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Nick McNutt on the slopes at an unidentified location in B.C. (Contributed)

Film celebrating ski and snowboard culture coming to West Kelowna

The film will hit the screen at Xtreme West Kelowna on Oct. 23

Nick McNutt on the slopes at an unidentified location in B.C. (Contributed)
Okanagan’s best talents in spotlight

Okanagan’s best talents in spotlight

140 acts lined up for Okanagan’s Got Talented, running every Sunday in Vernon

Okanagan’s best talents in spotlight
Kai Koroll, executive chef at Block One restaurant begins plating at the Fork and Spoon fundraiser at the Central Okanagan Food Bank last October. (Alistair Waters - Kelowna Capital News)

Second annual Fork and Spoon Gala to take place in Kelowna this weekend

The event will see 14 top-rated local chefs cooking a nine course tasting menu

Kai Koroll, executive chef at Block One restaurant begins plating at the Fork and Spoon fundraiser at the Central Okanagan Food Bank last October. (Alistair Waters - Kelowna Capital News)
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Salt & Brick makes TV appearence
Swinging with the Stars- Team Jamela
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff shakes up Kelowna
Le Cirque De La Nuit in Kelowna
Glenn Wool is set to take the stage in Kelowna on Nov. 15 and 16 at Freddy’s Brew Pub. (Contributed)

Comedian Glenn Wool ready for Kelowna stage

Canadian-born comedian Glenn Wool will be in Kelowna for two nights in November

Glenn Wool is set to take the stage in Kelowna on Nov. 15 and 16 at Freddy’s Brew Pub. (Contributed)
The show is inspired by the hit TV show of the same name. (Kelowna Community Theatre)

Kim’s Convenience to take the stage in Kelowna

The theatre production inspired the popular CBC television show

The show is inspired by the hit TV show of the same name. (Kelowna Community Theatre)
Taco Vino takes place on Oct. 19 at Jaguar Land Rover Kelowna from 7 to 10 p.m. (Contributed)
Taco Vino takes place on Oct. 19 at Jaguar Land Rover Kelowna from 7 to 10 p.m. (Contributed)
From left: Dawn Urban (West Kelowna), Shane Byers (Penticton) and Shannon Becker (Osoyoos) were the three finalists for this year’s Key to the SOEC contest. The winner will receive two tickets and a pre-show dinner to every public event at the South Okanagan Events Centre for one year. (Jordyn Thomson - Western News)                                From left: Dawn Urban (West Kelowna), Shane Byers (Penticton) and Shannon Becker (Osoyoos) were the three finalists for this year’s Key to the SOEC contest. The winner will receive two tickets and a pre-show dinner to every public event at the South Okanagan Events Centre for one year. (Jordyn Thomson - Western News)

Okanagan contest winner given the key to the SOEC

The annual contest gives one lucky winner two tickets to every Penticton SOEC show for a year

From left: Dawn Urban (West Kelowna), Shane Byers (Penticton) and Shannon Becker (Osoyoos) were the three finalists for this year’s Key to the SOEC contest. The winner will receive two tickets and a pre-show dinner to every public event at the South Okanagan Events Centre for one year. (Jordyn Thomson - Western News)                                From left: Dawn Urban (West Kelowna), Shane Byers (Penticton) and Shannon Becker (Osoyoos) were the three finalists for this year’s Key to the SOEC contest. The winner will receive two tickets and a pre-show dinner to every public event at the South Okanagan Events Centre for one year. (Jordyn Thomson - Western News)
Sister Speak returns to the Okanagan this weekend for shows in Kelowna, Revelstoke and Vernon. (Sister Speak photo)
Sister Speak returns to the Okanagan this weekend for shows in Kelowna, Revelstoke and Vernon. (Sister Speak photo)
The Mavericks are set to take the stage at the Kelowna Community Theatre on Oct. 15. (Contributed)

Latino-American rock ‘n’ roll band The Mavericks coming to Kelowna

Kelowna is the only B.C. stop on the band’s worldwide tour

The Mavericks are set to take the stage at the Kelowna Community Theatre on Oct. 15. (Contributed)
A packed living room gathers at Snedden House to listen to bluegrass group Story House. (Michael Rodriguez - Kelowna Capital News)

Snedden House welcomes musicians home in Kelowna

A hot meal, a place to stay if they need it and an incredible show … bands eat first, though

