Okanagan Dream Rally roars by valley – Okanagan

Lots of of luxurious and unique automobiles took to the streets at the moment, making a spectacle that drew 1000’s of individuals to downtown Kelowna.

“We begin with 250 kids who’re in want of a very good day,” stated Corey Dunbar, Okanagan Dream Rally advertising and marketing and occasion coordinator.

“Then we pair them with 250 drivers in luxurious automobiles.”

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The co-pilots meet their drivers outdoors of Kelowna’s Prospera Place at a pop-up automotive present the place spectators are welcome to line the streets awaiting the beginning.

“The neighborhood and upwards of fifty,000 spectators take part on the street pleasure, whereas essentially the most unbelievable supercars and sports activities automobiles from all through Canada and the USA begin their engines in downtown Kelowna and circuit by the attractive components of the Okanagan Valley, together with Peachland and Penticton for an expertise of a lifetime,” stated Dream Rally representatives in a press launch.

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The occasion not solely provides youngsters an thrilling drive by the Okanagan however it additionally raises funds for the Ronald McDonald Home Charities and KGH Basis.

“Thus far we’ve raised 1.7 million {dollars} by the August Household Basis by quite a lot of occasions however primarily the Dream Rally,” stated Dunbar. “Our purpose for the Dream Rally at the moment is to lift 1,000,000 {dollars}, so we are going to see what occurs however, it’s trying fairly good.”

The fundraising portion of the occasion is a crucial a part of the day however, it doesn’t outshine the grins on the co-pilot’s faces.

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