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January 20 - March 16, 2016 

Graphic Novel Club @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Read, talk about and create graphic novels. Including large collaborative artworks to be displayed in the young adult section of the Kamloops Library.

Wednesday's from 3:30pm-5:00pm. Ages 12 - 24, FREE. No experience necessary, all supplies provided.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 12 - 14, 2016 

Valentine's Day @ Terra Restaurant

We are opening our doors for a very romantic 3-course table d'hôte Valentine's Day dinner on Sunday, February 14th. This special evening is by reservation only, please call to book.

We will also have a table d'hôte menu available for our guests on Friday the 12th & Saturday the 13th. Reservations are highly recommended. Valentine's Day is known to book up quickly!



For more information phone 250-374-2913

February 12 - 14, 2016 

Valentine's Day @ Atlas Steak + Fish

This valentines share a romantic evening with the one you love. Receive a 3 course meal which includes a shared appetizer, an entree with a shared side, and a shared dessert. For reservations and more information please call 250-852-6565



For more information phone 250-852-6565

February 12 - 13, 2016 

The Hank Stallion Band @ The Blue Grotto

$5 cover. Doors open at 8pm. 21+



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

February 13 - 15, 2016 

Valentines Day Dinner @ Hoodoos

Romance the one you love this Valentine’s and treat them to a night out at Hoodoos. Enjoy an unforgettable 3 course meal created by Executive Chef Steven Doucet. $49 per person. Reservations begin after 5pm. Book your view. 250.828.9404



For more information phone 250-828-9404 or Email. Website

February 13 - 14, 2016 

Burton Mountain Festival @ Sun Peaks Resort

Try Burton's latest gear, jam out to some après entertainment, Coors Light Throwback Challenge and après, women’s ride days, Riglet Parks for the kids, and great conversation with a community of riders.

 



For more information phone 250-578-5474 Website

February 13 - 14, 2016 

Valentine's Day @ Blue Dining + Lounge

Spoil the one you love this Valentine’s and treat them to a night out at blue Dining + Lounge. Delight in an unforgettable 4 course menu created by Executive Chef Mitch Schafer featuring locally sourced charcuterie, lamb shank, beautiful handmade gnocchi and other delicious dishes for your special evening. $89 per couple. Reservations begin after 5pm.



For more information phone 778-471-8035

February 13 - 14, 2016 

Sip Along the Kamloops Wine Trail With Your Valentine

Celebrate with your sweetheart by taking them on an intimate and interactive VIP tour of the Kamloops Wine Trail on February 13 or 14. Only $149 per couple includes pick-up from your residence, sampling fees and lunch along the trail. Limited seating available, call or text 250-572-0008 today.



For more information phone 250-572-0008 or Email. Website

February 13, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents The Genius of Ravel @ Sagebrush Theatre

The teacher. The composer. The orchestrator. Ravel was a brilliant influence. We start this programme in the rough and tumble streets of Paris and end in a St. Petersburg gallery. Join the orchestra as we stroll through Pictures at an Exhibition, a colourful depiction of 10 paintings in crisp, musical detail.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

February 13, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Vancouver @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

February 13, 2016 

French Conversation@ Downtown Kamloops Library

Beginner? Fluent? Somewhere in the middle? French speakers of all levels are welcome to join us at the downtown Kamloops Library for an hour of conversational French from 10-11am. Light refreshments will be served.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

February 13, 2016 

Super Static Electricity Show @ BIG Little Science Centre

Super Static Electricity Show at 11am and 1:30pm The amazing Static Electricity Show is an interactive, fun show that explores those little (and BIG) sparks in your life. Plus, is it time for your science centre Hair-do? All of the above is included with the standard entry fee.



For more information phone 250-554-2572 or Email. Website

February 13, 2016 

Make & Take Event @ Eagle Eye Gifts

Essential Oils. $25/person plus GST. Perfect for Valentines!



For more information phone 250-372-1114

February 13, 2016 

Love in the Loops @ Kamloops Convention Centre

The Breakfast Club is hosting a dinner dance fundraiser event. We are a small group of enthusiastic individuals who have come together with the aim to raise a minimum of $15,000 in 3 months for ‘The Boys and Girls Club’s’ Power Start Program.

Come join us for a fun night out! We will be doing a silent auction, photobooth, and a trip voucher! There will also be a DJ so we can dance the night away.

6:00pm. Tickets $60. Can be purchased at Bold Pizzaria and Taco Del Mar. Or contact Rikki Andrew.



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February 13, 2016 

Chinese New Year @ Lotus Inn Restaurant

The Kamloops Chinese Cultural Association and Chinese Freemasons are together celebrating Chinese New Year – the Year of the Monkey on Saturday February 13th at the Lotus Inn Restaurant with entertainment, trivia/door prizes, and a special Chinese buffet. Everyone is welcome and tickets are $30 each



For more information phone 250-554-1082 or Email. Website

February 14, 2016 

4th Annual Valentine's Day Event @ Sakred Skin

Must be valentine/friendship/love themed tattoo. NO BIGGER THEN PALM SIZE! If you can't decide - choose from some of our flash! A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the SPCA!



