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Friday, December 19

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Free Public Skating - Stuart Park Rink

Dec. 19 6:00 AM       Stuart Park Rink, 1414 Water Street, Kelowna

Ages: All Free Public Skating - Weather & Maintenance Permitting* 6:00am - 11:00pm *Schedule is subject to change...
Santa Visits Orchard Park Shopping Centre

Dec. 19 10:00 AM       Orchard Park Shopping Centre, 2271 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 3:00pm / 4:00pm – 8:00pm Sunday, 10:00am – 4:00pm Christmas Eve, 10:00am – 2:00pm...
Bright Nights Train and Plaza at Stanley Park

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Stanley Park, Stanley Park, Vancouver

Open Until January 4 (Closed on Christmas Day) During the holiday season, the Bright Nights Train and Plaza at Stanley Park...
15th Annual United Way Festival of Trees (Vernon)

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Best Western Vernon, 3914 32nd Street, Vernon

The beautiful trees of the Festival of Trees are on display at the Best Western Vernon Lodge until Jan.5. Drop in to get ideas...
New Vintage Theatre presents A Christmas Carol

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Creekside Theatre, 10241 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

Come and see this beautiful classic Dickens play in the lovely Creekside Theatre, perfect for the whole family!
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Dec. 19 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Brett Martin Vancouver, BC Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national...

Concerts


O Sing to the Child

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1130 Springfield Rd., Kelowna

St. Paul's United Church featuring the St. Paul's Choir, Men's Chorus, Gospel Praise and SongShine Singers - all directed by...
OSO Presents: Yuletide Brass (Christmas Special)

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

We shine the spotlight on the OSO brass section featuring our own Fish on Five Brass Quintet. These players take their name...
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Dec. 19 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Brett Martin Vancouver, BC Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national...
Live in the Lounge

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Live in the Lounge presents John Noren.

Theatre


The Contest of the Winds

Dec. 19 4:00 PM       Caravan Farm Theatre, 4886 Salmon River Rd, Armstrong

The Contest of the Winds is the story of Grandpa Joes, a respected Interior Salish storyteller. His grandson, Sonny Boy, not...
A Christmas Carol

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Creekside Theatre, 10241 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

Come join us for this beloved holiday tradition “A Christmas Carol”. The New Vintage Theatre Company’s hit play from last...
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Dec. 19 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Brett Martin Vancouver, BC Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national...

Comedy


Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Dec. 19 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Brett Martin Vancouver, BC Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national...
Gifts For Him presents the Roast of Santa

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Gifts for Him is proud to present the Roast of Santa. Some of Kelowna's finest stand up comedians let the jolly old fat guy...

Wineries


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Dec. 19 9:00 AM       Sandhill Winery, 1125 Richter St, Kelowna

Open Daily 9 am to 6 pm Our Urban Winery is now open in the heart of Downtown Kelowna. Join us at the tasting room bar to...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue

Dec. 19 10:00 AM       Intrique Wines, 2291 Goldie Rd, Lake Country

Intrigue Wines, located just off Oceola Rd in Lake Country, invites you to visit our tasting room for complimentary tastings,...
Gray Monk Estate Winery - Wine Tastings

Dec. 19 10:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Complimentary Tastings are available daily. We are pleased to offer 4 wines for your enjoyment. Selections change daily and...
Wine Tasting @ Road 13

Dec. 19 11:00 AM       Road 13 Vineyards, 799 Ponderosa Road, Road 13, Oliver

We are open 6 days a week from November to Easter. Monday to Saturday 11:00am to 4:00pm, closed Sundays and Holidays...
Wine Tasting @ CedarCreek Estate Winery

Dec. 19 11:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

CedarCreek Estate Winery is located 20 minutes from downtown Kelowna – making it an ideal destination for locals and those...
Christmas Cocktails with Okanagan Spirits

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery, 2920 28th Ave , Vernon

Three themed cocktails, Appetizers and Holiday Cheer hosted in our Craft Distillery

Pubs/Clubs


Sabrina Weeks

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Barside Lounge & Grill, 1250 Halston Avenue, Kamloops

