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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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Yin for Winter Sports

Jan 20 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

In this special (virtual & in studio) workshop Crystal will guide you into a deeper understanding of muscular and skeletal tension and restrictions that are common in Winter Sports enthusiasts...

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Yin for Winter Sports

Jan 20 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

West Kelowna Warriors vs Wenatchee

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

Warriors vs Wenatchee | Jan 22 | 7:00 pm The West Kelowna Warriors will be playing at Royal LePage Place with reduce capacity for fans. In accordance with the Provincial Health...

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West Kelowna Warriors vs Wenatchee

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

Complimentary Icewine Tours

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

Back by popular demand! In celebration of icewine month, we're offering our community complimentary behind-the-scenes tours of our icewine production every Saturday and Sunday. See the icewine-making process up close on...

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Complimentary Icewine Tours

Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 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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Winter Treks - wandering around Bear Creek Provincial Park. ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷: @westkwanderer - thank you for sharing your adventures with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ ⁠ #VisitWestside #westkelowna #westkelownabc #westkelownalife #winter #winterhues #winterhike #winterhiking #getoutside #justdoit #explorebc #pnwonderland #beautifulbritishcolumbia...
Chasing frozen waterfalls at Bear Creek and Fintry Provincial Parks. ❄️ Not many of us are as adventurous as @laurenv.brooks! Thank you for sharing this with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #chasingwaterfalls #winteradventures #frozenwaterfall #winterwonderland #getoutside #okanaganlife #canadianwinter...
Who played some pond hockey over the holidays? How lucky are we to live in a community where we can skate outside on a lake?!? ⛸️⁠ ⁠ ⁠ 📷: @westkwanderer - thank you for sharing!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #frozenpond #pondhockey...
“White lips, pale face, breathing in snowflakes.” – Ed Sheeran. Who is ready for some more snow? Don't put those shovels away as more snow is on the way! If you are out shoveling or...
Stay warm out there West Kelowna! What have you been up to over the winter break? . . #westkelowna #visitwestside #thompsonokanagan #chillyweather #wintertime #pnwlife #beautifulbritishcolumbia #pnwbc #explorebc #okanaganlife #getoutside #outdooradventures...
There is still time to get out and see the holiday lights! Grab a hot chocolate and take a self-guided tour of our sparkling city. See the link in our bio for some suggestions...
May your holidays be full of warmth and cheer. 🎄⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #WestKelowna #VisitWestside #thompsonokanagan #explorebc #pnwonderland #okanaganvalley #merrychristmas #happyholidays...
Are you ready for the Twinkle Tour winners? Add these addresses onto your self-guided tour! Repost @westkelownacity You brought the lights and holiday displays Westside! We had another great turnout for our second annual Twinkle Tour. The...

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