• WCRA - Drag Racing

    Richter Pass Motorplex, Osoyoos Airport - Osoyoos
    The WCRA Season Opener is on Sunday, May 7th, at the Richter Pass Motorplex in Osoyoos. Admission is $10 and kids 12 and under get in for free when accompanied by an adult. For more racing info, check out their website.
  • Many Hats Theatre Co. - Real Estate

    306, 1475 Fairview Road - Penticton
    Selling Real Estate can be hilarious!! Many Hats Theatre Company continues the Tenth Anniversary Season celebrations with the hilarious Canadian comedy Real Estate by Allana Harkin. What does a mystery novelist do when he can't write mysteries? Joel Hopper has a bad case of writer's block and to boot has to deal with the sale of his family home, his estranged wife and her smarmy new lover. Tickets on sale now at The Nest and Nectar!!
  • Paint for Charity

    Anomaly House of Art - Penticton
    Create a beautiful masterpiece and support the South Okanagan Children’s Charity! Class 1: Paint Night (Ages 13 +), Thursday, September 21st, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm; Class 2: Sunday Paint Day (Ages 5 - 12), Sunday, September 24th, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. Book now! For more info call 250-328-3238.
  • Penticton Arts Council - Arts Rising

    A multi-disciplinary, multi-venue festival Arts Rising will take place Thursday, September 21st – Sunday, September 24th. Arts Rising will usher in the return of ReImagine Street Art Festival which was a Downtown Penticton Association initiative in 2009 to 2011. The brand new Snakebite Film Festival will feature screenings by local amateur film makers. ARTwear will return for it’s 2nd reprise of wearable art. The art galleries will come alive with open houses, artist talks and demonstrations and music will be everywhere.
  • Penticton Kidney Walk

    Gyro Park - Penticton
    The Kidney Walk is an opportunity for patients on dialysis, organ transplant recipients, their families, living donors, the medical community, and the public to come together to raise awareness about the importance of kidney health and organ donation. Bring your family and friends and make a tangible difference in the lives of the 1 in 10 Canadians living with kidney disease. Sign up today!!
  • Okanagan Fall Wine Festival

    Various - Okanagan
    Here are some of the signature events happening at this year's Okanagan Fall Wine Festival! WestJet Wine Tastings: Combine sass, savour and social in one funky venue. The two-night event let guests sample over 200 wines from British Columbia where wineries are organized in their different regions. | Cropped by Valley First: Featuring over 80 wineries and an indoor farmers market, join close to 1,000 guests each night for a Thanksgiving wine tasting where you will rather be grateful for all the wine and artisan vendors. | The Young Chefs presented by Kelowna International Airport: Ten apprentice chefs compete to create a unique small plate that pairs perfectly with their partner winery. This year’s challenge ingredients include fresh fish from Haida Wild, Canadian beef, and cheese from Saputo.
  • Oliver Cask and Keg

    Oliver Community Park - Oliver
    Cask and Keg is an outdoor, evening event focused on celebrating the creations from local distilleries, breweries and cideries. This fun, relaxed evening will be filled with live entertainment provided by The Big Easy Funk Ensemble, tasty morsels created by a variety of food trucks and locally made artisan wares on display by select vendors.
  • Festival of the Grape

    Oliver Community Centre - Oliver
    Located in the Wine Capital of Canada, Oliver BC, The Festival of the Grape is a very popular annual event, attracting an estimated 3,500 attendees who come to taste the various wines that are on display, enjoy the music played on the grandstand, and either compete in, or watch competitors in the Grape Stomp. In addition to the wine tasting, music listening, kids zone and grape stomping, local artisans also display their crafts in the Art Gallery.
  • Penticton Chamber Business Excellence Awards

    Penticton Trade and Convention Centre - Penticton
    The Business Excellence Awards recognize local Penticton and area businesses that are setting a new standard in excellence in their respective fields. Through a significant and sustained commitment to innovation in their industry, these businesses and business leaders exemplify what it means to do business well in Penticton. Nominations for this event close September 15th, at 4:00 pm. Tickets on sale now!
  • Just For Laughs Canadian Comedy Tour

    Kelowna Community Theatre - Kelowna
    The Just For Laughs Canadian Comedy Tour is coming to the Kelowna Community Theatre! Hosted by Gina Brillon, Sugar Sammy & Alonzo Bodden, you'll be in for a night of world class comedy. Tickets can be purchased online at www.selectyourtickets.com during a special pre-buy using the presale code: LAUGH. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 25th at 10am and can be purchased at the Prospera Place Box Office or at Select Your Tickets.
  • Jerry Seinfeld

    South Okanagan Events Centre - Penticton
    America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will be performing his signature stand-up routine at the South Okanagan Events Center. Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. Tickets on sale Friday, September 8th at 10:00 am.
  • Canadian Diabetes Association - Clothesline Drop Boxes

    Ongoing
    The Clothesline program takes donations of gently used clothing and households items and sells them to raise funds to support the work of the Canadian Diabetes Association. The Canadian Diabetes Association uses this money to fund research for a cure for diabetes, raise awareness about the seriousness of diabetes, educate those with diabetes on what they need to do to manage their disease, and send children living with diabetes to summer camps. People that wish to donate to us can either use one of our drop boxes located around town or call us to schedule a free pick up.