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This summer journey into the zany world of Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten whose ‘Christmas Belles’ and ‘Dashing Through the Snow’ were huge hits with our audiences in past seasons. This time Many Hats Theatre company presents ‘The Savannah Sipping Society’ a comedy set in Savannah, Georgia, the gracious bastion of Southern Society. An inimitable cast of ladies come […]

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Hello Summer Artwalk – Penticton, BC Thursday, June 20th from 5pm to 8pm Twelve (12!) Gallery openings in one night, all in downtown Penticton. Tour the galleries, all within a few minutes from each other. Meet the artists and enjoy the summer evening. Mix and mingle, share stories and learn what inspires them. Admission is […]

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Oliver, B.C. (June 13, 2019): The South Okanagan dazzles in summertime with lush vineyards, sun-soaked patios and Instagram-ready views – and Covert Farms Family Estate’s idyllic oasis showcases some of the region’s best attributes. Visitors to the charming estate can look forward to immersive farm tours and family-friendly events, while wedding parties and meetings attendees will be […]

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The seventh annual Okanagan Trestles Tour invites you to explore the historic Kettle Valley Rail Trail and Myra Canyon’s iconic trestle bridges. The family friendly ride takes place July 7, taking in sweeping vistas and deep gorges from the former rail line, and winds up with live music, a barbecue and bevvies. ”This event attracts hundreds of people from […]

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6:00 PM     Fri, Jun 21, 2019  Venue: Great Estates Wine Experience Centre | 21 Lakeshore Drive, Penticton Contact: Great Estates Okanagan 236-422-2466, info@greatestatesokanagan.com Date: June 21 Time: 6:00pm Price: $99 per person + tax Please join us for a unique and fascinating Riedel wine glass tasting In an educational wine glass seminar, Riedel will demonstrate the relationship between […]

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Tara Hildebrand, Support and Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer Society of B.C. will help caregivers gain an understanding of how communication is affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Explore effective ways to communicate and support your person with dementia. Questions welcome. For everyone whether you are directly caring for someone or interacting as a […]

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The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, in partnership with Fairview Mountain Golf Club, is thrilled to invite you to their 28th Annual Golf Tournament on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 at Fairview Mountain Golf Club in Oliver, BC.  Online Registration coming soon! Fairview Mountain Golf Club is an award-winning course, often included as one of the best […]

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The federal tourism minister is coming to the Okanagan for lunch next week. The Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce is bringing in Melanie Joly to speak about Canada’s new federal tourism strategy and how it will create new opportunities for jobs and generate economic growth that benefits everyone. The lunch will be held […]

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Ironman is coming home to Penticton. City council voted unanimously Tuesday (May 7) to have city staff move forward with negotiating a five-year agreement with Ironman Canada to bring the iconic race back to the city. “Ironman coming back to Penticton is like a divorced couple getting back together again,” Coun. Julius Bloomfield said, explaining […]

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Serving wine and cheese together feels like a no-brainer but which wines work best with which cheeses? From red and white wine to dessert-styles, join us to discover the wine secrets of creating perfect pairings every time whether it’s with a nutty Parmesan, a creamy Brie or powerful Blue. Taste along with our wine educator […]

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The Snowboardcross World Cup is coming to the Okanagan next year. Big White will host the Barrels & Berms Snowboardcross World Cup next January  20 – 27. This will be the first Snowboardcross World Cup in Canada since 2013. The event will feature both an individual World Cup and a team event World Cup. As […]

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The Quad Riders ATV Association of British Columbia is pleased to invite you to join us May 3, 4 & 5! All ATV and Outdoor Back Country Enthusiasts, Local Communities, Business, Tourism and General Public Welcome! The Annual Spring F2F meeting hosted by the Quad Riders ATV Association of BC is an information and networking […]

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We’re celebrating Canada Day all weekend long, with plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy! SATURDAY SCHEDULE: Family Fun Zone – 10:00am to 4:00pm Climbing Wall – 11:00am to 4:00pm Matt Henry Big Bubble Show – 11:30am to 12:00pm and 4:00pm to 4:30pm Uncle Chris the Clown – 12:00pm to 4:00pm Mountain of […]

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The Okanagan Indigenous Music and Arts Festival is bringing indigenous arts and culture to the Okanagan this summer. Gellatly fields and Johnson Bentley Memorial Park in West Kelowna will be hopping with the sounds of Traditional and contemporary indigenous music and there will be a treat for the eyes with art and fashion on display. […]

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The annual Spring Wine Festival is set to unfold in the Okanagan over the first two weeks of May. The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society has more than 90 events planned between May 1 and 12. There are five signature events, including the Spring WestJet Wine Tastings that will feature more than 200 under one roof. […]

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Join us for an exploration into great creations by Chef Darin Paterson, complimented by wines and an overview of the vintages by Winemaker Derek Kontkanen of Inniskillin as they guide you through a 5-course wine paired dinner. A delicious evening of great wine, food and conversation! **No discounts applied on ticket price.  Net proceeds go […]

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In an intimate guest setting, visit the cellars of Laughing Stock Vineyards to enjoy a structured exclusive tasting, then off to Black Sage Hall for an educational Wine & Food Pairing with our wine educators, fi nishing the day with Steve Ward at the Great Estates Wine Experience Centre to enjoy a selection of the […]

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SEISMIC spring mountain festival at SilverStar Mountain Resort was a resounding success say organizers. The 10-day festival took place between March 22-31 and featured over $50,000 in prizes to athletes, daily concerts and the Winterland tasting event. “We definitely plan to do the festival again next year. It was such a great opportunity to showcase […]

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Kid’s Easter Egg Hunt Join us at Monte Creek Ranch on Saturday, April 20th for our first ever Kid’s Easter Egg Hunt. When: Sunday, August 20th 1pm until all the eggs are gone! Where: Monte Creek Ranch Front Lawn Children of all ages are welcome to participate! Have your little ones run around the grounds […]

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If you love wine and you love chocolate then there’s no doubt that participating in our Wine + Chocolate = Happiness experiences will put you in your happy place. Join our wine educators for an indulgent experience learning how to pair chocolates with four of our wines from the South Okanagan! Discover how delicate dark […]

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One of the signature happenings of the South Okanagan’s springtime calendar, the Osoyoos Oyster Festival, returns for its eighth annual edition, from April 24 to 28. No other event in the region offers so many opportunities to indulge in premium oysters from around the world, paired with the award-winning wines, beers, ciders and spirits for […]

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