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Contest CLOSED! Enter to win weekly prizes by using #ExploreKelownaToday

This is your home base to find out about our weekly prizes in collaboration with Tourism Kelowna and local businesses. Fill out the form below and agree to the terms to prequalify to win!

Most importantly, tag #ExploreKelownaToday on your adventures and follow the steps on @KelownaNow to enter each week. With new prizes launching every Wednesday for 12 weeks, there are lots of chances to win! Please ensure your account is set to public so we can count your submission.

CLOSED - Week #12 - Wednesday, January 5, 2021, to Tuesday, January 11, 2022

For our FINAL #ExploreKelownaToday contest, we want to give you a chance at a Romantic Getaway, right here in Kelowna. 🥰

Kelowna is home to a plethora of unique hotels and traditional B&B’s and Airbnb's, that could keep you coming back for an unforgettable stay year after year. This contest includes a stay at @avistavillakelowna, dinner at @waterfrontwines and $100 to spend at @sandhillwines for a quintessential Kelowna experience. 🤩

CLOSED - Week #11 - Wednesday, December 28, 2021, to Tuesday, January 4, 2022

🛍 Treat yourself to a stay at the @eldorado.resort and an $80 gift card to @crimsonhairsalon to have you looking fresh for your shopping spree! You will also be winning an $80 gift card to both @strutfootwear and @boheme_collective so you can shop for all the things that Santa did not deliver this holiday season.

CLOSED - Week #10 - Wednesday, December 22 to Tuesday, December 28

Ever looked into some of the wineries in Lake Country and thought to yourself: “I wish I could try them all?” Well… if you win this contest, you totally can! Tourism Kelowna is giving you a chance to win $75 gift certificates to not one, not two, but SIX different Lake Country wineries along the beloved Scenic Sip wine trail, including:

- Ancient Hill Winery

- 50th Parallel Wine

-Gray Monk Winery

- Arrowleaf Cellars

- Peak Cellars

- Intrigue Wines

🍷🍾 🥂 That’s a lot of wine! $450 worth, to be exact. Here are your two ways to enter:

  • Take a photo while you’re out exploring our beautiful city—whether you’re at your favourite winery 🍇 out on a walk🚶‍♀️or holiday shopping in your favourite shopping district 🛍️—and post it using the hashtag #ExploreKelownaToday. Make sure your account is public so we can see your entry!
  • Visit our Instagram and enter below.

Don't forget to fill out the submission form at the bottom of this page!

CLOSED - Week #9 - Wednesday, December 15 to Tuesday, December 21

Calling all foodies! We’re partnered with Tourism Kelowna to give you a shot at winning the ultimate foodie staycation including a hotel stay and gift cards to three beloved local dining destinations! One lucky winner will receive:

- $200 to stay at Hotel Zed

- $100 gift card to QB Gelato and Bakery

- $100 gift card to Salt and Brick

- $100 gift card to Raudz Regional Table

With an itinerary like that, you’ll get to experience culinary bliss at every meal! Who couldn’t use a getaway focused on good eats?

CLOSED - Week #8 - Wednesday, December 8 to Tuesday, December 14

Keep on exploring Kelowna for a chance to win a $500 wine tour on the westside!

With their lakeside views, cozy patios and elegant tasting rooms, there’s nothing quite like the westside wineries. Tourism Kelowna is giving you the chance to win $500 in gift cards to local wineries along the popular West Kelowna wine trail, including $100 gift cards to:

To enter, take a photo of you exploring our beautiful city and post it with the hashtag #ExploreKelownaToday OR visit the Instagram post below. Don't forget to fill out the submission form at the bottom of this page.

CLOSED - Week #7 - Wednesday, December 1 to Tuesday, December 7

Win a staycation the whole family will enjoy! 👪

With the holiday season fast approaching, it is time for some family fun!

This week, you have a shot at winning a family fun staycation, including a $200 gift card to Hyatt Place Kelowna and some gift cards to spend on fun and games! In addition to the hotel gift card, the lucky winner will receive a $100 gift card to each of the following places:

- Energyplex Entertainment Center, Kelowna's biggest indoor playground with rock climbing, laser tag, a high rope course and more!

- Airhouse Kelowna, where you can learn how to skateboard, parkour, trampoline and more like a pro!

- Arcadia VR Lounge, a virtual reality arcade where you can have a next-level VR experience!

Treat your family to some wholesome fun this Holiday season! And while you're out and about exploring Kelowna be sure to use the #ExploreKelownaToday hashtag to get entered to win these awesome weekly prizes!

To enter, share of photo of you exploring our beautiful city with the hashtag #ExploreKelownaToday OR visit the Instagram post below. Don't forget to fill out the submission form below.

CLOSED - Week #6 - Wednesday, November 24 to Tuesday, November 30

Enter to win your very own West Kelowna Winery Staycation!

Have you ever wanted to wake up at a luxury lakeside resort then spend a day touring wineries and eating amazing food, all right here in our community? If so, we have good news for you. 🤩

We have teamed up with @tourismkelowna to celebrate exploring in our beautiful backyard!

One lucky winner will receive a $250 towards accommodation at The Cove Lakeside Resort, a $100 restaurant gift card to The Landing Kitching + Bar, and a $50 winery credit for Off The Grid Winery, Kalala Wines and Ciao Bella Winery. Talk about the ultimate staycation! 🎉

To enter, share of photo of you exploring our beautiful city with the hashtag #ExploreKelownaToday OR visit the Instagram post below. Don't forget to fill out the submission form below.

CLOSED - Week #5 - Wednesday, November 17 to Tuesday, November 23

Imagine sipping your way through Kelowna at some of the finest wineries in the valley. We have partnered with Tourism Kelowna to give away a $500 lakeshore wine package to 1 lucky winner.

The time is now to get out and enjoy the amazing local wineries right here in our backyard! With over 40 wineries, there is always somewhere to relax and enjoy a glass of quality, locally-made vino.

The prize includes $125 to the following wineries: Tantalus, Summerhill Pyramid Winery, Sperling Vineyards and CedarCreek Estate Winery.

CLOSED - Week #4 - Wednesday, November 10 to Tuesday, November 16

Win TEN x $50 gift cards to TEN local microbreweries!

We can’t think of a better way to warm up after a day of exploring Kelowna than with a delicious beer at a local brewery. The Central Okanagan is home to over 20 microbreweries and the number keeps on growing! 🍺

To enter, visit the Instagram post below but don't forget to fill out the submission form below. Get an extra entry by sharing a photo using #ExploreKelownaToday while you’re out exploring our beautiful city! Make sure your account is public so we can see your entry.


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