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Center of Gravity Beach Festival 

July 8 - 10, 2016 

Center of Gravity is the Okanagan’s largest adrenaline-fueled sports & music festival. The festival is returning to the shores of Okanagan Lake and Kelowna’s City Park. The festivals will host some of the biggest names in EDM, such as Skrillex, Ice Cube, and Afrojack. The festival also invites visitors to enjoy Kelowna's sandy beaches and warm hospitality. 

Okanagan Wine Festivals

April 28th  - May 8th, September 29 - October 9th & January 14th - 24th. 

The Okanagan Wine Festivals are a celebration of the region's award-winning, internationally acclaimed wine. These leisurely festivals include three-course meals every evening, complimentary tastings and opportunities to play golf on the Okanagan's pristine courses. The festival promises to be a wonderful experience for all who love fabulous wine accompanied by great food, unique events hosted in a breathtaking setting. 

  Lets Go Wine Tours: Deluxe Tour

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To some wine tasting is an art form, while to others in can be just…tasty! No matter what kind of wine lover you are, or even if this is your first experience, you are sure to fall in love with the Okanagan Wine Country. The Deluxe Wine Tour is a three-hour experience taking you to one of the local wine routes, where...

  The Summerhill Experience Wine Tour

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

This is the Okanagan's premier wine experience! Fly with us from our base in West Kelowna around the extinct volcano of Mt Boucherie and over the stunning Lake Okanagan, before descending into the spectacular location of Summerhill Pyramid. Once at Summerhill you will be met by one of their friendly staff members who w...

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  Lets Go Wine Tours: Signature Tour

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On average the Okanagan gets 2000 hours of sunshine each year. What better way to spend a few of those hours than out exploring some of the beautiful Okanagan wineries. Come experience, not only the wine, but also the tranquil views overlooking the lakes and vineyards. The Signature Wine Tour is a scenic five-hour aft...

  Ogopogo Parasail Adventure

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

THE HIGHLIGHT OF YOUR SUMMER Fly Sky High! Fly sky high above Kelowna and Lake Okanagan with Ogopogo Parasail. Our custom built Transport Canada Approved Parasail winch boat can take you and your family out on Lake Okanagan for a view and a ride that is guaranteed to be the highlight of your summer. Up to ten participa...

  Okanagan Lake Dinner Cruises - Cruise only

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Come and truly experience Okanagan Lake on one of our popular dinner cruises, Sunday though Friday during the months of July and August. This two hour dinner cruise will tour you around City Park, under the William R. Bennett Bridge, around the south side of the bridge with views of spectacular homes and vineyards, and...

  Lets Go Wine Tours

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The Okanagan is a hidden gem, a stunning backdrop to the hundreds of wineries that pepper the valley. Let’s Go Wine Tours was created with one purpose in mind, to ensure visitors to Kelowna could experience the amazing beauty and fantastic wine the Okanagan wineries have to offer. Founded in Kelowna in 2010, Let’s G...

  Eldorado Parasail Adventure

Location: Hotel Eldorado Marina, 500 Cook Rd, Kelowna, BC V1W 3G9

THE HIGHLIGHT OF YOUR SUMMER Fly Sky High! Fly sky high above Kelowna and Lake Okanagan with Eldorado Parasail. Our custom built Transport Canada Approved Parasail winch boat can take you and your family out on Lake Okanagan for a view and a ride that is guaranteed to be the highlight of your summer. Up to ten particip...

  Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures - Okanagan Lake Tour

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

30 Minute Lake Tour TURN & BURN ON OKANAGAN LAKE One of a Kind! Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures is the first of its kind in the Okanagan Valley and the only high speed boat charter on Lake Okanagan. Our unique boat has been developed for fast take offs, high speeds and exciting maneuvers all for your thrill and entertainme...

