Raise your hand if this sounds familiar: You cut your teeth on Trivial Pursuit, and as a child, your favourite television show was Jeopardy! Today, your road trips primarily consist of brainteasers and travel quizzes. If this is you, then you probably tend to be a hands-down winner whenever your friends play a game of Cranium. If you’re looking for a bigger challenge and a trivia venue where you can put your ability to remember useless factoids to the test, then a Kelowna trivia night is for you. Here are just a few trivia nights in and around Kelowna that will wrack your brain.
Trivia Night at the Moose Lounge: Big White Isn’t Just for Skiing
Big White is Kelowna’s premier skiing and snowboarding destination, and the Big White Village offers a whole host of events and establishments where visitors and residents alike can get out and have fun. After a day on the slopes, head into the village and enjoy a night of brain-busting trivia at the Moose Lounge & Bistro. This great restaurant, located in the Happy Valley Day Lodge, is open from 7:30 AM until late every day and offers hearty appetizers and great breakfasts. Featuring some of the Okanagan’s best wines and spirits and a host of beers from around the globe, the Moose Lounge is a great place to relax, enjoy a view of the Monashee Mountains, and test your knowledge. The Moose Lounge hosts trivia nights every Thursday starting 7:15 PM, and there are several prizes up for grabs.
Retro Rock Trivia at Rusty’s: Kamloops’ Best Trivia Contest Comes to Kelowna
Are you a classic rock fan? Retro Rock Trivia is a rock & roll trivia game that will test your knowledge of music ranging from early 50’s rock to modern 90’s rock music. This interactive trivia game is a fun event that music fans adore. Retro Rock Trivia also offers a great Music Bingo night, which poses an excellent opportunity to have fun and even win some cash. Jackpots can range from $25 to $500, with an additional Joker’s Wild Jackpot that continues to grow from week to week until someone wins it. And best of all: Retro Rock Trivia is coming to Kelowna. You can play Retro Rock Trivia on Thursdays at Rusty’s Steakhouse starting at 7:30 PM.
PLAN Okanagan’s 10th Annual Trivia Fundraiser: A Trivia Contest that Isn’t at All Trivial
PLAN Okanagan is a non-profit organization that strives to create a brighter future for people who live with disabilities. PLAN Okanagan believes that nobody should ever feel left out or alone. This organization supplies local families and caregivers with information, planning consultations, and support network development in order to help them care for physically and mentally disabled loved ones. On April 13, 2014, PLAN Okanagan will host its 10th Annual Trivia Fundraiser at the Parkinson Recreation Centre. The event runs from 7 PM until 10:30 PM and will feature a trivia contest for 19+ participants, a silent auction, door prizes, a live auction, free snacks and a cash bar. The theme for this year is “Good Sport” – you and your friends could win the Best Dressed Group award if you create a group costume that embodies what it means to be a good sport. Tickets cost $15 apiece, or you can purchase a table for eight people for $100. Contact Mary at PLAN Okanagan to reserve your seats.
Trivia nights are a fun way to test your knowledge and win some great prizes. There are several fun Kelowna trivia nights coming up that you and your friends will love. Trivia is a great way to end a day on the slopes, start a night of rocking and rolling, or support vulnerable people in your community. Get out there and prove your knowledge at a trivia night, where no fact is useless.