• The War Amps Key Tag Campaign

    When you use a War Amps Key tag, you're giving yourself peace of mind and you're supporting the CHAMP Program for child amputees. If you lose your keys, The War Amps can send them to you by courier with the help of your personalized key tag. Key return by courier is simple, fast and it's free. Thanks to your support, child amputees receive the artificial limbs they need to lead active lives. Order your key tags today!
  • MS Walk - Committee Members Wanted

    Are you looking to join a great group of people committed to creating a fun event for an awesome cause? Consider volunteering as a Committee Member for the MS Walk, an annual fundraiser in Penticton supporting the MS Society of Canada. We need enthusiastic people willing to commit to volunteering 1-4 hours a month, and willing to help out on the event day. As a Committee Member, you’ll be supported by the existing committee and the event coordinator to help make the 2019 Walk a success! Please call Rebecca @ 250-314-0773 for more info.
  • MS Society of Canada - Friendly Visiting Program

    Would you like to make a difference and become a Friendly Visitor? The MS Society has the perfect volunteer opportunity for you. The Friendly Visiting program matches volunteers with residents living with MS in a long-term care facilities. The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life of isolated persons with MS living in long term care, by fostering supportive relationships between a resident and a volunteer. Please call Rebecca @ 250-314-0773 for more info.
  • Okanagan Beard Festival

    Canadian men are world-reknowned for their magnificent beards and the men of BC’s Okanagan Valley are upholding that tradition splendidly! This festival celebrates the bearded lifestyle with a fun and friendly beard competition – with prizes and awards for the best-of-the-best. Schedule of Events: Round 3, Barking Parrot, March 25th @ 6:00 pm; Round 4, Barking Parrot, April 15 @ 6:00 pm. Proceeds from this event go to Discovery House.
  • Community Foundation - Neighborhood Small Grants

    Neighborhood small grants are back. Apply for a grant of up to $500 to bring people together and make your neighborhood an even better place to live. The grant provides up to $500 for local residents to strengthen their community by bringing people together, sharing skills and knowledge, celebrating diversity and increasing people's sense of belonging! The online application for Neighborhood Small Grants is open until Friday, March 29.
  • Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival

    The Penticton Kiwanis Music, Dance and Speech Arts Festival was founded as the Okanagan Valley Music Festival in 1926. Today, Penticton annually hosts over 1600 competitive and non-competitive young amateur performing arts entries in 9 disciplines. Respected adjudicators from Western Canada and the United States critique each performance and numerous scholarships and awards are presented at two Highlights Concerts held in late April or early May.
  • Blue Man Group On Tour

    South Okanagan Events Centre - Penticton
    BLUE MAN GROUP, the world-renowned entertainment sensation, is thrilled to announce that it will be visiting Penticton as part of its World Tour on April 23 and 24. The award-winning stage show, known for its trio of bald and blue performers, will be performing at the South Okanagan Events Centre for two shows only. Tickets on sale now!
  • Tinhorn Creek Concert Series - The Matinee

    The folks at Tinhorn Creek are BIG music fans and coincidentally, they have a large amphitheater on site. Since they like to host the occasional get-together, it seems fairly logical to use this outdoor space in support of some great Canadian bands. Kick off your shoes and dance the night away this summer!!