First post of 2023!

Just seven months to go, and we are well on our way to the Okanagan Military Tattoo 2023.  We on...

2021 Tattoo is postponed to 2022

It is with a heavy heart that we have had to announce that the 2021 Okanagan Military Tattoo is being put over to 2022.  The many Covid deadlines for easing restrictions kept moving the wrong way.  Our performers: pipe bands; military bands; dancers; are just now...

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Tattoo highlights!

The Okanagan Military Tattoo had six great years of shows and we were heading into our 7th, July of 2020, when Covid stopped life as we knew it.  This has carried over to 2021 and we are awaiting some final words from BC Health as to when we can have pipe bands and...

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Covid update…learn to play the pipes!

The BC Health authorities and Covid are having a great time, we are not.  The latest lockdowns have moved the goal posts yet again and we are monitoring closely.  Stay tuned. We have mentioned this before but here is the offer again.  Learn to play the Great Highland...

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Covid and the 2021 Tattoo

As we here in BC head into a "third wave" of Covid and variants, the Tattoo Organizing Committee (TOC) is working overtime to try and stay ahead of what we do not know! The lockdowns, minimal visiting, travel restrictions and all else are giving us sleepless nights. ...

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Covid update

This BLOG will be short and to the point.  British Columbia is trying to catch up to other parts of Canada and the world in immunizing folks against Covid-19 and varients.  Do your part and get vaccinated.  If you have a better answer, please let us know.  The latest...

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Covid, Vaccine and the Tattoo

I caught the last hole of a PGA event today.  The remarkable thing was not the golf but the fact that over a period of 20 minutes, the PGA and their partners put up multiple advertisments alerting listeners/watchers to "go get the vaccine".  PGA Tour events draw...

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Covid update!

Where will Canada be with Covid and vaccinations come summer?  Here in BC, health officials are guardedly telling us that all persons wanting a vaccine shot may well have one in time to celebrate July 1 with standard precautions in place. Here is a link to an article...

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Covid and Okanagan Military Tattoo 2021

Are you a golfer? Fly fisher? Skier?  If you are, you watch the weather.  If it is questionable you will probably do what most of us do, search through all the weather channels until you find a forecast you like! That is where we are with the Covid business at the...

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Tattoo supports learning

The Okanagan Military Tattoo has put on shows from 2014 through 2019.  We have been able to make a small profit and each year have been able to help local music and dance groups with recruiting and programming with much needed funds.  Over the six years, this has...

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Return in 2021 With New Venue

NEWS  RELEASE | November 30, 2020 From: Okanagan Military Tattoo Okanagan Military Tattoo to Return in 2021 With New Venue Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 Okanagan Military Tattoo which will be held outdoors at the Armstrong Fair Grounds next Summer on the...

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