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The road to the BC Winter Games begins Wednesday with festivities and a torchlighting ceremony in Kamloops. Olympic Day 2017 takes place at the Tournament Capital Centre with educational games for teens and kids designed to inspire them to become and stay physically active. Olympic athletes on hand include mountain biker Catharine Pendrel, wheelchair basketball […]

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Ashley MacIsaac.

One of the most celebrated Canadian roots musicians of all time, Ashley MacIsaac is bringing his hard-nosed, traditional Cape-Breton style of fiddle playing to the Sagebrush Theatre stage for two nights: Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, 2018. Hear his energetic Celtic pop music in combination with the full sound of the Kamloops Symphony. […]

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The Kamloops Symphony invites you to join them at their annual celebration of the festive season, Christmas with the KSO.  There are two performances of this classic holiday concert; Saturday, December 16 at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, December 17 at 2:00 pm, in the Sagebrush Theatre. Joining the KSO on stage is Guest Artist Anne-Marie […]

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cvetozar vutev and martin kratky.

Join the Kamloops Symphony for German Romantics on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7:30 pm in Sagebrush Theatre. This concert features the KSO’s concertmaster Cvetozar Vutev and principal cello Martin Krátký performing the original double concerto for violin and cello by Brahms. We’ll also usher in Spring with Schumann’s Symphony #1. Tickets are $42, $39 […]

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ventos wind quintet.

The Kamloops Symphony’s Chamber Music series concludes with Northern Lights, on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 7:30 pm in the Thompson Rivers University Alumni Clock Tower Theatre, and features the Ventos Wind Quintet. Join this exciting woodwind quintet on a tour through the music of several Nordic countries. You’ll travel to Sweden, Norway, Dennmark, and […]

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True North Juried Exhibition at the Salmon Arm Arts Centre Salmon Arm Art Gallery is pleased to present the finale exhibition of the Canada 150 year, True North, a juried show on the theme of winter. Canadians are proud of their embrace of winter – from the joys of tobogganing and skiing, to the stories […]

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Serious Options choir presents The Serpent and the Rainbow

Join Serious Options for an evening of choral delights! Saturday, December 16, at 7:30 pm in St. Andrews Presbyterian (1136 6th Ave, Kamloops), Serious Options presents “The Serpent and the Rainbow”. This concert boasts a wide variety of music; everything from show tunes to pieces from around the world. Serious Options will also be joined […]

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Welcome the festive season with a memorable weekend of great wine, food and fundraising in Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country. On Saturday November 25th, Oliver Osoyoos Winery Association and Oliver Tourism Association will host the first annual “Be Merry”, an evening of great wine and food held at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver. Enjoy canapés […]

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Join the Kamloops Symphony for a night of dance music from three countries on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the Sagebrush Theatre. Apotheosis of the Dance includes infectious music by the Italian film composer Nino Rota through the folk-based music of Aaron Copland to the ever-popular Symphony #7 by Ludwig van Beethoven. The […]

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The Kamloops Symphony’s Berwick Chamber Music series continues with From My Life, featuring the Sycamore String Quartet, on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at 7:30 pm in the Thompson Rivers University Alumni Theatre. This concert includes four vibrant Czech works for string quartet by the four founding fathers of Czech music. From Suk’s carol-based Meditation to Janáček’s […]

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Summerland’s 23 Bottleneck Drive members invite guests to celebrate the season with the seventh annual Light Up the Vines event. “We love lighting up our vineyards and throwing open our tasting room doors for visitors for this annual celebration. It’s a great way to kick off the holiday season,” says Bottleneck Drive Association President Christa-Lee […]

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As backcountry travel becomes more popular for skiers, snowboarders and snowmobilers the ski area of Baldy Mountain Resort is doing its part to help keep people safe. Along with the Mt Baldy Alpine Club, the resort will host an Avalanche Skills Training course (AST1) on December 28th and 29th. The course teaches the basics of […]

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Avan Yu

The Kamloops Symphony invites you to join them for Great Classics on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 7:30 pm in the Sagebrush Theatre. The KSO is pleased to welcome back BC’s own world-renowned pianist, Avan Yu, as he plays the central work in this great classics programme, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto #1. The concert also features a little-known […]

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3rd Annual Fundraiser for the Sk’wlax Volunteer Fire Department featuring The Fab Fourever with Special Guest Ready Steady GO November 25, 2017 Silent Auction, British Themed Buffet Dinner and Entertainment Presented by The Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band Dinner & Show $79.00 Overnight packages from $295*Includes dinner, show, accommodations,and brunch. Taxes not included Reservations & […]

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Kamloops Symphony - My Nightingale