  Kelowna`s Triple Crown Heli Wine Tour

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Join us for a day of spectacular helicopter wine touring. Your helicopter wine tour begins at our base in West Kelowna where we will fly out over Lake Okanagan, then the William R. Bennett floating bridge and downtown Kelowna; continuing on over the green expanse of orchards and vineyards before landing at Okanagan Vil...

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  Alpine Helicopters - Helicopter Sightseeing & Wine Tours

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Alpine Helicopters offers the most exceptional experiences in the heart of the Canadian Okanagan Valley. Our full service tourist facility is located at our West Kelowna Heli-port on the shores of the world famous Lake Okanagan, in the center of the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia. Our helicopter sightseeing tours ...

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  Myra Canyon Adventure Park

Location: 4429 June Springs Rd, Kelowna, BC

Welcome to Myra Canyon Adventure Park Family Outdoor Fun from 3y - 103y Ropes & Challenge Course overlooking Kelowna and the Okanagan 8 Course Lines - 74 Elements - Permanent Safety System - Incredible Views - Climb as long as you like Discover one of the biggest aerial tree top courses in Canada On the edge of the ...

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  Eldorado Parasail Add-ons

Location: Hotel Eldorado Marina, 500 Cook Rd, Kelowna, BC V1W 3G9

Add-on items to enhance your Eldorado Parasail experience! Bring a friend for the ride, only $20 per viewer on the boat! Want to capture the experience for later viewing? We offer a 30 photo sd card or 10 minute GoPro video to preserve your Parasail Adventure memories!

  Summerland Wine Tour (Bottleneck Drive)

Location: 11-140 Nickel Rd, Kelowna, B.C., V1X 4E6

Bottleneck Drive wine tour is one of our favourites. Outstanding hospitality and patios with awe inspiring views- that’s what you’ll find on our laid back Bottleneck Drive Wine Tour. This is our first timer’s favourite tour with more tastings and more experimenting. Hear the story that puts the ‘dirt’ in Dirty La...

  Taste Savour & Indulge

Location: #206 3317 30th Ave, Vernon BC V1T 2C9

Tastings at five wineries in Lake Country along Okanagan Lake and lunch on the patio of Gray Monk Winery...it is time to indulge yourself and enjoy the wines of the North Okanagan Enjoy a relaxing and scenic drive along the north bench to Lake Country where we stop for tasting at one of our newest wineries Intrigue Win...

  Okanagan Helicopter Picnic Tour Kelowna

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Alpine Helicopters offers the most exceptional experiences in the heart of the Canadian Okanagan Valley. Our full service tourist facility is located at our West Kelowna Heli-port on the shores of the world famous Lake Okanagan, in the center of the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia. Our helicopter sightseeing tours ...

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  Lakeshore – Fab 5 Wine Trail Tour

Location: 11-140 Nickel Rd, Kelowna, B.C., V1X 4E6

Travel along the lakeshore; through the oldest vineyards in BC, to the most visited Winery in BC. You will enjoy world acclaimed ‘Effervescents’, Rieslings, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot and signature blends. Fresh, crisp Okanagan aromatic whites; rose; light, medium and bold reds- We put the “Goo” in Gewurztramin...

  Too Much Fun Beer Wine & Spirits Tour

Location: 11-140 Nickel Rd, Kelowna, B.C., V1X 4E6

Visits to some of Kelowna’s historic and trendy wineries dating back to the 1930’s and as recent as 2011. Sip some renowned Okanagan Spirits- sure to set your soul on fire! Who says you can’t have it all? Try our stylish whites, palate pleasing reds then move on to wheat ale, honey lager, dark beer or crisp cider. L...

  Peachland to Rattlesnake Island

Location: 131 Ellis Street Penticton, BC. V2A 4L4

Enjoy a paddle across the lake from the quaint township of Peachland to explore the area referred to locally as "Ogopogo's lair." One of only two Okanagan islands, Rattlesnake Island has a unique history and still bares the remains of an unsuccessful theme park. You'll quickly understand why the local first nation peop...

