Castanet Events


Thursday, September 20

Concerts


Open Mic Night at buvez wine bar

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       buvez, 315 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna

Show off your talent, music, comedy spoken word or karaoke. Every Thursday 7-10pm. Free to play and Free to listen. Upright...
Joël Fafard House Concert

Sep. 20 07:30 PM       Lantern Folk Roots House Concert, 1640 Gillard Drive, Kelowna, Kelowna

Award-winning guitarist Joel Fafard performs Southern roots and blues classics with the soul of a purist and the showmanship of...

Theatre


Actors Studio Reunion

Sep. 20 07:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

DATES SEPTEMBER 19 AT 07:30PM & SEPTEMBER 20 AT 07:30PM TICKET PRICE $55 LOCATION Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375...
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Sep. 20 08:00 PM       Many Hats Theatre Company, 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Get your deerstalker cap on! The play's afoot! For the fourth show in Many Hats' eleventh season we've chosen a hilarious...

Wineries


Zumba, wine and appies with Roxana

Sep. 20 06:00 PM       Vibrant Vine (The), 3240 Pooley Rd, Kelowna

Roxana is back at The Vibrant Vine!! Join uu for an evening of Zumba with Roxana!! Come visit our new building! After...

Dances/Parties


Okanagan Dance Fest 2018

Sep. 20 05:00 PM       German Canadian Harmonie Club, 1696 Carry Rd, Kelowna

New to Kelowna? Curious about Social dance? Want to nourish your neurochemistry? Or... Just kick up your heels and have...
Thursday Night Dance

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

Please join us every Thursday night from 7 – 10 p.m. at Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way. HEART & SOLE (Vic &...
SALSA THURSDAYS

Sep. 20 08:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna presents SALSA THURSDAYS 8pm Singles, Couples, All levels and ages 30 minute lesson with...

Crafts/Markets


Bargain Bin

Sep. 20 09:30 AM       United Church Bargain Bin, 4421 4th St. Peachland, Peachland

The Bargain Bin is open for business Thursday to Saturday 9:30 to 3:00. Due to flooding issues we have moved to the hall...
Drop In Wood Sign Painting

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Rustic Chalk Decor, #102 - 1974 Moss Court, Kelowna

Rustic Chalk Decor now offers Drop In sign painting, where you can come in on a whim or at the last minute and paint a...

Art/Exhibitions


FERDINAND GALLERY TAKING SUBMISSIONS

Sep. 20 12:00 AM       The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

The Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos, B.C. is now taking submissions, in 2 & 3 dimensional artwork from practicing British...
Ubuntu5 - On the Rim

Sep. 20 12:00 AM       Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Ave Peachland BC, Peachland

Featured art display for the month of September
The Price of Victory

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many...
BODY LANGUAGE

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art , 639 Hornby Street Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 2G3, Vancouver

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art, celebrating its 10th anniversary, presents the premiere exhibition, BODY LANGUAGE:...
SCI-FI EROTICA AND VARIOUS...

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

Opening day of the Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos. To kick off the season, displayed in the Gallery will be 2 and 3 dimensional...
The Social Life of Water in the Okanagan

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

The Social Life of Water in the Okaganan is an informative and fascinating exhibition that explores the relationship that all...
Inspired By

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Summerland Arts Centre, 9525 Wharton Street, Summerland

Did you know that the quality of your creativity increases with creative challenges from your peers? Let’s test that theory!...
Exhibition -Two Contemporary BC Female Artists

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       The Long Gallery & Studios, 374 Main Street, Penticton

THE LONG GALLERY & STUDIOS ANNOUNCES DUO SHOW OF TWO CONTEMPORARY FEMALE BC ARTISTS AMY STEWART AND JENNY LONG Jenny Long,...
Waxing Poetic Celebrations of Encaustic Art 2018

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Leir House , 220 Manor Park Ave. 250 492-7997, Penticton

Encaustic art show, opening night 6-8pm Leir House. Runs September 7- October 5th
Pat Proudfoot Art Show “Till Next year”

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Front Street Gallery Penticton, 60 Front Street, Penticton

Pat Proudfoot Guest Artist in attendance: Sept 15/2018 and Sept 22/2018 10am-12pm Opening Reception: Sept 15/2018 10am-12pm Pat...
Free Admission Thursdays at Kelowna Art Gallery

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street, Kelowna

Enjoy complimentary admission to the Kelowna Art Gallery each and every Thursday! All day: 10 am to 9 pm Explore the...
A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water Street, Kelowna

A Cultivating Journey presents more than sixty paintings, drawings, and etchings that span over five centuries of visual art....
Gold Mountain Dream!

