The Peachland Visitor Centre is Seeking Friendly Volunteer Representatives:
PEACHLAND ART GALLERY IS FEATURING – “SKY, LAND & SEE” – MARCH 11 – APRIL 16, 2023
The Peachland Visitor Centre Will Be Closed – Wednesday March 22, 2023
International Women’s Day – Peachland Community Centre
International Women’s Day – Peachland Community Centre
Wine & Cheese / #Embrace Equality
The Peachland Community Centre
March 8th, 6:30 PM
Tickets Limited – Available Peachland Art Gallery – $15
Monies raised will go to a deserving female graduate!
Special Screening: Before They Fall February 23, 2023 @ 7:00 pm
Special Screening: Before They Fall
February 23, 2023 @ 7:00 pm
Film screening, Q&A, panel discussion and popcorn!
Acclaimed film documentary about old growth forests in BC, winner of many film festivals around the world – showing in Peachland!
PEACHLAND COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL OFFERS
A Hearts Festival Workshop to Create your own Table Arrangement.
By RADINA JEVDEVIC, GARDEN DESIGNER
February 11, 1-4 pm (10 people maximum)
Community Centre Stage
4450 6th Street, Peachland, BC
PEACHLAND ART GALLERY IS FEATURING – “CAPTURED IMAGES” – JANUARY 28 – MARCH 5, 2023
Good Morning Art Lovers,
So excited to share this with you. It is such a dreary time of the year, so I encourage you to visit the gallery to view this spectacular exhibition – it will lift your spirits! Plan a nice lunch out with some friends! The show opens Saturday, Jan. 28th at 10 but the ‘official’ opening is Noon – 3. There will be several of the participating photographers on hand and they love to talk about their work.
Hope to see you Saturday.
Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Sunday 10:00 – 4:00
HEARTS FOR THE ARTS February, 7-13, 2023
PCAC Sponsors Writing Workshops by Facilitator Gail Lindsay
With 15 years experience, Gail will inspire you to engage in Writings.
Her goal is to inspire people to establish a spin off Writing Group that meets regularly under PCAC
Your Writing Goals may include Writing your memoire, Blogging, Poetry, Fiction and Non-fiction, etc.
For Details and Registration Contact Mary at (250) 767-1863 or [email protected]
Roberta Farrelly Workshops
A Realist & Impressionist Artist Who Began Painting Landscapes In 1975 And Studied Under Well Known Artists Including Robert Bateman. Roberta Teaches Weekly At The 50 Plus Center, Peachland.
Peachland New Year’s Eve Concert 2022 with Marty Edwards
With an impressive song list that includes many of the greatest hits from the past, the band captures the energy and magic of the original recordings. By involving the audience with banter and personality, the band is naturally a crowd favorite.Many of us enjoy the mainstream music of the 1960s, 70s and later and the memories these songs recreate for each of us.
Polar Bear Swim 2023
Sunday, Jan 1st at 1:00 pm. Check in is 12:00-12:45 pm at the Community Centre, 4450 6th Street.
The Swim is FREE, but pre-check in and waiver signing is required.
Artists of the Okanagan
Encaustic • Ink • Alcohol ink • Fibre art • Glass • Low fire clay • Porcelain
E. DIANE BLAKELEY
PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY MAP!
PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY!
Mount Boucherie Jazz Sextet – Peachland Art Gallery & Peachland Sushi
Jazz Sextet & Dinner Thursday, November 17th 2022
The Peachland Community Arts Council Presents – The Mount Boucherie Secondary School Jazz Sextet
Held at the Mary Smith Hall – Peachland Art Gallery.
Starting at 5:00 PM.
Dinner at Peachland Sushi 6:30 PM.
“A to Z Ménagerie” BOOK LAUNCH AND SIGNING
Peachland Art Gallery – Impressions Art Group
The contributing artists include Liz vanGolen Vincent, Brenda Thomson, Cindy Smith, Laura Salisbury, Carol Rohrlack, Yolanda de Villiers, Suzanne Anderton, Lizann Allan. The Gallery looks forward to welcoming this new group of accomplished artists.
The exhibition carries on to November 20, 2022.
Peachland Vintage & Collectable Motorcycle Show
Remembrance Day Services
Whether we are able to join together in remembrance or need to do so safely in our home, we hope you will take the time to remember those who died in military service, and honor those who served in wartime.
Friday, November 11th, 2022
Threads Of Hope Exhibition
Exploring hope, longing & desire for the future of the world. Open from September 3rd to October 10th.
Dave Denson’s Life in Technicolor Exhibition
In this series of vibrant oil and pastel paintings, Dave Denson explores our relationship with color and how one can find beauty in the grit of a city.
Making Waves Mural Festival
The Power Of Music – Marty Edwards
Featuring Marty Edwards and special guest Easy Street on Sunday, August 7th at 7:00 pm at Heritage Park. Marty has performed world-wide since 1998. Bring your lawn chairs!
Kokanee Salmon Festival
Celebrate the return of the Kokanee salmon! Enjoy watching fish in their spawning colors and find the answers to all your questions at hardy falls on August 27th from 10am to 2pm.
Pancakes topped with whipped cream… mmm. At the 50+ Centre on July 31 from 8am – 11am, a full pancake breakfast will be served to adults and children!
Recycle BC Pop Up Recycling Depot
Do you have some recyclable materials that you want to dispose of? On August 13 from 10am to 3pm at the Peachland community center, drop off your recyclables free of charge!
