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Concerts  


Shinedown ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour

Oct 15 6:15 PM
South Okanagan Events Centre, 853 Eckhardt Ave. West , Penticton

Multi-platinum rock band Shinedown has announced new fall tour dates on their 2019 ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour with special guests Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria and Savage After Midnight.

Martin Simpson

Oct 15 6:30 PM
Prestige Hotel & Conference Centre, 4411 - 32nd Street, Vernon

Martin Simpson is one of the world's premiere acoustic guitarists and a powerful songwriter with a rich, charactered voice. His playing, which in part defined the English steel string acoustic guitar sound, is idiosyncratic, instantly...

Shinedown with Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria and Savage After Midnight

Oct 15 7:30 PM
South Okanagan Events Centre, 853 Eckhardt Avenue West, Penticton

Multi-platinum rock band Shinedown has announced new fall tour dates on their 2019 ATTENTION ATTENTION World Tour, produced by Frank Productions, beginning September 17th through October 19th. Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria and Savage After...

Seasonal  


Diwali in Vernon Festival

Oct 15 9:00 AM
Performing Arts Centre, 3800 - 33 Street, Vernon

Our highly popular Diwali in Vernon Festival is back! Five days of interactive pop-up events hosted by our Community Partners, with Red Sky Performance’s Trace added (see Dance Series) and culminating in a multicultural “Showcase”...

Crafts/Markets  


Lindas Quilt shop -McCurdy Corner

Oct 15 1:00 AM
Lindas Quilt shop, Mc Curdy Corner, Kelowna

Crafters market. jams.pickling,quilting items ,kniting,croceting,cards. to many items to list. come out and do some early Christmas shopping. class room at the back of the shop. Nov 1&2 Fri 9-6 Sat 9-5

Summerland Farmers & Crafters Market

Oct 15 9:00 AM
Legion Parking Lot, 14205 Rosedale Avenue, Summerland

Summerland Market is the place to be on Tuesday mornings there is lots to see! From jewelry to plants, home baking or preserves. Fresh produce or cosmetics. We’re here to serve. Woodwork or leathercrafts, meat pies too. Spices, fresh flowers...

Art/Exhibitions  


The Light Within You

Oct 15 9:00 AM
Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Avenue, Peachland

The public is invited to the opening of Heidi Thompson’s exhibition The Light Within You on Saturday October 5 from 12 to 3 pm at the Peachland Art Gallery. The exhibition features an art installation by Heidi Thompson consisting of...

Solo Art Show and Sale

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Naramata Heritage Inn and Spa, 3625 1st Street, Naramata

Show of artwork by Libby Parsons at the Naramata Heritage Inn.

Kelowna's Amusing Past

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave, Kelowna

Kelowna has had a reputation as a travel-worthy destination for decades. And while wineries and golf courses may be a big part of the draw in 2019, Kelowna has an amusing past that may surprise even some longtime residents. In the last half of...

Feature Exhibit: Steeped in our Traditions

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Lake Country Museum and Archives, 11255 Okanagan Centre Rd. W., Lake Country

Steeped in our traditions is a new exhibit featured at Lake Country Museum and Archives. It includes a handmade Girls Festival Doll display and illustrates the importance of tea and the ceremony around consumption.

Avataar at The Dream Cafe

Oct 15 6:00 PM
The Dream Café, 67 Front Street, Penticton

Doors: 6:00pm, Show: 8:00pm Tickets:  Premium: $34, Wings: $24 Reservations: Please call 250-490-9012 to reserve your table When he was in his early 20s, Juno nominated saxophonist and composer Sundar Viswanathan changed his name. For most of his...

Wasteland: Ghosts of the Great War | Mary Riter Ha

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

This exhibition celebrates the incredible legacy of Mary Riter Hamilton and marks the 100th anniversary of her journey to document the battlefields of Europe after WWI. Mary Riter Hamilton was a fearless, trailblazing artist who left a remarkable...

