Christmas activities begin this weekend
SUN PEAKS, BC – The holidays are about celebrating the best of the season with friends and family. Shop at the Christmas Market, grab your skates and hit the outdoor ice rink, or relax with a hot drink at a local café.
Sun Peaks is a winter wonderland over the holiday season, making it the perfect setting for a Christmas getaway.
December 18-19: Christmas Market
Whether you’re doing some last minute Christmas shopping, or looking for some fresh produce to cook for dinner, stop by the Christmas Market in the Delta Sun Peaks Resort ballroom. Over 40 vendors will be on site selling a variety of handmade gifts, house wares, organic meats, seafood, produce and more.
December 20: Symphony of Snow Holiday Concert
Join members of the Kamloops Chamber of Musicians and some extraordinary young performers for a wonderful evening of holiday music.
December 21: Alpine Holiday Concert
A unique and intimate setting at a private Sun Peaks chalet, relax with wine and tapas and enjoy a music ensemble.
December 21-24: Santa Claus Visits Sun Peaks!
Santa Claus will be hitting the slopes, hosting village sleigh rides, and spinning on the outdoor ice rink before heading off on Christmas Eve to deliver presents to boys and girls around the world. Join him for breakfast before he heads out on the 24th!
December 23-24: Village Christmas Carols with Nancy Greene
Join Olympian Nancy Greene as she spreads holiday cheer throughout the village singing Christmas carols.
December 31: New Year’s Festivities
Children will kick off the New Years Eve Celebrations with a Glowstick Parade, which will be followed by First Flight…a demonstration of slopestyle acrobatics not to be missed. Following First Flight, adults can participate in the Torchlight Descent on Sundance Mountain, a procession that creates an amazing pyrotechnical illusion. Wrap up the evening with a spectacular fireworks show over the Sun Peaks Village.
Visit the events calendar online at www.sunpeaksresort.com for full details on all of the upcoming holiday events.
About Sun Peaks
Sun Peaks Resort is a four season destination resort located in the interior of British Columbia near Kamloops. Recently declared the 2nd Best Ski Resort in Canada and 10th Best in North America by Condé Nast Traveller Magazine readers, Sun Peaks has three mountains which surround an intimate ski-in, ski-out village. In other seasons, Sun Peaks offers a diverse range of leisure activities including 18 holes of golf as well as numerous events and festivals. Sun Peaks Resort was the first ski resort in North America and is the only resort in Canada to receive the ISO 14001 designation recognizing the resorts environmental policies and practices. Sun Peaks can be accessed by two airport gateways - Kamloops (45 minutes) and Kelowna (2 1/2 hours) and by car, only a 4 ¼ hour drive separates Sun Peaks and Vancouver, B.C.