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Best things to do in Kamloops

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“With its beach, play park, spray park, and free live music in the park nightly from July 1st- August 31st every summer”
13 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great gastro-pub with it's own micro-brewery. Unreal mac'n'cheese, deep-fried pickles, and burgers!”
14 locals recommend
Cafe
“These guys have beer and cider and trendy new food type menu. They are locally owned and forward thinking group of people that care a lot about our community. ”
17 locals recommend
Trail
“Excellent hikes and stunning views, all within the city! We recommend the access point on the north side at the Copperhead Dr. Exit from the TCH.”
12 locals recommend
Zoo
“This park is an educational based center. A must visit for all ages. At Christmas time, people come from all over to enjoy the Light displays.”
9 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Craft brewery with great selection of microbrew beers and decent (if slightly small) food menu”
13 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The art gallery is an iconic building and has charming and personable staff. If you can catch an opening night, there's a curator's presentation, appies and a cash bar. Admission is free on Thursdays.”
7 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“If you're craving some mall shopping, this is where it's at! There's a Lululemon, Gap, The Bay, among others.”
5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Funky coffee shop with a small gift section- added bonus live music sometimes too! Try their chocolate haystack cookies and a chai latte!”
14 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Hello Toast is my favourite place for brunch in Kamloops! They have a great family-friendly atmosphere​ and a delicious menu with many vegetarian options. ”
12 locals recommend
Museum
“Kid friendly area in basement! You'll enjoy the history and exhibits curated by great staff. ”
5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Try the Click and Collect online shopping to avoid the checkout. Or bring your kids inside for a free cookie. If your wife is like mine, keep her away from the clothing section!”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For fine dining, excellent service and inspiring out of this world meals, you can’t be this place. You can also bike walk or take a short cab to this beautiful restaurant.”
10 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Largest movie theatre in the city, behind the shopping mall. Walk to it in less than ten minutes. ”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great locally sourced food and drinks (the pasta is homemade from next door, the beers are from a Kamloops brewery). They have brunch, lunch and dinner.”
12 locals recommend
Café
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“This place is a great restaurant by day and a fun pub at night with live music.”
6 locals recommend