Welcome to

Downtown Kelowna

The

Heart

Of The

City

Welcome to

Downtown Kelowna

The

Heart

Of The

City

Sam-Sprout-Patio

Welcome to

Downtown Kelowna

The

Heart

Of The

City

Cheers!-Krafty
DKA

It’s not just another part of Kelowna, it’s the thriving heartbeat, the very pulse of the city that resonates throughout the valley. This is Downtown Kelowna!

At the Downtown Kelowna Association (DKA), we’re responsible for promotion and marketing and further trade and commerce in the Downtown area. We’re here to help by providing services and programs to local businesses and individuals to help them thrive and grow in the Downtown core.

Become a Tourist in Your Own Town

Explore Downtown Kelowna

Shop

Accommodations

Eats

Services

Points of Interest

Everything
Downtown Kelowna

Read up on the dog-friendly patios, vegan and vegetarian eats, family services, parks and beaches, and more in Downtown Kelowna! We’ve put together lists and articles on everything Downtown Kelowna to make it easier for you to find your next favourite spot.

There’s a Lot of Value in Being a Member!

Work Downtown? You’re Already a Member and Just Don’t Know It!

There are so many ways you can take advantage of your Downtown Kelowna Association Membership! From marketing support to helpful information, promotions, security assistance, and everything in between. Activate your membership today and discover your member benefits.

November 25, 2021

Employer Education Seminar Series – Onboarding a Student

Expand your talent pool and connect with student talent across UBC Okanagan, Thompson Rivers University and the University of Northern British Columbia. These three institutions, through the Interior & Northern Work Integrated Learning (INWIL) Initiative, have developed an employer resource hub to support and address the regional challenges faced by our local small and medium sized organizations when it comes to engaging student talent. Along with these resources, INWIL is hosting a number of events for local organizations in the region. The ‘Employer Education Seminar’ series will introduce and walk you through how to utilize key regional resources for engaging in work-integrated learning, such as: including how to access funding supports, and guides to hiring and onboarding student talent. Learn more about this initiative at inwil.ca.

 

2021 Dates:

Tuesday, October 26 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Accessing Grants & Funding – Register Here

Wednesday, November 10 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Engaging & Hiring Student Talent – Register Here

Thursday, November 25 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Onboarding a Student – Register Here

November 24, 2021

Whale Wednesdays

Join Freida Whales for trivia, bingo, drag, and more! Every second Wednesday at BNA.

November 10, 2021

Employer Education Seminar Series – Engaging & Hiring Student Talent

Expand your talent pool and connect with student talent across UBC Okanagan, Thompson Rivers University and the University of Northern British Columbia. These three institutions, through the Interior & Northern Work Integrated Learning (INWIL) Initiative, have developed an employer resource hub to support and address the regional challenges faced by our local small and medium sized organizations when it comes to engaging student talent. Along with these resources, INWIL is hosting a number of events for local organizations in the region. The ‘Employer Education Seminar’ series will introduce and walk you through how to utilize key regional resources for engaging in work-integrated learning, such as: including how to access funding supports, and guides to hiring and onboarding student talent. Learn more about this initiative at inwil.ca.

 

2021 Dates:

Tuesday, October 26 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Accessing Grants & Funding – Register Here

Wednesday, November 10 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Engaging & Hiring Student Talent – Register Here

Thursday, November 25 @ 12:00PM – 1:00PM – Onboarding a Student – Register Here

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