As the holiday season brightens up the streets with twinkle lights, and stores fill with shoppers looking for the perfect gift, we are preparing to bring craft fairs, dance shows, and theatre performances to Kelowna. If you are looking to engage in some festive cheer with the whole family, look no further than the Rotary Centre for the Arts.
November 12 | 10am - 5pm
November 13 | 10am - 4pm
Get a jump on your holiday shopping at the Holiday Magic Market at the RCA! A one-stop shop for local handmade items! Over 60 vendors will take over the Rotary Centre for the Arts for a fun weekend of shopping. Admission by donation with partial proceeds going to Mama’s for Mama’s.
November 26 & 27 | 10am - 3pm
Join 50+ local makers for a Magical Christmas at the Rotary Centre for the Arts.
Donations of non-perishable food items & toys will be accepted throughout the market. Free Entry & Family Friendly event.
November 24 - December 2 | 7pm / 2pm
Have fun cheering for the heroes, booing for the villains, calling out to the characters on stage, and joining in some singing in Theatre Kelowna Society's Snow White. You will also meet some crazy characters you never even knew were part of the story!
December 8 - 17 | 7:30pm
RCA & New Vintage Theatre Present: North Pole Stories, a magical family adventure for all ages. With the help of a little winter magic, classic holiday stories come to life, sure to delight and captivate young and old alike. Enjoy music and interactive post-show activities with Santa and characters from the play. You can also get a photo with Santa! Companies can get a group rate on 20+ tickets.
December 22 | 7:30pm
December 23 | 3pm and 7:30pm
To close out the season, everyone's favourite holiday ballet, The Nutcracker, will be performed in the Mary Irwin Theatre. Come and join Mission Dance Company as they present this performance featuring their accomplished and passionate dancers, magical, larger-than-life, growing Christmas tree plus narration that will enhance the understanding of this classic story.
December 10 | 1pm - 2:30pm
Gather together as many tuba and euphonium players as you can, bring out the Christmas music and you have Tuba Christmas! 2022 marks the 48th anniversary for events which are presented throughout the world. Admission is free.
November 25, December 8, 9, 15 and 16
Call all creatives! Get in the Holiday spirit with one of Passionate Blooms' wreath, Grinch tree and centerpiece making workshops. Learn hands-on and create a gorgeous fun, and adorable arrangements with fresh premium products.