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Okanagan Attractions

November 22, 2012 | by Christina Van

The 2013 Okanagan Marathon: Thanksgiving in Kelowna

The 2013 Okanagan Marathon: Thanksgiving in Kelowna

Whether you’re ready for the Boston Marathon or you’re just looking for a fun and meaningful way for your family to be active, the BMO Okanagan Marathon Family Festival Weekend is a great way to spend the Thanksgiving weekend in Kelowna. Hotels throughout the city are gearing up to welcome racers of all sizes for this growing and highly anticipated event.


Three Great Rainy Day Activities Near Kelowna Hotels

Three Great Rainy Day Activities Near Kelowna Hotels

Even Kelowna, one of Canada’s sunniest cities, has rainy days. If you’re visiting the Okanagan in the fall and you’re looking for indoor activities near Kelowna hotels, the city has some great sites and attractions.


The Amazing Race: Kelowna Hotels Welcome Wine Country Half Marathoners

The Amazing Race: Kelowna Hotels Welcome Wine Country Half Marathoners

Imagine a race above sprawling vineyards, a sparkling lake and lush mountains on a sunny September morning. This is the Kelowna Wine Country Half Marathon, and Kelowna hotels are happy to give racers a place to rest their feet.


From Kelowna Hotels to the Okanagan Food & Wine Film Festival

From Kelowna Hotels to the Okanagan Food & Wine Film Festival

If you’re a foodie or a film buff who loves vino, we’ve got a festival for you. Kelowna hotels are welcoming culinary enthusiasts, wine buffs, doc-lovers, and farmers for the inaugural Okanagan Food & Wine Film Festival (OFWFF).


Get Out of Your Kelowna Hotel and Enjoy the Best of the Best Outdoors

Get Out of Your Kelowna Hotel and Enjoy the Best of the Best Outdoors

Here in the sunny Okanagan Valley, our Best Western Kelowna Hotel boasts the “best of the best” for outdoor adventure—for everyone from novices to the hardcore-hikers!