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Squamish Days Festival 2012: Win a Squamish Getaway

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 — 3:18pm PDT
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The 55th Annual Squamish Days Festival is coming up this August long weekend and will be packed with free family fun, a parade, world class logger sports competitions, and much more. This Sea to Sky destination is set to celebrate its heritage and community spirit through events and activities for four straight days.

What 55th Annual Squamish Days Festival
When Thursday, August 2 to Monday, August 6, 2012
Where 39555 Loggers Lane in Squamish. Exit the Sea to Sky at the adventure centre (from the south) or Centennial Way (from the North).

Activities include music & art events, children’s activities, a parade, wacky bed races, a 10km run, a chair carving competition, a pancake breakfast, the Squamish Farmers Market, and two world class Loggers Sports Shows with competitors from all around the world.

There are a few ticketed events (at the Loggers Sports Shows) but everything else is free for the whole family.

If you would like to check out Squamish Days, the organizers have put together a fantastic prize pack for one lucky Miss604 reader so that they can enjoy the outdoor recreation capital of Canada. The prize is valued at $316 and includes:

  • 2 Night’s stay at the newly-renovated Hotel Squamish (Saturday, August 4th & Sunday August 5th) which is located in the heart of downtown Squamish
  • 2 Saturday Loggers Sports Show – Adult Tickets
  • 2 Sunday Loggers Sports Show – Adult Tickets
  • 2 Sunday VIP Lounge Tickets
  • 2 Sunday Pancake Breakfast – Adult Tickets
  • 1 Reusable Shopping Bag
  • 2 Ball Caps

Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win a getaway to @SquamishDays from @Miss604

I will draw one winner at random from all entries on Monday, July 30, 2012 at 9:00am. Must be 19+ to enter and win. Prize is not redeemable for cash or any other prizing. Hotel Squamish stay must be used August 4th & August 5th, 2012. Follow @SquamishDays on Twitter or Facebook for more information about the festival.

Update The winner is Craig C!

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  1. Erin Schulte says:

    I would loves to win this!

  2. Sandy Laughlin says:

    I love this weekend in Squamish, great sites, lots to do, great people and I would love to win

  3. Chelle says:

    Looks like fun! Hopefully they have good weather for it.

  4. Sanaz says:

    I love Squamish and would love to win this!

  5. Georgina says:

    What a fun weekend! I would love to win!

  6. Gary T. says:

    I have only driven through Squamish, would actually love to spend a couple of days there for a change.

  7. Lauren says:

    What a great way to spend the long weekend!

  8. Renfrew says:

    It’s all about the beautiful drive.

  9. Tuan says:

    I love Squamish festival. Would like to bring my family this time

  10. Richard says:

    Sounds like fun! Would love to bring the family.

  11. Eileen says:

    Would love to experience this!

  12. Cyndi says:

    I love Squamish!

  13. Marianne says:

    I would love to go there !

  14. Rob says:

    That would be a very fun weekend

  15. Melissa says:

    I would love to go?

  16. Dana says:

    Squamish is wonderful this time of year, especially with the sun shining. Would love to win this!

  17. Ray says:

    Sounds like a fun weekend.

  18. Stephanie says:

    This sounds like such a great prize thanks for the chance to win

  19. Marianne says:

    Sounds like a festive weekend!

  20. Lisa says:

    A trip for the family to Squamish would be just what our family needs! We would appreciate and love every minute of it!

  21. Maureen M says:

    Logging shows-a wonderful quintessential BC/Canadian sport/entertainment!

  22. Dianne says:

    Oh man this sounds like fun… I also have a friend that lives in Squamish that I haven’t seen in a long time so what a great way to get to see her and have a good time togethe.

  23. Donald says:

    Sea to Sky is such a nice drive to Squamish.

  24. It would be great to spend a weekend in Squamish, so close to Shannon Falls too!

  25. Darcy says:

    Never been to a logger’s sports show but I’ve heard they are great fun.

  26. chrissy says:

    This sounds like so much fun!

  27. Tammy James says:

    i live in squamish but my mom will be here from ontario that weekend…would love to be able to pamper her squamish style while she’s here!!

  28. Raju says:

    Sounds like fun!

  29. Craig C says:

    Would love to win this.

  30. Shelley says:

    Hotel Squamish is one of the oldest buildings in Squamish. This would be a fun trip.

  31. Lor says:

    Fun getaway ๐Ÿ™‚

  32. Ruth M says:

    Sounds like a hoot to me

  33. Vanessa W says:


  34. Eva says:

    Great prize, we would love to win this one! Fingers crossed!

  35. leah says:

    what a fun way to spend the weekend ๐Ÿ™‚

  36. brandon says:

    what a great giveaway!

  37. Art B. says:

    This would be awesome, I need a mini vacation.

  38. Phyllis T says:

    Would love to take the kiddos there.
    Monday’s my bday, would be a great gift for myself!

  39. Sharylin says:

    This is a fun weekend getaway package!

  40. Bonnie says:

    What a fun prize pack!

  41. Rebecca says:

    Went a couple of years ago and had a great time. Would be a good weekend getaway as the 5th is our 12th wedding anniversary!

  42. belinda says:

    A great way to spend BC long weekend.

  43. Carrie says:

    I would love to go to Squamish!

  44. Jessica says:

    Looks like a blast!

  45. Tina says:

    Logging is definitely the most fun to watch, like me some smexy lumberjacks

  46. Jaydeen says:

    This sounds like a blast!!!

  47. Alessa says:

    <3 Lumberjacks!

  48. Tom Schmid says:

    Never been there. It’s about time I think. ๐Ÿ™‚

  49. Marieke says:

    This sounds super!

  50. Marianne says:

    Nature within nature!

  51. Wendy says:

    Sounds like a FANTASTIC way to spend the weekend :)))

  52. Jane says:


  53. Thanks for all the wonderful comments! If you didn’t win the prize, remember Squamish is only a short drive up the beautiful Sea to Sky Highway and we’d love to see you all at the festival this weekend.

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