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Thursday, August 27

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Parks Alive Thursdays

Aug. 27 6:00 PM       Various Park Locations, Various Park Locations, Kelowna

Chances Gaming Entertainment Thursdays 6:00 pm-9:00 pm ~ Various parks, Glenmore to the Mission July 2 . . . . Gertsmar...
Hog Wild – Civic Sounds

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Civic Plaza, 3009 - 32nd Avenue, Vernon

Come down to Civic Plaza Thursday nights this summer for free live concerts in the open air. Fantastic bands each week –...

Concerts


The pistol Whips

Aug. 27 12:00 AM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

The Pistolwhips are a blues-infused indie rock band from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The quartet is comprised of frontman Rylan...
TOM COCHRANE w/RED RIDER PERFORM AT THE TELUS CONCERT SERIES AT CEDARCREEK

Aug. 27 6:30 PM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

On Wednesday, August 26th, the pride of Lynn Lake, Manitoba, an officer of the ‘Order of Canada’, Grammy nominee and...
Mick Cretney performs at the Yellow House Restaura

Aug. 27 6:30 PM       Yellow House Restaurant (The) , 526 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Mick's wide ranging repertoire of pop and rock classics are always engaging on Thursday nights at the Yellow House. Mick has a...
Music in the Park - Riverside Park

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Riverside Park , 100 Lorne Street, Kamloops

Aug 1 Michael Wood Band Pop Rock michaelwoodband.com Aug 2 Uncle Wiggly's Hot Shoes Blues Band Blues Aug 3 Johnny Don’t...
Piping in the Park

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Polson Park, 2600 Highway 6, Vernon

The Kalamalka Highlanders Pipe Band and the Arran Campbell Memorial Youth Pipe Band will be hosting Piping in the Park on...
DAUGHTRY @ the PNE

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       PNE Ampitheatre, 2901 E Hastings Street, Vancouver

Summer Night Concert - DAUGHTRY! Every night at 8pm, the PNE Amphitheatre will present a summer full of the best music. Back...

Comedy


Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

The Okanagan Comedy Festival brings out the some of the top talent in Canada along with your local favourites. Four crazy...

Wineries


Wine Tastings @ Gray Monk Estate Winery

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Join us this summer for complimentary wine tastings and tours at Gray Monk Estate Winery. BC's oldest family owned and operated...
Wine Tasting @ Meadow Vista Honey Wines

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines, 3975 June Springs Road, Kelowna

Meadow Vista was born out of the idea that when you combine a passion for farm fresh ingredients, wine & protecting the honey...
House of Rose Winery - Wine Tasting

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

House of Rose is home to the well know HotFlash wine as well as other fabulous fruit forward smooth wines, dry and sweet, under...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue Wines

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Intrigue Wines, 2291 Goldie Rd, Lake Country

Join the friendly staff at Intrigue Wines for daily tastings in our beautiful rustic wine shop! Pop by to sample mouth...
Tastings and Chaos

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Ex Nihilo Vineyards, 1525 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Tasting Room open daily from 10:00 - 6:30 pm. Chaos bistro open daily 12 - 7pm.
Wine Tasting @ 50th Parallel Estate

Aug. 27 10:30 AM       50th Parallel Estate, 17101 Terrace View Road, Lake Country, BC, Kelowna

50th Parallel Estate - truly one of Canada's exemplary destination wineries set in the heart of Okanagan Wine Country in...
Ancient Hill Estate Winery - Wine Tasting

Aug. 27 10:30 AM       Ancient Hill Estate Winery, 4918 Anderson Road, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

We are a boutique winery in the beautiful, rural, Ellison area of North Kelowna. Located directly across from the Kelowna...
EXPERIENCE it LIVE... at The Vibrant Vine!

