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TGIF: Upcoming concerts and events in the South Okanagan

Check out the listing of events, concerts, theatre and more that are happening in Penticton

Nov. 3 — The Young’uns are an English folk group who won the Radio 2 Folk Awards Best Group award in 2015 and 2016. They are performing traditional shanties and original music at the Dream Café. Tickets are $40 for premium seats and $30 for the wings.

Nov. 4 —The Contenders, Gary Fjellgaard and Valdy, on their 16th annual tour of the Okanagan with special guests Blu and Kelly Hopkins at Centre Stage Theatre in Summerland. Tickets at Martin’s Flowers, call 250-494-5432.

Related: Contenders to perform at Okanagan venues

Nov. 4 — Spoken-word poet Shane Koyczan is performing at the Cleland Theatre. Tickets are $35 including all taxes and surcharges at the Recreation Centre at 325 Power Street or by phone at 250-490-2426 ext. 5.

Related: Koyczan eager to be in front of hometown crowd

Nov. 5 — The Contenders, Valdy and Gary Fjellgaard, at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver at 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 9 — Bravura, comprised of three of the country’s leading men from musical theatre, jazz and opera will perform at the Osoyoos Commuity Theatre from 7 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $25.

Nov. 9 — Award-winning country vocalist Lisa Brokop at the Dream Café. Tickets are $45 for premium seats and $35 for wings.

Nov. 10 — Piano Caméléons, presented by the South Okanagan Concert Society, will be at the Frank Venables Theare in Oliver.

Nov. 10 — Canadian singer/songwriter Ridley Bent blends unique storytelling and various music genres to create a sound called hick-hop. He is performing at the Dream Café. Tickets are $41 for premium seats and $31 for the wings.

Nov. 16 —Jazz at Zia’s in Summerland featuring the Crawford and Crossley Quartet. Music is from 7 to 9 p.m. $10 cover charge.

Nov. 17 — Platinum selling country artist Dallas Smith performs at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Tickets available at the SOEC box office, over the phone at 1-877-763-2849 and online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com.

Nov. 17 — Eight time Juno Award nominee and winner Bill Bourne is performing at the Dream Café. Tickets are $39 for premium seating and $29 for wings.

Nov. 30 — Jerry Seinfeld will perform his signature stand-up routine at the South Okanagan Events Centre. For information on tickets visit www.ValleyFirstTix.com.


Nov. 2 to 4 — The South Okanagan Actor’s and Player’s Theatre presents Ken Ludwig’s The Game’s Afoot at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver. Tickets online at www.venablestheatre.ca. Shows at 7:30 p.m. and a 2 p.m. matinee on Nov. 4.

Nov. 11 — Exploring Encaustic is a two day workshop going over the basics of encaustic iron on handmade paper at the Leir House Cultural Centre. Suitable for all levels. All supplies provided. Fee is $150.

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