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Big White Ski Resort is set to host another fun-filled day of cider tastings at the 2019 Ciderfest on Saturday, July 27, 2019. (Big White Ski Resort)

Taste the fruits of Okanagan at Big White Ciderfest

Take in the views, music, activities with crisp adult apple juice

Big White Ski Resort is set to host another fun-filled day of cider tastings at the 2019 Ciderfest on Saturday, July 27, 2019. (Big White Ski Resort)
The Raygun Cowboys are set to rock Doc Willoughby’s Public House on Friday, July 26. The five-piece band from Edmonton will bring their psychobilly, ’50s-inspired sound to life and keep Kelownians dancing all night long. (Raygun Cowboys Facebook)

Raygun Cowboys to rock downtown Kelowna pub

Doc Willoughby’s Public House hosts ’50s-inspired psychobilly five-piece from Edmonton

The Raygun Cowboys are set to rock Doc Willoughby’s Public House on Friday, July 26. The five-piece band from Edmonton will bring their psychobilly, ’50s-inspired sound to life and keep Kelownians dancing all night long. (Raygun Cowboys Facebook)
Kelowna and Vernon are the Okanagan stops for Big Wreck’s But for the Sun tour. (Contributed)

Big Wreck announces two Okanagan shows

The American-Canadian band will be playing in Vernon and Kelowna on Oct. 29 and Nov. 3

Kelowna and Vernon are the Okanagan stops for Big Wreck’s But for the Sun tour. (Contributed)
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Le Cirque De La Nuit in Kelowna
Rock the Lake is set for the weekend of August 9th. (GSL Group)

Rock the Lake nears Saturday night sellout

Aug. 10th show is nearly sold out and three-day weekend passes are almost gone as well

Rock the Lake is set for the weekend of August 9th. (GSL Group)
Prox:imity Re:mix will take place on Friday, July 19 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, July 20 at 2:00 pm at the Mary Irwin Theatre in the Rotary Centre for the Arts. (Facebook)

PROX:IMITY RE:MIX to showcase Kelowna’s LGBTQ2+ youth in dance performance

The project is the culmination of a two-week creation process led by Vancouver company MACHiNENOiSY

Prox:imity Re:mix will take place on Friday, July 19 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, July 20 at 2:00 pm at the Mary Irwin Theatre in the Rotary Centre for the Arts. (Facebook)
On Saturday night the band of Kelowna-natives played its first show in Kelowna since beginning CIVILIANA in Vancouver in 2015. (CIVILIANA-Facebook)

Kelowna-raised band CIVILIANA comes home to raucous crowd

The band of Kelownians got its start in Vancouver in 2015

On Saturday night the band of Kelowna-natives played its first show in Kelowna since beginning CIVILIANA in Vancouver in 2015. (CIVILIANA-Facebook)
Snotty Nose Rez Kids to challenge stereotypes at Kelowna show

Snotty Nose Rez Kids to challenge stereotypes at Kelowna show

Kelowna organizations collaborate to bring Juno-award nominated hip-hop duo for UBCO intensive

Snotty Nose Rez Kids to challenge stereotypes at Kelowna show
Toronto-based prog-metal band Centuries of Decay are slated to play Kelowna on Saturday. (Centuries of Decay)

From Wacken to Kelowna: Centuries of Decay embark on cross-country tour

Toronto-based band to bring heavy, prog metal to Muninn’s Post

Toronto-based prog-metal band Centuries of Decay are slated to play Kelowna on Saturday. (Centuries of Decay)
Ficticitious Portraits by artist Vikki Drummond to be featured at ARTE funktional-Ashpa Naira Studio. (Contributed)

Vernon Art Studio reopens with featured Kelowna artist

The Summer exhibition features “Ficticitious Portraits” by artist Vikki Drummond

Ficticitious Portraits by artist Vikki Drummond to be featured at ARTE funktional-Ashpa Naira Studio. (Contributed)
Vernon artist featured at Kelowna exhibit

Vernon artist featured at Kelowna exhibit

Mariel Belanger one of three female indigenous artists

Vernon artist featured at Kelowna exhibit
RCMP are currently investigating the scene. (file photo)
RCMP are currently investigating the scene. (file photo)
‘The Color Rose’ is a thriller staring seven high school friends who embody each of the deadly sins. They realize there is something odd happening in their religious town after their friend goes missing. (Supplied)

Kelowna-born director Courtney Paige wraps film after 4-week shoot

‘The Color Rose’ showcases local hot spots and talent

‘The Color Rose’ is a thriller staring seven high school friends who embody each of the deadly sins. They realize there is something odd happening in their religious town after their friend goes missing. (Supplied)
Cambridge House strata council says no room for retail

Cambridge House strata council says no room for retail

Kelowna councillors approve a zoning bylaw change, plan to probe lack of parking at condo complex

Cambridge House strata council says no room for retail
Blossom Turner’s book was releasend on May 1 and already has five-star reviews.

Okanagan author gains popularity

The book, released on May 1, already has five-star reviews

  • May 14, 2019
Blossom Turner’s book was releasend on May 1 and already has five-star reviews.
The Musaic Vocal Ensemble is bringing its cross-cultural Scottish and Canadian show “From Here to There” to Penticton, Summerland and Kelowna. (Western News file photo)

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Musaic Vocal Ensemble’s “From Here to There”

The choral show brings together the music of Canada and Scotland

  • May 10, 2019
The Musaic Vocal Ensemble is bringing its cross-cultural Scottish and Canadian show “From Here to There” to Penticton, Summerland and Kelowna. (Western News file photo)
Comedian Bruce McCulloch of Kids in the Hall fame will perform a one-man show at Creekside Theatre on Nov. 9. Tickets go on sale on May 10. (Submitted photo)

Former Kids in the Hall actor to entertain Lake Country

Tickets for the Kids in the Hall star’s Creekside Theatre performance go on sale May 10

Comedian Bruce McCulloch of Kids in the Hall fame will perform a one-man show at Creekside Theatre on Nov. 9. Tickets go on sale on May 10. (Submitted photo)
The Royals, an all-girl teen band from Kelowna, is the second competitor in the teen band contest hosted by BC Fresh Talent Quest. The winning band will have a chance to perform live in front of the crowd at Penticton’s Peach Festival, which draws thousands of visitors to the city each year. (Photo from pixabay)
The Royals, an all-girl teen band from Kelowna, is the second competitor in the teen band contest hosted by BC Fresh Talent Quest. The winning band will have a chance to perform live in front of the crowd at Penticton’s Peach Festival, which draws thousands of visitors to the city each year. (Photo from pixabay)
‘Cutthroat’ sport of wine tasting happening now in the Okanagan

‘Cutthroat’ sport of wine tasting happening now in the Okanagan

BC Tasting Games are underway with competitions in three Okanagan communities.

‘Cutthroat’ sport of wine tasting happening now in the Okanagan
Lara St. John will be guest violist for the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra performances this weekend throughout the valley. (Submitted Photo)

Okangan Symphony guest to set stage on fire

Canadian superstar violinist Lara St. John performs in Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon

Lara St. John will be guest violist for the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra performances this weekend throughout the valley. (Submitted Photo)
Island author brings inspiration to Okanagan

Island author brings inspiration to Okanagan

Caetani Cultural Centre hosts writer in residence

Island author brings inspiration to Okanagan