School Activities

International Gateway Kelowna organizes a wide range of after school and weekend activities.
Kelowna name on beach

Summer (June-August Average temperature 30-38C)

  1. Swim, sail, jet ski, fish, parasail, paddle board, wake board, kayak, suntan or just relax on 120km Okanagan Lake
  2. Try gold panning or play golf at over 20 championship courses
  3. Hike or bike the 600km Kettle Valley Railway/ Trans Canada Trail
  4. Watch the Kelowna Falcons baseball team in action

Autumn (September-November Average temperature 10-20C)

  1. Experience the world famous International Wine Festival in October
  2. Take a tour on a historic steam train and go on agricultural and wine tours
  3. Watch the Kelowna Rockets, West Kelowna Warriors and the Kelowna Chiefs ice hockey teams and the Okanagan Sun Canadian football team in action

Winter (December-February Average temperature 0-7C)

  1. Ski, snowboard, cross-country ski, snowshoe or snowmobile at nearby Big White, Apex, Silverstar, Mt. Baldy and Crystal Mountain resorts
  2. Surround yourself with the Christmas season. Check out events and festive lights around the city
  3. Attend a musical, concert, culinary event, live theatre production or pamper yourself with a spa treatment

Spring (March-May Average temperature 17-24C)

  1. Go horseback riding at a local ranch and watch a rodeo
  2. Enjoy the beautiful spring blossoms and flowers at various parks, gardens and orchards
  3. Visit a local museum, art gallery or craft exhibition

IGK’s most popular evening and weekend activities

  • Wine tasting and history tour of the South Okanagan
  • Gold panning and Gold Rush tour
  • Seattle sightseeing and shopping tour
  • Watching ice hockey, Canadian football and baseball games
  • Playing beach volleyball and beach soccer
  • Historic steam train ride and scenic hike
  • Listening to a live jazz or rock concert
  • Kamloops Zoo and agricultural tour
  • Snow shoeing and nature tour
  • First Nations cultural tour
  • Cowboy and rodeo experience
  • Party boat cruise on Okanagan Lake
  • Kayaking