Arkells heading to Sun Peaks


Ahead of the bands performance on August 30, Arkells singer and guitarist, Max Kerman, took time out of his busy touring schedule to give SPIN a call. Kerman said he and the band were looking forward to entertaining the locals and visiting crowds with an energetic live show that will hold up to the same standard that saw them named Canada’s Best … [Read more...]

Award winning line-up for final concert weekend

Hey Ocean

The final concert weekend of the summer is set to bring a trio of top Canadian talent to Sun Peaks on August 30 and 31. Juno award winning group, Arkells, will hit the stage on Saturday, August 30, followed by Canadian favourites Elliott Brood and Hey Ocean! on Sunday, August 31. The Ontario based Arkells last visited the region in January, 2013, … [Read more...]

Quilters retreat a sell-out event


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...]