  Oyama Zipline

Location: 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C9

Oyama Zipline Adventure Park offers four different attractions: Guided Zipline Course, Multi-Level Aerial Park, Young Childrens' Aerial Park and a bungy-like FreeFall Ride. We take the worry out of family adventures. Trained guides, park supervisors, ground school instruction, and state-of-the-art safety equipment is i...

  April/October Private Charter ($400/hr)

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Kelowna Cruises offers full catering services for your special event. We can personalize the menu to suit your taste buds and audience. Enjoy a magnificent variety of buffet or plated hors d’oeuvres, signature entrees, classic side dishes, and a decadent array of desserts. Kelowna Cruises also offers fine wines, bar c...

  Ogopogo Parasail Add-ons

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

Add-on items to enhance your Ogopogo Parasail experience! Bring a friend for the ride, only $20 per viewer on the boat! Want to capture the experience for later viewing? We offer a 30 photo sd card or 10 minute GoPro video to preserve your Parasail Adventure memories!

  Wedding Brunch Cruise Package

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Looking for a unique way to show your out-of-town guests the Okanagan? Or perhaps an extra chance to visit with your close family and friends after your big day? Kelowna Cruises offers an easy, care-free and gorgeous venue for your post-wedding gift opening and brunch! A two hour mid-morning lake cruise on Okanagan La...

  WildPlay Element Parks: Monkido Adventure Course

Location: 5983 Highway 33 Kelowna, V1P 1H8 BC

There are three self-paced Monkido experiences that involve climbing, zip-lining, jumping, and swinging through obstacle games! Guests navigate log ladders, cargo nets, rope swings, tightropes, swinging logs, wobbly bridges, and more aerial surprises that gradually become higher and more challenging. In Kelowna, the Mo...

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  Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures - Turn and Burn Tour

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

TURN & BURN ON OKANAGAN LAKE One of a Kind! Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures is the first of its kind in the Okanagan Valley and the only high speed boat charter on Lake Okanagan. Our unique boat has been developed for fast take offs, high speeds and exciting maneuvers all for your thrill and entertainment. The Tour! See D...

  Oyama Zipline: Little Monkey Play Park

Location: 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C9

What do Little Monkey's do for fun? Bring young children to the forest for unplugged play that fuels the imagination. Little Monkey Park, is a child and pre-teen adventure area providing a place to burn some energy and learn new skills. There are netted bridges and rides. You can supervise the play area or leave to use...

  Lets Go Wine Tours: Farm Tour

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Explore the beautiful landscapes and nature of Kelowna through our family friendly Farm Tour. This three hour tour gives you the chance to experience first hand some of the finest locally made products of the area. You can choose up to four of the following options for your Farm Tour. Carmelis Goat Cheese Farm This i...

  Oyama Zipline: Zip Course

Location: 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C9

Join us for a 2.5hr tour ziplining over 70 forested acres (more than 7000' of zip lines). 7 stations one-after-the-other ... clocked as fast as 85km.hr. Best Thrill Rides in the Okanagan! There is lots of diversity including side-by-side racing lines, rope bridges, half-pipe slack lines, 1500' long lines and trap-door ...

  May Private Charter ($450/hr)

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Kelowna Cruises offers full catering services for your special event. We can personalize the menu to suit your taste buds and audience. Enjoy a magnificent variety of buffet or plated hors d’oeuvres, signature entrees, classic side dishes, and a decadent array of desserts. Kelowna Cruises also offers fine wines, bar c...

  Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures - Parasail Combo

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

Includes parasail and a 30 minute jet Boat Tour TURN & BURN ON OKANAGAN LAKE One of a Kind! Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures is the first of its kind in the Okanagan Valley and the only high speed boat charter on Lake Okanagan. Our unique boat has been developed for fast take offs, high speeds and exciting maneuvers all for...

