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Penticton All Events

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May 18 to May 22
This annual event celebrates the unique wildlife and habitat in Penticton and the South Okanagan.

The event is hosted by the Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Alliance.



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May 21
The Peach City Half Marathon is a beautiful south Okanagan race which follows most of the Ironman Canada Route.



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May 28
Once again starting and finishing at the fully accessible and warm Adidas Sportsplex, this year’s Scotiabank MS Walk will take participants down to beautiful Okanagan Lake and back. Walkers choose from a short route (3km) or long route (5km). Be sure to bring your sunglasses and personal water bottles.
Back at the finish area, enjoy lunch, snacks, entertainment and fun!
Bring wheelchairs, roller blades, scooters and strollers! This route is accessible to everyone.
Increase the fun and laughter by creating a team of friends, family and co-workers to Walk with you!


Beautiful day for the MS Walk!
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The Peach City Beach Cruise is an Antique and Classic Car Convention with venues throughout Penticton. Hundreds of classic cars are on view and entertainment is available for the whole family. Live entertainment, food vendors, and souvenirs help to round out this annual June event.



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Jul 09
Last year more than 2,800 cyclists joined Axel Merckx and friends in the Cortofondo (55 km), Mediofondo (92 km), Velocefondo (120 km) and Granfondo (160 km). Now it’s your chance. Take the challenge. Train. Ride. Enjoy. The 7th annual Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan starts in Penticton, B.C., Canada on Sunday, July 9th, 2017. The scenic route follows along parts of lake Okanagan and Skaha Lake and along side some of BC's most beautiful vineyards. Registration for the 7th annual Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan opens mid-October, 2016.
  • Gyro Park   Address: Main St. and Lakeshore Dr. Penticton  BC  CAN
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This annual event sees participants swimming 3.1 or 7 km. Swimmers will swim to Rattle Snake Island (located directly across Peachland and is the largest island in Okanagan Lake). Registration required.
  • Swim Bay   Address: Beach Avenue, in front of Community Center and Primary School Peachland  BC  CAN
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In conjunction with the Penticton Peach Festival, the Square Dance Festival features four full days of dancing. The event sees over 800 square dancers in everything from free casual dances to mainstream competitions.
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Celebrate the peach at the Penticton Peach Fest. Kicking off with a Grande Parade, the festival provides free family fun entertainment that runs over 5 days in August. Food and clothing vendors, live entertainment, arts and crafts, and much more is featured.
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Sunshine Cabaret features FREE music in Gyro Park every Friday & Saturday night in July & August. From country to jazz and emerging indie bands, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Grab your blanket and lawn chair and come enjoy local entertainment in one of Penticton's Beautiful parks!

  • Gyro Park   Address: Main St. and Lakeshore Dr. Penticton  BC  CAN
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Aug 18, Aug 27
Penticton 2017 consists of 6 World Championship Multisport Races held over 10 days, including Sprint & Standard Duathlon, Aquathlon, Cross Triathlon, Aquabike and Long Course World Championships. In addition there will be Opening/Closing Ceremony's, Parade of Nations for the races, and lots of other family activities related to the Festival.


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Held every August, Challenge Penticton (formerly the Ironman Canada Triathlon) brings 1700 athletes from around the world to Penticton. A grueling campaign, competitors must swim 3.86 km (2.4 mi), bike 180.2 km (112 mi), and run 42.2 km (26.2 mi). Top finishers in this race qualify for Ironman Hawaii.


Penticton's Triathlon
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The Dragon Boat Festival is a Chinese Cultural event. It's a boat race where the boats are shaped like dragons. Paddlers and spectators of all ages enjoy the festival and live music is played throughout the weekend.
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Produced by the GO Rowing and Paddling Association of Canada, this festival features up to 48 teams over three days. The event takes place at Skaha Lake Park at the south end of Penticton.



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The weekend following labour day is the date for the annual Pentastic Hot Jazz Festival. Three of days of jazz is performed by top artists at a variety of venues around Penticton. Festival accommodation passes are available.



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The annual Okanagan Fall Wine Festival takes place over a 10-day period leading up to the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, early in October. This event has been listed on the American Business Associaton's Top 100 Events in North America for several years. The Festival has over 100 events that take place throughout the Okanagan.



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The Polar Bear Swim is an annual Peachland event that takes place in January. This event requires those brave enough to endure the chilly waters of Lake Okanagan. Hot chocolate and lots of encouragement will be served at this winter event. The Polar Bear swim is free and requires pre-registration.
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The annual Okanagan Fest-of-Ale is one of the largest beer festivals in BC and features over 70 brews from brewpubs and microbreweries, as well as live entertainment and food from top Okanagan restaurants. The festival is held over two days in Penticton.



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