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Castanet Events


Friday, July 25

Benefits/Fundraisers


Salvation Army Foodbank Drive

Jul. 25 9:30 AM       Orchard Valley Retirement Residence, 2829-34th St. Vernon BC, Kelowna

Drop by with your Foodbank donation at the Orchard Valley Retirement Residence. Friday Juy 18th and 25th, between the hours of...

Comedy


Shakespeare Kelowna: Much Ado About Nothing

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Okanagan Villa Estate Winery Open-air Stage, 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Much Ado About Nothing: Director’s Notes This will be Shakespeare Kelowna’s third outdoor summer Shakespeare play at the...
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Jul. 25 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Opener James Ball Victoria, BC Dry, weird, and delightful, James has performed his brand of laidback one-liner standup on...

Concerts


Major Mambo at Soul De Cuba Cafe

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Soul De Cafe Cuba, 101-1180 Sunset Drive, Kelowna

SOUL DE CUBA CAFE presents Major Mambo (Latin Trio) and special guests Last Saturday of the month. 7-9pm #101-1180 Sunset...
Diamond in the Rough - Neil Diamond Tribute Show

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Schubert Centre, 3505-30th Avenue, Vernon

Enter Toronto singer Joey Purpura and his stunning vocal reproduction of Diamond's major repertoire with an uncanny and...

Courses/Workshops


Quilting in the Mountains

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Sun Peaks Resort, Sun Peaks Resort, Sun Peaks

Storm's Haven and Other Ocean Adventures with Dianne Jansson If you have already made a Storm at Sea Quilt or want a real...
tai chi drop-in sessions

Jul. 25 3:00 PM       Forest Green Man Lavender Farm, 620 Boothe Rd., Naramata, BC, Naramata

Take a break to do a set of 108 tai chi moves at the Lavender farm in Naramata. No instruction, but the moves will be "called"...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


The Coldstream Farmers Market

Jul. 25 2:30 PM       The Coldstream Farmers Market, 9909 Kalamalka Road, Coldstream

Due to overwhelming community support and demand, The Coldstream Farmers Market opens every Friday from 2:30 to 6pm throughout...
Lake Country Farmers Market

Jul. 25 3:00 PM       Swalwell Park , 10090 Bottom Wood Lake Road , Lake Country

We are a small vibrant market located in a grassy area in Swalwell Park beside the new Water Park. A variety of vendors that...
Downtown Vernon Avenue Market

Jul. 25 4:00 PM       Downtown Vernon, 30th Avenue, Vernon

Every Friday starting May 9th and ending September 26th. Catch up with friends, have a date night dinner or quality time with...
Summerland Farmer's Market

Jul. 25 5:00 PM       Memorial Park, Wharton Street, Summerland

Summerland Market is the place to be, On Tuesday morning there is lots to see! From jewelry to plants, home baking or...

Dances/Parties


Center of Gravity Weekend Party!

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Huge Center Gravity Weekend Celebration! Friday through Sunday Live Music & DJ Tony Dizon! Prizes!

Family Fun


Park Fun Zones in Lake Country

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Alternating between Reiswig and Kaloya Regional Parks, Reiswig Regional Park - Woodsdale Road / Kaloya Regional Park - Trask Road, Lake Country

Our Regional Parks staff wants to have some fun with you this summer. That’s why they’re gearing up for the Park Fun Zones...
Orchard Tours

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Davison Orchards Country Village & Gift Shop , 3111 Davison Road, Vernon

We've got a beautiful orchard and we'd love to share it with you! Johnny Popper Orchard tours are a great way to see the...
Pony Rides

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Willow Grove Riding School, 4720 Postill Dr, Kelowna

Pony Rides and Crafts at Williw Grove Riding School. Full summer camp and event schedule on our website:...
Small Animals of BC at Kelowna Museums

Jul. 25 11:30 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave. Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Friday Fun at Kelowna Museums Join our education team for Friday Fun during July and August. Perfect for all ages. Fridays...
Park & PLay - Jack Robertson Park

Jul. 25 5:00 PM       Jack Robertson Park, 1655 Willow Crescent, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Park & Play encourage families with children to be active during the summer months. With a focus on connecting neighbours to...
Pirates Of Atlantis - Midnight Madness

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Atlantis Waterslides, 7921 Greenhow Road, Vernon

Come join Atlantis Waterslides for Midnight Madness in 2014. We currently have TWO Midnight Madness events planned for the 2014...

