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January 3 - April 18, 2015 

Indoor Farmers Market @ Sahali Centre Mall

Every Saturday, 10:00-2:00 p.m, Oct 25 - Dec 20, 2014: and the 1st & 3rd Saturday from Jan 3 - April 18, 2015.  Meat products, farm produce, baked goods, arts, crafts and more.  Open to local vendors, if you:  "Make it, Bake it, Grow it."  For more info: Andy at 250-577-3810, or dandyme2@hotmail.com.  Visions Farmers Market Society (non-profit).



For more information phone 250-577-3810

March 12 - April 4, 2015 

Kamloops Photo Arts Club @ KAC Main Gallery

You are invited to the opening reception taking place on Friday, March 13th, 2015, 5-7pm. 

Formed in 1982 the Kamloops Photo Arts Club (KPAC) is a Kamloops based
club of photography enthusiasts. KPAC promotes an appreciation of
photography and encourages fellowship and support amongst camera, image, and
processing hobbyists.
 


For more information phone 250-372-7323 Website

March 26 - April 4, 2015 

Western Canada Theatre: The 39 Steps @ The Sagebrush Theatre

Hilarious Whodunnit - Hitchcock meets hilarious as our hero encounters dastardly murders, double crossing secret agents and devastatingly beautiful women. Part espionage thriller and part slapstick comedy, with fast-paced fun and action, including on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance! Tickets available through the Kamloops Live box Office.



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April 1, 2015 

WCT 39 Steps - TRU Alumni Night @ Sagebrush Theatre

Join TRU Alumni for 50% OFF night with Western Canada Theatre for the comedy 39 Steps this Wednesday April 1st ONLY. Your ticket also includes a pre-event reception with appies. Don't miss this super hot deal!!! All TRU Alumni are welcome. Questions - contact alumni@tru.ca



For more information phone 778-471-8374 or Email. Website

April 2, 2015 

TEDxYouth @ TRU

Join us for an incredible day of conversation, collaboration and inspiration!  Kamloops Youth will be invited by their schools to attend this 2nd annual TEDxYouth@Kamloops event.  The focus this year will be engaging youth in conversation around exceptional TED talks.  TRU  and SD73 student mentors will facilitate interactive discussions, social media collaborations, and insightful reflections.  Youth will leave this event feeling empowered to create positive change in their schools, communities, and beyond!



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April 2, 2015 

Psychedelic Boombox Tour @ Cactus Jacks

Doors open at 9PM. 19+ event.



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April 2, 2015 

Devon Coyote @ Blue Grotto

Tickets - $10 in advance/ $15 at the door.  Open 8pm-1am



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 3 - 6, 2015 

Easter Eggs-citement Event at the BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family out to enjoy:

 

  • Uncle Chris the Clown
     
  • Vancouver Aquarium's Aqua Van will be at the Park on April 4th!
     
  • Pancake Breakfast 9:30 am to 11:00 am - $3/small or $6 for a hardy breakfast!
     
  • Easter Egg Hunts on the half hour - age 5 & under on the hour, age 6-12 on the half hour
     
  • Scavenger Hunt for kids 13 & over
     
  • Bouncy Castles 
    $2 per ticket or $5 for three tickets (cash only)
     
  • Colouring Contest for kids 12 & under 
     
  • Home Hardware Family Farm - 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
     
  • Wildlife Express Miniature Train - $1/person cash only

We are also holding a very special silent auction featuring some unique items! 

 



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

April 3 - 4, 2015 

Bluesfoot @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover at the door.  Doors open at 8pm. 



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 3, 2015 

Spoiled Beats @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. 19+ event. No cover



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April 4 - 5, 2015 

Easter Extravaganza @ Sun Peaks

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.

Saturday

Bikinis for Breast Cancer - 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.

Live Slopeside Concert: Dope Soda - Dope Soda rock the mountain for a free live concert! Dance in the sunshine next to the Sundance Chairlift or take in the show from the patio at Bottoms or Masa's Bar and Grill.

Sunday

Kids Easter Egg Hunt - 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!

Party in the Park - Oronge Boardshop brings you sweet tunes, sunshine, and tons of prizing for the inaugural Party in the Park Slopestyle, a slopestyle event for everyone hosted in the intermediate zone half-way down our top-to-bottom Rockstar Energy Terrain Park!



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April 4, 2015 

Noosa @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 4, 2015 

Easter Eggstrvaganza @ Sahali Mall

11am to 4pm.



For more information phone 250-374-3033 Website

April 5, 2015 

Easter Sunday Brunch @ Hoodoos at Sun Rivers

Gather with friends & family this Easter Sunday at Hoodoos at Sun Rivers. Enjoy a gourmet brunch featuring omelette & pancake stations, eggs benedict, carved roast beef, assorted platters and much more! Reservations recommended. $26.99 per person $21.99 students & seniors $13.99 children 5 - 12 yrs Children under 5 - Free *prices are subject to applicable taxes.



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

April 5, 2015 

Easter Brunch @ Blue Dining & Lounge

Easter brunch at blue dining & lounge in Hotel 540. Located in the heart of downtown on Victoria street. Buffet features, housemade pastries, eggs benedict, omelette station, carving statio and much much more. Adults $25 children ages 12yrs to 6yrs $13. Call us for a reservation



For more information phone 250-372-2281 or Email.

April 5, 2015 

Party in the Park @ Sun Peaks

Oronge Boardshop brings you sweet tunes, sunshine, and tons of prizing for the inaugural Party in the Park Slopestyle, a slopestyle event for everyone hosted in the intermediate zone half-way down our top-to-bottom Rockstar Energy Terrain Park!



For more information phone 250-578-7222 Website

April 8, 2015 

The Great White Hootenanny with Shred Kelly @ Heroes Pub

The TRU Event Students present live Shred Kelly Wednesday, April 8th at Heroes Pub with doors opening at 8:00pm. You can purchase your tickets at the TRUSU Desk, Oronge Boardshop, The Lemonade Stand, Eaglepoint Golf Course, and the Lone Wolf Gallery. Tickets are $10 pre-sale & $15 at the door.



For more information phone 250-852-3392 or Email. Website

April 9 - 18, 2015 

17th Annual Kamloops Wine Festival

The Kamloops Art Gallery is thrilled to present the 17th Annual Kamloops Wine Festival starting April 9th and culminating with the grand finale of the Consumer Wine Tasting April 18th.  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!



For more information phone 250-377-2400 Website

April 9, 2015 

Kamloops Film Series: Boychoir @ Paramount Theatre

All films at 7pm, Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $8 at the door, or get them in advance at MovieMart 444 St.Paul St., and avoid the lineups! $2 yearly membership card must be shown at the theatre each time also available at the door or at MovieMart.



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April 9, 2015 

Burlesque Show @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover - $10 VIP Seating.  19+ Show.
 



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 10 - 11, 2015 

Kamloops Symphony: Brazen @ The Sagebrush Theatre

Tchaikovsky's grand music will leave you breathless and the character of "Brazen" will capture your imagination. 7:30PM both nights.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 10 - 11, 2015 

Anita Eccleston @ Fireside Steakhouse & Bar

Enjoy sweet ballads, swinging duets and tunes from the old days of jazz, coupled with the extraordinary cuisine by Executive Chef Mike Swann. AE JAZZ DUO: Anita Eccleston - Vocals & Trumpet, Andrew Smith - Vocals & Guitar. Call (250) 377-8075 for reservations. Music starts at 7:30PM.



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April 10 - 11, 2015 

Texas Flood @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 10, 2015 

Ninjaspy @ Cactus Jack's

8PM. They are infamous for an incredibly high energy show with loud, funky, pulsating grooves this show will be a blasty-blast. $8 in advance, $12 at the door. Click webiste link for tickets.

 



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April 10, 2015 

Henry Small & Guests @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 11 - 12, 2015 

Let's Scrap Breast Cancer! @ Brock Seniors Centre

This great 2 day scrap booking event is a fundraiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Great space to work & many extras through the weekend. The cost is only $50 pp for the 2 days. Email to get an information & registration package today!



For more information phone 250-579-0195 or Email. Website

April 11, 2015 

Community Garage Sale @ Heffley Creek Elementary School

Community Garage Sale at the Heffley Creek Elementary School on Saturday, April 11th from 9 am – 2 pm (7020 Old Hwy 5). Donations of quality used garage sale items will be gladly accepted Monday to Friday. For more information or to book a table, contact pacheffley@outlook.com or 250-578-7056.



For more information phone 250-578-7056 or Email.

April 11, 2015 

(SOS) Scared Of Spiders @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 11, 2015 

LADIES ONLY - ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST @ Kamloops Curling Club

The Canadian Bluemoon Ventures Presents...Ladies Only.....The 2nd Annual TCB Ladies Gala on Saturday, April 11 featuring Elvis Tribute Artist Darrell Douglas.  Buffet Dinner, door prizes, 50/50 draws and Silent Auction for a great cause.

