What's On

Unplug and Play

Jan 22, 2015 / 8:30 am

Interior Savings presents one of the most appropriately themed week of activities for any parent: Unplug and Play. We have all allowed our child to watch...

How much is that road?

Jan 15, 2015 / 8:30 am

Ok so I’ll start with an obvious confession. “What’s on?” this week is all about the City of Kelowna budget. It’s not every day...

2015 TV & Movies

Jan 8, 2015 / 8:30 am

I know I know, we are just wrapping up the biggest TV/Netflix watching season to hit our community in years. Between the timing of Christmas and Snowmageddon...

New York New Years

Dec 25, 2014 / 8:30 am

The third annual Valley First New York New Years event happens once again at Jim Stuart Park (across from City Hall), Dec 31st, from 6-9:00pm and it's...

Last minute Christmas gifts

Dec 18, 2014 / 8:30 am

Ok I'll confess it's December 18th and I haven't bought a single Christmas gift yet!! So just in case you are in the same boat as me, here is a list...

Band returns from Cannes

Dec 11, 2014 / 8:30 am

We are the City got their start in coffee shops in Glenmore. If you got their first album it would have cost you $2 then less than a year later they went on to...

Light up! and Concerts

Dec 4, 2014 / 8:30 am

Obviously I owe a huge thank you for my new role in the community but first lets ensure you are aware of events happening this week. Downtown Kelowna Light...

United Way: My Story

Sep 25, 2014 / 8:30 am

Earlier this month the United Way kicked off their fund-raising campaign with breakfast events in both Penticton and Kelowna. Their goal this year is to raise...

Talented Kelowna Launches

Sep 18, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Talented Kelowna is a talent compitition that aims to find the best talent we have in our community and reward the top three with cash, prizes, and performances...

Walter Gray Interview

Sep 11, 2014 / 8:30 am

Pretty soon our community conversation will be taken over by talk about the upcoming civic election (which happens on November 15th this year). A lot of that...

What's on TV this fall?

Sep 4, 2014 / 3:19 pm

Well if the weather is to be believed we have jumped with both feet fully into fall. For those of us who plan on catching up on some TV I’ve compiled a...

100 Women Who Care

Aug 28, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Some people in town simply make things happen. Rose Sexsmith is one of those people. Gifted with the ability to gather people behind a common vision you can...

West Kelowna Music Festival

Aug 20, 2014 / 9:00 am

This Saturday from 5-10pm a new free festival launches in West Kelowna. It will celebrate multiculturalism, provide some great interactive kids activities, and...

Robert Finely Tuned

Aug 13, 2014 / 8:30 am

I first connected with Robert Fine about a decade ago when we were both part of a delegation from Kelowna to our sister city, Kasugai, Japan in 2005. It was a...

Feast of Fields

Aug 7, 2014 / 8:30 am

The 6th Annual Okanagan Feast of Fields event happens on Aug 17th from 1-4pm at the Okanagan Lavender and Herb Farm. I caught up with the producer of the...

Okanagan Fruit Tree Project

Jul 31, 2014 / 9:33 am

Finding a win win situation is always a good idea but rarely have I seen an idea that creates a triple win. Folks today I'm going to introduce you to what...

Tale of Two Festivals

Jul 24, 2014 / 8:30 am

This weekend two festivals with strong grassroots foundations will fill our city with music and entertainment. They couldn't be more different. One is aimed...

Get Inked in Kelowna

Jul 17, 2014 / 8:30 am

Roughly 20% of Canadians have tattoos. Whether its due to popular reality tv shows, a reduction in the negative stigma or some other more subtle trend that...

Rediscover Parks Alive!

Jul 10, 2014 / 8:30 am

Did you know that there are free concerts 5 or 6 nights a week in Kelowna all summer long? It's a well known program called Parks Alive! (for which I'm...

Music in the Park returns

Jul 3, 2014 / 8:30 am

Summer has arrived in the Okanagan and our free concert season has begun. In todays post I want to let you know about the free community concerts happening in...