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Okanagan Attractions

November 22, 2012 | by Christina Van

4 Inspiring UBC-O Events to Discover When Staying at Your Kelowna Hotel Near the Airport

4 Inspiring UBC-O Events to Discover When Staying at Your Kelowna Hotel Near the Airport

Centrally located near a handful of thriving colleges and universities, it’s no surprise that our Kelowna hotel near the airport is home away from home for many travelling talented performers, artistic poets and engaging speakers thanks to a partnership between our hotel and the University of British Columbia Okanagan’s Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies (FCCS). Perfect for the creative thinkers, the performance enthusiasts and the knowledge junkies, these FCCS events will appeal to anyone looking to enrich their time in the Okanagan.


3 Hip January Events to Attend When Staying at Your Kelowna Hotel Near Airport

3 Hip January Events to Attend When Staying at Your Kelowna Hotel Near Airport

When you’re staying at a Kelowna hotel near the airport this winter season, don’t let the snow cause you to hibernate or forget about all the live entertainment you could be taking in indoors. This January and February, Kelowna offers a line-up of some of the year’s best musical and comedy acts, with something for everyone.


2 Must-attend UBC-O Events Happening Close to Your Kelowna Hotel Near Airport

2 Must-attend UBC-O Events Happening Close to Your Kelowna Hotel Near Airport

Among the wonderful families, business men and women, and travellers who stay at our Kelowna hotel near the airport, you’ll often find talented artists and engaging speakers participating in events put on by University of British Columbia Okanagan’s Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies. From performances to poetry readings to community discussions about fair trade, these upcoming FCCS events give you a chance to think about issues and be inspired while you’re in the valley.


Four Holiday Shopping Hot Spots Near Your Kelowna Accommodations

Four Holiday Shopping Hot Spots Near Your Kelowna Accommodations

Every year, as the snow begins to fall, the carols merrily serenade shoppers, and houses begin to sparkle with brilliant white lights, Christmas rapidly approaches—sometimes too quickly. When planning your trip and staying at a Kelowna accommodation this holiday shopping season, get ahead of the game and check out these Christmas markets for all your stocking stuffers and unique finds.


Fall in Love with Autumn in the Okanagan When Staying at Hotels in Kelowna

Fall in Love with Autumn in the Okanagan When Staying at Hotels in Kelowna

There’s a whole lot more to the Okanagan than the watersports of summer and the skiing of winter. In fact, some say autumn is the best time of year to book a hotel in Kelowna to enjoy the mild days, stunning landscapes filled with reds and yellows of the season, and all the wonderful ways you can enjoy both in nature.