Win a Sea to Sky Gondola Summer Solstice Experience

Comments 149 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Ring in a new season surrounded by mountains and overlooking beautiful Howe Sound as the Sea to Sky Gondola hosts its second annual Summer Solstice Celebration.

Sea To Sky Gondola with Summit Lodge
Photo credit: Ann Hung on Flickr

On Friday, June 19th the gondola is kicking off its weekend Sunset Music Series with they’ve put together an impressive music lineup featuring Cam Salay, Badgerchild with Alex Marusyk, Lovecoast and headliner Dustin Bentall. Invite friends and family to enjoy a patio social, the picturesque view and local food and beverage features. Friday’s events run from 6:00pm to 10:00pm.

On Saturday, start the morning with a 10:30am group yoga flow class hosted by Christy Defranco and followed by the Mountain Equipment Co-op Family Games Zone taking place in the Plaza. Head up in the afternoon for lantern-making, floral crowns, pre-registered sunset yoga flow and end the evening with an animated Lantern Walk led by Carolyn Grass and Ihor Zalubniak around the Panorama Trail.

Sky Pilot Suspension Bridge (Sea to Sky Gondola)
Photo credit: TOTORORO.RORO on Flickr

Click here for information about passes and here for information about registering for the yoga sessions.

Win a Sea to Sky Gondola Summer Solstice Experience

Start your weekend — and your summer — on a high note and enter to win two day tickets for Friday, June 19th at the Sea to Sky Gondola and enjoy their Summer Solstice Celebration. The winner of this contest will also receive a $50 food and beverage credit to dine 885 meters above Howe Sound. 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 @seatoskygondola summer solstice prize pack from @Miss604

I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Follow the Sea to Sky Gondola on Facebook and Twitter for more information about this beautiful attraction and special events.

Update The winner is @TatyanaKapkan on Twitter!

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  1. Dawn sTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 2:52pm PST

    This would be awesome my kids love gondolas and they have never been on this one

  2. Mike RTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 2:55pm PST

    It looks like it would be gorgeous up there!

  3. MelTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 2:56pm PST

    This sounds like a lot of fun

  4. ChristopheTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 3:04pm PST

    Me me me!

  5. Steve.Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 3:06pm PST

    That would be fun!

  6. JasonTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 3:28pm PST

    This sounds fantastic! Would love to go

  7. Matthew EllisTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 3:28pm PST

    This would be amazing to win! πŸ™‚

  8. LindaTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 3:55pm PST

    Great prize. Would love to take my grandchildren.

  9. Linda dTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 4:02pm PST

    This looks awesome!

  10. BrendaTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 4:26pm PST

    Love the Sea to Sky Gondola!

  11. SophiaTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 4:43pm PST

    Thanks for the contest! I have never been there and would love to visit!!!

  12. MoniqueTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 4:44pm PST

    This would be such a great day getaway

  13. TimTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 5:22pm PST

    Great trip away!

  14. Lucie BTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 7:00pm PST

    Taking the Sea to Sky Gondola is #1 on my wish list at the moment.

  15. kayTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:07pm PST

    Local treat

  16. JenTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:26pm PST

    Would love to spend my day here πŸ™‚

  17. GitiTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:30pm PST

    The perfect spot.

  18. Juliana GalbiattiTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:32pm PST

    Oh wow! That would be amazing! /

  19. Deborah SmartTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:36pm PST

    This is on my to-do list for this summer! I’d love to win, then I could take the whole family!

  20. TeresaTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:46pm PST

    What a fun prize!!!!

  21. Mark PTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 8:49pm PST

    Sounds like an all around great day.

  22. Lynn MontesTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:05pm PST

    Would love to win this! Thank you so much for the opportunity!! πŸ™‚ <3

  23. Mary WTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:12pm PST

    I’ve only seen pictures

  24. LaelTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:13pm PST

    We have been wanting to check this out πŸ™‚

  25. KevinTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:16pm PST

    This place is on my to-do list!

  26. MariseTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:26pm PST

    What an awesome prize to win holding thumbs!! Yah for summer

  27. PeterTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:26pm PST

    Yes please πŸ™‚

  28. JoanneTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:28pm PST

    I’d love to treat my boyfriend to this! Looks fun!

  29. StaceyTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:29pm PST

    This sounds like a fantastic thing to win!

  30. AndiTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:42pm PST

    I love the sea to sky gondola!

  31. ElaineTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 9:43pm PST

    I haven’t been would like to try the gondola

  32. VaniaTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:00pm PST

    I won summer solstice passes last year and it was such a treat! I don’t wanna be in the draw this year, I just wanna wish a great time to whoever win it! Have a sangria for me at the top and happy Summer!!!

  33. Kathleen BTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:04pm PST

    I have been wanting to do this

  34. Debbie STuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:11pm PST

    Such a fun family activity πŸ™‚

  35. Adrea JTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:21pm PST

    Would love try the Sea to Sky, such an excellent spot for photography – a fabulous day trip and incredible food too.

