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Thursday, July 30

Seasonal


Learn to Fish

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       Ellison Provincial Park, Okanagan Provincial Park, Vernon

Meet at the North Beach picnic area for fun in the sun and the opportunity to learn how fish - equipment included! Parent...
Parks Alive Thursdays

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       Various Park Locations, Various Park Locations, Kelowna

Chances Gaming Entertainment Thursdays 6:00 pm-9:00 pm ~ Various parks, Glenmore to the Mission July 2 . . . . Gertsmar...
The Goods – Civic Sounds

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Civic Plaza, 3009 - 32nd Avenue, Vernon

Come down to Civic Plaza Thursday nights this summer for free live concerts in the open air. Fantastic bands each week –...

Concerts


Rockin' River Music Fest 2015

Jul. 30 12:00 PM       Rockin' River Music Festival Grounds, 1125 Neilson Street, Merrit

Get ready for 4 days of country this summer with Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley and many more - Jul 30 to Aug 2 in Merritt,...
EMERSON DRIVE PERFORM @ THE TELUS SUNSET CONCERT SERIES

Jul. 30 6:30 PM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Thrice awarded Canadian Country Music Awards ‘Group of the Year’, Emerson Drive, starts the concert series on Thursday,...
Mick Cretney performs at the Yellow House Restaura

Jul. 30 6:30 PM       Yellow House Restaurant (The) , 526 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Mick's wide ranging repertoire of pop and rock classics are always engaging on Thursday nights at the Yellow House. Mick has a...
Imagine Dragons: Smoke + Mirrors Tour

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Rogers Arena, 800 Griffiths Way Vancouver, BC, Vancouver

IMAGINE DRAGONS SMOKE + MIRRORS TOUR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS METRIC THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015 PEPSI LIVE AT ROGERS ARENA –...
Music in the Park - Riverside Park

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Riverside Park , 100 Lorne Street, Kamloops

July 2 Tiller's Folly Canadiana Celtic tillersfolly.com July 3 Greg Drummond Canadian Folk Rock gregdrummond.com July 4...
Mixtape Thursdays with DJ Invisible!

Jul. 30 10:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Now that the weather is hot and the city is back to life, so are Mixtape Thursday's!!! Deejay Invizible will be giving you...

Theatre


THE NIGHT’S MARE

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

Little Florence, gentle horse lover and babysitter extraordinaire, can soothe any fussy baby, quiet any tantrum and scare away...
Catch Me If You Can

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Wednesday Jul 22, 2015 - Saturday Aug 8, 2015 Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story that inspired it,...

Comedy


TOTALLY FREE Kelowna Comedy Open Mic Night

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

This is your chance to watch Kelowna's funniest comedians testing their new material, riffing, and doing whatever they can to...

Wineries


Wine Tastings @ Gray Monk Estate Winery

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Join us this summer for complimentary wine tastings and tours at Gray Monk Estate Winery. BC's oldest family owned and operated...
Wine Tasting @ Meadow Vista Honey Wines

Jul. 30 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...
House of Rose Winery - Wine Tasting

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

House of Rose is home to the well know HotFlash wine as well as other fabulous fruit forward smooth wines, dry and sweet, under...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue Wines

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Intrigue Wines, 2291 Goldie Rd, Lake Country

Join the friendly staff at Intrigue Wines for daily tastings in our beautiful rustic wine shop! Pop by to sample mouth...
Tastings and Chaos

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Ex Nihilo Vineyards, 1525 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Tasting Room open daily from 10:00 - 6:30 pm. Chaos bistro open daily 12 - 7pm.
Wine Tasting @ 50th Parallel Estate

Jul. 30 10:30 AM       50th Parallel Estate, 17101 Terrace View Road, Lake Country, BC, Kelowna

50th Parallel Estate - truly one of Canada's exemplary destination wineries set in the heart of Okanagan Wine Country in...
Ancient Hill Estate Winery - Wine Tasting

Jul. 30 10:30 AM       Ancient Hill Estate Winery, 4918 Anderson Road, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

We are a boutique winery in the beautiful, rural, Ellison area of North Kelowna. Located directly across from the Kelowna...
EXPERIENCE it LIVE... at The Vibrant Vine!

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

EXPERIENCE it LIVE... at The Vibrant Vine! The Vibrant Vine is BC's Most Artfully Entertaining Winery & home to "The Best...
Wine Tasting @ The View Winery

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       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...
Food and Wine paired Vineyard Tour

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

There's something about tasting wines just a stone's throw from the soil in which the grapes are grown. Add to that food...
The Hatch Winery - Wine Tasting

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       The Hatch Winery, 3225 Boucherie Road, Kelowna

Our beautiful new wine tasting room is now open! We offer a patio and picnic area with a stunning view. Wine tasting...
Summer Music Series

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

Enjoy a glass of wine while listening to free, local music in the vineyard - a perfect end to your day. Every Thursday evening...

