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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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Comedy - Damonde Tschritter @ Wings

Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Train Wreck Comedy continues its Club Comedy Series at Wings West Kelowna on Thursday, September 29 with Train Wreck Comedy favourite and regular on the Snowed in Comedy Tour, Damonde...

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Comedy - Damonde Tschritter @ Wings

Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Happy Hour @ Grizzli | Double Sharp Duet

Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Happy Hour at Grizzli Winery with Double Sharp Duet When Friday comes, the Okanagan relaxes! And there’s no better way to spend it than inside our estate wine lounge and art...

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Happy Hour @ Grizzli | Double Sharp Duet

Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Jon-Rae and the Fletchers @ The Broken Hearts Club

Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Little Table Wine Release Show with Winemaker & Singer-Songwriter Jon-Rae Fletcher. About this event Join us in celebration of the launch party for Little Table Wines. Purchase a booth for you...

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Jon-Rae and the Fletchers @ The Broken Hearts Club

Sep 30 @ 8:00 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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🍂Welcome the coziness of autumn with our list of fall events and activities.🍂⁠ ⁠ From trails, apple orchards, markets and sips, to learning about the history of the syilx/Okanagan people, discover something new this fall. Start planning...
We highly recommend taking an evening walk at the Gellatly waterfront. It’s a great place to catch a sunset and blue hour. . . . . #visitwestside #westkelowna #okanaganlife #explorebc #getoutside #lakelife #bluehourphotography #bluehour #beautifulbritishcolumbia #pnwonderland #pnwbc #wanderlust...
Summer Recap. . What was the favourite thing you did or saw this summer? . . #visitwestside #westkelowna #explorebc #thompsonokanagan #hiking #fruit #livemusic #winetouring #lakelife #beautifulbritishcolumbia #okanaganlife...
Will you be checking out our wineries and breweries this weekend? We have over 20 tasting rooms for you to explore!⁠ ⁠ 📷 @emilydharrison - thanks for sharing your adventures with us! ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #ExploreBC #thompsonokanagan #visitwestside #westkelowna #weekends...
Are you looking for an outing with your toddler? Hit the link in our bio to discover nine ideas for toddler-friendly fun in West Kelowna. ☺️⁠ ⁠ If you have any other suggestions, let us know! ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #VisitWestside...
How a-boat it? ⁠ ⁠ Do you love sailing, kayaking, canoeing, seadooing, or motor boating when out on the lake?⁠ .⁠ 📍 Gellatly Bay, West Kelowna, BC⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #Lakelife #sailing #WestKelowna #VisitWestside #okanaganlake #summervibes #explorebc #explorecanada #beautifulbritishcolumbia...
The best view comes after the hardest climb. ⛰️ ⁠ 📍 Pincushion Mountain in Peachland, BC ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📷️; @1colinmiranda⁠ .⁠ #summertime #summervibes #summer #Summerdays #okanaganlifestyle #okanagan #okanaganlake #beautifuldestinations #beautifulbc #goodlife #lakeokanagan #lake #visitwestside...
It is the last Music in the Park of the season! Take in the sounds of jazz, pop, folk, and rock this Friday when the JS Garcia Band and Neville Bowman hit the stage. ⁠ ⁠ 📍...

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