The 10th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards Winners Announced!
The top artists in the Central Okanagan, in 12 nomination categories, were announced during a night of culture and artistic excellence on Friday, May 12th, 2017 at the Rotary Centre for the Arts.
Thanks to everyone who participated in the 10th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards! From nominations to judging to performing and beyond, the OAAs are truly a community-based event.
Congratulations to all of the winners! Check out the full list.
The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan is a non-profit organization that is the underlying support for anything and everything that is art. The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan (ARTSCO) supports and strengthens the arts throughout the Central Okanagan by championing artistic excellence, accessibility, communication, awareness, and mutual support of the arts within the broader community.
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