For more information phone 250-828-1313 or Email. Website

February 14, 2016 

Animal Teeth, Daydreams, No Spectrum @ Barnacle Records

Come get your cozy on at the matinée Valentines Day show at Barnacle Records! The triple-threat of Animal Teeth/Daydreams/No Spectrum is guaranteed to bring on top quality vibes equally good for hand-holding and/or rocking out.

All-ages gig so bring your babies and your grandparents down if you're rolling without a sweetheart this year.

$5 at the door. $4 advance @ Barnacle before Feb 1st.
Doors & DJ set @ 4PM



For more information phone 250-372-1963

February 14, 2016 

Valentine's Day @ ROMEOs Kitchen + Spirits

Treat your loved one to a romantic evening at ROMEOs. This special 3 Course Dinner, created by the amazing Chef Romeo, features a glass of wine to be paired with any of the entrées. Vegetarian options available. Prices range from $52.00 to $60.00. Reservations are recommended.



For more information phone 250-372-5312 or Email. Website

February 14, 2016 

Valentine's Day @ Fireside Steakhouse

We're celebrating Valentine's Day with a scrumptuous dinner prepared by Executive Chef Mike Swann and his team. This three-course indulgence includes delicious choices like duck breast or veal filet, with rich appetizers and a White Chocolate & Brandy Trifle to finish. 

Dinner is $55 per person and carefully-selected wines to accompany each course can be added for $20. On Sunday, February 14th, there two seatings 5:15-7:15PM and 7:30-9:30PM and only the special menu will be offered. On Friday and Saturday, both the special menu and the a la carte menus will be offered. 

Call 250-377-8075 to make reservations.



For more information phone 250-377-8075 Website

February 16, 2016 

Persistence of Vision @ Kamloops Art Gallery

3:30pm - 5:00pm. Ages 6 to 12, $70 members/$85 public.

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 17, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Red Deer @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

February 17, 2016 

The Sheepdogs @ Cactus Jack's

9:00pm. 19+. Tickets available at www.ticketweb.ca or at Cactus Jack's.



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February 18, 2016 

Kamloops Film Series presents Rams @ Paramount Theatre

7:00pm. Tickets are $8 per film and can be purchased at Moviemart, online at www.kamloopsfilmsociety.ca, or at the door.



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February 19 - 20, 2016 

Buckwild @ The Blue Grotto

$5. Doors open at 8pm. 21+



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

February 19, 2016 

Kamloops Storm VS 100 Mile House @ McArthur Island Sportsplex

Game starts at 7:00pm



For more information phone 250-376-0990 Website

February 19, 2016 

Radical Reptiles @ BC Wildlife Park

"Radical Reptiles" Kids Camp Did you know that British Columbia is home to 14 different reptile species? Join us for an exciting day of reptile activities! For more information and to register please visit www.bcwildlife.org



For more information phone 2505733242 or Email. Website

February 20, 2016 

SportMedBC - Sports First Aid Course @ Tournament Capital Centre

This 8-hour course serves as an introduction to the prevention and on-site management of sports-related injuries.Topics covered include recognition & control of potentially hazardous conditions, injury assessment, handling of life-threatening situations, management of common injuries, referral patterns, and the key components of a sports first-aid kit.



For more information phone 1-604-294-3050 or Email. Website

February 20, 2016 

Madchild Live @ Cactus Jack's

In support with Hip Hop for Hunger. Doors open at 8pm. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by clicking on the website link. 19+ event.



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February 20, 2016 

Open Mic Night @ Barnhartvale Coffee House

Also a feature act "Sleepless Nights"(from Kamloops & Green Lake)- Doug & Amanda Noel with John Clinch Admission $5. Free to open mic performers & children under 12. Doors open @ 7 pm. Music starts @ 7:30 pm.



For more information phone 250-573-0025 or Email. Website

February 20, 2016 

The Beautiful Light and Colour Show @ BIG Little Science Centre

The Beautiful Light and Colour Show at 11am and 1:30pm The beautiful and enlightening Light and Colour Show is an interactive, fun show that helps you find the rainbows in your life. Help us split light and put it back together again! More information on website.



For more information phone 250-554-2572 or Email. Website

February 20, 2016 

Family Art Saturday @ Kamloops Art Gallery

1:00 to 3:00 pm. All ages, FREE.
Drop in to Family Art Saturdays, a free family event that includes tours and activities in our galleries as well as innovative art workshops in our studios. No registration required.

 



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 20, 2016 

Rookie Night @ Downtown Kamloops Library

This is a great, free, all ages event. Come see The Rolling Pins' First ever showing in this laugh out loud improv spectacle.



For more information phone (250)372-5145 or Email.

February 21, 2016 

HSF Bubble Ball Tournament @ Tournament Capital Centre

A brand new event for Kamloops! Come out and experience the thrill of Bubble Ball Soccer Feb 21st 2016 @ TCC, 100 % of funds raised to The Heart & Stroke Foundation!



