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Junkyard Percussion Playground

Sep 18, 2013 / 8:30 am

There's a new Much Music in town. Actually does anyone actually expect to catch a music video on Much Music anymore? Let me start again. There is a new on...

Run in Colour bursts to life

Sep 12, 2013 / 8:30 am

The concept is simple: you start off with some friends, a white t-shirt, and set off to run a 5 km route. The part that makes it interesting is that every...

Food, Wine, and Film Fest

Sep 5, 2013 / 8:30 am

Kelowna is hosting Canada's first ever Food, Wine and Film Fest event. The festival runs from Sept 13-15th. Tickets can be bought here. I caught up with...

Ponderosa Arts & Music Festival

Aug 29, 2013 / 8:30 am

Festival season is winding down, but if your looking to enjoy one last festival this summer your in luck. Two South Okanagan lads have been focused this summer...

Grapes of Wrath: Free Concert

Aug 27, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Tomorrow night Parks Alive! presents their biggest free show of the season at Waterfront Park (Island Stage). The Grapes of Wrath are returning to their roots...

Global Music Fest This Saturday

Aug 22, 2013 / 8:30 am

Well folks there is a new festival in town and its being held in West Kelowna this Saturday night in Memorial Park (if you need directions watch the video at...

Firestorm the movie

Aug 15, 2013 / 12:00 pm

Everyone in Kelowna has a story about their experience during Firestorm. Its amazing to think that already 10 years have passed and the scars on our hillside...

Opera in the Okanagan

Aug 8, 2013 / 9:22 am

Last year I had the privilege of catching one of Opera Kelowna's debut performance at one of our Parks Alive! shows. It was the beginning of an amazing...

New Festival in West Kelowna

Aug 2, 2013 / 9:06 am

Today I'm very excited and honoured to announce a new festival I've been creating in West Kelowna. Due to my strong involvement in the event it seemed...

Buskers and Bands

Jul 28, 2013 / 8:00 am

Buskers: Kelowna you should be proud. Check out the talent oozing out of our Kelowna Buskers. Remember to toss them a twoonie or two if you see them out there...

Tattoo Culture Inks Kelowna

Jul 18, 2013 / 8:30 am

Tattoo Culture Inks Kelowna For more information see our story earlier this week: http://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/95031/First-Okanagan-tattoo-show ...

Barefoot Festival Returns

Jul 11, 2013 / 10:39 am

The Dancin Barefoot Festival is back for its 6th year. Heading the festival this summer they have Nick Gilder & Sweeney Todd and Shawn Hook. Started by...

Free concerts in West Kelowna

Jul 4, 2013 / 8:30 am

After a highly successful first year, Music in the Park, returns to West Kelowna. The concerts are totally free and run every Friday night in Memorial Park from...

Concert tonight: We are the City

Jun 27, 2013 / 9:17 am

We are the City are a local success story. They return home to play an exclusive show tonight (June 27th) at the Kelowna Community Theatre. Lets start today...

It's summer time show time

Jun 20, 2013 / 8:30 am

After their inaugural launch in 2012 the Kelowna Summer Theatre Festival will once again be adding to our theatre options in Kelowna by presenting two...

Fathers Day: Wings and Wheels

Jun 13, 2013 / 8:30 am

Fathers Day is fast approaching and we have some great Fathers Day themed events happening this weekend around the Okanagan. Wings: Last year I had a chance...

Wine Art & Music

Jun 6, 2013 / 8:30 am

Wine Art & Music returns next Saturday, June 15th, to kick off the summer. In its fourth year its truly a sampling of all things Wine Art & Music. ...

Hip Hop scene in Kelowna?

May 30, 2013 / 8:30 am

Parks Alive! season is almost upon us and every day through my day job I am blown away by the talent we find in our City and community. Today I wanted to...

Stampede Season

May 23, 2013 / 8:30 am

As an immigrant born in Scotland its always great to be catch some of our Canadian culture on display. This weekend I took the family up to the Falkland...

Okanagan Summer Festivals

May 16, 2013 / 8:30 am

Festival season in the Okanagan is starting to get going. Line ups are being announced, tickets are on sale, and with all that commotion it felt like a great...