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Penticton’s tourism and hospitality businesses are eager to welcome you this Winter season and your support is more crucial than ever. Many Penticton and area businesses are open and have made changes to their schedules or policies to ensure your safety. 

Let’s do our part by following provincial health orders and continuing to stay local and support local businesses in accordance with the latest Provincial health orders.

Visit Penticton will endeavour to update this page on a timely and accurate basis, but please always check with businesses and services ahead of time.

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Updated: January 13th, 2021

Culinary

Bad Tattoo Brewing: Rock oven pizza, a fresh salad, or craft beer. Open 11am – 10pm, 7 days a week.  Take out is available for pick -up only. VIEW MENU

The Barking Parrot Bar: Fantastic lake views from the patio.  Drop in for a quick bite or delicious cocktail. Open daily 12pm – 11pm VIEW MENU. New pic-up meals available ‘Parrot Packs’ for $35 (Burger, Pizza or Nacho packs). Also available, build at home cocktail kits!

Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro: Great food and award-winning, hand-crafted brews. Dine-in, take-out and delivery available Kitchen is open 7 days a week 11:30am – 10pm. Weekly feature menu. VIEW MENU

Bear’s Den Restaurant: This family-style diner, located at Hotel Penticton, has won numerous awards for “Best Breakfast” in Penticton.  Join them daily for breakfast or lunch from 7 am to 2 pm, dine and 10% discount for take-out orders. VIEW MENU .

The Bench Market: Offers all-day breakfast, weekend brunch, baked goods, gourmet lunch, takeaway meals, catering and grocery – along with the best coffee in town, made using locally-roasted organic beans.  Open daily 7am – 5pm and you can now also ORDER ONLINE

Brodo Kitchen:  Enjoy a soup flight, fresh salad, a “sammie” or a combination of all three. Open Monday to Friday 11am to 5pm for takeout. View their Facebook page for daily features. VIEW MENU

Buy the Sea Seafoods: Mouthwatering Fish n’ Chip and more for take-out only. Open Monday to Thursday from 11am – 6pm, Friday 11am – 7 pm, and Saturday 11am – 6pm, closed Sunday’s. VIEW MENU

FoodieLicious Kitchen: The house caterers at The Days Inn on Riverside Drive. Check out their Facebook Page to see what goodies are currently available for take-out or VIEW MENUS on their website.

Gratify Foods: Delicious, nutritious treats for health-conscious people. Everything is naturally made gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan and refined sugar free. Located on Main Street, they are open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30am to 5pm. VIEW MENU

The Hooded Merganser: An award winning restaurant managed by Penticton Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre. Dine-in open Wed – Sun 4 pm – 11 pm, Dine-in Menu. Hood at Home frozen meals and cocktail kits available 7 days a week, Hood at Home menu

Nautical Dog Cafe: Enjoy artisan food and drink! Hand crafted local coffee, fresh fruit spritzers, breakfast, lunch, pastry and desserts! Open Tues – Sun 9am – 4pm, daily special featured.

Penticton Indian Cuisine: Exquisite flavour and wide range of Indian dishes with fresh herbs and spices, adding a touch of Nepalese finish. Open 7 days a week 11 am – 9 pm, for dine-in, take-out and delivery. Featuring daily lunch specials and dinner specials. VIEW MENU

Petrasek Bakery: An artisan European bakery where everything is fresh baked daily, traditionally handcrafted and made from scratch. Open Tuesday to Saturday 9am – 4pm. Pick-up and delivery also available.

