As Canada’s hottest beach festival, MECOG combines the world’s top musical acts with over 150 international athletes competing in seven adrenaline pumping sports including beach volleyball, basketball, wakeboarding, freestyle motocross and snowmobiling, skateboarding, and BMX.
When: July 8-10 Where: City Park, 1600 Abbott St., Kelowna Buy tickets here: Carnaval del Sol Coming up this weekend, Carnaval del Sol a FREE 2-day festival featuring live music, art, dance, sports, and poetry creating that Latin American vibrance in Vancouver.
This year, there will also be the first FREE Culinary Show featuring a fusion of chefs from Peru, Argentina, Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, Colombia, and Canada.
Latin American food vendors will also be available throughout the festival.
There will also be a Canadian Latin American-inspired fashion show and a ‘World Mini Cup Series’ soccer tournament. When: July 9-10, 10am -10pm Where: Concord Pacific Place, 88 Pacific, Vancouver (accessible via Sky Train at: Stadium-Chinatown Station and Main Street-Science World Station) Taste of Park Royal Did you know Park Royal has over 35 dining options and over 10 patios? Free to the public, family friendly, toe-tappin Afro- Cuban vibes of Kutapira and Jazz stylings of Karla Sax.
The best in country music talent is getting ready to rock the Coldwater River with a roster of artists whose collective achievements add up to more than 50 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) and JUNO nominations and wins.
Among these award winning Canadian artists are Dean Brody who has been nominated over 30 times himself, The Road Hammers and High Valley. Highlights: Sam Hunt, Dean Brody, Ken Mc Coy, The Road Hammers, High Valley, and rising BC star Madeline Merlo.
From July 11 to 15, listen for the cue to call during Clay & Karen, Barbara Beam, Docc Andrews and ja Xon Hawks’s shows for your chance to win! Gone Country, the annual cancer-fighting benefit concert is back, now in it’s 4th year!