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Thursday, October 30


CNIB’s Visions Luncheon

Oct. 30 10:00 AM       The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Celebrating lunch and laughter The Kelowna Visions Luncheon is a one-of-a-kind CNIB fundraising event being held on October...
Support the West Africa Ebola Fund

Oct. 30 12:00 PM       Canaidan Red Cross Society, 124 Adams Rd, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Donate today in support of the West Africa Ebola Fund and have your donation doubled! The HBC Foundation has generously...
Haunted Hall

Oct. 30 6:00 PM       East Kelowna Community Hall, 2704 East Kelowna Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

A frightening good time to be had at the 3rd annual Haunted Hall in East Kelowna. Cost still only $5.00/pp at the door. Running...
Haunted House 2014….Fear Factory the Working Dead

Oct. 30 6:00 PM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Join us, if you DARE in Fear Factory…the Working Dead. You pay to get in! But, by the time you experience three floors of...


Open mike Comedy

Oct. 30 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...
Stage Fright open mic comedy

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

Stage Fright open mic comedy hosted by Nick the Ghost. Free show starts at nine pm. Bring your jokes and give it a whirl!


2014 Skate Canada International

Oct. 30 12:00 PM       Prospera Place, 1223 Water Street, Kelowna

Skate Canada International is the second event in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, featuring top Canadian athletes in...



Oct. 30 8:00 PM       Pacific Coliseum, 100 N Renfrew St, Vancouver, BC , Vancouver



Kids basics of jewellery making

Oct. 30 3:30 PM       Beadiful arts, 510 west ave , Kelowna

This class is a four week program Thursdays 3:30-5:00pm .over the four weeks we will play and create some fabulous jewellery...
FREE Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Oct. 30 6:00 PM       Pushor Mitchell Law Offices, 1665 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Do you live with Chronic Pain? Would you like to BETTER manage your condition? If 'YES' the the University of Victoria, Centre...
Salsa Dancing

Oct. 30 7:15 PM       Get Bent, 115-1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Learn the basics of club style salsa! Salsa is a lively dance with basic steps that is easy to learn for beginners Learn the...
Spiritual Experiences Book Discussion

Oct. 30 7:30 PM       Choices Market (upstairs room), 1937 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Spiritual Experiences Guidebook free book discussion series sponsored by Eckankar Kelowna Community Service, at Choices Market...


Vernon Farmers' Market

Oct. 30 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...



Oct. 30 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

Oct. 30 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

JJ's Diner Halloween Karaoke Party

Oct. 30 8:00 AM       JJ's Diner, 573 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna BC, Kelowna

Lots of fun singing your favorite songs.. Food Specials and Drink Specials Prize for Best Costume Karaoke start at 7 pm to...
Storytime @ ORL Westbank Branch

Oct. 30 10:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

It’s the season for fall Storytime at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Designed for ages 18 months to 5...
Toddlertime @ ORL Rutland Branch

Oct. 30 10:15 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Rutland), #20 - 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna

Keep your little ones busy with fall programs at the Rutland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! ToddlerTime: 18...
Fall Storytime @ ORL Vernon Branch

Oct. 30 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Fall Storytime at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library Stories, songs and rhymes for kids aged 2 to 5!...
Toddlertime @ ORL Salmon Arm

Oct. 30 10:30 AM       Salmon Arm Branch of the ORL (Picadilly Mall), 1151-10th Avenue, Salmon Arm

There will be lots of reading and giggling at the Salmon Arm Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library this fall with the start...
Storytime @ ORL Vernon Branch

Oct. 30 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Starts September 15th Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 10:30am No registration is...
Storytime @ ORL Downtown Branch

Oct. 30 11:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Join us for Storytime at the downtown Kelowna Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library. Stories, songs and more for all ages....
Kelowna Corn Maze

Oct. 30 11:00 AM       Kelowna Corn Maze, 575 Valley Rd, Kelowna

We would like to thank everyone for all of the support last season, and we are looking forward to having you join us again for...
Fall Storytime for Preschoolers @ ORL Peachland Branch

Oct. 30 11:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, #40 - 5500 Clements Crescent, Peachland

Fall Storytime for Preschoolers at the Peachland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Starting Thursday October 2nd...
Lego Club Advanced @ ORL Vernon Branch

Oct. 30 3:30 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Lego Club Advanced (ages 9 to 13) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm from September 25th to December 11th. Weekly themes with books...
Halloween Puppet Play @ ORL Salmon Arm

Oct. 30 3:30 PM       ORL Samon Arm Branch, Piccadilly Mall at 10th Avenue, Salmon Arm

Get ready for Halloween with a Halloween Puppet Play at the Salmon Arm Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Thursday,...
GW & EKCHA Haunted Hall

Oct. 30 6:00 PM       East Kelowna Community Hall, 2704 East Kelowna Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Welcome to our 3rd annual Haunted Hall. This event is not for the faint of heart as it is scary. Come out for a screaming good...
Bedtime Stories

Oct. 30 7:00 PM       Penticton Public Library, 785 Main Street, Penticton

Join us for a 30-minute programs featuring puppets, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, feltboard stories, and books. Jammies are...

