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Discover Westside
Whether it’s for a week, a day, or a glass of wine, it’s time to explore the beauty of West Kelowna and Westbank First Nation!

Our Roots Run Deep

The Westside (as the locals like to call it) has always been appreciated for its quiet beaches, rolling hills of orchards, and fantastic outdoor activities. The people here are proud of their rich history in agriculture, of the feisty Fur Brigade Traders and of their relationship with the Syilx/Okanagan People. The small sleepy town that once was, has grown into a thriving independent city that has a ‘rural sophistication’ feel to it with vineyards, wineries, summer concerts, trails, agricultural pursuits, along with shops that offer the familiar comforts of home. Read more…

Top 10 Highlights

Swirl and sip your way along the Westside Wine Trail, bring out the geologist in yourself with some volcanic exploration, and Savour local flavours while you explore our Top 10 Highlights!

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Upcoming Events

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Pro D Skate Day

Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Come for a skate at Jim Lind Arena on your Pro D Day! Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm | $2 per person...

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Pro D Skate Day

Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Oktoberfest @ Lakesider

Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Lakesider Brewing Co is celebrating Okotberfest on Oct 23rd from 12pm-10pm. There will be German music, food, and beer! Lakesider will be featuring their German-style beers paired with German-style food creations from...

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Oktoberfest @ Lakesider

Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Spooktacular Spectral Haunted House

Oct 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Staff over the years have said that the museum is haunted. Did you know that it used to be the old police station? We wonder what stories it holds.... A spooktacular...

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Spooktacular Spectral Haunted House

Oct 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Maps

When you visit West Kelowna & Westbank, there’s lots to see and do; from our beautiful waterfront beaches and parks, to running and cycling routes, to hiking in the mountains.

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October hikes and evening skies. 😍⁠ ⁠ 📷 @westkwanderer - thank you for sharing your hiking adventures with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #WestKelowna #VisitWestside #slowdownseemore #getoutside #mountainlife #neverstopexploring #outsideisfree #seekthetrails #adventurealways #adventureinspired #greatnorthcollective #theoutbound #folkscenery #outdoortones #explorebc...
Checking out the views...⁠ .⁠ 📷 @markantturi - thank you for sharing this capture with us!⁠ •⁠ •⁠ •⁠ •⁠ #visitwestside #westkelowna #hikemore #natureisamazing #hikekelowna #hikingaddict #kelownahiking #bchiking #hikinglife #hikingadventure #hikinglove #explorebc #lovetravels #tourcanada #explorecanada #hikingadventures #hiking #canada_places #okanaganvalley...
A day on the golf course is a day well spent!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷: @twoeaglesgolf⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #WestKelowna #VisitWestside #GolfBC #golfcourse #sunset #okanagangolf #golfinbc #pnwonderland #explorebc #golfer #nature #golfokanagan #okanganviews #okanaganlife...
Where is the road taking you this weekend? Thanksgiving always brings up childhood memories of road trips, family gatherings, and lots of great food! We also always made sure to venture out as a group...
Happy Friday West Kelowna. Wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving long weekend! ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷 @nmbphoto - thanks for sharing this stunning capture with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #beautifulbritishcolumbia #sunset #sunsetphotography #okanaganlife #pnwonderland #slowdownseemore #adventureinspired #outdoortones⁠ ⁠...
From vine to wine, the 2021 harvest is underway!⁠⁠ ⁠⁠ Photo #1 @beaumontwinery ⁠⁠ Photos #2 @kalalawines⁠⁠ .⁠⁠ .⁠⁠ .⁠⁠ .⁠⁠ #visitwestside #westkelowna #vintage2021 #harvest #harvest2021 #vineyardlife #farmlife #okanaganvalley #vineyard #winecountry #sunset #beautifulbritishcolumbia #bcwine #westsidewinetrail @westsidewinetrail...
Reposted from• @indigenoustourismbc . Today is the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the first-ever national holiday to honour the Survivors of Canadian residential institutions and those who never made it home. It is a day...
Who can guess which trail this photo was taken from?⛰ It is a challenging trek and hikers are rewarded with some pretty outstanding views! We can spot Shannon Lake, Lake Okanagan, Westbank Centre, and Goat's...

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