TGIF listing of concerts and events in and around Penticton

Concerts and events listings for the upcoming weeks in Penticton and the South Okanagan.

Concerts

July 6 — Uncorked will be performing at the Cobblestone Wine Bar and Restaurant at the Naramata Heritage Inn and Spa.

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

July 6 — Multiple Juno award winner Bill Bourne at the Dream Café. Opening is Darren Johnson.

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

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

July 11 and 12 — One of Canada’s best songwriters/performers Murray McLauchlan at the Dream Café.

July 10 — Light classics for a summer evening 7 p.m. at Shatford Centre featuring Rosemary Thomson, Calvin Dyck, Joel Stobbe, Elizabeth Lupton and John Suderman. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children.

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

July 26 to 29 — Chamber music along Okanagan Lake with Masterworks Ensemble. Summerland, Trout Creek, Penticton and Naramata Bench. Tickets are $30 and include glass of wine. Phone 250-494-1042.

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.

Events

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 www.manyhatstheatre.com.

July 6 — Movies in the park in Memorial Park in downtown Summerland. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs showing around 8:30 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets. Snacks and beverages on sale in support of Summerland Merchant’s Committee.

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

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