Announcements

Entry Requirements

Following a recent announcement from the Provincial Health Officer, effective April 8, 2022, proof of vaccination will no longer be required to access events and services at the South Okanagan Events Centre Complex, including the South Okanagan Events Centre, Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, Okanagan Hockey Training Centre, and Memorial Arena. Please note, COVID-19 policies are subject to change based on individual events and their organizers’ specific health and safety protocols.

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Three Days Grace Announces New Music Video and Explosions Tour

The multi-platinum selling Canadian band will perform in cities including Boston, Houston, Atlanta, Vancouver, Edmonton, and one stop in Penticton at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) on Thursday, November 10, 2022. Tickets for Penticton’s date will go on sale this Thursday, April 14, at 10:00AM PST and can be purchased online at valleyfirsttix.com or in person at the Valley First Box Office at the SOEC in Penticton.

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Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band Announces Second Leg of 2022 Tour

The Beatles' member, Ringo Starr, and His All Starr Band will be coming to the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) in Penticton, BC on Sunday, October 9, 2022. Tickets start at $79.50 (plus taxes and fees) and go on sale to the public on Tuesday, April 12 at 10:00AM. Tickets can be purchased online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com or in person at the Valley First Box Office at the SOEC. VIP packages will also be available online.

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POSTPONED: Shinedown returning to Penticton with Special Guests Pop Evil and Ayron Jones

Shinedown with special guests Pop Evil and Ayron Jones originally scheduled for February 11, 2022 is now rescheduled to Tuesday, August 2, 2022. Tickets for the original date will be honoured accordingly and no further action is required. If you cannot make the new date or prefer a refund, ticket holders will receive an email shortly with refund options. For questions or concerns, or if you did not receive the e-mail, please contact the Valley First Box Office at SOEC-BoxOffice@penticton.ca or at 250-276-2144.

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Dallas Smith Adds Penticton to 2022 Some Things Never Change Tour

Multi-Platinum award-winning country star Dallas Smith has added three new dates to his 2022 Some Things Never Change tour. The three-time CCMA Award winner for Entertainer of the Year, who made his return to the radio charts last week with the brand new single ‘Hide From A Broken Heart’, has added shows in Kamloops, Penticton and Abbotsford to the national headlining tour which kicks off in Brandon, MB on May 24 with James Barker Band and special guest Meghan Patrick plus emerging country artists Shawn Austin, JoJo Mason, Kelly Prescott, and Manny Blu.

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