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!!

2019 events

June

Summer Music Series: Moni Funk – Thursday June 27 at 7 PM. Moni Funk is a highly-versatile cover band, performing everything from Motown, Disco, Soul, R&B, and Classic Rock.  With Monica Tracey​, lead vocals and keys, LeAnne Proteau​, Vocals and Percussion, and Dale Basnett on Guitar and Vocals their incredible three-part harmonies are guaranteed to get everyone up dancing. 
July

Dog Days of Summer: Canine-adian day – Wednesday July 3 from 2-5 PM. Celebrate Canada day a few days late; the dog with the best Canada-themed outfit will win a prize for their owner! Our picnic area is the perfect place for you and your pup to socialize with other dogs and dog lovers. Get a glass of wine from our wine shop, and there will be treats for your dog as well! This event is in support of the SPCA.

Summer Music Series: Lucy Blue and the Blu Crew – Thursday July 4 at 7 PM. Follow a journey through vocals, rhythm, & rhyme.  Showcasing cover and original tunes that reflect boogie woogie blues, sassy jazz, and contemporary styles.

Dog Days of Summer: Photo Woof Day – Wednesday July 10 from 2-5 PM. Vineyards are a great place to walk your dog, as well as a great photo op! There will be treats for dogs, and some great photo accessories in our picnic area! Grab a glass of wine from our wine shop and meet your fellow dog and wine lovers! This event is in support of the SPCA!

Summer Music Series: The Long Run – Thursday July 11 at 7 PM. Rock and roll throughout two millennia with The Long Run.  This 7-piece band will rock your socks off.  Comprised of Darcy Villeneuve (Guitar, Vocals), Brent Lauze (Bass Guitar, Vocals), Mike Meehan (Drums and Vocals), Paul Dyson (Lead Vocals), Darlene Lauze (Vocals, Percussion), Tom Harrison (Guitar, Vocals) and  Leo Ilomin Jr on keyboard.

Dog Days of Summer: National Hot Dog Day – Wednesday July 17 from 2-5 PM. Join us on national hot dog day to celebrate the dogs that really matter (your pup). We will have treats for your dog, and wine tastings for you! Come out and get to know some other dog and wine lovers! This event is in support of the SPCA!

Summer Music Series: Le Mo Nay – Thursday July 18 at 7 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.

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 music, grab a snack from the 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 11-1:30 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

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.

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

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.