Pubs/Clubs


Zamboni Brothers

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Thursdays: The Zamboni Brothers and Linus alternate every Thursday for some rocking and rolling!
Live After Five: Jazz Jam

Jul. 30 5:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts is proud to continue “Live After 5” as a JAZZ JAM every Thursday from 5-7PM. Appropriate for all...
gratitude cafe game night

Jul. 30 5:00 PM       gratitude cafe, 585 Osprey Ave, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Come to gratitude cafe every Thursday from 5-7pm for games night! Enjoy a complimentary pot of organic loose leaf tea while...
Free Pool

Jul. 30 5:00 PM       Checkers Bar and Grill , 3914 32 Street, Vernon

Free pool every Thursday for the entire summer! What a great way to spend the evening!
Poppa Dawg

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       Memphis Blues, 289 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Hailing from the 'Left Coast' of Canada, Poppa Dawg has toured extensively throughout Western and Northern Canada with stints...
Level Lake Lounge

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       Kerry Park, 211 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

Club Cruise This 2 deck party boat is loaded with a full bar, Live Level DJ’s, pumpin’ club music, dance floor, hot tub,...
Poker - Thursdays

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Free Poker every Monday & Thursday! Win Barley Mill Gift Cards! 7pm - 10pm
Buzz Trivia

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

What's All The Buzz About ? BUZZ TRIVIA hosted by DJ Skye Name That Tune.. and Buzz In for Bonus Points! Bring a Team...
Line Dance Lessons

Jul. 30 7:30 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

7:30pm - 9:00pm
MUSIC BINGO THURSDAYS!!

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

MUSIC BINGO THURSDAYS!! 8pm Visit website for full details.
RETRO ROCK TRIVIA

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       The Dirty Jersey, 1200 8th Street, Kamloops

Live every Thursday! 8pm Visit website for full details.
Mike Farris - Grammy Winner

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Mike Farris - Grammy Winner July 29, 30 & 31, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Tickets $42 Visit website for full details.
Karaoke

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       Freddy's Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Road, Kelowna

Enjoy karaoke after 8pm with Stan the Man!
TOTALLY FREE Kelowna Comedy Open Mic Night

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

This is your chance to watch Kelowna's funniest comedians testing their new material, riffing, and doing whatever they can to...
Open Mic

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Thursday nights is Open Mic night at O'Flannigan's Pub. Bring your instruments, sign up and then hit the stage and jam out...
The Fallers

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

The Fallers are an alternative rock trio, originally from the prairies of Alberta, who now reside in Toronto, Ontario. Their...
August Long Weekend Party Exclusive

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

August Long Weekend Party Exclusive
College Thursdays

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

NO COVER – ALL NIGHT
THE WOODEN SKY

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Habitat (The), 248 Leon Ave, Kelowna

THE WOODEN SKY W/ SPECIAL GUESTS Doors 9pm Advance Tickets $10 Available at Mosaic Books & Leo's Videos Ticketfly:...
Cariboo House

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Habitat (The), 248 Leon Ave, Kelowna

Cariboo Brewing & Habitat Present : Cariboo House Cariboo Brewing Presents... Cariboo weekend... A three day dance party...

Dances/Parties


Thursday Night Dance

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

Please Join us every Thursday night from 7 – 10 p.m. at Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way. Vic & Co keeps the...
SALSA THURSDAYS KELOWNA

Jul. 30 8:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave. Kelowna, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna presents SALSA THURSDAYS 8-10:00pm Singles, Couples, All levels and ages 30 minute...

Crafts/Markets


Vernon Farmers Market

Jul. 30 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

EVERY MONDAY & THURSDAY RAIN OR SHINE APRIL 16 TO OCTOBER 29 8:00 AM - 1:00PM Visit website for full details and...
Vernon Farmers Market

Jul. 30 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Discover the diversity and uniqueness of the area at one of the very best Farmers’ Markets in the region. With over 200 local...
Farmer's Market on Granville Island

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Granville Island, 1689 Johnson Street, Vancouver

The original Farmer’s Market on Granville Island is 100% local, fresh and harvested with love. Explore this season’s...

Film


OSIF Screening Night #1 - The Phoenix Solution

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       The Film Factory, 1126 Richter Street, Kelowna

Show your support for local film by coming out to The Film Factory this Thursday, July 30th at 6pm for a screening of Randy...
MINIONS & TERMINATOR GENISYS

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

MINIONS Rated G ~ Shows at 9:00pm (Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton) ~ PLUS ~ TERMINATOR GENISYS Rated PG...