This Charity Fundraiser is in support of the Canadian Hemophillia Society, BC Chapter 
and the Wounded Warriors Weekend Foundation.

The location is the Kamloops Curling Club - located at # 700 Victoria Street
Cocktails at 5pm
Dinner @ 6pm

Tickets are $50 and must be purchased in advance by calling 250-319-0402  or  778-257-2879
or at www.thecdnbluemoon.ca



For more information phone 250-319-0402 Website

April 11, 2015 

Kamloops Symphony - Brazen @ Sagebrush Theatre

Kamloops Symphony’s next Classic Series performance is on Saturday, April 11 at 7:30pm at Sagebrush Theatre. Guest artist Julia Nolan is a saxophone soloist and pedagogue. Nolan has commissioned several concert works by Canadian composers as part of her commitment to performing new music for saxophone including Jeffrey Ryan’s Brazen Concerto for Saxophone. Composer Jeffrey Ryan will be in attendance.

The programme also consists of two works by Tchaikovsky, the most popular Russian composer of all time. Tchaikovsky’s music has always been popular because of its tuneful, open-hearted melodies, impressive harmonies and picturesque orchestration. This performance features Tchaikovsky’s Capriccio Italien and Symphony #4. 

Purchase tickets at Kamloops Live! Box Office: 250-374-5483 or online at www.kamloopslive.ca.



For more information phone 250-372-5000 Website

April 12, 2015 

Twin Kennedy CD Release Concert @ St. Andrews on the Square

Victoria, BC-based country duo and 7-time BCCMA Nominees TWIN KENNEDY (previously Carli & Julie Kennedy) will be performing a full band concert at St. Andrews on the Square. This show celebrates the release of Twin Kennedy's debut album, It's a Love Thing, produced by Canadian country superstar George Canyon. 7PM.



For more information phone (250) 377-4232 or Email. Website

April 12, 2015 

Running Room Marathon of Hope

Thirty-five years ago on April 12, Terry Fox began his run across Canada to raise funds for cancer research. The Terry Fox Foundation has carried on his legacy with the annual Terry Fox Runs, and this year, to mark the anniversary, Running Room has partnered with the TFF to again challenge Canadians. We are asking people to register free on www.runningroom.com and pledge to complete any distance from 1K to 10K or more. We want to see how many times we can run the distance across Canada and in the process raise Terry's goal of $1 for every Canadian. When you register you will have access to a link to the TFF to either pledge yourself or create a fund raising page.



For more information phone 250-374-1652 Website

April 16 - May 2, 2015 

Western Canada Theatre: Are We Cool Now? @ The Pavillion Theatre

Indie Rock Road Trip - An innovative musical theatrical experience, inspired by and featuring the songs of Dan Mangan. A couple sets out on a road trip, but getting away from it all causes them to reflect on their place in the world and with each other. Full of humour and insight, this new innovative rock music/theatre fusion is an intimate and heartfelt exploration of sorrow and longing and how we understand contemporary relationships. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



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April 16 - May 2, 2015 

WCT's Family Series: Bird Brain @ The Pavillion Theatre

Presented by the Western Canada Theatre. For Ages 3 - 8. When a kind-hearted woodcutter comes across a nest of freezing baby birds, he decides to give them a warm home under his hat. The problem is, he lives in a world where when tipping your hat to others is the law. Will he follow the rules, or follow his heart? Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



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April 16, 2015 

Beattie Secondary Coffee House @ Beattie School of the Arts

Enjoy dessert and coffee, with a relaxing evening of exceptional talent! Showcasing our very own Beattie Secondary students, prepare for a variety of artful entertainment!

Open from 7pm to 9pm



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April 17 - 18, 2015 

Brickhouse @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Door open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 17, 2015 

The Comic Strippers @ The Sagebrush Theatre

 A male stripper parody & improv comedy show. They're back! The smash comedy hit of last year returns with 20% more CHIPS! Available online at www.kamloopslive.ca/ or call 250-374-LIVE (5483). A fictitious male stripper troupe, played by a cast of some of Canada’s best improvisational comedians, performs a sexylarious improv comedy show.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 17, 2015 

Danko Jones @ Cactus Jack's

8PM. 19+ event. For more details and to purchase tickets, click on the website link.



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April 17, 2015 

Dave Coalmine @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 18, 2015 

Meet A Machine @ Pow Wow Grounds

The Kamloops chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is organizing a new event called, “Meet a Machine,” which will be an annual event for families and adults in our community. Over 35 machines, entertainment,food,door prizes and 'on hands' fun for everyone. $10 a family,$3 person. 10am-4pm.



