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Asian Heritage Month

Apr 26, 2012 / 7:00 am

May is Asian Heritage Month. A number of locations and companies are finding some unique ways to celebrate the spirit and culture of Asia that runs through our...

Richard Scarry's Busytown: April 25th

Apr 19, 2012 / 7:00 am

A children's classic comes to Kelowna next Thursday. Richard Scarry's Busytown TV show is one I recall watching as I was a kid in Britain a few moons...

Canuck Place Fundraiser

Apr 12, 2012 / 7:00 am

Canuck Place Fundraiser - Isla's 3rd Birthday A few weeks ago I got the following email from Karrie Faucher. Rather than try and put this story into...

Jest for Joy

Apr 5, 2012 / 7:00 am

There’s nothing more special then to see someone with a smile plastered all over their face, and the good doctors - well, Clown-Doctors that is - at Jest...

Wine Fit For a King

Mar 29, 2012 / 7:00 am

The first season of Fit For A King is currently in production, being filmed entirely in the Okanagan Valley (in the heart of Western Canada’s wine...

Alter Your Senses - Wearable Art Gala

Mar 22, 2012 / 7:00 am

The Wearable Art Gala is not a fashion show in the traditional sense - it's an artistic exploration blending clever design, breathtaking art, vaudeville...

Interview: Shane Koyczan

Mar 15, 2012 / 7:00 am

Spoken word artist Shane Koyczan performs in Kelowna this Sunday (March 18th) at the Mary Irwin Theatre in our Cultural District. Here is the links for tickets...

Interview: Straight No Chaser

Mar 10, 2012 / 2:00 pm

I recently connected with Tyler Trepp from Straight No Chaser. They are performing this March 11th (that's this weekend) at the Kelowna Community Theatre....

See something different this weekend

Mar 8, 2012 / 7:00 am

Interview with Jason Bednar and Marlo Edwards Lets be honest: I'm guilty of being stuck in front of a screen for too many hours each day. I'm...

Taste of Home and a Nosh

Mar 1, 2012 / 7:00 am

Taste of Home - a multicultural sampling of food and lively entertainment from around the world! Global Citizen Week Kelowna presents a Taste of Home on...

Bhangra invades the Okanagan

Feb 23, 2012 / 7:00 am

Author's disclosure: Global Music Fest is an annual event that I produce as part of Global Citizen Kelowna Week. Global Music Fest fills the Laurel...

Global Citizen Kelowna Speaker Series

Feb 18, 2012 / 12:00 pm

Global Citizen Kelowna week is almost upon us. It runs from Feb 24th-March 3rd. In today’s column I wanted to feature two of their speaker series events....

Robert Fine headlines KSS Encore

Feb 16, 2012 / 7:00 am

At the Rehearsal: I dropped by KSS yesterday to catch some of their preparations for their annual music department showcase (video above). Encore is a...

Andrew Allen returns to the Okanagan

Feb 11, 2012 / 1:00 pm

Could Andrew Allen be our next big musical export? His single "I want you" is top ten in Canada, he's currently on tour with Dia Frampton...

Kelowna's search for Canada's #1 Chef

Feb 9, 2012 / 8:00 am

2012 Gold Medal Plates Culinary Championships Kelowna is staging the 2nd annual Canadian Culinary Championships Feb 10-11th. The city will welcome Olympic...

Local musicians rally for charity

Feb 2, 2012 / 7:00 am

Six local songwriters have banded together to support local non-profits. They have each written a song for their selected local non-profit organization....

5 acts ready to hit it big in 2012

Jan 26, 2012 / 7:00 am

We have some amazing talent in this country. As we are now one month into 2012 I wanted to make sure you know which acts have a decent chance of becoming...

ESCape: Internet safety performance

Jan 19, 2012 / 6:00 am

ESCape promotional video: Next week students around School District #23 will receive a unique cultural performance. The award winning Safety Theatre...

Interview: Jars of Clay

Jan 12, 2012 / 7:00 am

So let's start with the details. Jars of Clay is performing at the Kelowna Community Theatre on January 28th. Here is the link to buy tickets if your...

Tech community throws a party!

Jan 5, 2012 / 7:00 am

Accelerate Okanagan is hosting a New Year Kick Off Party on January 12th. The event will feature a blend of live music from the Ozzy Ozmunds, Twisted Disco...