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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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Wench Wednesdays

Dec 07 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Personalized cheese pairings with Chef James Holmes and Perseval & Young Cheese, with cocktail and wine specials. About this event: Every second Wednesday in The Broken Hearts Club, a night inspired by...

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Wench Wednesdays

Dec 07 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Shakers Cocktail Lounge - Blue City Duo

Dec 07 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SHAKERS COCKTAIL LOUNGE at Urban Distilleries & Winery presents Live Jazz/Blues Wednesdays 7-9pm December Schedule Dec 7 - Blue City Duo (Tom Esson & Serge Ryga (Latin, jazz) Dec 14 - Andrew Smith (acoustic jazz) Dec...

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Shakers Cocktail Lounge - Blue City Duo

Dec 07 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

West Kelowna Warriors

Dec 07 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Check out some BCHL Junior A Hockey action! West Kelowna Warriors host Prince George at Royal LePage Place. Puck drops at 7 pm....

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West Kelowna Warriors

Dec 07 @ 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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A few magic moments from this past weekend. Did you attend any of the weekend events? There are more festive events coming up so be sure to check them out at www.visitwestside.com/events . . #westkelowna #visitwestside #okanagan #okanaganlife...
You are in for a sweet treat this Foodie Friday. 🍪 ‘Tis the season for cookies and baked goods and you can find these treats at our holiday markets or at the wineries during their...
Are you ready for the brightest event of the year? 🎄The annual Light Up takes place tomorrow (Friday) on Brown Road! The lights will be turned on at 6pm and a high-altitude fireworks show, subject...
Treat yo'elf to some holiday fun! 🎅🏼 We’ve put together a guide of fun holiday events taking place across the Greater Westside. From Light Up and fireworks to holiday markets and workshops, there is no...
Our theme is Mediterranean and Italian cuisine for this week’s #FoodieFriday. From patatas bravas and handmade pasta to cured meats, souvlaki and Greek salad, we have some great restaurants and specialty food places you should...
Happy Wine Wednesday! Today we raise a glass to the wineries of the @westsidewinetrail. . Did you know that on December 3rd they are hosting their annual Sip into the Season event? . Stop by participating wineries...
It is Foodie Friday and this week the pick is Japanese cuisine! 🍣⁠ ⁠ Fun fact: Did you know that the plastic grass that comes with your sushi is not just for décor? Originally real leaves were...
Did you know that cross-country skiing has been in the Olympics longer than alpine skiing? We have fantastic cross-skiing trails, only minutes from our town centre, that are calling your name! ❄️⁠ ⁠ Telemark Nordic Centre is...

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