Peachland HUB Night Market
Come one come all! The one of a kind Tuesday night market is open from 4pm – 8pm every Tuesday from July 5th to September 27th!
Historic Peachland Tours
Are you interested in the history of Peachland? If so, come to the visitor center in the old yellow school building on beach avenue for a historic tour of our little town! We will walk from the visitor center to the museum whilst taking frequent stops in between to discuss the different landmarks of Peachland’s past and present. The tours are free and donations are welcome.
For more information, please call us at: 250-767-2455 or come talk to us in person in the visitor center!
2022 Annual Peachland glow run! Have some fun during a 3km or 5km run from Heritage Park down Beach avenue in the dark, covered in glow sticks! All ages can join in on the fun!
PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO REGISTER EARLY OR LEARN MORE: Glow Run Website
Oasis Art Show 2022
The new Oasis art show is in full bloom at the Peachland art gallery! Come marvel at masterpieces from local artists free of charge from 9-5 every day!
ANY INQUIRES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE PEACHLAND COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL WEBSITE: PCAC website OR BY PHONE: 250-767-7422
Peachland Riding Club
Welcome to the Little Britches Rodeo! Come watch juniors and seniors do some riding, roping, and dogging. This is a non profit organization for youth riders to practice and hone their skills.
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL: 250-280-1728 OR VISIT THE BCLBRA WEBSITE: Little Britches Rodeo
End Of Summer Gala
The end of summer gala! An evening of Great Music, Food & Fun! Elegant sit down dinner, silent auction, door prices. Dancing to Pop, Country & Soft Rock favorites.
PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION: End Of Summer Gala
Peachland Ambassador Pageant
Celebrate the crowning of the Peachland Ambassador candidates by going the annual ambassador pageant! Stay, have a drink and meet some of the crowned ambassadors from previous years, as well as some visiting from other communities.
PLEASE CONTACT LINDA SARSONS FOR MORE INFORMATION: 778-479-2843
103rd Annual Peachland Fall Fair
Welcome to the 103rd annual Peachland fall fair! The gathering of growers, builders and much more will be happening at the community center, Friday to Sunday; September 9th – 11th!
For Information on how to enter the fair, as well as the admission fees, Please checkout their Website: Fall Fair’s website
Rattlesnake Island Swim
Do you like to swim? If yes, then come to Swim bay on August 6th to see the swimmers race across the Okanagan lake all the way to rattlesnake island.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE RACE, PLEASE VISIT THE OFFICIAL RACE WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Rattlesnake Island Swim
Beach Town Showdown
Come on down to the rodeo! The beach town showdown is happening July 30 & 31, team roping challenges and a cowgirl triathlon! All ages welcome to see the riders compete in a multitude of challenges!
PLEASE SEE THE PEACHLAND RIDING CLUB’S WEBSITE OR CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION: Peachland Riding Club: Beach Town Showdown Phone: 250-718-2761
Little Schoolhouse Tea & Art Show
Come down to the little Peachland Schoolhouse to see some local art presented by the artists. Drink some Earl Grey Cream Teas on the vine covered deck at the little schoolhouse! The art gallery located in the yellow schoolhouse on beach avenue is offering program pamphlets for free!
PLEASE CONTACT LINDA NORDEN WITH ANY INQUIRES: [email protected]
Peachland Farmers and Crafters Market
Welcome to the annual Peachland Farmers and Crafters Market! Purchase local goods and products from local artisans. Vendors are open every Sunday from 10am until 2pm at Heritage park. The Peachland Visitor center have set up a booth at the entrance to the market. Come by and say hi to our new summer staff!
PLEASE SEE THE MARKET’S WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Peachland Farmers and Crafters Markets Website
“Guardians of Eternity”
Guardians of Eternity – Sat. Sept. 4th – Sun. Oct. 3rd – Tuesday to Sunday (10 am to 4 pm) Closed Mondays
A collection of oils focusing on forests and their importance to man. This exhibition of 34 paintings pays tribute to these magnificent icons of our past and the impact they have on our lives. It represents a 2 year project and is definitely in the running for one of our favourite exhibitions. Ann Willsie’s most recent accomplishment was her Best of Show award in the 2021 Oasis Exhibition, Central Okanagan Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists.
7th Annual Captured Images
One of the LARGEST & LONGEST running PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITIONS in the Okanagan featuring 36 FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHERS. Showcasing 70 works.
5 Visions at the Peachland Art Gallery
Artists of the Okanagan at the Peachland Art Gallery
Oils, watercolours, sculptures, oh my! Peachland Art Gallery’s November exhibit showcases a huge variety of artwork by local artists and artisans.
Light-Up Virtual Gala
Celebrate the season and support Peachland’s non-profits – all from the comfort of your own home!
International Bat Week
Learn about why Peachland loves their bats and how you can make your space bat-friendly!
Drive In Movie by Fresh Air Cinema
Do you miss the “good old days”? Here’s your chance to turn back time! Join us at the former Turner Park for a socially distanced Drive-In movie featuring an old favourite and a family-friendly new-release!
Darlene Romanko – The Artist Within
Daily Wed to Saturday, 11 – 3 pm, these workshops, are about finding , trusting, and nurturing “The Artist Within” through meditation and creation. Classes will be on the patio and are limited to three persons per day due to COVID.
Bohemia at the Peachland Art Gallery
Okanagan artists Carney Oudendag, Elaine Hatch, and Lisa Hewitt embrace selection notions of bohemia! Their mixed-media works use lush colours, patterns, textures and objects to explore the off-beat and the far out.