Special Event Announcements

June 6, 2018
2018 VANCOUVER CANUCKS YOUNG STARS CLASSIC FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 -  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE - PENTICTON, BC Full tournament rosters and ticket information will be posted on canucks.com/youngstars and SOEC.ca at a later date.           PRESS RELEASE: The Vancouver Canucks and City of Penticton announced today that the 2018 Young Stars Classic will return... Read More
January 22, 2018
2018 BDO Canadian Sport School League Champioships Friday, March 9 - Sunday, March 18 Ticket Info: Day Pass - $15* Division Pass - $45* Full 10-Day Pass - $60* Tickets & passes can be purchased online at www.valleyfirsttix.com or in person at the Valley First Box Office at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC). *additional fees apply online.     The Canadian Sport School... Read More
November 16, 2017
If you’re on the hunt for a perfect stocking-stuffer for curling fans hoping to attend the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton, B.C., look no further! Just in time for the holidays, all single-draw tickets for the preliminary round of the 2018 Scotties, Jan. 27-Feb. 4 at the South Okanagan Events Centre go on sale Thursday, November 16 at 10 a.m. PT. Ticket prices start at just... Read More
November 3, 2017
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL CRYSTALA Breakthrough Ice Experience WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18 - SUNDAY, APRIL 22 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE - PENTICTON, BC Show Schedule: Wednesday, April 18 at 7:30pm Thursday, April 19 at 7:30pm Friday, April 20 at 4:00pm & 7:30pm Saturday, April 21 at 4:00pm & 7:30pm Sunday, April 22 at 1:30pm and 5:00pm GET TICKETS   Cirque du Soleil is coming to... Read More
October 7, 2016
About Entry Fees Racing/Practice Format Amateur Spotlight Program Rules, Scoring and Awards Competitor Parking Information   ABOUT The Canadian National Arenacross Tour is project that Jetwerx International has been working on for several years with the timing becoming a reality last fall. It is currently a 5 round Professional Arenacross series, which includes a East and West... Read More
September 15, 2016
The Vancouver Canucks, Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames rosters and ice times have been released for the 2016 Vancouver Canucks Young Stars Classic. The 2016 Young Stars Classic in Penticton, BC, begins this Friday, September 16 and will feature a number of notable prospects of the Vancouver Canucks: Olli Juolevi, Thatcher Demko, Troy Stecher and Jordan Subban, Calgary Flames:... Read More
September 12, 2016
An unforgetable cirque experience for the holidays Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular WITH THE OKANAGAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2016 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE   Doors: 5:00PM      ~       SHOW: 6:00PM   Tickets on sale Friday, September 16 @ 10AM   Tickets available in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) Charge by phone at 1.877.SOEC.TIX (763.... Read More
September 2, 2016
Canadian National Arenacross Tour Powered by Rockstar Energy Drink Penticton to host round 5 of Canadian National Championships   SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE   DOORS/PIT PARTY: 6:00PM              SHOW: 7:00PM   Tickets on sale Thursday, September 8 @ 10:00AM   Tickets available in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) Charge by phone at... Read More
July 27, 2016
CBC AND THE TRAGICALLY HIP PRESENT   THE TRAGICALLY HIP: A NATIONAL CELEBRATION    FREE SCREENING OF KINGSTON,ON CONCERT   SATURDAY, AUGUST 20, 2016SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE Doors:  4:30PM            Screening:  5:30PM     FREE ADMISSIONNo Age Restrictions  |  General Admission   Penticton, BC: Spectra Venue Management is pleased to announce the South Okanagan Events Centre... Read More
July 27, 2016
Vancouver, BC – The City of Penticton announced today that single game tickets, double header tickets and packages for the 2016 Young Stars Classic go on sale Wednesday, August 3rd at 10am. The 2016 Young Stars Classic, takes place from Friday, September 16th to Monday, September 19th at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton, BC.   The four-team, round-robin tournament features... Read More
