Kelowna Story Ideas

Situated in the heart of British Columbia, Kelowna is the hub and largest city in the Okanagan Valley. With breathtaking views overlooking Okanagan Lake and an endless number of year-round adventures available, visitors to the region are spoilt for choice when looking for rest and relaxation, high adrenaline activities, family time or a mix of all three. 

In addition, Kelowna continues to live up to its renowned reputation as a must visit destination with impressive new restaurants opening, the wine scene continuing to thrive and several cideries and breweries popping up. Below are a variety of story ideas, itineraries and updates on what's new or coming soon.


Industries of Kelowna

People Perspectives

Food & Drink


What's New


Maestro's Kelowna
Carefully selected BC ingredients will be used to create Mediterranean inspired dishes at the Eldorado Resort - Manteo.
Opening summer 2022

Bernie's Supper Club & Cinema
From the group behind BNA and Skinny Duke's comes a new and unique experience on Bernard Avene.
Coming summer 2022

KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence
To celebrate the incredible history and achievement of Canadian aerospace in the Okanagan, the centre will be a state-of-the-art museum and conference facility
Opening July 1, 2022

Leopold's Tavern
Your friendly, neighbourhood bar servicing up classic comfort food and good beer.
Now open - February 2022

The Gallery Winery
Family-owned winery and event space celebrating all things wine and art in West Kelowna.
Now open - winter 2022

Red Bird Brewing Expansion
Newly opened indoor and outdoor space built for the community to gather, hear live music, eat good food & drink good beer
Now open - spring 2022



Welton Brewery
Welton Brewery aims to combine the owners' UK roots with his Canadian experience to create beer that reflects the flavours of his heritage mixed with the local ingredients of his Canadian home.

Unleashed Brewing
Unleashed Brewing Co. is determined to brew beers bold and strong like the big dogs, and light and crisp for the little dogs.

Crown & Thieves Winery
From the mind of winemaker Jason Parkes, of the hatch and Black Swift, the new winery opened in the winter of 2021.

The Office Brewery
Got a case of the Mondays? Head down to The Office Brewery for the meeting after the meeting.

Carla Bechard

Travel Media & Communication

250.861.1515 ext. 204

Contact Carla to: Inquire about and/or set up media visits to Kelowna, request images or content for publication, share information on your business or service which may appeal to media, discuss new and noteworthy happenings in Kelowna and area.