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Farmers' Market

Farm to Table

Using the freshest local ingredients, Kelowna's top chefs bring you innovative creations to wow your senses. Make a gourmet start to your day with Kelowna's best breakfast options, then stroll the boardwalk with a coffee, check out the farmer's market or pick up some of the local delicacies at any of Kelowna's artisanal farms.

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Lakeside dining - Oak + Cru

Eateries by Sceneries

Lakeside or mountain view? If you're looking for a beautiful place for lunch. Kelowna has a variety of options, whatever your budget.

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Mount Boucherie Hike

Stretch Your Legs

While the local foodie scene is outstanding, you can't just spend your whole trip eating (although some have tried!) Take advantage of Kelowna's unique outdoor recreation options with a paddle on the lake, a peddle through Myra Canyon or a wander along the many hiking trails that surround the city.

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Wine glass with view

Catch an Afternoon Flight

With over 40 wineries with a 20-minute drive, Kelowna puts you in the center of the world-renowned Okanagan wine country. Take in the gorgeous views while sipping on a variety of vintages at Kelowna's award-winning vineyards and tasting rooms.

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Vineyard lunch

Wine and Dine

After a full day, there's nothing like a good meal with friends new and old to help you relax and recharge for tomorrow. From rustic eateries to world-class dining experiences, Kelowna's culinary scene will keep you coming back for more.

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Sip and Savour

End your night by taking in some of the craft breweries, distilleries and cocktail lounges that make up Kelowna's burgeoning nightlife scene.

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Upcoming Events in Kelowna

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for live concerts. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn... More
Hey, Baby Boomers...remember the '80s? Dance clubs open 6 nights a week, the birth of MTV, and that distinctive one-of-a-kind '80s sound... The producers of... More
10:00am-12:30pm 1. Syilx Creations 2. First Nations Dancers 3. Mosaic Crossroad 4. Blakey Irish School of Dance 5. Okanagan Chinese Canadian Assoc. Dancers 6. Banat... More
Official Celebrate Canada Day Ceremonies , including a "Happy Birthday Canada" cake presented by Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty (cake service approx 1:00 pm). More
Celebrate Canada Day in Kelowna. The annual free community festival held in Waterfront Park, Jim Stuart Park and Kerry Park, as well as Prospera Place for residents... More
6:00-6:45 The Statistics (Alt. Rock’ 2pc) 7:00-8:00 Cosmic Brew (Rock; 3pc) 8:15-9:00 The Bonsais (Indie Rock; 3pc) 9:15-10:15 Dj Dilly (Hip Hop/ R&B; Pop) More
11:00-11:30 First Nations Dance performance 11:35-11:50 Blakey School of Irish Dance (hard & soft shoe dancers) 12:00-12:45 Watoto Children's Choir (African... More
12:30-12:50 Kinshira (theatrical/street style acrobatics; 4pc) 12:55-1:10 Stan Jack (First Nations dancer) 1:15-1:30 Banat Al Raks (Belly dancers; 5pc) 1:35-1:55... More
12:30-1:15 3/4 Crush (Classic Rock; 5pc) 1:30-2:15 The Hip Replacements (Tragically Hip covers; 4pc) 2:30-3:15 Ancient Engines (Rock/Blues; 3pc) 3:30-4:15 Half a... More
12:00-12:45 Wentworth Music Tribute Band (Rock; 11pc) 1:00-1:45 Seal Skull Hammer (Old Time/Bluegrass; 3pc) 2:00-3:00 Cod Gone Wild (Celtic; 4pc) 3:15-3:45 Watoto... More
The Fitzpartrick Family is proud to welcome Jim Cuddy to perform at an evening concert, held on our winery crush deck surrounded by vineyard and mountains,... More
Bob Dylan is one of the most influential singer-songwriters of the 20th century whose career began in the early 1960s with songs that chronicled social issues like... More
Presented at Kelowna Community Theatre July 27 to August 5, 2017. Set in a northern English mining town, against the background of the 1984 miners' strike, Billy... More
ROCK THE LAKE has again partnered with Kelowna’s local classic rock station K96.3 to bring back this one-of-a-kind festival to the city on August 11, 12, & 13. 3... More
No summer would be complete without a festival or two, and here at Big White, we feel that the delicious huckleberry deserve its very own festival! The Huckleberry... More

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Bloom is sweeping across vineyards in Kelowna, keeping our viticulture and winemaking teams on the edge of their seats as the delicate flowering stage coincides with... More
Kelowna has something for everyone this coming Canada Day long weekend. Whether you want to swim in the lake, dine in the vineyards, take in a festival, listen to... More
Most locals that grew up in the valley can remember those carefree summer days, once school was out and the fruits became ripe on the neighbourhood trees. Well, that... More
Head into downtown Kelowna for a self-guided, walking tour of award winning wineries, breweries, distilleries, and a cidery that call the downtown urban core... More
Like so many people that I know, I LOVE shoes. Whether you are looking for style, comfort, durability or just because; these Kelowna shoe stores will have you... More
Summer in the city: Kelowna's downtown is right on the lake and has lots of hot spots to chill out. Featured in the video: Salted Brick and Moolix  Icecream... More
Impress your friends with these tasty summer cocktails made with local spirits, ciders, and farm fresh rhubarb. In the same way that our local chef community focuses... More
We recently participated in the Regional District of the Central Okanagan (RDCO)’s “Go Fish” family event and had such a blast! For several Sundays... More
How would you like to take a journey through some of the finest gardens Kelowna has to offer? Well, you can do that this coming Saturday, June 17th on the 20th... More
Here are a few suggestions on how to celebrate dad with a cruise around Kelowna this Father’s Day. 1.  Smile Cycle Tours   A post shared by Smile... More
A haze of purple, waves of intoxicating aromas…oh the rapture of standing in a field of lavender! In Kelowna, Andrea McFadden of the Okanagan Lavender &... More
With so many things to do in Kelowna at this time of year it is hard to pick just a few, but here are five things you can do in Kelowna... right now. 1. Golfing With... More
Spark your family's fitness routine by taking everyone  hiking in Kelowna ! The following list has information on some area trails that are easy enough... More
When May long weekend passes, it signifies the unofficial start of summer. With that in mind, we thought we’d take you on a quick run-through of upcoming... More
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... More