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TGIF: Penticton and South Okanagan events listings

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


Sept. 28 — The House is A-Rockin band jam at Orchard House (157 Orchard Ave.) Bring your guitar, your sticks, your band and they have everything else. Or, join them for an afternoon of music and refreshments. The concert is from 1 to 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Host band is the Yard Katz.

Oct. 3 — Colin Fowlie brings his guitar-heavy blues-rock stomp to the Dream Café at 8 p.m. No cover for this show.

Oct. 5 — Canadian Superstars, a tribute to Michael Buble and Celine Dion, perform at the Cleland Theatre (325 Power St.). The show is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets available at the theatre or showtickets.ticketleap.com.

Oct. 5 — Dan Moxon, who was known for fronting the rock band Bend Sinister, is performing at the Dream Café. Tickets are $24 for premium seats and $14 for the wings.

Oct. 10 — Sons of the Pioneers perform at the Cleland Theatre (325 Power St.). The show is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets at www.sonsofthepioneers.org or the theatre.

Oct. 10 — Detroit’s Laura Rain and the Caesars transform funky soul and R&B into their unique vision. They perform at the Dream Café at 8 p.m. Tickets are $27 for premium seats and $17 for the wings.

Oct. 11 — Canada’s sweetheart Jill Barber is on tour with a special series of concerts composed of dedications from her fans to their loved ones. She performs at the Dream Café at 8 p.m. Tickets are $47 for premium seats and $37 for the wings.

Oct. 12 — Grammy elected, Blues Hall of Fame Australian artist Micheal Charles Band claim the stage with a guitar-driven journey through 36 years and 35 releases of original music at the Dream Café. Tickets are $22 for premium seats and $12 for the wings.

Oct. 13 — The Sojourners (Marcus Mosley, Will Sanders and Khari McClelland) bring their seriously spiritual sounds to the Dream Café. Show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $46 for premium seats and $36 for the wings.

Oct. 22 — Wares, a noisy, kind of dreamy pop-rock band and a musical project engineered by musician Cassia Hardy perform with local band The Flannel Contract at the Saint-Germain Café and Gallery. Suggested admission is $10. Music starts at 7 p.m.

Oct. 26 — Canadian rockers Sloan perform at the Cleland Theatre (325 Power St.) on their Navy Blues tour. The show is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets available by phone 1-855-985-5000 or online at Ticketmaster.ca.


Until Sept. 28 — Many Hats Theatre Co. presents Rapture, Blister, Burn. Shows will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m.

Until Oct. 2 — Jolene Mackie’s Otherworldly Dreamscapes will be on exhibit at the Bench 1775 Winery. Mackie is the winner of the Kelowna Art Battle and has work in private collections around the world. She is also a member of the Artist Collective at the Tumbleweed Gallery.

Sept. 27 to 29 — Arts Rising Festival/Culture Days 2019 with various locations and events around Penticton including Yanti sings the blues at Matheson & Grove Fine Art Gallery, collaborative painting with Lyse Deselliers at Tumbleweed Gallery, dance classes at Sparkle Dance Academy, Jump Into Writing with the Okanagan South Writers League at the Leir House and much more. Find more information at www.pentictonartscouncil.com.

Sept. 28 — The Comic Strippers, a male stripper parody and improv comedy show, returns to Penticton at the Cleland Community Theatre. Tickets are $39 (plus applicable service fees) and can be purchased at the community centre or call 1-800-838-3006.

Sept. 28 — Comedy night at the Dream Café with Patrick Maliha, the world record holder for most impressions in one minute. The show is at 8 p.m. Tickets are $53 for premium seats and $43 for the wings.

Oct. 3 to 7 — Naramata Arts Studio presents its 21st annual Fall Art Show at the Community Church in Naramata. Join the artists on Oct. 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. for their opening reception.

Oct. 11 — Foodie-focused block party featuring the restaurants of Main Street’s 500-block are headlining this event that will feature food, beverages, live music and more.

Oct. 16 — Lest We Forget – the history of the Canadian war artist program, a lecture at the Penticton Art Gallery given by director/curator Paul Crawford from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Admission by donation.

Oct. 24 — Kitchen Stove Film Series presents The Last Black Man in San Francisco, held at the Landmark Cinemas at 4 and 7 p.m. Series subscription is $38 for members and $44 for non-members of the Penticton Art Gallery. Single tickets are $13 in advance (at the Penticton Art Gallery) and $15 at the door.

Oct. 30 — Topics and Tea at the Penticton Art Gallery – the world through the eyes of a fashion stylist. Join the fun, funny and surprisingly practical, world of fashion styling with guest lecturer Geraldine Shockey. Admission by donation. The lecture is from 2 to 3 p.m.

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