Films & Movies


How to Train Your Dragon 2 & Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

How to Train Your Dragon 2 9pm & Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 11:15pm
Sutton Cinema Under The Stars - The Lego Movie

Jul. 25 9:30 PM       Polson Park, Polson Park, Vernon

Sutton Group - Lakefront Realty is pleased to announce that they will be hosting outdoor movie nights in Vernon again this...
FREE OUTDOOR MOVIE JULY 25

Jul. 25 9:30 PM       Polson Park, 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Our second of three Cinema Under The Stars this Friday July 25th in Polson Park! Concession by the BX pac! Grab some folks,...

FREE Seasonal Events


Alice In Chains Slot Tournament

Jul. 25 6:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 21 Lakeshore Drive West, Penticton

Register today for our FREE slot tournament on July 25th starting at 6pm. $500.00 in Free Slot play will be shared between 7...
Whirly Bird Friday's

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Penticton Lake city Casino, 21 Lakeshore Drive West, Penticton

Take a Whirl in our whirlwind machine for your chance to win Free Slot play, Barking Parrot gift cards, 20 minute massage on...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


Westside Artists exhibition at the RCA

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

The first annual exhibition from the Westside Artists Group, a diverse group of Artists from west of the bridge. Abstract,...
Double opening: Troy Nickle + Kelowna Comix

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, #103-421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna

The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art is pleased to invite you to the opening reception of Troy Nickle’s "Process, Place...

Kids Day Camps


Summer Karma Kids Day Camps

Jul. 25 9:00 AM       Get Bent Yoga, Dance & Wellness, 115-1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

*Good Deeds + Activities Kindness + Compassion* sprinkled with LOTS OF FUN! These five days will empower youth and develop...
T.G.I.F

Jul. 25 9:00 AM       Lake Country Boys & Girls Club, 3130 Berry Road, Lake Country

Thank Goodness It’s Friday! Come down to club for some awesome games and have fun with children from other Boys & Girls Clubs...
BCSPCA Summer Camp

Jul. 25 9:30 AM       BC SPCA, 3785 Casorso Rd, Kelowna

Summer is just around the corner... have you signed up for BC SPCA summer camp yet? We're hosting eight week-long camps at the...
Fired Up Fridays Boys and Girls Club Webber Road

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Webber Road, 2829 Inverness R.d., West Kelowna

Travel in our Club van to Peachland for a swim and picnic at Peachland Beach. Meet at Webber Road B & G Club. Bring a hat,...
Artragous

Jul. 25 12:30 PM       Lake Country Boys & Girls Club, 3130 Berry Road, Lake Country

Calling all crafty kids! This is not your typical art class. We’re going to try out the coolest “pinterest” inspired...
Movie 'n Swim Night

Jul. 25 5:30 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Good news, Mom and Dad! Friday date night is back! Get out on the town or enjoy an uninterrupted workout while your kids join...

Lectures/Talks


Heads Up: An Introducation to Brain Health

Jul. 25 1:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

Healthy aging is important for everyone, and it is essential not to forget the health of your brain as well! This workshop...

Live Music


Centre of Gravity

Jul. 25 12:00 PM       City Park, 1600 Abbott Street, Kelowna

The Okanagan’s biggest adrenaline-fueled sports and music festival is back for its 7th year, this time on a brand new...
Weekend Patio Music at the Barking Parrot

Jul. 25 5:30 PM       Barking Parrot Bar (The), 21 Lakeshore Dr W, Penticton

The Barking Parrot is the Okanagan's favorite patio. Join us this summer, every Friday and Saturday evening from 5:30pm -...
Piano Lounge with Tricia Dalgleish

Jul. 25 5:30 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

From captivating classical pieces such as Clair de Lune, to funky Latin numbers like Mas Que Nada, Tricia “covers the keys”.
Folk on the Grass

Jul. 25 6:00 PM       Mackie House, 7804 Kidston Road, Coldstream, Coldstream

For a magical summer evening enjoy the Summer Concert Series on the Mackie Lake House grounds. Kicking off the series will be...
ORA Presents: Rooftop BBQ with live Band!!