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave, Kelowna

Gold Mountain Dream! – created by the Royal BC Museum in collaboration with the Canadian Museum of History – focuses on...
Written Matter

Sep. 20 06:00 PM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, #103, 421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna

August 31 – October 13, 2018 Opening Reception: Friday, August 31st, 2018, 6-8pm The Alternator Centre for Contemporary...
Penticton Arts Council's Arts Rising Festival

Sep. 20 06:30 PM       Various Venues in Penticton, 220 Manor Park Ave, Penticton

The Penticton Arts Council presents the 2nd Annual Arts Rising Festival which runs September 20th to 23rd. This event includes...
Arts Rising: All Candidates Forum

Sep. 20 06:30 PM       Cannery Brewing, 198 Ellis Street, Penticton

The Penticton Arts Council is proud to be hosting the 2018 Penticton All Candidates Forum on Arts + Culture as part of the Arts...
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery at the Many Hats Theatre

Sep. 20 08:00 PM       Many Hats Theatre, 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

For the fourth show in Many Hats’ eleventh season we’ve chosen an hilarious modern take on a classic murder mystery...

Lectures


Career Night - The Real World of Real Estate

Sep. 20 06:00 PM       At Perc’s Place in Orchard Park Plaza, 1876 Cooper Rd, Kelowna BC, Kelowna

Do You Love Your Job? At Royal LePage Kelowna, we love our job!! Join Us for – The Real World of Real Estate Thursday...
Let’s Talk Proportional Representation

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Wondering why more than 90 countries in the world, including 85% of the most economically advanced, use some system of...

Courses


Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions

Sep. 20 01:30 AM       Penticton Community Centre , 325 Power Avenue , Penticton

DO YOU LIVE WITH A HEART CONDITION, ASTHMA, PARKINSONS, OR OTHER CHRONIC CONDITION? This No Cost 6-week workshop teaches...
RCA Tap Dance: Level 1 (Ages 16+)

Sep. 20 10:00 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

with Lucy Hazelwood The thing with Tap is; it’s all about the noise! It’s one of the greatest feel-good dances you’ll...
RCA Tap Dance: Level 2 (Ages 16+)

Sep. 20 11:00 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

with Lucy Hazelwood This class has been designed to take your skills to the next level, strengthening the fundamental steps...
RCA Jazz Dance (Ages 16+)

Sep. 20 12:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

with Lucy Hazelwood Jazz dance is a motivating, fun, upbeat class with a lot of movement. Jazz involves a broad range of...
Daily Computer information events

Sep. 20 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...
Open Mic Night at Buvez Wine Bar

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Buvez Wine Bar, 315 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna

All talents welcome music, poets, comediens, and artists. Heintzman upright Grand Piano on site. Must be over 19. Free to...

Family Fun


Child Minding (Ages 0-5)

Sep. 20 12:00 AM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Parents, enjoy a workout or swim in the facility while your children are in the care of qualified staff and volunteers. We...
Preschool Drop In at Okanagan Gymnastics Centre

Sep. 20 10:30 AM       Okanagan Gymnastics Centre, 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Looking for an affordable activity to do during the day with your toddler? Come play gymnastics with us at our Preschool Drop...
Toddlertime

Sep. 20 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library - Lake Country Branch, 10150 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Lake Country

For children 18 months to 3 years and their caregiver(s). This program will include songs, stories, rhymes and puppets. Plenty...

Awards


2018 Key Business Awards GALA

Sep. 20 05:00 PM       19 Okanagan Bar and Grill, 3509 Carrington Rd, West Kelowna

The Annual Key Business Awards, presented by the Greater Westside Board of Trade, recognize businesses, organizations and...