  36. FrancineTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:35pm PST

    It would be a dream to take my husband of 91/2 years on the Sea to Sky Gondola….we have been talking about taking a drive to Squamish to see the construction… looks fantastic on the internet….bring on the summer!

  37. Christine WTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:39pm PST

    That would be a perfect pre-birthday gift! πŸ™‚

  38. AmyTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:52pm PST

    This would be a beautiful way to introduce my boys to the area.

  39. JaniceTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 10:57pm PST

    I’d love to win passes! I have not been on it yet and love the pictures I see. Pick me please ☺️

  40. Alan HuangTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 11:24pm PST

    Can’t wait to go back again!!

  41. GraceTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 11:30pm PST


  42. laura mitchellTuesday, June 9th, 2015 — 11:33pm PST

    this looks amazing !!!

  43. RobWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:00am PST

    That bridge looks fantastic! I’d love to get up there.

  44. VickyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:10am PST

    Loved it! Great prize!

  45. CaliWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:14am PST

    Wanted to try this hike in ages! πŸ˜€ thanks for the opportunity!

  46. MarianneWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 2:07am PST

    Looks inviting enough!!!

  47. HelaineWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 2:50am PST

    I’m coming back home to Vancouver after living in South Sudan for 6 months…all I want to do is be a tourist in my own town. I will definitely do this gondola, whether I win or not. We are so privileged to have such spectacular views right on our doorstep.

  48. Michael WeberWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 3:24am PST

    Would love to experience this!!!

  49. BuffyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 4:23am PST

    Yes please! enter me to win this!!

  50. MarianneWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:14am PST

    Would love to check this out!!!

  51. Peter ConroyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:24am PST

    Sounds awesome!

  52. Mary H.Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:30am PST

    Is this open to residents of the U.S.

  53. celesteWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:50am PST

    Would be a great excursion for a couple of islanders.

  54. KerrisWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 7:19am PST

    This is right up there on my bucket list! Fingers crossed!! πŸ™‚

  55. Jason KlattWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 8:19am PST

    I’ve never been to this one. Would love to go!

  56. AlexWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 8:39am PST

    Sounds fun!

  57. Sandra PinkWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 9:14am PST

    would love to be part of the much talked about breathtaking beauty of BC

  58. Tatyana KapkanWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 9:38am PST

    I haven’t been there yet. It’s such a great opportunity! thank you πŸ˜‰

  59. SamanthaWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 9:48am PST

    Sounds like a blast!

  60. KristyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 9:51am PST

    It’s amazing what the gondola has done for Squamish – I would love to experience this weekend!

  61. ShirleyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 10:20am PST

    Cool. I’d like to try it.

  62. Michael ThornquistWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 10:36am PST

    The Sea to Sky Gondola has been on my bucket list. I’ve seen some amazing views from up there!

  63. Debbie FWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 10:44am PST

    Great prize

  64. GregWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 10:45am PST

    nice giveaway

  65. Ariel CWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 10:54am PST

    this would be great!

  66. RitaWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 11:01am PST

    Sounds like fun! Haven’t been on the gondola yet! Would love to go!!

  67. janWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 11:08am PST

    Would love to do this

  68. deeWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 11:45am PST


  69. Caitlin R.Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 11:56am PST

    Ooooh I have been dying to visit Sea to Sky!

  70. TheaWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:04pm PST

    Can’t imagine a more beautiful place to celebrate Summer Solstice!

  71. JasonWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:05pm PST

    Looks impressive, finally something in Squamish/Whistler I can afford.

  72. ShannonWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:16pm PST

    This is beautiful!!!

  73. Laurie AndersonWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:52pm PST

    Solstice on the Sea to Sky sounds perfect.

  74. CeciliaWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 12:53pm PST

    This would be awesome, would love to experience it!

  75. wenWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:13pm PST

    Whoa nice!

  76. WallyWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:16pm PST

    Please pick me!

  77. StephanieWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:29pm PST

    What a great prize!

  78. LindsayWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 1:55pm PST

    This would be awesome! Hope to experience it!

  79. KathleenWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 2:59pm PST

    this would be amazing!

  80. HeatherWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 3:02pm PST

    I’d love not to have to hike up!

  81. jaeWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 3:49pm PST

    awesome prize!!

  82. KarenWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:14pm PST

    My two children are now young adults each very busy trying to survive in this very beautiful but expensive city. The gift of spending time with them is one of his greatest pleasures and to do that in a gorgeous location is a memory that will not be forgotten and would definitely make it a Father’s Day to remember. Picture Postcard Day!

  83. Debbie WWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:31pm PST

    would love to win this

  84. SwapnilWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 6:41pm PST

    great prize, good luck to all

  85. Rajbinder KaurWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 7:00pm PST

    On my list of things to do this summer! Cheers for the chance πŸ™‚ @BinderKaur2

  86. IainWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 7:59pm PST

    just in time for father’s day — thanks!

  87. shelaineWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 8:14pm PST

    Would be great!

  88. lorWednesday, June 10th, 2015 — 9:59pm PST


  89. MarianneThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 1:44am PST

    Looks eye-catching!!!

  90. MaryThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:19am PST

    This is such a perfect summer date night!!

