Summer Concert Series schedule announced

Summer Concert

Tourism Sun Peaks (TSP) has confirmed several acts that will be performing for free in Sun Peaks through July and August as part of the popular Summer Concert Series. The impressive lineup includes headliners Platinum Blonde, Lou Gramm: The Voice of Foreigner, and Canadian blues-rock legend, Colin James, as well as several local acts and the return of Country Fest and the Retro Weekend. The series will … [Read more...]

West Morrisey terrain a focus


The further development of runs on West Morrisey in time for the 2015-16 winter season will be a top priority for Sun Peaks Resort LLP (SPR) during the summer months. Erik Meertens, the newly appointed mountain operations manager for SPR, cautioned that any developments were weather dependent, especially the logging aspect, but was optimistic given the early spring conditions. “This year, with the low snowpack … [Read more...]

Men’s and ladies nights tee off at the golf course


Every Wednesday night is ladies night at the Sun Peaks Golf Course, while men will get their chance at golfing glory each Thursday night in a friendly and competitive men’s night tournament. Vincent Lafontaine, sporting director for Sun Peaks Resort, said the ladies night has grown in popularity in recent years. “There was a big resurgence for ladies night last summer, and everyone who took part was very happy … [Read more...]

Huge season set for Golf Course


The Sun Peaks Golf Course is set for its biggest season in several years, with a Pro-Am, a major charity golfing tournament, and the return of family favourite events like the Nancy Greene Little Big Golf Challenge. Vincent Lafontaine, sports director for Sun Peaks Resort LLP, said been several years since the golf course had such an impressive calendar of events. “We haven’t had many big tournaments featuring … [Read more...]

Great turnout for first ever Party in the Park

Party in the Park

More than 60 locals and visitors took to the Rockstar Energy Terrain Park to show their skills, get their stoke on and nail some sweet lines in the first ever Party in the Park event, hosted by Oronge Boardshop on Easter Sunday. Dave Kuan, co-owner of Oronge Boardshop, said the event was a big success. “It was a great event, a beautiful day, and all the riders were stoked,” Kuan said. “It was a new set up … [Read more...]