Companions Program

Located in the beautiful Okanagan Valley, Kelowna is a safe, walkable city with historic, artistic and culinary delights.

Check back regularly to see what the Conference Committee has planned.

Monday, Oct. 16: Meet-and-Greet
9:00 am
Join us for an opportunity to meet other companions and plan your day. Complimentary coffee, tea and snacks will be provided. No pre-registration required.

Monday, Oct. 16: West Kelowna Wine Tour
12:00 - 16:30
Rural and yet sophisticated, the Westside Wine Trail offers a memorable wine touring experience of family-owned wineries, art, and culinary delights. Located on the west side of lake Okanagan, minutes from downtown Kelowna, this area represents the biggest diversity of wineries in terms of production. Home to literally all sizes of wineries, from garages to large commercial production facilities, including a few organic producers. 
Guided tour includes coach transportation.

Tour cost: $135

Tuesday, Oct. 17: Flavours of Kelowna Regional Tour

12:00 - 16:30 
Guided, customized tour through scenic East Kelowna. Dotted with orchards and vineyards, East Kelowna is home to several of the area’s best known artisans. Tour includes honey farm, lavender farm, goat cheese farm. Opportunities to sample and purchase local artisanal products. Family-friendly. Bring your camera!

Guided tour includes lunch, coach transportation.

Tour cost: $95

Child-care Services

Child-care services are not being provided as part of these activities. For those interested in child-care services, one option is:

Nanny Sitters
Telephone:  250-575-6645 
Toll-free: 1-877-907-7322

CDA recommends families perform appropriate diligence when choosing a child-care provider.