• I Love the 90's Tour

    South Okanagan Events Centre, 853 Eckhardt Avenue West - Penticton
    After a massive 2016 with over 110 shows across North America, the I LOVE THE 90’s TOUR will continue its momentum in 2017 with 40+ new stops in the North America. The top-selling tour, which originally announced only 29 dates, quickly became the year’s most sought-after show, eventually racking up 110+ stops and selling out a number of arenas across the country. September 16, 2017, at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton, promises fans the same unbelievable live experience, with a lineup of the 90’s’ most iconic acts, including Vanilla Ice, Salt N Pepa, Rob Base, Young MC and C+C Music Factory. Tickets for the I Love the 90’s Tour go on sale Thursday, April 13, at 10 AM.
  • New Museum Exhibit - British Columbia's War 1914 - 1918

    785 Main Street - Penticton
    The Royal BC Museum has dug deep into its collections to unearth powerful material about the Great War, creating a traveling exhibition that will soon set up camp at the Penticton Museum & Archives. The exhibition, called British Columbia's War, 1914-1918, aims to educate British Columbians about the contributions of their forebears in the First World War. It will be at the Penticton Museum & Archives from January 26 to May 29, 2017.
  • Fresh BC Talent Quest - Season 5

    Performer registrations are ongoing until April 1 for ages 9 - 18 years. All acts and skill levels welcomed. Performer registration ($35) fees include Performers Music Workshop - Saturday, April 8, at the SANDMAN Hotel. Preliminary round shows are scheduled on Saturdays starting April 22, April 29 and May 6 at the Elite Restaurant (340 Main St.) in Penticton. Finals are on Saturday May 13, at the Orchard House hall. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 winners in each age group and there will be special gifts for all performers. Cake and celebration to follow. All shows are open to the public and door donations would be appreciated in support of our SEASON 5 - Talent Quest show.
  • Ladies Auxiliary to Br.#40 Royal Canadian Legion - April Events

    Royal Canadian Legion Br. #40, 502 Martin Street - Penticton
    Saturday, April 8 - Everyone is welcome at The Legion Ladies Auxiliary SPRING TEA, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. There will be a cake walk, raffles, white elephant, bake table & much more. $5.00 per person. Sunday, April 9 - Everyone is welcome to the Ladies Auxiliary famous pancake breakfast in the lounge from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM. $5.00 will get you pancakes, sausage, ham, orange juice, & coffee. BINGO - Everyone is welcome to join every Wednesday at 2:00 PM. Lunches are served.
  • Canadian Cancer Society's Annual Daffodil Campaign - Canvassers Needed!

    Last year, Penticton raised $40,000 from their Door-to-Door Campaign but this year, we are seriously lacking in volunteer power to make this happen again in 2017. Want to help us make an impact this April during the Daffodil Campaign? Stretch out those legs that have been hibernating all winter for an amazing cause and volunteer as a Door-to-Door Canvasser for April.
  • Many Hats Theatre Co. - Self-Help by Dummiez

    1475 Fairview Rd. - Penticton
    Many Hats Theatre Company presents Self-Help by Dummiez the second show in our tenth anniversary season! Hilarity ensues when a psychologist is delayed on the trip to his office, where a growing collection of mixed nuts in his waiting room are left to fend for themselves... with hilariously unexpected results. Self-Help by Dummiez takes hilarious shots at our society's dependency on easy-answers, quick-fixes, and pseudo-scientific pop-psychology. Self-Help by Dummiez opens April 6 and runs until April 29. There will be a reception immediately following the opening night performance in The Nest and Nectar featuring wines from our official winery sponsor, Play Estate Wines. Tickets on sale now at the Nest and Nectar in the Cannery!
  • Friday Night Dances - South Main Drop-In Centre

    2965 South Main Street - Penticton
    Join us for a good time on Friday, April 7th and Friday, April 28th. Bring your friends, your dancing shoes and a SMILE! For more information, please call 250-493-2111.
  • Shred It and Forget It!

    Backstreet Boulevard (beside Guerard's Furniture) - Penticton
    Bring your confidential paper documents for shredding and support your local food bank. Cash donations and non-perishable food items are gratefully accepted. Proceeds benefitting Feed The Valley.
  • Don't Move a Mussel - Public Event

    Okanagan College Lecture Theatre, 583 Duncan Avenue W - Penticton
    Zebra and quagga musssels are moving closer to BC every year. On Tuesday, April 25th, Stephanie Hester will talk about the steps Montana is taking to prevent an economic and ecological disaster. Come and meet Hilo, one of Alberta's mussel-sniffing dogs and his handler Cindy Sawchuk. Cindy leads the Conservation K-9 program in Alberta and the team has worked closely with Montana. There are limited seats for this event so please make sure you register.
  • Phantom of the Opera - The Ballet

    Frank Venables Theatre, 6100 Gala Street - Oliver
    Inspired by Gaston Leroux’s 1910 novel, Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada’s PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is a captivating story which evokes timeless themes and images of outcasts, love, and the power of obsession. Tickets on sale now!!
  • Papa John's Dreams For Kids Day

    Papa John's - Kelowna & West Kelowna
    Wednesday, April 26th is Dreams For Kids Day at local Papa John’s restaurants! 100% of proceeds this day will benefit the Sunshine Foundation’s Dreamlift to Disney for some very deserving kids!
  • Front Street Gallery - Carolyn Jager "A Touch of Nature"

    60 Front Street - Penticton
    Front Street Gallery is pleased to welcome guest artist, Carolyn Jager, April 28th - May 25th. Carolyn’s inspiration is taken from the incredible beauty of the Okanagan Valley. She especially loves to paint trees, vineyards and flowers. Working with acrylics & watercolour, she has added encaustic medium into her creations. Encaustic is the ancient art of painting with molten beeswax & pigments. It allows for more spontaneity & wonderful surprises as the melted wax moves around the painting. Please join Carolyn at the opening on Saturday, April 29th, from 11:00 am -1:00 pm.
  • South Okanagan Players - Since You Left Us

    Osoyoos Secondary School, 5800 - 115 Street, Frank Venables Theatre, 6100 Gala Street - Osoyoos & Oliver
    The South Okanagan Players presents "Since You Left Us" on April 28th & 29th in Osoyoos and May 5th & 6th in Oliver. For times and tickets, visit venablestheatre.ca
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