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

EXPERIENCE it LIVE... at The Vibrant Vine! The Vibrant Vine is BC's Most Artfully Entertaining Winery & home to "The Best...
Wine Tasting @ The View Winery

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       The View Winery, #1-2287 Ward Road, Kelowna

VISIT US Located minutes from Downtown Kelowna, beautifully nestled amongst apple orchards and grape vines. The View Winery is...
Food and Wine paired Vineyard Tour

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

There's something about tasting wines just a stone's throw from the soil in which the grapes are grown. Add to that food...
The Hatch Winery - Wine Tasting

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       The Hatch Winery, 3225 Boucherie Road, Kelowna

Our beautiful new wine tasting room is now open! We offer a patio and picnic area with a stunning view. Wine tasting...

Pubs/Clubs


Live After Five: Jazz Jam

Aug. 27 5:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts is proud to continue “Live After 5” as a JAZZ JAM every Thursday from 5-7PM. Appropriate for all...
gratitude cafe game night

Aug. 27 5:00 PM       gratitude cafe, 585 Osprey Ave, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Come to gratitude cafe every Thursday from 5-7pm for games night! Enjoy a complimentary pot of organic loose leaf tea while...
Free Pool

Aug. 27 5:00 PM       Checkers Bar and Grill , 3914 32 Street, Vernon

Free pool every Thursday for the entire summer! What a great way to spend the evening!
Jazz at the KAS...Presents Jazz Cafe Band

Aug. 27 6:00 PM       Jazz at the KAS, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Anna Jacyszyn, Bernie Addington, Neville Bowman and Scott Gamble perform international level Jazz - Tonight at Kelowna's only...
Level Lake Lounge

Aug. 27 6:00 PM       Kerry Park, 211 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

Club Cruise This 2 deck party boat is loaded with a full bar, Live Level DJ’s, pumpin’ club music, dance floor, hot tub,...
Poker - Thursdays

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Free Poker every Monday & Thursday! Win Barley Mill Gift Cards! 7pm - 10pm
Buzz Trivia

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

What's All The Buzz About ? BUZZ TRIVIA hosted by DJ Skye Name That Tune.. and Buzz In for Bonus Points! Bring a Team...
Line Dance Lessons

Aug. 27 7:30 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

Line Dance Lessons 7:30pm - 9:00pm
BULL NIGHT

Aug. 27 7:30 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

Try your hand at Mechanical Bull Riding at the Ok Corral Cabaret every Thursday night! Get Bucked!
MUSIC BINGO THURSDAYS!!

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

MUSIC BINGO THURSDAYS!! 8pm Visit website for full details.
RETRO ROCK TRIVIA

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       The Dirty Jersey, 1200 8th Street, Kamloops

Live every Thursday! 8pm Visit website for full details.
Chase Padgett – SIX GUITARS

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Tickets $25 1 performer becomes 6 different guitar players each with their own voice, views and music (Blues, Jazz, Rock,...
Karaoke

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Freddy's Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Road, Kelowna

Enjoy karaoke after 8pm with Stan the Man!
MUSIC Bingo Thursdays

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

MUSIC Bingo Thursdays 8pm
Okanagan Comedy Festival

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

The Okanagan Comedy Festival brings out the some of the top talent in Canada along with your local favourites. Four crazy...
Ten Minute Detour

Aug. 27 8:30 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Ten Minute Detour is a rock band, plain and simple. Their sound is loud and emotional. Their tone emanates the roughness of...
Open Mic

Aug. 27 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Thursday nights is Open Mic night at O'Flannigan's Pub. Bring your instruments, sign up and then hit the stage and jam out...
College Thursdays

Aug. 27 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

NO COVER – ALL NIGHT
The Pistolwhips

Aug. 27 9:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

The Pistolwhips
Zamboni Brothers

Aug. 27 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

The Zamboni Brothers for some rocking and rolling!

