Castanet Events


Friday, December 21
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Concerts


Company B Jazz Band at the Dream Cafe

Dec. 21 06:00 PM       The Dream Café, 67 Front Street, Penticton

Doors Open: 6:00 pm , Show Starts: 8:00pm Tickets: Premium $31, Wings $21 TWO NIGHTS!! December 21 and 22 A Dream Cafe...
Christmas Unplugged

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       Westside Alliance Church, 2011 Daimler Dr, West Kelowna

An evening of Music and Laughter with Leland Klassen and Dan Macaulay
OSO: Specials II - Yuletide Tales

Dec. 21 07:30 PM       Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Join all the “Whos down in Whoville” for this heart warming show which brings classic holiday stories to life. Canadian...

Theatre


O Christmas Tea: A British Comedy

Dec. 21 07:30 PM       Capitol Theatre, 421 Victoria Street Nelson BC , Nelson

Fans of Monty Python, Mr. Bean, and Dr. Seuss… Grab your teacups! Following the smashing success of their 2016 & 2017...

Dances/Parties


5th Annual Ugly Sweater Party

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       Hotel Eldorado Lounge, 500 Cook Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Join us for an 'El of a Good Time for the 5th Annual El' Ugly Sweater Party. A casual soiree for our neighbors, regulars, and...
PoundSign Party Band

Dec. 21 09:00 PM       The Green, 4801-27th Street Vernon, BC , Vernon

Party the night away with our popular PoundSign Band this weekend!

Seasonal


Unitarian Winter Solstice

Dec. 21 06:45 PM       Unitarian Fellowship of Kelowna, 1310 Bertram Street, Kelowna

All welcome! Join us on December 21st, 7 pm for a Winter Solstice celebration. During these shortest days of the year, and on...

Art/Exhibitions


Friday Night Trivia at Tug's Tap House

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       Tugs Taphouse, 260 Martin Street, Penticton

Tremendous Trivia and Tug’s Tap House is pleased to bring Penticton’s first weekly trivia party! Come join JD...

Family Fun


Penticton Vees Vs. West Kelowna Warriors

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       South Okanagan Events Centre, 853 Eckhardt Avenue West, Penticton

See the top ranked Penticton Vees Junior Hockey Club in action at the South Okanangan Events Centre. TICKET INFO: Adults...

Kids Day Camps


TGIF: Thank Goodness It's Friday

Dec. 21 05:00 PM       Rutland Boys & Girls Club, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

TGIF: Thank Goodness It’s Friday! Join us every Friday for dinner and a fun out trip into the community! This Friday we...

Comedy


Fresco Painting's Comedy for KelownaSantas.com

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Fresco Painting is proud to partner with Kelowna Comedy to present Comedy for a Cause for KelownaSantas.com! Come out for some...
Emily Woods and Angus Craddock

Dec. 21 09:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Spending the last two years between Kelowna and London England, Emily has established herself as a stellar new comedian quickly...

Trivia/Gaming


Friday Night Trivia at Tug's Tap House Penticton

Dec. 21 07:00 PM       Tug's Tap House, 260 Martin St. , Penticton

Tremendous Trivia and Tug's Tap House is pleased to bring Penticton's first weekly trivia party! Come join JD, and SunFm host...

Saturday, December 22

Concerts


Vancouver Cantata Singers, Christmas Reprise XVI

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       Holy Rosary Cathedral , 646 Richards St., Vancouver

Our 16th annual Christmas Reprise brings true comfort and joy during the bustle of the holiday season in one of the city’s...
Company B Jazz Band at the Dream Cafe

Dec. 22 06:00 PM       The Dream Café, 67 Front Street, Penticton

Doors Open: 6:00 pm , Show Starts: 8:00pm Tickets: Premium $31, Wings $21 TWO NIGHTS!! December 21 and 22 A Dream Cafe...
Tennessee Walker

Dec. 22 09:00 PM       The Kal Stage, 3004 30th Ave , Vernon

The new Canadian Country Music Trio TENNESSEE WALKER are performing on the Kal Stage coming this December 22nd. $10...