7-10PM 19+
Karaoke with DJ Skye - Fridays

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Time: 8pm - 11pm
Shane Koyszan

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Shane Koyczan is an award winning Canadian Poet, Author and Performer. Tickets $30 Visit website for full details.
The Goods

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

The Goods $5
FIGHTING ORANGE

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

FIGHTING ORANGE - harmonious acoustic duo featuring Dave Beaton and Peter Glockner workin' their way through a heap of great...
Friday Night All Request DJ

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Longhorn Pub, 4513 - 25 Avenue, Vernon

Friday Night All Request with DJ Graves 8pm - 12am
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Dec. 19 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Brett Martin Vancouver, BC Brett Martin is rising Canadian Comedy star. Having recently shot his first national...
Flashback Fridays

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Flashbacks Nite Club, 1268 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Come kick it with Flashbacks with a mix of premium Hip Hop, RnB, Reggae and Dancehall. NO COVER! OPEN 9pm - 2am
FEEL GOOD Fridays

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Social 242 Lounge and Grill, 242 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Start the weekend off right with DJ Baemont! Visit website for full details.
Papa Wheely

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

This weekend on our stage! One of the hottest cover bands in Okanagan! 9pm
TACKY CHRISTMAS SWEATER PARTY

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Turtle Bay Pub, 2850 Woodsdale Rd, Lake Country, BC, Lake Country

TIS THE SEASON... FOR TACKY CHRISTMAS SWEATERS, RUM 'N' EGGNOG AND BELTING OUT THOSE FAVORITE CHRISTMAS TUNES ON A KARAOKE MACHINE
Jimmy LeGuilloux

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Friday and Saturdays: Always someone different, always something great! Usually a $5.00 cover charge. This weekend: Jimmy...
Devon Coyote

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Hometown boys once again bring their foot-stompin roots rock to Doc’s See you there!
MKOK live @Fernando’s

Dec. 19 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

One of our all time favs My Kind of Karma Originally from the small town of Bowmanville, Ontario, “My Kind of Karma” is a 4...
DIVA Fridays

Dec. 19 9:30 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Ladies ... Let us help you forget about your work week woes. Throw on those heels! Doll up & Diva out! Free Cover for...

Dances/Parties


Twisted Salsa FRIDAY

Dec. 19 8:00 PM       Habitat (The), 248 Leon Ave, Kelowna

FRIDAY FRIDAY FRIDAY! Latinesque Dance Studio presents December's only Twisted Salsa Friday at the Habitat! Join us this...

Crafts/Markets


Artsolutely

Dec. 19 9:00 AM       Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Highway 6, Vernon

25 of the Okanagans finest artisans for 24 days. Stop by Artsolutely at the Vernon Community Arts Centre in Polson Park. Mon...
The Vernon Indoor Farmers Market

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Come visit all your favorite regular vendors all winter long. Stock up with fresh Produce, Gourmet Cheeses, Delicious Baking,...
Vernon Indoor Farmer's Market

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Come visit all your favorite regular vendors all winter long. Stock up with fresh Produce, Gourmet Cheeses, Delicious Baking,...
Shopping Open House - Scarf Mama + More!

Dec. 19 4:30 PM       Scarf Mama, Glenmore rd., Kelowna

Scarf Mama is having a Scarf & Leg Warmer party! A fun evening with appys and more. Jamberry Nails, Scentsy and Agnes & Dora...

Art/Exhibitions


Icelandic Sculptor Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir

Dec. 19 11:00 AM       Mission Hil Family Estate Winery, 1730 Mission Hill Estate Winery, Kelowna

Mission Hill presents "Encounters with Iceland,' a major sculpture exhibition featuring 42 life size works of acclaimed...
5th Annual Under 100 Exhibition Fundraiser

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Lake Country Art Gallery, 10356A Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

Featuring small, affordable works by over 50 Okanagan artists. *All proceeds from sales go to the Artists and to support the...

