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...]

Playing to a crowd — every Friday

WEB new stage

Taking music to a new stage, the Johnson Brothers are eager to plug in at Sun Peaks’ Music in the Plaza, Friday, July 18. The weekly free music event takes place at the Upper Village stage on Friday nights throughout the summer, offering full band shows for free from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Some of the bands up on the roster are old favourites, while … [Read more...]

Launching the summer season

Lumberjack audience member

Sun Peaks locals, businesses and visitors were kept well entertained over the resort’s Summer Kick-Off weekend, June 27 to 30. The Sunburst chairlift opened for the summer season on Friday, June 27, with 785 hikers and bikers riding the lift to enjoy the newly opened trails. Aidan Kelly, director of sales and marketing for Sun Peaks Resort … [Read more...]