For more information phone 250-578-2678 or Email.

April 18, 2015 

Let's Dance @ The Kamloops Curling Club

Sponsored by the Thompson Valley Activity & Social Club PLACE: Kamloops Curling Club,700 Victoria St. Kamloops, BC DATE: APRIL 18th, 2015 TIME: Dance 8 pm – midnight Music by: Jaccard Music Services Tickets: $10 or Buy a TVASC membership for $10 & this dance admission is FREE Contact: Zonia 250-372-0091 or Franscoise 250-372-3782



For more information phone 250-372-0091 or Email. Website

April 18, 2015 

Open Mic with Blu & Kelly Hopkins @ The Barnhartvale Coffee House

"Open mic" for local musicians and small groups before feature act - sign up at the door. Doors open at 7:00 pm. Music starts at 7:30 pm. Admission $5.00. Free for open mic performers and children under 12. Feature Act: “BLU & KELLY HOPKINS” from Salmon Arm.



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

April 18, 2015 

Acoustic Jamming Workshop @ Barnhartvale Hall

12 noon to 4 pm at Barnhartvale Hall. Hosted by Blu & Kelly Hopkins. $20 FMI: 250-833-4990 To register: Rosemary Ash tunetimes@hotmail.com.



For more information phone 250-833-4990 or Email. Website

April 18, 2015 

Craft Beer Revolution Seminar + Beer Tasting @ Red Beard Cafe

Learn about B.C.’s Craft Beer Revolution while enjoying a range of beer samples. Host Joe Wiebe will talk about the history of craft beer in B.C. from 1858 through to the start of the microbrewing movement in 1982 up to the present -- and into the future.

As part of the seminar, Joe will also lead you on a guided tour through a range of B.C. beers that each represent an important moment in the province's craft beer history, providing tasting tips and suggestions for further craft beer explorations. At the end of the event, he will answer any and all questions you might have about craft beer in B.C.

The $30 ticket includes five 8-oz. beer samples served during the event. Click on website link to purchase tickets.



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April 18, 2015 

The Keys @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 18, 2015 

Blu & Kelly Hopkins @ The Barnhartvale Coffee House

$5 Admission.  Doors open at 7pm



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April 23, 2015 

KEG Lecture Series: New Gold Inc. - New Afton Mine Update @ TRu Activity Centre

With Marty Henning, Senior Geologist - New Gold Inc, New Afton Mine. 7PM.



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April 23, 2015 

Kamloops Film Series: Timbuktu @ Paramount Theatre

All films at 7pm, Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $8 at the door, or get them in advance at MovieMart 444 St.Paul St., and avoid the lineups! $2 yearly membership card must be shown at the theatre each time also available at the door or at MovieMart.



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April 23, 2015 

MonkeyJunk @ Blue Grotto

Tickets: $25 Members - $30 Non-Members Advance
All Tickets - $35 at the Door



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 24 - 25, 2015 

The Untold Tales of the Brothers Grimm @ TRU Black Box Theatre

THE UNTOLD TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM is a fast-pace, zany comedy involving six actors performing seven usually untold Grimm Fairy Tales. Over the course of the show, they present over 75 different characters in their epic retelling of these lesser known Grimm stories. The play is filled with singing, dance, masks, fights, puppets and many memorable characters with everything from soldiers to kings, bears to giants, devils to witches and princes to queens.

There's a lot for everyone to enjoy! THE UNTOLD TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM is suitable for ages 8+ and will having you laughing out loud and begging for more! Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office, or by clicking the website link.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 24 - 25, 2015 

Jimmy LeGuilloux @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors Open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

April 24, 2015 

Margit Sky Project @ Barside Lounge & Grill

7-10PM. No cover. 19+ event.



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April 25 - October 31, 2015 

Kamloops Farmers' Market @ Downtown Kamloops

Join us weekly on Saturdays starting April 25th and Wednesdays starting May 6th for fresh local food, quality entertainment and other beautiful locally made items. For our 37th season you'll still find us on the 200 block of St Paul Street (Saturday) and the 400 block of Victoria Street (Wednesday)



For more information phone 250-682-7975 or Email. Website

April 25, 2015 

Kamloops Symphony: Bach to the Future @ TRU Alumni Theatre

Chamber Series. A programme featuring the creativity of J.S. Bach, and the influence of Baroque Style in contemporary compositions. 7:30PM.



