This year to celebrate culture in Canada for 150 years FCA-SOS is making “ Connections” within our community and nationally with FCA chapters. In collaboration with Okanagan School of the Arts at the Shatford Centre during the Penticton Arts Council’s multi-venue Festival Artsrising, they will be hosting a national juried show for any FCA active member and a conference for approximately 100, also open to the public.
The Penticton Art Gallery is pleased to once again host Penticton en plein air, as a kick-off event for the Arts Rising Festival later in September. The PAG has invited artists working in the genre to create works of art in Penticton along Okanagan Lake from the Sicamous to the esplanade and immediate surrounding area on Saturday, September 9th and Sunday September 10th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The general public is welcome to come observe the artists at work and get a sneak preview of the works to be exhibited in a wet painting sale that will run until September 24th.
Two brilliant, successful musicians who are trained in multiple styles of music come to entertain you at the Penticton Leir House Monday July 24th, 2017
Three successful recording artists and female artists of the year winners are coming to the Penticton Leir House to entertain you!
Now in its third year, this lively industry-insider event, is now open to the general public. This event hosts hundreds of local tourism professionals and the community to teach about the new and exciting things that are happening within this city, Get some valuable face time with the people that are the go-to source for the best spots to stay, eat, shop, play and more! The intention is to get local people Thinking about all of the Remarkable, Unique Experiences that Penticton has to offer.
This event will take place at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre.
More Details to come soon!
The ReImagine Street Art Festival was created in 2009 as an initiative of the Downtown Penticton Association. This year the festival is being revived by the Penticton and District Community Arts Council as part of Arts Rising 2017.
Stone Soup is a free creative networking and collaboration event open to Okanagan community members. This event will give participants the chance to connect with other potential Culture Days event registrants to expand their local network, find new collaborators, share resources, and brainstorm ideas for creative projects together.