TGIF: Listings of events for Penticton and the South Okanagan

Upcoming events, concerts, art showings, live theatre and more in Penticton and the South Okanagan.

  • Thu Sep 26th, 2013 9:00am
  • Life

CONCERTS

Sept. 27 — Acapella-folk-hop-mountain trio The Dambassadors at the Wild Scallion. $10 at the door.

Sept. 28 — Rann Berry One Hit Wonders performing at the Cleland Theatre at 7:30pm. Tickets are $29 available at the Penticton Community Centre.

Oct. 4 — Traditional roots and blues performer Erin Ross at the Dream Café. Tickets $5.

Oct. 5 — An evening of women and song with Noosa and Aidan Mayes & Mandy Cole at The Elite. Show starts at 8 p.m.

Oct. 10 — Carolyn Mark with Jack Grace and Declan O’Donovan at The Elite at 8 p.m.

Oct. 11 — Birds of Chicago at the Dream Café. Tickets $20.

Oct. 11 — New Orford String Quartet as part of the Penticton Community Concerts series at the Cleland Theatre.

Oct. 14 — Wiz Bryant Wild Places Sacred Spaces at the Cleland Community Theatre. Tickets $45 or $60 with VIP wine reception.

Oct. 15 — Six-time Juno Award winner Colin James performs at the Cleland Theatre. Tickets are $45 and it is an all-ages event. To purchase tickets contact the box office at 250-490-2426 or purchase at the Penticton Community Centre reception.

Oct. 18 — Gary Comeau & the Voodoo Allstars bring hot and spicy New Orleans rocking roots and blues to the Dream Café. Tickets $24.

Oct. 19 — Okanagan Symphony at the Cleland Theatre. Series tickets available at Tourism Penticton.

Oct. 22 — Loretta Lynn presents her 50th anniversary tour at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Tickets at www.ValleyFirstTix.com, at the SOEC box office or the wine info centre.

Oct. 27 — The Contenders, Valdy and Gary Fjellgaard in concert for their 13th annual tour through the Okanagan/Interior. The duo will be playing at Centre Stage Theatre in Summerland at 7:30 p.m. Tickets at Martin’s Flowers or The Dragon’s Den.

Nov. 1 — Class of 59 – The Early Years of Rock and Roll at the Cleland Theatre. Show is at 8 p.m. and tickets are available at the Penticton Community Centre.

Nov. 3 — Children’s Showcase presents the North Shore Celtic Ensemble at the Cleland Theatre at 2 p.m.

Nov. 22 — Matthew Good with special guests Gentlemen Husbands at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.

Events

Sept. 5 to 28 — Many Hats Theatre Company presents Norm Foster’s Skin Flick. Shows are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $22 for adults and $19 for students/seniors at the visitor’s centre or reserve by phone 250-276-2170.

Sept. 27 — The Great Grape Lake Stomp at the Penticton Lakeside Resort. Tickets are $25 plus tax and include pig roast and hip of beef buffet, glass of wine, Live DJ and entry to private beach party, local celebrity judges, grand prizes, music and more.

Sept. 28 — Third annual A Taste For the Arts fundraising campaign for the Shatford Centre, Okanagan School of the Arts Learning Kitchen. Savoury culinary delights from local restuarants, auction items, entertainment and art exhibition on display. Event begins at the Shatford Centre at 6 p.m. Tickets are $50.

Sept. 29 — Naramata Centre welcomes the exhibit of nationally acclaimed fabric artist Martha Cole – All Beings Confluence. Free event at 2 p.m. with a collection of 175 pieces.

Oct. 9 — Le Cheap, C’est Chic Clothing Company fall fashion show with partial proceeds from sales to benefit the South Okanagan Victim Assistance Society. Show starts at 7 p.m. at the Barking Parrot. Free entry.