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August 5-6th, 2017 Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm Sorrento Memorial Hall Join us on the BC Day Long Weekend in Sorrento. We feature some of BC’s finest pottery ranging from high fired functional stoneware to raku, sculpture, porcelain and crystalline glazes. We have also invited Guest Artists who work in metal, fabric […]

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Four years and six festivals later, Garagiste North returns to Penticton to wow wine lovers with a unique taste of the future of wine country. The first of its kind in Canada, Garagiste North “The Small Producers” Wine Festival, celebrates the artisan winemaker creating commercially produced small case lot wines (under 2000 cases). An eclectic gang, […]

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The Naramata Bench Wineries Association Tailgate Party on September 9 at D’Angelo Estate Winery is SOLD OUT. This annual harvest event on the Naramata Bench welcomes 500 guests each year to join our winery owners, winemakers, and chefs, for a  fun evening of wine, food, music, dancing,  celebrating  and camaraderie as the sun sets over Okanagan Lake. […]

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If you like great music, fun crowds and dancing in the park, plan your Saturday evening to be at Beasley Park in Lake Country on July 22nd.  High energy feature performers are guitar pickin’ country gentleman Ben Klick and well-known Okanagan-based Celtic band Cod Gone Wild. “Klick is a guitar slinging, unique, high energy country […]

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This fall, Canadian artist Tim Okamura – praised for his thoughtful integration of traditional storytelling through portraiture and contemporary issues – exhibits his latest collection at Liquidity Wines. The show is part of Liquidity’s year-long Canada 150 celebration, which pays homage to Canadian artists through a series of exhibits, workshops, events and lectures – all […]

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Bring the whole family to the Enderby Arts Festival on Saturday, July 29th to enjoy this FREE, family-friendly event, 9am-4pm, in Downtown Enderby. In addition to 40 vendors, all-day entertainment stage (including African drummer David Thiaw at noon),Lions pancake breakfast, Legion burgers, food court, quilt show and art auction, the Family Fun Zone returns to Belvidere Park (by the bridge) […]

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Take your Festival of the Grape experience to the next level by being part of the fun on stage, throughout the afternoon Bacchus will call on teams to compete in a traditional grape stomp complete with open barrels and messy feet. Teams of three will have 10 minutes to produce as much juice by weight […]

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Black Hills Estate Winery has brought together amazing talent for their annual Midsummer Night’s Dream party on August 12, including the stunning Aqualillies, synchronized swimmers, Vancouver’s hottest DJ Chloe Morgan and a stunning fashion show curated by Penticton’s Tiger Alley. Enjoy Black Hills Estate Winery wines, as well as delicious vineyard barbecue prepared by in-house […]

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Big White Ski Resort, now open for the summer season, is scheduled to host its third annual L’Alpe de Grand Blanc road bike ride on July 23rd. L’Alpe de Grand Blanc is a challenging valley-to-village 60km road ride from Kelowna to Big White. Riders are treated to a fully supported ride with multiple rest stops […]

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On Thursday July 20, 2017 R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum is proud to present Burger….gourmet, with all the fixings, Beer…. and Prairie sweethearts Belle Plaine and Blake Burglund in concert This event is sponsored by Crannog Ales, Save-on-Foods, Grass Root Dairies, Prestige Harbourfront Resort, Demilles Farm Market, Salmon Arm Observer, SASCU Credit Union and […]

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Theatre on the Edge, in its third year, is a weekend long celebration of brave and bold theatre presented by Shuswap Theatre. Four to six shows a day run every two hours till night. Each play is under 60 minutes, and in between shows theatregoers can relax oudoors with a drink (Marionette Winery and local […]

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Due to poor air quality, the Kamloops Arts Council’s Rivertown Players will be performing indoors all week. All children, families, day camps, and evacuees are encouraged to attend these FREE family-friendly performances. Today (July 11) the Rivertown Players perform at Lansdowne Village, in unit #204 (in between Booster Juice and Dollarama) at 11:30am and 1pm. Tomorrow […]

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Silver Star Rotary is helping to fundraise for the Okanagan Rail Trail. The club is hosting the fourth annual Rotary Ride Sunday, July 23, starting at 7 a.m. at Kin Beach. There will be three route options available: a 66-km jaunt that goes to Armstrong and back on secondary roads; a 98-km option that goes […]

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It’s time to plan a summer vacation that’s affordable, fun, and memorable! Make ROOTSANDBLUES your annual tradition. The perfect summer road trip for the whole family is in high demand. This year many Canadians will be taking to the roads to make memories while the kids are out of school. There are so many options, […]

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A new sporting event is coming to Kamloops this fall. The first multi-sport Tournament Capital Games is designed for the adult athlete and includes track and field, women’s mountain biking, women’s hockey, pickleball, slo-pitch, soccer, squash, swimming, volleyball, and tennis. It will take place Sept. 8-10 at venues across the city. The concept was inspired […]

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Through the summer, the Grist Mill is hosting a series of Sunday night dinners inspired by it’s own heritage gardens and the bounty of the spectacular Similkameen Valley. Each of these special meals is served family-style on long tables in the site’s lovely gardens, with entrees inspired by staff’s own fond memories of cozy Sunday […]

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Live Music throughout the Shuswap in Outdoor Venues and other Music Venues! For all listings and to get updated information you can also check Shuswap Tourism’s Event Listings!   2017 Schedule Sunday – Enderby – Music by the River – Visit Enderby Arts Council for more information. Monday – Sicamous – Music in the Park – Beach Park – Every Monday in July & August from 6:30 PM, Click here […]

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As of July 1st, the Rivertown Players’ Children’s Summer Theatre season will begin! Their first performance will be at Art in the Park on Canada Day. Come out to see their FREE shows, hear songs, play games and make crafts. The rest of their performance dates can be found in their summer schedule. Find the […]

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There were no shortages of scrapes and bruises Saturday (June 24) at Predator Ridge Rodeo Day. The second annual event drew an exuberant crowd of 600 private guests to watch a match between man and beast, and partake in a barrel of other rodeo-orientated activities. “This is our second annual, it’s an exclusive event for […]

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In celebration of Canada’s 150 and the grand opening of the Montebello Museum, R.J. Haney Heritage Village is opening the gates to all visitors on July 9, 2017 with free admission to Pioneer Day! Join the celebration and explore our settler’s stories, embrace our cultures and discover the mosaic beauty of our people. The day […]

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While the rest of the country toasts Canada’s 150th birthday, Westside Daze is celebrating a little more. The annual Westside July long weekend festival is joining with Westbank First Nation with a theme of 15+ Decades in Canada. Westside Daze president Leah Thorderson said: “while we want to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, we must remember […]

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Free family games, fun, music, food and much, much more! Come one, come all and enjoy our Canada Day activities.  We have games, live entertainment, a family movie, demo’s, displays and over 100 vintage car’s from the Canadian Coaster Car Tour. Click here for a schedule of all the activities, times and locations.

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On July 4th, the First Nation people of the Thompson-Okanagan and Colville Confederated Tribe will join together in a Unity Ride paddling from north of Osoyoos Lake to Oroville, strengthening and re-enforcing the unity within their communities. Passing through the international border of Canada and the United States reinstates the traditional tribal territory demonstrating that […]

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