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Experience Kelowna’s Vibrant Weekend Events: Wine, Art, and Community Spirit.

Get ready to embark on an unforgettable weekend, full of amazing events in Kelowna, British Columbia, where the air is filled with excitement and adventure. From raising a toast at the Okanagan Spring Wine Festival to immersing yourself in the vibrant art scene at Grizzli Winery’s Art Launch, and showing your support at the lively Gutsy Walk fundraiser, this weekend promises a blend of fun, excitement, and a touch of elegance. Let’s dive into the details of these extraordinary events happening on June 3rd and 4th.


Event 1: Okanagan Spring Wine Festival

Date: June 3rd

Time: 12:00 PM onwards

Website: https://winterwinefest23.ca/

Calling all wine enthusiasts! Prepare to have your taste buds tantalized at the Okanagan Spring Wine Festival, presented by Valley First. This weekend, it’s time to Sip into Summer and embrace the beauty of BC wine country. Kick-start the festivities with the WINE Garden Party, held at the picturesque Cove Lakeside Resort in West Kelowna. Picture yourself sipping exquisite wines from renowned local wineries, all while enjoying the enchanting tunes of live music. Indulge in mouthwatering bites from two food stations that perfectly complement the wines. It’s an event where sophistication meets pure enjoyment—a wine lover’s dream come true!

Event 2: Art Launch at Grizzli Winery

Date: June 3rd

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Website: https://www.exploretock.com/grizzliwinery/event/414464/summer-art-launch-grizzli-art-gallery

Unleash your inner art connoisseur and step into a world of creativity at the Art Launch held at Grizzli Winery. Experience the grand unveiling of the stunning Summer art installment, ‘EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN,’ in their Art Gallery. As you explore the captivating artworks created by local artists from the Federation of Canadian Artists – Central Okanagan Chapter, let the melodies of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra Duo transport you into a realm of inspiration. Indulge in exquisite wine and charcuterie pairings as you mingle with the talented artists, discovering the stories behind their masterpieces. Be sure to participate in the lively silent auction, where you can bid on remarkable art pieces, with 100% of the proceeds supporting the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra. It’s an art extravaganza that promises to ignite your senses and leave you in awe.

Event 3: Gutsy Walk Fundraiser

Date: June 4th

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Website: https://www.tourismkelowna.com/event/kelowna-gutsy-walk-for-crohns-and-colitis-canada/31224/

Gear up for a morning of community spirit and make a difference at the Kelowna Gutsy Walk! Join forces with fellow supporters as you walk to raise funds for Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, the largest single-day fundraiser of its kind. Head to the lively Kelowna City Park and be part of this inspiring event. Feel the sense of togetherness as you walk side by side with individuals impacted by Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. By participating in this uplifting walk, you contribute to vital research and patient support programs, showing the world that nobody faces these conditions alone. Lace up your shoes, unleash your enthusiasm and be a part of this incredible journey towards a future free from Crohn’s and colitis.


So, grab your friends, unleash your excitement, and join in the celebration of wine, art, and community spirit. Kelowna is calling, and it’s time to make memories that will linger long after the weekend ends. Cheers to a remarkable weekend ahead!