Okanagan Fall Hunting & Outdoor Show | August 10 – 12, 2018

If you’re outdoorsy, this one’s for you! The inaugural Okanagan Fall Hunting & Outdoor show comes to Penticton this weekend starting Friday, August 10 to Sunday, August 12. Tickets are $10.00* for adults and $7.00* for youth (7 – 12 years old) or purchase a Family 4-Pack (2 adults/2 youth) for $25.00*. Tickets are available in person at the remote Valley First Box Office at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre which is open 30 minutes before doors each day. Tickets can also be purchased online at ValleyFirstTix.com. Show Hours: Friday, August 10 – 10:00AM to 6:00PM Saturday, August 11
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MMA Returns – July 21, 2018

MMA returns to Ballroom 2 THIS Saturday. It hasn’t been in Penticton since 2013. (That’s a long hiatus!) Diablo Nutrients is proud to present; Xcessive Force Fighting Championship – 18 “The Diablo Fight Series.” The series is exclusive to the Okanagan. See the best of the best in professional and amateur MMA. Doors open at 6PM. Fights start at 7PM. If you’re looking to purchase tickets, they’re available online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com and in-person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC). The Valley First Box Office is open 10AM to 5PM Monday to Friday. On Saturday, a remote Box
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17th Annual Penticton Elvis Festival – June 23 and 24, 2018

This weekend, dozens of Elvis tribute artists will be continuing the tradition of rock and roll excellence. In it’s 17th year, the annual event’s Tribute Show and Judged Finals are held in Ballroom 1. The building will be rocking and rolling, Saturday and Sunday. We hope to see you there, in your blue suede shoes. Concession and cash bars will be set up in the North Lobby. Saturday, June 23 Tribute Show 8PM Tickets are: $42.60, $53.80, and $42.60* (*plus applicable tax and service fees). Sunday, June 24 Judged Finals 2PM Tickets are: $31.40, $42.60, and $53.80* (*plus applicable tax
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The Penti-Con – June 9 and 10, 2018

Unleash your inner fan being THIS weekend at The Penti-Con. Bring the family and grab your friends for a weekend focused on fun and imagination. There’s over 70 exhibitors and vendors, plus programming that includes competitions (idol competition, lip sync battle, bake off), games (replay games, board games, virtual reality) and panel rooms with guests that include actors, creators and entertainers. There’s axe throwing, henna and so much more for you to experience and explore. See the full schedule here. Don’t delay! Purchase your tickets for The Penti-Con in advance online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com or in person at the Valley First Box Office (at
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Okanagan Makers Spring Market – April 21 and 22, 2018

Spring is in the air. Can you feel it?! Celebrate the season, and Earth by joining Okanagan Makers for their inaugural Spring Market on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22 (Earth Day!). The brand new show has over 135 vendors – selling jewellery and clothing, to natural body care products, food, house and home accessories, and lots more. Admission is $5, cash only, at the door. Children under 12 are free of charge. Okanagan Makers Spring Market Hours: Saturday, April 21: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Sunday, April 22: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Just wait, Okanagan Makers has
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Okanagan Fest of Ale – April 13 and 14, 2018

We’re less than two weeks away from the 23rd Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale. The annual event kicks of the spring season of sunshine, and satisfying sips! This year, there’ll be 65 craft brewers and 5000+ craft brew enthusiasts at one of the largest and longest running beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest. Sip on a selection of over 175 quality crafted beers, ciders and cask ales in the unique indoor/outdoor venue. Enjoy great food, live entertainment and more! Single day tickets are $29* and 2-day passes are $49* (*Tickets are good for single admission on the day(s) noted only.
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Brett Kissel “We Were That Song Tour” – March 16, 2018

Brett Kissel returns to Penticton on Friday, March 16, 2018 with his “We Were That Song Tour.” The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards’ reigning Male Artist of the Year is on his three-month Canadian tour that began in January. Don’t miss out on his Penticton show! Presented by New Country 100.7, tickets for Brett Kissel’s “We Were That Song Tour” in Penticton are on sale. Tickets to Brett Kissel’s “We Were That Song Tour” are $41.00* general admission** and can be purchased at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC), via phone 1.877.SOEC.TIX, or online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com. If
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CHBA South Okanagan Home and Reno Show – March 3 and 4, 2018

Planning an upcoming renovation, project or looking for inspiration? We’ve got you. We’ve got you! The 23rd Annual Home and Reno Show, produced by the Canadian Home Builders’ Association South Okanagan, returns to Penticton. 2018’s show is sponsored by Parker’s Dodge, Ram, Chrysler, Jeep. There will be over 130 displays featuring home building, decorating, and renovating products. It’s the BIGGEST and best show in the Okanagan, with over over 28,000 sq. ft. filled with exhibitors. Show Hours: Saturday, March 3 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Sunday, March 4 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Admission is $4, at the
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The HeartStop Lounge and Scotties Tournament of Hearts | Jan 27 – Feb 4, 2018

It’s almost time! The Scotties Tournament of Hearts officially kicks off Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC). While the sporting action takes place next door at the attached SOEC, we’re party central! The HeartStop Lounge, located in Ballroom 2, runs Saturday, January 27 to Saturday, February 3. It’s open at 11AM daily, and the party continues until LATE! Please note: On Sunday, February 4, the party won’t go as late. As the the curling party headquarters, we’re the place to be AND admission is free. Minors are welcome until 7PM. Join us for some social time, and have
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Rancho Vignola: Penticton Harvest Sale November 17-18, 2017

It’ll be nuts at the convention centre on Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18 at the 5th Annual Rancho Vignola: Penticton Harvest Sale. Rancho Vignola will be returning to Salon C, with a fresh crop of dried fruit and nuts. At the two day harvest sale, you can choose from a large selection of ingredients for Christmas baking and filling your pantry with organic and fair trade nuts, dried fruits and products. Products are available in 1lb (455 g), 2lb (910 g), 5lb (2.275), and full case sizes. Don’t forget, admission is free and it’s “try before you buy.”
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