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Toronto-bred, Los-Angeles-based quartet MAGIC! take over the Island Stage June 21st. tickets went on sale today

Spend the First Night of Summer with MAGIC! at the Island Stage in Waterfront Park

Last year concert promotor Rock District revived the Island Stage in Waterfront Park with one of best concerts of the year in the Okanagan featuring acts Bahamas and Yukon Blonde. This morning they announced their first show of 2019 with MAGIC! taking the stage to kick off the very first day of summer….


The Julian Taylor Band from Toronto take the stage at the Oliver winery, August 24th.
The Julian Taylor Band from Toronto take the stage at the Oliver winery, August 24th.
Music

The Lineup for the 2019 Tinhorn Creek Canadian Concert Series is Announced

Tinhorn Creek’s outdoor amphitheatre sits atop the winery’s hillside overlooking the renowned Golden Mile,…

"Me too" Founder, Tarana Burke Speaks at the Kelowna Community Theatre.
"Me too" Founder, Tarana Burke Speaks at the Kelowna Community Theatre.
Arts and Culture

“Me too” Founder, Tarana Burke to Speak at the Kelowna Community Theatre

The simple yet courageous “me too” movement has emerged as a rallying cry for…

Editors like Nicholas Thompson are pushing the discussion about making monopoly platforms like Facebook realize the responsibility it faces as a publisher. He is UBCO’s next Distinguished Speaker.
Editors like Nicholas Thompson are pushing the discussion about making monopoly platforms like Facebook realize the responsibility it faces as a publisher. He is UBCO’s next Distinguished Speaker.
Arts and Culture

UBCO’s Next Distinguished Speaker is Nicholas Thompson, Editor-in-chief of Wired

The story of how science and technology changes our lives is one of the…

Anthropocene, the third collaboration between award-winning photographer Edward Burtynsky and acclaimed filmmakers Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier screens Saturday night.
Anthropocene, the third collaboration between award-winning photographer Edward Burtynsky and acclaimed filmmakers Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier screens Saturday night.
Arts and Culture

Kelowna’s Free World Community Film Festival Returns End of February

Get ready for the 16th annual World Community Film Festival featuring over 30 new…

 

Editorials

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The 2019 Canadian Culinary Championships in Pictures

The Canadian culinary scene descended on Kelowna these past two days for The Canadian…

Copper Brewing is opening a 110 seat capacity microbrewery on Kirschner Road, one of 5 new brewers to come. Photo: Cory Ransom. @coryransom Brew News

Kelowna Hop City! These Are All the New Craft Breweries You’ll Be Drinking at in 2019

Just a couple of years ago, when only a few craft brewers were on…

The way to order a bowl at Pacific Poke is pretty simple. poke me

Vancouver’s Pacific Poke Ready to Open in Downtown Kelowna Later this Month

Poke (pronounced poh-keh) is a traditional Hawaiian dish, essentially a salad that combines raw…

The Agassiz Road supportive housing project, a modular, four-storey, 52-unit supportive housing complex on an empty lot at 2025 Agassiz Rd. is being opposed mightily by NIMBYism. Homes First

Neighbourhood Bullies? Not In My Back Yard. Our Letter in Favour of Agassiz Road Supportive Housing

Just a few months after Mayor Colin Basran strode back into office with a…

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