Events

Please visit this page regularly for updates on events at the winery.

A rule for all our events: no outside alcohol allowed for licensing reasons, as we could loose our license. Also please note that no on-site consumption of cannabis is allowed. While cannabis is legal, it is illegal to consume on a liquor-licensed site. We appreciate your understanding.

We align with some (local) charities for certain events for which donations are appreciated. These are mentioned with the specific events.

Please note: The Summer Music series is weather dependent, so please check here if it looks like rain!!

On music nights the wine shop is open until 9PM.
Seating limited so please bring a lawn chair!!

2019 events

July

Summer Music Series: 

Art in the Vineyard – Saturday July 20 and Sunday July 21 from 11 AM – 5 PM. Take in a paint and sip class (tickets must be pre-purchased at the winery), enjoy the art show and sale on display, listen to live music from David Sproule (from 1-4), grab a snack from Rollie’s Road House food truck and enjoy some wine.

Paint and Sip Classes at Art in the Vineyard: tickets must be pre-purchased in the wine shop or by calling 250-765-0802.

    • Rose-EH! at 11:30-1:00 PM (July 20+21) : Join artists Allanah Weston and Carney Oudendag for an enchanting mixed media art project! No experience necessary! You will work on a stretched canvas to create a Vintage Rose composition. Texture, acrylic paint and a simple but fascinating image transfer technique will be part of your creation.
    • Sweet Mystery! at 2-3:30 PM (July 20+21): Have you always wanted to try your hand at Abstract Art? Utilizing different tools such as palette knives, old credit cards and paintbrushes artists Lisa Hewitt and Elaine Hatch will guide you through a process that will enable you to take home a unique finished piece, matted and ready to frame.

Dog Days of Summer: Paws it Forward Day – Wednesday July 24 from 2-5 PM. Paws it forward at dog days of summer! We will be hosting the SPCA – who will have some great information on what they do and how to help animals in need! There will be treats for your dog – and the picnic area will be set-up with some fun activities! Walk your dog through the vineyard and support a good cause!

Summer Music Series: The Seven Second Trio with Niki Martinus – Thursday July 25 at 7 pm. Niki Martinus is a singer and songwriter who is well known to music lovers who frequent House of Rose. This year Niki is joined by John Paul Byrne: musician, playwright and owner of Okanagan Life Magazine; and Neville Bowman: actor and musician from highly respected local bands like Ten2Nine and Just in Time. The trio will be performing both originals and crowd favourites.

Customer Appreciation Party – Sunday July 28 from 1 pm – 4 pm. Live music, entertainment, and FABULOUS specials.

Dog Days of Summer: Harry Paw-ter Day: Wednesday July 31 from 2-5PM. Accio puppies! It’s our last dog day of summer – and International Harry Potter day. We’ve had fun getting to know you and your pups!! Bring your dog in its house colours – and if you don’t know what house you and your dog belong in, we’ll have a sorting hat quiz so you can figure it out! Get a glass of wine and enjoy our last Dog Day of Summer!

August

Please note in August the Summer Music series starts at 6.30!! (Getting darker pretty quick!)

Summer Music Series: Black Cat Soul – Thursday August 1 at 6:30 PM. Black Cat Soul is a Kelowna based modern vintage, smooth blues, roots and soul band fronted by husband and wife team James Hay and Betty Goodacre.  With a combination of passionate vocals and articulate guitar passages over the foundation of a strong back beat this band will have you up and dancing or singing along in your seats.

Extra Summer Music Series: A very special extra evening because of the many cancellations: Le Mo Nay – Friday August 2 at 6.30 PM.  Le Mo Nay is a cool sounding French name for the “sexy, seductive soul jams” performed by Julie Masi & Steve Soucy.  Julie is a 6-time Juno Award winner with the successful 80s group Parachute Club, and Steve is a 5 time BC Country Music Association Award winner as All-Star Keyboardist.

Summer Music Series: The Kinga Heming Trio – Thursday August 8 at 6:30 PM. Performing a series of jazz compositions made famous by various artists from Ella Fitzgerald, to Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole (to name a few), along with some originals.  Smooth, heady, and sophisticated, KINGA leaves a delightful lasting impression. Featuring Kinga Heming (Vocals), Loni Moger (guitar) and Bernie Addington (bass).

Diva Day – Sunday August 11 from 1 PM – 5 PM. Come out and enjoy music, grab a snack from the food truck,  get a glass of wine, and check out the vendors catered towards women having a fabulous day, all while supporting NOW Society!

Summer Music Series: Ten Gallon Cats – Thursday August 15 at 6:30 PM. The 10 Gallon Cats bring over 160 years of combined live experience to the party.   Featuring “Texas” Tom Esson, Mike “The Sheriff” Brown, Mike “Curly” Jervis, and “Jebidiah” Bob Silversides, the Cats will serve up a heapin’ helping of Classic Country, Roots, and Canadiana, seasoned with sweet harmonies, hot pickin’, and lots of humour.

Summer Music Series: Blue City Trio – Thursday August 22 at 6:30 PM. Blue City is known for their 3-part harmonies, exceptional musical abilities, and their vast, eclectic repertoire featuring unique interpretations of classic tunes!

September

Vegan Market – Sunday September 15. Earth to Table brings together local vendors with products ranging from food to cosmetics and personal care products. Our belief is that having all these vendors under one roof will not only make acquiring vegan goods more accessible but will also help create dialogue within our community. Whether you’re a seasoned vegan or just curious about plant-based options, this market will have something for you. Admission is free but we will be accepting donations for a local charity (TBD).

October

Harvest Party – Thursday October 3rd from 10-2 PM. Experience harvest from picking grapes to crush, then relax with a lovely wine paired 3 course lunch with our winemaker.  A ticketed event, with a maximum of 30 participants.

Grape Stomps – Saturday October 5 and Saturday October 12. Get this off your bucket list! We’ve watched babies to beyond eighties jump into our specially made Grape Stomping barrel. Come join the fun! Bring your entire family, friends and the whole crew. Stomps happen at 1, 2 , 3 and 4 pm. It’s free; please consider a donation for the food bank.

Groups

To use the picnic area for a stop or part of your event please contact the winery at info@houseofrose.ca or phone 250 765 0802 for details

Weddings

Wedding Ceremonies – We will be creating an area in the vineyard for wedding ceremonies starting July 2019.

Wedding Wine – We can provide you with a special occasion label wine for your wedding: please contact the winery info@houseofrose.ca for details.