Theatre


Okanagan Symphony presents Yuletide Tales

Dec. 22 12:00 AM       Cleland Community Theatre, 325 Power Street, Penticton

Join all the "Whos down in Whoville" for this heartwarming show that brings classic holiday stories to life. Canadian baritone...
O Christmas Tea: A British Comedy

Dec. 22 07:30 PM       Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre, 3800 33rd Street Vernon BC , Vernon

Fans of Monty Python, Mr. Bean, and Dr. Seuss… Grab your teacups! Following the smashing success of their 2016 & 2017...

Wineries


Customer Appreciation Month

Dec. 22 12:00 PM       The View Winery & Wards Cider, #1-2287 Ward Road, Kelowna

Happy Holidays! We had an amazing year in 2018 and its all thanks to you, our amazing customers. Join us during the month of...
Winter Vibes with Two Drinks In

Dec. 22 01:00 PM       The Vibrant Vine, 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Swing by the Vibrant Vine for a fun afternoon with your favorite Vibrant Vine wines , in our new underground speakeasy style...
Winter Vibes with Two Drinks In

Dec. 22 01:00 PM       The Vibrant Vine, 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Swing by the Vibrant Vine for a fun afternoon with your favorite Vibrant Vine wines , in our new underground speakeasy style...

Dances/Parties


Kelowna Singles Dance Night

Dec. 22 07:00 PM       Royal Canadian Legion , 1380 Bertram St. Kel., Kelowna

Kelowna Singles Christmas Dance - Sat. Dec. 22 - Admission $10.00 - Live music with Sierra - Doors open 7:00 pm Dancing until...
SBK Social Saturdays

Dec. 22 08:30 PM       Dual Influence dance studio, 555 lawrence ave , Kelowna

Salsa, Bachata & Kizomba Kizomba lesson included all for 5$
Caliente Christmas Latin Party

Dec. 22 09:00 PM       Okanagan Mission Community Hall, 4409 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Saturday, December 22nd... Christmas CALIENTE Latin Party offers a new mix of the best exotic music and dance styles...
PoundSign Party Band

Dec. 22 09:00 PM       The Green, 4801-27th Street Vernon, BC , Vernon

Party the night away with our popular PoundSign Band this weekend!

Seasonal


Vancouver Christmas Market

Dec. 22 11:30 AM       Jack Poole Plaza, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

The Vancouver Christmas Market returns to Jack Poole Plaza, November 21– December 24, 2018, with extended hours from...
Hotel Eldorado Heritage Tea

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       Hotel Eldorado , 3762 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Join us every Saturday from 2:00pm - 4:00pm for an old tradition. Enjoy the finest selection of loose-leaf tea, finger...

Crafts/Markets


Drop In Wood Sign Painting

Dec. 22 10:00 AM       Rustic Chalk Decor, #102 - 1974 Moss Court, Kelowna, Kelowna

Rustic Chalk Decor now offers Drop In sign painting, where you can come in on a whim and paint a beautiful wooden sign with...
Artisan Christmas Market at the Apex Inn

Dec. 22 10:00 AM       Apex Mountain Inn, 300 Strayhourse Road, Penticton

This holiday season brings the 3rd annual Artisan Christmas Market to Apex Mountain on Saturday, December 22nd. Located at the...

Art/Exhibitions


FERDINAND GALLERY TAKING SUBMISSIONS

Dec. 22 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...
Artists of the Okanagan

Dec. 22 12:00 AM       Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Avenue, Peachland

43 Local artists showcasing over 90 original works In a variety of different mediums
Penticton Farmers' Winter Market

Dec. 22 09:00 AM       Shatford Centre - Okanagan School of the Arts, 760 Main Street, Penticton

Please join us for our Winter Markets at the Shatford Centre (760 Main Street) on the following Saturdays: November 10 &...
Matriarchal Muse -- A Conversation

Dec. 22 09:00 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Roberta Nadeau and Noëlle Nadeau Khoo Curated by Alissa Woodside and Noëlle Nadeau Khoo Rotary Centre for the Arts,...
BODY LANGUAGE

Dec. 22 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:...
Gold Mountain Dream!

