East meets West in Cirque du Soleil production

Cirque 01 - Photo by Mark Delong

Canada’s internationally renowned Cirque du Soleil will arrive in Kamloops from December 24 to 28 to perform their Asian-infused production, Dralion. The show’s name is derived from the dragon, symbolizing Eastern culture, and the lion, symbolizing the west. Julie Desmarais, touring publicist for Dralion, said Sun Peaks residents would be … [Read more...]

Tourism activities make an impact in Business Awards

Alpine and Voyageur

Two of Sun Peaks’ unique businesses have been recognized for their contributions to the business community with nominations from the Kamloops Chamber of Commerce 2014 Business Excellence Awards. The NorthWest Voyageur Company has been nominated for the Tourism Award, while local business owner Gemma Harris has been nominated for the Young … [Read more...]

Campfire ban for Kamloops Fire Centre

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Effective Wednesday, July 16 all campfires are prohibited in the Kamloops Fire Centre due to "high" and, in some cases, "extreme" fire danger ratings throughout the area. In accordance with this ban, Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality will be implementing a campfire ban. Due to current dry, hot weather, natural wildfires are extremely … [Read more...]