The Prague Cafe (European): Czech and European homemade fresh baked goods, healthy soups, sandwiches and a lot of other delicious treats. Open Monday – Thursday: 9am – 2:30pm, Friday – Sunday: 9am – 3pm for dine-in and take-out VIEW MENU

Seis Cielo Specialty Coffees: Sustainably sourced beans that are roasted in-house! Cafe offers fresh hot brew coffee, nitro cold brew, vegan snacks (from Gratify Foods) and more. Open Monday – Friday 7am – 3pm, and Saturday 8am to 1pm. Coffee beans are also available ONLINE

Slackwater Brewing: The food philosophy matches that of the beer—simple, balanced and approachable. Open Tuesday – Thursday 12pm – 9 pm; Friday & Saturday 12pm – 10pm, for dine-in and take out (Closed Mondays & Sundays) VIEW MENU.
Free local beer delivery for order over $30 Beer Menu

Smugglers Smoke House: Low & slow, mouthwatering smoked meat and other classics. Open Tuesday – Thursday 11am – 8pm , Friday 11am – 9pm, Saturday 3pm – 9pm, for dine-in, take-out and delivery. VIEW MENU

The Station Public House:  Fresh Flavours, Craft Beer and Local Wine. Open for Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week 11am – 10pm, for dine-in and take-out VIEW MENU

Sushi Genki: Delicious sushi and ramen that’s packed full of flavour. Open Monday – Friday 11am – 3pm & 4pm – 7:30pm for dine-in and take-out ORDER ONLINE

Sushi Kojo: An innovative menu that brings a Japanese flair. Open Tuesday to Saturday 11am – 8pm. Take-out and delivery only. VIEW MENU

Theo’s Restaurant: Large, homey restaurant offing a big menu of high-end Greek cuisine, seafood and wine. Open Sunday – Wednesday 3pm – 9pm, Thursday 11:30am – 9pm, Friday & Saturday 11:30am – 10pm for dine-in, take-out and delivery.  VIEW MENU

TIME Winery & Kitchen: Elevated burgers and brunch and delicious roast prime rib dinners on Sundays.  Open Wednesday – Sunday 12pm – 9pm, for dine-in, take-out and delivery  VIEW MENU. Special Prime Rib Roast Sundays from 5:30pm.
TIME @Home frozen entrees available, ORDER ONLINE

Tratto Pizzaria: Pizza Napoletana in Penticton.  Open for Dinner Sunday – Thursday 4pm – 9pm and Friday & Saturday 4pm – 10pm, for dine-in, take-out and delivery VIEW MENU

Villa Rosa Ristorante: Great food with an extensive local BC and Italian wine list. Dining room is open Tuesday – Sunday from 5pm, for dine-in, take-out and delivery. Villa Rosa Dinner Crates availaing for pick-up or delivery as well.  The Cibo Okanagan Cookbook is a great gift idea. VIEW MENU

Wayne and Freda: Enjoy a specialty coffee, brunch or afternoon treat in their warm and inviting space. Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm, for dine-in and take-out VIEW MENUS. Online ordering available for pick-up to avoid the lines!

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Wineries

8th Generation Vineyard – Celebrating 237 years of winemaking history. Open daily for wine sales 11am – 2pm, tasting room is closed ORDER ONLINE

Bench 1775 Winery: Tasting room is now closed for the season. Open for wine sales and curbside pick up 9:30am – 4:30pm Monday – Friday ORDER ONLINE

Blasted Church Vineyards: Classical wines for a modern world. Open for wine sales Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm ORDER ONLINE

D’Angelo Estate Winery: Their focus is to produce quality red wines. Open for wine sales 11am – 5pm daily, outdoor tastings only. Call ahead for curbside pick-up orders ORDER ONLINE

Dirty Laundry Vineyard: Wine shop and Patio tastings winter hours Friday to Sunday 12pm – 4pm or ORDER ONLINE

Elephant Island Winery: Wines that are rooted and inspired by family history. The tasting room is closed for the season but you can purchase wines and ciders, online.  Check out the Collections & Gifts section to save on the shipping ORDER ONLINE

Four Shadows Vineyard: A Penticton winery with a focus on family.  The tasting room is closed for the season, but don’t worry you can still get their wine through their online store.  Curbside pick up and local drop off are available with Free Shipping on orders of 12 or more bottles. ORDER ONLINE

Great Estates Okanagan Wine Experience Centre: Experience the best of four regional wineries and discover the distinct terroir from Summerland to Osoyoos. Open Monday – Thursday 11am – 5pm and Friday – Sunday 11am – 6pm.  Book a daily tasting experience or indulge in a Wine + Chocolate = Happiness Tasting available on Saturdays & Sundays. Great Estates Wines are also available for purchase online ORDER ONLINE

