Blue Rodeo and Dan Mangan + Blacksmith Kick Off the Summer Concert Series
By Tourism Sun Peaks, posted 8, May 2014
The third annual Sun Peaks Summer Concert Series gets underway with a multi-Juno award winner weekend, featuring free outdoor performances by Blue Rodeo on July 5 and Dan Mangan + Blacksmith on July 4. With the ambiance and energy Sun Peaks concert weekends are known to deliver, this pairing of talent is expected to draw a record number of music lovers to the resort. The natural amphitheatre provided by the Sun Beam ski run will continue to provide the ideal alpine concert venue. Free outdoor musical experiences will continue all summer long including regional artist performances almost every Friday night and Sunday. Fans of the 5th Annual Retro Concert Weekend on August 15 to 17 can expect exciting tribute performances to Johnny Cash, John Fogerty, John Seger, ZZ Top, Bon Jovi, KISS and Neil Young. A family show by the Doodlebops is new to this summer’s mix, taking place on August 2 during Canada’s Alpine Blossom Festival. Stay tuned for artist announcements for July 19, August 30 and 31.