Best Sun Peaks Summer Activities - What to do in Sun Peaks Resort in the summer time

Wildflower blossoms and panoramic view at Sun Peaks Resort with beautiful summer hikes - photo by

There are so many Sun Peaks summer activities that appeal to all age, fitness and interest levels that it is hard to choose the best summer activity at Sun Peaks Resort after all the life bursts out in the spring.

From leisurely cross country or alpine meadow mountain biking or hiking to extreme downhill thrills at one of the best bike parks in the world, Sun Peaks has something for everyone and makes for a great summer vacation destination.  The lifts start turning for hiking and lift-accessed mountain bike trails on June 21, 2019.

Save up to 40% on your lift-accessed hiking, biking or bike park pass - buy online and in advance via the Liftopia link on the left of  your screen. 

Sun Peaks typically enjoys sunny warm days and cool mountain nights which is perfect for an Okanagan holiday.

And better yet, when everyone else is raising their accommodation pricing for summer holidays, Sun Peaks Accommodations offers lower prices for an even more affordable family holiday!

We also offer great nightly and weekly rates on our Best Sun Peaks condo or Best Sun Peaks Townhouse anytime after the end of ski season so if you want a great deal and some stress relief come on up!

Sun Peaks offers a great climate, fantastic prices, easy access to so many activities, and a wonderful, safe family holiday destination - come on up and see for yourself. 

Head up the hill to chill!

Summer Sun Peaks Equipment Rental info page.

SunPeaks summer vacation page.

Are you wondering about tent, RV or trailer camping at Sun Peaks Resort?

Check our BestSunPeaks condo or BestSunPeaks townhouse summer availability.

Check for discounted rates on Sun Peaks condos, townhouses and chalets.

Consider the many FREE Sun Peaks summer activities to keep your family vacation affordable.

Some of the most popular of the many Sun Peaks summer activities include:

        Sun Peaks Summer Tours and Activities

Kamloops rainbow troutFast Action Fishing Adventures

        Summer Sports & Recreational Activities

Horse rides at Sun Peaks ResortHorse rides at Sun Peaks

        Sun Peaks Free Summer Concert Series - 2019

Sun Peaks free outdoor summer concertsSun Peaks free outdoor summer concert series

Every summer, the hills and alpine village come to life as popular musicians and bands hit the stage for these free outdoor summer concerts.

The main stage is typically set up at the base of Tod Mountain by the Annex and over 5,000 people relax and dance the night away. 

Serena Ryder - Free Summer Concert Series at Sun Peaks Resort July 27, 2019Serena Ryder and FREE Summer Concert Series - July 27th at Sun Peaks Resort

With such a stunning backdrop, you will be amazed how fun and how good the sound is at these exciting and free outdoor summer concerts.

Insider info: Set your chairs up early in the morning to ensure you get a great spot as the seating area fills up fast!

Sun Peaks summer retro concert weekend

August 23-25 The 10th Annual Retro Concert Weekend featuring three days of serious retro rock and roll at beautiful Sun Peaks Resort.  This weekend of outdoor tribute band performances is a favorite among local residents and guests.   The Sun Peaks Retro Summer Concert Series returns August 23 to 25, 2019 and features the following retro cover bands:


Consider stopping and exploring the Othello Tunnels while traveling to or from Sun Peaks

Book our Stone's Throw  Best Sun Peaks condo or Trapper's Landing Sun Peaks townhouse early as these weekends are becoming very popular, along with these other Sun Peaks Vacation Rentals by Owners.

Check for other discounted Sun Peaks accommodation options

Click for more details about the fun, entertaining and FREE Summer Outdoor Concert Series at Sun Peaks Resort.

        Summer Rentals & Lessons

        Other Summer Weekly and Weekend Activities

Sun Peaks Resort Golf Courses and many other fun family summer activities

Summer activities at Sun Peaks offer incredible outdoor recreational activities seven days a week, and every weekend during the summer there are scheduled events and activities with something for everyone and every age. And if you need equipment, there are lots of Sun Peaks equipment rentals options

Just some of the Sun Peaks Summer scheduled events include (check the resort website in case of changes):

Late May - Sun Peaks Golf Course opens 
June 1,8 & 15 weekends Sun Peaks Mountain Cross Go Carts operate Saturday and Sunday
June 8 & 9 Skate Sun Peaks Longboard Events - 1st of its kind in North America
June 15 - Sun Peaks 5k Foam Fest For Family Fun
June 16 - Sept. 29th - Start of weekly Sun Peaks & Region Summer Farmer's & Artisan's Markets
June 21-23 weekend - lifts start June 22 for Sun Peaks summer hiking and biking. Go Karts start daily too
June 21-23 weekend - Sun Peaks Mountain Spirit Festival with motivational speakers, yoga & meditation sessions
June 22 - Lift and Lager hikes and pints 
June 29 - July 1 - Canada Day Celebrations
June 29 -  Annual Mountain of Beer & Chili Cook-off Festival
July 6-7 - BC Downhill Championships and BC Cup in the Bike Park
July 12-14 - Sun Peaks Summer Patio Party
July 15 - Aug. 9 - Family weeks with free activities for kids
July 20- Sun Peaks Reach the Peak Tod Mountain Summit Hike with Nancy Greene
July 20-21 - Canada's Sun Peaks Alpine Blossom Festival Weekend
July 27 - Sun Peaks Summer Rotary Club Art Summit
July 27 - Free Summer Concert Series with Serena Ryder
August 17 - Sun Peaks Annual Ball Hockey Tournament (3 on 3)
August 17 - Westcoast Camaro Rally Show & Shine
August 23-25 - 10th Annual Sun Peaks Retro Concert Weekend
Aug. 31 - Sept. 2 - Sun Peaks Pedal Fest including the Seek + Enjoy Poker Ride, the Yeah Bru! Classic Dual Slalom, a Kids Foot-Down Derby, plus a local craft beer tasting and round two of Lift and a Lager to wrap things up in style September 2 - Lift and Lager (did someone say FREE BEER?) and final regular day of lifts and go carts
September 6-8 - Bonus lift weekend #1
September 8 - North Face Dirty Feet Mountain 5, 10, 21 and 42km races
September 13-15 - Bonus lift weekend #2
September 20-22 - Bonus lift weekend #3
September 27-29 - Bonus lift weekend #4
September 28 - 2nd Annual Sun Peaks Cider Fest

More to come....

Summer fun at Sun Peaks ResortCheers from Best Sun Peaks!

Our private hot tub is running all season long so don't forget to book the Best Sun Peaks condo or Best Sun Peaks luxurious townhouse for your ultimate Sun Peaks Summer Vacation with so many Sun Peaks summer activities to enjoy!

Book ahead for a Sun Peaks spa session, a gourmet catered dinner party, or even arrange to have a Sun Peaks Mobile Massage come to you after an enjoyable Sun Peaks area winery or craft beer tour!

        What is Your Favorite Sun Peaks Summer Activity?

Is there a certain operator, pub, or activity that you loved that helped to make this a Best Sun Peaks Vacation?

Please tell us about your Best Sun Peaks Summer Activity......

Best of Best Sun Peaks

Please note that all fields followed by an asterisk must be filled in.

Please enter the word that you see below.


Look for affordable yet luxurious family-friendly Sun Peaks accommodation

Return to Best Sun Peaks Home page

Return to Best Sun Peaks fall activities

More about SunPeaks summer time fun