For more information phone 250-372-3938 or Email. Website

February 21, 2016 

Scrapbooking Sundays @ Downtown Kamlooops Library

Do you love scrapbooking but don't have a place to work on your projects? Tables will be set up at the downtown Kamloops Library from 12-4pm for scrapbookers to drop in, mingle, and work their magic. Please bring your own materials. Light refreshments will be provided throughout the day.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

February 21, 2016 

World Religions Conference @ TRU Alumni Theatre

Tacking Radicalization of Faiths event will consist of a speaker of Buddhism, Christianity, Hindu Faith, Islam and Sikh faith and a multi-media presentation. The conference moderator of Councillor Donovan Cavers dedicated and young energy of City of Kamloops. This feature presentation will provide tools and method to tackle radicalization in faiths.



For more information phone 1877-767-1965 or Email. Website

February 22, 2016 

Spiked Pig Dinners @ Noble Pig Brewhouse

Spiked Pig Dinner Series is BACK! Tickets are on sale for all 5 dates. $45 including beverage pairing, taxes and grats. This year we are thrilled to be partnering with the hospitality students at TRU and they will be serving the dinners as part of their course. Only 30 seats per dinner. Each dinner will be a different theme. Don't miss out!



For more information phone 778-471-5999

February 23, 2016 

Books & Brews Club @ Kamloops Library

Books & Brews is a non-traditional book club for adults put on by the TNRD library system that meets at various locations outside the library from 6:30-8:30pm to discuss books while enjoying food and drinks. Pre-registration opens in January and is required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

February 23, 2016 

Persistence of Vision @ Kamloops Art Gallery

3:30pm - 5:00pm. Ages 6 to 12, $70 members/$85 public.

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 25 - March 5, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline @ Sagebrush Theatre

Follow the legendary country and western music sensation Patsy Cline as she climbs to stardom from small town Virginia to Carnegie Hall. This musical geatures her greatest hits, including "Walkin' After Midnight", "Crazy" and "I Fall To Pieces".



For more information phone 250-376-0966 Website

February 25, 2016 

Baby and Me Art Exploration @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Ages 3 and under with their parents or guardian, Free. 11:00am - 11:45am

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 25, 2016 

Harsh Crit @ Kamloops Art Gallery

6:00pm - 9:00pm. 19+, $5 for members/$10 public

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 26 - 27, 2016 

Linus @ The Blue Grotto

$5. Doors open at 8pm. 21+



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

February 26, 2016 

Adult Storytime @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Calling all adults! Bring a bagged lunch to the downtown Kamloops library from 12:15-12:45pm and unleash your inner child at Adult Storytime. Colouring sheets will be available for your enjoyment. Unwind for the weekend with stories and colouring! No registration required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

February 26, 2016 

Wes Barker @ Coast Kamloops Hotel

Wes Barker is a Stunt Magician. His show features amazing magic tricks, crazy stunts, crowd interaction, and comedy from start to finish. Wes has also performed all over the world, made appearances on America's Got Talent, The Comedy Network, and Penn & Teller: Fool Us to name just a few! Doors 6pm, Show 7pm. Reserved - All Ages

Tickets $24 plus applicable s/c's , available at http://ticketf.ly/1O7kcfe



For more information phone 250-828-6660 Website

February 26, 2016 

FREE Family Literacy Night @ Northills Mall

FREE Family Literacy Night at Northills Mall 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Discover the BIG Little Science Centre travel booth and all the fun it has to offer when you visit Northills Mall for Family Literacy Night. More information please contact (250) 554-3134 Maureen Doll.



For more information phone (250) 554-3134 or Email. Website

February 26, 2016 

Western Roundup @ Falcon Lanes

A fun evening of bowling and contemporary Western music! Family friendly at 530pm, then take it up a notch for the adults at 730pm. Prizes for best decorated cowboy hats and team competition for best-dressed "Cowhands"! 530pm-930pm



For more information phone 250-372-7933

February 26, 2016 

Monster Truck @ Cactus Jack's

98.3 CIFM presents Monster Truck with special guests Temperance Movement.

8:00pm, 19+. Tickets available at www.ticketweb.ca or at Cactus Jack's.



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February 26, 2016 

Kamloops Art Gallery presents Chromesthesia @ Barnacle Records

6:00pm - 9:00pm. All ages, FREE
Join P.A.T. the Portable Art Trailer at Barnacle Records on select Fridays to listen to records and make prints, drawings and zines. All materials are provided and no experience is necessary.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

February 27, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Vancouver @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

February 27, 2016 

Clover in Colour @ BC Wildlife Park

The BC Wildlife Park is offering exciting Art Camps! "Clover in Colour" - Saturday, February 27th! Age 9 to 13 Cost $25.00 For more information and to register please visit www.bcwildlife.org



For more information phone 2505733242 or Email. Website

February 27, 2016 

Sound and Waves Show @ BIG Little Science Centre

Sound and Waves Show at 11am and 1:30pm Sound is made with waves and vibrations. Good vibrations make music! Explore and discover sound, waves and music during this interactive show. All of the above is included with the standard entry fee



For more information phone 250-554-2572 or Email. Website

February 27, 2016 

Bandidos Cerveza @ Coast Hotel

A 22 piece Symphonic Classic Rock band performs songs from: Led Zepellin, The Doors, Pink Floyd, Santana, the Beatles and many more!  8:00pm, Tickets are $55 an can be purchased online or at The Art We Are Cafe.



