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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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Paint Party at Kelly O'Bryans

Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Grab your pals (or come alone to get some space and get creative) and meet us at Kelly O'Bryan's in West Kelowna to paint this VINTAGE SANTA ~ never painted...

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Paint Party at Kelly O'Bryans

Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sip into the Season | Westside Wine Trail

Dec 01 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

This December, we invite you to discover the magic of winter along the Westside Wine Trail with the Sip into the Season Passport event! From December 1 to 15, 2021,...

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Sip into the Season | Westside Wine Trail

Dec 01 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Holiday Wreath Workshop

Dec 02 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

You know what makes every wreath awesome? Eucalyptus! Get in the Holiday spirit with one of our workshops of the season! Learn hands-on and create a gorgeous wreath with fresh PREMIUM...

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Holiday Wreath Workshop

Dec 02 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 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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What a great capture of a Northern Pygmy owl! Did you know that this tiny owl grows no more than 7 inches in size? ⁠ .⁠ 📷: @jamesajansen - thank you for sharing!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #birdwatching #birding #bcwildlife...
'The secret to a good morning is to watch the sunrise with an open heart.' - Anthony T. Hincks⁠ ⁠ 📍 Rose Valley⁠ ⁠ 📷 @markantturi - thank you for sharing this capture with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #hellomorning #sunrise #explorebc...
Some behind-the-scenes photos from this fall's harvest. ⁠ ⁠ Thanks @nathanielatakora for capturing this!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #explorebc #explorekelowna #vineyard #roséwine #okanagan #okanaganvalley #gewurztraminer...
Have a good night West Kelowna! 💙 . . #visitwestside #westkelowna #okanaganlife #explorebc #beautifulbritishcolumbia #pnwonderland #sunset #nightshot #nightscape #explorecanada...
What a beautiful community we live in 😍! This photo captures Shannon Lake Regional Park, Shannon Lake Golf Course, Mount Boucherie, and the vibrant fall colours. ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ Photo: @dahul⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #WestKelowna #VisitWestside #fallvibes #explorebc #pnwbc #lovewhereyoulive #okanganlife #okanaganlifestyle...
The weekend is here! Are you heading out to a quiet lake or looking to try a new restaurant? Where are your adventures taking you this weekend?⁠ ⁠ 📷 @ohcanadan - thank you for sharing this capture...
The vineyards are changing daily with a beautiful tapestry of colours 😍⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷: @kandacermm - thank you for sharing this with us!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside #WestKelowna #slowdownseemore #fallvibes #beautifulbritishcolumbia #explorebc #explorecanada #natureisgood #wanderlust #vineyards #vineyardviews⁠...
We never get tired of these views! It is pretty amazing what one can see from the trial of Mt Boucherie. We spy Mission Hill winery and Gellatly Bay.⁠ .⁠ 📷 @candacewestphoto - thank you for sharing...

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