It’s got a different look today, but here’s the Polson Park Bandshell more than 100 years ago in 1912. Notice the stray baby buggy? (Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #708)

It’s got a different look today, but here’s the Polson Park Bandshell more than 100 years ago in 1912. Notice the stray baby buggy? (Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #708)

Vernon history in pictures

Polson Park’s Bandshell is a fixture; did you know it was built more than a century ago?

The bandshell at Vernon’s Polson Park is a fixture of the city’s gem.

The structure has been used for live music, exercise, car show contests and local fundraising events.

But did you know, the bandshell is more than 100 years old, and its look has certain changed?

Check out the photo from the Greater Vernon Museum and Archives, and notice the cars and baby buggy!

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