TGIF: Concerts and events listings for the South Okanagan

TGIF: Concerts and events listings for the South Okanagan


Oct. 10 — Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band come to the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Oct. 16 — A pair of friends from Puerta Vallarta who go by Katmandu will be performing at the Dream Café, with support from Canadian musician Jenny Allen. Katmandu features a lively blend of Indian raga/rock, Latin jazz and blues. There’s no cover charge.

Oct. 24 — After taking home four awards from the 2015 Maple Blues Awards, one-man band Steve Hill will be sharing his music at the Dream Café. Tickets cost $26 and can be purchased by calling 250-490-9012.

Oct. 29 — Locarno will be at the Dream Café to share their blend of Mexican folk, Cuban son and latin Soul for $30. To reserve tickets call 250-490-9012.

Oct. 31 — Harmonica and guitar duo Dave Sinclair and Keith Bennett will be playing a mix of blues, gypsy jazz and pop at the Dream Café. Tickets are $22 and can be ordered by calling 250-409-9012.

Nov. 13 — Western Canadian blues and roots music artist Ken Hamm has an international reputation, and he’ll be performing at the Dream Café for $18. Tickets can be reserved by calling 250-490-9012.


Oct. 9 — Okanagan Pop-Up Gallery invites you to come meet the two artists currently featured at Perseus Winery: Libby Parsons and Ingrid Winkler. The artists will paint on-site from 2 until 5:30 pm. The exhibition of their paintings that are currently hanging on-site will continue until Oct. 31.

Oct. 9-10Cropped, B.C.’s largest wine tasting and farmers’ market, comes to Penticton. The event features over 80 wineries, a real farmers market and an educational pinot bar. Tickets are available at the SOEC Valley First Box Office, Wine Country Visitor Centre or by phone at 1-877-763-2849.

Oct. 24-25 — The sixth annual Penticton Oktoberfest takes place at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre. Tickets cost $35 and include one beverage. Tickets can be purchased at the Valley First Box Office and the Wine Country Visitor Centre. Must be at least 19 to attend.


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