Castanet Events


Friday, August 18

Concerts


Downtown Live, Jon Cohen

Aug. 18 12:30 PM       Ross Street Plaza, Ross Street and Hudson Ave , Salmon Arm

Come enjoy some live music while you eat your lunch at the outdoor Ross Street Plaza Stage. The featured artist is Jon Cohen...
Music in the Park

Aug. 18 06:00 PM       Annette Beaudreau Amphitheatre, Memorial Park, 3737 Old Okanagan Hwy, Behind Johnson Bentley Pool, West Kelowna

A summer concert series held every Friday evening in West Kelowna from the Friday after Canada Day until the end of August at...
LIVE at MTL Presents: The Smith Fraser Duo

Aug. 18 07:00 PM       MTL, #101-1851 Kirschner Rd., Kelowna

LIVE AT MTL is proud to present... The Smith Fraser Duo Smith and Fraser are caught in the middle between folk and jazz...
Puccini’s La bohème

Aug. 18 07:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

In honor of Giacomo Puccini’ immortal opera, this season will celebrate the art, the eccentricity, & the romance of the...
Opera Kelowna presents Puccini’s La bohème – Augus

Aug. 18 07:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Opera Kelowna presents Giacomo Puccini’s beloved classic La bohème, August 18 & 19, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Kelowna Community...

Theatre


Vernon Glee Club Takes A Musical Trip To Motown

Aug. 18 12:00 PM       Power House Community Theatre, Vernon BC, Kelowna

To Audition for the Motown experience call Therese at 250-307-7701
Knights of the Sun Tournament

Aug. 18 06:00 PM       Sun Peaks Community Park, Sun Peaks, Sun Peaks

Grab your sword - there is glory to be had! Presented by award-nominated Chimera Theatre, Knights of the Sun is a thrilling...
Mary Poppins

Aug. 18 08:00 PM       Stanley Park's Malkin Bowl, 610 Pipeline Road, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver

Theatre Under the Stars presents one of the most popular Disney classics of all time, Mary Poppins, July 7- August 18, 2017 at...
The Drowsy Chaperone

Aug. 18 08:00 PM       Malkin Bowl, 610 Pipeline Road, Vancouver

Theatre Under the Stars presents the riotous Canadian Broadway sensation, The Drowsy Chaperone, July 8 – August 19, 2017 at...
Theatre Under the Stars

Aug. 18 08:00 PM       Malkin Bowl, 610 Pipeline Road, Vancouver

Due to overwhelming popularity, Theatre Under the Stars will extend its critic and audience-acclaimed productions of Mary...

Wineries


Jim Byrnes

Aug. 18 06:45 AM       Ex Nihilo Vineyards, 1525 Camp Rd, Lake Country

An Intimate night with award winning musician Jim Byrnes, Including dinner prepared by executive chef Jeff Kreklau. August...
Winemakers Private Tasting,Tour & 3 Course Lunch

Aug. 18 11:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Join CedarCreek’s winemaker Taylor Whelan for this intimate tour and tasting. Perfect for the collector, the expert or the...
Under the Half-Barrel Dinner Series

Aug. 18 06:00 PM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Enjoy our Chef ’s wine-paired menu under the half barrel, while overlooking the picturesque Lake Okanagan. You’ll dine on...
Live in the Vineyard @ Blind Tiger Vineyards

Aug. 18 06:30 PM       Blind Tiger Vineyards, 11014 Bond Road , Lake Country

Join us every Friday for wine, pizza and live local music in the vineyard! Tickets: $5 (includes admission; pizza and wine...

Dances/Parties


Let's Dance Kelowna

Aug. 18 07:30 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

Ballroom and Latin dance with the Let's Dance Kelowna club every second Friday. Join us on the dance floor upstairs at the...

Crafts/Markets


Friday Night Market

Aug. 18 04:00 PM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines, 3975 June Springs Road, Kelowna

Join us for an evening of amazing local vendors, live music & yummy foods every Friday night in August!
Oversized Sign Painting Workshop

Aug. 18 06:00 PM       Rustic Chalk Decor , #102 1974 Moss Court. Kelowna, Kelowna

Join us at the Rustic Chalk Decor to create a customizable OVERSIZED Plank Wood Sign. Bring a group of girlfriends, co-workers...

