Archive of posts tagged "kelowna"

CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada Play On! 2011

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 — 10:35am PST
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CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada Play On!, the nation’s largest annual sports festival, announced its coast-to-coast line-up this week including a few of its stops in BC. Photo credit: kk+ on Flickr Hockey will take to the streets in Kelowna May 14 & 15 and June 11 & 12 Burnaby as they join 16 other […]

Thompson Okanagan Getaway Giveaway

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 — 10:20am PST
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Last month I sent John Biehler in my place on a tour of the Thompson Okanagan including stops in Kelowna and Kamloops. He enjoyed wine tastings, wilderness explorations, and choice craft beers from the region thanks to the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA). Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr Aside from tongue-tingling ales and delicious […]

Touring the Thompson Okanagan: Kelowna’s Hotel Eldorado

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 — 5:08pm PST
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The following photo essay was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for After a full day of travelling around Kelowna, we arrived at the Hotel Eldorado. After checking in, our group met for dinner and we were treated to a special menu from the hotel’s Executive Chef, Michael Lyons. We started with scallop […]

Touring the Thompson Okanagan: Wine – Quail’s Gate Winery & Tantalus Vineyards

Thursday, November 4th, 2010 — 10:21am PST
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The following was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for Last week John was a guest of the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) to experience the region and see what the area has to offer. Along with beer, we also visited a number of wineries on our Thompson Okanagan tour, for which this […]

Delta Grand Okanagan in Kelowna

Friday, October 29th, 2010 — 8:30am PST
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When John and I covered the Western Canadian Music Awards in Kelowna last weekend, we were guests of the Delta Grand Okanagan. The Grand is the largest conference centre and resort hotel in the Okanagan and was recently voted Best Resort/Hotel in the Okanagan by readers of the Georgia Straight in the 2010 “Best of […]

Western Canadian Music Awards 2010

Monday, October 25th, 2010 — 9:25am PST
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Last night the Western Canadian Music Awards were handed out at the Kelowna Community Theatre, wrapping up this year’s BreakOut West music festival and conference. The awards celebrate and recognize achievements in Canadian music for artists based between Manitoba and BC, including the Northwest Territories and the Yukon. The event went quickly with over twenty […]

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