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TGIF: Penticton and South Okanagan events listings

Live theatre, concerts, events, art exhibits and more from around the South Okanagan

Jan. 11 — Timbre Wolves perform their acoustic show at Match Eatery and Public House from 8 to 11 p.m.

Jan. 12 — Justin Glibbery Quintet, featuring singer Yanti Rowland, performs at the Dream Café. Tickets are $30 for premium seats and $20 for the wings. Door opens at 6 p.m. Show is at 8 p.m.

Jan. 13 — Free music Sundays at the Cannery Brewing Co. (198 Ellis St.) with Dorian Goodwin. Performance is from 6 to 8 p.m. No cover.

Jan. 17 — Live local music at Time Winery featuring Niki Martinus from 7 to 9 p.m.

Jan. 17 — Jack Semple brings modern blues to the Dream Café. Tickets are $37 for premium seats and $27 for wings. Door opens at 6 p.m. and show is at 8 p.m.

Jan. 18 — Maple Blues award-winning Harpdog Brown’s new Uptown Blues Band at the Dream Café. Tickets are $40 for premium seats and $30 for the wings. Door opens at 6 p.m. and show is at 8 p.m.

Jan. 19 — Desert Valley Hospice Society presents Hootenanny for Hospice Dine n’ Dance from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Osoyoos Legion Hall featuring the Sunday Morning String Band. Chilli dinner, dancing and 50/50 draw, door prize, blackjack tournament, best costume prize and a photo booth. Tickets are $35 at www.desertvalleyhospice.org.

Jan. 19 — Comedians Taggart and Torrens on their Canadianity Tour, share a collection of showbiz tales from the road and relatable everyday anecdotes. Live at the Dream Café. Tickets are $32 for premium seats and $22 for the wings.

Jan. 20 — Free music Sundays at the Cannery Brewing Co. (198 Ellis St.) with Patrick Gilmour. Performance is from 6 to 8 p.m. No cover.

Jan. 24 — The Thursday Night Jazz Band is hosting a fundraiser for the South Okanagan Grandmothers for Africa at the Barking Parrot at the Penticton Lakeside Resort Hotel. Admission is $15. Event starts at 7:30 p.m.

EVENTS

Jan. 17 — The Kitchen Stove Film Festival presents Shoplifters — winner of the 2018 Palme D’Or award. Tickets are available at the Penticton Art Gallery, The Book Shop or at the doors of the Landmark 7 Cinema on screening night. Show is at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Jan. 19 — Live comedy at Craft Corner Kitchen with the Okanagan’s own Comedy on the Verge, featuring Tax McNally and headliner David Kopp. Tickets are $15 and show starts at 8 p.m.

Jan. 19 — The annual Robbie Burns Supper Fundraiser at the Penticton Lakeside Resort. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and supper begins at 6 p.m. Emily McDonald’s School of Highland Dance, Vale United Pipeband and the Naramata Scottish Country Dancers will be just some of the evening’s entertainment. Tickets are $40 each and can be purchased atMcPhail Kilt Makers in Penticton at the Cannery Trade Centre, located at 204-1475 Fairview Rd.

Jan. 23 to 26— Soundstage Productions presents Newsies: The Broadway Musical at the Penticton Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre east ballroom. Tickets are $45 (plus taxes and facility fees) at the front desk of the Lakeside. Shows are Jan. 23 to 26 at 7 p.m. Special matinee on Jan. 26 at 1 p.m.

Jan. 25 — Opening reception for three exhibitions at the Penticton Art Gallery — the annual En’owkin Centre exhibition, Mayabeekamneeboon (Blueberry Patch) by Dr. Jennifer Season and Melissa Shaginoff. Event is from 7 to 9 p.m. Artist talks take place on Jan. 26 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Jan. 25 — Robbie Burns night at the Firehall Brewery in Oliver. Bagpipes, poetry and haggis.

Jan. 26 — Thrash Wrestling presents the Tag Team Tournament at the Luso Canadian Multicultural Society at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15, or $50 for four, at Pentagon Boardshop and Castle Comics. $20 at the door.

Jan. 30 — Comedy at the Cannery Brewing Co. (198 Ellis St.). Join host Andrew Verge, featuring Andrew Crone and headliner Jamie Charest. Tickets are $15. Show is at 7 p.m.

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