Squamish Farmers’ Market
Date: Every Saturday
Squamish Farmers’ Market is open every Saturday through September from 10am- 3pm, so you have no reason to miss out! Head over to the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Victoria Street for fresh produce and artisan-made goods. Enjoy live music and local arts as well. For more information, visit http://squamishfarmersmarket.com/.
Ground Up : High Camps
Looking for a way to keep the kids entertained and happy this summer break? Look no further than the Ground Up indoor climbing camps. Start your kids early learning the skills and abilities from professional guides and before you know it they will be climbing up the chief!
All camps run from 9:00am – 4:00pm register today so you don’t miss out!
For more information visit: https://squamishadventure.com/event/high-camp/
Squamish Beer Festival
Date: July 9, 2016
If you love beer and music, this is the festival for you. Squamish Beer Festival is an outdoor celebration of craft beer culture in the heart of Squamish. Meet the individuals who make up 40 of BC’s top craft breweries, sample some new releases and enjoy the live music. General admission includes a tasting glass and six 4oz tasters. Bottoms up! For more information, visit http://squamishbeerfestival.com/.
Beginner Horse Camp
Date: July 11-15, 2016
Beginner Horse Camp introduces the concepts of caring for and riding a horse. Camp is suitable for first time riders to advanced beginners, so sign up your little ones and let them get comfortable in a saddle. Attendees have the opportunity to participate in games and crafts while learning about horse care and English riding. Ages 6 and up are welcome. For more information, visit https://squamishadventure.com/venue/surefyre-farm/.
BC Bike Race
Date: July 12, 2016
Day 6 of the BC Bike Race starts and ends in Squamish’s very own Brennan Park. According to BC Bike Race, this has been the racers favorite course for the last 5 years. Registration is closed for this year, but you still have the opportunity to volunteer or cheer on the riders. For more information, visit http://www.bcbikerace.com/the-journey/the-stages/day-6-squamish/.
Arc’teryx Climbing Academy
Date: July 15-17, 2016
Formerly known as the Squamish Mountain Festival, Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is a three-day event celebrating mountain culture. You’ll find everything from seminars and product demos, to climbing clinics and presentations from international speakers. Both free and paid events are available, and events take place throughout the Squamish Valley and at the Sea to Sky Gondola. For more information, visit http://squamish.arcteryxacademy.com/.
Squamish Trails Society Community Crawl
Date: July 17, 2016
Meet at the Sikh Temple (5th Avenue and Main Street) and get ready to ride! Squamish has a strong cycling community and the Community Crawl is a great opportunity for everyone to explore together. Rides are generally two hours, but shorter route options are available. Bring your wheels and have some fun! For more information, visit http://squamish.ca/discover-squamish/festivals-and-events/community-crawl-along-the-squamish-turtle-trail/?date=2016-06-19.
Squamish Wind Festival
July 21-24, 2016
This festival, now in its third year, offers four fun days of wind, sails, tunes and ales. Grab some local grub at a food truck, enjoy art exhibitions and installations throughout the park, and get your groove on to some great tunes. Sailboat racing occurs in Howe Sound, and if that’s not enough to keep you busy, check out the farmers market, kite flying or one of many sports demos. For more information, visit http://squamish.arcteryxacademy.com/.
Blessed Coast, Music Arts & Yoga Festival
Date: July 22,-25, 2016
Whether you’re a seasoned yogi or a beginner, you’ll appreciate what Blessed Coast has to offer. The weekend-long festival allows you to camp riverside while you participate in yoga workshops and enjoy the sights and sounds of some amazing artists. Cuddle up with Mother Earth, make some new friends and deepen your practice. For more information, visit http://www.blessedcoast.ca/.
Squamish Days Loggers Sports
Date: July 28- August 1, 2016
This is a great way for the whole family to experience Squamish’s rich culture and community spirit! The long weekend event includes a parade, wacky bed races, an 8K run and a pancake breakfast, among other things. There will be two world class Loggers Sports Shows that bring competitors from all over the world. For more information, http://squamishdays.ca/.
DIY Barnboard Headboard At Bungalow 968
Find your inner creative site with these awesome workshops put on by the talented Meghan from Bungalow 968. This is one of many, where you can build your own barn-board headboard at her workshop.
Date: July 16th