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John Beuhler performs at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club in Vancouver in 2016. Beuhler will headline the Kelowna Curling Club for Train Wreck Comedy Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. (YouTube photo)

‘COVID-safe’ comedy coming to Okanagan curling club

Eat and Laugh at the Kelowna Curling Club on Saturday, Nov. 21

Choir director and singer Allison Girvan. Photo: Bill Metcalfe

Nelson performers cope with COVID-19

How four prominent performers are responding to the loss of their audiences

Chantal Kreviazuk is breaking back into the concert scene, with two shows coming to Lake Country. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Chantal Kreviazuk Okanagan shows sell out in two minutes

Creekside Theatre hosts two shows of Canadian songstress

Okanagan venues light up for visibility amid pandemic

Okanagan venues light up for visibility amid pandemic

Impact of COVID-19 on live event workers sparks Canadian movement

Okanagan venues light up for visibility amid pandemic
Okanagan talent airs for Top of the Country

Okanagan talent airs for Top of the Country

Raquel Cole semi-finalist in SiriusXM contest with Canadian Country Music Association

Okanagan talent airs for Top of the Country
The 2020 Penticton Dragon Boat Festival will not be held due to coronavirus. (Western News file photo)
The 2020 Penticton Dragon Boat Festival will not be held due to coronavirus. (Western News file photo)
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Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday
Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Matias Hartwig, and his partners Bowen O’Brien, Kaija (twin) and Madison Irwin took part in a Reel Youth and Storyhive film which is available online. (Matias Hartwig photo)

WATCH: Former Golden youth puts film skills to the COVID test

Telus Storyhive and Reel Youth launch videos created during quarantine

Matias Hartwig, and his partners Bowen O’Brien, Kaija (twin) and Madison Irwin took part in a Reel Youth and Storyhive film which is available online. (Matias Hartwig photo)
Film production continues to be a growing industry in the Okanagan region. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press)

Okanagan film industry booming despite COVID-19

Productions booked into summer of 2021, with filming currently taking place in Kelowna, Peachland and Vernon

Film production continues to be a growing industry in the Okanagan region. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press)
Lil Jimmy Reed keeps up the tune on guitar and harmonica after climbing down from the Roots & Blues main stage to walk amongst the crowd during the 2018 festival. Reed will be one of the performers featured in the online 2020 festival’s first night. (Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer)

Opening night lineup for online Roots & Blues festival released

The first night of the festival on Aug. 14 will be stacked with favourites from previous years

Lil Jimmy Reed keeps up the tune on guitar and harmonica after climbing down from the Roots & Blues main stage to walk amongst the crowd during the 2018 festival. Reed will be one of the performers featured in the online 2020 festival’s first night. (Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer)
Jelly Space by Ian Ward was an installation at the third annual LUNA Nocturnal Art & Wonder event in 2019. (Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke’s LUNA and Street Fest postponed due to COVID-19

Arts council is looking at another date for LUNA

Jelly Space by Ian Ward was an installation at the third annual LUNA Nocturnal Art & Wonder event in 2019. (Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)
“Exultation”, a performance by pianist Sarah Hagen and spoken word poet Brendan McLeod, brings together the contemporary and the classic.                                 Photo submitted.

Live Kicks second half begins with ‘Exultation’

The second half of the Live Kicks 2019-2020 season will be underway…

“Exultation”, a performance by pianist Sarah Hagen and spoken word poet Brendan McLeod, brings together the contemporary and the classic.                                 Photo submitted.
The Snowed In Comedy Tour will return to Golden for it’s annual stop.

Snowed In Comedy Tour returns to Golden

The Snowed In Comedy tour will be making its annual stop in…

The Snowed In Comedy Tour will return to Golden for it’s annual stop.
Masqueparade planning underway

Masqueparade planning underway

Kicking Horse Culture’s annual Masqueparade is set for February 15, and planning…

Masqueparade planning underway
Parasite, one of the films being shown for Film Kicks, is a Korean dark comedy that’s been generating buzz wherever it goes. Photo courtesy of Parasite film.

Film Kicks second half lineup announced

Kicking Horse Culture has announced their line-up for the second half of…

Parasite, one of the films being shown for Film Kicks, is a Korean dark comedy that’s been generating buzz wherever it goes. Photo courtesy of Parasite film.
Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

B.C. child actor Jacob Tremblay helps release rehabilitated seal pups

One of the marine mammals was named Ja-cod in the young celebrity’s honour

Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Tickets for this year’s Banff Mountain Film Festival are sold at the Art Gallery of Golden.                                Photo courtesy of Kicking Horse Culture

Banff Mountain Film Festival returns

On Friday, December 6, Banff Mountain Film Festival will make its yearly…

Tickets for this year’s Banff Mountain Film Festival are sold at the Art Gallery of Golden.                                Photo courtesy of Kicking Horse Culture

Report recommends visual arts centre

The Golden Visual Arts Guild will be hosting an open house meeting…

Ballet Kelowna is sure to entertain, and is one of the year’s most popular acts. Photo submitted.

Ballet Kelowna returns to Golden

On November 24 at 7:30 p.m., Golden residents will be treated to…

Ballet Kelowna is sure to entertain, and is one of the year’s most popular acts. Photo submitted.
Participants from last year’s Santa Claus Parade

Santa Claus is coming to Golden

Santa Claus is coming to town on December 7, when Golden’s annual…

Participants from last year’s Santa Claus Parade
Music at the Hangar

Music at the Hangar

On Sunday November 17 at 2 p.m., the Golden Seniors Centre will…

Music at the Hangar