Jul. 25 6:00 PM       97 Street Social House, 2400 Hwy 97 North, Kelowna

ORA Kitchen & Bar Presents: Rooftop BBQ with Live Band 'One Night Only' No Cover Doors at 6pm to 8:30pm BBQ featuring:...
Parks Alive - Country

Jul. 25 6:30 PM       Kerry Park, 211 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

101.5 EZ Rock Theme Weekends July 25 & 26 - Country 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm - Kelowna Pride Stage, Kerry Park Donations:...
Music in the Park - Westbank Country Opry

Jul. 25 6:30 PM       Johnson Bentley Memorial Aquatic Centre, 3737 Old Okanagan Hwy, West Kelowna

The District of West Kelowna’s popular Music in the Park free summer concert series continues Friday, July 25 at West...
Lille Gard Music and Arts Festival 25 -27th July

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Bottega Farm Inn, 4485 Sallows Rd, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Lille Gard festival is a family friendly music and arts festival held at Bottega Farm Inn in the hills of S.E. Kelowna. Fri...
Gorden James at Parks Alive

Jul. 25 7:45 PM       Kerry Park, 211 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

Gorden James, as seen on CMT's "Big In A Small Town", will be performing with Mike "the Machine" Mueller, at Parks Alive for...
Michael Kaeshammer

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Michael Kaeshammer Visit website for full details.
Frankie Mcqueen Live

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Frankie McQueen is a Calgary based power blues trio. $5
Live in the Lounge

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Mick Cretney Live in the Lounge
Easy Fix plays the Vernon Lake City Casino

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 4900 Anderson Way, Vernon, BC , Vernon

Easy Fix, the Okanagan's Premiere Dance band, plays the Vernon Lake City Casino this Friday night - for one night only! Come...

Meetings


BNI Business Achievers

Jul. 25 7:00 AM       Perkins Restaurant Kelowna, 2170 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Hello there, We are looking to expand our BNI networking group and are looking for the following occupations to come join us...
Springvalley Secondary 30 year Grad Reunion 1984

Jul. 25 6:00 PM       Rusty's Steakhouse, 1 - 1525 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

Grad reunion for Springvalley Secondary school graduating class 1984...meet and greet at Rusty's steakhouse 7pm
Johny V

Jul. 25 6:00 PM       Yellow House Restaurant (The) , 526 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Johny V Visit website for full details and exact times.

Non-Profit Programs


Youth Beach Drop In & BBQ

Jul. 25 2:30 PM       Lake Country Boys & Girls Club, 3130 Berry Road, Lake Country

A great place to meet your friends or make new ones! Play a game of beach volleyball then relax with an optional barbecue...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Friday Night Whites

Jul. 25 4:00 PM       Chop Steakhouse and Bar, 2125 Enterprise Way, Kelowna

Join us in he Bar at Chop Steakhouse for Friday Night Whites. This all white event features wine tasters double drink special,...
Dustin McGifford & Annie Scott

Jul. 25 5:30 PM       Barking Parrot Bar (The), 21 Lakeshore Dr W, Penticton

Hot Summer Patio Music with Dustin McGifford & Annie Scott 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Karaoke with DJ Skye - Penticton

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Time: 8pm - 11pm
SHANNON GAYE & KRISTIAN ALEXANDROV

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

SHANNON GAYE & KRISTIAN ALEXANDROV - an evening of groove inspired melodic soul, R&B and jazz with a vocal prowess that will...
Linus

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

Doors open @ 8pm Cover: $5
DJ InviZible

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

DJ InviZible
One Night Only LIVE in Concert

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       97 Street Social House, 2400 Hwy 97 North, Kelowna

8pm - 11pm
Flashback Fridays

Jul. 25 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! DRINK SPECIALS: $3.50...
DJ NIGHTS

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Social 242 Lounge and Grill, 242 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday Night join us at Social for some serious killer tunes! DJ Wolfhous @ 9PM in the Social...
Young 'Uns

Jul. 25 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: Young...
In The Mix

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Moxies Grill & Bar, 1730 Cooper Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Friday Nights @ Moxie's The famous DJ Invisible! 9pm - 1am
Frankie McQueen

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Formed in 2007, Frankie McQueen is a blues-heavy rock n’ roll trio from Calgary, Alberta. They bring you back to the roots of...
HipHop RnB Reggae

Jul. 25 9:00 PM       Flashbacks Nite Club, 1268 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Visit website for full details.

Pre-registration Annual Community Fundraiser


Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon - Volunteers Needed

Jul. 25 12:00 PM       Kelowna, Kelowna, Kelowna

The 32nd annual Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon takes place August 15-17 starting and ending in Downtown Kelowna. We have...

Sports


UBC Okanagan Soccer Camp

Jul. 25 9:00 AM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

Heat Soccer Camps focus on teaching the fundamentals of soccer through a challenging and positive environment. Emphasis will be...

