Events

Upcoming Events

Artists of the Okanagan

Photography • Acrylics • Mixed media • Oils • Watercolours • Plaster • Clay
Encaustic • Ink • Alcohol ink • Fibre art • Glass • Low fire clay • Porcelain
CARNEY OUDENDAG
ALICE TUNNELL
AUDREY KROL
SHIRLEY MCMAHON
JENNY LEWIS
E. DIANE BLAKELEY

Past Events

PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY MAP!

PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY!
The annual Christmas Market Day coincides with the annual Christmas Craft Fair on November 26, 2022, 9:00am – 3:00pm
Take a walk down Candy Cane Lane and Gingerbread Street to several other venues from the 50+ Activity Centre, to the Visitor Centre and Community Centre and on to the Little School House and the United Church.
A great start to the Christmas season!

PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY!

PEACHLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY!
The annual Christmas Market Day coincides with the annual Christmas Craft Fair on November 26, 2022, 9:00am – 3:00pm
Take a walk down Candy Cane Lane and Gingerbread Street to several other venues from the 50+ Activity Centre, to the Visitor Centre and Community Centre and on to the Little School House and the United Church.
A great start to the Christmas season!

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.

Tickets $35.00

“A to Z Ménagerie” BOOK LAUNCH AND SIGNING

 

“A to Z Ménagerie” BOOK LAUNCH AND SIGNING
With local author Paula McLaughlin
Peachland Visitor Centre
Saturday, October 29
TWO SESSIONS:
11:30-12:30 and 1:30-2:30

 

Peachland Art Gallery – Impressions Art Group

Peachland Art Gallery – Impressions Art Group  –  Opening October 15th, 2022

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.

 

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Peachland Vintage & Collectable Motorcycle Show

 
Sunday – September 4th, 2022
10 AM – 3 PM
Located on Beach Ave by the Cenotaph
 
For More Information Contact:
250.859.1985

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

Peachland Community Connects is proud to be the lead behind the Peachland ‘Making Waves’ Mural Festival. We want to provide our town with an annual celebration of outdoor public art which will connect, reflect and celebrate our diverse community through art and live events. Join us as we explore Peachland in a new and innovative way while you discover your favorite murals, artists, different performers, neighbors and more…
 
Festival Centre:
If you have any questions or would like to know more about an event, please head to the Community Centre Banquet Room (4450 6 St.)
 
 

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.

Pancake Breakfast

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!

Glow Run

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.

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.