For more information phone 250-828-7998 Website

February 28 - March 20, 2016 

Kamloops Festival of Performing Arts

Enjoy music, dance and theatrical arts performances at the 2016 Kamloops Festival of Performing Arts. Sessions are only $2 each or are free with the purchase of a $15 program, available at Festival venues, Long & McQuade, Lee's Music, the United Conservatory of Music and from Sue Reedman (250-372-9339).



For more information phone 372-9339 or Email. Website

February 28, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Seattle @ The Sandman Centre

6:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

February 28, 2016 

Investors Group presents Father Daughter Winter Ball @ Hotel Five-Forty

Join us for a red carpet evening for daughters of all ages and their father or father figure. 100% of ticket sales in support of Heart & Stroke Foundation. Call 250-372-3938 for more information.



For more information phone 250-372-3938 or Email. Website

February 29, 2016 

Blazers Leap Year Bowling Bash @ Bowlertime Sports

Bowl with Kamloops Blazers! Players, coaches and fans will all have a great time bowling together! GEt that picture and autograph. 630pm-830pm



For more information phone 250-554-1610

February 29, 2016 

Kamloops Art Gallery presents Drink & Draw @ Zack's Coffee

6:00pm - 8:00pm. All ages, FREE
Join us at Zack’s Coffee on the last Monday of every month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best coffee and tea. No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided.

 



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

March 2, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Spokane @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

March 3 - 12, 2016 

20th Annual Kamloops Film Festival

The Kamloops Film Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary, featuring 20 crowd pleasing and award-winning films from our own back yard and around the globe! Come share in the success of the Thompson-Nicola region’s most popular film festival. For more details on the film schedule and tickets, please visit kamloopsfilmfest.ca.



For more information phone 250-372-7434 or Email. Website

March 3, 2016 

March Wine Dinner @ Hoodoos

Join us along with Executive Chef Steven Doucet for an unforgettable evening featuring 5 gourmet courses paired with some of the finest local wines from Harpers Trail. Price includes 5 courses and wine. $59.95 per person, $49.95 wine club members. Taxes & gratuity not included. Limited seats available. Must be 19+ of age



For more information phone 250-828-9404 or Email. Website

March 4 - 6, 2016 

Western Canada Indoor Carpet RC Championships @ The Tournament Capital Centre

This March, Kamloops plays host to the WCICS RC Championships. Run by the Thompson Valley RC Race Club, the event welcomes RC racers from all over Western Canada. Come join us as many RC racers take to the carpet, for 3 days of speed and skill!



For more information phone (250)320-1957 or Email. Website

March 4, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Kelowna @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

March 5, 2016 

Kamloops Old Time Fiddlers @ The Heritage House

If you enjoy Dancing to Cowboy Two-step, waltzes, polkas, Schottisches, Fox trots and more come dance to the music of The Kamloops Old Time Fiddlers. 7:30 – 10:00 PM at Heritage House, 100 Lorne St., Kamloops, B.C. Members $6.00, Non Members $7.00.



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March 5, 2016 

Comedy for a Cause @ Cactus Jack's

Join us for a night of fun and laughter to support the MS Society, Kamloops and Area Chapter. Doors open at 6:30pm, show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets: $35 in advance, $40 at the door. Yuk Yuk's comedians Winston Spear with Greg Kettner.



For more information phone 2503140773 or Email. Website

March 6, 2016 

Tim Horton's Pajama Bowl @ Falcon Lanes

Wear your PJ's to enter a special Pyjama Bowl draw! Plus, every child wins a prize on the Wheel of Fun! Enjoy hot drinks and treats from Tim Hortons. 900am-100pm



For more information phone 250-372-7933

March 7, 2016 

Spiked Pig Dinners @ Noble Pig Brewhouse

Spiked Pig Dinner Series is BACK! Tickets are on sale for all 5 dates. $45 including beverage pairing, taxes and grats. This year we are thrilled to be partnering with the hospitality students at TRU and they will be serving the dinners as part of their course. Only 30 seats per dinner. Each dinner will be a different theme. Don't miss out!



For more information phone 778-471-5999

March 8, 2016 

Women's Leadership Council Presents: Make it happen! @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Join us at the downtown Kamloops Library in celebrating International Women's Day. Share stories and hear from women and girls who are making an impact in our community. Full event schedule and details to follow.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

March 11 - 19, 2016 

KAC presents Art Exposed @ Old Kamloops Courthouse

Now in its 6th year, the Kamloops Arts Council's ART EXPOSED Open Exhibition is a community-centred visual arts exhibit. Unique to Kamloops, Art Exposed is open; all residents of the TNRD are invited to submit artwork. Art Exposed gives the public a chance to view and purchase local various artwork. Admission is by donation.



