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Covert Farms Family Estate Easter Open House. wine tasting & charcuterie

Covert Farms Family Estate Easter Weekend Open House in Oliver

Covert Farms Family Estate has got something for everyone during their open house weekend on Saturday April 20th and Sunday April 21st, including wine tasting and charcuterie, on the hour complimentary farm tours, a special Easter egg hunt for the little ones, and live music from 1pm to 4pm featuring Wayne Llewellyn blending up a finely vinted performance of rock n’ roll, blues, pop, jazz, flamenco and Latin music….


Perseval and Young Cheese and Wine Pairing at Ricco Bambino.
Perseval and Young Cheese and Wine Pairing at Ricco Bambino.
Food and Drink

Perseval and Young’s Cheese and Wine Pairing at Ricco Bambino

Perseval and Young, new cheesemongers in the valley are holding their second ticketed event…

Sauvignon, Bubbles and Oysters at Black Hills Estate Winery.
Sauvignon, Bubbles and Oysters at Black Hills Estate Winery.
Food and Drink

Sauvignon, Bubbles and Oysters at Oliver’s Black Hills Estate Winery

Join Black Hills after hours as they team up with the Osoyoos Oyster Festival…

The Pack AD Return to Kelowna with Guests Live at Fernando's Pub.
The Pack AD Return to Kelowna with Guests Live at Fernando's Pub.
Music

The Pack AD Return to Kelowna with a Performance at Fernando’s Early May

Destruction and melody, acid wit and bruising vocals, this is the Pack A.D. Singer/guitarist…

BC Tasting Games Hosted by Master of Wine Rhys Pender.
BC Tasting Games Hosted by Master of Wine Rhys Pender.
Food and Drink

BC Tasting Games Hosted by Master of Wine Rhys Pender Begins this Tuesday

Hosted by Master of Wine Rhys Pender, the BC Tasting Games is a cut-throat,…

 

Editorials

OK Life

Frankie We Salute You! will be inspired by the healthy and fun food Brian and Christina Skinner make at home for friends and family with a plant-based focussed menu. Photo: Chef Brian Skinner Opening soon

The New District Market’s First Restaurant is Announced and it’s Pretty Great News

Late last spring, The Landmark Centre announced plans to open the new District Market…

Master planned neighbourhoods are all about affordability says the local development community. LEFT: This house in Upper Mission is priced at $2,500,000. The average price of master planned homes seems to be around $900,000 – way beyond what a regular BC family can afford. This house is from the “Terroir series” clearly referencing it’s strong sense of place lol. Maybe one day the hills will look like the image on the RIGHT: Late capitalism in full bloom (cover of Frederic Jameson’s book Postmodernism). 2.5 is a joke

OPINION: Dear Council, Stick With the Vision the Public Chose, and Suits Your Growth Goals – Scenario 3

We took part in Imagine Kelowna, walked through an engaging choose-your-own-adventure version of all…

Martin's Lane hospitality section is comprised of two floors accessible by a freestanding spiral staircase. More on that below. Photo: Hello Kelowna Alchemy in action

Martin’s Lane Winery – A Sensory Experience You Won’t Soon Forget

Martin’s Lane Winery in Kelowna is certainly an ambitious endeavour. You may have heard…

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…

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