Meetings & Conferences

From October through May, Kelowna, B.C., offers one of Canada's best meetings values. With an international airportexpert suppliers and range of activities for delegates and companions, Kelowna offers the metropolitan experience in a smaller urban setting where it's easy to get anywhere fast.


Easy Access to and within Kelowna
  • 70+ daily non-stop flights from across Canada, the U.S. and Mexico
  • One hour flights from Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle; four hours from Toronto
  • Drive direct on Highway 97 or Highway 33 —four hours from Vancouver by car
  • Get almost anywhere in 20 minutes or less
  • Free airport shuttles for most hotels, plentiful rental cars, taxi services and regional bus lines
Comfortable Urban Environment
  • 4,500 guest rooms with over 110,000 sq. ft. of meeting space in a variety of conference hotels in the heart of downtown or throughout the city
  • Arts and culture for off-hours entertainment, including Opera Kelowna and community theater companies
  • Concerts, sports, comedy and more at the nearly 7,000-seat Prospera Place arena
  • Nationally recognized chefs, craft breweries plus cafespubs and social houses around every corner
Meetings Experience & Resources

We've partnered with meetings hotels and suppliers to host outstanding national and international meetings, including conferences for:

  • Appraisal Institute of Canada
  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Airports Council International – North America
  • Your Dollar Store with More
Activities for All

Kelowna offers a range of activities for off-site events and/or spousal programs:

Okanagan Lake

Surrounded by mountains and vineyards, orchards and farms, Kelowna and West Kelowna span the beautiful Okanagan Lake, where often it's quiet boardwalk strolls and lakeside dinners that create the memories delegates treasure most.

Ultimate Meeting Destination

Set against a backdrop of picturesque valley mountains and rolling vineyards, BC’s fastest growing city can’t help but capture the hearts and minds of those who are lucky enough to meet here.

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