BreakOut West – Friday Night, Oct. 12th


Friday, Oct. 12th, 2018 venue
Blue City Trio Munkey’s Fist Grill and Bar
BOW Festival – Andrew Judah, Blessed + more Fernandos Pub
BOW Festival – Chuck Buck, The Heels + more Craft Beer Market
BOW Festival – Digiwolf, Campfire Social + more Doja Coffee
BOW Festival – Hello Moth, Delhi2Dublin + more Sapphire
BOW Festival – Leisure Club, Soda Pony Muninn’s Post
BOW Festival – Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Local Boy + more Milkcrate Records
BOW Festival – Tom West, RALEIGH + more Grateful Fed
BOW Festival – Whale and the Wolf, Mariachi Ghost + more Doc Willoughby’s Pub
BOW Festival – Wolf Willow, the Velveteins + more New Arts Collective
BOW Festival – Yes We Mystic, Towers and Trees + more BNA Brewing
Jenesia Marmalade Cat Cafe
Lefty O’Flannigans Pub
The Brodie West Quintet Habitat
The Hip Replacements OK Corral
The London Keys MTL
The Young’Uns The Blue Gator

Break Out West: Mini BOW Family Music Festival, Oct. 13th


Music for the all ages!!

No tickets necessary, donations will be accepted with proceeds going to cultural programing within Kelowna.


– JUNO and Western Canadian Music Award winner Jessie Farrell,

– Canadian Covenant Award for Best Children’s Album of the Year winners, The Springmans,

– 2018 national TOP 10 list for CBC Searchlight artists, and folk, rock, humorists The Kwerks,

– Kelowna locals, Canadian Folk Music Award and Western Canadian Music Award nominees, The Oot n’ Oots

The Wentworth Music instrument petting zoo, music crafts, Okanagan Regional Library and more activities will be running all afternoon for a great family afternoon of music and art! Fun for all ages!

Presented by the BreakOut West 2018 host committee with our event sponsors Interior SavingsFestivals KelownaCreative OkanaganWentworth MusicSunRypeBreakOut West 2018 and the City of Kelowna!

For more information on this event and BreakOut West see:

BreakOut West Volunteer Opportunity


With BreakOut West music festival and conference is coming to Kelowna October 10-14! I am reaching out now, to share with you information about volunteering for the event. We still have several fun volunteer opportunities remaining for you to join in the fun.

BreakOut West is a once-a-year event that includes a 4-Day Conference, 3-Night Showcase Festival, and the Western Canadian Music Awards. BreakOut West is currently seeking volunteers in several positions, including drivers, venue managers, stage hands and photographers. Come be part of the largest Music industry event in western Canada! Find your next favourite band. Show your support of the music industry in Western Canada. Help out an amazing event that will live in your memory for years to come.

We are looking for 100+ enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to donate their time and be a part of the excitement of the 2018 Breakout West Music Conference, Festival, Awards and special events! Enjoy new experiences, meet new friends, and have the chance to network with some music industry influencers and artists. There are lots opportunities for people with a variety of schedules, skills, passions, and interests.

Volunteers receive a t-shirt, and a wristband that will give them access to all festival venues, subject to capacity. You will also get a volunteer pass that works like a delegate pass to take in conference sessions should they wish.

To sign up to volunteer go to

Fri. Sept. 14th – Live music around Kelowna

Friday, Sept. 14th, 2018 venue
Anna Jacyzsin Vibrant Vine Winery
Fruitcake Sapphire
Gordon James Vintner’s Poolside Grill
Jane Eamon Marmalade Cat Cafe
Joshua Smith Munkey’s Fist Grill and Bar
Kane Incognito Fernandos Pub
Lost N Found, Dirt Road Kings OK Corral
Oragami Army, Kasper Townes, Scott Gibson Sleepovers House, 1680 Joe Rich Rd
Rumble 100 O’Flannigans Pub
Shawn Lightfoot Band The Blue Gator
The Music of Hank Mobley Muninn’s Post
Val Kilmer and the New Coke Doc Willoughby’s Pub


Upcoming fall concerts in Kelowna

August 21st – Back to the 90’s: Vanilla Ice, Young MC, C+C Music Factory @ Prospera Place
Sept. 2nd – Chicago @ Prospera Place
Sept. 11th – Someone Like You: Adele Tribute @ Kelowna Community Theatre
Sept. 27th – Steve Earle and the Dukes @ Kelowna Community Theatre
Sept. 28th – Johnny Lang & Mavis Staples @ Kelowna Community Theatre
Oct. 1st – I’m with Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan) @ Kelowna Community Theatre
Oct. 2nd – The Fortunate Ones @ Fernandos Pub
Oct. 6th – Jesse Cook @ Kelowna Community Theatre
Nov. 1st – Rod Stewart @ Prospera Place
Nov. 5th – The Glorious Sons @ Prospera Place
Nov. 10th – John Mellencamp @ Prospera Place
Nov. 18th – Jann Arden @ Kelowna Community Theatre