Kelowna Community Events 2014

With Christmas and New Years over, it is time to bust out of the winter blues and get out in Kelowna for some upcoming family events! Here is what is happening in your community for the months of January thru to March.

 

Kelowna Art Gallery- Family Sunday's- Jan 5 to 26th

Through hands-on activities, helpful instructions, and age-appropriate information and questions, Family Sundays opens up the world of art and artists for children and adults by providing opportunities to engage, discover, and create.

 

Parkinson Recreation Centre- Indoor Farmer's market- Jan thru Mar

Saturdays from 9am to 1pm. Come out and support local artisians! Jan 11, 18 and 25th. Feb 1, 15 and 22nd, Mar 1, 8, 22 and 29th

 

Bumbershoot Children's Theatre- Little Red Riding Hood- Jan 16 - 26th

 

Bridget and Stephen are on a sleepover at their grandmother’s house, but neither of them can sleep. So to pass the time, they decide to act out their favorite story with things found around the attic and clothes from the wardrobe. Soon what’s real and what’s imagined blur, and the children find themselves in the deep dark woods with a wolf tracking them down.

 

Parkinson Recreation Centre- Spring Latern Festival-  6pm- Saturday February 1st

Multicultural Lantern display, lantern riddles and games for children; Chinese New Year dinner; Stage performance; door prizes. Visit the website for more information and tickets.

 

Kelowna Community Theatre- OKM Grad Fashion Show- February 25th 7pm

 

A show performed by the grads for the enjoyment of parents and families.

 

This is the main fundraiser for all of the grad events to follow. It is a very entertaining evening where the Grad class has the opportunity to showcase their talents and humour. All students can volunteer to participate in either the Fashion Show segment or the Talent Show. There is typically a mixture of music, dance, and skits put together and performed by the students. Ticket sales have always been well worth the price of admission! The silent auction partners with us this evening and is always loaded with great items.

 

 

Kelowna Community Theatre- Family Feud Live!- Sat Mar 15th 8:30pm

 

Family Feud Live! is the hit audience participation stage show that gives contestants the opportunity to experience all of the same family drama from the vastly popular TV show, and even win as much as $10,000. Complete with big laughs and big money, contestants will have an opportunity to be grouped into their new stage show “family” and compete for cash and prizes in game play taken directly from the Emmy award-winning TV show.

 

Okanagan College - Devour- eat, drink & be social- March 1st

Marvel at the culinary expertise of the best chefs and mixologists . . .Indulge your palate with the finest food and libations . . .Socialize and unwind in the company of friends.

 

Social Magnet Productions and Urban Fare bring you Devour, an open tasting event for Kelowna’s foodies and socialites, featuring the Okanagan’s best chefs, mixologists, winemakers and purveyors of specialty food and drink.

 

 

 

“Take in the arts and culture, the heritage, the winter activities, the list goes on... and on... and on”

 

 

 

Dean