Penticton
2018 Festivals & Events

 

 

JANUARY

13th - 14th ~ Okanagan Valley Throwdown CrossFit Competition
SOEC (South Okanagan Events Centre)

Jan. 27 - Feb. 4 ~ Scotties Tournament of Hearts

FEBRUARY

24th: One World Multicultural Celebration
Lakeside Resort

MARCH

3rd - 4th: CHBA South Okanagan Home &
Reno Show-Pent. Trade & Conv. Centre

6th - 7th: Okanagan Concert Band Festival
- Various locations

10th: Healthy Living Fair - Penticton Trade &
Convention Centre

2nd - April 24th: Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival
- various locations

24th: The Elevator Race - Ascend 6000' from
Penticton to Apex Mountain Resort

APRIL

13th - 14th: Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale - Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

20th - 22nd: BC Interior RV Show - South Okanagan Events Centre

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street
Saturday’s 8:30am - 1:00pm April 23 - October 29

MAY

3th - 13th: Okanagan Spring Wine Festival
Various venues in the Valley

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street
Saturday’s 8:30am - 1:00pm April 23 - October 29

12th: Bare Bones Duathlon

13th: Blossom 10 Miler Run

17th - 21st: Annual Meadowlark Festival
Penticton & Surrounding Area

20st: Peach City RunFest Half Marathon & 10K
South Main St. & Eastside Rd.

JUNE

2nd: KVS Pub Penticton Beer Run
- KVR Trail from Naramata Road to Penticton

11th - 17th: Penticton Regional Bridge Tournament - Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

22nd - 24th: Peach City Beach Cruise - View over 600 of the finest antique cars

21st - 24th: Penticton Pacific Northwest Elvis Festival - Various Locations

June 29th - July 1: Ribfest - Okanagan Lake Park

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street; Saturday’s 8:30am - 1:00pm

JULY

1st: CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS - Gyro Park

7th: Penticton Scottish Festival - King's Park

8th: GranFondo Axel Merckx Okanagan - Penticton and South Okanagan

July - August: Okanagan Hockey School - Memorial Arena

July-August: Okanagan School of the Arts - Various Locations

14th: Re/Max Junior Triathlon - Okanagan Lake

15th: Peach Classic Triathlon - Okanagan Lake

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street; Saturday’s 8:30am - 1:00pm

AUGUST

4th - 6th: Ultra520K Canada Triathlon

4th: Rotary Wheels Car Show - Rotary Park

6th: BC Day Family Fun Zone - Gyro Park

8th - 12th: Annual Penticton Peach Festival - Various locations in Penticton

8th - 11th: Penticton Square Dance Festival - Seniors Drop-in Centre
For more information call 250-493-4248

11th: Peach Festival Grand Parade - Downtown Main Street & along Lakeshore

12th: Skaha Lake Ultra Swim
11.8 km open water swim Penticton to Okanagan Falls

17th - 19th: Super League Triathlon

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street; Saturday’s 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

SEPTEMBER

7th - 9th: Pentastic Hot Jazz Festival - Various locations in Penticton

8th - 9th: Penticton Dragon Boat Festival - Skaha Lake

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street; Saturday’s 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

OCTOBER

Sept. 27th - Oct. 7th: Okanagan Fall Wine Festival
Various locations throughout valley

20th: Penticton Oktoberfest - Penticton Lakeside Resort

27th - 28th: 2nd Annual Penticton Wellness Fair - Sat 10am - 5pm and Sun 10 am-4 pm
Penticton Community Centre Gymnasium - 325 Power Street
FREE Admission, Prizes and Welcome Bags. Over 70 Exhibitors from the Health and Wellness industry.

31st: - Nightmare on Front Street - CANCELLED for this year due to active construction
in and around event site.
Costume Parade & Halloween Party Front St. & Backstreet Blvd.
Event will return for 2019

Farmer’s Market - 100 Block Main Street; Saturday’s 8:30am - 1:00pm

NOVEMBER

3rd - 4th: - The Okanagan Makers Annual Christmas Craft
and Sustainable Living Show

- Penticton Trade & Conv. Cent.

3rd: - Rotary Scotch Tasting - 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Penticton Golf Club

22nd: Tree Lighting Festival - 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
300 Main St., Penticton

30th: Annual Summerland Festival of Lights

TBA: The Radec 7th Annual Santa Rec Run/Walk kids fun run, 5 km & 10 km
Starts and Finishes at Hoodoo Adventures, 131 Ellis St.

DECEMBER

1st: Santa Claus Parade - 4:00 p.m.
Downtown Penticton, Main Street & Front Street


For more events and information contact:
Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre
888 Westminster Ave. W., Penticton, BC
250-276-2170 or Toll Free: 1-800-663-5052
www.visitpenticton.com

Peach parade