Art/Exhibitions


Summer Shades Exhibition at the Shatford Centre

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Shatford Centre, 760 Main Street, Penticton

Members of the local Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists present Summer Shades, a group show of fine art at Shatford...
Guest Artist - Joan Lansdell

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Front Street Gallery, 60 Front Street , Penticton

Joan Lansdell Kaleidoscope July 24-Aug 6,2-15 Website: www. inyurl.com/jplpastels.com Joan learned to paint in...
Kabul Art Project: Contemporary Art of Afghanistan

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Billed as "The biggest collection of Contemporary Afghan Art outside Afghanistan" (Christina Hallmann, founder of the Kabul Art...
Patrick Hughes: Reverspective

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

"Reverspectives ... enable the seer to experience paradox" states Patrick Hughes, the artist of this exhibition. Hughes' wall...
Arts on the Avenue

Jul. 30 5:00 PM       Bernard Avenue, 300 block Bernard Avenue between Water & Pandosy, Kelowna

Festivals Kelowna is producing ARTS ON THE AVENUE; a one day, arts-focused, outdoor event celebrating and promoting our local...

Sports


Thursday Fun League

Jul. 30 5:30 PM       3 Blind Mice Trail Area , End of Riddle Road - Walk past the white gate to the kiosk . , Penticton

The Penticton Disc Golf Club (PDGC) meets every Thursday at 5:30pm at the 3 Blind Mice trail area, located at the end of Riddle...
Kelowna Falcons vs. Wenatchee Baseball Game

Jul. 30 6:30 PM       Elk's Stadium, 551 Recreation Avenue, Kelowna

Kelowna Falcons vs. Wenatchee Baseball Game Tue. July 28 – Bell Media Night – vs. Wenatchee Wed. July 29 – Dollar Dog...
Mens Soccer League

Jul. 30 7:30 PM       Kings Park, 550 Eckhardt Ave west, Penticton

The Men's soccer league has wound up and is inviting everyone to come out for a fun social time on the Kings Park fields. Games...

Family Fun


Parent Tot Gym Time

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Join us in the gym unstructured playtime with your toddler. Run, climb and tumble in our active circuit or jump to your hearts...
Summer Karma Kids Day Camps ~ Get Bent & Even Danc

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Get Bent Yoga Dance and Wellness, 115-1475 Fairview Road, Penticton, Penticton

Get Bent Yoga will be with offering with Even Dance, the exciting and fun-filled summer Karma Kids Day Camps for children 8 to...
Parent Tot Gym Time

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Parent & Tot Gym Time (Ages 0–5) Join us for unstructured playtime with your toddler. Run, climb and tumble in our active...
Story Time at the Gellatly Nut Farm

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Gellatly Nut Farm Regional Park, 2375 Whitworth Road, West Kelowna, BC, West Kelowna

Little ones will love ‘Story Time at the Gellatly Nut Farm. It’s a free weekly one-hour drop-in program for children aged...
Summer Story Time

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Gellatly Nut Farm Regional Park, 2375 Whitworth Road, West Kelowna

Rain or shine, children age three to five and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a twice weekly edition of ‘Summer...
Leif David @ ORL Mission Branch

Jul. 30 10:15 AM       ORL Mission Branch - Capital News Centre, 4105 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

One of the most popular events of the Okanagan Regional Library’s annual Summer Reading Club is a touring performer who...
Petting Zoo & Pony Rides

Jul. 30 11:00 AM       Little Rascals Pony Parties and Petting Zoo, 2445 Joe Rich Rd, Kelowna

OPEN DAILY 11am-1pm-Hands on farm animal interaction and pony rides too! Fun for ALL ages!
Leif David @ ORL Rutland Branch

Jul. 30 1:30 PM       Okanagan Regional Library (Rutland), #20 - 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna

One of the most popular events of the Okanagan Regional Library’s annual Summer Reading Club is a touring performer who...
Park and Play

Jul. 30 5:00 PM       Kinsmen Park, 2600 Abbott Street , Kelowna

Park & Play encourage families with children to be active during the summer months. With a focus on connecting neighbours to...
Leif David @ ORL Oyama Branch

Jul. 30 7:15 PM       Okanagan Regional Library - Oyama Branch, 15718 Oyama Road, Oyama

One of the most popular events of the Okanagan Regional Library’s annual Summer Reading Club is a touring performer who...

