okanagan Events

Monday June 24th, 2019

ANITA McCOMAS Solo Exhibition at The Lloyd Gallery

Jun 20 - Jul 4

Anita McComas’ latest series of exciting Okanagan and BC-inspired contemporary landscapes, contemporary wildlife–black and grizzly bears, moose–in bold energetic brushstrokes, acrylic on canvas. Official opening of the show is Thursday June 20 @ 6-8pm but The Lloyd Gallery will be open all day, and take note: from 5-8 there are at least 10 galleries in… Full details 

Spanish and Vino at The Vibrant Vine

Jun 26

The Vibrant Vine is now hosting Spanish Lessons…… Why? Because we love Spanish and we love wine! Spanish is one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world! Maybe you want to enhance your travelling experience? Maybe you want to boost your employment prospects or maybe you just want to be able to impress… Full details 

DIY Studio: My Dad Did My Hair

Jun 27

June 27, 2019 5pm – 8pm (drop by anytime) We’re celebrating Dad’s in this free DIY Event: My Dad Did My Hair! From the perfect ponytail to braids and basic brushing skills, spend an evening with your daughter learning how to get their #HairGameStrong. Full details 

RELAXATION RETREAT

Jun 28 - Jun 30

Experience the quiet and tranquility of Yasodhara Ashram. In this retreat, you will focus on going inward, stilling the mind and body, connecting to your inner source of peace, harmony and joy. Each day you will go deeper into a relaxation practice to emerge renewed and full of Light. Re-enter your life with sustaining practices… Full details 

OASIS Okanagan Art Show

Jun 29 - Jul 28

A Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) juried Regional Art Show will be on display and for sale at the Peachland Art Gallery, situated in the beautiful Peachland Historic School at 5684 Beach Ave. The show consists of 77 paintings from 54 artist members of the North, South, Central and Thompson/Nicola/Shuswap Chapters of the FCA and… Full details 

Back in Time Tours

Jul 9 - Aug 27

Unravel the rich history of the three families who lived in the historic Mackie Lake House, and discover their place in Coldstream’s past. Tour the grounds and explore this exceptional example of a country mansion, while learning about the architecture, history, and decorative elements that make this home unique. The collection within these walls has… Full details 

Watercolour with Janice “The Hummingbird”

Jul 10 Other event Events

We seem to spend our lives flitting and darting from one activity to the next. Why not spend a summer afternoon or evening using that amazing energy of yours painting hummingbirds instead of living like one? Professional artist Janice Keirstead will step you through various watercolour techniques such as wet-in-wet, shading, soft edges and splatter…. Full details 

Spanish and Vino at The Vibrant Vine

Jul 10

The Vibrant Vine is now hosting Spanish Lessons…… Why? Because we love Spanish and we love wine! Spanish is one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world! Maybe you want to enhance your travelling experience? Maybe you want to boost your employment prospects or maybe you just want to be able to impress… Full details 

12th Annual ALL FORD Show & Shine

Jul 21

The Okanagan Mustang Club is proud to announce the 12th Annual ALL Ford Show and Shine to be held at Orchard Ford Sales on Hwy 97 at Stremel Rd in Kelowna. All proceeds in support of Okanagan College – Automotive Trades to support Automotive Trades students. Come out check out the Ford; Lincoln and Mercury… Full details 

Spanish and Vino at The Vibrant Vine

Jul 24

The Vibrant Vine is now hosting Spanish Lessons…… Why? Because we love Spanish and we love wine! Spanish is one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world! Maybe you want to enhance your travelling experience? Maybe you want to boost your employment prospects or maybe you just want to be able to impress… Full details 

STILLING THE MIND RETREAT

Jul 26 - Jul 28

What is the mind? What are its tendencies? How can it be directed? Each day you will learn various practices – including visualization, breathing techniques, concentration and reflection – to help you understand different levels of mind and to approach the mind’s expansive potential. The natural beauty and silence of the Ashram support your search… Full details 

Wine and Scarf Marbling

Jul 27

Come join us for a fabulous fun night making your own one-of-a-kind water marbled silk scarf. With a glass or two of wine in hand, you will be the creator! Choose your colours and we will walk you through how to apply the paint and achieve your perfect design. No need to be an artist…. Full details 

Spanish and Vino at The Vibrant Vine

Aug 7

The Vibrant Vine is now hosting Spanish Lessons…… Why? Because we love Spanish and we love wine! Spanish is one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world! Maybe you want to enhance your travelling experience? Maybe you want to boost your employment prospects or maybe you just want to be able to impress… Full details 

INSIGHT THROUGH ASANAS

Aug 12 - Aug 15

Many people experience the physical benefits of yoga. But beyond the physical, there are psychological and mystical aspects to be discovered. This Hidden Language approach integrates reflection with the poses to promotes harmony between body, mind and spirit. As you question, listen and use imagery to move into the asanas, you open to insights that… Full details 

SEARCHING FOR SILENCE IN A NOISY WORLD

Aug 20 - Aug 22

The massive bombardment of our senses from modern technology can drive us away from the true source of power and energy within. This retreat can help uncover your sense of inner knowing. Through times of silence and practices such as watching your mind, calming the breath, chanting mantras—and unplugging from electronic devices—you can become receptive… Full details 

TRANSITIONS: EMBRACING CHANGE

Aug 23 - Aug 25

Experience how yoga can support you in times of ending and beginning, change and transition. Explore your past experiences of transition and identify what choices you want to make now. What is the creative direction for your future? By working with reflective tools — such as writing and drawing — and spiritual practices — such… Full details 

Wine and Scarf Marbling

Aug 31

Come join us for a fabulous fun night making your own one-of-a-kind water marbled silk scarf. With a glass or two of wine in hand, you will be the creator! Choose your colours and we will walk you through how to apply the paint and achieve your perfect design. No need to be an artist…. Full details 

Lake2Lake Ride for Rwanda

Sep 14 - Sep 15

You may not have heard of the Lake2Lake Ride for Rwanda, but this ride was created with you in mind! This September 14-15, enjoy a rich community experience as we ride 200km over two days, soak in the beauty of the Okanagan & Shuswap, share incredible meals together, and laugh around the campfire. Connect with… Full details