The region’s largest shopping centre, Kelowna’s Orchard Park Mall, is filled with over 170 stores ranging from fashion, accessories, shoes, beauty products, and electronics. Open Sunday to Tuesday from 10am to 6pm, Wednesday to Friday from 10am to 9pm, and Saturdays from 9am to 6pm, there is lots to see here. See www.orchardparkshopping.com
Immediately across from Orchard Park Mall, on Harvey and Cooper, is Orchard Plaza. It is a Plaza with over 75 shops, restaurants and services, including Save on Foods, MEC, Winners and Lee Valley. It’s also home to a Famous Players 5 screen cinema center.
Spall Plaza is located nearby at Harvey Avenue and Spall Road. It has outlet stores, a London Drugs, a large toy store and an IHOP.
Travelling North/West on Hwy 97 North you will find Dilworth Center with Staples, a grocery store, Jysk, as well as restaurants and smaller shops. Behind this is the Great Canadian Super Store just off Underhill Street, and to the North on Hwy 97 is Canadian Tire.
At the intersection of Hwy 97 and Banks Road you will find Central Park Shopping Center. There is a Golf Town, Home Depot, Home Sense, Home Outfitters, Pier 1, Urban Barn, Walmart, and a Marks Work Warehouse.
You will find a wide selection of shopping options in Downtown Kelowna. Boutique shoe and clothing stores, a huge variety of restaurants, great ice cream and gelato make for a wonderful stroll down the main street. Most shopping can be found on Bernard Avenue from Richter to the lake.
The major shopping center in West Kelowna is the Westbank Hub Centre. It has a Walmart, London Drugs, Home Depot, Canadian Tire, Super Store and Winners. Many other small shopping centres are found all along HWY 97 in West Kelowna.
Written for Kelowna Guide Magazine by – Dave Dmytryshyn