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Sunburst stage features Retro Rock

August
11
,
2016
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The Rolling Stones and Aerosmith won’t be rocking Sun Peaks village, but their music will be centre stage. This weekend, Aug. 12-15, the resort plays host to the 7th annual Retro Concert Weekend. The musical event features the legendary...

Fear No Art opens Wednesday

August
8
,
2016
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Fear No Art is the name of a joint art exhibition featuring work by two well-known Kamloops artists. Within their distinctive practices, Garry Davies and Maureen Light have certainly lived up to that admonishment. The couple’s collection of...

Up to 1,000 dancers expected for powwow

July
28
,
2016
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Dancers and their families from across Western Canada and the U.S. have begun arriving at the Kamloopa Pow-Wow grounds for the 37th annual event, one of the largest on the North American powwow circuit. Veronica Seymour, one of the event’s...

KAG provides pass to world of painting

July
21
,
2016
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For all those who’ve always wanted to pick up a brush but never found the time to pursue painting, here’s your chance. Kamloops Art Gallery offers Painting 101, the basics of acrylic painting, taught by local artist and educator...

Music in Park benefit adds food trucks

July
14
,
2016
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Great tunes, food trucks and free ice cream add up to a memorable night out for the family at the Midsummer Music Jam in Riverside Park. On Tuesday, July 26, BCLC and the City of Kamloops bring back the free night of entertainment at Music in the...

Taking a closer look at historic St. Joseph's

July
13
,
2016
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A chance to learn more about one of Kamloops’ oldest churches comes with a special run of the 2141 this Saturday, July 16. Kamloops Heritage Railway and Tk’emlups First Nation host a guided visit to St. Joseph’s Church, a new...

Species At Risk tour packs a lot into trailer

July
6
,
2016
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There will be a lot packed into a little trailer at Kamloops Farmers Market this weekend — B.C.’s rich biodiversity and what can be done to protect it. Species At Risk, a touring exhibition-in-a-trailer from the Royal B.C. Museum,...

Heritage train rechristening set for Thursday

June
29
,
2016
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It’s all aboard for the 2141 on Thursday, June 30, as a shakedown run for the Spirit of Kamloops begins its first full season in four years. Kamloops Heritage Railway offers a double whammy this year in celebration — first the...

Camping on the creative side at KAG

June
29
,
2016
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Kamloops Art Gallery invites young “art campers” to join them for a fun-filled, creative summer inspired by the exhibition Jerry Pethick: Shooting the Sun/Splitting the Pie.  Led by a talented art instructors, campers will...

Ice Age on Ice tickets go on sale for fall show

June
7
,
2016
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Tickets for the ice-skating extravaganza Ice Age on Ice, which features giant wooly mammoths on skates among other impressive feats, go on sale Wednesday. The touring adaptation of the animated franchise performs in Kamloops at Sandman Centre...