Funtastic 2021 Cancelled

May 3, 2021 

Funtastic A&W Music Festival and Slo Pitch tournament 2021 cancelled 

With the uncertainty of the COVID 19 situation at this time, the 2021 Funtastic A&W Music  Festival and Slo Pitch tournament to be held on July 1st – 4th, 2021 is being cancelled. 

President Darcy Sochan says, “It is a decision that no one wants to make. We tried to hold off  as long as we could, but under the current circumstances, it’s the right decision the Board had  to make for the safety of everyone and the community. We all look forward to hosting the event  next year and seeing everyone again.”  

The mission for the Funtastic Sports Society is to give back to the community through sport,  which is what has been done for the past 36 years, Funds raised at the Music Festival and Slo  Pitch tournament are given back to local non profit sports organizations and to sports related  projects. To ensure support for local sports groups continues the Funtastic Board of  Directors are selling raffle tickets http://funtasticsports.ca/raffle-tickets/. Funds from the  tickets sales will enable Funtastic to offer the Funtastic Community Grant program again  this year, where up to $30,000 will be given to local non profit sports organizations and to  enhancing the current ball fields located at DND.  

The raffle draw will take place on July 3rd and the community grant program will be open  for applications in June.  

All teams registered in Vernon, will be contacted and have the opportunity to early register for  2022.  

The Funtastic Society satellite locations of Port Alberni and Enderby will also be cancelled. 

A huge thank you to all the sponsors, ball players, music enthusiasts, volunteers and community  for their support over the years. We look forward to coming back next year and see you all  again, which will be running June 30th – July 3rd, 2022.  Questions can be addressed to the office at office@funtastic.org or 250-558-7756

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