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Saturday, August 23

Benefits/Fundraisers


Bootcamp to make a difference!

Aug. 23 10:00 AM       Pacific Top Team Martial Arts, #3-1745 Spall Road, Kelowna BC, Kelowna

Come in on Saturday morning 10:00-11:00am and train with us! We train hard focusing in strength, endurance, and cardio while...

Car Shows


EVE OF DESTRUCTION

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Penticton Speedway, 2070 Carmi Road, Penticton

EVE OF DESTRUCTION Hornets, Street Stocks, Okanagan Dwarf Car Club & Hit to Pass Eve of Destruction Sponsored by: Canadian Tire

Comedy


Comedy Bloodsport

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Kelowna's favourite night of comedy is back! Comedy Bloodsport pits the best local comics head to head in a battle for prizes...

Competitions/Awards


KTown Showdown

Aug. 23 2:00 PM       Urban Distilleries, 325 Bay Ave, Kelowna, Kelowna

This is the must attend event of the summer, August 23rd, 2014. Join us as top professional Okanagan chefs battle it out over...
K-Town Showdown Playing with Fire

Aug. 23 2:00 PM       Urban Distilleries, 6-325 Bay Avenue, Kelowna

This is the must attend event of the summer! Join us as professional Okanagan chefs battle it out over grills in the August...
League of Lengends Tournament

Aug. 23 6:00 PM       Centre for Arts and Technology, 100-1632 Dickson Ave, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Combine your quick reflexes and competitive spirit at the First Annual Centre for Arts and Technology League of Legends...

Concerts


Ponderosa Arts & Music Festival

Aug. 23 12:00 PM       Ponderosa Arts & Music Festival, HWY-33 and HWY-3, Rock Creek

ARTS - MUSIC - FRESHNESS Artist Line-up includes: BLOUSE BRAIDS FRANKIE GAY NINETIES GOOD FOR GRAPES ICELANDIA and...
West Kelowna World Music Festival

Aug. 23 5:00 PM       Memorial Park behind the Johnson Bentley Memorial Aquatic Centre, 3737 Old Okanagan Hwy, West Kelowna

The District of West Kelowna and Creative Okanagan are proud to present: West Kelowna World Music Festival This exciting...
Rann Berry & The One Hit Wonders Show

Aug. 23 7:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Rann Berry & The One Hit Wonders Show "Remember Lulu....... We Do!" Date: Saturday, August 23 (7:30 PM)...
KELOWNA'S # 1 SUMMER SHOW - THE ONE HIT WONDERS

Aug. 23 7:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Kelowna's # 1 Summer show returns to the Kelowna Community Theatre. The 60's and 70s never looked, or sounded so good....
Gipsy Kings - 25th Anniversary Tour

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       WestJet Concert Stage at the PNE Amphitheatre, WestJet Concert Stage at the PNE Amphitheatre, Vancouver

For full details or to purchase tickets visit website.
Wendell Ferguson

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Okanagan College Campus Theatre, 7000 College Way Vernon BC, Vernon

Multi award winning guitar player, Wendell Ferguson plays a solo concert at the Okanagan College Campus Theatre in Vernon,...

Courses/Workshops


Emily Carr At The Shatford with Karen Yurkovich!

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Shatford Centre, 760 Main Street, Penticton, BC, Penticton

We have bursaries available for students to take this worthwhile accredited course. Join us for 6 days of amazing...
Canning Demo

Aug. 23 1:00 PM       Davison Orchards Country Village & Gift Shop , 3111 Davison Road, Vernon

The Davison girls will be doing canning demonstrations in front of the market again this year. Come by and say hello and see...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Kelowna Farmers' & Crafters' Market

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Farmers Market, Springfield Road and Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

Every Wednesday and Saturday from 8am-1pm from April to October on the corner of Dilworth and Springfield.
Kamloops Farmers' Market

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Kamloops Farmers' Market, 200 block of St Paul St. , Kamloops

The purpose of the Kamloops Regional Farmers' Market Society (KRFMS)to encourage, support and provide an outlet for local...
Armstrong Farmers' Market

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Armstrong Farmers' Market, 3371 Pleasant Valley Road, Armstrong

We MAKE it, BAKE it, or GROW it right here in the Heart of Country! OPEN Every Saturday April until October 8:00am -...
Westbank Farmers' Market