Theatre/Performance


Shakespeare at The Villa: Much Ado About Nothing

Jul. 25 7:00 PM       Okanagan Villa Estate Winery Open-air Stage, 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

Presented by Castanet Media Shakespeare Kelowna Presents William Shakespeare's Romantic Comedy: Much Ado About Nothing...
THE TRAGICAL COMEDY OF PUNCH & JUDY

Jul. 25 7:30 PM       Caravan Farm Theatre, 4886 Salmon River Road, Armstrong

CARAVAN FARM THEATRE THE TRAGICAL COMEDY OF PUNCH & JUDY By Jacob Richmond Music by Hank Pine This Summer, Caravan Farm...
Joseph Stein's "Fiddler on the Roof"

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Synopsis In the little village of Anatevka, Tevye, a poor dairyman, tries to instill in his five daughters the traditions of...
Theatre Under the Stars: 2014 Season

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       The Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park, 610 Pipeline Rd, Vancouver

Theatre Under the Stars presents a pair of toe-tapping, laugh-inducing productions this summer with Shrek: The Musical and...
Caught in the Net-A Many Hats Production

Jul. 25 8:00 PM       Cannery Stage, 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Many Hats Theatre Company is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for Caught in the Net the third show in their...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting @ Road 13

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Road 13 Vineyards, 799 Ponderosa Road, Road 13, Oliver

We are open 7 days a week 10:00am-5:30pm. Tasting fee is $3.00/per person in the castle tasting room. $10.00/per person...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue

Jul. 25 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,...
Wine Tasting @ Meadow Vista Honey Wines

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines Artisan Farm, 3975 June Springs Rd SE Kelowna, Kelowna

Meadow Vista Honey Wines is the Okanagan Valley's premier honey winery, producing Canada’s only organic sparkling honey wine....
Wine Tasting @ Kalala Organic Estate Winery

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Kalala Organic Estate Winery, 3361 Glencoe Road, West Kelowna

Hours: 10am - 6pm *including holidays Our tastings are complimentary. There is a $3.00 donation per tasting for our...
Wine Tasting @ House of Rose Winery

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Rd, Kelowna

House of Rose Winery is home to Hot Flash, Cool Splash, A Senior Moment and other smooth, fruit forward wines. Hours: 10am...
Rollingdale Winery - Wine Tasting

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Rollingdale Winery, 2306 Hayman Road West Kelowna, BC, West Kelowna

At Rollingdale Winery we craft fine wine from the finest vineyards in the Okanagan Valley of BC. When possible our wines bear...
Dirty Laundry Vineyards - Wine Tasting

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Dirty Laundry Vineyards Ltd, 7311 Fiske St, Summerland, BC, Summerland

Now Open Daily! Wine shop is now open 7 days a week 10-5 for your tasting & shopping pleasure. Come up and see us sometime......
Thornhaven Estates - Wine Tasting

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Thornhaven Estate Winery, 6816 Andrew Ave, Summerland, BC , Summerland

Our Wineshop hours are from 10am-5pm 7 days a week. Elevated on the slopes of Little Giant’s Head Mountain, a rocky,...
Sleeping Giant Fruit Winery - Wine Tasting

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       Sleeping Giant Fruit Winery, 6206 Canyon View Road, Summerland

Wine Tastings available year-round We are open every day with the exception of Remembrance Day, Christmas and New Year’s...
Wine Tasting @ CedarCreek Estate Winery

Jul. 25 10:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Wine Tastings: May 1st through October 14th - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Daily The Tasting Bar is open daily offering a...
Wine Tasting at 50th Parallel Estate

Jul. 25 10:30 AM       50th Parallel Estate Winery, 170101 Terrace View Rd, Lake Country

Set in the heart of Okanagan Wine Country in British Columbia, Canada, 50th Parallel Estate is a majestic 61-acre site near the...
The Vibrant Vine - Wine Tasting

Jul. 25 11:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Okanagan Villa Estate Winery & The Vibrant Vine Tasting Room VISIT BC’s Most Artfully Entertaining Winery this summer!...
The View Winery - Tastings & Vine Tingling Experience

Jul. 25 11:30 AM       The View Winery, #1-2287 Ward Road Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Wine Shop and Tasting Room Hours: Open Daily May 1st – Oct 15th Hours: 11:30am – 7:00pm We also offer the Vine...
Extreme Bocce at the Farm

Jul. 25 5:00 PM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines, 3975 June Springs Rd SE Kelowna, Kelowna

Quando? Almost as good as being in Italy, come hang out on our piccolo agricola. Bring some friends, grab a bocce set and a...