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Get your tickets now – November 19

The United Way 70th Anniversary ‘Stay at Home’ Gala is a virtual celebration of our long history of impact on social issues in the Okanagan region. On Thursday, November 19th, local entertainer Robert Fine will host this fun, uplifting and entertaining program of live music and colourful storytelling of our valley and the community champions who have shaped it.

Your Host and Happy Hour entertainment:

Check out the talent of Jeff Piattelli

Enjoy these eight great local bands and artists one decade at a time: 

We will showcase each of the seven decades, intermingled with the best of each community’s local food & beverage scene and an exciting online auction. Families and friends can gather together safely, to celebrate, learn & be inspired by this amazing community we all enjoy.

Our goal is to ensure continued impact in the coming decades and raise $70,000 to invest in local programs helping our most vulnerable populations reach their full potential. Join us on November 19th from anywhere in the Southern Interior (or anywhere in the world) for an evening of live music, laughs, inspiration and local love!

When: Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 6 pm to 9 pm

Where: Zoom from your living room or anywhere you can hang in a group safely. 

We have an incredible evening lined up for you!

  • “70 Reasons, 1 Season” Cocktail making with Colin MacDougall of Ungava Gin; pre-purchase your Born to Shake Cocktail kit online when buy your Gala tickets and then pick up any time after Nov 15 from one of these participating local liquor stores:

Kelowna: Urban Liquor Store (1973 Harvey Ave)

Penticton: Last Call Liquor Mart (2897 Skaha Lake Rd),

Vernon: Monashees Wine Spirits & Beer (2901 30th St)

  • Order your Take Out Gala Night Dinner from one of our fabulous restaurant partners:

Kelowna: Freddy’s Brew Pub 
Penticton: Brodo Kitchen
Vernon: The Med Express

All will be offering specials for take-out and pick up for your dining pleasure.

Get Tickets: LocalLove70

Several ticket options from $27 to $170. Every ticket purchased is entered in our door prizes and a chance to win $1000 “Invest Your Way” GOLDEN TICKET from Valley First, a division of First West Credit Union. Some terms and conditions apply.

Let’s celebrate seven decades of local love together, from home!

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There are still great partnership opportunities available…contact Jude Brunt, Events and Special Projects Manager for more info: jude@unitedwaysibc.com.