upcoming events in the Okanagan Falls area - the Okanagan Falls Event Society calendar is a great reference!
Thompson Okanagan Tourist Association - listings for accommodations, tour operators and many other ideas for what to do in the region
Regional District of Okanagan & Similkameen - the official political body in the Okanagan Falls area, with references for communities
BC Wine Institute - great information on the BC VQA wine program and its member wineries. Also lots of wine education!
BC Wine & Food Trails Magazine - a seasonal magazine featuring the latest news from many of the wine and food companies in BC
Similkameen Wineries Association - one of our neighbouring wine associations, with many hidden gems – only 40 minutes away!
Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country - our wine association neighbor to the south, with many well-known members and fun new ones too!
Bottleneck Drive Wine Route - the happening Summerland wine association, only 30 minutes to the north!
Naramata Bench Wineries Association - you may have heard of this group of wineries near Penticton who were the first winery association in the region
Westside Wine Trail - this group of wineries on the west side of the lake near Kelowna has members large and small with much to see and do!
We are fortunate to have wonderful guest houses and hotels in our area – treat yourself to a special stay!
Bighorn Ridge - an elegant guest house on the Peach Cliffs of Okanagan Falls
Eden House B & B – a 4 star log home in Kaleden
Deerpath Lookout B & B – a private retreat in the hills above Okanagan Falls
God’s Mountain Estate Bed & Breakfast - a truly unique experience in the heart of wine country, between Penticton & Okanagan Falls
Days Inn Penticton – traditional hospitality in the heart of wine country, with “Wine and Dine and Stay” packages.
Ramada Penticton – a great conference hotel with rooms and suites, also good for families. Centrally located in Penticton.
The Lakeside Resort - a classic resort near Oliver, with camping and motel facilities
Walnut Beach Resort – the only resort in Osoyoos with a private beach
Watermark Beach Resort -an all-suite facility in Osoyoos, right on the water and close to downtown
Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa – full service wine country resort with spa in Osoyoos
Wine Tour Companies
Grape Escapes – the official touring partner of the Okanagan Falls Winery Association
Grape Friends - a friendly local company, based in the Penticton area
Unveil Shuttles - another friendly local company, based in the Oliver-Osoyoos area
Top Cat Tours – one of the oldest established wine touring companies in the Okanagan, with scheduled & private tours
Ambrosia Tours – numerous tour itineraries and themes available throughout the summer
Divine Valley Tours - tutored wine tours for small groups
Distinctly Kelowna Tours – scheduled and private tours offered throughout the Okanagan, based in Kelowna
Tickleberrys - almost too many ice cream flavours (but not quite). Also fun gift items and other sweets.
Penticton Farmers’ Market - Saturdays (May – Oct) from 8:30 am till noon. The perfect thing before wine touring!
Dogtown Coffee Co. – the neighourhood cafe if you need to refill that travel mug or just stop to visit. They are on the Bead Trail too!
The Bead Trail – follow the local trails and learn the stories of our hidden gems. Take home a souvenir that’s unique and interesting! (Ask at our member wineries for their beads)
Thanks to the following local companies for their partnership in our efforts in the community!
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