Happenings in and around

Boyd Auto Body Fathers Day Show & Shine Car show
June 20th
Location: Downtown Kelowna
Bernard Ave, Leon Ave, Queensway & Water St

Peach City Beach Cruise 2010
Date: Jun 25 - Jun 27, 2010
Time: 9am to 11pm 250-487-2303 866-889-2288
Contact: www.peachcitybeachcruise.com
Venue: Lakeshore Drive
Cost: various
This year will include Car viewing and a Memorabilia Auction to be held on Friday evening, and a Collector Car Auction, starting at 12:30pm on Saturday, courtesy of TheElectricGarage.com. View over 800 of the finest antique cars and take part in many activities for the whole family, there will be live music, vendors and much more.

Penticton Pacific N.W. Elvis Fest - 9th Annual
Date: Jun 25 - Jun 27, 2010
Time: 250-493-4055 800-663-5052
Contact: www.pentictonelvisfestival.com
Venue: various info@pentictonelvisfestival.com
2010 is our 9th Anniversary, and we will have Tribute Artists plus some headliners, appearing at different venues, from Okanagan Park on Lakeshore Drive beside the Lakeside Resort, to the Convention Centre. There will be everything from pancake breakfast, food & refreshment vendors and a fabulous gospel show Sunday morning.

Canada Day Celebrations
Date: Jul 1, 2010
Time: 9am to 11pm 250-492-7717
Contact: Laurel Burnham
Venue: Gyro Park laburnham@shaw.ca
Cost: Free

Okanagan School of the Arts Summer Classes 50th Session
Date: Jul 4, 2010, Jul 7 - Jul 11, 2010, Jul 14 - Jul 15, 2010 - More Dates
Time: 9am 250-493-0390
Contact: Ms. Samarpan Faasse www.osarts.com
Venue: Leir House info@osarts.com
Cost: Various prices
Classes for all stages and ages. Creativity Camp, Art Studio, Spontaneous Art, Rags To Rugs, Creative Process For Teens, Printmaking and Papercraft For Tweens, Digital Photography, Spirit of Movement & Creativity, Travel Journalling. Bursaries available, please inquire. For information and to register, call the office 250-493-0390, or visit the course listings on our website http://www.osarts.com/courses/index.php.

"Lavender Discovery Days"
Jul 10th
The focus will be on the harvest of lavender and culinary uses of this wonderful plant. Enjoy an outdoor dinner in the lavender.
Location: Okanagan Lavender Herb Farm, 4380 Takla Road
W: www.okanaganlavender.com
P: (250) 764-7795

Beach Blanket Film Festival 2009 - 17th Annual
Date: Jul 16 - Jul 18, 2010
Time: 10pm or dusk 490 7886
Contact: Nikos www.beachblanketfilmfest.ca
Venue: Okanagan Lake mail@beachblanketfilmfest.ca
Cost: $10 or $25
Okanagan Lake hosts Canada's only outdoor floating screen film festival with top Canadian Filmmakers screening their creations. Tix are $10 for an evening pass, $25 for the weekend or $35 for a one-evening family pass (2 adults and 2 children). Tix available only online and at the gate. Read more here.

Penticton Rotary Fishing Derby 2010
Date: (To Be Determined)
Time: N/A
Venue: Okanagan Lakes
Cost: N/A
NO FISHING LICENCE REQUIRED THIS WEEKEND. There is no restriction in what lake you catch your fish within a 100kms of Penticton. You can fish in Skaha Lake, Osprey Lake, Chain Lake or any other in the area. There will be hidden weight prizes as well as lots of other prizes including 1st, 2nd, 3rd money prizes. Food and refreshment garden.

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