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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 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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Park Play Day: Springer Park

May 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Get ready for a summer of outdoor fun with Park Play Day! Every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 – 11:30 am, the Recreation and Culture Department offers a free,...

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Park Play Day: Springer Park

May 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Happy Hour @ Grizzli: Anna Jacyszyn & Loni Moger

May 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

When Friday comes, the Okanagan relaxes! Join your friends for Happy Hour in the wine lounge. Featuring rotating local musicians, beverage specials, appetizers and vineyard views. Walk-ins welcome or reserve your...

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Happy Hour @ Grizzli: Anna Jacyszyn & Loni Moger

May 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Paint your Bestie Paint Night

May 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

"Paint Your Bestie” Paint Night at The Gallery Winery on Friday, May 24 from 7-9 pm! Bring a friend/spouse/family member and spend the evening painting one another’s portraits. A final...

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Paint your Bestie Paint Night

May 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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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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...
Mother Nature you gave us a show last night! Wow! The stunning Northern Lights over Mt Boucherie and West Kelowna. . #northernlights #auroraborealis #nightsky #natureisbeautiful #westkelowna #okanaganvalley #beautifulbritishcolumbia #pnwonderland #pnwbc...
Celebrate Mom with love and creativity this Mother's Day. 💐⁠ ⁠ Many of our businesses are hosting Mother's Day events designed to celebrate love, creativity, and quality time. Whether you're looking for a fun and social...
May is heating up in West Kelowna with a little something for everyone! ⁠ ⁠ If you love the great outdoors, we've got you covered with some fantastic activities. Feeling artsy? Unleash your creativity with a workshop....
Night sky captures! 🌘⁠ ⁠ 📷 @sheexploresoffroad - thank you for sharing with us.⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #okanagan #okanaganmoon #okanagansky #westkelowna #moonlight #moonlightreels #nature #nightsky #okanaganlife #pnwbc...
Happy Earth Day! Today let’s celebrate the stunning landscapes and vibrant ecosystems that make West Kelowna such a beautiful place. Let’s commit to exploring responsibly and preserving our beautiful community for generations to come.⁠ ⁠ #earthday #sustainabletravel...
April 15 – 19, 2024 is Tourism Week.⁠ .⁠ 💡Did you know that there are over 16,900 tourism-related businesses in BC. In 2022, these businesses employed 154,366 people. Tourism is a key economic driver in BC, generating...
Kalamoir Regional Park is bursting with sunshine! Arrowleaf balsamroot flowers (smukʷaʔxn) are painting the hillsides yellow this spring. Don’t miss this display of colour as it only comes around once a year! Another great...

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