Aug. 18 —Uncork the Sun at Oliver Community Park from 6 to 10 p.m. featuring live music from Jack and Jill. Tickets are $30 for adults, $15 for students and kids under 8 are free.
Aug. 18 to 20 — Ponderosa Arts and Music Festival in Rock Creek featuring headliners Five Alarm Funk, Wolf Parade, Austra,Bear Mountain, helicopter tours, river floating and more. Visit www.ponderosafestival.com for more.
Aug. 18 to 20 — Traditional Music Festival in Princeton. Jams. Events are held on several stages in the centre ofPrinceton and begin on Friday with a public street dance and an Irish Ceili band. For more information visit www.princetontraditional.org.
Aug. 20 — Live music Sundays at the Cannery Brewing Company featuring Tavis Weir from 6 to 8 p.m.
Aug. 19 — B.C. Pinot Noir Celebration brings together 34 of the province’s best Pinot Noir producers to celebrate the varietalat Linden Gardens in Kaleden. Tastings, keynote speaker, live music and a cocktail-style dinner from Canada’s top chefs. Formore information visit www.bcpinotnoir.ca
Aug. 19 — The Great Ogopogo Bathtub Race is a fundraiser for the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation. Alongwith a competitive bathtub races at Powell Beach in Summerland, there is a breakfast in the park, barbecue lunch, kid’sactivities, family sandsculpting and live music. Event runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.