#exploreKelowna Safely This B.C. Day Long Weekend

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Heading into the August long weekend, Tourism Kelowna wants to remind everyone in our community, those who live here and those who are visiting, to follow the guidance of provincial leaders to 'play safe and stay safe.' “With hot summer weather, increased wildfire risk, and additional COVID-19…

Digital Marketing Bootcamp Accepting Applications

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Digital marketing and e-commerce have become more important than ever, as people spend more time online in the wake of COVID-19. For those looking to build their skills, Alacrity Canada is currently accepting applications for its Digital Marketing Bootcamp, which is an online course developed in partnership with the provincial government. …

Tourism Kelowna’s Website Seeing Strong Early Summer Results

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Spring 2020 was a challenging season for the tourism industry. The results we were seeing on our website during that time frame were a reflection of the general declines in our industry and an indication that the weeks ahead were going to be a struggle. The results we are seeing so far for the summer, however, show initial signs of recovery…

Opportunity to Animate Bernard Avenue

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This summer, the majority of Bernard Avenue is closed to traffic, creating a pedestrian-friendly area that can be enjoyed by visitors and residents alike. As part of the initiative, the City of Kelowna has created an 'animation zone' as a creative solution to provide entertainment for those exploring downtown…

Collateral Distribution Returns July 8

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Beginning Wednesday, July 8, we will be resuming our collateral distribution program within the Central Okanagan. This means you will see our Kelowna Explorer Vehicle, powered by Budget Car & Truck Rentals, around the community…

Kelowna is Ready!

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As the province moves into Phase 3 of their restart plan, Tourism Kelowna is turning up the dial letting travellers know we're ready (and so excited) to welcome them back…