okanagan Events

Saturday August 19th, 2017

Moonlight Movie – Okanagan Falls (Kenyon Park)

Aug 20

As the sun goes down, Interior Savings Credit Union and the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs will be lighting up parks in the Central Okanagan area with a giant inflatable movie screen and fun activities for the family. Similar to the classic drive-in experience, just without the cars or the concrete, the community is invited… Full details 

Interior Savings Moonlight Movie – West Kelowna

Aug 21

As the sun goes down, Interior Savings Credit Union and the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs will be lighting up parks in the Central Okanagan area with a giant inflatable movie screen and fun activities for the family. Similar to the classic drive-in experience, just without the cars or the concrete, the community is invited… Full details 

Interior Savings Moonlight Movie – Kelowna

Aug 22

As the sun goes down, Interior Savings Credit Union and the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs will be lighting up parks in the Central Okanagan area with a giant inflatable movie screen and fun activities for the family. Similar to the classic drive-in experience, just without the cars or the concrete, the community is invited… Full details 

Interior Savings Moonlight Movies – Lake Country

Aug 23

As the sun goes down, Interior Savings Credit Union and the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs will be lighting up parks in the Central Okanagan area with a giant inflatable movie screen and fun activities for the family. Similar to the classic drive-in experience, just without the cars or the concrete, the community is invited… Full details 

Interior Savings Moonlight Movies – Vernon

Aug 24

As the sun goes down, Interior Savings Credit Union and the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs will be lighting up parks in the Central Okanagan area with a giant inflatable movie screen and fun activities for the family. Similar to the classic drive-in experience, just without the cars or the concrete, the community is invited… Full details 

Dharma Dolls

Aug 25

Our music at Mackie series is excited to present the Dharma Dolls, Friday August 25th. The band is composed of three musically gifted ladies; Tanya Lipscomb the singer songwriter extraordinaire, Judy Rose the jazz chanteuse, and Melina Moore the opera diva. These ladies are impassioned with what they were born to do; which is to… Full details 

Ryga Festival

Sep 1 - Sep 3

Expanded from the highly successful 3-day festival in 2016, this year’s Ryga Festival is 5 days of music, spoken word, theatre, poetry, and workshops, showcasing performers, writers, and artists from the Okanagan and across Canada. This year includes the premiere of a one-woman show by singer/composer Ann Mortifee and by popular demand, the return of acclaimed jazz artist Campbell Ryga. The festival is inspired by George Ryga, whose play “The Ecstasy of Rita Joe” was premiered to national critical acclaim in 1967 and remains the best-selling Canadian play of all time. He worked on his manual typewriter in a Summerland farmhouse. Full details 

Let’s Dance Kelowna

Sep 1

Ballroom and Latin dance with the Let’s Dance Kelowna club every second Friday. Join us on the dance floor at the German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road. Group lesson from 7:30 to 8 PM followed by dancing from 8 to 10 PM. Full details 

Storm the Stairs 2017

Sep 2

The most unique fitness challenge (or friendly fitness walk) in BC! Storm the Stairs was started in 2015 by the United Way of Trail and District as friendly fundraising event for those individuals and teams looking for a healthy physical challenge. The course features two routes Express & Grande each route features 18 covered stairs cases (1490 plus steps). While enjoying this challenge, runners and walkers alike see some of the most scenic views of the Columbia River as they cross the Columbia Skywalk Bridge and Rock Walls of Historic West Trail. Storm the Stairs hopes to attract a diverse group of participants from 14 to 70, and people of many different fitness and ability levels. The money raised from this event will go to the United Way of Trail and District Annual Campaign fund for reinvestment to the many organizations supporting the physical, mental and social well-being our the communities we serve. Full details 

Kelowna Half Marathon

Sep 3

The Kelowna Wine Country Half Marathon is the first event in the popular series produced by Destination Races held outside of the United States. Kelowna is the centerpiece city of the Okanagan Valley, a year-round recreational paradise in British Columbia, Canada. This emerging wine region is set amongst beautiful mountains and Okanagan Lake, with abundant sunshine and ideal growing conditions for many premium wines and many varietals. You’ll love this scenic and fast course starting on the East Bench above Kelowna at The Vibrant Vine with magnificent views of the lake and downtown Kelowna. After a descent from the East Bench, the course runs along the greenbelt, then the lake before finishing on the promenade in front of the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort. Everyone then gathers in expansive Waterfront Park to celebrate their accomplishment at the Wine & Music Festival in one of the most beautiful settings imaginable. Activities are planned all weekend so bring your friends or family and plan to stay and play in this spectacular playground in the heart of British Columbia, Canada! SAVE $10 on registration w/ code: DRAMBCAMPOS Full details 

The Comic Strippers

Sep 8

THE COMIC STRIPPERS: A male stripper parody and improv comedy show Your favourite comedy bodies are back with a new show, more moves and even quicker wits. A SHOW FOR ALL GENDERS… 19+ ONLY WARNING! No extreme nudity, just extreme hilarity. A fictitious male stripper troupe (played by a cast of some of Canada’s best… Full details 

BUTTER TART FESTIVAL

Sep 9 Festival event Festival

Okanagan’s sweetest event. 3rd Annual Celebration of Canada’s world famous creation – the butter tart. Everything from classic to boozy cranberry butter tarts found here! Great family event in tree-lined park with playground for the kids. No entry fee. Full details 

Central Okanagan Naturalists Club

Sep 12

Our return from Summer annual members night. Submissions of members past year best nature photographs and natural history experiences will highlight the evening. Always a few surprises amid the travel, botany, hiking, birding and historical views of B.C. Everyone is welcome. Full details 

Interior Savings Sunrise Rotary RibFest

Sep 15 - Sep 17

This family friendly event brings award winning ribbers from across the country to serve up their best ribs. Visitors will enjoy live music and entertainment, a variety of vendors and a Kids Zone. A beer garden will available throughout the event’s operating hours as well. After last year’s success, organizers have not only extended the… Full details 

“Connections 2017”

Sep 22 - Sep 24

To celebrate Canada’s 150 birthday a National Art Show and Conference has been planned. The art show is Sept 22- Oct 22 and the conference is Sept 21-24. There are demonstrations and workshops that are open to everyone and anyone interested in art will enjoy. phone 250 770 7668 to register . We are connecting… Full details 

Digging Roots

Oct 7

For the last few years the JUNO winning genre-blurring five-piece indie band from Toronto have been busy touring North America and Europe. For seven months in 2016 they performed at festivals and listening rooms throughout Canada and Australia. Musical partners Raven and ShoShona are the creative team and inspiration behind Digging Roots. In creating music… Full details 

Liberation Days

Nov 8 - Nov 10

After years of terror under German occupation in WWII, The Netherlands are liberated by Canadian Forces. In the weeks that follow a Dutch woman and Canadian soldier fall in love and try to forge a new life together despite the fact they both have a past that desperately wants them back. See this beautiful tale… Full details