The Visitor Services team is excited about the new look of the Visitor Centre. The VC, operated by Tourism Kelowna, is located in the Chamber of Commerce building at 544 Harvey Avenue. We’ve done some updating with fresh paint and new furniture and the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce has also recently undergone some renovations; adding to the overall improvement of our digs. Continue reading
The 2012 Seattle Golf Show was a well attended event!Show organizers are estimating approx 12,000 people came through the doors! While the sheer numbers speak to the success and popularity of the show, for us, the real measure of success is the one on one conversations with show attendees. Continue reading
The Tourism Kelowna Sales Team is planning to get people talking…. Our past clients, that is. In an effort to capitalize on those delegates, athletes and organizers that have been to Kelowna for an event – we created the “Make a Case for Kelowna” program. Continue reading
In the past couple weeks the 2012 Kelowna and area visitors’ guide has been hitting the shelves across the city, the valley, the province and the country and as people thumb through it, many have taken the time to give us their feedback. Continue reading
In an effort to encourage our local residents to become ambassadors for Kelowna’s varied and vibrant tourism businesses, Tourism Kelowna undertakes 2 outreach initiatives aimed at informing locals about the many great activities, events, and attractions available in Kelowna year-round. One such initiative is our Tourism Kelowna “Ripe With Surprises” column that runs every second Monday on Castanet.net.