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Okanagan Sikh Temple Brings Annual Sports Weekend Back to Kelowna

It’s going to be a sports-filled weekend at the Apple Bowl and Parkinson Recreation Park this weekend.

For the first time since 2017, the Okanagan Sikh Temple and Cultural Center is hosting the 2022 Sports Tournament and Cultural Activities.

A football tournament runs all day Saturday (August 20) and ends on Sunday. The tournament will begin at the Apple Bowl but will move to Parkinson Recreation Park on Saturday due to the Okanagan Sun game in the evening. Teams from Kelowna, Surrey, Abbotsford, Kamloops and even Calgary participating in the tournament.

On Sunday, there will also be athletics and tug of war events. Sunday’s main event is the sport of Kabbadi, a popular sport in India. Players come from all over the world to face Kabbadi for the Kelowna Cup.

On both evenings there will also be entertainment after the sporting events.

Throughout the weekend there will be free food and activities for the kids including bouncy castles, face painting and more.

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