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Discover the 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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Drag Bingo

Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

LET THE DRAG GAMES BEGIN! The extremely popular Drag Bingo is coming to West Kelowna. We are bringing this extremely popular Drag Bingo night at Lakesider Brewing! Join us on Thursday,...

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Drag Bingo

Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Happy Hour @ Grizzli - Poppa Dawg

Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

When Friday comes, the Okanagan relaxes! Start your weekend inside our wine lounge, sipping wine & listening to live music. Join us every Friday from 3 pm to closing for Happy...

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Happy Hour @ Grizzli - Poppa Dawg

Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Femme Fatale @ The Broken Hearts Club

Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get up close and personal with Kelowna's longest running burlesque and dance group. Femme Fatale is Kelowna's longest-standing burlesque and dance group, celebrating their 10th anniversary this year they cannot wait...

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Femme Fatale @ The Broken Hearts Club

Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 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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Ready for some Family Day fun? There is a whole lot going on this weekend, including several FREE events on February 19.⁠ ⁠ 📣 FREE Family Day events at the Sncewips Heritage Museum, Jim Lind Arena, Mar...
Evening Sunsets. 😍⁠ ⁠ 📍Mt Boucherie⁠ ⁠ 📷️: @sarcath.photography - thanks for sharing this capture with us!⁠ ⁠ #WestKelowna #ExploreBc #SunnyDays #VisitWestside #ThompsonOkanagan #BeautifulBritishColumbia #pnwonderland #hikebc #Okanaganlife...
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and there’s still time to get ready for it! 💕⁠ Explore romantic weekend getaways, nature walks, sweet treats, and sip events as love fills the air in West Kelowna....
Are you ready for a weekend of chocolate indulgence? You don't want to miss the Sip With Your Sweetheart event! Come join the wineries of the @westsidewinetrail this Saturday and Sunday. It's going to be...
Snow in the hills. Winter decided to make another appearance today. ❄️ this is great news for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing! . . . #westkelowna #okanagan #winterwonderland #beautifulbritishcolumbia #explorebc #thompsonokanagan #visitwestside #pnwonderland #pnwbc #snowscene #okanaganvalley #ylw...
🎭️ Upcoming February Events: Live Theatre, Trivia Nights, Winery Events, an Art Gala and More! ⁠ ⁠ February is jam-packed with events! From live theatre and art galas to trivia nights, winery events, culinary classes, winter treks,...
Don't Miss Out on Dine Around - Available Until February 11th!⁠ ⁠ 🍽️Take advantage of Dine Around while it lasts. With eight different West Kelowna restaurants participating, there's no doubt that you'll find a tasty dish to...
If you're ever in the mood for some mouth-watering tacos, salsas, margaritas, burritos, tostadas and more, West Kelowna has got you covered! 🌮⁠ ⁠ Check out the link in our bio for more info!⁠ ⁠ Fun fact: Did you...

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