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Local Kelowna Events

See What’s Happening During Your Stay

The tranquil lakefront setting and diverse amenities of The Cove Lakeside Resort certainly offer plenty of reasons to stick close to the resort. But if you want to sample a little Okanagan flavor, some of the most popular events in West Kelowna & Kelowna are taking place just moments away. Below you will find just a few of the most popular happenings on the local events calendar. When planning your visit to The Cove Lakeside Resort, our staff will be happy to offer additional recommendations and assist with arrangements. Check out the Visit Westside & Tourism Kelowna Events Calendars for more events happening in the area during your stay!

West Kelowna Warriors Games

Catch all the local BCHL Hockey Action at a West Kelowna Warriors Regular Season Game at Royal LePage Place.

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Sip with Your Sweetheart – A Wine & Chocolate Event

Smiling sweethearts and happy wine sippers love this popular event which is held the second weekend in February. The wineries of the Westside Wine Trail have expanded the event to two days and will be treating everyone to an afternoon of chocolate indulgence where their taste buds can savour decadent wine and chocolate pairings that have been carefully crafted and matched by local chefs, bakers and sommeliers. Open House Format.

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Sip with Your Senses – Wine & Garden Event

See. Swirl. Smell. Sip and explore the floral and herbal notes in our wines. The Westside Wine Trail is having a wine and garden party event on May 12th from noon – 5pm. 

Visitors will be able to enjoy complimentary tastings of the featured wine at each winery and in celebration of our garden party theme, the wineries will be giving away seeds to help you get a head start on your summer gardens. There will be a different seed at each winery, ranging from floral and herb to vegetable seeds. So bring out your garden dresses and floral shirts and spend a leisurely afternoon along our wine trail.

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Bottleneck Drive Grand Sommelier Express 2020

The only heritage steam train, wine and food tasting event in the Okanagan and British Columbia! 

Be transported to an era of old-world elegance, while enjoying breath-taking scenery aboard the heritage steam train. While onboard our collective of local vintners share (and pour) their passion for the art of winemaking.

Then step off the train at the Trestle to experience our local Cideries, Breweries and Distilleries before heading back to the Kettle Valley Rail Station on the train to enjoy a gourmet reception paired with local wines and live music.

Choose from 2 event times, the Afternoon Event starts at 1:00pm. The Evening Event starts at 5:00pm.

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