Wedding Receptions

The SS Sicamous is the largest surviving stern wheeler in Canada. It is open as a museum, wedding venue and must-see tourist attraction. Wedding Receptions are held on the second level, in the dining saloon. We can accommodate up to 100 guests for a formal dinner. You can select the Caterer of your choice. Wedding…

Why Choose the SS Sicamous?

What are the benefits of a Wedding at the SS Sicamous? The SS Sicamous is offered for the entire day (for the ceremony and reception) All wedding options include an experienced Event Coordinator for the entire day of the Wedding. This is a truly unique venue (the largest Stern Wheeler in Canada!) with awesome photo…

Jeremy & Kevin

the Wedding of Jeremy and Kevin Held at the SS Sicamous Stern Wheeler, in Penticton BC The Wedding Reception Wedding Portraits of the Groom + Groom

Ceremonies on the Beach

Say your vows on the beach, overlooking the glistening waters of Okanagan Lake! Our small beach is located behind the S.S. Sicamous and sheltered from view of the main beach on the other side of the boat. As Okanagan beach can get busy during the summer, our heritage park is perfect for a private ceremony….

Explore with a Virtual Tour

Explore Inside the Ship with a virtual tour of the rooms (provided by Google 360°) The SS Sicamous is a premier heritage site and waterfront wedding venue . You can find the ship on the beach in Penticton, BC (just one hour south of Kelowna, or four hours from Vancouver MAP).  When you book the…

Lisa & Rick

The Wedding of Lisa & Rick Photos by Jenna Hill Wedding Photography

What is a Wedding Day Coordinator?

What IS a Wedding Day Coordinator? A wedding day coordinator will help to run the entire wedding day (and the rehearsal!). They will make sure that all of your hard work and plans are executed smoothly so you can enjoy yourself and relax. This also means more time to spend with friends and family. What…


Penticton is in the South Okanagan, nestled between Okanagan Lake and Skaha lake. We are an hour from Kelowna, and 4 1/2 hours from Vancouver. Penticton is a popular tourist destination. With over 60 wineries within a 20 minutes’ drive, local farmers markets, over 5 kilometers of golden sandy beaches and stunning views, its no…

Wedding Vendors

Recommended Wedding Vendors  Here is a list of  wedding vendors that have worked on board the SS Sicamous Stern Wheeler, in Penticton BC. These vendors are all based locally in Penticton, or nearby in the South Okanagan, and would be happy to work with you for your wedding. For a review of our experiences with…

Lauren + Peter

Photos by Kuhl Photography, based in Victoria BC. To see more photos by this photographer, please visit