Kids play with the bubbles overflowing from the fountain at Polson Park Monday, May 18. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

WATCH: North Okanagan fountain vandalized with dish soap

Long-standing prank bubbles over at Polson Park fountain

A long-standing prank resurfaced at Vernon’s Polson Park fountain Monday.

Bubbles were pouring out of the landmark on the corner of 25th Avenue and Highway 97 at the bottom of hospital hill.

But no one seemed to mind, especially the little ones.

Kids were playing in the mountains of bubbles, while their parents took photos and beamed from ear to ear.

It’s suspected at least three bottles of dish soap were used in the fountain, as three lids were left scattered beside it.

This isn’t the first time the fountain has fallen victim to the prank. It is almost an annual tradition that someone pours dish soap in the fountain.

READ MORE: Car cruise salutes North Okanagan frontline workers

READ MORE: Weather alert rescinded for Okanagan valley


@VernonNews
jennifer@vernonmorningstar.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Entertainmentparks

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Comments are closed

Just Posted

Bags of dog feces donated to Princeton charity thrift store

A Princeton Crisis Assistance Centre volunteer was made almost physically ill after… Continue reading

Four people rescued after floating past Penticton’s Skaha Bridge

Elevated water levels prompts safety message from local fire department

Penticton Regional Hospital issues fitness challenge in support of kidney treatment

Challenge to support Renal Department will continue until Aug. 30

COLUMN: Library branch presents Virtual Film Club

Summerland branch of Okanagan Regional Library to show next film on July 10

Princeton woman finds seven pound mushroom

A Princeton woman, who was walking with family members looking for ladybugs,… Continue reading

All community COVID-19 outbreaks declared over in B.C.

Abbotsford manufacturer cleared by Dr. Bonnie Henry

Finale of seven-week food drive arrives at FreshCo Kelowna

The new grocery store has partnered with the organization for a food drive

‘We need to re-think our systems’: Kelowna mayor on RCMP Southeast Division statement

The RCMP held a news conference on Thursday, July 2 to address concerns in the force

Witness helps Kelowna police track down alleged impaired driver

The driver allegedly hit a pedestrian walking on the side of the road

Driver ticketed and hospitalized after highway crash near Sicamous

The two-vehicle collision took place near Bernie Road on June 26.

Driver walks away after rolling McLaren on Highway 5A

RCMP is looking for witnesses to the crash that happened on Canada Day

Nestle Canada selling bottled water business to local family-owned company

The Pure Life bottled water business is being sold to Ice River Springs

US unemployment falls to 11%, but new shutdowns are underway

President Donald Trump said the jobs report shows the economy is “roaring back”

Ottawa jail inmates argue anti-COVID measures a breach of charter rights

The prisoners allege guards did not wear masks until April 25

Most Read