okanagan Events

Saturday September 23rd, 2017

Creative Writing Contest in French

Sep 25 - Oct 13

As part of the Kelowna French Book Fair, a creative writing contest in French is organized by the Centre Culturel Francophone This contest is free and is open to adults, 16 years old and up. How to participate : Les participants au concours devront rédiger un texte inédit de 250 mots maximum, ayant pour thème : « Imaginez… Full details 

Drawing contest for 3-7 years old

Sep 25 - Oct 16

As part of the Kelowna Book Fair, a drawing contest is organized by the Centre Culturel Francophone (CCFO). This contest is free and is open to children from 3 to 7 years old. How to participate : Draw a picture with one of those themes: L’Envol or Camion de pompier. Bring your drawing to the Lively… Full details 

Downtown Kelowna September After 5

Sep 28

Like people? We do. What about food, wine and beer? If so, join us and everyone else for the Downtown Kelowna After 5 (#DKAfter5) from 5-7pm at various venues in Downtown Kelowna. With attendance ranging from 250-300 people, these events give Kelowna’s business people an opportunity to gather in a casual atmosphere with great people,… Full details 

Nuit Blanche

Sep 29

Nuit Blanche Kelowna is a free late-night event of multidisciplinary art. Nuit Blanche is a unique night of creative and urban experience in the heart of Kelowna. Light projections, artistic installations, live performances, workshops, music, exhibitions and more.   Follow the light to this amazing night! Full details 

Family Health Expo

Oct 1

Learn How to Live Longer and Feel Better! Come to a Free Family-friendly Health expo where you can take the opportunity to have free health screening of several health perameters. You can learn about lifestyle factors that you can control and use to improve your health profile. You will learn your health age, taste healthy… Full details 

Pro Day Self – Development/Modelling Workshop

Oct 6 - Feb 23

Our Shine models ProDay Workshops are scheduled in alignment with the School District Pro-Day’s and occur on Fridays. These proposed dates from the School District 2017/2018 calendar are: Friday, October 6th, 2017 from 8:30am – 4:30pm Friday, October 20th, 2017 from 8:30am – 4:30pm Friday, November 3rd, 2017 from 8:30am – 4:30pm Friday, February 23rd,… Full details 

French Book Fair

Oct 16 - Oct 17

You are all invited to join us for the Fall edition of the French Book Fair organized by the Centre Culturel Francophone. In addition to hundreds of brand new resources in French, Louis Anctil of Diffusion Dimedia, an expert in French resources, will be on hand to give you valuable advice. Enjoy holding books in your hands, browse and find some hidden treasure. Full details 

Haunted at the RCA

Oct 28 - Oct 29

Kelowna’s Biggest Halloween Party is happening at the Rotary Centre for the Arts – featuring Vancouver Band, Redeye Empire, and a fire show by Kinshira Performance Troupe. Okanagan Photostar will also be on-site with their photo booth! Multiple rooms, multiple bars. Appies & bevvies available for purchase! This is a 19+ event. $30/Adult, $25/Member or… Full details 

One Stop, 2 Christmas Fairs!

Nov 18

One stop, 2 Christmas Fairs is the place to shop for all those on your Christmas list, including yourself! And why not pick up some tourtières, creton, Maple tarts, Maple syrup and Maple butter, to make it an easy novelty this Christmas? As in the past, there will be a presale for Tourtières, Creton, Maple Sugar… Full details 

36th Annual Waldorf Christmas Faire

Nov 18

36th Annual Waldorf Christmas Faire Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Café • BBQ • Bistro • Puppet Shows • Children’s Activities • Storytelling • Unique Handmade Christmas Crafts and Gifts • Homemade Treats • Festive Interludes Admissions: Children and Seniors $2 / Adults $3 / Families $6 Location: Kelowna Waldorf School… Full details