Dances/Parties


Thursday Night Dance

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

Please Join us every Thursday night from 7 – 10 p.m. at Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way. Vic & Co keeps the...
SALSA THURSDAYS KELOWNA

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave. Kelowna, Kelowna

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

Crafts/Markets


Vernon Farmers Market

Aug. 27 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

EVERY MONDAY & THURSDAY RAIN OR SHINE APRIL 16 TO OCTOBER 29 8:00 AM - 1:00PM Visit website for full details and...
Vernon Farmers Market

Aug. 27 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Discover the diversity and uniqueness of the area at one of the very best Farmers’ Markets in the region. With over 200 local...
Farmer's Market on Granville Island

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Granville Island, 1689 Johnson Street, Vancouver

The original Farmer’s Market on Granville Island is 100% local, fresh and harvested with love. Explore this season’s...
Kelowna City Park Patio Market / Artisans and more

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Kelowna City Park Patio Market / Artisans and more, 1585 Abbott St. Downtown Kelowna, Kelowna

If you are missing the vendors along the boardwalk than come join us at the new Patio Market at 1585 Abbott St. Downtown...

Film


Phulkari Film Premiere

Aug. 27 1:00 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 421 Cawston Ave., Unit 103, Kelowna

We will be screening the short film, “Phulkari: Pieces of Our Shared Stories within the Fields” on August 21, 2015 at the...
INSIDE OUT & ANT-MAN

Aug. 27 8:00 PM       Starlight Drive-in, 5341 Hwy 97A, Enderby, BC , Enderby

INSIDE OUT Rated G ~ Shows at 8:00pm (Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind, Bill Hader) ~ PLUS ~ ANT-MAN Rated...

Art/Exhibitions


Guest Artist -Dianne Korsch

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Front Street Gallery, 60 Front Street , Penticton

Dianne Korsch Treasured Memories Aug 21- Sept 3 ,2015 Dianne is an avid Naramata artist of landscapes in...
Kabul Art Project: Contemporary Art of Afghanistan

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Billed as "The biggest collection of Contemporary Afghan Art outside Afghanistan" (Christina Hallmann, founder of the Kabul Art...
Patrick Hughes: Reverspective

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

"Reverspectives ... enable the seer to experience paradox" states Patrick Hughes, the artist of this exhibition. Hughes' wall...
Species at Risk - Travelling Exhibition

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 1304 Ellis Street, Kelowna

British Columbia is known for its spectacular nature but there is little awareness of the many species under threat. Species at...
A Legacy of Honour

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

A Legacy of Honour: Canada and the British Indian Army in the First World War “Duty, Honour & Izzat – The Call to...
Phantom Limb- Shyra De Souza

Aug. 27 1:00 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 421 Cawston Ave., Unit 103, Kelowna

//Phantom Limb// An enormous sculptural vertebrae fills the room. Hundreds of white discarded trinkets hang, as if they were...
The Nature of Museums Panel Discussion

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Using the Species at Risk exhibition as a springboard for a dialogue event, Chris O’Connor from the Royal BC Museum, as well...

Courses


Paper and Book Conservation Workshop

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 140 Queensway Ave, Kelowna

A series of four workshops has been developed to help improve professional knowledge, skills and practice in the area of...

Sports


Thursday Fun League

Aug. 27 5:30 PM       3 Blind Mice Trail Area , End of Riddle Road - Walk past the white gate to the kiosk . , Penticton

The Penticton Disc Golf Club (PDGC) meets every Thursday at 5:30pm at the 3 Blind Mice trail area, located at the end of Riddle...

Family Fun


Parent Tot Gym Time

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Join us in the gym unstructured playtime with your toddler. Run, climb and tumble in our active circuit or jump to your hearts...
Parent Tot Gym Time

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Parent & Tot Gym Time (Ages 0–5) Join us for unstructured playtime with your toddler. Run, climb and tumble in our active...
Summer Story Time

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Gellatly Nut Farm Regional Park, 2375 Whitworth Road, West Kelowna

Rain or shine, children age three to five and their caregivers are welcome to join us for a twice weekly edition of ‘Summer...
Petting Zoo & Pony Rides

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       Little Rascals Pony Parties and Petting Zoo, 2445 Joe Rich Rd, Kelowna

OPEN DAILY 11am-1pm-Hands on farm animal interaction and pony rides too! Fun for ALL ages!