For more information phone 250-372-7323 or Email. Website

March 11 - 13, 2016 

The Body Eclectic: Exploring the Diversity of Bodily Being @ Thompson Rivers University Mountain Room

The Body Eclectic: Exploring the Diversity of Bodily Being is a 3 day colloquium for the dissemination and exchange of ideas, research and practices that engage the topic of embodiment and phenomenological experience. Eighteen experts in a diversity of fields will come together in an extended conversation around the eclectic and collective experience of living a body in the 21st century. With an interdisciplinary approach it is our goal to promote scholarly encounters between different disciplines, professions, areas of expertise and contexts as a means of stimulating emergent and creative discussions relating to embodiment.

 



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March 11, 2016 

9th Annual Wine Soiree @ Hoodoos

From 6:30 – 9:00 pm enjoy wine from 30+ wineries, delicious canapés and interactive cooking stations. Afterwards join the after party from 9:30 – midnight enjoy a create your own sandwich bar and dance to your favorite music played by Common Sound. Tickets are $45* per person. Must be 19 + to attend.



For more information phone 250.828.9404 or Email. Website

March 12, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Vancouver @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

March 12, 2016 

Kamloops Symphony presents Fringe Percussion @ The Sagebrush Theatre

Kamloops Symphony's percussion section will be placed front and center for Shchedrin's highly entertaining arrangement of the music from Bizet's Carmen. Enjoy Shcherin's sly wit in this "creative meeting of the minds" that mixes familiar melodies with astonishing rhythmic twists.  7:30pm



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

March 13, 2016 

Bobby Cleveland @ The Noble Pig

Bobby Cleveland, joined by River City Magic, will release their debut album at a first-of-its-kind event at The Noble Pig. Beer, bands, babes, and brewpub grub.

NO COVER. Music starts at 8pm. Tell yer friends. 19+



For more information phone 778-471-5999 Website

March 15, 2016 

Adult Craft Night @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Spend your night crafting at the downtown Kamloops Library from 7-8:30pm! Learn how to reuse old books by folding paper flowers out of their pages. All supplies will be provided by the library. Pre-registration opens in January and is required for this event. To register, please contact the Library.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

March 15, 2016 

Kamloops Old Time Fiddlers' Concert @ Hal Rogers Centre

Gordon Stobbe from Nova Scotia and JJ Guy from Saskatchewan will be performing live at Hal Rogers Centre (Albert McGowan Park).

2:00pm, $15.00, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult are free.



For more information phone 250-376-2330

March 17 - 20, 2016 

20th Annual Kamloops Cowboy Festival

This is the largest Cowboy Festival in Canada, and one of the largest in North America. It is a celebration of western heritage in Kamloops and showcases the best in cowboy poetry and western music, as well as cowboy artists and artisans.



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March 18, 2016 

Kamloops Blazers vs Prince George @ The Sandman Centre

7:00pm



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

March 18, 2016 

Adult Storytime @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Calling all adults! Bring a bagged lunch to the downtown Kamloops library from 12:15-12:45pm and unleash your inner child at Adult Storytime. Colouring sheets will be available for your enjoyment. Unwind for the weekend with stories and colouring! No registration required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

March 19, 2016 

Open Mic Night @ Barnhartvale Coffee House

Also including feature act Shawna Caspi from Toronto, Ontario. Admission $5. Free to open mic performers & children under 12. Doors open @ 7 pm. Music starts @ 7:30 pm.



For more information phone 250-573-0025 or Email. Website

March 20, 2016 

Brent Butt @ The Sagebrush Theatre

8PM. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

March 20, 2016 

Scrapbooking Sundays @ Downtown Kamloops Library

Do you love scrapbooking but don't have a place to work on your projects? Tables will be set up at the downtown Kamloops Library from 12-4pm for scrapbookers to drop in, mingle, and work their magic. Please bring your own materials. Light refreshments will be provided throughout the day.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

March 21 - 24, 2016 

Spring Break Art Camps @ Kamloops Art Gallery

9:00 to 3:00 pm. 4 to 6, 7 to 12.
$18 members / $22 public (half day). $34 members / $40 public (full day)
Inspired by our current exhibitions, the KAG Art Camps engage children and youth in experimental and traditional art projects that encourage creation, expression and discovery. Limited space, register online or call 250-377-2400.
 

 



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

March 21 - 23, 2016 

Kids Camp @ BC Wildlife Park

Join us for Spring Break Kids Camp at the BC Wildlife Park! Enjoy wildlife up close, crafts, activities, games and much more! For more information visit http://www.bcwildlife.org/kidscampsage6to10.htm



For more information phone 250-573-3242 or Email. Website

March 21 - 23, 2016 

Spring Break Camps @ Cliffside Climbing Gym

This action packed three-day camp will have your child climbing up walls and swinging on  ropes. Participants will enjoy learning basic climbing skills through a variety of games and activities. Focus is mainly on fun, but also on safety, leadership and teamwork. Participants will be grouped based on age and ability in order to challenge and entertain all abilities. Please bring running shoes and a snack!