The Kamloops Symphony’s Chamber Music series continues with My Nightingale, on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 7:30 pm in the Thompson Rivers University Alumni Theatre. Pairing two clarinet trios of noble vintage, this dynamic programme includes an early “hit” by Alexander Zemlinksy with the late, autumnal masterpiece of Johannes Brahms. This concert features Sally Arai, […]

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The Kamloops Community Band invites you to join them for Up To Snow Good, on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 7:00 pm in the Southwest Community Church, 700 Hugh Allan Drive. Ring in the holiday season with an eclectic and exciting mix of seasonal treats, a patriotic celebration of Canada 150, and other musical delights! Admission […]

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Mark Ferris, violin

Ring in the new year as the Kamloops Symphony presents the always popular Magic of Vienna concert on the Sagebrush Theatre stage for two performances: Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm. The guest artist for this concert is two-time Juno Award winning violinist, Mark Ferris. Join the […]

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As snow continues to fall the team at Baldy Mountain Resort is preparing to open to the public on Friday, December 8th. To celebrate, the ‘First Chair Festival’ will be held that weekend (December 8-10) and will include fun activities for the whole family. Visitors have the chance to win prizes, collect giveaways, participate in […]

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Join us for complementary wine tastings, artisan vendors, holiday shopping, door prizes, hay wagon rides, special treats and more! This will be a great opportunity to taste some new wines, have some fun and stock up on local favourites for your holiday entertaining and gift giving needs. Festivities will take place at Harper’s Trail, Monte […]

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Mission Hill Family Estate is proud to announce a new community partnership with the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation to host Kelowna’s ‘Festival of Trees’ celebration. This holiday event will unite local businesses with the community for an important cause – to raise much-needed funds for BC Children’s Hospital. The event will run from November 24th, […]

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The sixth annual Santa Rec Run is taking place in Penticton on Saturday, November 25. Presented by the Bears Den Restaurant and Hoodoo Adventures, this festive event will appeal to participants of all ages. Proceeds will support the Youth Outdoor Recreation Society, a non-profit subsidy program that funds outdoor recreation opportunities for schools in the Okanagan-Skaha […]

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Come join us for a night of intrigue, an auction, dinner, and a murder! This interactive murder mystery dinner theatre will have you guessing, laughing, drinking, and bidding your way to answer: WHO DID IT? November Shows: 4-10-11-17-18-19 Call Quaaout Lodge today to book your tickets 1-800-663-4303 or e-mail info@quaaoutlodge.com  

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From November 23rd to 26th 2017, the XC105 Nordic Ski Festival will take place at Sovereign Lake Nordic Club and SilverStar Mountain Resort Ltd in Vernon, BC. Renowned for their exceptional ski conditions, especially at the beginning of the season, the two ski resorts will be jointly hosting activities that will appeal to all, whatever […]

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“Step into the world of Art. Be captivated and inspired” Courtyard Gallery in Enderby is excited to be presenting their 5th Annual Little Treasures Exhibition for the Christmas season. More than 22 local artists will be exhibiting original paintings, fibre art; jewelry; glass pieces, pottery and much more. Paintings under $100 will cover one whole […]

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Ring in the new year at Sparkling Hill Resort this December. Enjoy our Casino Royale experience complete with casino tables, live entertainment and dancing, all part of our 2-night New Year’s Eve Package.Package Rates starting at $499 CAD/$413 USD per night for two adults.  This is a 19+ event only. Package Inclusions: 2-nights’ luxury accommodation New Year’s […]

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The Kamloops Arts Council’s 3rd annual Art in the Dark fundraiser returns Saturday, Nov. 18, this year at Art Knapp. The 19+ event will feature a DJ and dance floor as well as activities such as black light bodypainting by Kelly Wright, live painting by Amie Stoltz, clay with Amanda Eccleston, and much more. Shuttle […]

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Romeo and Juliet By William Shakespeare, Guest Director Liz Hobbs At the Shuswap Theatre Ah! Young love doomed by an ancient grudge, meddling parents, and a society rife with violence. Sound familiar?  Romeo and Juliet is one of Shakespeare’s best loved plays, full of universal truths and insight on human behaviour. When two young teens fall […]

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Christmas Craft Market Saturday November 18th (10am to 5pm) Sunday November 19th (10am to 4pm) Artisan and Vintage Market on the Stern Wheeler SS Sicamous (in Penticton BC). Market will feature more than 35 artists, crafters and entrepreneurs from across the Okanagan. Including: Xmas Baking (with gluten free goodies too) Home made soups and mixes […]

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A preview to the Olympics is what the World Curling Tour will bring to Penticton for the Ashley Home Store Curling Classic Nov. 3 to 6. “These are all teams we could be watching in the Olympics next year,” said Cathy Jones, manager of the Penticton Curling Club. Teams that highlight the 24-team mens’ field […]

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