Seasonal Events

Flu Clinic

Oct. 30 9:00 AM       Broadview Evangelical Chruch The Gathering Place, 350-30th ST NE , Salmon Arm

Join us for our Free Flu CLinics. The flu (influenza) is highly contagious. Getting your flu shot protects you and those...
Drive In To Fall

Oct. 30 5:00 PM       Penticton Lake City Casino, 21 Lakeshore Drive West, Penticton

Drive in to Fall Oct 6-Nov 30. Simply swipe daily for your chance to win thousands of dollars in free play plus a 2015 Nissan...

Oct. 30 7:00 PM       O'Keefe Ranch, 9380 Hwy 97N, Vernon

Halloween has arrived at the O’Keefe Ranch where this year's Two Corn Mazes will come alive to be a spook-tacular event! For...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions

The Evolution of the Wedding Gown Exhibit

Oct. 30 10:00 AM       Greater Vernon Museum & Archives, 3009-32nd Ave., Vernon

Now open for viewing at the Greater Vernon Museum & Archives is “The Evolution of the Wedding Gown” exhibit. This beautiful...

Kids Day Camps

Toy Story

Oct. 30 1:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Each week this structured program will explore age appropriate crafts and toys, music, stories and educational play that's sure...
Girl Power

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

A powerful program just for girls! Girl Power is a place where girls can engage in physically active recreational opportunities...


District of Coldstream Municipal Election Forum

Oct. 30 7:00 PM       Performing Arts Centre, 3800 - 33 Street, Vernon

The public is invited to attend an election forum for candidates in the upcoming District of Coldstream Municipal Election at...

Live Music

Live After 5: Jazz Jam

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

Every Thursday there is a live Jazz Jam. We play jazz mostly from "The Real Book". Bring your instrument to play or just sit...
Griffin's Groove

Oct. 30 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Live Music at Ricardo's Tonight: Griffin's Groove

Oct. 30 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

JULIE MASI - former Parachute Club vocalist performing a spectrum of jazz, R&B and contemporary pop. $5 entertainment...

Non-Profit Programs

Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Oct. 30 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...

Oct. 30 11:00 AM       Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic, 1865 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

From September 5th to October 30th Kelowna challenges Prince George in an 8 week blood drive challenge. Get involved in the...

Oct. 30 1:30 PM       Mental Health Individual & Family Support, 203-347 Leon Avenue, Kelowna, Kelowna

A 10 week program for persons coping with mental illness Building Recovery of Individual dreams and goals through education and...

Pubs & Nightclubs

Poker - Thursdays

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

Free Poker Every Monday & Thursday !! WIN Barley Mill Gift Cards !! Game starts at 7 pm sharp ! Email...
Live Music with Brian Highley - Thursdays

Oct. 30 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....
Thursday Music Bingo

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

Thursday Music Bingo 8pm Visit website for full details.
Thursday Karaoke

Oct. 30 8:00 PM       Freddy's Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Rd, Kelowna

Enjoy Karaoke after 8pm with Stan the Man!
Open Mic

Oct. 30 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...
Open Mic Comedy at Dakodas

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

Have you ever wanted to get on stage? Kelowna's veterans alongside first timers try to make you laugh at this free and fun...
Hank Stallion

Oct. 30 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Hank Stallion Thursday for some rocking and rolling!

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

Wondering what's the best way to get pumped up for Halloween? How about stopping by The Habitat because we are Presenting Freak...
College Thursdays Halloween

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

No cover - All night Visit website for full details.
Stage Fright Open Mic Comedy

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

Stage Fright open mic comedy is hosted by Nick the Ghost and is a free show. Come try out some jokes or just howl at the...
College Thursdays

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

Head on down to LeVel Nite Club!

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

Thursday nights will not be the same with us!! We're doing college nights DORM ROOM STYLE!! Free cover with student I.d....


Public Skate - Memorial Arena

Oct. 30 1:15 PM       Memorial Arena, 1424 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Ages: All 1:15pm 2:30pm *Schedule is subject to change without notice. Please call the public Skating Hotline for up to...


Hansel and Gretel

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

It is dinner time and once again, and as usual the children push around the food on their plate, complain and act rudely. So...
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Oct. 30 8:00 PM       I.P.E. Horticulture Building, Armstrong, B C, Armstrong

Big Apple Productions presents a stage version of the cult classic film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, about a lost couple who...

Wineries & Vineyards

Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Oct. 30 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

Oct. 30 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.
Wine Tastings with Intrigue

Oct. 30 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 @ Kalala Organic Estate Winery

Oct. 30 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

Oct. 30 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

Oct. 30 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...
Sleeping Giant Fruit Winery - Wine Tasting

Oct. 30 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...
Gray Monk Estate Winery - Wine Tastings

Oct. 30 10:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Complimentary Tastings are available daily. We are pleased to offer 4 wines for your enjoyment. Selections change daily and...
Wine Tasting at 50th Parallel Estate

Oct. 30 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...
Wine Tasting @ CedarCreek Estate Winery

Oct. 30 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...
The View Winery - Tastings & Vine Tingling Experience

Oct. 30 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...