Win great prizes at the YLW Winter Travel Event!

Oct 18, 2016


Kelowna International Airport (YLW)’s annual Winter Travel Event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests will be able to meet with air carriers, travel agents, hotels and resorts to get helpful travel tips and information on popular direct destinations, including Cuba, Mexico and the Yukon.

“We’re always happy to host this event,” said Sam Samaddar, YLW Airport Director. “It’s a great opportunity for locals to learn about new travel options from YLW and win some amazing prizes.”

This year, YLW and its partners are giving away six prize packages, including:

  • All-inclusive trip for two to Varadero, Cuba courtesy of Sunwing Vacations
  • Airfare for two to Cancun, Mexico with Air Transat
  • Complete Yukon Adventure in Whitehorse, courtesy of Air North, Yukon’s Airline
  • Tickets for two to anywhere WestJet flies in North America
  • $200 Travel Voucher from Air Canada Vacations
  • Airfare and hotel for two to Victoria courtesy of Pacific Coastal Airlines and Hotel Zed

Ballots for the prize draw are $5 for 1 or $10 for 3 and will only be available at the event. All money raised will be donated to Starbright Children’s Development Centre.

Free parking will be provided in the long-term parking lot during event hours, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Attendees are required to bring in their parking voucher to be validated. For more airport information on the Winter Travel Event, visit