Frame of Mind | Annual Mental Health Exhibition

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Through this annual series of exhibitions we hope to raise awareness about mental health, foster open conversation, and promote effective coping strategies, self-care, resilience, and hope throughout our community. In 2000 Gayle Bluebird...

Road to War | Dr. Suzanne Steele

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

“... wars’ dragonflies lapus lazuli, gossy gold, the fuse” Excerpt from SMSteele's 24 hrs Entering the war zone, knowing death is possible at any second, hyper-sensuality is on the hot plate. No need for pinches...

Champs des Visions/Fields of Visions/Blickfelder

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Champs des Visions/Fields of Vision/Blickfelder, is a 24 minute meditation on the consequence of landscape shot solely from the vantage of the ground upwards in the battlefields, the woods, the graveyards, and the monuments to the dead of the...

Traces of War: Works from the Permanent Collection

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Traces of War: Works from the Permanent Collection features works and ephemera created out of conflict from the Penticton Art Gallery's Permanent Collection, the Penticton Museum’s Collection, and various local collections exploring the art...

Lectures  


Brown Bag Lecture Series

Oct 15 12:00 PM
Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

The Brown Bag Lecture Series is an opportunity to spice up your lunch hour with interesting presentations and discussions on a variety of heritage and culture topics. Tuesdays from noon - 1pm Museum Auditorium (785 Main St) and includes...

Trust Your Intuition

Oct 15 1:00 PM
Holiday Inn Express, 4716 34th Street, Vernon

The Inner Peace Movement of Canada brings tools and techniques for effective living to your community. Open the door to positive influences and prepare for new beginnings! Learn about: Your psychic gifts, life purpose, creating balance, the...

Author Talk

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Captain Skip Rowland visits the downtown Kelowna library next week to talk about his 7 years sailing around the world> This big personality knows how to pack a house - Join us for this free talk and meet the Captain!

The Abortion Question: Morally Challenging, Politi

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Creekside Pub, 3929 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

The KASHA Forum is a monthly, topical-facilitated, small-group discussion with dinner and drinks. Like the last forum the evening will commence at 6:00 pm with time for a meal and some social interaction before delving into our topic. Come...

Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Okanagan

Oct 15 7:30 PM
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, Room C 368, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

The short program will be preempted in favour of an extended coffee break to allow time for attendees to examine Jim Tisdale's 11.5 in. Starmaster telescope prior to the silent auction. Must be a member of RASC Okanagan Centre to bid. Main...

Trade Shows  


WorkBC Open House

Oct 15 10:00 AM
WorkBC, #107-1835 Gordon Dr., Kelowna

We are celebrating the opening of our new WorkBC Centre! Please join us to meet new staff, enjoy some refreshments, and learn about WorkBC. Nous célébrons l'ouverture de notre nouveau centre WorkBC! Rejoignez-nous pour rencontrer le...

Courses  


Intro to Wheel Throwing - Mornings

Oct 15 9:30 AM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Polson Park, Vernon

This class is for those looking to learn the basics of working on the wheel. During your eight weeks you will learn the steps that go into creating finished pieces like mugs, vases, and bowls. Weekly demonstrations will keep you motivated, and be...

Painting & Drawing Open Art Class

Oct 15 9:30 AM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Polson Park, Vernon

Painting, drawing, mixed media or…? Work in the medium and subject of your choice, with instructor support. Attempt something new or finish works that have been put away. As it is an open class, learn by watching others creating works in...

Taoist Tai Chi®

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Francophone Cultural Centre, 702 Bernard Ave, Kelowna

Join classes anytime! You are welcome and encouraged to participate in as many classes as you like. To join simply attend the class of your choice and and talk to the instructor. Start your path to better health. Everyone welcome! Questions?...

Diabetes Self-Management Program

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Selkirk College - Nelson (Silver King Campus), 2001 Silver King Road, Nelson BC, Nelson

DO YOU LIVE WITH DIABETES? The Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes is a No Cost 6-week workshop teaches skills to manage daily challenges of living with Diabetes. Healthy eating, exercise, dealing with stress, difficult emotions and communicating...

