Ready, set and create with Culture Days

Visual arts are appealing to the eye and are even more fun to participate in. Create your own masterpiece or just take in the view:

Culture Days weekend, Sept. 25 to 27, is fast approaching and will provide a variety of activities and events for all ages. Here’s a small sample of what’s in store.

Visual arts are appealing to the eye and are even more fun to participate in. Create your own masterpiece or just take in the view:

Draw by Night meets Artist Trading Cards, Friday, Sept 25, 7 – 9 p.m.

Celebrate your inner warrior and create character Artist Trading Cards to share and trade.

Art Party, Saturday, Saturday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Paint the windows, sidewalks, mural or your face! It’s an art pandemonium.

“Hippie” Up the Van, Saturday, Sept. 26, 12 to 4 p.m.

Grab a paint brush and your creative flair to paint local artist Shannon Breadner’s van.

heART School – Village Mural, Saturday, Sept. 26, 12 to 4 p.m.

Lead by local artist Shannon Breadner, this is an opportunity to see and be part of modern creativity art work.

Cultural Film Festival, Sept. 26, 12 to 1:30 p.m.

A celebration of the Aboriginal filmmakers who use film to tell their own stories in their own words.

Create your own Wildlife painting, Sunday, Sept. 27, 1 to 4 p.m.

Children and families will celebrate culture in the Okanagan by selecting their favourite Canadian animals and using acrylic paint to create unique paintings.

From visual and performing arts to heritage and interdisciplinary activities, the weekend has something for everyone. Discover the complete list and create your weekend itinerary at culturedays.ca. Click on “Activities” on the homepage and enter “Kelowna” to see what’s happening.

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