Outdoor Live Music Concert at Sun Peaks Resort

This year, experience a thrilling summer at Sun Peaks, where excitement knows no bounds. Our resort and charming village are set to dazzle with a profusion of activities and entertainment options tailored for the entire family. Whether you're drawn to the pulsating beats of live music or seek the thrill of adrenaline-pumping live action, our diverse array of events promises to exceed your expectations. 

After scrolling through our top listings here, dive deeper into our comprehensive events calendar to uncover a world of entertainment during your stay.

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5k Foam Fest at Sun Peaks Resotr

5K Foam Fest

Saturday, June 8

Whether you feel like watching or participating, the 5K Foam Fest is a truly unique event, and it is making its return to Sun Peaks. This isn't your typical run, it's a FUNCORE run! With over 22 obstacles, including the world's largest inflatable waterslide, mud pits, and a staggering 2.5 million cubic feet of foam, it's an experience like no other. Open to participants aged 7 years and older, it's a day filled with awesome music, delicious food, local vendors, and a well-stocked beer garden to celebrate your success. Whether you're a seasoned runner or just starting out, this course is designed for you to enjoy at your own pace, with all obstacles being optional.

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Sun Peaks Market Days on Sundays

Sun Peaks Market Days 

Sundays from June 9 to October 13

This is a perfect opportunity to bring local, sustainable food to your family's dinner table. Stroll through the village and browse products from local farmers, ranchers, and artisans. Shoppers are encouraged to bring their own reusable shopping bags to the market, and you can expect to find regional fruit, vegetables, meats, seafood, arts, crafts, beauty products and more.

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Morrisey's Public House patio vibes in Sun Peaks Village

party like it is 99' patio series

chairlift opening weekend  (June 14-16) & September Long Weekend (Aug 30-Sep 2) 

Experience a nostalgic journey back to the 90s as the village celebrates the 25th anniversary of the bike park! Join us for a weekend filled with dining specials and live music, creating unforgettable memories.

june 14 series  august 30 series

Face Painting at Sun Peaks Resort

Canada Day long weekend Celebrations 

Saturday, June 29 - monday, July 1

Embrace the spirit of Canada Day at Sun Peaks with a weekend packed full of free, family-friendly activities. From a vibrant kids' bike parade to creative face painting, mesmerizing bubble show, entertaining scavenger hunts, midway games and bounce houses, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Enjoy electrifying outdoor concerts on Saturday night featuring Lucky Monkey, and on Monday with Maritime Kitchen Party, followed by the dynamic beats of Five Alarm Funk, ensuring an unforgettable celebration for all. 

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First Fridays Live Music  

July 5, August 2, & September 6

Enjoy free outdoor live music and entertainment in Sun Peaks on the first Friday of the month – July through September! You’ll also find artisan markets, and patio specials at restaurants and cafes throughout the village.

July 5 Event August 2 Event September 6 Event

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Sun Peaks Speed Week logo in blue and red

SUN PEAKS SPEED WEEK 

July 12 - July 14

Sun Peaks inaugural Speed Week will showcase all things speed, including a Show n Shine with the Pharoah's Car Club, Dealer Demo, Stand-up Paddle Board racing lessons at Heffley Lake and Capture the Flag race to McGillivray Lake.

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Cruisin t the Peaks Carshow Fundraiser in Black and White

 

Retro concert weekend at Sun Peaks Resort

Retro Concert Weekend 

August 23–25

Don’t miss out on the 13th annual retro concert weekend. From Fleetwood Mac to The Rolling Stones, free live retro bands will keep you dancing all weekend long. Performing outdoors throughout the village, you can keep enjoying restaurants, cafés patios and beer garden just steps from the concerts. Don’t forget your lawn chairs!

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CREATE! ARTS & CRAFT FESTIVAL 

SEPTEMBER 6–8

Hosted by ArtZone Sun Peaks , the 2nd Annual CREATE! Arts and Craft Festival is a vibrant celebration of diverse artistic expressions. From music to flower arranging, blacksmithing to kids' arts programming, to writing and literacy, this festival offers a rich tapestry of creative activities. Attendees can also participate in workshops including on-mountain sessions, enjoying a full weekend of entertainment.

The festival will showcase the artistry of culinary delights and craft beverages at various village restaurants and beyond, including ethnic street food at the Friday night market. Experience how craft food and beverages can be celebrated as art in their own right.

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ArtZone Create! Arts and Craft Festival at Sun Peaks Resort

Bike Park Races Throughout August & September

Mountain biker biking down a trail at Sun Peaks Resort

sun peaks national dh championships 

august 9–11

Prepare for an electrifying weekend of downhill action at the Sun Peaks Bike Park. The Dunbar Summer Series is back, showcasing the adrenaline-fuelled excitement of the Sun Peaks DH National Championships. Witness the breathtaking skill and speed of top-tier riders as they navigate the rugged terrain with unparalleled precision. Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in the thrill of downhill bike racing. 

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Mountain biker racing on a Downhill championship up at Sun Peaks Resort

Peaks Pedal Fest 

august 31 - september 1

Labour Day long weekend is the perfect time to enjoy bike demos, poker rides, and tons of cycling-centric events. While you're here, start your biking weekend with our First Fridays live music and finish it off with Sunday markets

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we are one - Canadian national Enduro championships presented by leatt  

SEPTEMBER 20–22

Get ready for the flagship Enduro series in Canada! Athletes, this is your chance to shine on a competitive Canadian stage, pushing your limits and showcasing your skills. Back by popular demand, you can dive into the action as riders conquer the technical course and soak up the vibrant village atmosphere. With thrilling events, this festival-style extravaganza promises an unforgettable experience for all. 

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Mountain biker biking down a trail at Sun Peaks Resort
Couple staying at an accommodation up at Sun Peaks Village

Plan Your Summer Getaway

Sun Peaks offers great summer value on a range of accommodation options, from hotels and lodges to private condos and townhomes, to chalets and suites. Stroll through the pedestrian village where everything is centrally located, and walk or ride right from your favourite trails to bars, restaurants, cafe, shops or your accommodation.  A large variety of accommodations are located close to the chairlifts, making it easy to get a lift and hit the trails whenever you want. 

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