TGIF: Concerts and Events in the South Okanagan

The Penticton Western News Brings you the best events and concerts coming up in Penticton and the South Okanagan.

  • Feb. 5, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Concerts

Feb. 5-7 — Masterworks Ensemble Early Music concert featuring Tracy Fehr (soprano), Elizabeth Lupton (violin), Dennis Nordlund (piano), Olivia Walsh (cello) and Bob Park (guitar). Early music from the Renaissance to early classical at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in Summerland on Feb. 5, Concordia Lutheran Church in Penticton on Feb. 6 and Oliver Lutheran Centre on Feb. 7. Tickets are $25 and $15 for students under 18. Tickets are available at the Penticton and District Arts Council (220 Manor Park Ave.) or at the door.

Feb. 6 — George Canyon performs at The Mule Nightclub on his Jekyll and Nothing to Hide tour. Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketweb.ca.

Feb. 10 — Critically acclaimed guitar player Jeff Lang is performing at the Dream Cafe.

Feb. 11 — Bonnie Killroe at Osoyoos Community Theatre. Tickets are $23 in advance or $25 at the door.

Feb. 12 — Stephen Fearing reaches hearts and minds through his exquisitely wrought lyrics and music at the Dream Café.

Events

Feb. 5 — Intimate Dream Collective is a body positive group art show and sale celebrating the physical form, expressions of love and passion. Opening night at 7 p.m features performances by Boundless Belly Dance, Paris, Richard Knox and DJ Tenacious T. Misha Mikail a.k.a “Madam M” will be reading from her trilogy Little Sex Books. This event is a fundraiser for the Penticton & District Community Arts Council.

Feb. 5 — Fantastic local musicians show their talents on Medici’s’ stage every second Friday. New musicians always welcome 522 Fairview Rd. in  Oliver.

Feb. 7 — Pen High is holding a dry grad fundraiser at the Barley Mill Brew Pub. Fun starts at 3 p.m. Tickets are $15 and include veggie or beef burger and salad bar, door prizes, silent auction, football toss and football squares. Tickets available at The Barley Mill and Pen High accounting office, as well as grad parents.

Feb. 14 — Support local schools at the SS Sicamous with a chocolate fountain, wine and dancing to the music of DJ Shakes. Tickets are $10 and enter you in a raffle for two tickets anywhere WestJet flies. Pick up your tickets at Minute Man Printing 130-564 Main St. or contact Terisa at 250-488-0025 or terisa@livealiveandfree.com.

Feb. 2-25 — Oliver Sagebrushers Art Group, with approximately 50 members of different mediums and techniques, are guest artists at the Front Street Gallery. on Feb. 6 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. is the vernissage opening. The gallery will be open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the show dates. Artist opening event is on Feb. 6 from noon to 3 p.m.

 

Feb. 4 to 27 — Many Hats Theatre Company presents Baggage by Sam Bobrick. Shows are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets at the Wine Country Visitor Centre or reserve by phone at 250-276-2170.