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Five things to do in Penticton and the South Okanagan this weekend

The Danish hard rock band Volbeat appears with Godsmack at Penticton's South Okanagan Events Centre on Saturday, April 27, 2109.
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April 26, 2019 - 10:19 AM

PENTICTON - Music, an afternoon tea, the Farmers’ Market and a spring repurposing sale are some of the things to do in the area this weekend.

The Grammy nominated Danish band Volbeat appears at Penticton’s South Okanagan Events Centre along with Godsmack on Saturday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. Volbeat has made its way to rock’s upper echelons since emerging onto the Copenhagen rock scene in 2001, while Godsmack recently released its seventh album, “When Legends Rise.” To buy tickets click on this link. 

The TRUE Penticton Tourism Expo is free to all to attend. The expo is a great place to find out where to send guests for the best the Okanagan has to offer, or find out for yourself where the attractions, activities, accommodations, restaurants, wineries, breweries and other attractions in the area are. The expo takes place at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre on Saturday, April 27 from noon to 4 p.m. There is no charge to attend.

The Summerland Arts Council holds its second annual Stash Bash at the Summerland Arts & Culture Centre at 9525 Wharton Street on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is a great opportunity to re-purpose your art supplies, books, fabric, crafting materials and more. Cost for use of space is $15 with your own table, $20 with a table supplied. Call 250-494-4494 to register.

A Scottish Afternoon tea with the Okanagan Youth Pipe Band takes place at Orchard House on Sunday, April 28. Sandwiches, dainties and tea will be served with entertainment provided by local musicians and the Okanagan Youth Pipe Band. Tickets are $20 per person. Doors open at noon, with proceeds going to support the Okanagan Youth Pipe Band.

The Penticton Farmers’ Market is back for its 29th season in the 100 block of Main Street. There will be farm fresh vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, baking, preserves and homemade crafts, all grown or produced in the South Okanagan. The market runs from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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