No matter the time of year, there is always something happening in Penticton. Home to over 30 annual major events and festivals, there is a variety to experience from cultural showcases, world-class sporting events, beer and wine festivals, live entertainment, seasonal fairs and so much more. Check out the events list below.
BC Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Gala
- Fri • July 22, 2022 • 5:00 PM
- Event Cost: $75
The BC Hockey Hall of Fame introduction ceremony returns to the home of the hall in the South Okanagan Events Centre with a new program and a great list of BC inductees.
The 2012 National Junior Champion Penticton Vees are the local headliners. The Vees won 54 games, 42 consecutively, on the way to the championship and many of that group will be in attendance for a Hall of Fame reunion on the 10th anniversary of their victory.
1600 game NHL Official Jay Sharrers
5 time Internation Gold Medal winning Defenceman Eric Brewer
11 Year Vancouver Canucks defender Mattias Ohlund
Legendary Junior Hockey Builder the late Ray Stonehouse
2002 Memorial Cup Winners The Kootnay Ice
The induction evening will be held almost exclusively in the Hall of Fame, with a reception where fans can meet inductees and view the re-invigorated displays that honour the players, teams and the history of hockey in BC.
- South Okanagan Events Centre
- 853 Eckhardt Avenue West, Penticton, , V2A 9C4