TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN KELOWNA and surrounding areas in WINTER ❄️
1) A favorite of mine. BIGWHITE. This is truly a world class ski/snowboard resort. Amazing CHAMPAGNE powder, to quote our local celebrity Michale J :) ⛷ #bigwhite www.bigwhite.com
2) Myra Canyon Trestles. the 1915 Railway has been converted into 18 wooden trestles of walking 'trails' hovering over Myra Canyon, and spectacular views of the Okanagan Lake.
3) Snowshoeing/Cross Country Skiing Kelowna is surrounded by amazing trails and beautiful scenery.Check out Telemark Nordic Club www.telemarknordic.com #telemarknordic
4) Ice Skating at Stuart Park Ice Rink. ⛸Located right downtown off the Lake.Don't have skates or a helmet? Not to worry, you can rent...Oh, and of course Hot Chocolate is available. Opens December 1st
5) Dog Sledding - check out Candle Creek Dog Sled Tours
6) Kelowna Stables at Myra Canyon Ranch Guided tours all year round. No experience required. kids to Grandparents
7) Arts and Culture No matter the time of year Kelowna is a host to a show,exhibit,festival,or cultural event to invigorate your senses. Check out Kelowna Art Gallery,Rotary Centre For The Arts,Kelowna Actors Studio,Ballet Kelowna, Okanagan Symphony.. And of course Wine events www.thewinefestivals.com
8) WINTER WINE TOURS🍷..Yes, you can wine tour all year round. Check out www.discoverokanagantours.com #discoverokanagantours
9) Kelowna Rockets #kelownarockets WHL hockey. 🏒 We are the proud host to the Memorial Cup #memorialcup this year...
10) BEER 🍺... Kelowna is not just about wine anymore... We have some amazing Craft Breweries...
The countdown is on and we can’t wait for the 2020 #MemorialCup Presented by @kiacanada! Cheers to the more than 1500 @kelownarocketswhl fans who attended the pre-game party on opening night that featured a replay of the exciting 2004 championship final on the big outdoor screen. Looking forward to a special season and seeing you all in May 🏆
This week's #podcast features former Windsor Spitfires goaltender, Andrew Engelage. Engy discusses his time with the Spits leading up to the 2009 OHL & Memorial Cup Championship. Available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or anywhere podcasts are found. Link in bio
Rockets round out coaching staff for Memorial Cup season
When Adam Foote took the reigns behind the Kelowna Rockets bench last October, it’s safe to say the team was in some disarray. Indeed, at 4-10, the perennially successful organization appeared adrift in uncharted waters. The situation on the ice gradually improved, but the early season swoon proved too much […] Glen Erickson
Today is the day! At 4:00 we kick off the Kelowna Rockets Memorial Cup season with a tail gate party downtown. Come out for some live music & relive the 2004 Mem Cup Championship game on the big screen! Sun is shining and the drinks are cold 🍻😎🎵🏒
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The 2019-20 #CHL season officially began on a historic night for @huskiesrn with three new banners raised to the rafters in Rouyn-Noranda including their first #MemorialCup Presented by @kiacanada title while also celebrating @lhjmq_qmjhl_ regular season and playoff championships 🏆
Tailgate Party! The Memorial Cup Tourney is coming to Kelowna this May and we thought the best way to kick off the Kelowna Rockets season is a lil tailgating party. So... before the home opener this Saturday Sept 21st come down to the Rotary Center for the Arts courtyard between 4-7pm for beer, live music, food trucks and let’s celebrate an exciting year ahead for the home team! Entry is $5, kids free. Season ticket holders can join free too. Go Rocket's Go! Let's get out & create some buzz in our city 👊🍻🏒🥅🎵🌮
Thank you @hfx_mooseheads for the jersey! 🙏🏻 It was an honour to sponsor the Memorial Cup this year 🏒 I can remember watching Moose games since I was a kid & I’m thankful to have grown up here in Halifax. It was great to have the teams come by the shop & see everyone reppin our coast in the arena all week! Thank you everyone for the continued support & for supporting this Atlantic Canadian business! Stay tuned for our Boat Flag Collection releasing next week! ⛵️ #EastCoastLifestyle
Sunday’s #MemorialCup Highlights: Host @hfx_mooseheads double up @guelph_storm_ohl to stay perfect and secure at least a Semi-Final berth. Swipe ◀️ for Game 3 saves from Gravel, all of the goals including Lavoie’s shorthanded masterpiece, plus post-game interviews with Kyte and Morand 🎥