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On behalf of the entire BC Living Arts team and all the THRiVE Staff Members we would like to say a huge Thank you for coming out to support this inaugural Kamloops Event!

The THRiVE Festival was a huge success this year and we appreciate everyone who took the time to help us make this event extra special. We’re planning on bringing this Festival back in 2015 so check back for upcoming announcements! If you have any suggestions or questions please email info@bclivingarts.ca

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