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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
March
28

All Day Showdown Throwdown Hoedown 2015 @ Silver Star Mountain Resort

The Showdown is back for its 10th year and is bigger than ever! Part of the Canadian Open Tour, the Showdown is a fully sanctioned Silver Level event with the Association of Freestyle Professionals (AFP) and the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association (CFSA). Also sanctioned through Snowboard Canada, riders earn towards their TTR Rankings.
Competitors will not only be competing for cash and great prizes but they will also be earning points in the world rankings Open pro and Open Amateur - Ski and Snowboard Categories. Some big cash prizes are available for Open categories, with some outstanding swag available for Amateur categories.
And for spectators there's great music, great giveaways, hot food, cold beer served at the "ice bar", and the best view in THE ROCKSTAR TERRAIN PARK.
For further details or to make your booking please contact:Silver Star Holidays by phone 250-558-6083 or toll free on 1-800-663-4431. You can also email us at info@skisilverstar.com

Silver Star Mountain Resort
Silver Star Mountain BC   [ map ]

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

Every Saturday 10am to 3pm. Jewelry, plants, veggies, crafts, flea market, garage sale, plus much more. Baked goodies and seasonal pies (different each week), also beautiful embroidered towels of all kinds, native jewelry! The Westside Open Farmers' Market is on Westside Rd, past O'Keefe Ranch, before Little Kingdom, 12 km after turnoff from Hwy 97. For more information contact Darlene at 250-260-4440 or westsideopenmarket@hotmail.com

Westside Rd Vernon BC BC   [ map ]

10:00 am to 7:00 pm The Shoparama Spring Market

The Shoparama Spring Market boosts a budding bunch of Entrepreneurs, Crafters, and Home Based Business. Baking toooo!! There will be entertainment, goodies for the kids, door prizes and a yummy concession.
Admission is free; however you are invited to bring a non-perishable food item for the Food Bank. Help us make this a Special Food Bank fundraiser!

Greater Vernon Recreation Centre
3310-37th Ave Vernon BC   [ map ]

1:00 pm to 3:30 pm Family Saturday – An Introduction to Mark Making Using Pen and Ink @ Vernon Public Art Gallery

An introduction to mark making using pen and ink. $5 - $7 per participant. Pre-register at (250) 545-3173.

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

7:30 pm TransMigration @ The Performing Arts Centre

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre takes the stage on Saturday, March 28 at 7:30pm with TransMigration, a visually raw exploration of the vision, struggles and brilliance of shaman-artist Norval Morrisseau. Vibrating with colour and energy, TransMigration is a reflection of humanity and the power of spirit to transform and transcend.

Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre
3800 33rd Street Vernon BC   [ map ]
(250) 549-7469
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8:00 pm Rick Zipp Wheelhouse Band/Les Copeland @ Match Eatery and Pub

Wheelhouse is the Okanagan's fun classic rock band fronted by lead singer/guitarist Rick Zipp although they boast having three equally talented singers to shake things up. Churning out classic, modern rock and originals for the last 20 years, Wheelhouse delivers professionalism, great classics, and a fun time for all! And Les Copeland is a consummate musician, specializing in blues, jazz and roots music.

Match Eatery and Public House
4900 Anderson Way Vernon BC   [ map ]

9:15 pm The Young’uns @ The Green

The Young'uns, live at The Green! Come get your crazy on during the Ugly Sweater Night! Food, drink, and entertainment!

The Green
4801 27th Street Vernon BC   [ map ]

Sunday
March
29

All Day Showdown Throwdown Hoedown 2015 @ Silver Star Mountain Resort

The Showdown is back for its 10th year and is bigger than ever! Part of the Canadian Open Tour, the Showdown is a fully sanctioned Silver Level event with the Association of Freestyle Professionals (AFP) and the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association (CFSA). Also sanctioned through Snowboard Canada, riders earn towards their TTR Rankings.
Competitors will not only be competing for cash and great prizes but they will also be earning points in the world rankings Open pro and Open Amateur - Ski and Snowboard Categories. Some big cash prizes are available for Open categories, with some outstanding swag available for Amateur categories.
And for spectators there's great music, great giveaways, hot food, cold beer served at the "ice bar", and the best view in THE ROCKSTAR TERRAIN PARK.
For further details or to make your booking please contact:Silver Star Holidays by phone 250-558-6083 or toll free on 1-800-663-4431. You can also email us at info@skisilverstar.com

Silver Star Mountain Resort
Silver Star Mountain BC   [ map ]

10:00 am to 5:00 pm The Shoparama Spring Market

The Shoparama Spring Market boosts a budding bunch of Entrepreneurs, Crafters, and Home Based Business. Baking toooo!! There will be entertainment, goodies for the kids, door prizes and a yummy concession.
Admission is free; however you are invited to bring a non-perishable food item for the Food Bank. Help us make this a Special Food Bank fundraiser!

Greater Vernon Recreation Centre
3310-37th Ave Vernon BC   [ map ]

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
March
30

All Day Canada Cup 2015 Junior Nationals @ Silver Star Mountain Resort

Silver Star Mountain Resort is host to the 2015 Junior Nationals, which will include the following disciplines; Moguls, Dual Moguls, Slopestyle, Big Air and Aerials.
Visit us at our Silver Star Mountain Resort EVENTS CALENDAR for full details.

Silver Star Mountain Resort
Silver Star Mountain BC   [ map ]

Tuesday
March
31

All Day Canada Cup 2015 Junior Nationals @ Silver Star Mountain Resort

Silver Star Mountain Resort is host to the 2015 Junior Nationals, which will include the following disciplines; Moguls, Dual Moguls, Slopestyle, Big Air and Aerials.
Visit us at our Silver Star Mountain Resort EVENTS CALENDAR for full details.

Silver Star Mountain Resort
Silver Star Mountain BC   [ map ]

5:00 pm Latin Night @ Bulldog Cafe

Every Tuesday enjoy Latin nights at the Bulldog Café! Great food, great music and drink specials!

Bull Dog Hotel Silver Star
Silver Star Mountain BC   [ map ]