What’s Your Ing Thing?

Here at Watermark, we celebrate all the wonderful things we can do in the Land of Ing! And now that the Okanagan sunshine is heralding spring and summer things to come, we want to share the best golfing and watersporting things we do in the South Okanagan. Watersporting in Osoyoos Lake Osoyoos is the warmest lake in Canada, so if you are longing for an early start to summer fun, why not visit Watermark for a weekend playing on the water. Whether you like the thrill of sailing with the wind or a relaxed and peaceful time on the water

Devour – Our Partners in Pleasure

  Devour: to engulf, absorb unreservedly, to swallow and wallow in, with abandon, to consume voraciously, ravenously. Yes, yes, and yes. When you attend the annual epicurean event of the Okanagan, you’ll understand what we mean. The Devour Festival celebrates the talents of Canada’s top chefs, winemakers, and food producers and pairs their culinary creations with top food-themed short films. The weekend is a celebration of top quality produce lovingly and creatively prepared by talented chefs, inspired by the talented filmmakers, and paired with the finest local wines.  Friday May 5th – Launch Party The festival kicks off Friday, May 5th

Okanagan’s Finest Craft Beer at Oyster Fest

The 2017 Osoyoos Oyster Festival takes place on the weekend of April 19th – 23rd, and while this fest-feast positions Osoyoos and the South Okanagan as a premier Oyster destination, attendees will be delighted with the addition of the Okanagan’s finest craft beers.     The craft brew scene is where the craft gets creative. A range of stellar beers will be available at this year’s Osoyoos Oyster Fest, as the local breweries kick off this weekend’s festivities at the Beach, Barbeque and Beers festival. Informal and fun, this evening takes place at the Watermark Beach Resort. Spend the evening

Osoyoos Oyster Fest – A Spring Feast

Spring and oysters go together like love and marriage. Spring is all about new life, fresh energy, and rejuvenation, and what could taste more like spring than an ocean fresh elixir: the oyster. And after eating an oyster – don’t you just feel rejuvenated. And no wonder, the nutritional benefits of oysters are well known. Not only are they low fat, high protein, and full of copper, zinc, selenium, iron and the elusive vitamin B12, but as we most fortunately know, they are also aphrodisiacs. Venus herself may have created this creature to provide us with a wonderful source of

Snowshoe to A New You

If you’re looking to hold onto winter just a little bit longer, heading to the hills to snowshoe is an excellent way to explore our unique ecosystem, burn some calories and feel invigorated from your outdoor pursuits. Here in the South Okanagan, many of our residents, snowbirds and visitors are enjoying the snowshoe trails at Baldy Mountain Resort. With that in mind, we invite you to use the benefits of snowshoeing as an excuse to enjoy our resort, the great outdoors, the wines of the South Okanagan and some yoga. It’s an entire weekend designed to improve your wellness. Yoga

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Each year on February 14, couples show their devotion and love by exchanging cards, chocolates, candy, flowers, jewelry, gifts and Valentines. This day of romance is more than a date on your calendar to remind you to show a reminder of your love to your love. Valentine’s Day has origins in the ancient Roman holiday Lupercalia. Today, approximately 150 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged each year, making it the second-most popular holiday for card exchanging, after Christmas. While chocolates and flowers remain popular Valentine’s Day gifts, if you’re looking to gift something more unique, we have some South Okanagan

The Intrepid Stage Ride Okanagan – Register Now!

The Intrepid Stage Ride Okanagan is an epic 3-day staged ride in the Okanagan Sept. 29 to Oct. 1. Riders will embark on cycling over 400 km through the picturesque scenery of the Okanagan Valley. Learn More About The Intrepid Stage Ride Okanagan. While the routes aren’t released until the night before, cyclists can expect to ride 120 to 170 KM each day with a total elevation gain of 7000 meters over 3 stages. The adventure will take you across all types of terrain, you’ll be pampered and refueled for your next day of riding, you will spend time with

Movie Night – Jan. 27 – Come Watch Trolls

We invite you to join us at Watermark Beach Resort for a fun Family Movie Night.   We will be showing “Trolls” Date: Friday January 27, 2017 Place: Watermark Conference Centre Time: Movie starts at 6:30 p.m. $4 for Movie (pay at the door, no tickets necessary) $2 Popcorn $2 Pop $3 Pizza Feel free to bring sleeping bags, pillows and anything else comfy for the kids!   About Trolls: In this feel good animated movie, Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the only world

Would You Like to Sleep Better?

We often hear from our guests about their good night’s sleep. “Ah, I haven’t had that good of a sleep in I don’t know how long” is a common comment. We take pride in the comfort of our beds, pillows, comforters and sheets because we know a good night’s sleep will help fuel our guests for a day enjoying the splendours of the South Okanagan. But, there’s more to a good sleep than a nice bed. This is why we’re bringing sleep expert Sarah Domes to Watermark Beach Resort for a Wellness Weekend Retreat focused on teaching you how to