For more information phone 250-574-5483 Website

April 25, 2015 

KACC Artisan Spring Tea and Sale @ The Heritage House

The Kamloops Arts and Crafts Club is holding their Artisans Spring Tea and Sale on Saturday, April 25th from 10am until 3pm at Heritage House, Riverside Park. Admission is free, cost of the Tea is $4.00. Artisans include Fibre Artists, Painters and Potters. Come and enjoy this annual event!



For more information phone 250-554-1817 or Email.

April 26, 2015 

Colin James @ Sagebrush Theatre

7:30PM. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

April 26, 2015 

CFJC TV Boogie the Bridge

CFJC TV Boogie the Bride is Back!

Come join the fun this year as you walk, run or stroll in downtown Kamloops. Bring your family and friends and boogie together!

Boogie is a not for profit organization that strives to lead in the committment to holistic health and positive change. This is implemented through continuous growth and development of the 3 pillars of Boogie:

1. Movement is change

2. A signature / legacy event for Kamloops

3. Community contribution and fundraising



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April 27, 2015 

Derek Edwards @ The Sagebrush Theatre

Derek Edwards - Baloney and Wine is an uproarious romp through the increasingly strange quirks of our daily routines. It's relentless and brazen, a tightly woven running commentary about human nature ... “the thinking man's coffee break.” In an ever more chaotic world, Edwards remains an inimitable constant, the hilarious voice of reason. As he says, "28 years in, it's AAALLLL starting to click!" Derek Edwards’ new 90-minute stand-up comedy show ... a richly textured and enthralling 'cut above,’ delivered with pace and authority. It sizzles - it pops; it's Baloney and Wine. 7:30PM. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

May 1 - 2, 2015 

The Young'uns @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 1, 2015 

Live In Concert the Louisiana Hayride Show @ The Sagebrush Theatre

Special 5th Anniversary Show with behind the scene stories from past 5 years as well as Patsy Cline, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynne, Hank Williams, Roy Orbison, Tammy Wynette all in costume. An interesting and fun time. Make this a special night out with family and friends. 7:30PM. Tickets available through the Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 or Email. Website

May 1, 2015 

2015 Get to Know Contest Launch Event @ Kamloops Art Gallery

Join us at the Kamloops Art Gallery on Friday May 1st from 3:00-5:00pm to celebrate the launch of the 2015 Get to Know Contest. Art instructors will be available to help kids create artwork that can be submitted to the contest. Visit www.gettoknow.ca for more info.



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May 1, 2015 

The Bach Project @ St. Paul's Cathedral

THE BACH PROJECT THE WELL TEMPERED CLAVIER BOOK 1 Sixteen piano teachers and students from Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon, Salmon Arm, and Merritt join forces in celebrating the 330th anniversary of the great baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach. A double concert will feature the monumental Book 1 of his The Well Tempered Clavier



For more information phone 250-377-1880 or Email. Website

May 2 - 3, 2015 

Almost Alan Jackson @ Bar of the Eagles

 
Aaron Halliday is "Almost Alan Jackson", and he'll be performing at a dinner and dance Saturday, May 2nd.  It's a fundraising event for CNIB & Multiple Sclerosis, and will be held at the Bar Of The Eagles at 755 Tranquille Road.  
 
Cocktails start at 5:30 with the dinner and dance to follow.
 
Tickets are $25.00 per person and can be purchased at the Bar Of the Eagles.  Final day to purchase is April 28th. 


For more information phone 250-376-4633

May 2, 2015 

Music in the Round: Kitchen Party @ TRU

3rd annual Music in the Round: Kitchen Party, in the Irving K. Barber Centre at TRU, 7pm, May 2. Rowdy fiddle duo 'No Mothers' and hot Kamloops band 'The Infectuals' will perform, along with great food, drinks and fun. Proceeds to TRU and KISSM student awards.



For more information phone 250-828-5264 or Email. Website

May 2, 2015 

Interior Vault/RIH Foundation - Charity/Free Shred Day

Interior Vault/ R.I.H. Foundation – Charity/ Free Shred Day



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May 3, 2015 

Titanic Themed Dinner @ Brownstone

We will be serving the last 10 course meal offered on board the Titanic on April 14, 1912. Served with 3 wine/beer pairings May 3, 6pm Tickets are $125 and can be bought in advance by calling the Brownstone directly at (250) 851-9939.



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

May 3, 2015 

The 7th Annual CFBX Record Fair @ Sahali Mall

On Sunday, May 3rd, sellers will have dozens of tables full of vinyl records, compact discs, stereo equipment, musical instruments, & music memorabilia. Taking place at Sahali Mall, there will be a wide selection of music for sale of all styles and eras.



