132928
59410
Submit Event

Concerts  


Parks Alive! Presented by RE/MAX Kelowna

Aug 9 6:00 PM
Knox Mountain Park, 450 Knox Mountain Dr, Kelowna

Connect Hearing! Community Thursdays - A Night of Variety

Theatre  


MAMMA MIA!

Aug 9 7:30 PM
Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a teen's search for her birth father on a Greek island paradise. Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! the...

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella and 42nd Street

Aug 9 8:00 PM
Malkin Bowl, Stanley Park, 610 Pipeline Rd, Vancouver

Theatre Under the Stars invites audiences to have a ball this summer with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella and 42nd Street, July 4 – August 18, 2018 (performances alternate evenings) at Stanley Park’s picturesque Malkin Bowl. A beloved...

Wineries  


‘National Geographic Photo Ark’ Exhibition

Aug 9 11:00 AM
Liquidity Wines, 720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls, BC, Okanagan Falls

This summer, Liquidity Wines’ tasting room walls will be adorned with images from the National Geographic Photo Ark - a compelling series of photographic portraits that capture the beauty of Earth’s diverse species. The National...

‘National Geographic Photo Ark’ Exhibition to Open

Aug 9 11:00 AM
Liquidity Wines Tasting Room, 720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls

This summer, Liquidity Wines’ tasting room walls will be adorned with images from the National Geographic Photo Ark - a compelling series of photographic portraits that capture the beauty of Earth’s diverse species. The National Geographic...

Yoga in the Vineyard

Aug 9 6:00 PM
Quails' Gate Winery, 3303 Boucherie Road, West Kelowna

Every Thursday evening in July and August, join the talented team from Oxygen Yoga & Fitness Westbank for an relaxing and rejuvenating yoga class overlooking our vineyards and Okanagan Lake. Hosted at the Harvest Gathering site, each week will...

Painted Rock hosts Namasté & Rosé

Aug 9 6:00 PM
Painted Rock Estate Winery, 400 Smythe Drive, Penticton

Painted Rock will be hosting a yoga class on our lawn overlooking the vines and Skaha Lake. The class will be lead by an Oranj Fitness instructor. After the class, sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of rosé in the sunshine! Classes start at 6pm...

Summer Music Series

Aug 9 6:30 PM
House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Road, Kelowna

Join us for a free and fabulous concert in our picnic area. Please bring a lawn chair. Food truck – Dosa Crepe Café – on site and charcuterie platters available in the wine shop or bring your own picnic. This week is: MASK: Musical...

Dances/Parties  


Thursday Night Dance

Aug 9 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. HEART & SOLE (Vic & Jim) keeps the toes tapping with a well rounded selection of dances including waltz, foxtrot, polka, twostep, cha cha,...

SALSA THURSDAYS

Aug 9 8:00 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna presents SALSA THURSDAYS 8pm Singles, Couples, All levels and ages 30 minute lesson with dance to follow 421 Cawston Ave. V1Y 6Z1 (250)717-5304 $5 admission (Pay for Three, Get one Free). Great exercise for...

Seasonal  


Student L.E.A.D Summer Program

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Thrive Out of School Care, 2100 Gordon Dr, 1150 Glenmore Dr, 271 Snowsell St, Kelowna

Student L.E.A.D Summer Program ​Leadership Exploration And Development Students ages 13-18 years of age are welcome to apply to be part of this hands on leadership development program. Chosen students will learn and grow by being matched...

Cultural District Walking Tours

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street, Kelowna

The tour will follow a historical route of approximately two km, and highlight the past and present events of what is now Kelowna’s cultural district starting and ending at the Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis St. Visit a variety of public art...

Crafts/Markets  


Indoor Night Market

Aug 9 5:00 AM
Schubert Centre, 3505-30th Avenue, Vernon

Come see us for our once a month night market from 5-8pm at the Schubert Centre Vernon. We have 28-35 vendors, including handmade items, food vendors, card readers, massage, home based businesses and more!

