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Friday, March 27

Seasonal


SHOWDOWN THROWDOWN HOEDOWN 2015

Mar. 27 9:00 AM       Silver Star Mountain Resort, 123 Shortt Street, Silver Star Mountain, Vernon

The Showdown is back for its 10th year and is bigger than ever! Part of the Canadian Open Tour, the Showdown is a fully...

Concerts


Dew Tour Am Series

Mar. 27 8:30 AM       Sun Peaks Resort, 1280 Alpine Road, Sun Peaks

Join Mountain Dew for a weekend of skiing, snowboarding, and live music in Sun Peaks. Alongside the Dew Tour Am Series...
Minds and Music - Octagon classical musical ensemble

Mar. 27 12:30 PM       UBC Okanagan - University Centre Ballroom, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

Take eight passionate and talented musicians; combine them with UBC Okanagan’s annual Minds and Music event, and you end up...
QuintEssence

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Frank Venables Theatre, 6100 Gala Street, Oliver

South Okanagan Concert Society presents QuintEssence Friday March 27, 2015 7:30 pm QuintEssence offers a fresh,...
Octagon

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Mary Irwin Theatre (Rotary Centre), 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna

Chamber Music Kelowna welcomes "Octagon", an illustrious ensemble of artists, to our stage for an evening of extraordinary...
Cowboys Fringants LIVE in Kelowna

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Les Cowboys Fringants (English “Frisky Cowboys”) are a popular band and cult phenomenon from Quebec, who perform folk-rock...
Laura Reznek with Ursidae

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Streaming Cafe, 596 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Streaming Cafe is proud to present Laura Reznek with ursidae Friday, March 27. Show at 8pm - $5 cover at the door...
High Kicks, Gay Nineties and The Mohrs

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       The Habitat, 278 Leon Ave., Kelowna

Wet Ape Productions and KBAAD presents: High Kicks, Gay Nineties and The Mohrs Friday, March 27 Habitat – 248 Leon Ave....
FREE SHOW: My Kind of Karma at Fleetwood Public H

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Fleetwood Public House, 2400 Hwy 97 North, Kelowna

My Kind of Karma are a Kelowna folk rock/reggae quartet. Even though they only formed in 2012, the highly talented band...
High Kicks, Gay Nineties and The Mohrs

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       The Habitat, 278 Leon Ave., Kelowna

Wet Ape Productions and KBAAD presents: High Kicks, Gay Nineties and The Mohrs Friday, March 27 Habitat – 248 Leon Ave....
Rolla Olak

Mar. 27 10:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Recorded with producer Colin Stewart at The Hive Creative Labs, Rolla’s self-titled debut is full of spacious experimentation...

Theatre


New Vintage Theatre presents PITH

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

In Providence, Rhode Island, 1931, an itinerant sailor leads a grieving widow and her stoic housekeeper on an exhilarating...

Comedy


Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Mar. 27 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Kevin Banner Vancouver, BC Winner of Bite TV’s “Stand Up & Bite Me People’s Champ” Title in 2011, Banner has...
Comedians Mark Hughes and Miklos Blackshaw

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

This Friday night features a very special pair of comedians. Take a wholesome faced bad boy and then remove drugs,...

Wineries


Wine Tasting @ Meadow Vista Honey Wines

Mar. 27 10:00 AM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines, 3975 June Springs Road, Kelowna

Meadow Vista was born out of the idea that when you combine a passion for farm fresh ingredients, wine & protecting the honey...
Gray Monk Estate Winery - Wine Tasting

Mar. 27 10:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

We are pleased to offer 4 wines for your enjoyment. Selections change daily and include wines from the Latitude and Estate...
Wine Tasting @ Road 13

Mar. 27 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

Mar. 27 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...
Wine Tasting @ The View Winery

Mar. 27 12:00 PM       The View Winery, #1-2287 Ward Road, Kelowna

VISIT US Located minutes from Downtown Kelowna, beautifully nestled amongst apple orchards and grape vines. The View Winery is...
Yoga and WIne

Mar. 27 7:00 PM       Hayden Fitness Studio, 201 2500 53rd Ave, Vernon

Join us for a wonderful evening of Yoga and Local wine by candlelight: - Relax for the evening and go deeper into your practice...

