TGIF: Penticton and South Okanagan concerts and events

Upcoming concerts and events in Penticton and the South Okanagan.


June 19 — The Dream Café presents Brisas del Palmar from Santiago de Cuba. Formed by brothers Lamoru in 1999 with Rosel Lamoru as arranger, composer and guitarist, the rich harmonies of Brisas del Palmar have been pleasing crowds in Santiago de Cuba since their inception.

June 19 — Karaoke night at Fibonacci Roastery and Café.

June 20 — Live music by Boom Chicken at the Barley Mill Brew Pub and Sports Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd.

June 21 — Open mic night at the Sweet Tooth Café in Summerland from 6 to 9 p.m.. Everyone is welcome to come out and participate or just sit back and enjoy the entertainment.

June 22 — Karaoke Dance party at Fibonacci Roastery and Café.

June 24 — Music at the Grist Mill: Vazzy, two talented musicians offering a warm, dynamic and engaging performance of traditional French-Canadian music, coming to the summer evening concert series at The Grist Mill and Gardens, 2691 Upper Bench Rd., Keremeos. Visit or call 250-499-2888 for more info.

June 25 — Live music jam with Boom Chicken every Thursday night at Fibonacci’s starting at 8 p.m.

June 25 – The Elite Restaurant presents Kamloops rockers Gleneagle with opener, Twin Towns.

June 26 – The Dream Cafe presents Harpdog Brown and The Travelin’ Blues Show, taking you back to the early 1950’s Chess sound of Chicago. No drums, just upright bass, low down guitar and greasy harp is what you get.


June 20, 21 — Oliver’s Dance Studio presents A Night at the Movies in Frank Venables Theatre at 6 p.m. on June 20, with a 2 p.m. matinee on June 21. Tickets $20 for adults and $10 for kids 12 and under, at the Dance Studio.

June 21 — Auditions for S.O. Amateur Players January, 2016 production of Noises Off by Michael Frayn will be held June 21 at 7 p.m. in the upstairs board room of the Osoyoos Art Gallery and on June 22 at 7 p.m. in Quail’s Nest Arts Centre, Airport St. No rehearsals planned for July or August. More info at or

June 26 to 28 — Penticton Pacific Northwest Elvis Festival. Competition starts June 27 in the park at 9 a.m. Headliner Donny Edwards that evening. Gospel and finals on June 28.