  91. Alex MThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:23am PST

    Cool prize – pick me!

  92. AlexThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:50am PST

    time to touch the sky!

  93. kimThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:54am PST

    Would love this experience

  94. Gabrielle D.Thursday, June 11th, 2015 — 9:26am PST

    This would be amazing! Think of the view!

  95. RachelThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 9:38am PST

    On my summer 2015 bucket list! This would be great

  96. Tracey FlattesThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 9:47am PST

    Great prize – the gondola is a lot of fun!

  97. MarsalieThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 9:50am PST

    This looks great!

  98. rob kThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 11:12am PST

    I would love to go!

  99. JessThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 11:17am PST

    Great prize. Been meaning to check the gondola out.

  100. janThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 12:34pm PST

    How great this would be!

  101. jessica eapenThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 1:44pm PST

    wow, this looks like so much fun!

  102. LynnThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 2:15pm PST

    Looks like fun! I’d love to go!

  103. MagThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 2:28pm PST

    Thanks for the contest.

  104. Tanzyn AmbroseThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 3:39pm PST

    Ohhhhhh I would love this!!

  105. JSThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 5:16pm PST

    I would love another reason to go to Squamish!!

  106. Richard WooThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 7:34pm PST

    Awesome event to kick off the summer!

  107. GAIL WHITWORTHThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:14pm PST

    What could be more exciting

  108. katrinaThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:22pm PST

    would be v cool

  109. HelenThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 8:45pm PST

    Would love to go

  110. cindyThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 9:03pm PST

    what great view and food!

  111. EileenThursday, June 11th, 2015 — 11:50pm PST

    wow! what an amazing experience!

  112. Diane ToFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 9:33am PST

    I hope I win!

  113. JohnFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 10:29am PST

    I’d really like to win!

  114. MarinaFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 10:30am PST

    This is on my summer bucket list! I love BC!

  115. susannahFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 12:43pm PST

    Yes please! Would love to experience this–what an amazing view that would be!

  116. Michelle WFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 1:37pm PST

    This sounds fantastic!

  117. Lyne BFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 2:39pm PST

    It would be a nice birthday present πŸ˜‰

  118. Dayna WilsonFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 3:28pm PST

    We love the gondola, this would be such a great prize to win!

  119. SanazFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 4:59pm PST

    Love this new gondola!

  120. NicoFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 5:46pm PST

    My husband and I are celebrating our 7th Anniversary on the solstice! Sunset at the summit would be incredible. πŸ™‚

  121. CamilleFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 5:50pm PST

    This would be beautiful.

  122. John & FamilyFriday, June 12th, 2015 — 6:12pm PST

    Yes please! This is a good day out for the whole family.

  123. Steve v.Saturday, June 13th, 2015 — 8:00am PST

    An awesome addition to that area!

  124. LauraSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 8:00am PST

    Yes please!

  125. HeathSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 10:24am PST

    One of the many attractions that makes Vancouver on of the best places in the world to live!

  126. Serena DSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 11:05am PST

    We haven’t rode the gondola yet so would love to win this!

  127. RinoSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 1:05pm PST

    Would love to spend my day here πŸ™‚

  128. TaniaSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 1:07pm PST

    This would be beautiful.

  129. Dennis L.Saturday, June 13th, 2015 — 2:55pm PST

    What an awesome prize!

  130. Gayle CurtisSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 4:03pm PST

    An amazing view!

  131. deanSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 4:19pm PST

    have not been up there yet

  132. DebSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 5:31pm PST

    One of my must dos this summer. Love to take my friend from England.

  133. JoanneSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 7:13pm PST

    This would be fun! Would love this! πŸ™‚

  134. DonaldSaturday, June 13th, 2015 — 8:17pm PST

    I’d like to checkout the new gondola! Take some photos while up there. 8^)

  135. AlbertSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 12:11pm PST

    Sounds like fun!

  136. Jeff SSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 12:51pm PST

    It would be great to check out the Sea to Sky Gondola!

  137. MeganSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 1:16pm PST

    Exciting! Would love to go.

  138. Mike LSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 8:59pm PST

    Good luck everyone.

  139. DeniSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 9:36pm PST

    Would love this! I have yet to ride the Sea to Sky Gondola.

  140. RichSunday, June 14th, 2015 — 10:04pm PST

    this would really awesome!

  141. Janice MMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 6:19am PST

    This is on my summer list, would be great to win this prize.

  142. Brittany RMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 10:05am PST

    Looks awesome!I would love to do this

  143. JessMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 12:29pm PST

    Sounds awesome!

  144. CUI YI LIUMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 1:35pm PST

    I would love to take my family there.

  145. RubyMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 1:52pm PST

    Would love to win

  146. GurinderMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 1:53pm PST

    sounds like fun

  147. Sonja SMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 2:53pm PST

    This would be fun!

  148. WebsturrMonday, June 15th, 2015 — 3:33pm PST

    I it just to win it

  149. KaTuesday, June 16th, 2015 — 7:06am PST

    Beautiful. I would love to win this! Thanks for the chance

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