You can’t spend time in the Okanagan Valley without developing a great love and appreciation for food and wine. When you are in a region surrounded by lush, fresh produce and renowned vineyards, the culinary world seeps into every conversation and permeates your daily life. The South Okanagan is also a place where we celebrate. A lot! Local wineries and restaurants are always finding a reason to host a party or celebrate a special event and, in a couple of weeks, Black Hills Estate Winery and Orofino Winery will be doing just that. Starlit Supper at Tinhorn Creek The South
Families who are staying at Watermark on Tuesdays this July have received an extra special treat thanks to our team… Family Movie Night is the latest activity to be added to the vacation itinerary at our Osoyoos resort! Nicole, our Catering and Events Manager, has worked with our new concierge team to bring awesome family movies to the Vineyard Ballroom here at Watermark Beach Resort. Just $5 per person gets you admission into our “theatre” for the evening’s movie, plus a bag of popcorn and a pop. For the grown-ups, we do have alcoholic beverages available for an additional cost,
There’s a long-standing belief that weddings are stressful. The expectations are high and when you aren’t busy pinning away on Pinterest and poring over wedding magazines, you still have your “real life” to deal with. If that weren’t enough, by the time the day finally arrives, everything is a whirlwind, you can’t sleep, and you didn’t even get to try the delicious cake that you carefully hand selected. Watermark Beach Resort is here to tell you a secret… There’s a better way! If you feel like your wedding is beginning to spiral out of control and it’s taking you with
Do you need a little more namaste in your life? Join Okanagan Yoga Retreats in September and enjoy a namaSTAY at Watermark Beach Resort! Shauna Nyrose and Chelsea Ray are two of the Okanagan’s most popular yoga instructors and the duo have recently launched Okanagan Yoga Retreats to help students with more than just stretching on a mat. The retreats will take place at beautiful locations throughout the Okanagan and Watermark is thrilled to host the yogis for their Savour 3-Day Getaway here in Osoyoos, BC. Shortly this beach will be a frenzy of people enjoying their vacations, the
Save the date! One of BC’s best cycling events, The Intrepid Stage Ride, returns to the South Okanagan for its third year on September 25-27th. This spectacular 3 day ride is an experience like no other, with a challenging 400 km scenic course that winds its way among vineyards, mountains, and lakes, and plenty of reward at the end of each day. The Intrepid takes care of your needs, from bicycle maintenance and luggage (custom DaKine luggage with registration) to lodging and meals, so you can fully enjoy the cycling experience of a lifetime. The Intrepid Stage Ride™ ★ Okanagan
The South Okanagan is one of the greatest places to spend some time and the summer months are particularly lively as the vineyards spring to life, the sun shines, and people flock to the lake. Over the past few years, the local music scene has continued to flourish and this summer is a great time to experience live music at incredible venues throughout the South Okanagan. If you’re staying at Watermark Beach Resort this summer, we suggest you spend an evening with fellow music lovers at one of the many great concerts in our region. Osoyoos Music In The Park
The annual Canada Day fireworks display in Osoyoos has become one of the highlights of the year here at Watermark Beach Resort. The breathtaking show is the second-largest Canada Day fireworks celebration in the country, so it’s easy to see why this has become such a popular tradition for locals and travellers alike!
Our Osoyoos resort has been awarded five TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence accolades in a row, which means that we’ve also been given the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. This incredible testament to our amazing team is only granted to businesses who have won the Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years, a mark of consistently great service and reviews on TripAdvisor.
Golf is a great activity to take up - particularly if you’re staying with us here at Watermark Beach Resort! The Osoyoos and South Okanagan region is home to five excellent golf courses and a host of other golf facilities too!
There’s something special about enjoying a glass of wine in the South Okanagan. The region is among the best in North America for grape growing and it’s easy to see the love and passion that goes into crafting these local vintages. In fact, when Black Hills Estate Winery launches their annual Nota Bene vintage, it is a celebration that you won’t want to miss.