Dec. 22 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 –...

Courses


French Classes

Dec. 22 12:00 AM       Centre culturel francophone, 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

We offer 4 sessions of French Classes per year. Sessions start in January, April, July and September. All levels, from...
Daily Computer information events

Dec. 22 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 Minding (Ages 0-5)

Dec. 22 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...
Holiday Activity Series

Dec. 22 11:00 AM       Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

This Holiday Season we will be hosting a holiday activity series! Drop in admission is $5/person over 18 months and includes a...
Sleigh Rides at Silver Sage Stables

Dec. 22 03:30 PM       Silver Sage Stables, 7000 Learmouth Rd Coldstream, Vernon

Enjoy the magic of a horse-drawn sleigh ride this holiday season. Hot cocoa, cookies, sleigh bells, and caroling around the...

Meetings


Overeaters Anonymous

Dec. 22 10:00 AM       Kalano Club, 2108 Vasile Road KELOWNA, Kelowna

Do you have a problem with food? Overeaters Anonymous can help. Our website www.oa.org Monday 6:00 PM Kalano Club 2108...

Religious


Understanding Judeo-Christian Roots & Prophecy

Dec. 22 07:15 PM       To Be Announced, To Be Announced, Peachland

Bible Study regarding Judeo-Christian roots & Israel's place in the final plan of redemption

Fundraisers


DAKODAS MEAT DRAW

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Come and support local charities, and win some meat at the same time.. Drink and Food Specials...Starts at 2PM on Saturdays....

Social Action


Visit with Santa at Cannery Brewing

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       Cannery Brewing, 198 Ellis Street, Penticton

Bring your kids and your own camera to the taproom at Cannery Brewing, and your kids can have a visit with Santa from 2-4pm....
Skate with Santa at McLaren Arena

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       McLaren Arena, 1350 King Street, Penticton

Come and join staff for some ice games, fun, and a visit from Santa himself! Regular admission rates apply.

Comedy


Scott Carter

Dec. 22 07:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Kelowna's own Scott Carter returns from Montreal once again to the city his parents live in to tell jokes and to do my chores....
Caleb Campbell and the Mystery Comedian

Dec. 22 09:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Caleb Campbell is a local legend, a born story teller, and a wild man! His lovable charm will make even the most messed up...

Sports


Penticton parkrun

Dec. 22 08:00 AM       The Peach, 185 lakeshore drive west, Penticton

Free times 5km every Saturday morning at 8am starting at the peach. On lakeshore drive Register at parkrun.ca, then meet for a...

Pubs/Clubs


MEAT DRAW SATURDAY at the Legion

Dec. 22 01:00 PM       LEGION, 1380 Bertram Street, Kelowna

Join us Every Saturday for a Meat Draw 2pm. Members and guests welcome! Anyone can become a member!
Legion Meat Draw

Dec. 22 02:00 PM       LEGION, 1380 Bertram Street, Kelowna

Join us every Saturday for a Meat Draw 2pm. Members and guests welcome! Anyone can become a member!

Sunday, December 23

Wineries


Customer Appreciation Month

Dec. 23 12:00 PM       The View Winery & Wards Cider, #1-2287 Ward Road, Kelowna

Happy Holidays! We had an amazing year in 2018 and its all thanks to you, our amazing customers. Join us during the month of...
Winter Vibes with Monica Tracey

Dec. 23 01:00 PM       The Vibrant Vine, 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Come Join us in our new under ground room! We will be serving up your favorite Vibrant Vine wines as well as some tasty treats....

Dances/Parties


JAM SESSION at the Legion

Dec. 23 01:00 PM       LEGION, 1380 Bertram Street, Kelowna

Jam Session 1pm every Sunday except the last Sunday of the month. Join us for music and dancing! Members and guests welcome....
PoundSign Party Band

Dec. 23 09:00 PM       The Green, 4801-27th Street Vernon, BC , Vernon

Party the night away with our popular PoundSign Band this weekend!