A packed living room gathers at Snedden House to listen to bluegrass group Story House. (Michael Rodriguez - Kelowna Capital News)
Latin American percussionist performing at Carnaval del Sol Vancouver. (Carnaval del Sol)

Carnaval del Sol Kelowna to host end of summer fiesta

Get ready to enjoy all that Latin American culture has to offer

Latin American percussionist performing at Carnaval del Sol Vancouver. (Carnaval del Sol)
David Wilson’s work is featured in Atlokem, a contemporary Syilx exhibit at the Lake Country Art Gallery. (LCAC image)

Syilx art celebrated at Atlokem (Winfield)

Okanagan artist David Wilson brings together exhibit featuring Barb Marchand, Mariel Belanger, Sheldon Louis, and the Okanagan Indian Band Youth Group

David Wilson’s work is featured in Atlokem, a contemporary Syilx exhibit at the Lake Country Art Gallery. (LCAC image)
Home Block is the new year-round restaurant at CedarCreek Estate Winery in Kelowna. (Instagram)

Kelowna restaurant nominated for Best New Restaurant Award by Air Canada

CedarCreek Winery’s Home Block restaurant was one of 35 nominess from across the country

Home Block is the new year-round restaurant at CedarCreek Estate Winery in Kelowna. (Instagram)
Above,  Kaitlyn Yott, as Leoty, and Aaron M. Wells, as White Shadow, star in The Coyote, playing at the Caravan Farm Theatre until August 11.                                Top right, Wells, Michael Kennard and Peter Anderson the play three coyotes, while James Fagan Tait takes on a villainous role.                                Right, Anderson and Kennard are Slobberjaw and Muzzleguts, a pair of coyote tricksters                                Left, Christine Quintana as Vida, one of two daughters to Agnes (played by Natascha Girgis).

Howling hot summer at Caravan Theatre

The Cotoyes is a romantic musical comedy by award-winning playwright Peter Anderson.

Above,  Kaitlyn Yott, as Leoty, and Aaron M. Wells, as White Shadow, star in The Coyote, playing at the Caravan Farm Theatre until August 11.                                Top right, Wells, Michael Kennard and Peter Anderson the play three coyotes, while James Fagan Tait takes on a villainous role.                                Right, Anderson and Kennard are Slobberjaw and Muzzleguts, a pair of coyote tricksters                                Left, Christine Quintana as Vida, one of two daughters to Agnes (played by Natascha Girgis).
The 11th annual Okanagan Feast of Fields takes place this Sunday, Aug. 11, between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. (Farm Folk City Folk)

Tickets for Okanagan Feast of Fields in Kelowna still available

Canada’s largest feast returns to the Okanagan for the 11th year in a row

The 11th annual Okanagan Feast of Fields takes place this Sunday, Aug. 11, between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. (Farm Folk City Folk)
The Slocan Ramblers will bring their lightning-fast technical bluegrass to the Mary Irwin Theatre at the Rotary Centre for the Arts on Aug. 22. (Contributed)

Slocan Ramblers bring summer soundtrack to Okanagan

Juno-Award nominated bluegrass group to play Rotary Centre of the Arts

The Slocan Ramblers will bring their lightning-fast technical bluegrass to the Mary Irwin Theatre at the Rotary Centre for the Arts on Aug. 22. (Contributed)
A Hawk aircraft flying over Hamilton, Ontario. (Royal Canadian Air Force)

RCAF announces flybys for Okanagan Dream Rally in Kelowna

Two RCAF CT-155 Hawks will flyby to kick off the Okanagan Dream Rally

A Hawk aircraft flying over Hamilton, Ontario. (Royal Canadian Air Force)
(Mission Hill Family Estate)

Jay Leno is coming to West Kelowna for a one-night-only show

Jay Leno is widely characterized as “the hardest working man in show business”

(Mission Hill Family Estate)
It’s National Chicken Wing Day on Monday. How will you be celebrating? (Files)

Kelowna serves up deals for Monday’s National Wing Day

Ever wonder where the beloved pub fare came from?

It’s National Chicken Wing Day on Monday. How will you be celebrating? (Files)
Speed Control to serve up high-energy rock at Kelowna pizzeria

Speed Control to serve up high-energy rock at Kelowna pizzeria

Yukon-based rock band makes local stop on summer tour

Speed Control to serve up high-energy rock at Kelowna pizzeria