Category - Family Tips

Best of the Best Okanagan Fall Activities

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 4:00 PM by Tourism Kelowna

There's no such thing as a bad time of year to visit the Okanagan. In the fall the temperature is just right, there's always a lake or a mountain close by, and there is a bounty of delicious local food and drinks right at your fingertips. In the Fall, though, this warm and fertile valley serves its most prized delights. Here are just some of the reasons why you'll want to visit the Okanagan in the Fall.

Mid-Week Family Fun in Kelowna

Monday, August 21, 2017 3:00 PM by Matt Ferguson

While the weekends in Kelowna can be busy, the city slows down a little bit mid-week and allows to explore with ease.

Family Day Trip from Kelowna

Friday, June 2, 2017 4:00 PM by Matt Ferguson

We recently jumped in the car and took day-trip to some nearby communities for some family fun! With Vernon's Okanagan Science Centre less than a 50-minute drive from downtown Kelowna, it's an easy journey to make with the family.

Don’t get me wrong, I love popcorn shrimp and gourmet burgers, but sometimes I want to choose the location for family dinner out. With two small kids, my husband and I aren’t often in charge of that decision. Recently we’ve stumbled on a couple of dining options that strike a balance, kid friendly options at adult centric restaurants (who happen to be totally family friendly!)

Celebrating Family

Thursday, February 16, 2017 1:00 PM by Jennifer Schell

I love everything that the Cipes family does. Lead by Stephen Cipes, the proprietors of this destination winery have built a beautiful empire where they feature the very best of what the Okanagan has to offer while maintaining solid grass roots.

BC Family Day Adventures in Kelowna

Friday, February 10, 2017 11:00 AM by Matt Ferguson

When I heard that Family Day, celebrated in most of Canada, was also becoming a BC Stat Holiday - I was thrilled!  Another paid day off! And the best part is, the day is dedicated to families. Life gets busy and unfortunately, family fun-times often gets replaced with work and chore-times. So, having a whole day to enjoy with your family is a really welcomed, especially in the middle of winter.