Ages: 7-14 years old. Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm. Price: $70/person + GST

 



For more information phone 250-372-0645 Website

March 21, 2016 

Jann Arden @ Sagebrush Theatre

Kootenay Concert Connections presents 8 time Juno Award Winner & Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, Jann Arden. All-seats are reserved: $75. Tickets available at Kamloops Live Box Office. Starts at 7:30pm.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

March 21, 2016 

Spiked Pig Dinners @ Noble Pig Brewhouse

Spiked Pig Dinner Series is BACK! Tickets are on sale for all 5 dates. $45 including beverage pairing, taxes and grats. This year we are thrilled to be partnering with the hospitality students at TRU and they will be serving the dinners as part of their course. Only 30 seats per dinner. Each dinner will be a different theme. Don't miss out!



For more information phone 778-471-5999

March 25 - 28, 2016 

Easter Eggs-citement @ BC Wildlife Park

Celebrate Easter at the BC Wildlife Park! March 25,26,27,28 9:30 am to 4:00 pm (Last admission at 3:30 pm) Enjoy many fun Easter activities for the whole family! For more information please visit www.bcwildlife.org



For more information phone 250-573-3242 or Email. Website

March 26 - 28, 2016 

Easter Extravaganza @ Sun Peaks Resort

Celebrate Easter in the mountains! Fun spring skiing, sunny slopeside patios, and a ton of great events are the highlight of the Easter long weekend in Sun Peaks.



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March 26, 2016 

Bikinis for Breast Cancer @ Sun Peaks Resort

As part of the Easter Extravaganza, this is a non-competitive, fun event to raise awareness for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Participants will ski, snowboard or telemark down an easy course in an "S" formation in their bikini tops and snow pants meeting at our Pink Party Pit at the base of the mountain, complete with a Hot Tub from Sun Peaks Aquatics. This event is open to women of all ages.



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March 27 - 31, 2016 

BC Hockey Female Provincial Championships

Presented by Kamloops Minor Hockey Association. Please check out http://www.kamloopsminorhockey.com/ for more information.



For more information phone 250-376-1788 or Email. Website

March 27, 2016 

Easter Egg Hunt @ Sun Peaks Resort

The Easter Bunny has been spotted at Sun Peaks Resort! Reports have him hiding eggs off in the trees. Of course he wants you to find them so come, meet up with the Easter Bunny and Harry Bear, and ski around looking for hidden chocolate goodies!



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March 28 - April 4, 2016 

2016 Women's World Championship

The very best in women's hockey are coming back to Kamloops for the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship from March 28-April 4, 2016, and fans can make sure they're a part of one of the biggest events on the international hockey calendar. Full-tournament (22-game) ticket packages are available for $374.



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March 29 - April 1, 2016 

Spring Break Art Camps @ Kamloops Art Gallery

9:00 to 3:00 pm. 4 to 6, 7 to 12
$18 members / $22 public (half day). $34 members / $40 public (full day)
Inspired by our current exhibitions, the KAG Art Camps engage children and youth in experimental and traditional art projects that encourage creation, expression and discovery. Limited space, register online or call 250-377-2400



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March 29, 2016 

Books & Brews Club @ Kamloops Library

Books & Brews is a non-traditional book club for adults put on by the TNRD library system that meets at various locations outside the library from 6:30-8:30pm to discuss books while enjoying food and drinks. Pre-registration opens in January and is required.



For more information phone 250-372-5145 or Email.

March 30 - April 1, 2016 

Kids Camp @ BC Wildlife Park

Join us for Spring Break Kids Camp at the BC Wildlife Park! Enjoy wildlife up close, crafts, activities, games and much more! For more information visit http://www.bcwildlife.org/kidscampsage6to10.htm



For more information phone 2505733242 or Email. Website

March 30 - April 1, 2016 

Spring Break Camps @ Cliffside Climbing Gym

This action packed three-day camp will have your child climbing up walls and swinging on  ropes. Participants will enjoy learning basic climbing skills through a variety of games and activities. Focus is mainly on fun, but also on safety, leadership and teamwork. Participants will be grouped based on age and ability in order to challenge and entertain all abilities. Please bring running shoes and a snack!

Ages: 7-14 years old. Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm. Price: $70/person + GST



For more information phone 250-372-0645 Website

March 31 - April 9, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents Habib's Unforgettable All Night House Party @ Sagebrush Theatre

St. John's, Newfoundland, 1947. Lebanese immigrants Habib and his wife Naseema run the local store. It's their 40th anniversary, and the whole family is here to celebrate! Packed with music, fun and family, this is a hilarious and heartwarming story by Kamloops' own Janet Michael. 