Bargain Bin

Aug 9 9:30 AM
United Church Bargain Bin, 4421 4th St. Peachland, Peachland

The Bargain Bin is open for business Thursday to Saturday 9:30 to 3:00. Due to flooding issues we have moved to the hall beside the church. Watch for the entrance signs.

Drop In Wood Sign Painting

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Rustic Chalk Decor, #102 - 1974 Moss Court, Kelowna

Rustic Chalk Decor DIY studio offers Drop In sessions where you can come in on a whim or at the last minute and paint a beautiful 12" x 12" wooden sign. SIZE: 12”x12” square DESIGN: Choose from over 25 designs, which change seasonally....

Framed Wood Sign Workshop

Aug 9 6:00 PM
Rustic Chalk Decor, #102 - 1974 Moss Court, Kelowna

Join us to create a framed wood sign, together with others, in our cozy DIY studio in Kelowna! It is made to be easy and there is no need to be crafty or have any previous experience in sign making! An instructor will guide you through the...

Art/Exhibitions  


FERDINAND GALLERY TAKING SUBMISSIONS

Aug 9 Various Times
The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

The Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos, B.C. is now taking submissions, in 2 & 3 dimensional artwork from practicing British Columbia artists. You can contact the Gallery through the Facebook page or call 250-402-3850 for details & jury forms.

Painting | Ages 7-11

Aug 9 1:00 AM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon

Painting for ages 7-11 at the Vernon Community Arts Centre Come ready to get messy in this afternoon painting class! Experiment with different techniques and styles to create beautiful works of art. Price includes all materials. Thursday,...

Vortex at the Vancouver Aquarium

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Vancouver Aquarium, 845 Avison Way , Vancouver

Experience acclaimed artist Douglas Coupland’s new radical art installation – Vortex – at the Vancouver Aquarium, an Ocean Wise initiative. Vortex will bring you on an imaginative journey to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, immersing you...

The Price of Victory

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many sought to make sense of the war, counting their losses and vowing ‘never again.’ Victory was a subjective concept...

BODY LANGUAGE

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art , 639 Hornby Street Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 2G3, Vancouver

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art, celebrating its 10th anniversary, presents the premiere exhibition, BODY LANGUAGE: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest, on display June 8, 2018 – January 13, 2019. Guest curator Dion Kaszas...

SCI-FI EROTICA AND VARIOUS...

Aug 9 10:00 AM
The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

Opening day of the Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos. To kick off the season, displayed in the Gallery will be 2 and 3 dimensional works from 2 long time B.C. artists. Included in the works will be historical pen & inks, concrete and ceramic...

The Social Life of Water in the Okanagan

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

The Social Life of Water in the Okaganan is an informative and fascinating exhibition that explores the relationship that all living creatures – people included – have with water in the Okanagan Valley. Stories, knowledge, photographs,...

Babes and Bathers: History of the Swimsuit

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Time to hit the beach! Bikinis, swim trunks and speedos are a common sight along Okanagan Lake in the summertime. People strut their stuff in swimwear of all different colours, shapes and sizes. Before swimsuits were invented, men typically...

eRacism Exhibition

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

This exhibition examines the resurgence of racism and xenophobia as a political tool both in North America and the world.

Keep Penticton White

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Exhibition focuses on the 'Keep Penticton White' movement of the early Twentieth century, and expands the conversation to include further racist practices and policies in our history. Free and open to the public.

Dennis Burton. Tell Me A Story

Aug 9 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Exhibition of the collaborative work by Canadian author Clifford Briggins and illustrator Dennis Burton. On display are unpublished manuscripts of their children's book 'Tell Me A Story Blosson', the adventures of Klunk the cat and Cecil the dog....

Penticton Square Dance Festival

Aug 9 2:00 PM
Penticton Senior’s Drop In Centre, 2965 South Main Street, Penticton

Penticton Square Dance Festival In 2003 the Penticton Square Dance Jamboree celebrated its 50th Year. The following year the Festival was incorporated with Peachfest as the Peachfest Square Dance Festival. The festival offers a unique and...

Exhibit Tours

Aug 9 3:00 PM
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave, Kelowna

What came before the itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini? Dive into this exclusive tour of "Babes and Bathers: History of the Swimsuit" and find out. By donation For more information, please contact: Jen at 250-868-4836...

Celebrate The FIERCEST Animals in the Sea at Vanco

Aug 9 6:30 PM
Vancouver Aquarium , 845 Avison Way, Vancouver

Celebrate Pride Season at the next adults-only After Hours at Vancouver Aquarium®, an Ocean Wise® initiative. Take part in our most extravagant night out yet, with fishy drag performances and unusual animal sex lives science talks… or just...

Live @ Crush Pad: Amelie Patterson Trio

Aug 9 6:30 PM
Okanagan Crush Pad, 16576 Fosbery Rd, Summerland

Hailing from Banff, Alberta, and serving as the town’s first Poet Laureate, Amelie Patterson leads as a strong ambassador for women songwriters. The clear-voiced, honest and tenacious troubadour’s music traverses territories from blues to folk...

Courses  


Digital Marketing 101 - Build Your Website

Aug 9 9:00 AM
Community Futures Okanagan Similkameen, 102-3115 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

If you are looking to create an online presence, but don't have the budget to hire a web designer, then this course is for you. You will learn how to create your website using the WIX platform. Depending on the complexity of what you want to...

Daily Computer information events

Aug 9 2:00 PM
The World of Computer Technology, #400 1950 Harvey Ave., Kelowna

Our Kelowna London Drugs Computer department features Daily information seminars. These events focus on all aspects of computers from backing up your data to home automation, wifi basics as well as the newest gaming solutions, printers and more!...

Learn to Play Ukulele (in 5 days)

Aug 9 5:30 PM
Naramata Centre, 3375 3 St, Naramata, BC , Naramata

Ages 12+ (or children under the age of 12 if accompanied by an adult) Monday August 6th -Friday August 10th, 5:30-6:30 p.m. $50 + $10 materials fee Yanti is pleased to announce that she will teach new students how to play ukulele this summer...

Bird Stilt Chorus Workshop

Aug 9 6:00 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

with Levana Prud’homme Each session will include a warm-up, training and exercises intended to bring awareness to the movement habits stilts require. At the beginner level we work with proper stilt alignment, and can move into movement...

Family Fun  


Child Minding (Ages 0-5)

Aug 9 Various Times
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Parents, enjoy a workout or swim in the facility while your children are in the care of qualified staff and volunteers. We provide supervised play with age-appropriate toys, arts, crafts, and special care for babies. 1.5 hour time limit. Days:...

Toddlertime

Aug 9 10:15 AM
Okanagan Regional Library - Lake Country Branch, 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

For children 18 months to 3 years and their caregiver(s). This program will include songs, stories, rhymes and puppets. Plenty of action for little ones on the go! One time, in person registration in Lake Country Branch's Read-to-Me Club is...

Storytime

Aug 9 11:00 AM
Okanagan Regional Library - Lake Country Branch, 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

For children 3 to 5 years and their caregiver. Join us for some great stories, silly songs and puppetry fun! One time, in person registration in Lake Country Branch's Read-to-Me Club is required, then all the storytimes are FREE and drop-in....

Carnival at Peachfest

Aug 9 5:00 PM
Rotary Park, lakeshore drive, Penticton

Shooting Star Amusements is back for Peachfest!!! Come on down to the Carnival at the Rotary Park on the Beach by the Peach! We always have special deals going on make sure you check us out on Facebook and Instagram for specials and deals...

Kids Day Camps  


French Day Camp

Aug 9 Various Times
Centre culturel francophone, 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

A unique opportunity for kids ages 6 to 12 to practice their French language skills. Games, sports, outdoor activities and museum visits means a summer filled with adventures in French!

Summer Day Camp Spots Available

Aug 9 7:45 AM
Thrive Out of School Care, 2100 Gordon Dr, 1150 Glenmore Dr, 271 Snowsell St, Kelowna

Register your child for action-packed, licensed summer day camps for kids that have finished kindergarten to age 12 at one of our 3 Kelowna locations! This nature-based program will have your kid coming home with exciting stories every day. Our...

Summer Camps at Okanagan Gymnastics Centre

Aug 9 8:30 AM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre, 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Join us at our summer camps! Camps run on week days from 8:30 am-4:30 pm and include activities such as zumba, karate, crafts, swimming and GYMNASTICS! Camps are led by our NCCP certified gymnastics coaches in our 15,000 square foot air...

Swim & Dance Camp (Ages 5-7 & 8-10)

Aug 9 8:30 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

YMCA and community coaches will help your child build fundamental skills through guided drills, scrimmages and fun free-play opportunities—both on land and in the water! Each day, your camper will experience an introduction to a popular sport...

Swim & Dance Camp (Ages 5-7 & 8-10)

Aug 9 8:30 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

YMCA and community coaches will help your child build fundamental skills through guided drills, scrimmages and fun free-play opportunities—both on land and in the water! Each day, your camper will experience an introduction to a popular sport...

Camp OC

Aug 9 8:30 AM
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

Our educational day camps are full of interactive fun and adventure. Campers enjoy small class sizes with experienced instructors and School District student volunteers. Camp OC is a great place to engage kids in their interests and passions such...

KFY Mini Camps - Suess-ical (Ages 3-5)

Aug 9 9:00 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Sign your little one up for our extended Mini Camps at the Y for a fun, engaging and interactive experience! Your child will explore crafts, stories, imaginative play and active games around preschooler-friendly themes. Each week will also include...

SEUSSICAL KIDS

Aug 9 9:00 AM
Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

THIS IS A SUMMER CAMP for kids 7-12 yrs. beginning on July 30 and ending on August 10 with a final on-stage performance. Must register in advance! "Oh, the thinks you can think" when Dr. Seuss' best-loved characters collide and cavort in an...

Arion Farm Camp

Aug 9 9:00 AM
Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

Have a child that loves nature and the outdoors? Arion Therapeutic Farm will be running Farm Camp the month of July and August this summer. Our farm camps are being run on the following dates: July 3rd to July 6th (4 days) July 9th to 13th...

Bard on the Beach’s Young Shakespeareans

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Bard on the Beach, 1695 Whyte Avenue, Vancouver

Calling all Young Theatre Lovers! Bard on the Beach announces the return of its annual Young Shakespeareans Summer Theatre Camps and Teen Workshops, with sessions beginning July 3 and running through to August 31, 2018. Registration is now open....

Pint Sized Picassos Art Camp | Ages 5-6

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon

Pint Size Picassos Art Camp for ages 5-6 at the Vernon Community Arts Centre Come create with us this summer! Our week long art camps are designed to offer a variety of projects with technical and skill levels appropriate for the age group....

Rutland Boy's and Girl's Club Summer Camps

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Rutland Boys & Girls Club, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

This summer sign-up for Rutland Boy's and Girl's Club recreation day camps. Camps are available for children ages 6-13, and offer a variety of out trips and themed day camps including Atlantis Waterslides, Wildplay Adventure Park, Creative Chaos,...

Y Theme Camps - Y Kids Got Talent (Ages 5-10)

Aug 9 12:30 PM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Theme inspired crafts, structured active games, outdoor group challenges and team-building activities help make each week a unique experience. Add in dips in the pool and a Friday movie to end each week, and you have the ingredients for a summer...

Pint Sized Picassos Art Camp | Ages 5-6

Aug 9 1:30 PM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon

Pint Sized Picassos Art Camp for ages 5-6 at the Vernon Community Arts Centre Come create with us this summer! Our week long art camps are designed to offer a variety of projects with technical and skill levels appropriate for the age group....

Meetings  


Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Aug 9 6:45 AM
Royal Anne Hotel, 348 Bernard Ave, Kelowna

February is Toastmasters Month in Kelowna as well as all of BC. We encourage you to join us for a meeting and learn more about Kelowna Am Toastmasters. We meet Every Thursday 6:45-8:00 a.m. at the Royal Ann Hotel on Bernard. We are worth...