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Westridge Shopping Centre, Main Street and Elliott Road, Westbank, West Kelowna

Come to the Westbank Farmers' Market every Saturday to find the freshest local fruit, veggies...as well as bread, preserves and...
Penticton Farmers' Market

Aug. 23 8:30 AM       Penticton Farmers' Market, 100 Block Main St., Penticton, Penticton

Fresh from the farm every Saturday. 8:30am - 1:00pm
Westbank Farmers' Market

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Westbank Farmers' Market, Corner of Main Street and Elliott Road, West Kelowna

Join us for the best vendors in the Okanagan, FREE weekly entertainment and lots of great surprises. 9:00am - 1:00pm
KITTENS ADOPTION

Aug. 23 10:00 AM       Buckerfield's, 103 - 1889 Springfield Road, Kelowna

Adoption of kittens rescued and fostered by Okanagan Humane Soc.(registered charity without shelter, office or paid staff) at...
Art Festival & "A Splash of Red"

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Caetani Cultural Centre , 3401 Pleasant Valley Road, Vernon

Join the Caetani Centre for a celebration of all things art! The inaugural Caetani Art Festival kicks off on Thursday night,...
The 6th Annual Riot on the Roof

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Vernon Public Art Gallery, 3228 31st Avenue, Vernon

VPAG and title sponsor Dianna Robertson of Murphy Battista present the 6th annual Riot on the Roof! A celebration of...

Family Fun


Orchard Tours

Aug. 23 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...
Okanagan Falls Family Day BBQ - Show & Shine

Aug. 23 10:00 AM       Okanagan Falls, 5009 12th Ave, Okanagan Falls

Okanagan Falls annual Family BBQ and Show & Shine event. This years entertainment will be Jeff Bodner Essence of Elvis will...
Summer Storytime @ ORL Vernon Branch

Aug. 23 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Vernon), 2800-30th Avenue, Vernon

Summer Storytime at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library Mondays and Saturdays at 10:30 am from July 5th until...
Historical Society Old Fashion Family Social

Aug. 23 11:00 AM       Father Pandosy Mission, 3685 Benvoulin Rd, Kelowna

The Okanagan Historical Society, Kelowna Branch, will be hosting an Old Fashioned Family Social at the Father Pandsoy Mission...
Trail Rides @ O'Keefe Ranch

Aug. 23 12:00 PM       O'Keefe Ranch, 9380 Hwy 97N, Vernon

Saddle up for an O'Keefe Ranch Tour experience on horseback! Trail rides Thursday to Sunday During July & August 12:00, 2:00...
Saturday Serious Fun @ OK Science Centre

Aug. 23 1:00 PM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Drop in to the Okanagan Science Center for a special live science program every Saturday at 1:00 pm this summer. our...
Back to School Bash!

Aug. 23 5:30 PM       Parkinson Rec Center, 1800 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

WE NEED YOUR HELP! GOT CLOTHES? CAN YOU CUT HAIR? We need We are having out annual Back to School Bash Saturday, August...

Films & Movies


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles & Hercules

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Rated PG ~ Shows at 8:00pm (Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner) ~ PLUS ~...

FREE Seasonal Events


Keenfit Pole Walking Clinic & Club

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Mission Creek Regional Park, 2363 A Springfield Road, Kelowna

Why? 30 mins of Pole Walking = 50 mins of Regular Walking Increase calorie burn by up to 48% Pole Walking takes 26% impact...
Gibson House Tours

Aug. 23 12:00 PM       Gibson Heritage House, Kopje Regional Park, Carrs Landing Road, Lake Country

Delve into a bit of local history at the Gibson Heritage House in Kopje Regional Park on Carrs Landing Road in Lake Country....

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


ART IN THE PARK, Rotary Park by the Lake

Aug. 23 10:00 AM       Rotary Park, Beach, Boucherie Road and Carrall Road, West Kelowna

Art in the Park Redux at Rotary Park, Boucherie Road & Carrall Road this Saturday, August 23rd Is back at the its original...
6th Annual Riot on the Roof

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Vernon Public Art Gallery, 3228 31st Avenue, Vernon

Riot on the Roof is designed to encourage youth ages 16-25 to interact with the arts and cultural community of the Okanagan,...