For more information phone 250-372-0966 Website

March 31 - April 3, 2016 

BC Hockey presents 2016 Senior Womens Western Shield Hockey Tournament

As part of the Women’s World Championship celebrations, the Western Shield is the championship tournament for Senior Female hockey in Western Canada. Five teams from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba will compete in each of the Senior A and Senior B categories. In its 55th year, the Western Canadian Shield is the longest running female championship in Canada.

 



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April 2, 2016 

Kamloops Old Time Fiddlers @ The Heritage House

If you enjoy Dancing to Cowboy Two-step, waltzes, polkas, Schottisches, Fox trots and more come dance to the music of The Kamloops Old Time Fiddlers. 7:30 – 10:00 PM at Heritage House, 100 Lorne St., Kamloops, B.C. Members $6.00, Non Members $7.00.



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April 5, 2016 

Spiked Pig Dinners @ Noble Pig Brewhouse

Spiked Pig Dinner Series is BACK! Tickets are on sale for all 5 dates. $45 including beverage pairing, taxes and grats. This year we are thrilled to be partnering with the hospitality students at TRU and they will be serving the dinners as part of their course. Only 30 seats per dinner. Each dinner will be a different theme. Don't miss out!



For more information phone 778-471-5999

April 7, 2016 

Marianas Trench - Never Say Die @ The Sandman Centre Tour

Kicking off on March 9 in Kingston, ON, the 18-date tour will showcase the hard work and passion put into their latest offering, and promises to be one of their most exciting tours to date. With special guests Walk Off The Earth. Tickets available through Ticketmaster. Tickets: $35.00, $49.50, $65.00 (plus applicabe service charges) Reserved Seating.



For more information phone 1-855-870-5000 Website

April 16, 2016 

The Ultimate Comedy Show @ The Pavillion Theatre

The Ultimate Comedy Show A variety show consisting of stand-up and improv comedy, featuring some of the best acts in the world… and the most currently available. It’s more than a show, it’s a euphoric interactive entertainment experience. Once you’ve watched this show, you’ll never need to watch comedy again. If this show isn’t the most amazing thing you’ve ever seen, then you've watched it incorrectly. Many types of comedy on a wide range of topics, this show has a little something for everyone; after all, it is “THE ULTIMATE COMEDY SHOW!” This show will change your life…. life change not guaranteed. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 21, 2016 

Rain - A tribute to the Beatles @ Interior Savings Centre

Loved by their Canadian fans, this tour is like a home-coming for the globally successful group. Tickets available through Ticketmaster.



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April 23 - October 29, 2016 

Saturday Kamloops Farmers' Market @ 200th Block of St. Paul Street

Every Saturday 8:00am to 1:00pm. Market runs from April 23, 2016 - October 29, 2016. On St. Paul Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue. Crafts and home-based businesses in the Stuart Wood school yard.



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April 23, 2016 

TRU Music in the Round @ TRU Barber Centre

Mark your calendars for TRU's 5th Annual Music in the Round, held in the Barber Centre of the House of Learning. Jazz is this year's focus and we're lining up some great acts! Our website will be updated as details emerge: http://www.tru.ca/foundation/events.html



For more information phone 250-852-7195 or Email. Website

April 24, 2016 

John McDermott @ Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre

Tickets available at Kamloops Live Box Office or www.kamloopslive.ca

$44-$47. Show starts at 7:30pm
 



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April 24, 2016 

CFJC-TV Boogie the Bridge

Boogie the Bridge, presented by the CFJC-TV, is an annual race in Kamloops, with proceeds going to local charities. There's a Mini-Boogie for the kids at 1km, and everything adults want with 5km, 10km or 21km walk or runs. From seasoned runners to beginners, Boogie is a great race to get out and enjoy Kamloops' thriving community spirit. In keeping with the American Rock n' Roll Running Series, Boogie has bands and other entertainment at intervals throughout the race course that hugs the flow of the North Thompson River.



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April 24, 2016 

Fawlty Towers @ The Brownstone

Join Basil and Sibil at their fictional British hotel for some silly adventures and British cuisine. Join us for dinner theatre with a twist! Tickets available at Brownstone and they sell out quickly! Brought to you by BC Living Arts.



For more information phone 250-851-9939 or Email. Website

April 28 - May 7, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents In A Blue Moon @ Pavilion Theatre

After her dad dies, 6-year-old Frankie and her mom move to an old cottage at Monte Lake for a new start. There they meet Frankie's uncle, Will, a freelance photographer, and a tender love story unfolds over the years between the three as they begin to thread together a new understanding of family. A beautiful new play, starring Kamloops' Anita Wittenberg and her daughter Emma Tow. 



For more information phone 250-372-3216 Website

April 28, 2016 

Baby and Me Art Exploration @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Ages 3 and under with their parents or guardian, Free. 11:00am - 11:45am

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

April 28, 2016 

Harsh Crit @ Kamloops Art Gallery

6:00pm - 9:00pm. 19+, $5 for members/$10 public

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery



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May 4 - October 26, 2016 

Wednesday Kamloops Farmers' Market @ 400th Block of Victoria Street

Every Wednesday 8:00am to 1:00pm. Market runs from May 4, 2016 - October 26, 2016. On Victoria Street, between 4th and 5th Avenue.