Art/Exhibitions


to-pog-gra-phy

Aug. 18 12:00 AM       Summerland Community Art Centre, 9525 Warton Street, Summerland, BC, Penticton

Arranging Nature in Western Canada - Award Winning Fine Art Master Photographer, Merle Somerville. A Solo Exhibit of...
PCAC Canada 150 Paint by Number Project

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Ave, Peachland

The Peachland Community Arts Council hopes to set a Guinness World Record for the world's most contributors on a Paint by...
Museum of Anthropology at UBC presents Amazonia

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Museum of Anthropology at UBC, 6393 NW Marine Drive Vancouver, BC , Vancouver

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the thought-provoking, socially and environmentally-conscious new exhibition...
MOA presents Traces of Words

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Museum of Anthropology at UBC, 6393 NW Marine Dr, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the insightful and explorative new exhibition Traces of Words: Art and...
Unbelievable

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Museum of Vancouver, 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver

The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) poses provocative questions about our perception of stories with Unbelievable – a new...
Furbish: Remnant Themes of Post-Amusement-Scott A

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Lake Country Art Gallery, 10356 Bottom Wood Lake Rd, Lake Country, BC , Lake Country

Furbish: Remnant Themes of Post-Amusement will resurrect forgotten feelings and memories, while enveloping the viewer in it’s...
To-pog-ra-phy - Arranging Nature in Western Canada

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Summerland Art Gallery, 9525 Wharton Street, Summerland

To-pog-ra-phy - Arranging Nature in Western Canada art work by Merle Somerville Show runs August 17 - September 23 Gallery...
MOA presents Traces of Words

Aug. 18 07:00 PM       Museum of Anthropology at UBC, 6393 NW Marine Drive Vancouver, BC , Vancouver

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the insightful and explorative new exhibition Traces of Words: Art and...

Lectures


Dr. Graham Hingangaroa Smith Lecture at OC

Aug. 18 04:00 PM       Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, Room H115, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

Maori scholar, Graham Hingangaroa Smith, has been a transforming educational leader in the Maori cultural revolution since the...

Courses


Daily Computer information events

Aug. 18 02:00 PM       The World of Computer Technology, #400 1950 Harvey Ave., Kelowna

Our Kelowna London Drugs Computer department features Daily information seminars. These events focus on all aspects of...

Family Fun


Child Health Research at UBC Okanagan

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

The Pediatric Exercise Research Lab at the UBC Okanagan Campus is looking for children between the ages of 6 and 15 to...
ADVENTURE COMBO

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       Oyama Zipline Adventure Park, 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Lake Country

One low price. Two big adventures. 5 hours of fun only $110yth. Long 7-Zipline Tour with racing AND 2 hrs in our Aerial...
Potent Plant Science

Aug. 18 10:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Embark on an exciting botanical adventure! Use your senses to discover plants of the Okanagan! Join us each week for a new...
Walk in Talk

Aug. 18 05:00 PM       -, -, Kelowna

All ages welcome, however all minors must be accommopanied by an adult. We welcome all levels of photographers to join us on...
Cowboy Dinner Show

Aug. 18 05:00 PM       O'Keefe Ranch, 9380 Hwy 97N, Vernon

The 9th season of the Cowboy Dinner Show celebrates the ranch's 150 birthday. Ride a stagecoach, learn to rope, and enjoy a...

Kids Day Camps


Kids Summer Camps

Aug. 18 07:30 AM       Pacific Top Team Kelowna , #3-1745 Spall Road Kelowna BC, Kelowna

Looking for a Summer Kids Camp? Pacific Top Team is running amazing camps through the whole summer! But hurry spots are...
Willowstone Academy Summer Day Camps

Aug. 18 07:30 AM       Willowstone Academy , 4091 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna

Willowstone Academy offers two fun and exciting Summer Day Camp Programs for preschool and school aged children. Summer Day...
Thrive Licenced Summer Day Camps

Aug. 18 07:45 AM       The Bridge, 2100 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Thrive licensed summer day camps return in full force in three Kelowna and one Enderby locations this summer! Kids going into...
EAGLE ADVENTURE SUMMER DAY CAMP 6-11yrs

Aug. 18 08:00 AM       Johnson Bentley Memorial Aquatic Centre, 3737 Old Okanagan Hwy, West Kelowna

Okanagan summers are the best! Our award winning day camp features theme weeks, sports, games, drama activities, outdoor...
Camp OC

Aug. 18 08:00 AM       Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

Camp OC is a great place to engage kids in their interests and passions such as engineering, arts, music, science, culinary...
Skill & Explore Camps (Ages 10–14)

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       Various Location (see description), Various Location (see description), Kelowna

Is your youth looking to develop new skills or embark on fun adventures with friends this summer? Check out our new 10+ camps...
Try It! Sport ’n’ Swim Camps (Ages 5–7 & 8–10)

