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Friday, August 22

Comedy


Train Wreck Comedy All-Stars

Aug. 22 8:30 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Co-Feature Brett Martin Vancouver, BC With a reckless style that is blazing its own path, Brett Martin’s Comedy is a...

Competitions/Awards


28th Annual Boston Pizza Jr. Triathlon

Aug. 22 6:00 AM       Penticton Lakeside Resort, 21 Lakeshore Drive West, Penticton

Mini Triathlon for children 6 to 15 years old in which they swim, bike and run. The race begins at 7:30 a.m., but the bike lot...
League of Lengends Tournament

Aug. 22 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. 22 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...
Trooper

Aug. 22 8:00 PM       WestJet Concert Stage at the PNE Amphitheatre, WestJet Concert Stage at the PNE Amphitheatre, Vancouver

Two million records, a couple dozen hits, sold-out coliseums, and a Juno Award, Canadian legends Trooper has been entertaining...

Courses/Workshops


Emily Carr At The Shatford with Karen Yurkovich!

Aug. 22 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...
tai chi drop-in sessions

Aug. 22 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


KITTENS ADOPTION

Aug. 22 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...
The Coldstream Farmers Market

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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...
Art Festival & "A Splash of Red"

Aug. 22 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,...

Dances/Parties


The STEADIES Lake Lounge!

Aug. 22 9:00 PM       Kelowna LAKE LOUNGE, 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia , Kelowna

Join us on Friday August 22nd for the Kelowna Lake Lounge! Featuring frontman Earl Pereira, Guitarist Juice & drummer Lexie...

Family Fun


Orchard Tours

Aug. 22 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...
Funny Business @ ORL Vernon Branch

Aug. 22 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Vernon), 2800-30th Avenue, Vernon

No need for kids to be bored this summer. There will be a lot of funny business going on at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan...
Friday Fun at Kelowna Museums

Aug. 22 11:30 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave. Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Join the education team for Fun this Friday. Learn about owls and night wings. See why the kids love Fridays at the Museum.
Trail Rides @ O'Keefe Ranch

Aug. 22 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...
FARM FEST

Aug. 22 3:00 PM       Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

Fun-filled family/community event with special guests Croc Talk and Disney's Club Penguin. Cowpoke Academy features loads of...
Summer Sky Planetarium Show

Aug. 22 3:30 PM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Join the Okanagan Science Center staff for a family-friendly exploration of the stars in our own planetarium. Discover the...
Park & Play - Ben Lee Park

Aug. 22 5:00 PM       Ben Lee Park , 900 Houghton Rd, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Park & Play encourage families with children to be active during the summer months. With a focus on connecting neighbours to...

Films & Movies


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles & Hercules

Aug. 22 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 ~...
Despicable Me 2 - Under the Stars

Aug. 22 8:15 PM       Polson Park, Vernon Bc, Vernon

Grab your friends & family, chairs and blankets and join us in our final Free Family Fun Movie night at Polson Park Friday Aug....

FREE Seasonal Events


Whirly Bird Friday's

Aug. 22 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...

Kids Day Camps


Summer Karma Kids Day Camps

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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

Aug. 22 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,...
Kids Leadership Summit

Aug. 22 12:00 PM       Quest Martial Arts Academy, 2280A Leckie Road, Kelowna

Quest Martial Arts Academy is proud to host the 3rd Annual Kids Leadership Summit. We will be discussing;Goal Setting,...
Artragous

Aug. 22 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...

Lectures/Talks


Music in the Park - Rant & Rave

Aug. 22 6:30 PM       Memorial Park, 3737 Old Okanagan Hwy, West Kelowna

The District of West Kelowna’s popular Music in the Park free summer concert series continues Friday, August 22 at West...

Live Music


Live Music Fridays!

Aug. 22 4:30 PM       Marmalade Cat Cafe (The), 103 - 2903 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

Join us for LIVE Music every Friday! 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm Visit website for full details.
TGIF Live Music & Wine

Aug. 22 5:00 PM       Sandhill Winery, 1125 Richter St, Kelowna

Hey there Friday, welcome back..we've been looking for you since Monday! Join us this Friday evening 5pm-7pm for some live...
Weekend Patio Music at the Barking Parrot

Aug. 22 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 -...
Parks Alive - Eclectic

Aug. 22 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. 22 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...
Craig Peterson and Darren Williams

Aug. 22 7:30 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 421 Cawston Ave., Unit 103, Kelowna

Craig Peterson and Darren Williams (Live at the Alternator) Montréal based trumpeter Craig Pedersen will be making a rare...
Craig Pedersen and Darren Williams (Live at the Al

Aug. 22 7:30 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 421 Cawston Ave., Unit 103, Kelowna

Montréal based trumpeter Craig Pedersen will be making a rare appearance in Kelowna, BC at the Alternator Centre for...
Live Entertainment and Specials all Weekend Long!!

Aug. 22 7:30 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...
SHANNON LYON

Aug. 22 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

SHANNON LYON - a pop-tinged Neil Young who has toured and shared the stage globally with Ray Montagne, Lucinda Williams & Blue...
Live in the Lounge

Aug. 22 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Floyd Vedan live in the lounge.

Non-Profit Programs


Youth Beach Drop In & BBQ

Aug. 22 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...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Laurie MacFayden poetry reading

Aug. 22 7:00 PM       Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre, 969 Raymer Road, Kelowna

Edmonton poet and visual artist Laurie MacFayden reads from her second book of poetry, Kissing Keeps Us Afloat (Frontenac...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Steve Jones and The Patio Bandits

Aug. 22 5:30 PM       Barking Parrot Bar (The), 21 Lakeshore Dr W, Penticton

Hot Summer Patio Music with Steve Jones and The Patio Bandits 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Karaoke with DJ Skye - Penticton

Aug. 22 8:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Time: 8pm - 11pm
JimmyLeGuillouxBand

Aug. 22 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

Doors open at 8pm $5 Cover
Flashback Fridays

Aug. 22 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
DJ NIGHTS

Aug. 22 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...
In The Mix

Aug. 22 9:00 PM       Moxies Grill & Bar, 1730 Cooper Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

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

Aug. 22 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. 22 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Fridays & Saturdays - Always someone different, always something great! This weekend: Zamboni Brothers
Murder Mouse Blues Band

Aug. 22 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

http://www.murdermousebluesband.com/ 9pm

Pre-registration Annual Community Fundraiser


KSER SCHOLARSHIP GOLF FUNDRAISER

Aug. 22 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


Swing Like a Girl – Ladies Golf Clinic

Aug. 22 10:00 AM       Predator Ridge Resort, 301 Village Centre Place, Vernon, BC , Vernon

Swing Like A Girl: Come to learn and play the great game of golf in a fun and relaxing women's-only environment. Join former...

Theatre/Performance


Legally Blonde - The Musical

Aug. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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. 22 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

Aug. 22 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. 22 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

Aug. 22 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...
TGIF - Live Music & Wine

Aug. 22 5:00 PM       Sandhill Winery, 1125 Richter St, Kelowna

Hey there Friday, welcome back..we've been looking for you since Monday! Join us this Friday evening 5pm-7pm for a little...