   
   



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May 4 - 14, 2016 

2016 Kamloops Wine Festival

The Kamloops Art Gallery is thrilled to present the Annual Kamloops Wine Festival starting May 4th and culminating with the grand finale of the Consumer Wine Tasting May 14th.  This week is filled with various wine dinners and seminars to please and intrigue the wine palate.  Educational, entertaining and offering a chance to sample what may just become your new favourite wine!



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May 15, 2016 

Scotiabank MS Walk @ Riverside Park

Show your support of people affected by Multiple Sclerosis. Collect pledges, then run, walk, or roll 2km, 5km, or 10km. Register online at mswalks.ca or call 250-314-0773. The route is fully wheelchair accessible. Makes a great family activity or office team-builder.



For more information phone 250-314-0773 or Email. Website

May 26, 2016 

Baby and Me Art Exploration @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Ages 3 and under with their parents or guardian, Free. 11:00am - 11:45am

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery.



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 26, 2016 

Harsh Crit @ Kamloops Art Gallery

6:00pm - 9:00pm. 19+, $5 for members/$10 public

For more details please contact the Kamloops Art Gallery



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

May 28, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents The Velveteen Rabbit @ Pavilion Theatre

The Velveteen Rabbit is a joyous testament to the eternal power of a child's imagination. This classic tale comes to life for a whole new generation in this wonder-filled production. 

With a little bit of nursery magic, three actors and their simple props transform into a wise old rocking horse, a cavalcade of mechanical playthings, a kind-hearted fairy and, of course, a stuffed rabbit who is transformed by the love of a young boy.

Ages 3-8.



For more information phone 250-372-3216 Website

June 4, 2016 

Western Canada Theatre presents The Velveteen Rabbit @ Pavilion Theatre

The Velveteen Rabbit is a joyous testament to the eternal power of a child's imagination. This classic tale comes to life for a whole new generation in this wonder-filled production. 

With a little bit of nursery magic, three actors and their simple props transform into a wise old rocking horse, a cavalcade of mechanical playthings, a kind-hearted fairy and, of course, a stuffed rabbit who is transformed by the love of a young boy.

Ages 3-8.



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June 5, 2016 

BC Enduro Series West @ Harper Mountain

A mountain bike exploration and adventure series, thinly disguised as an Enduro Mountain Bike Race. A great weekend to race bikes, and ride new places! For more information, please click on the website link.



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June 12, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Relay @ Kenna Cartwright Park

6th Annual Dirty Feet mtn bike 6 hour enduro! Ride your bike on the sweet trails in Kenna Cartwright park for 6 hours! June 12, 2016 Get your friends together or join a team and ride in the relay! 12-14km course fun trails, great prizes and beer!! www.dirtyfeet.ca



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June 12, 2016 

My Big Fat Greek Wedding @ The Brownstone

Opa! There is a wedding in town and the Greeks are taking over. Mind the broken plates! Join us for dinner theatre with a twist! Tickets available at Brownstone and they sell out quickly! Brought to you by BC Living Arts.



For more information phone 250-851-9939 or Email. Website

July 7 - 9, 2016 

1st Annual Kamloops Komedy Festival @ The Sagebrush Theatre

This is the 1st annual presentation of the Kamloops Komedy Festival. A stand-up comedy festival of some of the industry’s best and brightest comedians from across the United States and Canada. Stay tuned for more details!



July 24, 2016 

Kamloops Marathon @ McArthur Island Park

Founded and organized by Thompson Rivers University. Choose from 3km, 8km, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay or Marathon. Join us at the Rach Finish Line for food and awards! Register at www.kamloopsmarathon.ca



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August 27, 2016 

Scotiabank MS Bike: Mountain @ Kenna Cartwright Park

Gear up to end MS with this all-new MS Bike experience. As a cross between mountain biking and orienteering, embark on an epic expedition to earn points with your team while taking on double and single-track beginner-to-intermediate mountain biking trails.



For more information phone 250 314 0773 or Email. Website

September 10, 2016 

The North Face Dirt Feet Run @ Sun Peaks Resort

50km trail run and 2-4 person relay!! Get your teams together and enjoy the sweet mountain trails of Sun Peaks! Great atmosphere, sweet resort setting, awesome draw prizes!. 4 different legs of the race with great views! www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

September 11, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Mountain Half @ Sun Peaks Resort

5km, 10km and 21km trail run on sweet trails with some great views! Join us at Sun Peaks for the 2nd day of running with a distance for everyone! 5km run/walk and kids run! Enjoy the Resort and win some sweet prizes! www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website

September 25, 2016 

The North Face Dirty Feet Trail Run @ Kenna Cartwright Park

Trail run 5km, 10km or 21km! A distance for everyone in the great Kenna Cartwright Park - sweet trails, great atmosphere, amazing snacks and draw prizes!! Join the fun and enjoy the trails. www.dirtyfeet.ca



For more information phone 250-828-9553 or Email. Website