Events February 2015 February 14-16: Family Day Long Weekend 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. Tropicana® will be giving away orange and apple juice at the base on Sunday. FEBRUARY 14: VALENTINE’S DAY Head to the Tee Pee Town Chair with your Valentine on Saturday and get your photo taken with the Sunshine Village Kiss Cam. Our social media team will email you your photo for free! http://blog.skibanff.com February 28: Alberta Snowboarding Slopestyle - Day 1 of 2 http://www.albertasnowboarding.com/index.php/events/event-series-information March 2015 March 1: Alberta Snowboarding Slopestyle - Day 2 of 2 http://www.albertasnowboarding.com/index.php/events/event-series-information March 8: Daylight Savings Don’t forget to spring ahead today! The days are getting longer which means more time to ski and ride at Sunshine. All lifts are open until 4:30 p.m. with the Jackrabbit chair staying open until 5:00 p.m. every day until May 18th, 2015. March 15: All ability scavenger hunt RMASC ShredAbility with prizes The 2nd annual ShredAbility is an all-mountain scavenger hunt & fundraising event happening at Sunshine with all proceeds going to the Rocky Mountain Adaptive Sports Centre and its life changing programs. To register, visit www.rmasc.ca/get-involved/shredability/. March 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! March 21-22: Alberta Snowboarding / Alberta Alpine - Skier-Boarder Cross http://www.albertasnowboarding.com/ April 2015 April 4-5: Easter Bunny on the Mountain 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. April 5: Easter Sunday - Church Service, Easter Bunny on the Mountain, Egg Hunts Take in the popular Easter Church service at the top of the Strawberry chair while being surrounded by the picturesque Rocky Mountains. The resort will also feature a delectable Easter Brunch in the Chimney Corner Lounge. April 11: Molson Coors Spring Beer Gardens Open Grab a pint of your favourite beverage in the Molson Coors Beer Garden located in the village. Look for samples of Molson products like Rickard’s Shandy, Canadian Cider and Canadian 67 while listening to local DJ’s perform on the village stage. April 11: Banked Slalom: Alberta Snowboarding event http://www.albertasnowboarding.com/ April 18: 2016 Salomon Demo Day Try out the new fleet of 2016 high performance Salomon ski and snowboards. April 18 & 19: U16 Cresa Finals Giant Slalom Take in the incredible speed of Alberta’s young alpine athletes with the Cresa U16 Slalom and Giant Slalom 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 23: 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. April 25 & 26: Spring Concert Series Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 18th. 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 2015 May 2 & 3: Sunshine Slopestyle powered by Rockstar Energy + Spring Concert Series Try something new and sign up for the Sunshine Slopestyle. This popular event will take place in the Divide Terrain Park off the Angel lift and will feature two dedicated spectator areas for guests to enjoy the competition. Guests can also enjoy live music all weekend. May 9 & 10: Spring Concert Series Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 18th. 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 16: Salomon SlushShine Rail Jam 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 16 & 17: Spring Concert Series Live performances from local bands will take place every weekend until May 18th. 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 17: Bikinis & Boardshorts - Ride & Ski for Cancer 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 18: 87th Annual Slush Cup The Slush Cup turns 87 this year and as usual will see participants dressed to impress, with skiers and riders donning original costumes as they try their hand at clearing the infamous ice-cold pond.