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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Please click here for the 2017 Community Directory and for a complete list of Annual Events.

September Events

Peachland Ambassadors Pageant: September 15 & 16, Community Centre, 7-9 pm

The Peachland Ambassadors program celebrates 66 years. Saturday features a talent and fashion show, the evening wear presentations, impromptu questions, greetings from visiting royalty, awards presentation and coronation. For more information, contact Linda by phone at 778.479.2843 or by email at peachlandambassador@gmail.com

Technovation 2017

Technovation Peachland Roundtable: September 20, 6:00-9:00 pm, Peachland Community Centre, $20 Per Ticket

Join Okanagan Tech-Industry Pioneers and Organizations to hear their secrets: how do they attract young and well-established tech companies to the Okanagan Region? How does the community benefit? Each presenter shares common goals of fostering continued economic growth and creating jobs. Presenters will also address how to engage local residents, discuss solutions to increase Peachlandís tax-base and stimulate year-round business for downtown revitalization.

For more information, visit Chamberpeachland.ca, or call the Peachland Chamber of Commerce at 250.767.2422.

For tickets, CLICK HERE

Glow Run 2017 Kinshira Update

Glow Run Kinshira Fire Dancers

Peachland Family Glow Run: Friday, September 29, Registration and Free Family Activities 6-8:30 pm, Run Start at 7:30 pm, Free Performance by Kinshira Fire Dancers 8:15 pm, Heritage Park/Beach Avenue

Enjoy a stroll or run with the whole family under the spell of the night. Starting at Peachland's Heritage Park, this all ages event will include a 5K run or a 3K walk or run along scenic Beach Ave. Check in will take place at Heritage Park from 6:00-7:00 pm and the run will start at 7:30 pm. There will be free all ages activities for participants and spectators from 6-8:30 pm including kids games, face painting, photo/selfie booth, dancing, and the grand finale, a 15 minute performance by the Kinshira Fire Dancers 8:15 pm)! This event is all about FUN! Dress up in your best, bright clothing (think 1980s workout gear!), don some glow sticks (we will provide you with some at registration but feel free to bring your own if you want to stand out and really glow!), lace up your running/walking shoes and help us light up the night!

Register early and save!

For more information, call 250.767.2133, email rec-clerk@peachland.ca, or visit the Glow Run webpage.




Death By Chocolate
Death By Chocolate: A Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Evening: Saturday, September 30, 5:30 pm, 50+ Activity Centre, $50.00 per person

Put your detective skills to work to solve this whodunit! Tickets are $50.00 per person and include a 3 course dinner prepared by the Peachland Hospital Auxiliary. For tickets visit Peachland Pharmacy or call Jane at 250.767.6226.













October Events

Scarecrow Festival Poster
Peachland Scarecrow Festival: September 30-October 14

For the second year in a row, Peachland will celebrate the Fall season from September 30th - October 14th with the annual "Peachland Scarecrow Festival"! Families and businesses can get in on the fun by creating and displaying a scarecrow in front of their home or workplace. Visit and like the Scarecrow Festival Facebook page, so you stay up to date with all the fun and be the first to know about tips and tricks to build your own scarecrow!

Entertainment and awards will be presented on October 7 at Heritage Park.

For more information, call Doris at 250.767.2391.









10th Anniversary Highschool Rodeo: October 6-8, Peachland Riding Club, 4:00 pm Friday, 9:00 am Saturday and Sunday

For more information, call 250.718.2761 or visit www.peachlandridingclub.com.

Peachland Halloween Spooktacular Family Dance Party 2017

Halloween Spooktacular Family Event and Dance Party: October 28, 1:30-3:30 pm, Community Centre

Start your Halloween shenanigans early with a bouncy castle, carnival games, photo booth, face painting, haunted house, pumpkin carving, crafts, story time, entertainment and a family dance party! Pre-registration recommended as space is limited.

For more information, or to register, call 250.767.2133.

November Events

St. Margaret's Church Angel Bazaar Christmas Craft Fair: November 4, Community Centre

Local vendors share their crafts and wares at the Community Centre.

For more information, call 250.767.3131

Peachland Remembrance Day Ceremony 2017
Peachland Remembrance Day Service: November 11, Community Centre, 10:30 am

Please join the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #69 as we honour our veterans and fallen comrades. Doors open 9:00 am; ceremony starts at 10:30 am. There will be a reception immediately after at Legion Branch #69 (4407 2nd St). Everyone welcome, including minors.

For more information, please call 250.767.9100

Peachland Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards: November 18, Community Centre, $65.00 per person, 7:00 pm

Save the date and come celebrate excellence in business at the Peachland Chamber of Commerce 2017 Business Excellence Awards Gala and Auction Night, which will take place on Saturday November 18th We recognize businesses, organizations and individuals for their achievement in excellence within the Peachland business community before an active and vibrant group of business peers, dignitaries and the community at large.

Tickets are $65 per person and will be available to purchase from October 1st 2017.

The event is open to the public.

The Nominees Reception is on Monday November 13th at the Historic School Building. The reception starts at 7 pm and ends 9 pm.

For more information, visit www.chamberpeachland.com or call 250.767.2422.

2017 Peachland Christmas Craft Fair

Peachland Christmas Craft Fair: November 25, Community Centre, 9:00 am-3:00 pm, Admission By Donation

Get ready for Christmas!

Purchase your gifts from local artisans. Find exciting handmade treasures and works of art for that someone special on your shopping list.

For more information, call 250.767.0141, or email wellnesscentre@shaw.ca.

Peachland United Church Christmas Sale: November 25, 4th Street Place, 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Collectible jewelry, artwork, handmade items and bake sale.

For more information, call 250.767.2206

December Events

Peachland Christmas Light Up 2017

Peachland Christmas Light Up: Various Locations, Pre-event Activities 4:30-6:00 pm, Glow Parade and Light Up at 6:00 pm

Celebrate all that is great about Christmas in Peachland at this event featuring entertainment and activities in and around Peachland with a premier Light Up event at Heritage Park Friday, December 1st, 2017.

For more information, please visit peachland.ca, call 250.767.2133 or email rec-clerk@peachland.ca.



Peachland Breakfast with Santa 2017
Breakfast with Santa: December 2, Community Centre, 9:00-11:30 am

Delightful for the young and young at heart! A delicious pancake breakfast followed by crafts, entertainment and a special visit with Santa. Bring your own camera for a picture perfect day. Children must be supervised by adults. This is not a drop off program.

For more information, please visit peachland.ca, call 250.767.2133 or email rec-clerk@peachland.ca.


Christmas Potluck: December 8, 50+ Activity Centre

For more information, please call 250.767.9133

Variety Singers Christmas Concert: December 10, 50+ Activity Centre

Get into the spirit of the season with the Variety Singers Christmas Choir.

For more information, call Phyllis at 250.767.2546

Community Christmas Dinner: December 25, Peachland Wellness Centre

Enjoy Christmas dinner with your friends and neighbours at the Peachland Wellness Centre.

For more information, call 250.767.0141 or email peachlandwellnesscentre.ca.