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Castanet Events


Thursday, October 23

Benefits/Fundraisers


Halloween Alley & Castanet Food Bank Drive

Oct. 23 9:00 AM       Halloween Alley, 1634 Harvey Ave, Kelowna

Drop off a non-perishable food item between October 16 - 29 for your chance to win! Prizes include a $200 Halloween Decor...
Support the West Africa Ebola Fund

Oct. 23 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 House 2014….Fear Factory the Working Dead

Oct. 23 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...
Haunted House 2014….Fear Factory the Working Dead

Oct. 23 6:00 PM       Okanagan Science Centre , 2704 Hwy 6 Vernon BC, Vernon

Summit Environmental Consultants Inc. presents Haunted House 2014….Fear Factory the Working Dead at the Okanagan Science...
Alive Inside

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       Landmark Paramount Theatre, 261 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

ALIVE INSIDE is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our...
Charity Challenge

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       Village Green Hotel, 4801 27 St, Vernon

Watch local businesses compete in a Family Feud style game at the fourth annual Charity Challenge! The fundraiser is held by...

Comedy


Open mike Comedy

Oct. 23 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...

Courses/Workshops


Kids basics of jewellery making

Oct. 23 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. 23 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...
Open Heart Dance

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

FREE FORM, INTUITIVE DANCE FOR EVERYONE There are no steps to learn. No technique to perfect. It is a safe and supportive...
Salsa Dancing

Oct. 23 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. 23 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...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Vernon Farmers' Market

Oct. 23 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...
Book your table now

Oct. 23 9:00 AM       Centre culturel francophone, 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Time to book you table for a Christmas Arts & Craft & Food Fair on November 22nd in downtown Kelowna.

Dances/Parties


THURSDAY NIGHT DANCE

Oct. 23 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. 23 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


Child Developmental Check-Up @ ORL Westbank Branch

Oct. 23 10:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

Take part in a free Child Developmental Check-Up at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! It's normal to...
Storytime @ ORL Westbank Branch

Oct. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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...
Bedtime Stories

Oct. 23 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...

Films & Movies


GMO, OMG

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       Choices Market, 1937 Harvey Ave, Kelowna

Film screening and discussion at Choices Market. Cost $5.00 register on line at Choicesmarkets.com or call 250-862-4864

FREE Seasonal Events


Drive In To Fall

Oct. 23 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...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


The Evolution of the Wedding Gown Exhibit

Oct. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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...

Lectures/Talks


Cannabis Your Rights Your Wellness Your Choice

Oct. 23 6:30 PM       Penticton Seniors' Drop-In Centre, 2965 South Main St. Penticton, BC , Penticton

Penticton Seniors' Drop-In Centre Society 2965 South Main St. Penticton, BC All Welcome - Complimentary Coffee, Tea & Sweets...
Cannabis Your Rights Your Wellness Your Choice

Oct. 23 6:30 PM       Penticton Seniors' Drop-In Centre, 2965 South Main St. Penticton, BC , Penticton

Penticton Seniors' Drop-In Centre Society 2965 South Main St. Penticton, BC All Welcome - Complimentary Coffee, Tea & Sweets...
Evening With Frank Schaeffer music by Urbanbirds

Oct. 23 6:30 PM       Bottega Farm Inn and Studio, 4485 Sallows Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

Why I am an Atheist who believes in God – How to give love, create beauty and find peace. Frank will speak on subject matter...
Can we talk about climate action?

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Dan Rogers, former Mayor of Prince George and General Manager of the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce "A recovering...

Live Music


Live After 5: Jazz Jam

Oct. 23 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...
Steve Todd

Oct. 23 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Live Music at Ricardo's Tonight: Steve Todd
Open Mic Night

Oct. 23 6:00 PM       Pulp Fiction Coffee House, 1598 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

Come and play some tunes at Pulp Fiction Coffee House! Two mics and a guitar are available for use, but feel free to bring an...
Open Mic Night

Oct. 23 6:00 PM       Pulp Fiction Coffee House, 1598 Pandosy Street Downtown Corner of Pandosy & Lawrence, Kelowna

Open Mic at Pulp Fiction Coffee House! Try out your tunes, old and new. Sign up starts at 6pm.
The Supersuckers!!!

Oct. 23 8:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

You’ve heard our name, you’ve seen our records, our t-shirts and our stickers. We’re probably the favorite band of...
OUT OF THE BLUE

Oct. 23 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

OUT OF THE BLUE - Lucy Blu, local singer songwriter showcasing her original style with Robert Dewar...a relaxing evening of...
Supersuckers

Oct. 23 9:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

SUPERSUCKERS at DOC”s Thursday October 23 Woot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Meetings


Annual General Meeting

Oct. 23 11:45 AM       Regatta room Prestige Inn, 1675 Abbott Street Kelowna BC, Kelowna

The Kelowna Metis Association will be holding their Annual General Meeting at 10 AM - 1 PM 25 October 2014 @ Prestige Inn 1675...

Non-Profit Programs


Aboriginal Fathers BBQ - Connection Group

Oct. 23 6:00 AM       WFN Health and Wellness Centre, 1900 Quail Lane, Westbank, Kelowna

Aboriginal Fathers Free BBQ. Come out share some food and connect with other Aboriginal Fathers and give input into future...
Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Oct. 23 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...
INTERIOR DRIVE FOR LIFE KELOWNABLOOD DONOR CLINICS

Oct. 23 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...
B.R.I.D.G.E.S

Oct. 23 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...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Best Selling Author Chris Czajkowski @ ORL Westbank

Oct. 23 1:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

Join us at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library for a special Reading & Slideshow with author Chris Czajkowski...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Poker - Thursdays

Oct. 23 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. 23 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. 23 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

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

Oct. 23 8:00 PM       Freddy's Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Rd, Kelowna

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

Oct. 23 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. 23 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...
Zamboni Brothers

Oct. 23 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

The Zamboni Brothers Thursday for some rocking and rolling!
College Thursdays

Oct. 23 9:30 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Head on down to LeVel Nite Club!
DORM ROOM THURSDAYS

Oct. 23 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....

Sports


Public Skate - Memorial Arena

Oct. 23 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...

Theatre/Performance


Hansel and Gretel

Oct. 23 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...
A 'near Murder' Mystery

Oct. 23 7:00 PM       Greater Vernon Museum & Archives, 3009-32nd Ave. Vernon, B.C., Vernon

Based on an actual ‘near murder’ in the North Okanagan in 1923, the puzzling circumstances of this case spell mystery with...
The Bone House

Oct. 23 7:30 PM       Black Box (The), 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Notable, award winning director Matthew Brown (The Woman in Black) helms an outstanding cast including Brad Hull, Cory Armour...
New Vintage Theatre presents The Bone House

Oct. 23 7:30 PM       Black Box (The), 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Mystery play perfect for Hallowe'en about a serial killer hunter who has tracked his latest profile. Starring Brad Hull, Cory...
Crimes of The Heart

Oct. 23 8:00 PM       Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

October 15 to November 1st Winner of the 1981 Pulitzer Prize and the New York Drama Critics Circle Award. Crimes of the Heart...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Oct. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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. 23 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...