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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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Comedy Night with Lisa Baker

Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Part of the Comedy Nights @ The Broken Hearts Club collection Cocktails, wine, beer, cider, and non-alc beverages are available for purchase. Doors open at 6:00pm and the Comedy Show will kick-off...

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Comedy Night with Lisa Baker

Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Holiday Wreath Class

Nov 27 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of creativity, wine, and holiday spirit this Sunday at 11:30am!🎄 All supplies are included in the price along with complimentary nibbles and a glass of white,...

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Holiday Wreath Class

Nov 27 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Christmas Charcuterie Wreath Class

Nov 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us at The Gallery Winery, Sunday November 27th at 3pm for a special Christmas wreath charcuterie. What’s Included: This will be a special Christmas-themed charcuterie class. Tickets include a platter,...

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Christmas Charcuterie Wreath Class

Nov 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 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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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...
Lest we forget....
Are you ready for it? Winter has arrived! . . #visitwestside #westkelowna #explorebc #thompsonokanagan #wintervibes #winterwonderland #winterishere #okanaganlife #getoutside #getoutsideandplay...
Tasty eats from some of our Westside eateries! Get some inspiration for your weekend culinary adventures.⁠ ⁠ Photo #1 @modestbutcher⁠ Photo #2 @19okanagan⁠ Photo #3 @ilmercatosocialkitchen⁠ Photo #4 @kojowestside⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #visitwestside #westkelowna #ylwfoodies #foodies #westsideeateries #eateries #goodeats #thompsonokanagan #explorebc #culinaryadventures #yummy #foodlover...
We truly appreciate the beauty of fall. ☺️⁠ .⁠ .⁠ 📸: Vineyards along the @WestsideWineTrail⁠ 📸: Gellatly Nut Farm Regional Park by @westkwanderer⁠ 📸: Off the Grid winery by @besteverguide⁠ 📸: Rose Valley Regional Park by @adventurewithkayli⁠ .⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #westkelowna #visitwestside #fallcolours #getoutside #explorebc...

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