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Castanet Events

Thursday, July 24

Career & Employment Fairs

Fashion and Interior Design Open House

Jul. 24 5:00 PM       Centre for Arts and Technology, 100-1632 Dickson Ave, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

The Fashion Design and Interior Design studios will be open July 24th from 5:00pm-7:00pm for program demonstrations and the...


Shakespeare Kelowna: Much Ado About Nothing

Jul. 24 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...
Open mike Comedy

Jul. 24 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Think you have what it takes?? Come and find out. You can get up on stage every Thursday nite at Dakodas Pub. Starts at 9pm...


Babysitters Training Course - Penticton

Jul. 24 9:00 AM       Kelowna & District Safety Council, 760 Main Street, Penticton, BC, Penticton

KDSC runs the largest and most popular Babysitter Training program in the Okanagan. As the most recognized course in Canada,...
PAINTING & WINE at The Vibrant Vine

Jul. 24 9:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Create your masterpiece at the vineyard with Kelowna artist Debby Merkel Add this workshop to your list of “things to do...
Quilting in the Mountains

Jul. 24 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...
Open Heart Dance - free form intuitive moment

Jul. 24 7:00 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

SUMMER LOVIN' - OPEN HEART DANCE THIS SUMMER DANCE KELOWNA Kelowna Sessions take place on Thursday evenings from 7 - 9pm...


Vernon Farmers' Market

Jul. 24 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Vernon Farmers' Market Thank-You to everyone for supporting and shopping local! EVERY MONDAY & THURSDAY RAIN OR SHINE...



Jul. 24 7:00 PM       Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

DANCE to Vic & Co every Thursday night 7 – 10 p.m. Bring a friend and join us at 1700 Parkinson Way. Vic plays a good...
Salsa Thursdays Kelowna

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

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

Family Fun

Park Play Day - Casa Rio Park

Jul. 24 9:30 AM       Casa Rio Park, Casa Rio Drive, West Kelowna

Free event! Bring your friends and family and join us! Tuesday & Thursday from July 3 - August 21 Time: 9:30am - 11:30am...
Summer Story Time at the Nut Farm

Jul. 24 10:00 AM       Gellatly Nut Farm Regional Park, 2375 Whitworth Road, West Kelowna

What could be better than a playground, fantastic beach and a nut orchard for the setting of ‘Summer Story Time at the Nut...
Orchard Tours

Jul. 24 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...
Some Funny Business Going On @ ORL Oyama Branch

Jul. 24 1:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library - Oyama Branch, 15718 Oyama Road, Oyama

No need for kids to be bored this summer. There will be a lot of funny business going on at the Oyama Branch of the Okanagan...
Park & Play - Rutland Lions Park

Jul. 24 5:00 PM       Rutland Lions Park , 205 Gray 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

Transformers: Age of Extinction @ Tammy

Jul. 24 9:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

Transformers: Age of Extinction is HELD OVER and will play first at 900pm. Tammy will play second at 1215am TWO MOVIES...

FREE Seasonal Events

Take a Hike

Jul. 24 9:00 AM       Various Regional Parks, Various Regional Park Locations, Kelowna

You’re invited to take part a series of interpretive hikes in different Central Okanagan Regional Parks. While there’s...
Outings with Adaptive Adventures

Jul. 24 1:00 PM       Various Regional Parks, Various Regional Park Locations, Kelowna

Regional Parks Services is teaming up with the Community Recreational Initiatives Society (CRIS) Adaptive Adventures, for a...
Summer Music Series

Jul. 24 7:00 PM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

Free Music in the Picnic Area. Bring a lawn chair! See our website for who is playing.

Galleries/Art Exhibitions

“Travels with My Sketchbook”

Jul. 24 10:00 AM       Summerland Art Gallery, 9908 Main Street, Summerland

“Travels with My Sketchbook”, featuring works by Dale Matthews, will be the first show at our new location - 9908 Main...
Westside Artists exhibition at the RCA

Jul. 24 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,...
Back in Time - Thursdays @ Mackie Lake House

Jul. 24 10:00 AM       Mackie Lake House Foundation , 7804 Kidston Road, Coldstream

Bring your guests and yourself for a tour of the exquisitely crafted 1910 Historic Mackie Lake House. Learn about the...