Meetings


Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Sep. 20 06:45 AM       Royal Anne Hotel, 348 Bernard Ave, Kelowna

February is Toastmasters Month in Kelowna as well as all of BC. We encourage you to join us for a meeting and learn more...
BWB Coffee Collaborations

Sep. 20 09:00 AM       Bliss Bakery - Downtown, 272 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

BRAINSTORMING AND BUILDING BRIDGES Balance Well-Being Centre Inc. is proud to present BWB Coffee Collaborations!!! Register...
*NEW SMART RECOVERY MEETING*

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Metis Community Services Society of BC, 147 Park Road, Kelowna

SMART Recovery is an addiction recovery program that is a leading alternative to the twelve step approach. A 4-point program...
Living Without Religion Discussion Group

Sep. 20 07:45 PM       Bean Scene Downtown, 371 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

The Living Without Religion discussion group meets every third Thursday of the month at 7:45pm at the downtown Bean Scene (371...

Religious


International Peace Day Gathering

Sep. 20 02:00 PM       Oasis United Church, , 2964 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton, Penticton

Join folks in a Circle For Peace at Oasis United Church, 2964 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton, September 21, 2018 @ 7pm

Non-Profit


Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic

Sep. 20 11:00 AM       Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic , 1865 Dilworth Drive , Kelowna

Book individual appointments at www.blood.ca or 1 888 236 -6283 or groups of 3 or more email [email protected] and we will...
Hat Trick

Sep. 20 06:00 PM       Canadian Mental Health Assoc., 504 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna

HAT TRICK is an innovative 12-week program for men that focuses on physical activity, healthy eating and mental fitness....

Social Action


7th Annual South Okanagan Drive-Thru Breakfast

Sep. 20 06:30 AM       Penticton Lakeside Resort, 21 Lakeshore Dr W, Penticton

Drive thru and show your local love to support over 3000 children, youth, families and seniors in your community! We are...
United Way South Okanagan Drive-Thru Breakfast

Sep. 20 06:30 AM       Penticton Lakeside Resort and Conference Centre, 21 Lakeshore Dr W, Penticton

Drive thru and show your local love to support over 3000 children, youth, families and seniors in your community! We are...
Arts Rising All Candidates Forum on Arts + Culture

Sep. 20 06:30 PM       Cannery Brewing, 198 Ellis Street, Penticton

As the kick-off event to the 2nd Annual Arts Rising Penticton Festival, the Penticton & District Community Arts Council will be...

Comedy


Two Wolves Brewing presents Totally Free Open Mic

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Two Wolves Brewing presents Kelowna Comedy's legendary comedy open mic night. We often have as many as twenty-five local comics...
Two Wolves Brewing presents Totally Free Open Mic

Sep. 20 08:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Two Wolves Brewing presents Kelowna Comedy's legendary comedy open mic night. We often have as many as twenty-five local comics...
Kelowna Comedy Pro-Am

Sep. 20 09:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Come see the best comics in the Okanagan performing their freshest material. This show features our more experienced hosts...

Sports


Curling Open House noon-8pm

Sep. 20 12:00 AM       Vernon Curling Club, 3400 39th Ave, Vernon

It’s exciting….It’s entertaining….it’s CURLING! It’s great fun. It’s great exercise and it’s easier than you...
New Beginner Class

Sep. 20 09:30 AM       Ukrainian Orthodox Church Hall, 1935A Barlee Rd, Kelowna

Join us Thursday mornings from 9:30 - 11:30 am. Experience an art form revered for promoting vitality and well being. It has...

Pubs/Clubs


Texas Holdem Poker Thursdays

Sep. 20 07:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Totally free Poker nite. Can be cash prizes or Gift Certificate, you never know. Build up your seasonal points to get in the...
Tremendous Trivia at Carlos O'Bryan's West Kelowna

Sep. 20 08:00 PM       Kelly O'Bryan's Carlos O'Bryan's Restaurant and Pub, 3470 Carrington Rd, West Kelowna

Every Thursday, your Tremendous Trivia host JD brings you and your friends a challenging and entertaining evening of general...
Thursday Night Trivia

Sep. 20 08:30 PM       97th Street Pub, 2400 Hwy 97 N, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Every Thursday The Emcee Entertainment and your Host Quizmaster Scott provide you with a fun entertaining environment to flex...