Chronic Pain Self-Management Program

Oct 15 1:00 PM
Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

DO YOU LIVE WITH PAIN EVERYDAY? This No Cost 6-week workshop teaches skills to manage daily the challenges of living with chronic pain. Ways to manage pain, sleep, deal with difficult emotions, exercise safely, and work with health care...

Faces in Collage

Oct 15 1:00 PM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Polson Park, Vernon

Create interesting studies of faces with unusual results during this 4-week course. Collage will be done on canvas with a finishing top coat. Collage as a form of artistic development took place during the early 20th century and has continued as a...

Jazz Dance

Oct 15 2:45 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Instructor: Lucy Hazelwood Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, SunFM Dance Studio Jazz dance is a motivating, fun, upbeat class with a lot of movement. Jazz involves a broad range of styles ranging from the 1950's to modern Jazz today....

Tap Dance

Oct 15 2:45 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Tap Dance (ages 16+) Instructor: Lucy Hazelwood Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, SunFM Dance Studio The thing with Tap is; it's all about the noise! It's one of the greatest feel-good dances you'll ever encounter - it makes everyone...

Watercolour Basics for Kids Ages for 8-12

Oct 15 3:30 PM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Polson Park, Vernon

Discover the flowing magic of watercolour. During this 6-week course students will become familiar with colour mixing and properties of watercolour. Through fun exercises they will learn basic techniques of working with this medium and create...

Basics of Clay

Oct 15 5:30 PM
Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Polson Park, Vernon

This is a wheel throwing and hand building class for beginners and those wanting to become proficient on the wheel. This class will explore many functional forms as well as teach the basics that go into creating finished pieces. We will focus on...

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

Oct 15 5:30 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Instructor: Shannon Lester Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, Harmony Honda Painting & Drawing Room Designed for first time painters or passionate hobbyists, this painting class is about building the skills required to paint with...

Tribal Belly Dance Fundamentals

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Instructor: Brittney Gray Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, SunFM Dance Studio Made for newcomers to belly dancing and those already familiar with the art form. This belly dancing class will teach you how to move your body in new ways...

Drop-in Studio Sampler Program

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street, Kelowna

The Kelowna Art Gallery Studio Sampler Series is the perfect place to start sampling art for absolute beginners. Each Tuesday evening, starting September 24 (through to December 17, 6-9 pm) we will explore the basics of a particular medium,...

The International Center for Torah Studies

Oct 15 6:30 PM
Best Western Plus West Kelowna, 3460 Carrington Road, West Kelowna, BC, West Kelowna

Introductory class for the International Center for Torah Studies! Come learn Kingdom Principles for Kingdom living! "Do we then make void the Law through Faith? Heaven forbid! On the contrary, we establish the Law.." (Romans 3:31)...

Freedom From Painful Emotions

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Seaton Centre, 1340 Polson Drive, Vernon

Draw closer to the person you wish to be: peaceful, beneficial to others and confident. Untangle the painful states of mind, that keep us locked in unhappiness. Buddha's illuminating teachings on inner and outer problems show us a path to real...

Family Fun  


Child Minding (Ages 0-5)

Oct 15 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:...

Pony Rides

Oct 15 10:00 AM
Kyra Londos Training Stables, 6320 Postill Lake Rd, Kelowna

Pony rides are an excellent way to see if riding is for you!! Join us on our safe large pony and horses as we lead you around the pasture or arena. Pony rides are suitable for ages 2+. Riders should be strong enough to hold themselves upright....

Halloween at the Vancouver Aquarium

Oct 15 10:00 AM
The Vancouver Aquarium, 845 Avison Way, Vancouver

Feeling brave? Come face-to-face with all of the Spooktacular creatures here at the Vancouver Aquarium, including spiders, snakes and bats. Check out our special Halloween programs and learn all about the world’s creepiest creatures. •...

