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Devour! Wine Seminars & Tours: Learn to Wine Like a Pro

Want to look like an expert at your next cocktail party? Learn how to “speak” wine and cider at our Devour! wine and cider education seminars on Saturday, June 16th. Join the winemakers and cidermakers from the Similkameen Independent Winegrowers association for informative and fun discussions about growing, making, and –most importantly– drinking our amazing BC wines and ciders. Devour! Wine Education Seminars: BEST VARIETALS OF THE SIMILKAMEEN VALLEY Which varietals love the Similkameen the most? Find out at this seminar, featuring: Charlie Baessler, Corcelettes Estate Winery Howard Soon, Vanessa Vineyard Tim Cottrill, Robin Ridge Winery George Hanson, Seven Stones Continue Reading

Blue Mountain Photo Contest

The South Okanagan is quickly becoming a global wine destination, and our talented friends at Blue Mountain Winery in OK Falls are leading the way. Their delicious reds and whites capture all of the intricate flavours of their beautiful Vaseux Lake estate vineyard. Blue Mountain’s award-winning sparkling wines offer a perfect excuse for a celebration! We’re proud to support this incredible winery by partnering with them for the #BlueMtnLife Photo Contest. Until August 18th, show us how you enjoy your Blue Mountain Wines! Beach picnic by the shores of Osoyoos Lake? In a hot air balloon? Stand up paddleboarding? Post Continue Reading

What’s New and Things to Do at Watermark Beach Resort

1 | Wellness Coordinator Ensures a Healthy Stay Watermark’s health and wellness coordinator, Kelsi Bissonnette, brings a holistic approach to fitness that caters to mind, body and soul to ensure guests are relaxed and rejuvenated during and after their stay. Kelsi has led Pilates and group workout classes for more than two decades, and for five years owned and operated Breathe Studio in Osoyoos – making her the perfect person to oversee the 25 various classes on offer at Watermark. From beach yoga in the summer to meditation, Pilates and group fitness lessons that incorporate TRX, Step & Sculpt and Continue Reading

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 Continue Reading

3 Great Osoyoos Halloween Events for All Ages!

Ok, we’re a little bit biased, but we truly believe that Osoyoos is one of the best communities in Canada. The entire South Okanagan offers a friendly, neighbourly, and welcoming environment for all who visit and those who are lucky enough to call this place home. Halloween is a particularly fun time as local businesses get together to host a variety of events, offering fun for all ages. For the Kids (and you too!) Trick or Treat Main Street is a popular annual event in Osoyoos that caters to the young ones. Local businesses along Osoyoos’ Main Street, including Watermark Continue Reading

Not So Handy in the Kitchen? Get Thanksgiving Dinner To Go!

Nothing brings family and friends together like a delicious holiday meal. Of course, not everyone has Chef Adair’s culinary skills or wants to spend their day in the kitchen (although the kitchens in our suites are fabulous!). Luckily for you, that’s where we come in! Watermark Beach Resort’s Thanksgiving Dinners To Go is back by popular demand this year. This delicious Thanksgiving dinner was such a hit that we just had to bring it back again! Relax and unwind while our own Chef Adair and his team prepare a homemade Thanksgiving dinner like nothing you’ve ever experienced before. Imagine a Continue Reading

Give Thanks With a Delicious Thanksgiving Sparkling Brunch

Thanksgiving is a beloved holiday in Canada and a chance to spend some quality time with friends and family. In the South Okanagan, Thanksgiving marks the harvest season and local vineyards, wineries and farmers are busy gathering up the delicious fruits and vegetables that our region is known for. Our team at Watermark Beach Resort knows that we have a lot to be thankful for and we want to share the best of our region with you and your family. On Sunday, October 11th, you are invited to join Watermark’s own Chef Adair for a very special Thanksgiving Sparkling Brunch. Continue Reading

What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?

With the last few hours of 2014 just days away, Watermark Beach Resort has the answer. The Wine & Tapas Bar at Watermark will once again be offering the popular New Year’s Eve dinner event on December 31st. For many, this delicious dinner and wine pairing has become an annual tradition. Continue Reading