TGIF concerts and events in the South Okanagan

Listings of upcoming concerts and events in Penticton and the South Okanagan.


June 29 — Lent Fraser Wall trio will be performing at the Cobblestone Wine Bar and Restaurant at the Naramata Heritage Inn and Spa.

June 29 — Country singer-wongwriter Sam Baker at the Dream Café. Tickets are $20.

June 29 — World music from Ezra at Voodoo’s.

June 29 to July 1 — Paul Gibbons on the Barking Parrot patio from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

June 30 — Zombie Cabaret with Big Bubba Tres at The Elite. Show starts at 8 p.m.

June 30 — Rock ’n’ roll sax by Johnny Ferreira at the Dream Café.

July 1 — Avicii with special guest Cazzette at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton.

July 1 — Canada Day at the Penticton Lakeside Resort with Joe’s Garage playing on Okanagan Lake from the Barking Parrot, fireworks at 10 p.m. over Okanagan Lake, Boardwalk BBQ from noon to 11 p.m. on the Lakeside walkway

July 5 — Disgraceland presents Victoria’s rockers Lust Boys back once again to Voodoos with special guests Kelowna’s hard rockin’ Dracula Black and Penticton cover band Dyslexica.

July 6 — Penticton Concert Band at Gyro Park at 7 p.m. for the opening night of Downtown Penticton Association Sunshine Cabaret.

July 6 — Good Omens Coffee house in Summerland present an evening of acoustic music with the Darylectones. Tickets are $10. Doors open at 6 p.m.

July 7 — Daniel Moir and Mark Irving at The Elite.

July 7 — Sharpknives and Mac Pontiac at Voodoo’s.

July 12 — Light classics for a summer evening 7 p.m. at St. Michael’s Cathedral Church featuring Rosemary Thomson, Calvin Dyck, Joel Stobbe, Elizabeth Lupton and John Suderman. Tickets are $12/$6 at the door.

July 17 and 18 — Sesame Street Live Elmo Makes Music at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

July 27 to 29 — Rock The Peach music festival in Penticton at King’s Park. Festival lineup headliners include Collective Soul, Sam Roberts Band, Glass Tiger, Ronnie Dunn, War, Three Dog Night, Walk Off The Earth and more.

Aug. 4 — Blake Shelton at the South Okanagan Events Centre with special guest Marlee Scott.


July 1 — Grist Mill Gang players perform a skit  at the Grist Mill and Gardens at 1 p.m.. Free admission. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 1 — Celebrate Canada Day in Penticton at Gyro Park starting with pancake breakfast at 8 a.m. Vendors and entertainment throughout the day.

July 1 — Art In The Vines on the Naramata Bench at Township 7 winery. Over 20 local artisans display their unique wares in support of Penticton Academy of Music Society. Musical performances from the society run from noon to 4 p.m.

July 2 to Aug. 31 — Artists of the South Okanagan Similkameen present Indulgence, a group exhibition of paintings at the Shatford Centre. Opening reception July 6 from 7 to 9 p.m.

July 5 to July 28 — Many Hats Theatre Company presents Spreading It Around at the Cannery Stage. Shows are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. with a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. For more information please visit them at

July 7 — Penticton Art Gallery 35th annual Fundraising Auction at Okanagan College.