Hillside Winery: Unique, small-lot, and terroir-driven are terms best used to describe Hillside wines. Open daily for wine sales 11 am – 5 pm, all wines are available for purchase online ORDER ONLINE

La Frenz Estate Winery: Explore terroir driven award winning wines shipped in 3, 6 or 12 bottle cases. The Wine Shop is closed for tastings, but open for sales by appointment Monday – Friday 9am – 3pm ORDER ONLINE

Lake Breeze Vineyards: Striving to produce wines that are the epitome of the Okanagan.  The tasting room is closed for the season but curbside pick up is still available Monday – Friday 12pm – 4pm ORDER ONLINE

Laughing Stock Vineyards: Home to all the Bordeaux grape varieties (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec & Petit Verdot) that are included in their flagship wine, Portfolio. The tasting room is closed for the season, but wines can be purchased online ORDER ONLINE 

Little Engine Wines: Focusing on ultra low tonnage, the finest French Oak, small batch ferments and a relentless pursuit of excellence their collection offers a wine suited for Enthusiasts and Collectors. Open Monday – Friday 12 pm – 4 pm for sales and pick-ups only, ORDER ONLINE. Try one of the Virtual Wine Tasting packs ORDER HERE

Meyer Family Vineyards: Traditional French Burgundian style small case lots of varietals with an emphasis on Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Tasting room is closed, wines sales still available for purchase online.  ORDER ONLINE

Monster Vineyards: Tasting room closed for season. They believe that wine is an essential part of life so if you are in Penticton, Summerland or Naramata they will personally deliver wine to your door.  Purchases can be made by calling 250-493-9463 ext 3,  visiting Poplar Grove Winery or ORDER ONLINE 

Moraine Winery:  A family-owned winery and vineyard overlooking Okanagan Lake, located just minutes from Penticton. They are open daily for tastings 11am – 4pm or you can ORDER ONLINE

Nichol Vineyard: The second most northerly winery on the Naramata Bench, celebrating their 26th vintage this year.  If you want to visit in the Winter please call 250-496-5962 and they will do their best to accommodate you.  ORDER ONLINE

Nighthawk Vineyard: A boutique family farm gate winery, with a distinctive terroir that contributes to some of the finest grape growing conditions. Tasting room closed, all of wines available to be ordered via phone 250-497-8874 or 250-300-9161 or email info@nighthawkvineyards.com

Painted Rock Estate Winery: Dedicated to the production of ultra-premium, terroir driven Okanagan wines. Enjoy an Estate Wine Tasting Friday – Sunday 11 am – 4 pm until Dec 13. (after Dec 13 by appointment) or ORDER ONLINE

Poplar Grove Winery:  Estate Grown. Locally Farmed. Family Owned. Founded in 1993, Poplar Grove Winery is one of the original five wineries on the Naramata Bench. Open daily 11am to 5pm for counter sales and tasting experiences by appointment only.  Explore a wide range of wines available for purchase online.  ORDER ONLINE

Red Rooster Winery: Their wines consistently receive top honours at major wine competitions around the world. Open Thursday – Monday 11am – 5pm for tastings and purchases.  Call 250-492-2424 to reserve tasting or purchase some well-crafted, premium wine by clicking link. ORDER ONLINE

See Ya Later Ranch: One of the highest elevation vineyards in the Okanagan Valley – an area where nature has created conditions perfect for growing grapes destined to become award-winning wines. Tastings by appointment only.  Wines can also be purchased online.  ORDER ONLINE

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery: Three unique Okanagan brands in the one iconic location: Sumac Ridge, Black Sage Vineyard and Steller’s Jay Sparkling.  Tastings are available by appointment daily 11am – 4:30pm and wines can also be purchased online ORDER ONLINE