Kids Day Camps


Weekend Boredom Busters: Alien Invasion

Aug. 23 1:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Don’t let your kids suffer from the “I’m Bored” Blues! Come out to H2O for our theme afternoons where your child can...

Lectures/Talks


REPTILES! Presentation by The Bug Guys

Aug. 23 10:00 AM       Greater Vernon Museum & Archives, 3009-32nd Ave. Vernon, BC, V1T 2L8, Vernon

Calling all bug and reptile lovers of all ages! Don’t miss this opportunity to see these bizarre, beautiful, and fascinating...

Live Music


The Creeks

Aug. 23 1:00 PM       Dirty Laundry Vineyards Ltd, 7311 Fiske St, Summerland, BC, Summerland

The Creeks - Playing on the DLV Patio from 1-4 pm.
Neil Young Tribute

Aug. 23 1:00 PM       Thornhaven Estate Winery, 6816 Andrew Ave, Summerland, BC , Summerland

All live entertainment events run from 1:00pm to 4:30pm and are first come first serve (no reservations). Grab one of our...
Honest Woods

Aug. 23 1:30 PM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

VIBES AT THE VINE - SUMMER MUSIC FEST 2014 Presented by Q103 Weekend Concerts at The Vibrant Vine! Performing today:...
Parks Alive - Eclectic

Aug. 23 6:30 PM       Kerry Park, 211 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

101.5 EZ Rock Theme Weekends August 22 & 23 - Eclectic 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm - Kelowna Pride Stage, Kerry Park Donations:...
Andrew Allen at Ex Nihilo

Aug. 23 6:45 PM       Ex Nihilo Vineyards, 1525 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Enjoy the original music of Andrew Allen at Ex Nihilo's picturesque lake view vineyard site. Allen is best known for his radio...
Riot on the Roof

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Vernon Public Art Gallery, 3228 31st Avenue, Vernon

The 6th Annual Riot on the Roof @ the Downtown Vernon Parkade Roof Top Riot on the Roof is an amazing night of alternative...
TK & the Honey Badgers

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       River Rocks Bistro, 409 Cliff Avenue, Enderby

TK & the Honeybadgers will perform at River Rocks Bistro this Saturday – music starts at 7:00 pm – $10 Cover – 409 Cliff...
Live Entertainment and Specials all Weekend Long!!

Aug. 23 7:00 PM       Cabana Grille, 3799 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Cabana bar and Grille proudly presents live music all weekend long! Thursday- Mick Cretney's acoustic stylings Friday- DJ...
Wendell Ferguson

Aug. 23 7:15 PM       Okanagan College Vernon Campus , 7000 College Way Vernon BC, Vernon

Vernon Folk-Roots Music Society is proud to present Wendell Ferguson from Toronto, Ontario. Wendell has won the Canadian...
THE TRIPS

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

THE TRIPS - original and familiar songs given a fresh bluegrass treatment by a hugely talented band who really know how to show...
Karaoke Night !!!

Aug. 23 8:30 PM       Creekside Pub & Grill, 3929 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Probably the best thing that can happen on a Saturday Night in Kelowna!!! Come down and show off your singing talent or just...
Live in the Lounge

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Floyd Vedan live in the lounge.

Non-Profit Programs


Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinic

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic, 1865 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

Rally your friends and family this weekend and come and donate at our Kelowna Clinic on Saturday between 9 am - 5pm. ITS IN YOU...
What's Your Blood Type

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Orchard Park Mall, 2271 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Canadian Blood Services will host a What's Your Blood Type Event at Orchard Park Mall on Saturday, August 23rd from 9 am - 6pm....
Central Okanagan Singles

Aug. 23 12:30 PM       Mission Creek Park, Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Are you new to Kelowna or looking to make new friends? If so, mark this date on your calendar! It’s CENTRAL OKANAGAN...
Central Okanagan Singles

Aug. 23 12:30 PM       Mission Creek Park, Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Are you new to Kelowna or looking to make new friends? If so, mark this date on your calendar! It’s CENTRAL OKANAGAN...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Vernon Adult Book Club

Aug. 23 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Vernon), 2800 30th Avenue, Vernon

Vernon Branch invites you to read Steinbeck's classic novel of the depression, The Grapes of Wrath and to join us for a lively,...