Non-Profit  


Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic

Aug 9 11:00 AM
Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic , 1865 Dilworth Drive , Kelowna

Book individual appointments at www.blood.ca or 1 888 236 -6283 or groups of 3 or more email [email protected] and we will send your group sign -up sheets. Some of our Eligibility Tools: CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY BEFORE YOU DONATE:...

Business After Hours

Aug 9 5:00 PM
West Kelowna Fine Cabintery, 2035 - B Louie Drive, West Kelowna

We welcome all business owners to our Business After Hours. Come and see what we are all about.

Comedy  


Two Wolves Brewing presents Totally Free Open Mic

Aug 9 7:00 PM
Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Two Wolves Brewing presents Kelowna Comedy's legendary comedy open mic night. We often have as many as twenty-five local comics hitting the stage trying out some new material and dusting off some old gems. The show starts at 7 and you will want to...

Two Wolves Brewing presents Totally Free Open Mic

Aug 9 8:00 PM
Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Two Wolves Brewing presents Kelowna Comedy's legendary comedy open mic night. We often have as many as twenty-five local comics hitting the stage trying out some new material and dusting off some old gems. The show starts at 8 and you will want to...

Kelowna Comedy Pro-Am

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

Come see the best comics in the Okanagan performing their freshest material. This show features our more experienced hosts improvising between our top comics. These comics have toured Western Canada, won contests, and appeared on Just For Laughs...

Sports  


U16B Western Canadian Softball Championships

Aug 9 8:00 AM
High Noon Ball Park , 4720 Old Vernon Road, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

For the first time Kelowna is hosting the U16B Western Canadian Softball Championships from August 9-12 The majority of the players from the U16B Kelowna Heat just played for the Thompson-Okanagan team in the BC Summer Games in Cowichan and...

Taoist Tai Chi® arts Beginner Class & Open House

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Ukrainian Orthodox Church Hall, 1935 A Barlee Rd, Kelowna

Join us at our open house and new beginning class. Have fun while you experience a gentle form of training that can help improve your vitality and sense of well being. These are a few testimonials from our survey of over 18,000 international...

Taoist Tai Chi® arts in the Park & Youth Special

Aug 9 9:30 AM
Strathcona Beach, 2290 Abbott St, Kelowna

Experience a new way of rejuvenating your health, vitality and sense of well being. For all ages and all abilities. Everybody welcome! Join us on Thursday mornings at Strathcona Beach, 2290 Abbott St (behind the hospital) from 9:30 – 11:30 am...

Pubs/Clubs  


Tap Takeover w/Fernie Brewery

Aug 9 11:00 AM
Train Station Pub (The), 1177 Ellis St, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Tap Takeover w/Fernie Brewery! Kegs tapped at 11am!

Peachland Legion Acoustic Jam 5pm

Aug 9 5:00 PM
Royal Canadian Legion Br 69, 4407 2nd St., Peachland

Peachland Legion #69 Thurs. at 5 -8:30 pm Acoustic (no drum kit) Jam. Hosted by Garry Strawford and Tom Miller. Come out a sing a few, try out some oringinals.

Texas Holdem Poker Thursdays

Aug 9 7:00 PM
Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Totally free Poker nite. Can be cash prizes or Gift Certificate, you never know. Build up your seasonal points to get in the BIG final for Big money

Tremendous Trivia at Carlos O'Bryan's West Kelowna

Aug 9 8:00 PM
Kelly O'Bryan's Carlos O'Bryan's Restaurant and Pub, 3470 Carrington Rd, West Kelowna

Every Thursday, your Tremendous Trivia host JD brings you and your friends a challenging and entertaining evening of general knowledge trivia, Name That Tune, laughter, fun, and PRIZES! Who will win the coveted Tremendous Trivia trophy?...

Thursday Night Trivia

Aug 9 8:30 PM
97th Street Pub, 2400 Hwy 97 N, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Every Thursday The Emcee Entertainment and your Host Quizmaster Scott provide you with a fun entertaining environment to flex your knowledge of various topics! photo round? Check Question Rounds? Check Name that tune? Check Always a ton of...

59336


132778
59020
54051