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

YMCA day camp coaches will be working on building fundamental beginner sport skills through age-appropriate drills, intramural...
French Summer Day Camp

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       Centre Culturel Francophone, 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

The Centre Culturel Francophone de l'Okanagan opens its doors for kids who want to enjoy a French day camp experience,...
Arts and Crafts Summer Day Camp

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       Springvalley Middle School, 350 Ziprick Road, Kelowna

SASFY is a week long, unique inter-connection of the arts summer camp, we are in our 8th year. We have a wonderful selection of...
SASFY- Summer Arts Scene for Youth

Aug. 18 08:30 AM       Springvalley Middle School, 350 Ziprick Road, West Kelowna

Returning for it's 8th summer! SASFY (Summer Art Scene for Youth) is a 5 day Arts Camp for ages 8-16 offering a variety of...
Arion Farm Camp

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

Get your child back to nature at Arion Therapeutic Farm Summer Camp! Activities include: Horse Handling, Swimming, Gardening,...
Dragon's Den (ages 9-12)

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       Meridian Rehabilitation, #305-1500 Hardy Street, Kelowna

Do you have what it takes to make it in the Dragon’s Den? Ignite your creative side this week and see if your invention can...
Glamour Girl

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       MC College, 1875 Spall Rd #100, Kelowna

School's out and summer vacation is here! What to do with the kids?? From August 14 - 18, Join MC College Kelowna for...
Rutland Boys & Girls Club - Tennis Junior League

Aug. 18 09:00 AM       Rutland Boys & Girls Club, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Tennis Canada has partnered with Okanagan Boys & Girls Clubs to introduce kids to the joys of tennis! Practice the basics and...
Chef Week at Mind Over Learning

Aug. 18 09:45 AM       Mind Over Learning, 5-1925 Kirschner Rd., Kelowna, B.C. , Kelowna

Join us for Chef Week at Mind Over Learning! Master the kitchen by learning delicious recipes, and then enjoy your own edible...
Rutland Boys & Girls Club - BlueJays Rookie League

Aug. 18 12:00 PM       Rutland Boys & Girls Club, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Never played baseball but want to give it a try? Have some experience but want to refine your skills? Come join us for FREE!...
Y Theme Camps (Ages 5–7 & 8–10)

Aug. 18 12:30 PM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Theme inspired crafts, structured active games, outdoor group challenges and team-building activities help make each week a...
Guys and Dolls jr

Aug. 18 12:30 PM       Bumbershoot Theatre, 125-1295 Cannery Lane, Kelowna

GUYS & DOLLS jr BUMBERSHOOT THEATRE & Ryan Grenier team up to offer a spectacular Musical Theatre experience. Based on a...

Non-Profit


KDGS: Harness the Power of the New & the Old

Aug. 18 12:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

SEPTEMBER 16 -Put DNA to work for you and Hone your Research Skills! With Renowned Genealogy Experts, Dave Obee & Pat Ryan...
The Journey to Understanding the Practice of Love

Aug. 18 06:30 PM       Tandava Yoga Kelowna, 3275 Lakeshore Rd # 300, Kelowna, British Columbia , Kelowna

Join us for an Enchanting Evening with Bodhayan Swami, Traveling Monk and Bhakti Yoga Master. Kirtan, Spiritual Discourse, and...

Comedy


Ecora presents a Kelowna Comedy Showcase

Aug. 18 07:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Ecora and Kelowna Comedy are proud to present a showcase of the Okanagan's top talent, with six comics performing their hottest...
Kyle Patan's Birthday Party Comedy Show

Aug. 18 09:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Kyle Patan is one of the most promising comedians of the Okanagan and will appear in the Kamloops Comedy Fests BC's finest, he...

Pubs/Clubs


Golden Mile Bench at Tinhorn Creek

Aug. 18 04:00 PM       Tinhorn Creek Winery, 32830 Tinhorn Creek Road, Oliver

Enjoy a vineyard walk with our viticulturist Andrew Moon while sampling Tinhorn Creek wines....
Live Anna Jacycsyn

Aug. 18 07:30 PM       Coast Capri Hotel , 1171 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Anna Jacyszyn Vintner’s Grill is pleased to present Anna Jacyszyn, a stunning jazz vocal sensation. While approaching...
Jon Cohen Experimental (Go Getters Tour) + Guests

Aug. 18 08:00 PM       Grateful Fed Bar & Grill, 509 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

A night of Montreal pysch-indie-pop-rockers the Jon Cohen Experimental (JCEx)! On tour for New Record Go Getters Fantasy...
Linus Live at O'Flannigans

Aug. 18 09:30 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna