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Retro Rock Trivia @ Rockin' Firkin'
General
May 11, 2016 - May 17, 2017

Retro Rock Trivia takes places every Wednesday at the Rockin' Firkin' starting at 8pm. Test your music knowledge and win prizes!

Retro Rock Trivia @ Dirty Jersey
General
May 12, 2016 - May 18, 2017

Retro Rock Trivia takes places every Thursday at the Dirty Jersey starting at 8pm. Test your music knowledge and win prizes!

Kamloops Artisan Winter Market @ Sahali Mall
Local Market Shows, Festivals & Fairs
October 29, 2016 - April 29, 2017

The Kamloops Artisan Winter Market is open every Saturday from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at suite #50 at Sahali Mall. This Market is open to all artists and home based business.We will be also hosting art classes and music and demonstrations. To learn more go to Www.kamloopsartisanmarket.com

Heart & Stroke Foundation Big Bike
Fundraiser
November 15, 2016 - June 3, 2017

Join us for a heart healthy and exhilarating ride on a bicycle built for 30; On May 31st & June1-2 2017, the Big Bike will roll into Kamloops to create awareness and raise funds for the Heart & Stroke Foundation!

Animal Encounters @ BC Wildlife Park
General
March 11 - 31, 2017

Join us at the BC Wildlife Park is March for several exciting activities like animal feedings and encounters, Home Hardware Family Farm and much more! Visit our website to view our daily activities schedule!

Kids Camp @ BC Wildlife Park
Childrens Event
March 20 - 31, 2017

Spring Break Kids Camp @ The BC Wildlife Park Learn about wildlife during interactive activities, story time, encounters, crafts and games! March 20th to 24th & March 27th to 31st Age 6 to 10 Registration is required!

Geek Week: Cosplay Contest@Kamloops Library
Arts, Culture & Heritage
March 20 - April 1, 2017

Snap a picture of yourself in costume holding your character's favourite book. Post it to our Geek Week Cosplay Contest Facebook Event. *Please note that some photos may be shared.*

Awesome Magnetism Show @ BIG Little Science Centre
Childrens Event
March 28 - April 1, 2017

This Awesome Magnetism Show is an interactive, fun show that explores magnetism and gives you some magnetic magic tricks to try out at home!

11am and 1:30pm. The Exploration Room is open 10am to 4pm, with over 140 different exhibits to enjoy

Kid's Workshop @ Home Depot
Childrens Event
March 28, 2017

The Home Depot offers a free hands on Workshop for Children. Each child brings home a newly constructed project, a kids sized orange apron, an achievement pin and a certificate. Workshop runs from 10 am to 12 pm, and is recommend for children aged 5 to 12.

Comedy Night @ Cascades Casino
Special Event
March 28, 2017

Ignite Tuesdays hosts Ivan Decker! One of Canada's leading young comedians, Ivan Decker is a hilarious voice for the millennial generation.

Kamloops Blazers vs Kelowna @ Sandman Centre
Sports & Tournaments
March 28, 2017

Round 1 Game 3, 7:00pm. BBQ on the Plaza starting at 6:00pm.

Geek Week:Escape the Library@ North Kamloops Library
Arts, Culture & Heritage
March 28 - 29, 2017

The library brings you our version of an Exit Room. Race to find clues, solve puzzles, and unlock mysteries before the clock runs down! Register as an individual or as a group of up to 4. Check the notes section, as some programs are tailored to different ages.

Lecture: An Intro to Honey bees & Beekeeping @ BIG Little Science Centre
Special Event
March 29, 2017

Joanne Nicklas will discuss honey bees and the important role they play in food production.
Free entry. 7:00pm start, for older children and adults. Part of the Science Centre Lecture Series.

 

Supportive Cancer Care
General
March 29, 2017

Join Dr. Lauren Lypchuk, MD, CCFP, and Ashley Phillips, Clinical Counsellor, from InspireHealth on March 29th 2017, from 9:30am-3:30pm for a FREE Supportive Cancer Care Workshop. Open to anyone with a past or recent cancer diagnosis and their supports. Registration is required. Please bring your own lunch.

Jim Cochran & Crew @ Chances Barside Lounge & Grill
Live Music
March 29, 2017

8pm-11pm  No Cover

Kamloops Blazers vs Kelowna @ Sandman Centre
Sports & Tournaments
March 29, 2017

Round 1 Game 4, 7:00pm

What The Fentanyl?
General
March 30, 2017

The Kamloops community has been affected by the Fentanyl crisis and it is important to provide Kamloops-specific information on the dangers of opioid addiction and make Naloxone kits available to community members to reduce opioid-related deaths. The forum is suitable for persons aged 13 and older.

Geek Week: Adult Craft Night@ Kamloops Library
Arts, Culture & Heritage
March 30, 2017

Geek out with a special edition adult craft night!

"Feed Your Way to a Whole New You" @ Nature's Fare
Special Event
March 30, 2017

Free Wellness Talk at Nature's Fare Markets Kamloops from 7 to 9 p.m. Sign up at the vitamin desk or at naturesfare.com. 15% off for event attendees only (discount valid after speaker presentation, cannot be combined with other discounts, valid on regular priced items only)

Table Talks with PCMA-TRU @ Helm Collective
Business
March 30, 2017

A networking event for business professionals and emerging students to discuss the event industry in Kamloops and the surrounding area. The evening will include informal networking, door prizes, case studies and discussions, and light refreshments. Free admission. 6-8pm at The Helm Collective.

Gorden James @ Chances Barside Lounge & Grill
Live Music
March 31, 2017

8pm - 11pm  No Cover

Forum @ The Blue Grotto
Live Music
March 31 - April 1, 2017

Doors Open 8pm

$5 Cover Charge

Ages 21 & Over

Geek Week: Pop-culture Trivia Night@Frick and Frack Taphouse
Arts, Culture & Heritage
March 31, 2017

Test your geeky knowledge in this all out trivia battle! The battle commences at Frick and Frack Tap House.

Kid's Workshop @ Home Depot
Childrens Event
April 1, 2017

The Home Depot offers a free hands on Workshop for Children. Each child brings home a newly constructed project, a kids sized orange apron, an achievement pin and a certificate. Workshop runs from 10 am to 12 pm, and is recommend for children aged 5 to 12.

Jamesby @ Chances Barside Lounge & Grill
Live Music
April 1, 2017

8pm - 11pm  No Cover

Geek Week: Adult Scavenger Hunt@ Kamloops Library
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 1, 2017

Ready to test your knowledge of downtown Kamloops? Solve our riddles and race around downtown Kamloops to see who can complete their list of challenges first.

Party in the Park @ Sun Peaks Resort
Sports & Tournaments
April 2, 2017

Oronge Boardshop brings you sweet tunes, sunshine, and tons of prizing for the Party in the Park Slopestyle, a slopestyle event for everyone hosted in the intermediate zone half-way down our Sun Peaks Rockstar Energy Terrain Park!

Coors Light Snowbombing Canada @ Sun Peaks Resort
Live Music
April 6 - 10, 2017

Family Weeks Book Online EVENT DETAILS: Coors Light Snowbombing Canada Date Apr 6 - 10 2017 Registration Website: www.snowbombingcanada.com Europe's biggest music festival on snow makes its Canadian debut in Sun Peaks this spring! World Class acts and inspiring venues create an epic combination during four days of unparalleled entertainment.

Up the Down Staircase @ Kamloops School of Arts
Theatre
April 6 - 7, 2017

The senior drama class at Kamloops School of the Arts presents 'Up the Down Staircase.' Shows are April 6th at 9:45am and 7pm and April 7th at 7pm. The show will be held in the KSA drama room at the old JP campus on 9th Ave.

Western Canada Theatre: The Cure for Death by Lightning @ Sagebrush Theatre
Theatre
April 6 - 15, 2017

Set in Turtle Valley in the shadow of WWII. The fifteenth summer of Beth Weeks' life is full of strange happenings: a classmate is mauled to death; children go missing on the nearby reserve; and an unseen predator pursues Beth. She must face the darkness within her own family and the dangers of the bush. Based on the award-winning novel.

 

-All ages welcome

Hank Stallion Band @ The Blue Grotto
Live Music
April 7 - 8, 2017

Doors Open 8pm  $5.00 Cover Charge  Ages 21 & over

Kid's Workshop @ Home Depot
Childrens Event
April 8, 2017

The Home Depot offers a free hands on Workshop for Children. Each child brings home a newly constructed project, a kids sized orange apron, an achievement pin and a certificate. Workshop runs from 10 am to 12 pm, and is recommend for children aged 5 to 12. April - Bunny Basket

Kamloops Symphony - Barb's Used Book & Music Sale @ Sahali Mall
Fundraiser
April 8 - 22, 2017

Kamloops Symphony’s semi-annual Barb’s Used Book & Music Sale is back April 8-22 at Sahali Mall! We have gently used books, sheet music, movies, records and CDs. Our book sale hours will be consistent with Sahali Mall’s hours. Find some great deals and support the Kamloops Symphony!

Kamloops Spring Home Show @ McArthur Island Sport & Event Centre
Local Market Shows, Festivals & Fairs
April 8 - 9, 2017

Sat  10am - 5pm

Sun 10am - 4pm  

Free Admission

Barb's Used Book and Music Sale@Sahali Mall
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 8 - 22, 2017

The biggest and best sale of gently used books and music thanks to your generous donations and our fantastic volunteers!

13th Annual Jazzman Fishing Derby @ South Thompson River
Sports & Tournaments
April 9, 2017

Come an join us for this family event on the banks of the South Thompson River! Adult registration $25, Youth (16 & under) $15. Register on April 2nd from 9-4 at Tk'emlups Petro Canada. Cash prizes for both categories. Loads of gear and apparel up for grabs.

Foodsafe Level 1 @ Fairfield Inn & Suites
General
April 10, 2017

For upgraded job skills and knowledge, and a FOODSAFE certificate widely recognized in food service, hospitality and care giving industry register now for the next course. Course fee: $80.00 includes workbook. Workbooks & exams available in other languages, please request when registering. Free parking Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 11, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 12, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Drink and Draw @ Red Collar Brewery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 12, 2017

Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. on the second Wednesday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer. No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided. Minors are welcome with an accompanying parent or guardian. Visit Programs for more details.

All Ages

Burlesque @ The Blue Grotto
Live Music
April 13, 2017

Doors Open 8pm

$5.00 Cover Charge

Ages 21 & over

Dave Coalmine Band @ The Blue Grotto
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 14 - 15, 2017

Doors Open 8pm  $5.00 Cover Charge  Ages 21 & Over

Easter Eggs-citement @ BC Wildlife Park
Holiday
April 14 - 17, 2017

Celebrate Easter @BC Wildlife Park April 14th, 15th, 16th & 17th 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Enjoy Easter egg hunts, animal feedings, colouring contest, scavenger hunt and much more! Visit our website for more information!

Tod Mountain Days Spring Festival @ Sun Peaks Resort
Special Event
April 15 - 16, 2017

Don't miss our annual end of season celebrations during the final weekend of winter lift operations. Tod Mountain Days Spring Festival is a blast for the entire family!

Easter Egg Extravaganza @ Sun Peaks Resort
Childrens Event
April 16, 2017

The Easter Bunny has been spotted at Sun Peaks Resort! Reports have him hiding eggs off in the trees. Of course he wants you to find them so come, meet up with the Easter Bunny and Harry Bear, and ski around looking for hidden chocolate goodies!

Easter Brunch Buffet @ Hoodoos
Holiday
April 16, 2017

Come celebrate Easter at Hoodoos with our annual Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet. Two seating options available 10:00 am & 12:30 pm.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 18, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 19, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

The Laughing Stock Theatre Society presents Let's Murder Marsha! @ Coast Hotel & Conference Centre Theatre
Special Event
April 20 - 22, 2017

It's 1984 and happy housewife Marsha Gilmore, who is hopelessly addicted to reading murder mysteries, overhears her loving husband discussing her upcoming birthday surprise with an interior decorator. To her ears, though, it sounds like they are planning to murder her! When her own mother shows up for her birthday a day early, Marsha thinks she is also in on the diabolical scheme. With the assistance of her next door neighbour she tries to turn the tables on them. Then when her maid's date, a policeman, shows up to take the maid out, Marsha thinks he is on to her... 

Show only: $18, Dinner & Show: $40. Dinner at 6:45pm, curtain at 8:00pm.

Kamloops Symphony presents Alex Cuba @ Sagebrush Theatre
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 21 - 22, 2017

Latin Grammy and Juno award winner Alex Cuba will bring his music to the Sagebrush Theatre stage.  The Cuban-Canadian singer-songwriter will expand his band from four piece to full orchestra with innovative arrangements.

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:30 pm    Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 7:30 pm

 

The River Beaver Classic @ Kamloops Bike Ranch
Sports & Tournaments
April 21 - 23, 2017

The River Beaver Classic is a fun grassroots event with a Specialized DJ contest (qualifier for the Slopestyle event), Kona Dual Slalom, PedalandPint.com Pump Track Challenge and Giant sponsored DH race. Red Collar Beer Garden, Music and Pump Track Challenge Sponsored by PedalandPint.com. All proceeds are going to the Kamloops Bike Ranch funding!

Register here : https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edv5wgt64c33b399&oseq&c&ch

Kamloops Symphony presents Alex Cuba @ Sagebrush Theatre
Live Music
April 21 - 22, 2017

Latin Grammy and JUNO award winner Alex Cuba will bring his music to the Sagebrush Theatre stage with the Kamloops Symphony. The Cuban-Canadian singer-songwriter will expand his band from four-piece to full orchestra with innovative arrangements.

Alex Cuba @ Sagebrush Theatre
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 21 - 22, 2017

Latin Grammy and JUNO award winner Alex Cuba will bring his music to the Sagebrush Theatre stage. The Cuban-Canadian singer-songwriter will expand his band from four-piece to full orchestra with innovative arrangements.

Open House @ Shumway Lake
Childrens Event
April 22, 2017

The Kamloops Canoe and Kayak Club are hosting an open house for kids ages 8+ to try out kayaking and canoeing to see if they like it and want to sign up for one of our 8 one week long summer camps

JDRF Meet A Machine @ Pow Wow Grounds
Fundraiser
April 22, 2017

Come join us for our 3rd annual Meet a Machine event! We will have over 60 really cool machines for the kids and lot's of free activities. 10 am to 4 pm. Meet costumed Star Wars characters & mobile car crusher in action! Door prizes.$5-person,$15-family.

Spiked Pig Dinner Series @ Noble Pig Brewhouse
Special Event
April 23, 2017

Exclusive themed 5 course dinner with beer pairings. Tickets are limited. $55 including tax and gratuity. Starts at 6pm

Ron James @ Sagebrush Theatre
Special Event
April 23, 2017

Award winning comedian Ron James brings his Pedal to the Metal stand up show to Kamloops, April 23. Tickets available at www.kamloopslive.ca. Showtime is 7:30pm

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 25, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 26, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Kamloops Symphony presents Chamber Music Series @ Thompson Rivers University Alumni Theatre
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 29, 2017

Sycamore String Quartet With Flute and Piano

7:30 pm

Foodsafe Level 1 @ Fairfield Inn & Suites
General
April 29, 2017

For upgraded job skills and knowledge, and a FOODSAFE certificate widely recognized in food service, hospitality and care giving industry register now for the next course. Course fee: $80.00 includes workbook. Workbooks & exams available in other languages, please request when registering. Free parking Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm.

Kamloops Happy Choristers Spring Concert @ Kamloops United Church
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 30, 2017

Our Seniors Choir will be presenting a spring concert with special focus on Canada's 150th Anniversary! 7pm,  Admission by donation. 

Boogie the Bridge@ Riverside Park
Arts, Culture & Heritage
April 30, 2017

CFJC Boogie the Bridge is a not-for-profit organization in Kamloops, BC that thrives to lead in the commitment to holistic health and positive change. Our Boogie event is a fun walk or run event that accomodates all places and provides you with a variety of distances to choose from. We welcome all paces to participate in this fun-filled supportive run. 

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 2, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 3, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 3, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

Western Canada Theatre: Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth @ Sagebrush Theatre
Theatre
May 4 - 13, 2017

A moving and surprisingly funny story of two sisters finding a way to each other. Grace, an Indigenous girl adopted by a white family, is asked by her birth sister to return to the reserve for their mother’s funeral. Afraid of opening old wounds, Grace must find a place where the culture of her past can feed the truth of her present.

-All ages welcome

Arbour Aboriginal Artists Collective Youth Workshops with Chris Bose @ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 4, 2017

Arbour Collective provides opportunities for youth and adults to create art, learn new creative methods and exhibit or perform in the Kamloops area. Collective members will be working in KAG studios on the first Thursday of most months, February through June. Youth and adults of all nationalities are invited to drop in to participate. No registration required. No experience necessary. All supplies are provided. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 12+

 
Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 9, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 10, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Drink and Draw @ Red Collar Brewery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 10, 2017

Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. on the second Wednesday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer. No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided. Minors are welcome with an accompanying parent or guardian. Visit Programs for more details.

All Ages

Art History Happy Hour @ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 11, 2017

Learn something new while enjoying your after-work drink. Every month will offer a new topic on diverse aspects of art history presented by local artists, educators and researchers. A cash bar is available. Visit Programs for more information. 

5:00pm-6:00pm. Ages 19+.

Music in the Round: Broadway to Brass @ Thompson Rivers University
Live Music
May 12, 2017

Whether you are a Broadway buff or have a taste for local spirits, the TRU Foundations annual Music in the Round event has a little something for everyone. The annual fundraiser takes place Friday, May 12th, in one of TRUs hidden gems, the Irving K. Barber BC Centre. VISIT WEBSITE

Kamloops Symphony presents Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky @ Sagebrush Theatre
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 13, 2017

Presenting the amazing Jaeden Izik-Dzurko of Salmon Arm.  Such an impeccable young performer is a rarity.  Don't miss the opportunity to hear this emerging artist from our own backyard.

7;30 pm

Gerry Dee @ Sagebrush Theatre
Special Event
May 14, 2017

Gerry Dee is one of Canada’s busiest comedic talents. Drawing inspiration from his years as a high school teacher, Gerry is the star and co-creator of the hit CBC sitcom“mr.d”, now entering its 6th season. Gerry is the Winner of the 2013 Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Comedic Role for his work on "mr.d". Gerry's book "Teaching: It's Harder Than It Looks" was a National Bestseller. Gerry will certainly provide you with a night of laughter you will never forget.

7:30pm. Tickets available at www.kamloopslive.com

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 16, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 17, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 17, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 23, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 24, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 30, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 31, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
May 31, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

Arbour Aboriginal Artists Collective Youth Workshops with Chris Bose @ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 1, 2017

Arbour Collective provides opportunities for youth and adults to create art, learn new creative methods and exhibit or perform in the Kamloops area. Collective members will be working in KAG studios on the first Thursday of most months, February through June. Youth and adults of all nationalities are invited to drop in to participate. No registration required. No experience necessary. All supplies are provided. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 12+

 
Dean Brody's Beautiful Freakshow Tour @ Sandman Centre
Live Music
June 2, 2017

7pm  Tickets $35, $45 and $59.50.  Tickets available at Sandman Centre Box Office, Ticketmaster or 1-855-985-5000.

Open House @ Shumway Lake
Childrens Event
June 3, 2017

The Kamloops Canoe and Kayak Club is hosting an open house for kids ages 8+. Come try out a kayak or canoe and see if you like it and want to sign up for one of our fun week long summer camps. Email to let us know your coming!

