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There's always something happening in Vernon - check out our events calendar below, which is updated regularly with new events. If you can't find the event you're looking for, please refer to the Vernon Morning Star's Community Calendar www.vernonmorningstar.com or visit the Vernon Events listing at www.VernonEvents.ca

Saturday
August
29

Friday, August 28, 2015 to Thursday, September 3, 2015 Vernon Towne Theatre

FAMILY MATINEES – DAILY, ALL SUMMER LONG

PIXELS – 106MIN
SHOWING 11:00AM DAILY
RATED PG

JURASSIC WORLD – 125MIN
SHOWING 12:40PM DAILY
RATED PG

Jake Gillenhal in SOUTHPAW – 124 MIN
SHOWING 2:55PM NIGHTLY
RATED 14A

EVENING SHOWS

Held over By Popular Demand
WHAT WE DID ON OUR HOLIDAY – 95 MIN
SHOWING 5:00PM NIGHTLY
RATED – GENERAL

Award winner at Sundance, Berlin Film Festival and Lincoln Center
DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL – 103MIN
Showing 6:35PM nightly
Rated – 18A

Amy Schumer’s TRAINWRECK – 125 MIN
SHOWING 8:20PM NIGHTLY
RATED – 14A

Vernon Towne Cinema
2910 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]

12:00 am to 12:00 am Trek Dirt Series Ladies Camp @ Silver Star Mountain Resort

1:00 am to 2:00 pm Amazing Race @ The Okanagan Science Centre

9:00 am to 11:00 am Pickleball in Vernon @ Sawicki Park

9:00 am to 1:00 pm Lumby Public Market

Features local fruit, vegetables, farm eggs, natural health and beauty products, artisans, freshly-made bannock, home preserves and baking, flea market items and much more!

Glencaird Street Lumby BC   [ map ]
Bill
(778) 930-0241

10:00 am to 2:00 pm Trail Rides @ O’Keefe Ranch

Saddle up for an O'Keefe Ranch Tour experience on horseback! Trail rides Thursday to Sunday, 10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm. $40 plus tax includes admission and one hour horseback tour of Historic O'Keefe ranch. Children (9 years and up) must be accompanied by an adult. All riders must have proper footwear with closed toes. Trail ride reservations are encouraged.

O’Keefe Ranch
9380 Hwy 97N Vernon BC   [ map ]

10:00 am to 3:00 pm Westside Open Farmers’ Market

Every Saturday 10am to 3pm. With over 18 vendors, there's something for everyone! Baking, local fruit, plants, artisans, collectables, Pow Wow Regalia, Native jewelry and garage sale vendors. The Westside Open Farmers' Market is on Westside Rd, past O'Keefe Ranch, 12 km after turnoff from Hwy 97, before Little Kingdom. Lots of parking! For more information contact Darlene at 250-540-3815 or [email protected]

Westside Rd Vernon BC   [ map ]

1:00 pm to 3:30 pm Family Saturday @ Vernon Public Art Gallery

Family Saturday takes place on the last Saturday of each month with an art project suitable for little kids and big kids alike. This month join us to paint a coastal landscape inspired by Emily Carr. Learn how to assess a painting style and create defined brush strokes while blending colours together. Parents are encouraged to participate too. All materials supplied. Suggested ages 5+ • $5 for members and $7 for non-members.

Vernon Public Art Gallery
3228 31 Ave Vernon BC   [ map ]

Sunday
August
30

Friday, August 28, 2015 to Thursday, September 3, 2015 Vernon Towne Theatre

FAMILY MATINEES – DAILY, ALL SUMMER LONG

PIXELS – 106MIN
SHOWING 11:00AM DAILY
RATED PG

JURASSIC WORLD – 125MIN
SHOWING 12:40PM DAILY
RATED PG

Jake Gillenhal in SOUTHPAW – 124 MIN
SHOWING 2:55PM NIGHTLY
RATED 14A

EVENING SHOWS

Held over By Popular Demand
WHAT WE DID ON OUR HOLIDAY – 95 MIN
SHOWING 5:00PM NIGHTLY
RATED – GENERAL

Award winner at Sundance, Berlin Film Festival and Lincoln Center
DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL – 103MIN
Showing 6:35PM nightly
Rated – 18A

Amy Schumer’s TRAINWRECK – 125 MIN
SHOWING 8:20PM NIGHTLY
RATED – 14A

Vernon Towne Cinema
2910 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]

