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James and Jamesy return to the Okanagan

The comedic duo will be performing O Christmas Tea in Oliver, Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon

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The Orchard, a film produced and shot here in the Okanagan, has been getting rave reviews at indie film festivals around the world. This week, it is going to be available on a number of streaming services. Photo courtesy Mutant Films

Film shot in Penticton set to stream across North America

The Orchard is going to be streaming on all major platforms

The Orchard, a film produced and shot here in the Okanagan, has been getting rave reviews at indie film festivals around the world. This week, it is going to be available on a number of streaming services. Photo courtesy Mutant Films
Godsmack and Volbeat coming to Penticton

Godsmack and Volbeat coming to Penticton

Tour includes a stop at the South Okanagan Events Centre

Godsmack and Volbeat coming to Penticton
Image from JamesandJamesy.com

James and Jamesy return to the Okanagan

The comedic duo will be performing O Christmas Tea in Oliver, Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon

Image from JamesandJamesy.com
Heavy metal band Judas Priest plays Abbotsford Centre in June, with special guest Uriah Heep.

Judas Priest and Uriah Heep to play Kelowna show

Heavy metal legends announced for Sunday, June 16

  • Dec 3, 2018
Heavy metal band Judas Priest plays Abbotsford Centre in June, with special guest Uriah Heep.
Helen Wollf and Sue Gay, directors of the Oliver Handbell Ringers and Singers, pose at the group’s new venue, where they will be performing in mid-December. Submitted photo

Ringing in the holiday season

Oliver Handbell Ringers playing at a new venue for 2018

Helen Wollf and Sue Gay, directors of the Oliver Handbell Ringers and Singers, pose at the group’s new venue, where they will be performing in mid-December. Submitted photo
Hip Hop artist Justin Nerling (aka TassNata) has been granted $10,000 from Storyhive to create a music video for his latest song Feelings with Tona, which will feature Alberta and B.C. landscapes. (Video still)

Storyhive grant music to Vernon’s TassNata’s ears

Local hip hop artist awarded $10,000 to produce music video

Hip Hop artist Justin Nerling (aka TassNata) has been granted $10,000 from Storyhive to create a music video for his latest song Feelings with Tona, which will feature Alberta and B.C. landscapes. (Video still)
The Pink Floyd Experience.                                Photo courtesy of Todd Moffses/pinkfloydexperience.net

The Pink Floyd Experience coming to Penticton

Dark Side of the Moon and Greatest Hits to be played at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre

The Pink Floyd Experience.                                Photo courtesy of Todd Moffses/pinkfloydexperience.net
David T. Alexander, known for his large abstract landscaped-based canvases with some new works on wood, is one of the CORrE artists at Headbones Gallery. (Submitted Photo)

Headbones features core Okanagan artists

Vernon gallery celebrates artists from Penticton to Salmon Arm

David T. Alexander, known for his large abstract landscaped-based canvases with some new works on wood, is one of the CORrE artists at Headbones Gallery. (Submitted Photo)
Splash Mob-Protecting Our Freshwater, a film by Okanagan producer Brynne Morrice, has been released. (Submitted Photo)

Film focuses on Kal Lake threat

Filmmaker wanted to create a love letter to Kalamalka Lake

Splash Mob-Protecting Our Freshwater, a film by Okanagan producer Brynne Morrice, has been released. (Submitted Photo)
Charlie Ross has created a one-man, one-hour version of the series Stranger Things and Lord of the Rings that he is bringing to the Cleland Theatre.                                Submitted photo

Two seasons of Stranger Things, in an hour

Charlie Ross brings his One-Man Stranger Things and One-Man Lord of the Rings to Penticton

Charlie Ross has created a one-man, one-hour version of the series Stranger Things and Lord of the Rings that he is bringing to the Cleland Theatre.                                Submitted photo
Nitty Gritty performance an homage to classic country

Nitty Gritty performance an homage to classic country

The classic country band did their music justice at the SOEC

Nitty Gritty performance an homage to classic country
The stage will be full as the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra takes the stage with Verdi’s Requiem in Kelowna Nov. 9, Penticton Nov. 10 and Vernon Nov. 11. (OSO photo)

OSO honours Remembrance Day weekend with Requiem

Peforming in Kelowna Nov. 9, Penticton Nov. 10, Vernon Nov. 11

The stage will be full as the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra takes the stage with Verdi’s Requiem in Kelowna Nov. 9, Penticton Nov. 10 and Vernon Nov. 11. (OSO photo)
Band submissions are open until Nov. 1 for the 2019 Armstrong Metalfest. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
Band submissions are open until Nov. 1 for the 2019 Armstrong Metalfest. (Parker Crook/Morning Star)
The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents The Music of Harry Potter in Vernon Oct. 26, Penticton Oct. 27 and Kelowna Oct. 28. (Mark Brett/Western News)

Symphony casts orchestral spell with music of Harry Potter

Performance in Vernon Oct. 26, Penticton Oct. 27, Kelowna Oct. 28

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents The Music of Harry Potter in Vernon Oct. 26, Penticton Oct. 27 and Kelowna Oct. 28. (Mark Brett/Western News)
Children’s entertainer Fred Penner will perform at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver on Oct. 26                                Submitted photo

Iconic children’s performer, Fred Penner, takes the stage in Oliver

Fred Penner will perform at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver

Children’s entertainer Fred Penner will perform at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver on Oct. 26                                Submitted photo
Decked out in Bavarian gear was Hurts Wiseman (left) and Thea Schrank (right) at the 2017 Penticton Oktoberfest. The event will be held in a new venue this year at the Penticton Lakeside Resort conference centre on Oct. 20.                                Western News file photo

Prost, raise your glass for Penticton Oktoberfest

The Penticton Lakeside Resort is the new venue for the annual event

Decked out in Bavarian gear was Hurts Wiseman (left) and Thea Schrank (right) at the 2017 Penticton Oktoberfest. The event will be held in a new venue this year at the Penticton Lakeside Resort conference centre on Oct. 20.                                Western News file photo
Freestyle motocross riders bring death-defying tricks to SOEC

Freestyle motocross riders bring death-defying tricks to SOEC

Freestyle Motocross World Tour is coming to the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton

Freestyle motocross riders bring death-defying tricks to SOEC
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Weekend activities to take care of your FOMO

See what’s going on the region this weekend

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Tanya Tagaq will perform with the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra in Kelowna Oct, 13 and Vernon Oct. 14. (Katrin Braga Photography)

OSO steps into contemporary light with Tanya Tagaq

Performances in Kelowna Oct. 13, Vernon Oct. 14

Tanya Tagaq will perform with the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra in Kelowna Oct, 13 and Vernon Oct. 14. (Katrin Braga Photography)