Five minutes from Tallus Ridge, you’ll find two shopping hubs in Westbank Town Center. The Great Canadian Superstore, Save-On Foods, Wal-Mart, Nature’s Fare, Winners, and a number of smaller boutique shops are spread throughout West Kelowna, all within a short drive. Whether you’re looking for groceries, clothing, or electronics, there’s something for everyone.
Mar Jok Elementary is located just down the road from Nature’s Gate, with a number of other elementary schools located in the area. West Kelowna also sports two middle schools, Constable Neil Bruce and Glenrosa Middle School. Mount Boucherie Senior Secondary covers the catchment area for all of West Kelowna and Peachland and features some of the best elective course choices in the central Okanagan.
The local area features two movie theatres, the Encore Theatre (only 5 minutes from Tallus Ridge), and the Xtreme Theatre (10 minutes away). West Kelowna features a number of festivals each year including the Canada Day parade and events, and Westside Daze. Throughout the summer, music acts perform at Music in the Park every Friday at the outdoor amphitheatre by Johnson Bentley Aquatic Centre.
Award-winning wineries can be found across West Kelowna, the two most notable ones being Mission Hill Family Estate Winery, a prestigious family owned winery that includes a bell tower, natural amphitheatre, and a glorious view of the Okanagan Lake, and Quails’ Gate, which features on-site vineyards, plus a delectable restaurant. Over 20 more wineries can be found in the area, perfect for an afternoon tour and tasting!
Thanks to the central location of Tallus Ridge, you’re only ever steps (or a short drive) away from everything West Kelowna has to offer.