Pubs/Clubs


Pairing Wine with Cheese

Mar. 27 5:00 PM       W&A Bistro, 315 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna

Join Stephen & Amanda as they explain which local wines pair best with local organic cheeses. $15/person, First Come, First...
A Tribute to Tina Turner

Mar. 27 6:00 PM       Best Western Vernon, 3914 32nd Street, Vernon

Tina Turner: A Tribute to the Queen by Luisa Marshall, at the Best Western Vernon Lodge! Dinner and a show, tickets are $45...
James Wolf

Mar. 27 7:00 PM       Barside Lounge & Grill, 1250 Halston Avenue, Kamloops

James Wolf 7pm
Karaoke with DJ Skye - Fridays

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Time: 8pm - 11pm
Bobby Bazini

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Quebec based, soulful platinum singer-songwriter Bobby Bazini will release his sophomore full-length release, Where I Belong...
Live Music Tribute Night @ the OK Corral

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

Friday March 13th at the Ok Corral It's ROCK 'N ROLL Live Music Tribute Night! Check out the incredible line-up: HIGH...
Michael's Karaoke

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Duffer Sports "Bar, 1959 KLO Road, Kelowna

Duffers Sports Bar presents Michael's Karaoke Every Friday Night at 8:00pm
Earthboound

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

Earthboound Doors 8pm $5 Cover
FRIDAY KARAOKE

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

FRIDAY KARAOKE Visit website for full details.
JOSHUA SMITH

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

JOSHUA SMITH - folk alternative pop featuring everything from originals to a broad array of covers. $5 entertainment charge...
GORDON JAMES COCKTAIL TRIO

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Turtle Bay Pub, 2850 Woodsdale Rd, Lake Country, BC, Lake Country

GORDON JAMES COCKTAIL TRIO - This talented trio is complete with keys, drums and guitar. Some lighter rock for a beer sipping,...
Rick Zipp Wheelhouse Band/Les Copeland

Mar. 27 8:00 PM       Match Eatery & Public House, 4900 Anderson Way, Vernon

Wheelhouse is the Okanagan's fun classic rock band fronted by lead singer/guitarist Rick Zipp although they boast having three...
2 Step Lessons

Mar. 27 8:15 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

2 Step Lessons at the Ok Corral Cabaret 8:15pm - 9:30pm Visit website for full details.
Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Mar. 27 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Kevin Banner Vancouver, BC Winner of Bite TV’s “Stand Up & Bite Me People’s Champ” Title in 2011, Banner has...
FEEL GOOD Fridays

Mar. 27 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.
Flashback Fridays

Mar. 27 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
Colt 45

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Live on our stage Friday & Saturday! Kelowna's hottest Pop & Classic Rock cover band. 9:00PM
JimmyLeGuillouxBand

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Friday and Saturday live on the Blue Gator Stage: JimmyLeGuillouxBand Usually a $5.00 cover charge.
Lefty

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Whiski-jack's Pub, 2442 Drought Road, West Kelowna

Lefty 9pm
Live in the Lounge

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Live in the Lounge presents John Noren.
Gunpowder Tour w/ Terravita & Bear Grillz

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Flashbacks Nite Club, 1268 Ellis Street, Kelowna

9pm Visit website for full details.
Rolla Olak

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Rolla Olak
Comedians Mark Hughes and Miklos Blackshaw

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

This Friday night features a very special pair of comedians. Take a wholesome faced bad boy and then remove drugs,...
Wicked Grin

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Winners of the 2014 Maple Blues Award for New Artist or Group of the Year, Murray Kinsley and Wicked Grin have been rockin’...
FUNKHUNTERS

Mar. 27 9:00 PM       Sapphire Nightclub, 238 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

The Funk Hunters are one of Canada’s top breakout acts, gaining accolades from all corners of the electronic music scene and...

Dances/Parties


Let's Dance Kelowna Club

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

Come and ballroom/latin dance with “Let’s Dance Kelowna”. Every second Friday night. There is a class at 7:30 p.m....
Core Connexion Dance

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Dance Force Studio, 1774 Baron Rd, Kelowna, Kelowna

At the Core of Every Body is the Dance! Bring yourself, a willingness to move, and the desire to be open to the dance of...
Latin Night!

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Elks Lodge, 343 Ellis Street, Penticton, Penticton

Latin Night! Friday, March 27 ~ 7:30pm – 10:00pm Join us for a night of Latin Dances including: Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba,...

Crafts/Markets


Vernon's Indoor Farmer's Market

Mar. 27 12:00 PM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Stock up with fresh Produce, Gourmet Cheeses, Delicious Baking, Specialty Food Products and 1000's of handcrafted gift items...

Film


Amnesty International Film Night

Mar. 27 7:30 PM       Okanagan College Theatre, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

"Muffins for Granny" is a documentary featuring interviews with seven First Nations elders about their experiences in...

Art/Exhibitions


Expressions: Travel Inspired Paintings by Irene Gr

Mar. 27 10:00 AM       Summerland Art Gallery, 9908 Main Street, Summerland

Art Gallery & Gift Gallery hours are Monday - Saturday 10am - 4pm. Show continues until May 2.
Okanagan Steamfest

Mar. 27 11:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

An exhibition opening and all-ages dance party on Sat March 21 beginning at 7:00pm. The exhibition is of juried art created by...
Vancouver International Dance Festival

Mar. 27 7:00 PM       Vancouver Playhouse, 600 Hamilton St., Vancouver

The 2015 Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF) presents extraordinary contemporary dance performances from March 8 -...