June 29, 2016
    EARLY BIRD WESTERN CANADA CUP TICKETS ON-SALE   Early Bird Tournament Packages go on sale to the general public on July 1, 2016! Early Bird Ticket Packages are ONLY $149.00* For more information and to purchase your package at the early bird rate call Laura Carleton at 250-493-8337 Ext.4 or online at ValleyFirstTix.com. Packages can also be purchased in person at the Valley First... Read More
June 22, 2016
CITY OF PENTICTON HOSTS SIXTH ANNUAL YOUNG STARS CLASSIC ...Featuring Canucks, Flames, Oilers and Jets prospects   The Vancouver Canucks announced today that the City of Penticton will host the 2016 Young Stars Classic for the sixth year at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton, BC, from Friday, September 16th to Monday, September 19th. The four-team, round-robin tournament will... Read More
May 10, 2016
2018 SCOTTIES TOURNAMENT OF HEARTS PENTICTON HOST COMMITTEE LOOKING TO SUBMIT SUCCESSFUL BID   A group of volunteers is urging BC curling fans to “Rock the Bid” and help them bring the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, one of Curling Canada’s premier events, to Penticton in 2018.   Kim Kirkham and Charlie Cohoe are leading a Penticton host committee that has until June 30 to submit a bid... Read More
April 20, 2016
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE Tickets on sale Friday, April 29 @ 10:00AM Tickets available in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) Charge by phone at 1-877-SOEC-TIX (763-2849)* Order online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com*  Tickets (incl tax): $59, $69, $79 and $100* (*Additional fees only apply)   LAST CHANCE TO WALK DOWN THE AISLE MAMMA... Read More
December 14, 2015
**BROADWAY AND BEYOND**   INTERNATIONAL SENSATION MICHAEL FLATLEY BRINGS HIS CRITICALLY ACLAIMED SHOW TO CANADA “LORD OF THE DANCE: DANGEROUS GAMES” PRESENTED BY GLOBAL OKANAGAN   FOLLOWING SUCCESSFUL RUN AT THE LYRIC THEATRE ON BROADWAY AND AN UPCOMING 17 STOP U.S. TOUR   THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2016 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE   Tickets on sale Friday, December 18 @ 10:00AM   Tickets available... Read More
December 4, 2015
WWE LIVE: ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA! ***TICKETS ON SALE NOW*** Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 7:30pm South Okanagan Events Centre - Penticton, BC #WWEPENTICTON   WWE LIVE: ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA IS COMING TO PENTICTON! This will be your chance to see: Intercontinental Champion Match Dean Ambrose vs Bray Wyatt Demon Kane The Dudley Boyz Dolph Ziggler Tyler Breeze plus many more of your favorite WWE... Read More
November 17, 2015
CANADIAN SPORT SCHOOL HOCKEY LEAGUE 2015 CHAMPIONSHIPS MARCH 9-13 IN PENTICTON Penticton to welcome over 850 student-athletes   PENTICTON, BC -- The Canadian Sport School Hockey League today announced that the 2016 CSSHL Championships will be held March 9-13, 2016 in Penticton, BC. The five-day event will once again be jointly run by the Okanagan Hockey Group and Spectra Venue Management with... Read More
November 2, 2015
To mark just over 100 days to go until the Penticton 2016 BC Winter Games the symbolic flame will be lit that will welcome up to 2,000 participants to the community. Organizers and civic dignitaries invite the community to join in a spirited celebration in the countdown to the Opening Ceremony. The official Torch Lighting Ceremony will be held Thursday, Nov. 12 at 6:30 p.m. outside of the South... Read More
September 3, 2015
Jetwerx International introduces the Arenacross Tour to Canada Penticton to host Round 5 & 6 of Canadian National Arenacross Tour presented by Royal Distributing   FRIDAY OCTOBER 23 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24 SOUTH OKANAGAN EVENTS CENTRE two shows DOORS/PIT PARTY: 6:00PM              SHOW: 7:00PM Tickets on sale,... Read More
May 21, 2015
CANUCKS TO HOST YOUNG STARS CLASSIC IN PENTICTON ...Featuring Canucks, Flames, Oilers and Jets prospects Friday, September 11 - Monday, September 14 $15* Single Game Tickets and $25* Double Header Tickets go on sale Thursday, July 30 at 10AM Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced today that they will host the 2015 Young Stars Classic for the fifth year at the South Okanagan Events... Read More