Concerts and events in Penticton

TGIF concerts and events listings for Penticton and the South Okanagan this week.

  • Jun. 21, 2012 9:00 a.m.

Concerts

June 22 — Sax Among Friends will be performing at the Cobblestone Wine Bar and Restaurant at the Naramata Heritage Inn and Spa.

June 22 — Elvis tribute artist Adam Fitzpatrick is the feature entertainer at the Copper Mug.

June 23 — DJ Sak Noel with special guests at the Mule. Tickets are $20.

June 23 — Busking Day at the Downtown Penticton Market. Performers displaying their talent downtown while taking donations for an orphanage in Tanzania.

June 23 — Margaritaville fundraiser for the B.C. Children’s Hospital at Best Damn Sports Bar. Door prizes, food, drinks and live music by Rumrunners. Tickets $25 and doors open at 5:30 p.m.

June 23 and 24 — Gord McLaren on the Barking Parrot patio from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

June 24 — Tinhorn Creek Vineyards is hosting a concert featuring Vancouver-based roots/alternative rock band Matinee to benefit South Okanagan Secondary to help rebuild the school that burned down in 2011. Tickets are $30 and concert is at 3 p.m.

June 28 — Oliver Swain’s Big Machine rolls into the Elite. This folk music trio hit the stage at 8 p.m.

June 29 — Country singer-songwriter Sam Baker at the Dream Café.

July 1 — Celebrate Canada Day with one of the hottest DJs Avicii with guest Cazzette at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Events

June 22 — YGO Fine Art Gallery grand opening from 6 to 9 p.m. Wine, tapas and live music by Anna Jacyszyn, Bernie Addington and Stu Goldberg.

Until June 23 — Summerland Arts Centre features photographic oil prints by Frantisek Strouhal and experiences in Japan by Endrene Shepherd.

June 22 to 24 — Penticton Peach City Beach Cruise featuring Friday evening parade, entertainment includes Aaron Halliday as Alan Jackson, Daryl Weyman as Johnny Cash, Jeff Bodner with Appaloosa and more in Gyro and Lakawana Parks all weekend.

June 22 to 24 — Penticton Pacific Northwest Elvis Festival. Opening ceremony on Friday at 6 p.m. in Okanagan Lake Park. Competition begins Saturday 9 a.m. at the park and then Gino Monopoli with the Ultimate Elvis show band at 8 p.m. at the Trade and Convention Centre. Sunday gospel music showcase at 9 a.m. at Okanagan Lake Park and 2 p.m. competition finals at the trade and convention centre.

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