Kits Beach has always been known as a place to enjoy recreational activities and sports. This year, The Canada One Foundation hosts the sixth KitsFest sports invitational. With the addition of a Doubles Tennis tournament, KitsFest has become the place to be for sports fans this weekend. From August 8th to 10th spectators will be able to watch basketball, volleyball and tennis tournaments in the respective seating areas. Sponsors of the event will surround the various courts, giving away flyers, coupons and swag from their booths.
The biggest prize/contest this weekend is courtesy of Audi Vancouver, who is offering 1 lucky winner a trip to Whistler. To enter, you just have to take a pic on Instagram and add the phrase #KitsFestAudiDT. On Sunday 3 people will be selected to shoot a 3-pointer for chance at this prize. If you nail your shot, you’ll get the Whistler package that also includes a Audi rental car to take you there.
In addition to the sports tournaments, there is also the first ever screening of a movie on the beach. At 8pm on Saturday, August 9th Kits Beach will be showing Nash The Documentary. A movie about the “Father, Humanitarian, Filmaker and MVP” that is Steve Nash. Tickets can be purchased from local ticket distributor Picatic. KitsFest will also have a FREE Yoga class courtesy of LuLuLemon and Zumba class courtesy of The Zed Team. Yoga begins at 8 pm on Friday night and Zumba will start of the day on Saturday at 9 am.