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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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Wine & Seafood Culinary Pairing & Jazz Experience

May 08 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us at the Grizzli Winery fireside for our enhanced wine and food pairing experience with Shucked Oyster Co's Raw Seafood Bar and Jazz background music. Enjoy the ambiance of our...

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Wine & Seafood Culinary Pairing & Jazz Experience

May 08 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 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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We always love a good capture of the views from Mt Boucherie!⁠ .⁠ 📷 @dahul - thanks for sharing with us!⁠ ⁠ #VisitWestside #Westkelowna #okanagan #sunrise #okanaganlake #hellobc #explorebc #britishcolumbia #okanaganlifestyle #beautifulbritishcolumbia #getoutstayout #liveyouradventure #thesweatlife #enjoycanada #tourcanada...
The blossoms are starting to pop and we know many of you love taking photos of them! A repost from last year on some kind reminders when looking to take spring blossom photos:⁠ 🌸You are on...
This warm sun has us excited for summer and lush vineyard views! Do you have a favourite vineyard view?⁠ .⁠ 📷: @alixmahe - thank you for sharing this capture with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #westkelowna #bcwine #visitwestside #explorebc #explorecanada #explorelocal #okanagan...
Many of our restaurants have patios and are still offering pickup and delivery services. For some of our restaurants, their patios will be opening up within the next day or so. Be sure to check...
A trek up Mount Boucherie. 🥾⁠ ⁠ Thanks for sharing your weekend adventures with us @tourismchris!⁠ .⁠ #exploreKelowna #mountboucherie #visitwestside #westkelowna #okanaganvalley #hiking #pnwonderland #kelownavibes #getoutside #explorelocal #hikebc #pnwbc #beautifulbritishcolumbia #natureisgood...
Another inspiring hiking photo! This photo captures views of the Rose Valley Reservoir, the bridge, and the City of Kelowna. ⁠ ⁠ 📷 @hikingtheokanagan - we love your hiking photos :)⁠ ⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #enjoycanada #neverstopexploring #explorelocal #getoutside #artofdestinations...
Our tasting rooms are open! Spring is a great time to visit the wineries as the tasting rooms are less crowded and the views are still spectacular. Some of the wineries require reservations, so please...
What a beautiful sunrise we had this morning! ⁠ ⁠ 📷: @takelowna - thank you for being an early bird and sharing your capture with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #morningsky #okanagan #okanaganlifestyle #okanaganvalley #westkelownaviews #beautifulbritishcolumbia #kelowna #kelownanow #explorelocal...

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