Kids Day Camps


DAY TRIP TO ATLANTIS WATERSLIDES AGES 8 - 12YEARS

Jul. 30 12:00 AM       Okangan Boys and Girls Club - Webber Road location, 2829 Inverness R.D., Kelowna

Join us on our bus to take a trip to Vernon to the Atlantis Waterslides! Suncreen, hat, lunch,water bottle, towel. $25.00 per...
XploreSportZ Summer Break Camp

Jul. 30 8:30 AM       Penticton Community Centre, 325 Power Street, Penticton

In a fun, non-competitive and skill-based environment, girls will have a great time trying a different sport each day! Girls...
Geering Up: Quarks-A GIRLS ONLY!

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

This camp is designed for kids entering grades 2, 3 or 4 in September. We are now offering two different camps for Grades 2 -...
Summer Nature Camps

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363 A Springfield Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

Register at the EECO (Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan) in Mission Creek Regional Park for this summer’s...
Jazzcool

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Shatford Centre, Okanagan School of the Arts, 760 Main Street, Penticton, BC, Penticton

This is a proven and very successful program for youth, designed to get students excited about jazz. The main focus will be on...
Creativity Camp - Disney's Frozen

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Shatford Centre, Okanagan School of the Arts, 760 Main Street, Penticton, BC, Penticton

Each week is a different and unique theme for children aged 6-12, and with a day that runs from 9am-4pm, your budding artist is...
XploreSportZ Summer Break Camp

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Sonora Community Centre, 8505 68th Ave, Osoyoos BC , Osoyoos

Osoyoos Sport Discovery Summer Break Camps If you're between the ages of 8 and 12, we want you to join us!...
FUN-Tastic Gymnastics Camps

Jul. 30 9:00 AM       Kelowna Gymnastix, 225-1891 Springfield Road, Kelowna

Join us for fun filled days at our gymnastics summer camps in Kelowna’s most exciting gymnastics facility! Our summer...
Beginner Camp Willow Grove Riding School

Jul. 30 9:30 AM       Willow Grove Riding School, 4720 Postill Drive, Kelowna

Willow Grove's lesson program is focused on teaching kids to understand the horses behavior so they can safely work with the...
Thrive Camp

Jul. 30 9:30 AM       Willow Park Church, 439 Hwy 33 Kelowna BC , Kelowna

An exciting, energetic, exhilarating whole week dedicated for preteens to enjoy fun times with buddies. In this week at Thrive...
Creative Kids Art Adventures: Under the Sea

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Ages 7-12; maximum 15 participants $130/week for Gallery Members; $150/week non-Members Beat the heat this summer and join us...
T.G.I.S (Ages 6-8)

Jul. 30 1:00 PM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs - Rutland, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Thank Goodness It’s Summer! This club is all about celebrating summer in the Okanagan, come out and enjoy the beauty of...
Girl Power

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Girl Power is a place to try new activities, build friendships, gain self-esteem and have a safe place to hang out with...
Girls Only (ages 8-13 years)

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Girls Only (Ages 9–13) When girls get together great things happen! Girls join us in the youth zone on Thursday nights for...
Geering Up: Electrons-A GIRLS ONLY!

Jul. 30 9:00 PM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

This camp is designed for kids entering grades 5, 6 or 7 in September. We are now offering two different camps for grades 5 -7,...

Meetings


SMART Recovery Meeting

Jul. 30 7:00 PM       The Bridge Youth and Family Services , Portable 2, 760 Hwy. 33 W.,, Kelowna

SMART Recovery is addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and by participating in a free, self-empowering,...

Religious


Lunch and Fellowship

Jul. 30 11:30 AM       Main Street Chruch, 1580 Bernard Ave Kelowna, Kelowna

Come and enjoy lunch with your friends and family.

Non-Profit


Minds in Motion

Jul. 30 10:00 AM       Vernon Recreation Centre, 3310 37th Avenue, Vernon

What is Minds in Motion®? Minds in Motion is a fitness and social program for people experiencing early memory loss due to...

Fundraisers


Okanagan Sunflowers Ladies Only Football Tournament

Jul. 30 8:45 AM       Apple Bowl Stadium, 1555 Burtch Rd, Kelowna

2nd Annual Okanagan Sunflowers - It’s time for the women of Kelowna to “get off the stands and onto the field.” Ladies...
Scotiabank MS BIKE Okanagan Grape Escape - Registration

Jul. 30 12:00 PM       RONA Parking Lot, 1711 Springfield Rd, Kelowna

Scotiabank MS BIKE Okanagan Grape Escape The Okanagan Wine Region is World Class featuring boutique family run vineyards to...
On The Lawn

Jul. 30 6:00 PM       Kelowna Lawn Bowling Club, 1600 Abbott St, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

For three consecutive Thursday evenings, starting July 30, we invite Okanagan fun-seekers to step back in time, roll some...