Get Involved With Kelowna's Official Community Plan

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By 2040, it is expected that another 45,000 residents will call Kelowna home. At our first Stakeholder Plug-In Session of 2021, hosted earlier this week, Robert Miles, OCP Project Planner with the City of Kelowna, shared an overview of Kelowna's 2040 Official Community Plan (OCP), which is the document that will guide how the city grows over the next 20 years. …

Take Part in the #exploreKelowna Local Passport Program

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In early February, Tourism Kelowna launched the #exploreKelowna Local Savings Pass, in conjunction with Bandwango, as a way to connect residents to great offers at local businesses. With expanded COVID-19 restrictions in place across the province until April 19, we are again extending the offer for Tourism Kelowna stakeholders to join in the program, which is scheduled to run until the end of April. …

2020 Stakeholder Survey Results

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Tourism Kelowna works with over 400 stakeholders that represent the entire tourism industry, from accommodations, restaurants, and guided tours to attractions, retailers, and so much more. As the destination marketing organization (DMO) for Kelowna, our mandate is to support and market our destination in a sustainable manner that strengthens the economy and enriches the quality of life of our residents, and it's a role we take seriously and are proud to do. …

Wine Trails Fall Partner Meeting

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Last week, Tourism Kelowna hosted its fall Wine Trails Partner meeting, virtually. These bi-annual meetings, typically held in the spring and in the fall, bring together marketing representatives, general managers, and proprietors of the wineries that participate in the Wine Trails Program. …

Welcome New Stakeholders

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Every month, tourism-related businesses and organizations in Kelowna and the Central Okanagan join Tourism Kelowna with our Base or Enhanced Program. We want to take this opportunity to welcome these new stakeholders to our organization and introduce them to the rest of our network and industry. …

Annual Stakeholder Survey

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Tourism Kelowna is a research-based organization, and as such, we conduct several annual surveys and research projects. These allow us to gather feedback, measure results, and inform future planning. Tourism Kelowna stakeholders are an especially important audience to hear from, comprised of over…