• Paul Brandt: The Journey Tour

    South Okanagan Events Centre - Penticton, British Columbia
    Canadian country music superstar Paul Brandt and multi-CCMA Group or Duo of the Year winners High Valley are thrilled to announce The Journey Tour 2019 coming to the SOEC in Penticton Saturday, January 26th! Tickets go on sale Saturday, September 8th at 10am and are available online at www.livenation.com or at www.valleyfirsttix.com, in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC), or by phone at 1-877-763-2849.
    $43.00, $53.00, $73.00, $99.50
  • The Tenors – Home for the Holidays

    Prospera Place - Kelowna
    Multi-platinum, JUNO Award-winning vocal supergroup, The Tenors, comprised of Clifton Murray, Fraser Walters and Victor Micallef, blend classical music and contemporary pop to deliver powerful performances and outstanding harmonies for audiences around the world. Since 2008, The Tenors have sold over 1 million albums worldwide, performed more than 1,000 shows on five continents and made over 200 television appearances! Tickets go on sale Friday, July 27th and are available online at www.livenation.com, by phone at 250-762-5050, or in person at the Prospera Place Box Office.
    $39.00, $60.00, $75.00, $90.00
  • Rod Stewart

    Prospera Place - Kelowna
    Rod Stewart is one of the best-selling artists in the history of recorded music, with an estimated 200 million records sold worldwide. With his signature voice, narrative songwriting, trendsetting style and passionate live performances he’s transcended all genres of popular music. Tickets available online at www.livenation.com, by phone at 250-762-5050, and at the Prospera Place Box Office.
    $99.00, $199.00
  • Celtic Thunder X

    South Okanagan Events Centre - Penticton
    There’s no resting on your laurels for Public Television phenomenon Celtic Thunder! The multi-platinum Irish group disembarked from its third Celtic Thunder Cruise in November and completed a US Symphony Tour in December, all the while making preparations for the all new CELTIC THUNDER X! Tickets available online at www.livenation.com or at www.valleyfirsttix.com, in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC, or by phone at 1-877-763-2849.
    $58.50, $78.50
  • The Truth Be Told Series

    The Truth Be Told Series to highlight the most asked about and talked about subjects in the lives of our youth. This isn’t a parenting course; there is no ‘method’. There’s only empowered conversation, education, and relevant resources to what youth are currently experiencing and moving through. The series dives into how to talk to youth about: self worth, creating healthy relationships, respecting online spaces, technology’s impact on mental health and social behavior, helping youth move through their challenges, and how to talk about sex and gender.
  • AWARE (Anxiety Work and Recovery Empowerment)

    Every Wednesday until May 1, 2019
    1380 Ellis Street - Kelowna, British Columbia
    AWARE provides a safe and caring, hour-long environment for support and friendship. You will gain understanding and empowerment from others who are working through. Anxiety is a state of degrees of exaggerated feelings. If left unchecked, anxiety can lead to isolation, depression, addiction, general apathy or worse. You can recover. Recovery requires work and understanding which enables the unhelpful feelings to lighten up and make room for reasoning faculties which allows for a more balanced source for answers, inspiration, problem solving etc. Join AWARE at the Main Library small meeting room #3 every Wednesday at 6:30pm. Call or email Van Hill at 250-859-4300 / awarekelowna@gmail.com for more information.
    By donation
  • JDRF Starlight Gala

    Coast Capri Hotel - Kelowna
    Be part of the 13th annual Starlight Gala, benefiting JDRF, and make an impact on the quality of life and futures of those living with type one diabetes. The Starlight Gala is always a fun and entertaining evening, with a cocktail reception and silent auction, sumptuous meal, exciting live auction and fund-a-cure, and of course music and dancing! Join us as we celebrate our past successes and raise crucial funds for type one diabetes research.
  • My Canvas Has Laces

    Kelowna Innovation Centre - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Shoe Bank Canada invites you to the 2nd Annual My Canvas Has Laces art gala fundraiser. The event will take place at the Kelowna Innovation Centre on Saturday, October 20th. The evening will feature the works of artists from across Canada who have hand-painted a pair of white Converse kicks as well as a silent auction. You will hear stories from Shannon Christensen from Mamas for Mamas, on the impact that our shoe donations have made on the many families that access their services. The shoes will be available for purchase via an online auction starting October 17th and culminate with live auction results at the gala. You will also enjoy live music, edibles, libations, and botanical blends.
    $30 - $35
  • Dining Out To End Homelessness

    La Lupita - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Are you HUNGRY for CHANGE? If so, help with the vision to end the homelessness crisis in our community! Come stop by La Lupita, 1570 Water Street, on Monday, October 22nd, at 5:00 PM. The objective is not only to raise much needed funds for Inn from the Cold - Kelowna, but to also raise awareness surrounding the issues of homelessness in our community. Help us make a change in the community. Dinner options will include Enchiladas (Beef, Chicken, or Veggie) + a salad. All meals include one beverage: Glass of beer, glass of house wine, or a non-alcoholic beverage (coffee, tea, or pop). There will also be a 50/50 draw so bring cash for a chance to win!
  • 2018 Business Excellence Awards presented by BDC & Farris