  Oyama Zipline: Aerial Park

Location: 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C9

Be one of the first to try the Oyama Adventure Park. Low, Medium and High Platforms are secured in the trees (next to our #1 Okanagan Zipline Park). Explore a series of obstacles, zip lines, and swings for fun or fitness. Try the new Aerial Obstacle Course midway Kelowna - Vernon, it's what to do when looking for a hea...

  Ogopogo Parasail

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

THE HIGHLIGHT OF YOUR SUMMER Fly Sky High! Fly sky high above Kelowna and Lake Okanagan with Ogopogo Parasail. Our custom built Transport Canada Approved Parasail winch boat can take you and your family out on Lake Okanagan for a view and a ride that is guaranteed to be the highlight of your summer. Up to ten participa...

  WildPlay Element Parks: Primal Swing

Location: 5983 Highway 33 Kelowna, V1P 1H8 BC

Giant pendulum ride hurtles you through an awesome natural abyss in Kelowna. Soar over 110-feet, at over 100km/h.

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  Uncorked Okanagan Wine Tours

Location: 11-140 Nickel Rd, Kelowna, B.C., V1X 4E6

Uncorked Okanagan Wine Tours offer more tastings, more wineries, and more fun! Our wine tours take you on a journey to unique winery experiences in Kelowna, West Kelowna, Lakeshore and Summerland, Our fun-filled wine tours visit all the ‘must-see’ wineries in the beautiful Okanagan Valley and some of the hidden gem s...

  Lake Okanagan Tour

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Come fly with Alpine Helicopters on our exciting 12 minute flight and experience the grandeur of the Okanagan Valley. You’ll take in breathtaking views of her numerous vineyards and wineries along with Lake Okanagan, downtown Kelowna and her stunning waterfront, the famous William R. Bennett floating bridge and hidden...

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  June/September Private Charter ($475/hr)

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Kelowna Cruises offers full catering services for your special event. We can personalize the menu to suit your taste buds and audience. Enjoy a magnificent variety of buffet or plated hors d’oeuvres, signature entrees, classic side dishes, and a decadent array of desserts. Kelowna Cruises also offers fine wines, bar c...

  WildPlay Element Parks: What`s To Fear Jump (WTF Jump)

Location: 5983 Highway 33 Kelowna, V1P 1H8 BC

What's To Fear Jump is an unnerving loose-line plunge from the edge of a 40-foot perch.

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  Vibrant Okanagan Helicopter Wine Tour

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

From our West Kelowna base you will fly out over Lake Okanagan, then the William R. Bennett floating bridge and downtown Kelowna; continuing on over the green expanse of orchards and vineyards before landing at Okanagan Villa Estate. There you will be met with a glass of their fabulous pink bubbles and given a private ...

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  July/August Private Charter ($550/hr)

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Kelowna Cruises offers full catering services for your special event. We can personalize the menu to suit your taste buds and audience. Enjoy a magnificent variety of buffet or plated hors d’oeuvres, signature entrees, classic side dishes, and a decadent array of desserts. Kelowna Cruises also offers fine wines, bar c...

  A Kelowna Wine Lovers` Tour

Location: #206 3317 30th Ave, Vernon BC V1T 2C9

Be immersed in Kelowna Wine Country with our in-depth tour and delightful tastings at a variety of local wineries. Enjoy lunch at The Terrace Restaurant at Cedar Creek with beautiful views overlooking Okanagan Lake.Detailed Itinerary Sit back and enjoy as we tour some of the great wineries in the beautiful Okanagan. O...

  Lets Go Wine Tours: Premium Tour

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The Premium Wine Tour is an all day winery extravaganza. On this full day adventure you will experience the best of what this province and what wine has to offer. The panoramic views, stunning lakes, rolling hills and picturesque country roads are all part of the breathtaking Okanagan valley that you’ll discover along...

