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July 23/18 - July 27/18
Let us entertain your family with FREE kid-friendly events during your summer mountain holiday. Family Weeks is on from July 16 to August 10, 2018. These events are suitable for all ages.
MONDAY, JULY 23
GUIDED TOUR: SHUSWAP MEDICINE TRAIL
11:00am-11:45am | Upper Plaza Stage
Wilf Bennet will guide you on a walk and talk through our interpretive Shuswap Medicine Trail. You and your family will learn about local flora, fauna, and Indigenous medicines. Join Wilf for this enjoyable, easy stroll.
GOLF: DRIVING RANGE
1:00pm–3:00pm | Sun Peaks Golf Shop
One free bucket of balls per guest.
Practice your golf swing with a club and free bucket of balls for the driving range!
3:00pm-5:00pm l Sun Peaks Sports Centre
Free entry to the pool.
Enjoy a family swim at the Sports Centre!
TUESDAY, JULY 24
TOD MOUNTAIN CAFE COOKIE DECORATING
11:00am-1:00pm l Tod Mountain Cafe
Tod Mountain Cafe is creating some fun shaped cookies and decorations. Stop by and create your own cookie master piece. No experience necessary.
SUN PEAKS STABLES PONY RIDES
1:00pm-3:00pm l Slopeside Clock Tower Square
Pony rides will be available near the clock tower area. Riders must wear a helmet and are led around by stables staff. The kids love it and so do the ponies!
GUIDED CROSS COUNTRY BIKE RIDE
3:00pm-5:00pm l Meet your guide at Elevation Bike Shop
Own bike required . Pre-registration at Elevation recommended.
Get to know the Mt. Morrisey cross country trail network on this guided bike ride with a knowledgeable local guide.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 25
KAMLOOPS MUSIC COLLECTIVE – INTERMEDIATE & SENIOR KISSM CONCERT BAND
10:00am | Upper Plaza Stage
An invigorating morning of live music performed by intermediate and senior band members participating in this year’s Kamloops Interior Summer School of Music (KISSM). These talented young players, who form a 50-piece ensemble, will treat audiences to a varied repertoire including KISSM’s own commissioned piece, The Legend of Billy Miner, to celebrate the camp’s 40th anniversary in Kamloops. Would you like to know more about KISSM and other music programs for youth hosted through the Kamloops Music Collective? Click HERE
KAMLOOPS RIVERTOWN PLAYERS THEATRE
1:00pm-3:00pm l TBC
Complimentary outdoor theatre show. Performance starts at 1:00pm sharp.
SUN PEAKS FIRE RESCUE OPEN HOUSE
3:00pm–4:00pm | Sun Peaks Fire Department
Guests provide their own transportation to Sun Peaks Fire Hall.
Ever wanted to see the inside of a fire truck? Visit Sun Peaks Fire Rescue and enjoy a tour of our fire hall and fire and rescue trucks, followed by some home safety tips!
THURSDAY, JULY 26
11:00am l TBC
Limited mats will be available, guests can bring their own.
Join local Sue Price for an outdoor vinyasa, flow class suited to all ages and all abilities.
GUIDED HIKE UP IN THE SUN PEAKS ALPINE
1:00pm-3:00pm l Meet your guide at Elevation Bike Shop
Lift ticket required. Pre-registration at Elevation recommended.
The mountain flowers are in bloom. Take this opportunity to enjoy a guided hike on the alpine trails.
RAVEN’S RHYTHMS – KAMLOOPS DRUM CONNECTION: “INTERACTIVE RHYTHM WORKSHOP FOR FAMILIES”
3:00pm-5:00pm l Upper Plaza Stage
An introduction to drumming entertainment and a drum circle. Learn about cultural beats, world music songs, call and response songs, drum circle games and receive drum instruction.
The circle is set up for any person of any age to sit down and join the drum beats entertainment and interactive rhythm time. Participants can join and leave the circle at any time and come away feeling great!
FRIDAY, JULY 27
11:00am-1:00pm l Check in: Guest Services
One complimentary ticket per guest.
The bungee trampoline, located at the base of Sunburst Chairlift, launches guests into the sky, and pulls them back down to the trampoline with bungee cords.
WISHING WELL PARTIES SING ALONG & STORY TIME
1:00pm-3:00pm l Upper Plaza Stage
Participate in crafts and sing-alongs with your favourite princess characters.
BIG LITTLE SCIENCE CENTRE INTERACTIVE LIVE SCIENCE SHOW
3:00pm-3:45pm l Upper Plaza Stage
Join the BIG little Science Centre for a 45 Minute Interactive Live Science Show with plenty of flash, bangs & surprises!