For more information phone 250-377-3988 or Email. Website

May 6 - October 28, 2015 

Kamloops Wednesday Farmers' Market

On Victoria Street, between 4th and 5th Avenue. Every Wednesday 8:00am to 2:00pm.



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May 7, 2015 

Kamloops Film Series: Preggoland @ Paramount Theatre

All films at 7pm, Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $8 at the door, or get them in advance at MovieMart 444 St.Paul St., and avoid the lineups! $2 yearly membership card must be shown at the theatre each time also available at the door or at MovieMart.



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May 8 - 9, 2015 

Kamloops Symphony: Cirque de la Symphonie @ The Sagebrish Theatre

Cirque de la Symphonie brings the magic of the circus to the music hall.  See some of the world's best circus artists in exceptional performances choreographed to classical masterpieces and popular contemporary music. 7:30PM both nights.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

May 8 - 9, 2015 

The Goods @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 8, 2015 

Kamloops & District Elizabeth Fry Society 10th Annual Conference @ The Plaza Hotel

Entitled, Locked Out: Youth Pathways to Success, our Conference will explore the barriers youth face when transitioning to adulthood. Keynote Speaker, Gale Stewart from Aunt Leah's Place will share her experience as a foster care parent and the challenges facing youth aging out of the foster care system.



For more information phone 250-374-2119 or Email. Website

May 9, 2015 

Kamloops SPCA FurBall @ Coast Kamloops Hotel and Conference Centre

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of Second Chances and help the animals of Kamloops and surrounding communities. The evening features gourmet food stations, entertainment, dancing, silent auction, 50/50 draw, a trip raffle and our "Pet of the Ball" contest. Tickets are $75 and available by clicking the website link.



For more information phone (250) 376-7722 or Email. Website

May 10, 2015 

Mother's Day @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family out to enjoy Uncle Chris the Clown
 



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

May 10, 2015 

Mother's Day Brunch and Craft Fair @ Heffley Creek Hall

Mother’s Day Brunch and Craft/artisan/small business fair at the Heffley Creek Hall on Sunday, May 10, 2015. Tables or spots are $10; event goes from 10am to 2pm. Call today to book because spots will go fast. Come take Mom out for brunch and do some shopping at the same time!



For more information phone 250-578-7525 Website

May 14, 2015 

Burlesque Show @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover - $10 VIP Seating.  19+ Show.



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 15 - 16, 2015 

Wheelhouse @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 15 - 16, 2015 

FEST series Aggy's Reunion @ The Kamloops Bike Ranch

The FEST riders head back to the Loops for the series' second stop. Graham Agassiz hosts the proceedings and is once again the course builder alongside Brad Stewart. They will be hoping to match and excede the fun and frolics of the 2014 event.



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May 16 - 23, 2015 

Kamloops SPCA City Challenge Book Sale @ Northills Shopping Centre

The Kamloops SPCA is holding a book sale as part of this year’s City Challenge against the Prince George SPCA. Stock up on great summer reads and help support our local animal shelter. Sale runs from May 16th to 23rd at Northills Shopping Centre during mall hours.



For more information phone (250) 376-7722 or Email.

May 16 - 18, 2015 

Victoria Day Weekend @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family out to enjoy: Clinton W. Gray and Uncle Chris the Clown



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

May 21, 2015 

Paul Filek @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 22 - 23, 2015 

Devon Coyote @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

May 24, 2015 

Scotiabank MS Walk @ Riverside Park

Lace up for someone you love. Join us for the Scotiabank MS Walk and walk to end Multiple Sclerosis. Register as an individual or join at team at mswalks.ca. Collect pledges to support MS research and community-based services.



For more information phone 250 314 0773 or Email. Website

May 28, 2015 

Scott Woods and his Band - Foddling in the key of ...eh? @ Calvary Community Church

This fun-filled live show explores great Canadian fiddling styles from Cape Breton and Scottish to Acadian and Irish, French Canadian, Metis and Eastern European. And with great Canadian fiddling comes great Canadian step-dancing so fasten your seat belts for a hearty dose of this crowd favourite!



For more information phone 1-855-726-8896 or Email. Website

May 29 - 30, 2015 

Bluesfoot @ Blue Grotto

$5 Cover.  Doors open at 8pm.  21+ Show



For more information phone 250-372-9901 Website

June 2, 2015 

Dora the Explorer, Live! @ Sagebrush Theatre

6:30PM. Tickets available through Kamloops Live Box Office.



