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Local Performers Join Kevin Costner & Modern West on July 7June 29, 2012: Suggested Tweet: #Kamloops #SunPeaks performers join Kevin Costner & @modernwest on stage for #FreeCostnerConcert http://ow.ly/bSrPQ
Sun Peaks, BC (June 28, 2012) - Local performers will experience the chance of a lifetime sharing a stage with Kevin Costner & Modern West during Sun Peaks Free Outdoor Concert event next weekend.
The opening line-up contains local favourites Paul Filek, "Margit Bull and Sweet Grass” and Sun Peaks’ restaurateur Peter Ernst’s band “Weeds”, starting at 3:30 pm. The bands will continue throughout the afternoon leading to headliner Kevin Costner & Modern West at 7:00 pm. Set band times will be announced at www.SunPeaksResort.com/KevinCostner next week.
Sun Peaks is encouraging people to carpool to the event to assist conserving vehicle parking spaces and lessen impact on the environment. Capacity is limited and the resort is recommending guests come early in the day to ensure parking and reserve their spaces in the General Access viewing area. Blankets and sturdy lawn chairs are recommended for a comfortable concert experience on the sloped area, however tents will be not be allowed to ensure un-obscured viewing for everyone in attendance.
Real time parking and event information will be broadcast via Twitter throughout the day. Please follow @SunPeaksResort and #FreeCostnerConcert to receive the latest updates.
Sun Peaks would like to remind concert goers the viewing area will be alcohol free and there are many licensed establishments and patios throughout the village. Please enjoy responsibly and plan ahead to ensure a safe event for everyone.