Local Entertainment

Okanagan film industry booming despite COVID-19

Productions booked into summer of 2021, with filming currently taking place in Kelowna, Peachland and Vernon

WATCH: Local band Yarrows rocks Main St. in downtown Penticton

Ambient artist Tahal opened for Yarrows at the band’s debut album launch party

Opening night lineup for online Roots & Blues festival released

The first night of the festival on Aug. 14 will be stacked with favourites from previous years

In photos: Penticton Speedway celebrates opening weekend

Despite having to turn away roughly 700 cars, organizers celebrating a successful weekend of racing

COVID-19 knocks out Armstrong MetalFest

Tickets can be refunded or honoured next year

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Swinging with the Stars- Team Jamela
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff shakes up Kelowna
Le Cirque De La Nuit in Kelowna
Seth Rogen teams up with Canopy Growth to launch cannabis brand Houseplant

WATCH: Vernon man shares baby goat videos to show beauty amid pandemic

‘There is such a desperate need for some reminders of purities in this world’

The show must go on at Venables Theatre in Oliver

Upcoming shows with less than 250 tickets sold will go forward this weekend

Alice Cooper postpones North American tour, Penticton show

COVID-19: Alice Cooper fans in Penticton will have to wait until the fall to see the glam rocker

Gallery: Brad Paisley and surprise guest rock Penticton

The country music star surprised the Okanagan town with an appearance by Brett Kissel

Tickets on sale for Chef Meets BC Grape Okanagan food and wine festival

The festival brings 40 wineries serving over 200 wines together with 12 local chefs

Westwold film in spotlight at Kamloops Festival

Psychological thriller Beyond the Woods was filmed in the rural community

The majesty of dance and illusion comes to life on stage

Celtic Illusion; the magic of dance performed at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Upcoming Bob Ross gathering in Penticton “largest in Canada”

On April 11, up to 200 people will be gathering in Penticton to paint happy little trees together

  • Mar 3, 2020

Roy Orbison tribute band, the Lonely, coming to Penticton

The group is back in the Okanagan by popular demand

  • Mar 1, 2020

Tickets available for the eighth Vertical & Vintage weekend

Hosted at the Apex Mountain Resort in partnership with the Naramata Bench Wineries Association

  • Feb 29, 2020

Penticton Vees lead series 2-0 after 4-1 win over the West Kelowna Warriors

The Vees put up four goals in the final period to win

  • Feb 28, 2020

Local vocal talents sought for Okanagan stage

Okangan Singer-Songwriter Competition auditions underway

Fifth annual TRUE Penticton tourism expo to showcase local activities and attractions

Over 50 businesses and event organizers will be at the Lakeside Resort on April 4.

  • Feb 28, 2020

Old Friends return to Okanagan Symphony stage

OSO marks 60th anniversary with Masterworks series in Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon