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The Downtown Vernon Performance Festival

The Downtown Vernon Performance Festival

Saturday, July 20, 2024


Downtown Vernon comes alive on July 20th!

10am - 5pm throughout downtown and in Cenotaph Park. Plus, a few of our businesses will host entertainers.

A festival that incudes every genre of live performance: From comedy, dance, physical theater, circus acts, children’s shows, music, live art, spoken word and much more. Event will be held inside a few of our venues and on the street. Stay tuned to our social media...

SHOP | EAT | EXPLORE | PLAY while we entertain you July 20th. Schedule as follows:


  • Makin' Magic w/ Adam Court – (Outside of Little Plum) All Day.
  • Music by Petcho ((by Phoenix Steakhouse) until 12:15pm.
  • Visit Tourism Vernon for… (at The Rainbow Crosswalk 3300 block).
  • Vince Walzak Opera (by Maharoba Japanese Restaurant) until Noon.
  • Kris Anders Music (by Wildflower General Store) until noon.


  • Glow in The Dark Story Time. Picture book characters will glow + puppet show (at The Vernon Public Library).
  • Mandi Irmen ‘Live Art’. (Outside of The Vibe) - 12:30pm
  • Silverwinds – Flute Quartet & Bluesette – Piano and Vocal Duo (by Rainbow Crosswalk) until 12:30pm.

@ Cenotaph Park: the following will be in at park for most of the day.

  • Runaway Moon Theatre:  11am & 1pm shows; “How Did You Get Here” is a collection of stories, each told in a different way by a different person in answer to that question. Each story is told in a unique way, in the size and scope of a single suitcase. Through these stories, we gain a special understanding of what it means to live here now.
  • Okanagan Freestyle Fencing Demo
  • Hoola Hoop Group!


  • Evan The Juggler (by Vernon Teach & Learn) 11am– 2pm
  • Lisa Nagy ‘Live Art’. (Gallery Vertigo) for most of the day.
  • Sonny Copeland Music (in Bean Scene) until 1pm


  • Aimme & Miles Circus Act (Roaming) Noon – 2pm


  • Duane Marchand Music (by Vernon Teach & Learn) until 2:30pm
  • Marv Machura (by Maharoba) until 2:30pm
  • Melodaddy: Father & Daughter Duo (by Wildflower General Store) until 2:30pm
  • Mandi Irmen ‘Live Art’ (Gallery Vertigo) - 2:30pm


  • Music by Conroy Ross (by Phoenix Steakhouse) until 3pm.
  • Justin Rindal Music (by Rainbow Crosswalk) until 3pm


  • Gerd Krause Music (in Bean Scene) until 3:30pm.


  • Aimme & Miles Circus Act (near Casa Bella and Cobblers Rack) until 3pm.
  • Youth Art Show. Paintings, drawings, digital art, etc. (Vernon Public Library).


  • Opera w/ Jay LaFlamme (by Phoenix Steakhouse). 3pm - 5pm
  • Don Goddard Music ((by Maharoba) until 5pm
  • Marsha Thompson music (Wildflower General Store) until 5pm
  • Violinist Maizey (by Vernon Teach & Learn) until 5pm

Plus Indoor Venues TBA

Cheek To Cheek Dance Studio: Experience a Speakeasy interactive sensory event. Interactive Plays: 5:30pm, 6:30pm, 7:30pm. You need to see this amazing space in back of their studio. Check into The Kal, Silverstar Brewing etc., for their evening events.



Saturday, July 20, 2024
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