Category - Sports & Events

UBC Okanagan has won the bid to host the inaugural Canada West Golf Championships this fall at the Okanagan Golf Club. Canada West, the conference within U Sports that is represented by 17 post-secondary institutions across BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba, announced Kelowna as the 2019 host at their semi-annual meeting last week. 
The Kelowna Curling Club will be hosting the  Winn Rentals World Mixed Curling Championships , taking place from October 13 to October 20, 2018. This is the fourth edition of this event, but it is the first time the event has been held outside of Europe. With 140 of the world's best curlers representing 35 international teams competing, the event will boost the city's hotel occupancy by 1,500 total rooms .
Tourism Kelowna's fall advertising tactics are rolling out this week. With key objectives to generate awareness of Kelowna as the perfect fall getaway and drive travellers who have already demonstrated an interest in a fall vacation to choose Kelowna, our fall advertising tactics will run from September 10 through to October 31.