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Thursday, July 31

Comedy


Open mike Comedy

Jul. 31 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...
Open Mic Comedy at Dakodas with Special Guest

Jul. 31 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Dakoda's hosts open mic comedy this week with special guest Ruven Klausner! He has been tearing up his scene in Vancouver and...

Courses/Workshops


PAINTING & WINE at The Vibrant Vine

Jul. 31 12:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Create your masterpiece at the vineyard with Kelowna artist Debby Merkel! An Okanagan Experience to Take Home With You! Add...
Open Heart Dance - free form intuitive moment

Jul. 31 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...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Vernon Farmers' Market

Jul. 31 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...

Dances/Parties


THURSDAY NIGHT DANCE

Jul. 31 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. 31 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


Pebble Tossers Summer Camp

Jul. 31 9:00 AM       Kelowna Museums, 470 Queensway Ave. Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Join a week-long, innovative summer camp that will explore how you can make a positive change in your community. This...
Park Play Day - Pritchard Park

Jul. 31 9:30 AM       Pritchard Park, Pritchard 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. 31 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. 31 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...
Pun & Games

Jul. 31 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 30th ave, Vernon

For ages 8-12. Can you figure out our visual puns and tongue twisters?
Funny Business @ ORL Vernon Branch

Jul. 31 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...
Summer Reading Club @ ORL Lake Country Branch

Jul. 31 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 - Rutland Lions Park

Jul. 31 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...
Kelowna Museums at Parks Alive!

Jul. 31 6:00 PM       Guisachan Park, Guisachan Heritage Park 1060 Cameron Avenue, Kelowna

6 to 9 pm, Thursday, July 31 Parks Alive! Guisachan Park – Classical Join our team at Parks Alive! and bring the entire...

Films & Movies


How to Train Your Dragon 2 & Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Jul. 31 9:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

How to Train Your Dragon 2 9pm & Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 11:15pm

FREE Seasonal Events


Summer Music Series

Jul. 31 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


Westside Artists exhibition at the RCA

Jul. 31 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. 31 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...
Opening Reception, Decolonize Me & Kama? Aborigina

Jul. 31 6:00 PM       Vernon Public Art Gallery, 3228 31st Avenue, Vernon

Thursday, July 31st 6:00-8:00pm The Board of Directors and Executive Director Dauna Kennedy Grant invite you and, guests to...

Kids Day Camps


THE YELLOW DOOR MUSIC & ARTS CAMP

Jul. 31 12:00 AM       The Yellow Door Music & Arts Centre Kelowna, 630 Cadder Avenue, Kelowna

The Yellow Door Music & Arts Camp is offering a SPECIAL for this coming week! Music, Art and super fun games like the Amazing...
Farm day

Jul. 31 9:30 AM       Willow Grove Riding School, 4720 Postill Dr, Kelowna

For all those kids who'd rather be at the barn.  Come spend the day with the ponies ! Event details on our website:...
Trewethy Water Park

Jul. 31 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:...
Kangaroo Creek Farm

Jul. 31 10:00 AM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Webber Road, 2829 Inverness R.d., West Kelowna

Join us on a trip to Winfield to the Kanagroo Farm. Meet at the Boys and Girls Club and travel by van. $15 July 31 ages 6-12...
Mini Theme Camps

Jul. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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...

Lectures/Talks


Ghost Tours of Vernon

Jul. 31 12:00 PM       Greater Vernon Museum & Archives, 3009 32nd Ave., Vernon

The Greater Vernon Museum and Archives is pleased to announce that the Ghost Tours of Vernon is back for its eleventh year of...

Live Music


Live After 5 Jazz Jam

Jul. 31 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"....
Gorden James at The Okanagan Golf Club

Jul. 31 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 - Classical

Jul. 31 6:00 PM       Guisachan Park , 1060 Cameron Ave, Kelowna

Thursday Legacy Series Guisachan Park - Classical 6:00pm - 9:00pm Donations: Events are free but you can show your...
Steppin' Out

Jul. 31 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Steppin' Out $5 off all bottles of wine & $10 off all bottles of wine over $70
LIVE @ Okanagan Crush Pad Winery

Jul. 31 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....
The Runaway Models with Niki Martinus

Jul. 31 7:00 PM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

The Runaway Models with Niki Martinus House of Rose Summer Music series in the wonderful picnic area at the winery. Bring...
Mick Cretney tonight!!! $4 Martinis !

Jul. 31 7:00 PM       Cabana Grille, 3799 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Tonight at Cabana Bar and Grille We Proudly present Mick Cretney and tomorrow night DJ STEVE ROMO! Call to arrange a free...
Zakiya Hooker

Jul. 31 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Zakiya Hooker Visit website for full details.
THE RUM RUNNERS PATIO PARTY

Jul. 31 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

THE RUM RUNNERS PATIO PARTY - performing trop-rock Buffett and the Beach. $5 entertainment charge 8:00PM - 11:00PM

Meetings


KELOWNA PIPE BAND SOCIETY PRACTICE

Jul. 31 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. 31 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...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Teen Summer Reading Club @ ORL Vernon

Jul. 31 3:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Teen Summer Reading Club at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library for Ages 13 to 18! July 31st 3:00 pm...

Pubs & Nightclubs


THIS is what CABANA calls a HAPPY hour!

Jul. 31 4:00 PM       Cabana Bar and Grille , 3799 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna

You like music? How about delicious drinks with a safe ride home? Done! Thursday to Saturday we offer free driving service!...
Poker Night - Penticton

Jul. 31 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. 31 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

Jul. 31 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...
Saddle Room - College Thursdays

Jul. 31 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

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

Jul. 31 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...
Poppa Dawg

Jul. 31 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

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

Jul. 31 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...

Pre-registration Annual Community Fundraiser


Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon - Volunteers Needed

Jul. 31 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...

Sports


UBC Okanagan Soccer Camp

Jul. 31 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...
UBC Okanagan Basketball Camp

Jul. 31 9:00 AM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

Heat Athletics invites you to join some of their nationally recognized varsity coaches, along with some top student athlete, in...
Men's Day @ MIchaelbrook

Jul. 31 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...

Theatre/Performance


THE TRAGICAL COMEDY OF PUNCH & JUDY

Jul. 31 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...
Theatre Under the Stars: 2014 Season

Jul. 31 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...
Clusterfest

Jul. 31 8:00 PM       Liquidity Wines, 4720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls

The South Okanagan will burst with color, taste, sound and sights as fine artists, performers and musicians from around the...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting @ Road 13

Jul. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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. 31 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...
CLUSTERFEST: 1st Annual Artists Festival Series

Jul. 31 7:30 PM       Liquidity Wines, 4720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls

The South Okanagan will burst with color, taste, sound and sights as fine performers and musicians from around the world come...