Kids Day Camps

Summer Karma Kids Day Camps

Jul. 24 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...
Jim Elwood's Art for Teens Camp

Jul. 24 9:00 AM       Mount Boucherie Secondary School, 2751 Cameron Road, West Kelowna

This special course is designed for just this age group and will build skills and creativity through drawing, watercolour,...
Trewethy Water Park

Jul. 24 10:00 AM       Lake Country Boys & Girls Club, 3130 Berry Road, Lake Country

Come find us at the water park and join in on the fun activities! Date: Thursdays, July 3rd – August 21st Time:...
Wacky Wednesdays age 3 - 5 yrs

Jul. 24 10:00 AM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Webber Road, 2829 Inverness R.d., Kelowna

Sessions include making bug catchers, butterfly nets, bird houses, and slithering creatures. Parents are not required to stay....
Mini Theme Camps

Jul. 24 1:00 PM       Lake Country Boys & Girls Club, 3130 Berry Road, Lake Country

Every week we will offer an awesome array of indoor and outdoor minicamps where kids can explore a variety of exciting themes...
Tween Drop Zone Ages 9 - 13

Jul. 24 3:30 PM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Webber Road, 2829 Inverness R.d., West Kelowna

Thursdays July 3 - Aug 21 3:30 - 5:30 pm Free July 24 Bump Basketball July 31 Slip and Slide Aug 7 Egg Drop Challenge...
Girl Power

Jul. 24 6:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

A powerful program just for girls! Join us to explore some awesome recreational activities such as yoga, zumba, self defense...

Live Music

Live After 5 Jazz Jam

Jul. 24 5:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Live after 5 Jazz Jam - presented by RCA Every Thursday there is a live Jazz Jam. We play jazz mostly from "The Real Book"....
Parks Alive - Bluegrass

Jul. 24 6:00 PM       Sarsons Beach, 4398 Hobson Rd, Kelowna

Thursday Legacy Series Sarsons Beach - Bluegrass 6:00pm - 9:00pm Donations: Events are free but you can show your...
Gorden James

Jul. 24 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Gorden James $5 off all bottles of wine & $10 off all bottles of wine over $70
Gorden James at Ricardo's Mediterranean Grill

Jul. 24 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Gorden James, as seen on CMT's "Big In A Small Town, will be performing with Mike "the Machine" Mueller for your listening...
Julie Masi & Steve Soucy

Jul. 24 7:00 PM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

Julie Masi (formerly of the Parachute Club) and Steve Soucy House of Rose Summer Music series in the wonderful picnic area...
Michael Kaeshammer

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Michael Kaeshammer Visit website for full details.

Jul. 24 10:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Doc Willoughby’s presents FUDUNKAFUNK 10PM $10 at door



Jul. 24 6:30 PM       Ukranian Catholic Church Hall, 1091 Coronation Ave,, Kelowna

Kelowna pipe band is now recruiting new members into its ranks. Teaching, instruments and uniforms provided please call Joe...

Non-Profit Programs

Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Jul. 24 6:45 AM       Royal Anne Hotel, 348 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Get up EARLY in the morning to improve your leadership and communication skills in a fun, supportive atmosphere. If you have...

Pubs & Nightclubs

Poker Night - Penticton

Jul. 24 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Free Poker Every Monday & Thursday Game starts at 7 pm sharp ! Time: 7pm - 10pm
Live Music with Brian Highley - Penticton

Jul. 24 7:30 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Live Music Every Thursday !! Brian Highley Thursday Nights with a wide range of Acoustic Music for your Entertainment....

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

VENTANAS - Balkan-Flamenco-Sephardic Worl Music. $5 entertainment charge 8:00PM - 10:30PM
Five Alarm Funk

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Blue Grotto (The), 319 Victoria, Street, Kamloops

Visit website for full details. Doors open @ 8pm Cover: $15

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Freddy`s Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Freddy’s Karaoke was started in October of 2002. It is the longest running show in Kelowna. Freddy’s has seen some of the...

Jul. 24 8:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Saddle Room - College Thursdays

Jul. 24 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

$2 Draft $2 Hi Balls 3rd Floor Upstairs Music by Jordan Dean

Jul. 24 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...
Hank Stallion

Jul. 24 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Hank Stallion on Thursday for some rocking and rolling! Blue Gator, Kelowna 's home for live music!
Open Mic

Jul. 24 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Thursday nights is Open Mic night at O'Flannigan's Pub with our host Riaz. Bring your instruments, sign up with Riaz then hit...

Jul. 24 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. 24 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...


UBC Okanagan Soccer Camp

Jul. 24 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...
Men's Day @ MIchaelbrook

Jul. 24 12:00 PM       Michaelbrook Ranch Golf Course, 1085 Lexington Drive, Kelowna

Men's Day Every Thursday Tee Times start at noon to 5:15PM You can sign up as a single or bring a group. Green...


Shakespeare at The Villa: Much Ado About Nothing

Jul. 24 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...

Jul. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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. 24 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...
Yoga at the Farm

Jul. 24 3:30 PM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines Artisan Farm, 3975 June Springs Rd SE Kelowna , 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...