Sports


Public Skate - CNC

Dec. 19 6:30 PM       Capital News Centre, 4105 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Ages: All 6:30pm - 7:45pm *Schedule is subject to change without notice. Please call the public Skating Hotline for up to...
Penticton Vees VS West Kelowna Warriors

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       South Okanagan Events Centre, 853 Eckhardt Ave. West , Penticton

Penticton Vees VS West Kelowna Warriors 7pm

Family Fun


Wednesday Night is Family Night

Dec. 19 12:00 AM       Kelowna Curling Club, 551 Recreation Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Every Wednesday from 4p to 8p the Kelowna Curling Club is offering a family pack which includes 1 hour ice time for four people...
Christmas Special @ ORL Vernon

Dec. 19 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Spend some time with your wee ones at the Christmas Special at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Friday...
Kids Karaoke Contest @ JJ's Diner

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       JJ's Diner, 573 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna , Kelowna

Every Friday is Karaoke and just for fun we have a contest for kids to compete in the Finale Dec. 19, 2014. Every time you...
Lego Time @ ORL Peachland Branch

Dec. 19 3:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, #40 - 5500 Clements Crescent, Peachland

Back by popular demand – Lego Time at the Peachland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Fridays from 3:00pm to...
Rotary Festival of Lights

Dec. 19 3:00 PM       Kerry Park, 1480 Mill Street, Kelowna

A fun Christmas light display for the entire family. This annual event is a cooperative effort by all the Rotary Clubs in...
Family Après Ski

Dec. 19 4:00 PM       Big White Ski Resort, 5315 Big White Road, Kelowna

After a full day on the slopes with the family, head down to the relaxing family friendly atmosphere of the Moose Lounge in the...
Summerland Christmas Express

Dec. 19 5:00 PM       Kettle Valley Steam Railway, 18404 Bathville Road, Summerland

It’s become an Okanagan family tradition to celebrate the magic of Christmas with a ride on the Kettle Valley Steam Railway's...
Summerland Christmas Express

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Kettle Valley Steam Railway, 18404 Bathville Road, Summerland

It’s become an Okanagan family tradition to celebrate the magic of Christmas with a ride on the Kettle Valley Steam Railway's...

Religious


O Sing to the Child

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1130 Springfield Rd., Kelowna

St. Paul's United Church featuring the St. Paul's Choir, Men's Chorus, Gospel Praise and SongShine Singers - all directed by...

Non-Profit


Teen Drop-in

Dec. 19 1:00 PM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Club, 2829 Inverness Rd, West Kelowna, BC, West Kelowna

Teen's getting bored of sitting at home? Come hang out with us at the Webber Road Boys & Girls Club! We have awesome free...

Fundraisers


Santa Paws

Dec. 19 12:00 AM       MC College , #100 1875 Spall Road, Kelowna

From December 1-December 23, receive 15% off salon and spa services when you drop off your Canadian Tire money at Kelowna MC...
Tis the Season: in support of Kelowna Food Bank

Dec. 19 9:00 AM       MC College, #100, 1875 Spall Road , Kelowna

Donate any non-perishable food item and receive 15% off Salon and Spa services at MC College!
5th Annual Festival of Trees

Dec. 19 10:00 AM       Nk'Mip Cellars, 1400 Rancher Creek Road, Osoyoos

Visit this terrific fundraiser for BC Children's Hospital Foundation with 30 fabulous trees on display from November 22nd to...
Annual Under $300 Sale

Dec. 19 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

The Penticton Art Gallery currently has on display over 200 art works created by regional artists - both professional and...
Money Tree Raffle

Dec. 19 12:00 PM       Penticton Regional Hospial, 101-74 Wade Ave. E, Penticton

Raising funds to help improve Comfort & Care at Penticton Regional Hospital tickets 3/$5 Ist Prize:$500, 2nd Prize One night...
Dance The Night Away For The Food Bank

Dec. 19 7:00 PM       Schubert Centre, 3505-30th Avenue, Vernon

The Okanagan Valley Big Band Dec 19, 2014 at the Schubert Centre. Doors open at 7:00 PM and dance starts at 8:00 PM. $10.00...