Therapy Vineyards: Everyone needs a little therapy and this winery is on a mission to bring great wine to great people.  Open daily from 11am to 4pm for tastings and purchases or ORDER ONLINE

Three Sisters Winery: A full family affair producing great wines to be enjoyed from their house to yours.  The tasting room is closed for the season, but tastings are still available by appointment Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 4pm, emailing david@earlco.com  If you are not ready to visit, you can make use of contactless curbside pick-up and you can ORDER ONLINE

Tightrope Winery: A journey of balance, skill and experience, from grape to bottle, for a perfect finish every time. The wine shop and tasting room is open Tuesday to Friday 12pm – 4pm by reservation only. ORDER ONLINE

TIME Winery: A full production winery, complete with a tasting bar and restaurant, located in the heart of downtown Penticton. The Wine Shop is open daily 12pm – 6pm ORDER ONLINE

Upper Bench Winery & Creamery: Offering a unique experience to visitors by pairing artisan wine and hand-crafted cheese. Open daily for wine & cheese sales from 10am to 5pm.  Phone or place your order online, curb-side pickup available as well as FREE BC wide shipping for a limited time. ORDER ONLINE

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Tasting Room Tours & Shuttles

Grape Friends Lounge & Tours: Specialized in wine and brewery tours for smaller groups with a max of 6 people. Focusing on the heart of beautiful South Okanagan Wine Country. Gift cards are perfect for all types of occasions BUY NOW

Sage Brush Tours: An amazing selection of Winter Wine Tours and Ski Shuttles to Local Ski Resorts.  BUY NOW

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Breweries

Bad Tattoo Brewing: Like a true bad tattoo, their brews are handcrafted and leave you with a great story to tell. Open 7 days a week 11 am – 10 pm, for dine-in, take-out, retail sales and delivery. VIEW MENU

Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro: A pub with a friendly atmosphere, cheerful waitresses and bartenders, good drinks and a restaurant with homemade quality foods. Open daily 11am – 11pm (Kitchen 11:30am – 10pm). Barley Mill micro brewed beer is exclusive to the Barley Mill Cold Beer and Wine Store, open daily 9am – 11pm and offering delivery service.

Cannery Brewing: This micro-brewery produces individually crafted fine ales and lagers of unmistakable complexity and balance. The Tap Room and Retail Store are open Monday – Friday 12pm – 9pm and Saturday & Sunday 11am – 9pm.  Order online for touch-free curbside pick up. ORDER ONLINE

Highway 97 Brewery: A boutique-style craft brewery that takes pride in making the perfectly balanced craft beer that everyone can enjoy. Open Wednesday – 1pm – 7pm, Thursday – Saturday 1pm – 8pm and Sunday 12pm – 6pm or ORDER ONLINE

Slackwater Brewing: The food philosophy matches that of the beer—simple, balanced and approachable. Open Tuesday – Thursday 12pm – 9 pm; Friday & Saturday 12pm – 10pm, for dine-in and take out (Closed Mondays & Sundays) VIEW MENU.
Free local beer delivery for order over $30 Beer Menu

Tin Whistle Brewing Co: The South Okanagan’s original brewery is still going strong 25 years later. Under new ownership, exciting things are coming in 2021. Tasting room open Monday – Saturday 11:30am – 6pm (8pm on Fridays) for growler fills, retail sales and food purchases in collaboration with The Nest. Free local deliveries on orders over $60.  ORDER ONLINE

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Distilleries and Cideries

Legend Distilling: Spirits, cocktails and provisions from farm to glass. The tasting room and pantry are open by appointment only, Thursday – Monday 12pm – 4pm. Or you can order online and enjoy free shipping in BC and Alberta on orders over $100. SHOP NOW

Maple Leaf Spirits: Pioneers in Craft Distilling in Penticton since 2005, Maple Leaf offers a unique experience while wine touring.  They are proud to offer award winning spirits, brandy and liqueurs handcrafted from Okanagan grown fruit, grapes and wine and distilled following European tradition. The tasting room is open by appointment only and you can also ORDER ONLINE

Millionaires Row Cider:  A family-run cidery located on an apple orchard in Summerland, with a rich history. Tasting Room is closed for the season, but you can still ORDER ONLINE for delivery and pick-up.