Peachland Wheel Nuts Show and Shine

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Peachland A&W, 5500 Clements Cres, Peachland, British Columbia , Peachland

Weekly social gathering, show n shine at Peachland A&W. Cars and Coffee. Cruise the beach and beyond starts about 7:30. Everyone welcome with or without your favorite wheels to show. Bring your family and friends. Bring your pets....

Kids Day Camps  


Active Arts Tuesdays (Ages 3-5)

Oct 15 8:45 AM
Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Each week in this program we will explore age-appropriate sensory stations, crafts, music, stories as well as take a dip in the pool! We will practice turn-taking, sharing and good listening skills — among other social skills —...

JKA Shotokan Karate Tuesday (Ages 4-10)

Oct 15 3:15 PM
Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

The beginner kids will learn traditional karate basics and get the opportunity to train in the newest, most innovative athletic methods to improve the students’ potential. This class will help our students better understand the importance...

Girls Unite (Ages 7-9)

Oct 15 5:30 PM
Kelowna Family Y, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

We want all girls to embrace their unique qualities and shine bright like a star! Have your girl join our inspiring leaders to participate in activities designed to celebrate, encourage and empower girls as well as build strong friendships and...

Meetings  


RUTLAND SENIOR'S NEW POOL ROOM OPEN

Oct 15 8:00 AM
Rutland Senior Centre, 765 Dodd Road, Kelowna

We have a brand new pool room with 4 new tables ready to play on. Only $1.50 to play for over 50's. If you wish to play evenings call David 780-938-8602

Spanish English Intercambio

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Spanish/English Conversation Exchange is an opportunity to meet new people and improve your language skills! The objective is to practice your language skills in real life with native speakers and have fun while doing it. You can arrive and leave...

Non-Profit  


One to One Technical Tutoring

Oct 15 Various Times
Okanagan Regional Library Vernon Branch, 2800 30th Avenue, Vernon, Vernon

The Literacy Society of the North Okanagan has volunteers who provide one-on-one (1-1) tutoring for IOS (Apple), Windows & Android devices. Sessions are free of charge and are held Tuesday & Thursday morning & afternoons at the Okanagan Regional...

Brown Bag Lecture Series

Oct 15 12:00 PM
Penticton Museum Auditorium, 785 Main Street, Penticton

The Brown Bag Lecture Series is an opportunity to spice up your lunch hour with interesting presentations and discussions on a variety of heritage and culture topics. Tuesdays from noon – 1pm in the Museum Auditorium (785 Main St) and...

Euchre

Oct 15 2:00 PM
Kelowna Senior Citizens' Society, 1353 Richter, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

An afternoon of Euchre with friends, Beginners welcome. Tuesdays, $3.00.

Drop In Program for Youth With Special Needs

Oct 15 5:30 PM
Vernon Boys and Girls Club, 3300 37 Ave, Vernon

Providing social and recreational opportunities for youth with special needs. Drop in program is Tuesdays from 5:30pm - 7:30pm

All Candidates Forum

Oct 15 5:30 PM
Okanagan College - Vernon Campus, 7000 College Way, Coldstream, BC, Vernon

A Federal Election has been called for October 21, 2019. The VSAOC is pleased to host an All Candidates Forum on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Come learn about what four of the local candidates and their respective parties have to have offer, so that...

Social Action  


Canada Elections 2019

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Latin Plaza Hub, #406-68 Water Street, Vancouver BC, Vancouver

What is your biggest concern during Canada election 2019? Is the economy, environment or affordability? Come join us and meet the candidates who might influence our future! Moderator: Mario Canseco Location: Latin Plaza Hub#406-68...

Sports  


OGC Foundations Girls Classes

Oct 15 3:30 PM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre , 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Bring your girls ages 6-14 to our Foundations Girls class every Tuesday from 3:30-4:30 pm. This 1 hour class led by a NCCP certified gymnastics instructor will introduce your child to the sport of gymnastics. The girls will follow a certification...

