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The Festival of Trees at the Nk'Mip Resort will be free of charge this weekend. Check the accompanying story for more details.
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November 22, 2013 - 11:25 AM

PENTICTON - Glass Tiger wants no one to forget about them in their journey to find another hit song.

The Canadian rock band has been hitting the bars and concert halls since 1983 and plan to prowl the stage at the Barking Parrot Bar tomorrow at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $38 per person.

The music group will be one of several adult-themed events for entertainment seekers this weekend. The Harry Potter Challenge Night is totally a kids event taking place at the Penticton Public Library. Teens from 13 to 18 can join the staff from 7 to 9:30 p.m. completing challenges to win the house cup.

For more information head to the library or call Michelle at 250-770-7781 ext. 4516.

If however dressing up as a teen wizard with or without a lightning bolt scar on your head is not your thing there'll be beer at the Barley Mill Brew Pub and live music by Pistol Pete. Things kick off at 7:30 p.m. and to get in call ahead at 250-493-8000.

Tonight and tomorrow will be the Winter in Wine Country and the Festival of Trees in Oliver and Osoyoos at the Nk'Mip Resort. The Winter event will have special wine tastings, unusual gifts and beautiful Christmas light displays running from today to Sunday.

On Saturday, from 4 to 6 p.m. the Festival of Trees will open its doors and charge absolutely nothing for the experience. People are invited to come to the Nk'Mip Resort and view and vote on their favourite tree. Charitable donations would be welcome.

To contact a reporter for this story, to send photos or videos, email Shannon Quesnel at, call 250-488-3065, send tweets to @shannonquesnel1 or @InfoNewsPentict.

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