NOMAD Cider: Handcrafted cider made from fresh-pressed local BC apples and pears. The tasting room is closed for the season, but online orders with shipping and pick up are still available. ORDER ONLINE

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Shopping & Gift Ideas 

BC VQA Wine Info Centre: More than just a wine store! Offering a huge selection of BC VQA wines, wine accessories, and local food items. Visit for tasting tips before you start your wine tour or simply stop in to see what is happening in BC’s wine industry. Open for retail sales, order by phone, or shop online. Curbside pick up is available as well as local delivery for purchases over $50. Open daily 9am – 5pm or SHOP ONLINE

Buy the Sea Seafoods: Fresh and frozen seafood is arriving 2-3 times per week. The store is open Monday 10 am – 6 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 am to 6 pm, Friday 9 am – 7 pm and Saturday 9am – 6pm.

Cherry Lane Shopping Centre: A diverse mix of over 55 stores and services, the mall is open Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 7:30pm and Sunday 11am – 5pm. London Drugs, Save-on Foods and Hudson’s Bay are continuing their regular hours. The food court is open with some seating available to keep social distancing. HOLIDAY SHOPPING HOURS

Eskala Mountain Sports: Visit their store to find a variety of quality gear and apparel from today’s leading outdoor industry brands. Open Monday to Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm or SHOP ONLINE.

Jak’s Beer, Wine & Spirits – Cherry Lane: Shop in-store or ONLINE! The store is open 9am – 11pm daily, 365 days a year offering a wide selection of beverages. They are temporarily not accepting cash and ask guests to use credit or debit cards. Bottle returns are not accepted at this time. Check out the MONTHLY SPECIALS

Lanyon Home: Visit their Front Street store to find European styling, quality vintage finds, original handcrafted furniture, artisan pieces and art. Private shopping experiences are available for anyone wishing to shop alone or with a bubble member Open 10 am – 4 pm Monday to Saturday or SHOP ONLINE

Maple Roch: Purity, passion, tradition, social responsibility, sustainable. Maple Roch has brought east to west by introducing the finest New Brunswick Maple Syrup to the BC Market. Custom made gift baskets available for pick up (5% of sales will go to local charities).Visit their retail store in Summerland from 10am to 5pm from Tuesday to Saturday or SHOP ONLINE

Naramata Inn:  Christmas shopping made easy for lovers of local food and wine. Naramata Inn is offering a variety of holiday gift boxes this season –
from innovative culinary-focused gift boxes, to curated wine collections that show off the best of the Okanagan Valley. SHOP ONLINE

Soda Creek Soap Company: The store is open Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 am to 5 pm. Order online and choose between the option of online delivery or curbside pickup at check out. A selection of imperfect formed soap bars are FREE for those in need.

Summerland Sweets: Open Monday to Friday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. They have a full range of fruit based products including pancake syrups, gourmet jams, nut brittles, and many gift packages. 

Whimsy & Wry Bridals: Locally owned and operated, each gown at Whimsy & Wry Bridals is carefully selected and sourced from Indie designers around the world that believe in the same ethical standards as they do. BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

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Arts Culture & Entertainment

The Lloyd Gallery: Providing the Okanagan Valley with an exceptional selection of quality original art by Canadian artists. The gallery is open Monday – Saturday 10am – 5:30pm and new works are also available to VIEW ONLINE

Penticton & District Community Arts  Council: Offering a range of virtual activities and workshops as part of the Arts Matter Online program. Until December 12th you can also get involved in their Pop Up Fundraiser with 100% of fundraising being put back into community arts programming. VIEW ONLINE

Penticton Art Gallery: In existence for over 67 years, the Penticton Art Gallery continues to strive to expand its programs and offerings to the community. The gallery is currently open Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm and Saturday 11am – 4pm. Their current Under 500 Exhibition & Sale features artisans, crafters, and visual artists working in all media from across British Columbia. VIEW ONLINE

Penticton Museum & Archives: Explore the unique world of Penticton and the South Okanagan beyond its famous ‘beaches and peaches’ with tons of hands-on displays and activities for the whole family. Admission is by donation and you can visit Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am to 4:30 pm. Make A Christmas Card Kits are available at the Museum now! Each kit contains: washi tape, sticker paper, card stock cards and instructions.

