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Thursday, August 28

Benefits/Fundraisers


KSER Scholarship Golf Fundraiser

Aug. 28 1:00 PM       Gallagher's Canyon Golf & Country Club, 4320 W Gallaghers Drive, Kelowna

The KSER Scholarship Fund offers a helping hand by supporting Grade 12 student-athletes graduating in Kelowna, BC on their...

Career & Employment Fairs


Telus Sales Agent Job Fair

Aug. 28 10:00 AM       WorkBC , 1460 Pandosy, Kelowna

TELUS Job Fair – Thursday 28th August- WorkBC 1460 Pandosy Street Kelowna Wanted – Sales Agents • Entry level position...

Comedy


Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 28 5:00 PM       Riley' s Neighbourhood Pub, 1751 Ross Road, Kelowna

Professional stand up comedians from across Canada will perform their best material over three nights at Riley's Neighbourhood...
Open mike Comedy

Aug. 28 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...
Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Come for one night or all four! Over fifteen pro comedians from across Canada will perform at Dakodas over four nights...
Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       Voodoo's, 67 Nanaimo Avenue East, Penticton

Professional stand up comedians from across Canada will perform their best material over three nights at Voodoos. Tickets are...
Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       Voodoo's, 67 Nanaimo Avenue East, Penticton

Professional stand up comedians from across Canada will perform their best material over three nights at Voodoos. Tickets are...

Courses/Workshops


PAINTING & WINE at The Vibrant Vine

Aug. 28 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...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Vernon Farmers' Market

Aug. 28 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...
114th Annual Interior Provincial Exhibition!

Aug. 28 10:00 AM       Armstrong Fair Grounds, 3550 Bridge Street, Armstrong

"Catch the Buzz" at the 114th Annual Interior Provincial Exhibition! Together with the more than 20 agricultural divisions,...

Dances/Parties


Never Let Summer End Party!

Aug. 28 4:00 PM       Moxies Grill & Bar, 1730 Cooper Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

4pm Visit website for full details.
THURSDAY NIGHT DANCE

Aug. 28 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

Aug. 28 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


Summer Story Time at the Nut Farm

Aug. 28 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

Aug. 28 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...
Story Time at the Nut Farm

Aug. 28 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...
Summer Reading Club @ ORL Lake Country Branch

Aug. 28 11:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library - Lake Country Branch, 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

No need for kids to be bored this summer. There will be a lot of funny business going on at the Lake Country Branch of the...
Park & Play - Quilchena Park

Aug. 28 5:00 PM       Quilchena Park, 347 Quilchena Dr, 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. 28 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 ~...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


Back in Time - Thursdays @ Mackie Lake House

Aug. 28 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...
The Evolution of the Wedding Gown Exhibit

Aug. 28 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


Monster Mysteries

Aug. 28 9:00 AM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Explore the eerie and exercise your BRAAAAIIINSSS with the pop culture, myth, and science behind your favourite monsters....
Summer of Science: Monster Mysteries

Aug. 28 9:00 AM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Explore the eerie and exercise your braaaaiiiinnnnsss with the pop culture, myth, and science behind your favourite monsters....
SODANCE Vernon Summer Camp

Aug. 28 12:00 PM       Shuswap Okanagan Dance Academy, #103B-1340 Kal Lake Road, Vernon

We will be hosting our 2014 Summer Camp at SODANCE Studio in Vernon from Monday August 25 - Friday August 29th. Full week...
Mini Theme Camps

Aug. 28 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...
Girl Power

Aug. 28 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

Aug. 28 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...
Gorden James at The Okanagan Golf Club

Aug. 28 5:30 PM       Okanagan Golf Club, 3200 Via Centrale, Kelowna

Gorden James is playing at The Okanagan Golf Club Thursday's for the Month of July and August! Come relax on our breathtaking...
Parks Alive - Classic Rock

Aug. 28 6:00 PM       Kinsmen Park, 2600 Abbott Street, Kelowna

Thursday Legacy Series Kinsmen Park - Classic Rock 6:00pm - 9:00pm Donations: Events are free but you can show your...
Gorden James Duo

Aug. 28 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Gorden James Duo
LIVE @ Okanagan Crush Pad Winery

Aug. 28 7:00 PM       Okanagan Crush Pad Winery, 16576 Fosbery Road, Summerland

A series of talented live musicians performing only at Okanagan Crush Pad Winery, just off the highway in Summerland, BC....
Music In The Park: Darklark

Aug. 28 7:00 PM       Rotary Bandshell at Riverside Park, Lorne Street, Kamloops

7:00pm to 8:30pm Darklark (Indie Electro Pop).
Sabrina Weeks & Mike Hilliard

Aug. 28 7:00 PM       Ramada Inn, 555 W Columbia St, Kamloops, BC , Kamloops

The next musical rooftop session will host Sabrina Weeks and Mike Hilliard. 7pm to 10pm.
THE BLUE MULES

Aug. 28 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

THE BLUE MULES - rocking blues and boogie jamband from the Prairies. $5 entertainment charge 8:00AM - 10:30PM

Meetings


KELOWNA PIPE BAND SOCIETY PRACTICE

Aug. 28 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

Aug. 28 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...
Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic

Aug. 28 11:00 AM       Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic, 1865 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

DONATE Blood at the Kelowna Clinic and helps save lives of hospital patients! Please join us at 1865 Dilworth Drive and rally...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Live Music with Brian Highley - Penticton

Aug. 28 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....
Karaoke

Aug. 28 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...
Ruined Escape Plan

Aug. 28 8:00 PM       Grateful Fed Bar & Grill, 509 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

A necessary jam stop off on the "Threw the Looking Glass" tour. BC fans, friends, and family welcome!
Saddle Room - College Thursdays

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

3rd Floor Upstairs Music by Jordan Dean
Open Mic

Aug. 28 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...
Zamboni Brothers

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

The Zamboni Brothers for some rocking and rolling!
Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 28 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Come for one night or all four! Over fifteen pro comedians from across Canada will perform at Dakodas over four nights...

Sports


Men's Day @ MIchaelbrook

Aug. 28 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...
OK DERBY DOLLS BEGINNER TRAINING CAMP!

Aug. 28 7:00 PM       Parkinson Rec - rink in back field, 1800 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

OSRDA's Ok Derby Dolls are holding a FRESH MEAT recruitment camp in the month of August. Roller derby is the fastest growing...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Aug. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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. 28 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

Aug. 28 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...