Kelowna City View at Dilworth Mountain

Blog #exploreKelowna

Author
Carla Young

A transplant to the Okanagan from Saskatchewan, Carla works with travel media at Tourism Kelowna. Connecting with passionate Kelowna business operators and introducing them to journalists to share their stories is her favourite thing about her job. When not working, Carla visits the many wineries, breweries, restaurants and trails in and around Kelowna, often with her dog in tow. 

It's Time to hit the (Extended) Patio!

2 min read

To help businesses operate effectively and ensure proper physical distancing, the City of Kelowna, with the endorsement of the Downtown Kelowna Association, approved a temporary closure of Bernard Avenue to vehicle traffic beginning June 29, 2020, and running through to September 7, 2020…

The New Wine Tasting Experience

3 min read

Wineries in and around Kelowna are excited to once again welcome visitors for tastings! And with safety the number one priority for guests, wineries throughout the region have adapted their operating procedures…

Tourist in Your Own Town: Pandosy

3 min read

I moved to Kelowna from the prairies and since arriving here I can’t get enough of the amazing views, hiking trails, great wineries, restaurants and breweries, and the friendly people in the city. The weather has also been quite a treat! With all that being said, until recently, I hadn’t had the chance to really explore the Pandosy area, but now I have and here are some of my favourite things about the area…

Some Good Kelowna News

4 min read

One thing that has become clear during the past few months is that Kelowna is full of creative, generous, and caring people and businesses. In celebration of all the good deeds and fun initiatives that have and continue to happen, here is a handful of some good news we’ve come across…