10:00 am to 1:00 pm Sunday Brunch @ Vernon Yacht Club

Delicious food and an amazing view! Sunday Brunch served every week. Please book ahead for large groups 250-545-5518

Vernon Yacht Club
7919 Okanagan Landing Road Vernon BC   [ map ]
(250) 545-5518
vernonyachtclub.com/

10:00 am to 2:00 pm Trail Rides @ O’Keefe Ranch

Saddle up for an O'Keefe Ranch Tour experience on horseback! Trail rides Thursday to Sunday, 10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm. $40 plus tax includes admission and one hour horseback tour of Historic O'Keefe ranch. Children (9 years and up) must be accompanied by an adult. All riders must have proper footwear with closed toes. Trail ride reservations are encouraged.

O’Keefe Ranch
9380 Hwy 97N Vernon BC   [ map ]

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Lumby Community Market Sidewalk Sale @ Arbor Mall

Take a trip down to Lumby and discover the sidewalk sale! All vendors are welcome for drop-in.

Arbor Mall
Lumby BC   [ map ]

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm 2015 Caetani Summer Music Series

The Caetani Centre is very pleased to announce the line-up for its second annual Summer Music Series, to be held the last Sunday of every month, May to September.
May 31st - Cod Gone Wild
June 28th - Women of Song, celebrating local female performing artists.
July 26th - Ben Klick
August 30th - Andrew and Zachari Smith
September 27th - The Trips

Caetani Cultural Centre
3401 Pleasant Valley Road Vernon BC   [ map ]

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Live Music @ The Naked Pig

6:00 pm Montreal Folk Performance @ Ashton Creek

This performance brings together the best of Montreal with Bernadette Fortin, Guillaume, Bill Collier and Carl Boodman , Members of Jabbour will perform at Ashton Creek's Lorenzo's Café. This band brings together some of Montreal's finest folk and roots musicians
Cost is $10 at the door show is at 8pm and dinner is at 6pm

Lorenzo's Cafe
901 Enderby Mabel Lake Rd, Enderby, BC BC   [ map ]
2508386700

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Live Music @ Dorian’s Greek Taverna

Wednesdays songwriter/guitarist Chris Madsen provides live music on guitar. Sundays jazz and classical pianist Heather Mehain provides live music on piano.

Dorian's Greek Taverna
3224 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]
250-558-5100

Monday
August
31

Friday, August 28, 2015 to Thursday, September 3, 2015 Vernon Towne Theatre

FAMILY MATINEES – DAILY, ALL SUMMER LONG

PIXELS – 106MIN
SHOWING 11:00AM DAILY
RATED PG

JURASSIC WORLD – 125MIN
SHOWING 12:40PM DAILY
RATED PG

Jake Gillenhal in SOUTHPAW – 124 MIN
SHOWING 2:55PM NIGHTLY
RATED 14A

EVENING SHOWS

Held over By Popular Demand
WHAT WE DID ON OUR HOLIDAY – 95 MIN
SHOWING 5:00PM NIGHTLY
RATED – GENERAL

Award winner at Sundance, Berlin Film Festival and Lincoln Center
DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL – 103MIN
Showing 6:35PM nightly
Rated – 18A

Amy Schumer’s TRAINWRECK – 125 MIN
SHOWING 8:20PM NIGHTLY
RATED – 14A

Vernon Towne Cinema
2910 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]

8:00 am to 1:00 pm Vernon Farmer’s Market @ Kal Tire Place

Discover the diversity and uniqueness of the area at one of the very best Farmers’ Markets in the region. With over 200 local growers and artisans, we offer everything from fruit, vegetables, meat, seafood, crafts, art, gourmet foods, plants, flowers, gifts, and delicious baking. Buskers, live entertainment and children’s activities often add to the cheerful atmosphere. Lively chatter and friendly faces welcome residents and visitors alike. We’re surrounded by tons of free parking so bring the whole family to experience the vibrant colours, fresh flavours, aromatic smells, and fun sounds.
Make It A Fresh Day! @ The Vernon Farmers Market

Vernon Farmers’ Market
3445 43rd Ave vernon BC   [ map ]

5:15 pm “The Grump ” an inspiring tale

This film is brought to you by the Vernon Film Society
Tickets are $7 Cash only for this event

Vernon Towne Cinema
2910 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]

7:45 pm “The Grump ” an inspiring tale

This film is brought to you by the Vernon Film Society
Tickets are $7 Cash only for this event

Vernon Towne Cinema
2910 30th Avenue Vernon BC   [ map ]