South Okanagan

Fire & Ice Festival

The South Okanagan Fire & Ice Festival brings together food, wine, and culture as we celebrate winter in the valley. Enjoy several events throughout the South Okanagan and find something fun for everyone. Stay tuned for 2024 event details and dates!

Fire & Ice Featured Events

  • Oliver Light Up and Fireworks
    • Location: Oliver Visitor Centre, 6431 Station St, Oliver

    Oliver Tourism’s Fire & Ice Festival coupled with Oliver’s Community Light Up & Fireworks, held in late November, brings families together to celebrate the start of the festive season and put some sparkle into the winter months. There is holiday entertainment, followed by a bonfire and fireworks at the Oliver Visitor Centre. Kick off the holidays with us here in Oliver, B.C.!

  • Craft Market at Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre
    • Location: 1000 Rancher Creek Road Osoyoos, BC V0H 1V6
    • Ticket Cost: $16
    • 1:00PM – 5:00PM

    Join us at the Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre for the Craft Market event featuring Indigenous Artisans. From 2pm – 3pm, Chief Clarence Louie will be doing a book signing of his book Rez Rules. Entry is by regular admission to experience the market and the Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre.

  • Fire & Ice Carnival at Spirit Ridge Resort
    • Location: Spirit Ridge Resort, Osoyoos
    • Ticket Cost: $90
    • 6:00PM – 9:00PM

    Join us at Spirit Ridge Resort, Winery & Sacred Land for the signature event of the South Okanagan Fire and Ice Festival, happening Saturday November 25th, 2023 from 6pm – 9pm.

    The Fire & Ice Carnival will feature artisan wineries curated by Okanagan Wine Festivals, plus breweries, cideries, and distilleries from the South Okanagan, serving up samples alongside curated carnival style food pairings.

    Enjoy amazing entertainment throughout the evening, live music, and much more!

    NEW this year, dress up for the evening in your best fire, ice, or fire & ice costume and be entered to win an Osoyoos getaway package.