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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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Grizzli Gallery: Pride Exhibition

Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

On September 23 from 5:00pm-7:00pm, join us for the official launch of our Pride installment and get an exclusive preview of the exhibition before it opens to the public, meet-and-greet...

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Grizzli Gallery: Pride Exhibition

Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Live Music with Sean Bray & Loni Moger

Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for Live music with Niki Martinus. Table is available no earlier than 4:45pm - Pizza Truck & Wine by the bottle are available. (No outside food or beverage...

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Live Music with Sean Bray & Loni Moger

Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Much Ado About Nothing

Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come Kalala Organic Estate Winery for “Much Ado About Nothing“, William Shakespeare’s romantic comedy. We are so excited to have Crossing Creek Community Theatre (CCCT) at our picnic area. This outdoor play will...

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Much Ado About Nothing

Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 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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Happy Thursday all! What a gorgeous day we had and the weekend is around the corner. Who else is hoping to see some more amazing fall sunrises this month?⁠ .⁠ 📷: @dahul - thank you for sharing...
Do you have kids who have gone away to school or are in school each day? Maybe the house feels a little empty now and you have some extra time on your hands. ⁠⁠ .⁠⁠ September is...
Everyone likes a little lake time! Did you know that your fur babies can enjoy the lake at our off-leash dog beach? Find this beach along the Gellatly Bay Waterfront. ⁠ .⁠ Click the link in our...
Morning paddle on the lake. 🙌⁠ 📍 Gellatly Bay Waterfront⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #explorebc #sup #paddleboarding #sunrise #okanaganlife #getoutside #lakelife #lifeisgood #beautifulbritishcolumbia ⁠ #thegreatoutdoors #liveoutdoors #outdoorlife #exploremore #adventure...
We never get tired of a view from Mt Boucherie! 😍 We love seeing hiking photos from @markantturi - he always has some great captures from our trails. 🥾⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷: @markantturi⁠ ⁠ #visitwestside #westkleowna #explorebc #hikemore #natureisamazing ...
The weather forecast is calling for mainly sunny skies, so that means our patios are going to see some action! 🙌🏼 Hit up your favourite restaurant, winery or brewery this weekend for some bites and...
We love wildlife photos. What a great capture this is! 🦅⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷: @merlynguildersonphotography - thank you for sharing with us!⁠ ⁠ #Westkelowna #okanaganlife #natureisgood #natureisbeautiful #explorebc #wildlifebc #birds #eagle #eaglet #wildlife #wildlifephotography #naturelovers #visitwestside #getoutside #slowdownseemore #explorecanada #imagesofcanada...
Are you wondering what is happening on the Westside? Check out our Fresh Sheet! On tap this week are live music events, markets, yoga and don’t forget to stop by one of the picnic areas...

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