  WildPlay Element Parks: DragonFLY Ziplines

Location: 5983 Highway 33 Kelowna, V1P 1H8 BC

In Kelowna, the DragonFLY Ziplines includes seven swift and scenic flights that cross the Park and its unique plateaus. A remarkable way to see the city and country vistas of the Okanagan!

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  Okanagan Lake Dinner Cruises - Vegetarian Dinner

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Come and truly experience Okanagan Lake on one of our popular dinner cruises, Sunday though Friday during the months of July and August. This two hour dinner cruise will tour you around City Park, under the William R. Bennett Bridge, around the south side of the bridge with views of spectacular homes and vineyards, and...

  Elevate Heli Yoga – 2 Hour Experience

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Let us give you the most amazing yoga experience possible! You will be flown to a secluded mountain top with panoramic views of the Okanagan and her beautiful lake, here you will spend an hour practicing yoga with our professional instructor. Once you have elevated your spirit to a new level you will take your time and...

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  Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures

Location: Kelowna Downtown Waterfront - 230 Queensway, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6S4

TURN & BURN ON OKANAGAN LAKE One of a Kind! Kelowna Jet Boat Adventures is the first of its kind in the Okanagan Valley and the only high speed boat charter on Lake Okanagan. Our unique boat has been developed for fast take offs, high speeds and exciting maneuvers all for your thrill and entertainment. The Tour! See D...

  WildPlay Element Parks (Kelowna)

Location: 5983 Highway 33 Kelowna, V1P 1H8 BC

In 2005, WildPlay Ltd. co-founders Gordon Ross and Tom Benson, as certified guides, avid climbers, paragliding pilots, and wilderness enthusiasts, were eager to share their passion – and belief in life-changing outdoor adventures with people from every walk of life. With 15-years of professional guiding experience, Ro...

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  Oyama Zipline: FreeFall QuickJump

Location: 5617 Oyama Lake Road, Oyama, BC V4V 2C9

Take a leap from a 70' tree as the climax of your day. The FreeFall QuickJump is adjacent to the Aerial Adventure Park. Purchase as a solo activity (2 jumps) $30 or add to your Aerial or Zipline excursion for only $20

  Eldorado Parasail

Location: Hotel Eldorado Marina, 500 Cook Rd, Kelowna, BC V1W 3G9

THE HIGHLIGHT OF YOUR SUMMER Fly Sky High! Fly sky high above Kelowna and Lake Okanagan with Eldorado Parasail. Our custom built Transport Canada Approved Parasail winch boat can take you and your family out on Lake Okanagan for a view and a ride that is guaranteed to be the highlight of your summer. Up to ten particip...

  West Kelowna Wine Tour

Location: 11-140 Nickel Rd, Kelowna, B.C., V1X 4E6

Travel along the West Kelowna Wine Trail and see the spectacular vineyards over looking Lake Okanagan. Join us on our most popular tour as we sip some great white and red wine and have a laugh with new friends. Our wine tours are not about soil composition or the types of barrique (barrel) the wine was aged. Nope, w...

  Kelowna Cruises - Scenic & Dinner cruises + Private Charters (Weddings & Special Events)

Location: Kelowna Commercial Pier 230 Queensway Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1X 7K7

Welcome to Kelowna Cruises, home of the Lake Lounge on Okanagan and the Executive Boardroom. Our two full-service cruise boats are the perfect way to enjoy Okanagan Lake. We offer daily public cruises with full food and bar services, along with live music and fantastic views. We also cater to a variety of private event...

  Trestles 25 Tour – 25 Minutes

Location: 1295 Industrial Road West Kelowna, British Columbia

Experience the best the Okanagan has to offer on our "Trestles 25" scenic tour. You will be flown out of our base in West Kelowna over the William R. Bennett Bridge, giving you exceptional views of downtown Kelowna's waterfront and on over the popular Gyro and Rotary Beaches. You will then be flown over the numerous Ea...

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