Kids Day Camps


XploreSportZ Summer Break Camp

Aug. 27 8:30 AM       Penticton Community Centre, 325 Power Street, Penticton

For sport lovers (Ages 9-12) who want to experience new & exciting sports under the direct supervision of certified coaches....
XploreSportZ Summer Break Camp

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Sonora Community Centre, 8505 68th Ave, Osoyoos BC , Osoyoos

Cost: $150/week Location: Penticton Community Centre - Rec Room Times: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm daily Week 1: July 6 - 10,...
XploreSportZ Summer Break Camp

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Sonora Community Centre, 8505 68th Ave, Osoyoos BC , Osoyoos

Cost: $150/week Location: Penticton Community Centre - Rec Room Times: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm daily Week 1: July 6 - 10,...
Summer Camp: Freedom Arts at Woodhaven

Aug. 27 9:00 AM       Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre, 969 Raymer Road, Kelowna

Summer Day Camp! Freedom Arts at Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre. An interactive art and music camp for young music lovers,...
T.G.I.S (Ages 6-8)

Aug. 27 1:00 PM       Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs - Rutland, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Thank Goodness It’s Summer! This club is all about celebrating summer in the Okanagan, come out and enjoy the beauty of...
Girl Power

Aug. 27 6:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Girl Power is a place to try new activities, build friendships, gain self-esteem and have a safe place to hang out with...
Girls Only (ages 8-13 years)

Aug. 27 6:00 PM       Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Girls Only (Ages 9–13) When girls get together great things happen! Girls join us in the youth zone on Thursday nights for...

Meetings


Kelowna Synchronized Swim Club Registration Meetin

Aug. 27 12:00 AM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

***Registration evening will be Thursday August 27, 2015 6:00pm - 8:00pm in front of the H2O Centre. Come out, get registered...
SMART Recovery Meeting

Aug. 27 7:00 PM       The Bridge Youth and Family Services , Portable 2, 760 Hwy. 33 W.,, Kelowna

SMART Recovery is addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and by participating in a free, self-empowering,...

Religious


Lunch and Fellowship

Aug. 27 11:30 AM       Main Street Chruch, 1580 Bernard Ave Kelowna, Kelowna

Come and enjoy lunch with your friends and family.

Non-Profit


Okanagan Men's Shed - Town Hall BBQ

Aug. 27 5:00 AM       Rutland Senior Centre, 765 Dodd Road, Kelowna

Discover what a Men’s Shed is and what’s in it for you.  “Shed” is our term for a workshop with tools and projects...
Minds in Motion

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Vernon Recreation Centre, 3310 37th Avenue, Vernon

What is Minds in Motion®? Minds in Motion is a fitness and social program for people experiencing early memory loss due to...
Tea with Grace

Aug. 27 10:00 AM       Mackie Lake House, 7804 Kidston Road, Coldstream

Tea With Grace Enjoy a mini stay-cation in our own community! Kick back and relax in a beautiful setting with your friends,...
Mackie Lake House Tour

Aug. 27 11:00 AM       Mackie Lake House, 7804 Kidston Road, Coldstream

A Tour for You “Come and experience a tour of the exquisitely crafted 1910 Historic Mackie Lake House nestled on the shores...
Town Hall & BBQ

Aug. 27 5:00 PM       Rutland Senior Centre, 765 Dodd Road, Kelowna

Get to know about the Okanagan Men's Sheds pilot program for Kelowna, meet community leaders and enjoy a burger or hot dog....

Fundraisers


Scotiabank MS BIKE Okanagan Grape Escape - Registration

Aug. 27 12:00 PM       RONA Parking Lot, 1711 Springfield Rd, Kelowna

Scotiabank MS BIKE Okanagan Grape Escape The Okanagan Wine Region is World Class featuring boutique family run vineyards to...