    Wednesday, October 24th from 5pm - 9pm
    Delta Hotels by Marriot Grand Okanagan Resort (1310 Water Street) - Kelowna
    Often imitated, but never duplicated. Since its inception in 1987, the Kelowna Chamber Business Excellence Awards has presented over 250 awards to exceptional businesses in Kelowna and the surrounding area. From their initial nomination in the spring of this year, to becoming finalists in October, our participants have been waiting for this moment to arrive. Each participant has worked diligently to get here and it's their time to shine! This year, The REEL Business Excellence Awards channels Old Hollywood glam, where our finalists will feel like the stars they are. Join us for a sparkling soirée as we recognize leading businesses in our community. With our new categories, exciting line-up of nominees and the glamorous gala, this promises to be a sensational year for our Business Excellence Awards!
  • Thrill the World Kelowna Dance

    Stuart Park - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Studio9 Independent School of the Arts invites you to join the rest of the world in dancing to Michael Jackson's Thriller! Cities around the world will perform the dance on October 27th at 3pm sharp. Please register onsite at Stuart Park between 2:30pm and 2:45pm. Participants are encouraged to dress as their best zombie, as well as bring a non-perishable food donation for the Kelowna Salvation Army Christmas appeal.
  • 7th Annual Red Dress Gala - Heart Truth Kelowna

    Manteo Resort Waterfront Hotel & Villas - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Red Dress Gala - Heart Truth Kelowna is a beautiful and impactful fashion show fundraiser in support of the Heart & Stroke Foundation. The evening serves to educate, empower and encourage women, and those who love them, to place women’s heart health first. Each year, the evening includes a sparkling wine reception, canapes, live entertainment, grand prize raffle, silent auction and the fashion show itself, spotlighting every model on the runway, each with their own personal connection to heart disease and stroke. Red Dress Gala has a Masquerade theme this year, have fun and WYOM (Wear your own MASK!)
  • Kelowna's Pleasure Painters Art Show & Sale

    Parkinson Recreation Centre - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Kelowna’s Pleasure Painters invites you to their annual art show and sale Saturday, October 20th. The event will take place at Parkinson Recreation Centre from 10am to 3pm. The artists made up of a group of senior citizens will be selling and showing a variety of pieces that they have been working on throughout the year and look forward to welcoming guests with door prizes and refreshments. Entrance to the event is free but guests looking to go home with a new piece of artwork are encouraged to bring cash.
  • The Haunting at Safari Ridge

    Safari Ridge - West Kelowna
    LUV is LOVE Entertainment Society will be holding a haunted house fundraiser on October 29th, 30th and 31st from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, raising awareness and funds for mental health programs and services in our community. Two fields will be decorated at Safari Ridge with animatronics, ghosts, people in costumes, Halloween decorations, etc. There will be a variety of food trucks on site, a Halloween dance party on October 29th at 6:00pm, prizes for the top 3 costumes and free goodie bags for the kids. Admission price is a suggested minimum donation of $5 per person.
    By donation
  • CHAKULA Kelowna

    Summerhill Pyramid Winery - Kelowna, British Columbia
    CHAKULA is a Swahili word for FOOD. Summerhill Pyramid Winery and Genesis Kelowna invite you to enjoy wine country cuisine influenced by African flavors on November 3rd. Tickets are $75 each and include a welcoming glass of cipes brut sparkling wine, live entertainment, stand-up food stations, live and silent auctions. The event is in support of Kelowna Grandmothers for Africa and Okanagan Chef’s Association.
  • Family Skate Day

    Capital News Centre - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Start your winter off right by joining us for a family fun day of skating! All proceeds go towards supporting JoeAnna's House, a home away from home for families travelling for care at KGH. The event will be held from 10am to 2pm at the Capital News Centre on Saturday, November 10th. Please bring your own helmet from home as rentals are limited.
    $5 admission and $3 for children 6 years and under OR $15 for families of up to 5 people
  • Homes for the Holidays

    Self Drive Tour - Kelowna, British Columbia
    After a three-year hiatus, Homes for the Holidays returns on November 17th. Homes for the Holidays is a self-guided tour of private homes decorated for the Christmas season. The homes are decorated by the homeowners, a designer or a combination of both working together creatively. Each home is unique in not only its architectural design but in the holiday décor and theme. Homes for the Holidays tour includes artists, tastings, musicians and what’s hot in holiday décor. Funds raised from this legacy community event support Central Okanagan Hospice Association (COHA).
    $53 Early Bird, $59 Regular, $99 VIP
  • Under the Mistletoe - Christmas Craft Show

    Summerhill Pyramid Winery - Kelowna, British Columbia
    Under the Mistletoe is a fun and family friendly two day Christmas craft show with over 35 vendors. Browse local artisans selling high quality handmade products. There will also be a kid’s corner with face painting and Christmas crafts including decorating gingerbread men. The winery will have a food stand to serve delicious organic pizzas, sweets, coffee, and wine for purchase. There will also be door prizes such as a gorgeous wine basket, VIP winery tour tickets, and dinner for two at Sunset Organic Bistro. Summerhill Winery will also offer complementary wine tasting and 10% off sales for wine during the show.
    By donation in support of the Food Bank