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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 Okanagan/syilx 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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Yoga & Wine | Move with Meghan

Jun 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Step out of your mind and into your body! Embark on a 60-minute yoga flow with Soulsta Yoga. This dynamic practice will guide you in connecting your breath and body, moving...

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Yoga & Wine | Move with Meghan

Jun 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Live Music: Nevaeh Dyson

Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Frind Winery for some Live Music, outside on our Patio Restaurant or Takeout Picnic Area! Frind Estate Winery is proud to work with local artists and bring entertainment to...

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Live Music: Nevaeh Dyson

Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Art of Magic & Illusion

Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for an evening of magic and mystery in the Broken Hearts Club Speakeasy with our resident magician Ryan Lackey. Ryan’s blend of astonishing mentalism, comedy and unbelievable illusions...

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The Art of Magic & Illusion

Jun 22 @ 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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Sunshine, fresh air and delicious food – it is patio season in #WestKelowna! ☀️⁠ ⁠ Click through these photos to see some spots for soaking up the sun and Okanagan vibes. ⁠ ⁠ ➡️ What's your favourite Westside patio?...
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Happy GoByBike Week! ⁠ ⁠ If you're travelling from or heading into Kelowna, don't forget to swing by the Westside Celebration Station on Thursday, June 6th. You can join in the fun, play games, and have the...
June is jam-packed with all kinds of events! 🌞 Join us for a month filled with music and cultural celebrations. ⁠ ⁠ 🎵🎪 From a Super Roller Disco and yoga at a winery to the kickoff of...
West Kelowna has a deep and fascinating blend of experiences. ⁠ ⁠ Go beyond the vine and discover beautiful scenery, vibrant art, lively music, trails and farm-to-table experiences. See why our community and the Westside Wine...
It is great to see the kayaks out on our picturesque lake! Where is your favourite Westside place to launch your kayak?⁠ ⁠ 📷️ @katiajesson - thank you for sharing with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #kayak #paddling #explorebc #westkelowna #visitwestside #okanaganlife...
Gear up for a fun long weekend in West Kelowna and the Westside! ☀️⁠ ⁠ Whether you are interested in heart-pumping activities, laid-back relaxation, or cultural immersion, our community offers something for every adventurer. ⁠ ⁠ Hit the link...

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west kelowna patios

It is Patio Season! Ranging from street-side to vineyard-side, here are some patios you need to check out this season. Below is a list of eateries and wineries that have patio options. We encourage you to check out their website or social...

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