Seasonal


Vancouver Christmas Market

Dec. 23 11:30 AM       Jack Poole Plaza, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

The Vancouver Christmas Market returns to Jack Poole Plaza, November 21– December 24, 2018, with extended hours from...
Jazz Cafe Kelowna Presents....Christmas Presence!

Dec. 23 06:30 PM       Benvoulin Heritate Church, 2279 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna, British Columbia , Kelowna

Its Christmas Concert Time for the Jazz Cafe Kelowna! A seasonal concert of Christmas themed original and seasonal favorites...

Art/Exhibitions


FERDINAND GALLERY TAKING SUBMISSIONS

Dec. 23 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...
Artists of the Okanagan

Dec. 23 12:00 AM       Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Avenue, Peachland

43 Local artists showcasing over 90 original works In a variety of different mediums
Matriarchal Muse -- A Conversation

Dec. 23 09:00 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Roberta Nadeau and Noëlle Nadeau Khoo Curated by Alissa Woodside and Noëlle Nadeau Khoo Rotary Centre for the Arts,...
BODY LANGUAGE

Dec. 23 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:...

Courses


French Classes

Dec. 23 12:00 AM       Centre culturel francophone, 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

We offer 4 sessions of French Classes per year. Sessions start in January, April, July and September. All levels, from...
Daily Computer information events

Dec. 23 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 Minding (Ages 0-5)

Dec. 23 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...
Christmas Horse and Pony Rides!!

Dec. 23 09:00 AM       BlueStone Farm, 1267 Fathers Pl, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Join us for pony rides. We will have 1 ponies, and 2 horse dressed festive for the occasion. An excellent way to see if horse...
Hotel Eldorado Sunday Brunch

Dec. 23 10:00 AM       Hotel Eldorado , 500 Cook Road , Kelowna

You haven't had brunch until you've enjoyed the famous Hotel Eldorado Sunday Brunch. Year after year voted Best Brunch in the...
Holiday Activity Series

Dec. 23 11:00 AM       Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

This Holiday Season we will be hosting a holiday activity series! Drop in admission is $5/person over 18 months and includes a...
Sleigh Rides at Silver Sage Stables

Dec. 23 03:30 PM       Silver Sage Stables, 7000 Learmouth Rd Coldstream, Vernon

Enjoy the magic of a horse-drawn sleigh ride this holiday season. Hot cocoa, cookies, sleigh bells, and caroling around the...

Meetings


SMART Recovery Family & Friends Resumes

Dec. 23 02:00 PM       CNIB, 1456 St Paul ST., Kelowna

SMART Recovery Family&Friends incorporates the CRAFT (Community Reinforcement And Family Training) approach to teach...

Religious


Christmas Service

Dec. 23 09:30 AM       The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1506 35 Street, Vernon

Everyone is welcome! A Christmas worship service with hymns celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ and the spoken word...
Christmas Worship Service

Dec. 23 10:00 AM       The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2170 McDougall Road, West Kelowna, Kelowna

Celebrate the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ at a special worship service this Christmas Season. Sunday Dec 23 Service...
Light the World - Christmas Service

Dec. 23 10:00 AM       Church of JESUS CHRIST of Latter-day Saints - Penticton Ward, 2946 South Main Street, Penticton

Sing beloved hymns and carols; hear inspiring talks centered on the birth and life of our Redeemer, Jesus Christ – Savior...
Christmas Worship Service

Dec. 23 01:00 PM       The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 696 Glenmore Road, Kelowna

Celebrate the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ at a special worship service this Christmas Season. Sunday Dec 23 Service...

Social Action


Origami Army plays Cannery Brewing

Dec. 23 06:00 PM       Cannery Brewing, 198 Ellis Street, Penticton

Head to Cannery Brewing to enjoy some free live entertainment by Origami Army at Cannery Brewing. Origami Army will perform...