Tumbleweed Gallery: This artist run gallery features unusual and inspiring works of art from local artists. The gallery also offers framing services and advice, to ensure that your art, and your home, looks its best. Open Tuesday to Friday – 10:00am to 5:00pm and Saturday by appointment. VIEW ONLINE

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Health & Wellness

Melt Mineral Spa: Take Care Of Your Body. It’s The Only One You’ve Got. Open Monday 9am – 5pm, Tuesday – Friday 9:30am – 6pm and Saturday 9am – 5pm. CLICK HERE for booking requirements.

Pure Gym & Juicery: Changing lives since 2015 with a Full Facility Gym, Spin Studio, Group Fitness Classes, Personal Training, Pool + Hot Tub and Juice/Smoothie Bar. Open Monday – Thursday 5am – 10pm, Friday 6am – 8pm, Saturday & Sunday 7am – 7pm Vitamins and supplements available for purchase via website. SHOP ONLINE

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Outdoor Adventure & Family Fun

Apex Mountain Ski Resort: With an average of 600 cm of incredible, light champagne powder snow falling each season, Apex provides the moderate winter conditions and dry power snow craved by skiers and snowboarders alike.  Adult one day passes are now available for sale at Penticton Visitor Centre, 888 Westminster ($7 off standard day rate) or you can select your day and BUY ONLINE

The Bike Barn: They sell, service, repair and ride bikes in Penticton. Current hours Wednesday – Saturday 9am – 5:30pm. Offering  curbside pick-up and drop-off.  Drive thru option with payment over the phone or via etransfer for an absolutely contactless transaction. CLICK HERE for service details.

Freedom The Bike Shop: Bikes, eBikes, accessories, clothing and rentals. Open Monday – Saturday 9:30am- 5:30pm, please call ahead – 250-493-0686 (no cash transactions).

Okanagan ATV Tours: Explore the incredible Okanagan backcountry on the seat of an ATV. Gift certificates are available for 2hr and 4 hr tours. Call 250-717-0733 or visit the website for more information.

Okanagan Hockey Camps: An icon in the industry as the longest operating hockey camp in the world. They offer one week full day, fully supervised day camps over the 8 weeks of summer in Penticton for ages 5-17 at any skill level from Beginner to Advanced, skaters and goaltenders. Register before Dec 31st and receive reduced pricing on all 2021 Summer Camps. FIND YOUR CAMP

Epic Cycling Wine Adventures: If you want to experience all the beauty of the South Okanagan, Epic Cycling is the right destination for you. Along with the ride of a lifetime, come and get a taste of Europe with a world-renowned wine region waiting for you to discover soon. VIEW AND BOOK A 2021 TOUR

Hoodoo Adventure Co: South Okanagan’s only indoor climbing gym, call ahead to book your 2hr time slot or BOOK ONLINE. All gift certificates purchased by Dec 24 will receive $150 value for every $100 invested. Redeemable on any Hoodoo product. CONNECT ASAP

Mountain Bluebird Tours: Whether you’re an avid bird watcher, photographer or nature lover, guided Okanagan birding and photography trips with Mountain Bluebird Tours are fully customizable to fit your goals. A safety plan is in place to reduce risk during your tour. BOOK ONLINE

Nickel Plate Nordic Centre: 56 km of groomed trails for both classic and skate skiing and 16 km of marked snowshoe trails. Day passes are available for purchase online. BUY ONLINE

South Okanagan E Bike Safaris: An absolute must do! Book this amazing Safari and knowledgeable guides will introduce you to Osoyoos and the South Okanagan sharing its history, highlights, facts and stories. Currently closed for the season and reopening March 2021 so start PLANNING NOW

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