Welcome summer and sunshine at the Sea to Sky Gondola this Saturday! The province’s newest attraction, with epic panoramic views of Howe Sound and surrounding mountains — including the legendary Stawamus Chief — is hosting a Summer Soltice celebration tomorrow.
Where Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish
When Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 9:00am to 10:00pm
The first activity will start at 9:30am with the first ever trail-running event on the grounds, the Skyline Ridge Run. Runners can chose between a 10km or 21km distance course. The celebration will continue into the evening with a pre-registered sun salutation and sunset yoga, fireside chats and night summer beats.
Sea to Sky Gondola Summer Solstice
9:20am 21KM Skyline Ridge Run
Location: Lower Plaza
9:45am 10KM Skyline Ridge Run
11:00am General Informative Tour
11:00am MEC Hiking 101
12:00pm Arts + Crafts for Children
12:00pm Music from Cam Salay
1:00pm Music from Larson Sisters
|2:00pm General Informative Tour
Location: Octagon Deck
2:00pm Music from Will Ross
3:00pm Music from LOVECoast
4:00pm Music from Badgerchild
5:00pm Music from River + Road
5:00pm 3-Course Dinner Menu
6:00pm DJ Shelia
7:00pm Salutations to the Sun + Moon for Solstice (pre-registered) and Sunset Yoga Flow
10:00pm Last Download Available
Local DJ Sheila will kick off the sunset music series, which will take place at the Gondola summit every Friday night in July and August from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Every Friday and Saturday this summer the Summit Lodge will also host a local three course menu for $19.95 which you can enjoy in the lodge or out on the deck to take in more of the views.
Win Passes for the Summer Solstice
If you would like to check out the Sea to Sky Gondola’s lineup of activities tomorrow, I have a pair of lift passes to give away. Here’s how you can enter to win:
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- Re-gram this post on Instagram including @SeaToSkyGondola + @Miss604 (1 entry)
As the event is tomorrow I will wrap up this contest at 4:00pm today (Friday, June 20, 2014). Prize passes are valid only for June 21, 2014. If the winner drawn today cannot use the passes tomorrow, a new winner will be drawn at random from all entries. Follow the Sea to Sky Gondola on Facebook and Twitter for more information.
Update The winner is Vania!