Kelowna Meetings

From October through May, Kelowna, B.C., offers one of Canada's best meetings values. With an international airport, expert 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
  • 60+ 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
  • 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 cafes, pubs 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:

  • Wineries, orchards and gardens

  • Championship golf

  • Hiking, mountain biking and nearby skiing

  • Seasonal cruises on Okanagan Lake

  • Gaming, theater, opera, concerts and arena events

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.