Valley First

Upcoming Community Events


Valley First presents Chefs in the City

November 5, 2018
TRU Activity Centre, Kamloops

We’re proud to be the presenting sponsor of the 11th annual Chefs in the City fundraiser taking place November 5 in Kamloops in partnership with the Kamloops Rotary Club. Raising food, funds and awareness for Feed the Valley and the Kamloops Food Bank, as well as benefitting many other community charitable organizations. Attendees will celebrate the culinary arts with paired food and local craft beers and wines.

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Route 97 Startup Basics

November 5-8, 2018
Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon and Salmon Arm

We have partnered with MNP and Accelerate Okanagan to support more than 140 entrepreneurs over four days to access educational and networking opportunities. In each of the four cities, there will be two back-to-back workshop-style Startup Basics sessions presented by Accelerate Okanagan mentors, a panel discussion featuring local entrepreneurs and innovators and a networking event designed to build community and inspire connection.

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Vernon Light Up

November 24, 2018
Downtown Vernon

Join us in Food Truck Alley at the 25th Annual Light Up in Downtown Vernon. Valley First will be raising funds for Feed the Valley to support the Vernon Salvation Army Food Bank. Taking place on November 24, activities include Letters to Santa, Plasma Cars, Visits with Santa, a bonfire and cookie decorating. There will also be many vendors with lots of fun activities.

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Valley First New York New Years

December 31, 2018
Stuart Park & Kelowna Community Theatre, Kelowna

The perfect way to ring in 2019, with thousands of your closest friends downtown Kelowna. Join us in the Valley First warm up zone for face painting, crafts, a caricaturist and much more. Or head outdoors for games, music, entertainers, ice skating and of course, fire works.

Get involved

We are always looking for support from the community, which is why we have made it so convenient for you to donate online or at any of our community branches.
We encourage you to contact us or visit us at any time regarding our involvement in your community!