2017 Activity Schedule

DATE & TIME LOCATION MAIN ACTIVITIES DETAILS
April 29
Saturday
12pm
Okanagan Sikh Temple
1111 Rutland Road North Kelowna
AHM Promotion booth at Vaisakhi Parade Free admission Featuring the ancient harvest festival in the Punjab region, India, Free admission
hosted by Okanagan Sikh Temple.
May 6
Saturday
open at 5:30 pm
Okanagan College Theater
1000 KLO, Avenue
AHM Opening Gala
Ryuzen /Vancouver Taneda Karate Dojo
Yamabiko Taiko
Opening proclamation, heritage displays, stage performance by Japanese artists, Sushi for purchase.
Admission $15 , advanced purchase $10
May 1-31
operating hours
Okanagan Heritage Museum
470 Queensway Avenue
Okanagan Military Museum
1424 Ellis Street
Laurel Packing House
1304 Ellis Street
Asian Heritage Exhibition History/heritage display about local Asian immigrants. Hosted in partnership with Kelowna Museums Society. Free admission.
May 1-31
operating hours
Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Avenue Asian Painting Arts Asian Painting Art Exhibition
Free admission
May 6 & 27
10am-1pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum
470 Queensway Avenue
Stories from Kelowna’s Chinatown a drop-in family program hosted by KMS
May 7, 14, 21 & 28
 Sundays
12:30-4pm
Kelowna Art Gallery
1315 Water Street
Family Sundays
Featuring Asian art crafts
May 7, Japanese Decorative Paper Dolls & Samurai Helmet
May 14, Korean Traditional Korean “Luck” Pouches
May 21, Filipino Cupcake Liners Crafty Things
May 28, Chinese "Parasol" Paper Umbrella KAG admission $4 per person.
May 13
Saturday
1-4pm
Japanese Buddhist Temple
1089 Borden Avenue
Piece of Japanese Culture Temple tours; Kimono & dish sale, Sushi sale & demo; Origami instruction; Yamabiko Taiko; Calligraphy; Dharma Door & etc
Free Admission.
May 13 & 24
Saturdays
10am-12pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery
1991 Bernard Avenue
A Walk Through Past Cemetery Tours Join local historian Bob Hayes. Highlight the people and stories of early Kelowna. Each tour takes place in a different section of the cemetery. Join one or all.
Free Admission.
May 20
Saturday
6-9pm
Parkinson Recreation Hall
1800 Parkinson Way
Asian Heritage Community Showcase Featuring community festival, intercultural showcase, exhibition & interactive booth activities, Asian food. Free Admission.