Quilters retreat a sell-out event

Quilting

The Sun Peaks Quilters Guild held a sold-out Quilting in the Mountains event July 14 to 18. The 10th annual event hosted 16 participants from as far as Vancouver, Horsefly and Valemount, who joined local quilters from Sun Peaks and Kamloops, to hone their quilting skills, share ideas and socialize. With the return of their resident instructor, … [Read more...]

Retro weekend strikes a chord with music lovers

Retro Concert

Tribute acts to rock ‘n’ roll royalty including Johnny Cash, Kiss, ZZ Top, John Fogerty, Neil Young and Bon Jovi, will descend on Sun Peaks for the fifth annual Retro Concert Weekend August 15 to 17. The free event will kick off on Friday evening with a Johnny Cash set by Big River, followed on Saturday by American Rock Legends rocking hits from … [Read more...]

Country Fest offers a sizzling summer lineup

Aaron Lines Crop

Country music fans unite — the first annual Country Music Fest is coming to Sun Peaks on July 19 and 20. Three stages will be lit up with the sweet and soulful sounds of some of the best in Canadian country music. Canadian Idol finalists Jaydee Bixby and Karen-Lee Batten, award winning Whiskey Jane, and rising stars Me and Mae, Terence Jack, … [Read more...]