is from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the Sandman Centre (formerly Interior Savings Centre).

Visit the Communities in Bloom Facebook page for daily updates about the conference at




Media Contact:
Shawn Cook, Parks Operations Supervisor
City of Kamloops

Gay Pooler, General Manager
Kamloops Central Business Improvement Association (KCBIA)

Glenn Grant, General Manager
BC Wildlife Park
250-573-3242 ext 231


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