For more information phone 250-374-5483 Website

June 6, 2015 

Race for Kids with Boys and Girls Club of Kamloops @ John Tod Centre

Teams of four will complete 10 checkpoints in a race to the finish line. By participating you will help children in Kamloops have a healthy start to their day as funds raised will go directly to our Power Start program. Oh, and did we mention... CASH prizes?



For more information phone 250-554-5437 or Email. Website

June 7, 2015 

North Face Dirty Feet 6 hour bike enduro

Teams of 1,2 or 4 ride as many laps of a 12km course in Kenna Cartwright Park.

Great trails, fun terrain and sweet prizes!

Follow the link below to register today.



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June 14, 2015 

The North Face Dirty Feet 6 Hr Enduro Solo or Relay @ Kenna Cartwright Park

What is a 6 hour enduro it’s a relay and it’s fun!! – grab a friend or 3 friends and come out and ride on some awesome mtn bike trails in the park in a 6 hour relay. Or ride solo and see how many laps you can complete in 6 hours. Either way it’s a fun and exciting atmosphere so grab your bike and sign up. Click here for more details and to register.



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June 19 - 21, 2015 

Inaugural 2015 Shootout in the Sonoran

On June 19,20, and 21st of 2015, in the Northernmost portion of the Sonoran Desert, three distinctive BC golf courses will be hosting the “Inaugural 2015 Shootout in the Sonoran” Professional and Amature Team/Individual Golf Competition! 36 professionals and 108 Amateurs will be putting their skills to the ultimate test as they challenge the best the Thompson/Kamloops area has to offer: Sun Peaks Golf Course, Eaglepoint Golf Resort & Rivershore Golf Links. This 54 hole Team Competition features the first two rounds with the Amatures playing a ‘scramble’ format with the best net score added to the Pro’s score for the two rounds. Round three features all the Amatures ‘playing the ball down’ with handicaps’ and the best net score plus the Pro’s score completes the scoring.



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June 21, 2015 

Prostate Cancer Run @ The BC Wildife Park

Bring the whole family out to participate in the BC Wildlife Park's Prostate Cancer Run.



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

June 21, 2015 

Father's Day Brunch, Car Show, Swap Meet & Craft Fair @ Heffley Creek Hall

Come join us for a big event at the Heffley Creek Hall on Father’s Day! It will be a pancake breakfast, old car show, swap meet, flea market and craft fair all in one place! Something for everyone! If you bring your old car the driver gets a free meal. Tables are only $10 to book and are filling up fast. Everyone welcome. Brunch is only $10 for adults. Please call for more information 250-578-7525.



For more information phone 250-578-7525 Website

June 27, 2015 

End of School - Special Animal Encounter Day @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family out to celebrate the end of school at the BC Wildlife Park!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

July 1, 2015 

Art in the Park @ Riverside Park

Art in the Park is the largest arts event in Kamloops and is organized by the Kamloops Arts Council (KAC) as part of the City of Kamloops Canada Day celebrations at Riverside Park. The full day of arts exhibitions and sales, demos and performances is free to the public. Approximately 30,000 people attend the event each year.

More than 90 artists will have their handcrafted and original work on display in 2015, from painting and pottery to fashion and jewellery. The event also features live music, dance, and theatre performances for all ages. 9AM to 5PM.



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July 1, 2015 

Canada Day @ Riverside Park

Join Kamloops in celebrating our national holiday for a full day of culture, arts, music and festivities at Riverside Park.  The day begins with a Lions Pancake breakfast and ends with a colourful display of fireworks.



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July 5 - 11, 2015 

Destination Mainstage

MAINSTAGE Theatre is back in Kamloops and set to hit the 'stage' in July 2015.  MAINSTAGE is the Annual Provincial Theatre Festival for community theatre groups throughout BC. Sponsored by Theatre BC, it is one of the longest-running theatre traditions in Canada. This exciting event is the culmination of winning plays from Theatre BC Zone Festivals involving up to 10 Zones throughout the Province of BC. More than 60 community theatre clubs participate in Zone Festivals held in April and May, with hopes riding on the chance to take their winning play to MAINSTAGE for friendly competition with the province’s best.  Kamloops will also host the festival in 2016 (July 8-16) and 2017 (July 7-15).



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July 11, 2015 

Kamloops Ambassador Society: Miss Kamloops @ The Sagebrush Theatre

The coronation of Miss Kamloops and the Kamloops Princesses at the Sagebrush Theatre. Start time is 6:30 pm, tickets available through Kamloops Live Box Office or at the door.