Lectures


It’s your life: Cancer prevention and you

Mar. 27 12:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts - Atrium, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

An EMBRACE AGING Event Co-sponsored by the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, the Faculty of Health...

Courses


West Kelowna Children's Choir

Mar. 27 12:00 AM       West Kelowna Music School, 2372 Dobbin Road, West Kelowna, West Kelowna

8 1 1/4 hour sessions for Children ages 6 years - 12 years of age. No musical experience necessary. Learn singing techniques...
Free Falun Gong Workshop

Mar. 27 10:00 AM       People Place, 3402 27 Avenue, Vernon, BC , Vernon

Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, is a traditional self-cultivation practice that improves mental and physical well-being...

Family Fun


Toddler Time (

Mar. 27 10:00 AM       Penticton Public Library, 785 Main Street, Penticton

New and improved! This program is for toddlers who need more action and participation than Baby Songs and Rhymes, but are not...
Curious Curator

Mar. 27 11:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Dig fossils, get trenched, take the fruit packers challenge, follow the scavenger hunt! Must be accompanied by a parent or...
Open Playtime at Kelowna Gymnastix

Mar. 27 1:00 PM       Kelowna Gymnastix, 225 – 1891 Springfield Road, Kelowna

Join us for our open playtime (5-13 years) here at Kelowna Gymnastix during Spring Break. Mondays - Fridays from 1 pm - 4 pm....
Baby Songs & Rhymes

Mar. 27 1:30 PM       Penticton Public Library, 785 Main Street, Penticton

(Age: pre-walkers, infant - 15 Months, with caregiver) Six to eight week sessions aim at language enrichment, bonding, fun...
Family Après Ski

Mar. 27 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...
Games Galore

Mar. 27 6:30 PM       Big White Ski Resort, 5315 Big White Road, Kelowna

Our games night is fun for the whole family and features board games, theme nights and more! Come with your family, friends or...

Kids Day Camps


James and the Giant Peach - Spring Break Camp

Mar. 27 9:00 AM       Bumbershoot Theatre, Suite 125-1295 Cannery Lane, Kelowna

A magical peach! An imprisoned boy! Insect friends! An incredible journey! This amazing adventure of James Henry Trotter will...
ART BREAK - Around the Town in 10 Days

Mar. 27 9:00 AM       Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street, Kelowna

The Kelowna Art Gallery and Bumbershoot Theatre are collaborating to offer two exciting weeks of art and theatre for children...
ART BREAK - Around the Town in 10 Days

Mar. 27 9:00 AM       Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street, Kelowna

The Kelowna Art Gallery and Bumbershoot Theatre are collaborating to offer two exciting weeks of art and theatre for children...

Meetings


Kelowna Probus Club (Ogopogo) monthly meeting

Mar. 27 9:30 AM       Seniors' Centre - Richter Street, 1353 Richter Street, Kelowna

Probus Club of Kelowna (Ogopogo) The regular monthly meeting of the Probus Club of Kelowna-(Ogopogo) will be held Monday...
Women's Circle - Live A New Beginning

Mar. 27 5:00 PM       Pandosy Peace Centre - Centre For Spiritual Living, 2490 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

If you are a woman who is experiencing a transition in life or you could use some support in your personal growth, join Rev....
Spanish English Intercambio

Mar. 27 7:00 PM       Pulp Fiction Coffee House, 1598 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

Spanish/English Conversation Exchange. Meet new people and improve your language skills at the same time! The objective is...

Non-Profit


Live Acoustic

Mar. 27 11:00 AM       MCC THRIFT STORE, 155 RUTLAND RD S KELOWNA, Kelowna

Shop with oldies but goodies live acoustic music @ MCC Thift Store @ 155 rutland rd S Kelowna MWF 11AM
Friday Youth Nights

Mar. 27 6:30 PM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road Kelowna BC, Kelowna

Grab a friend and come down Friday night for Youth Night. There are tons of activities to do throughout the facility and in the...

Fundraisers


Donate Your Points for Be a Lifesaver Campaign!

Mar. 27 12:00 PM       Save-On Foods & Cooper's Foods, All location throughout the Central Okanagan, Kelowna

Save-On & Cooper’s Foods locations throughout the Central Okanagan have partnered with the KGH Foundation to run a points...
Angel Award - 3rd Annual Talent Competition

Mar. 27 12:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

In support of Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis. Special Guests: John Delaney & Melina Moore The competition is a unique...
Rutland United Church--1370 Rutland Rd. North

Mar. 27 6:00 PM       Rutland United Church Spring Ham Dinner & Silent Auction, 1370 Rutland Rd. North-------tel 250-765-5141, Kelowna

Rutland United Church Spring Ham Dinner & silent Auction-------- Sat. April 18th 5:30 PM---------- 259-765-5141