Events


 

February 2016


FEB 13             SALOMON SKI DEMO DAY

Salomon demo day is back! Test out new Salomon hard goods and ask the experts all about their products. A free demo will take place from 10- 3 outside Mad Trapper’s Grill & BBQ.


 FEB 13              KIEHL'S SAMPLING

Look after your skin this winter with Kiehl's. They will be handing out samples from their tent set up outside of Mad Trapper’s Saloon from 10-3. 


 FEB 13,14 & 15            BOURGEAU BONFIRE BASH

After a day on the mountain join us around the first monthly "Bourgeau Bonfire Bash" at the Gondola Base area. We will fire up the BBQ serving grilled burgers and sausages in the Coors Beer Garden. Sit back, relax and enjoy our DJ on the main stage. 

Bourgeau Bonfire Bash

 Bourgeau Bonfire Bash

Entertainment for the whole family from 12:30PM until 5:00pm both Saturday and Sunday!

FEB 14              SKIERS' CHURCH

Join us for a non-denominational church service at the top of the Strawberry lift from 10-10:25 every Sunday until Easter.


FEB 14              VALENTINE’S DAY

Check out our “Love Chair” located in the village all day. We will also be featuring a special 3-course Valentine’s Day menu at the Eagle's Nest.


FEB 15              FAMILY DAY

Join Sunshine Village for the Family Day long weekend and take advantage of amazing skiing and riding conditions on a variety of ski runs perfect for the whole family.


FEB 21              SKIERS' CHURCH

Join us for a non-denominational church service at the top of the Strawberry lift from 10-10:25 every Sunday until Easter.


FEB 21              SALOMON SNOWBOARD DEMO DAY

Salomon demo day is back! Test out new Salomon hard goods and ask the experts all about their products. A free demo will take place from 10- 3 outside Mad Trapper’s Grill & BBQ.


FEB 27            HEINEKEN APRÈS PARTY – EMBRACE THE SNOW

After a day on the slopes, join the Heineken team to Embrace the Snow at the Heineken Après Party at the gondola base area. Relax around our Bonfire while you enjoy entertainment from our DJ on the stage and enjoy a BBQ in the Heineken beer garden where we’ll be serving up burgers, gourmet s’mores & a variety of hot and cold drinks.  Join us from 12:30 – 5 both Saturday and Sunday!


FEB 28              SKIERS' CHURCH

Join us for a non-denominational church service at the top of the Strawberry lift from 10-10:25 every Sunday until Easter.


MARCH 2016


MAR 5               EAST COAST LIFESTYLE RAIL JAM 

Everyone’s favorite maritime apparel brand is taking over the Sunshine Village Terrain set up on Pando. More details coming soon.


MAR 5 & 12        MOBIL 1 ACTIVATION

Details coming soon


MAR 13              SALOMON DEMO DAY

Check out the new line of Salomon snowboards—you can even take one for a ride! Free demo will take place from 10- 3 outside Mad Trapper’s Saloon.


MAR 17             ST PATRICK'S DAY

Join the party as it moves from Dublin to Sunshine Village—expect food and beverage specials around the resort and don’t forget to wear your Irish green, so you don’t get pinched!       


                 

MAR 19              ALBERTA SNOWBOARDING SNOW BOARDER CROSS

This is a boarder cross event, open to all ages and abilities. Categories include: women's open, men's open, men's U15 and para.

https://albertasnowboard.goalline.ca/register.php?reg_form_id=6517#M3PPLuWEtQbvQ5Bs.99


MAR 26 & 27           EASTER AT SUNSHINE VILLAGE

Family-friendly activities abound this weekend as the Easter Bunny makes an appearance at Sunshine to help the kids collect chocolate Easter eggs hidden all around the mountain. A non-denominational church service will take place at the top of Strawberry Lift beginning at 10.


APRIL 2016


Apr 7                   Downtown Throwdown

  • Watch as downtown Calgary is transformed into a rail jam meets street party.
  • Located on Stephen Avenue, this fun-filled event brings the mountain to the streets of Calgary all in one afternoon. 

Apr 9                Coors Light: Thrill of the Hill

  • Details coming soon 

Apr 9               ShredAbility – RMASC


 Apr 15/16/17    Fidelity Investments U16 Series Slalom

  • Take in the incredible speed of Alberta’s young alpine athletes with the Fidelity Investments U16 Series Slalom and GS racing.
  • This two-day event, hosted by the Sunshine Alpine Racers, will see some of the top racers in the Province compete to win.

April 16              Alberta Snowboarding Banked Slalom

  • This is a banked slalom event, with the primary goal of having fun. No CRL or other points will be awarded. Categories are: 
    Individual open, Partner open (2 member team), Family open (2 member team), Women's open 

    If you are registering for partner or family event, please register both competitors on one form.  
    Read more at https://albertasnowboard.goalline.ca/register.php?reg_form_id=6527#g2F66utDv3uCJQXm.99 

April 16/17         Snowchella concert series

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

Apr 23/24        Snowchella Concert Series

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

Apr 30            Salomon Snowboard Event


April 30/May1  Snowchella Concert Series

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

 


MAY 2016


May1                  Snowchella Concert Series


May 7/8             Snowchella Concert Series

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

May 8                 Mother's Day


May 14               Bikinis and Boardshorts presented by Salomon

  • Back by popular demand is the 7th annual Bikini’s and Boardshorts ski and ride for cancer happening on Sunday, May 17th.
  • This popular event will once again see men and women of all ages skiing or riding in their bikini tops and snow pants or boardshorts down Strawberry face bringing awareness and raising money for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

May 14/15           Snowchella – concert series 

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

May 21/22           Snowchella Concert Series

  • Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 23rd. Concerts happen each afternoon and are accessible to all Sunshine on-mountain guests.
  • Grab a cold one and take a seat on the Trapper’s patio to enjoy the sounds of spring at Sunshine.

May 21                 SlushShine Rail Jam presented by Salomon

  • What better way to enjoy the last weekend of the season than with one final rail jam?
  • The SlushShine Rail Jam will see skiers and riders take on special features spread over water competing for cash prizes.

May 23          88th Annual Slush Cup & Pond Skimming World Championships