Pubs & Nightclubs


LIVE MUSIC by Honest Woods

Aug. 23 7:30 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Join us for Live Music Saturdays! No cover charge. $4.25 Highballs & $3.49 Hand Crafted Lager Prime Rib Dinner starting...
Live Music Saturdays

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Neighbours Pub, 105-3099 Shannon Lake Road , West Kelowna

Each week we have a new band playing all genres of music! 8pm - 11pm To find out whose will be on stage this week please...
DJ InviZible

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

DJ InviZible
JimmyLeGuillouxBand

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

Doors open at 8pm $5 Cover
Country Music Saturdays

Aug. 23 8:00 PM       Longhorn Pub, 4513 - 25 Avenue, Vernon

Country Music DJ Saturday Nights 8pm - 12am
LEGENDARY SATURDAYS

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Flashbacks Nite Club, 1268 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Join DJ BMACK Saturday nights with a mix of today's top music along with your requests for your favourite tunes. Open...
DJ NIGHTS

Aug. 23 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...
Radio Lifeline

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

This weekend live on our stage! Radio Lifeline plays a variety om music to suit any event demographic. They bring an energetic...
Zamboni Brothers

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Fridays & Saturdays - Always someone different, always something great! This weekend: Zamboni Brothers
Rumpus Room Dance Party

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Social Dance This Saturday Rumpus Room Spinning tunes from the 50′s to the 80′s @ fernandos again! If you were here last...
Comedy Bloodsport

Aug. 23 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Don't miss Kelowna's favourite stand up comedy event. Stand up comedians compete for the approval of the audience and some...
MILO & OTIS

Aug. 23 9:30 PM       Sapphire Nightclub, 238 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Blueprint Events Presents…The Saturday Night Kelowna has been waiting for… Join the Okanagan’s Best DJ’s and 500+ of...

Pre-registration Annual Community Fundraiser


KSER SCHOLARSHIP GOLF FUNDRAISER

Aug. 23 12:00 PM       Gallagher's Canyon Golf Club, 4320 W Gallaghers Drive, Kelowna

Where: Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Clubkser-scholarship-badge When: August 28th, 2014 – 1pm shotgun start Fee:...

Sports


Pickleball Tournament

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Peachland Community Centre, 4450 - 6th Street, Peachland

Peachland Round Robin Pickleball Tournament Sanctioned by Pickleball Canada Peachland Recreation Centre, 4450 6th Street,...
Trek Dirt Series Women's Bike Camp

Aug. 23 8:00 AM       Silver Star Mountain Resort, 123 Shortt Street, Silver Star Mountain, Vernon

If you're looking to learn new skills, increase your confidence on a bike, or simply enjoy the sport like never before - then...
Friendly Fire beach volleyball tournament

Aug. 23 9:00 AM       Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

Urban Rec Kelowna is host a beach volleyball tournament!! Recreational 6 on 6 in the morning ($75 a team) and Intermediate 4 on...
Hike BX Falls in Vernon with HikingAddiction

Aug. 23 4:00 PM       BX Falls, Star Rd, Vernon,BC, Kelowna

HikingAddiction is a group geared to engaging young adults 18 to 39 out in the vast array of unique trails that the Okanagan...

Theatre/Performance


Legally Blonde - The Musical

Aug. 23 6:30 PM       Bumbershoot Children's Theatre, 125-1295 Cannery Lane, Kelowna

Harvard's beloved blonde takes the stage by pink storm in this fun, upbeat musical about self-discovery. Based on the adored...
THE TRAGICAL COMEDY OF PUNCH & JUDY

Aug. 23 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...
Legally Blonde: The Musical

Aug. 23 7:30 PM       Mary Irwin Theatre (Rotary Centre), 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna

Harvard's beloved blonde takes the stage by pink storm in this fun, upbeat musical about self-discovery. Based on the adored...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Aug. 23 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 Tasting @ Road 13

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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...
Yoga at the Farm

Aug. 23 11:00 AM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines Artisan Farm, 3975 June Springs Rd SE , Kelowna

Fresh air, sunshine and the gentle sounds of nature can really help ground you and bring you down to Earth. We love yoga and we...
The Vibrant Vine - Wine Tasting

Aug. 23 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

Aug. 23 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...