OGC Intermediate Girls Classes

Oct 15 4:30 PM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre , 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Bring your girls ages 6-14 to our Intermediate Girls #2 class every Tuesday from 4:30-6:00pm. This 1.5 hour class led by a NCCP certified gymnastics instructor follows our Intermediate Girls #1 class and is the next step for your child to continue...

OGC Intermediate Girls Classes

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre , 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Bring your girls ages 6-14 to our Intermediate Girls #1 class every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00 pm. This 1 hour class led by a NCCP certified gymnastics instructor follows our Foundations Girls class and is the next step for your child to continue...

OGC Advanced Girls Classes

Oct 15 6:00 PM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre , 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Bring your girls ages 6-14 to our Advanced Girls class every Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 pm. This 2 hour class led by a NCCP certified gymnastics instructor follows our Intermediate Girls #3 class and is the next step for your child to continue within...

Pubs/Clubs  


Lucky Numbers Poker Tour

Oct 15 6:30 PM
Murphy's Fiesta Pub & Grill, 6341 Main Street, Oliver

Free, friendly, fun poker league, with the chance to qualify for Season and annual Provincial Championships.

Lucky Numbers Poker tour

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Woody's Pub, 9882 Highway 97 North, Lake Country

Free, friendly , fun, live Texas Hold'em poker tournaments. Play for points and win your way into Season Finals and the annual Provincial Championship

Lucky Numbers Poker Tour

Oct 15 7:00 PM
Murphy's Fiesta Pub & Grill, 6341 Main Street, Oliver

Free, friendly, fun tournament-style Texas Hold'Em. Play for points and win your way to Season Finals and the annual Provincial Championship.

Lucky Numbers Poker Tour

Oct 15 7:00 PM
British Ex-Servicemens' Association (BritEx), 1143 Kingsway, Vancouver

Free, friendly, fun tournament-style Texas Hold'Em. Play for points and win your way to Season Finals and the annual Provincial Championship.

AVATAAR - tour of Western Canada

Oct 15 8:00 PM
Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

Jazz lovers prepare! Toronto-based world-jazz ensemble, AVATAAR, is embarking on a tour of western Canada. Beginning October 15, 2019 in Penticton, the band will visit eight towns in three provinces, ending up back in BC for a final performance in...

Zach Kleisinger At The Grateful Fed

Oct 15 8:30 PM
Grateful Fed Bar & Grill, 509 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Vancouver folk singer Zach Kleisinger will be live with his trio at Grateful Fed in Kelowna, BC on October 15th. Zach is on tour supporting his vinyl release of 'You Should Hold Me / Lower Your Book'. 8:30pm // Tickets by donation! ZACH...

Trivia/Gaming  


Tuesday Night Okanagan Trivia

Oct 15 7:00 PM
wings kelowna, 590 hwy 33, Kelowna, Kelowna

Join us for a fun filled, interactive and entertaining evening of Trivia on Tuesday Nights at WINGS KELOWNA! Okanagan Trivia combines traditional Pub Trivia with a focus on entertainment, fun and laughter that you won't find anywhere else!...

Tuesday Night Trivia at the Longhorn Pub Vernon!

Oct 15 7:30 PM
Longhorn Pub, 4513 - 25 Avenue, Vernon

Every Tuesday, your Tremendous Trivia host Geoff Trepanier 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...

Tremendous Trivia Tuesdays at Carlos O'Bryan's!

Oct 15 8:00 PM
Kelly O'Bryan's & Carlos O'Bryan's Kelowna, 262 Bernard Avenue , Kelowna

It's a Tuesday tradition at Kelly/Carlos O'Bryan's on Bernard in downtown Kelowna: Tremendous Trivia Night! Join us every Tuesday at 8:00 for an interactive, competitive, and hugely entertaining trivia show, hosted by quizmasters Trevor & JD....

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