For more information phone 250-819-5691 or Email. Website

July 13 - August 1, 2015 

Project X: X Fest 2015 @ Prince Charles Park

Project X is a Kamloops theatre company passionate about creating and producing innovative, audacious theatre works that explore non-traditional venues and forms of theatre. They are committed to expanding the creative development of emerging artists in the region as well as bringing new educational, theatrical and artistic experiences to the widest audience possible. Featuring The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood and The Shakespeare Show.



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July 25, 2015 

John Fogerty - Live @ ISC

Legendary musician John Fogerty announces additional Canadian dates on his “1969” Tour. The critically acclaimed tour celebrated one extraordinary year: 1969. This tour celebrates 1969 – the extraordinary year in which Fogerty wrote and produced three seminal albums with Creedence Clearwater Revival: Bayou Country, Green River and Willy and the Poor Boys.



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July 25, 2015 

Kamloops Therapeutic Riding's 6th Annual "Dash to Make a Difference"

Kamloops Therapeutic Riding's 6th Annual Dash to Make a Difference is an "Amazing Race" type of event which happens throughout Kamloops.  Your registration helps to support children, adults and at-risk-youth in our various programs.

RACE INFORMATION
Race Date: Saturday, July 25th, 2015
Check-In: 2:30pm
Race Starts: 3pm SHARP
Race Dinner: 6pm

Team Entry Fee is $40 per team member and includes a t-shirt and ticket to the race dinner.



For more information phone 250-554-3811 Website

July 26, 2015 

The Kamloops Marathon

Choose from 3km, 8km, half marathon, full marathon or relay marathon.



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July 30 - August 2, 2015 

Rockin' River Musicfest @ Merritt Festival Show Site

Get ready for Rockin' River Music Fest 2015 and 4 days of amazing music!



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July 31 - August 2, 2015 

Kamloopa Powwow @ Tk'emlups Indian Band Powwow Grounds

The Kamloopa Powwow is one of the largest celebrations of First Nations' culture and heritage in Western Canada! The Pow Wow is a spectacular expression of the Secwepemc people's heritage and is a vibrant display of storytelling, song, and dance in traditional regalia.

The Kamloopa Powwow represents many years of stories and events from previous years packed into three exciting days at the Secwepemc Pow Wow Grounds located 2 minutes from the city centre, alongside the South Thompson River in Kamloops.



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July 31, 2015 

Ellen Doty @ Harper's Trail Winery

Join Harper's Trail on their patio for an intimate evening with Ellen Doty. 7pm to 9pm.



For more information phone 250-573-5855 Website

August 3, 2015 

BC Bears Day & Teddy Bear Picnic @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family out to celebrate BC Bears Day & Teddy Bear Picnic!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

August 16, 2015 

Julia Child's Birthday Themed Dinner @ Brownstone

Join us for a five course meal (with 2 wine/beer pairings) celebrating the incredible recipes of Ms Julia Child! Tix $80 and bought in advance at Brownstone (250) 851-9939.



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

August 29, 2015 

The Summer Finale @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring out the whole family to celebrate the end of the summer at the BC Wildlife Park!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

September 20, 2015 

Scotiabank MS Bike- Thompson River Ride

Gear up to end Multiple Sclerosis. Join us for the 20th Anniversary Thompson River Ride. Collect pledges for MS research and community-based services, and then enjoy our fully-supported ride. Register as an individual or a team early for a discount on registration. Century Ride offered this year.



For more information phone 250 314 0773 or Email. Website

September 27, 2015 

The Tragically Hip - Live @ ISC

Following a string of rave reviews and fan accolades, The Tragically Hip have extended the Fully and Completely Tour into the summer and fall. Performing Fully Completely in its entirety, the iconic band has added dates across country to their current tour schedule.



For more information phone 250-828-3492 Website

September 30 - October 4, 2015 

Communities in Bloom - Symposium & Awards

This year, Kamloops will host the 2015 Communities in Bloom Symposium & Awards: Provincial, National & International. Everyone is welcome to register for the conference and learn about how to build community pride, beautify your city and so much more!



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October 23 - 30, 2015 

Boo at the Zoo @ BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family to check out what all the whoots and hollers are all about at BOO at the ZOO at the BC Wildlife Park!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website

December 11, 2015 - January 3, 2016 

Wildlights Festival @ The BC Wildlife Park

Bring the whole family down to check out the light show at the BC Wildlife Park!



For more information phone 250-573-3242 Website