ENJOY FREE PARKING ON WEEKENDS IN DECEMBER


Our gift to you!

During the holiday season, the DKA and the City of Kelowna are offering free weekend parking in December. All major street parking and parkades in Downtown Kelowna will be free of charge every Saturday and Sunday in December.

The parking initiative marks the 25th consecutive year that free parking has been available to Downtown shoppers and business owners alike during the holiday season.

Note: Does not include off-street lots (e.g. Impark) and parking restrictions are still in effect (time restrictions, loading zones, handicap parking, etc.)



know your downtown parking options

Parkades
Off-Street
Parking

Rates

On-Street Parking (Off-Season)
Downtown on-street rate zone map
$1.25 - $1.50 per hour
$2.50 - $3.50 (optional third hour)
Short-Term Lots$1.25 per hour
Long-Term Lots$1.00 per hour
$6.00 - $6.50 per day
$7.00 per event*
Random Monthly Permits$81.79 per month
Reserved Parking$150.00 per month

Call 250-862-8585 to confirm monthly parking rates. Rates may change without notice.

* Signage will be displayed near lot entrance on days when event parking is in effect.

Payment Options

On-Street Single Space Meters

Coin only (Visa and MasterCard available using PayByPhone).

Pay Stations

Coin, Visa, MasterCard or PayByPhone.

Call 250-862-8585 to confirm monthly parking rates. Rates may change without notice.

Time Limits

Parkades

Parkade rates apply from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Friday. There is no-charge parking after hours and on weekends and holidays (Except during special events. Signs will be displayed near the entrance when event parking is in effect).

Off-Street parking lots

Pay parking is generally in effect Monday through Friday, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. downtown, and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in South Pandosy. There is no-charge for parking in the evening or on weekends and holidays (except during special events).

Exceptions:

  • Water Street and Cook Road Boat Launch lots: Pay parking at all times.
  • City Hall Parking Lot: Pay parking from 4 to 11 p.m. on weekdays and 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekends (No public parking 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays).
  • Police Services Building Lot: Pay parking from 3 to 11 p.m. on weekdays and 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekends (No public parking 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays).
  • Short-term off-street lots offer hourly parking only and may be subject to a time limit.
  • Long-term off-street lots offer hourly, daily and monthly parking.
  • Most lots offer unlimited in-and-out privileges, based on space availability.
  • Non-reserved spaces in off-street lots are available to accessible permit holders at no charge.
  • RV, oversized and bus parking is permitted on all metered lots; each occupied stall must be paid for.
  • Overnight camping is not permitted in any City lot or parkade.

On-Street Parking

On-street pay parking is in effect Monday to Saturday Downtown, and Monday to Friday in South Pandosy. There is no-charge for on-street parking on Sundays and Holidays.

  • ECO-PASS PERMIT: 2 hours (max) per day of no-charge on-street parking for qualifying vehicles (time limits apply)
  • Purchase a ticket from a “Pay & Display” meter. Your ticket must be displayed face up on your windshield. In locations offering "Pay by Licence Plate" you are not required to display a receipt on your dash.
  • While valid, your paid parking session is transferable to any City off-street lot or other on-street parking of equal or lesser value. Posted time limits remain in effect.
  • Time Limits (30-minute, one, two, three, four and eight hours) are in effect at various locations. You will be subject to an overtime parking offence notice if you exceed any posted time limit.
  • For longer term parking, park in a parkade or off-street lot.
  • Parking is not permitted on any downtown street between 3 a.m. and 6 a.m. to allow for street cleaning and snow removal. Please park in a parkade or off-street lot if you may be leaving your vehicle overnight

Event Parking

Lot/FacilityEvent RateHours
Library Parkade$5.00See event details here
Memorial Parkade$3.00See event details here
Chapman Parkade$5.00See event details here
Waterfront Park Lot$7.00See event details here
Cawston & St Paul Lot$7.00See event details here
Police Services Lot$1.00Weekdays 15:00-23:00
Weekends 06:00-23:00
Water Street Boat Launch$1.2524 Hours / 7 days a week
City Hall Parking Lot$1.00Weekdays 16:00-23:00
Weekends 06:00-23:00

* Signage will be displayed near lot entrance on days when event parking is in effect.