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 6, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 7, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Skate Sun Peaks @ Sun Peaks Resort
Sports & Tournaments
June 10 - 11, 2017

Landyachtz presents Skate Sun Peak Resort, boasting a tight and techy freeride with a ski lift back to the top! Exclusively on June 10-11, downhill skaters will get endless runs down 17 unique corners, 14 of which skaters will have to drift to control speed.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 13, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 14, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 14, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

Drink and Draw @ Red Collar Brewery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 14, 2017

Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. on the second Wednesday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer. No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided. Minors are welcome with an accompanying parent or guardian. Visit Programs for more details.

All Ages

5K Foam Fest - Canada's #1 Fun Run @ Sun Peaks Resort
Sports & Tournaments
June 17, 2017

Grab your friends and family and laugh your way through over 22 Obstacles, Mud, and of course FOAM!!! We make it a fun and exciting challenge for experienced and beginner runners alike. A festival atmosphere offering activities for all ages.

5K Foam Fest @ Sun Peaks Resort
Sports & Tournaments
June 17, 2017

The “5K Foam Fest” is a one of a kind event, is not a hardcore run it is a FUNCORE run. We make it a fun and exciting challenge for experienced and beginner runners alike. Walk it, charge it, run it, fun it!

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 20, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Laura Findlay: Moving While Looking at Things That Do Not Move@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 21, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Lift and Lager - Opening Weekend @ Sun Peaks Resort
Special Event
June 24, 2017

We've teamed up with Molson to bring you a beer with a view on Saturday to celebrate opening weekend! From 12:00pm - 6:00pm your hiking or Bike Park lift ticket includes a beer at the Sunburst Lodge, and of course this extends to our hiking and Bike Park pass holders.

Ladies' Afternoon Drawing Club@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 27, 2017

Based on the hugely successful Ladies’ Drawing Nights started in New York City by artists Leah Goren, Julia Rothman and Rachel Cole, the Ladies’ Afternoon Drawing Club is for women who want to drink tea (and coffee), make friends and develop their art-making skills. Each week, KAG Art Instructor Elizabeth Pattie will lead a workshop exploring a selected topic, ranging from pencil shading techniques to gouache painting methods. In addition to learning new art-making techniques, you will also explore the work of contemporary and historical female artists to inspire your own artwork. Visit Programs for more details.

Ages 16+

Logograph@ Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 28, 2017

Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome. Visit Programs for more details.

3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12-24.

Art & Coffee Klatch@Kamloops Art Gallery
Arts, Culture & Heritage
June 28, 2017

Join us in our studios for coffee and conversation followed by a hands-on art workshop. Coffee (and tea) is served at 10:00; the workshop begins at 10:30.

Art can be messy—please wear something you won’t mind getting a bit of paint on. This program is offered in collaboration with the Kamloops Adult Learners’ Society. Registration is encouraged as space is limited. Please visit Kamloops Adult Learners' Society web site for registration forms and office hours to register in person. Visit Programs for more details.

 

10:00am. Ages 60+.

Kamloops Canoe & Kayak Club Summer Camps Begin!
Childrens Event
July 3 - September 1, 2017

Our one week long summer kids (8-13)camps begin this week and run until the end of August. Sign your kids up today!

2017 Sport Chek Kamloops Marathon
Special Event
July 23, 2017

Full and Relay Marathon  6am start

Half Marathon - 6am start

8 km Marathon - 9am start

3 km Family Fun Marathon - 9:30am start

 

 

Pedal Fest @ Sun Peaks Resort
Sports & Tournaments
September 2 - 4, 2017

Join us at Sun Peaks Resort over Labour Day Long Weekend for our 'Peaks Pedal Fest', celebrating a truly radical season of bicycling!

Kamloops Fall Home Show @ Sandman Centre
Local Market Shows, Festivals & Fairs
October 14 - 15, 2017

Sat: 10-5

Sun: 10-5

Free Admission