Release: Second annual Summer Solstice Celebration mixes last year’s favourites with new activities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Second annual Summer Solstice Celebration mixes last year’s favourites with new activities
 
June 15, 2015, Squamish, BC – Summer is here and the Sea to Sky Gondola is getting ready to celebrate with an action packed program for its annual Summer Solstice event.
 
Friday, June 19th is the kick off of the popular Friday Sunset Music Series, with an impressive music lineup featuring local musicians Cam Salay, Badgerchild with Alex Marusy Lovecoast and featured guest, Dustin Bentall. The music starts at 6pm at the Summit Lodge and everyone is welcome to enjoy a patio social, the picturesque view of the Howe Sound and local food and drink features. Guests are invited to come up early to enjoy the day in the great outdoors and evening musical festivities.
 
That same day marks the opening of the new Squamish Via Ferrata tour operated by local adventure company Sea to Sky Guides. The new 1.5 hour tour promises to deliver a thrilling adventure to experienced or inexperienced climbers.
 
On Saturday, June 20th the traditional summer solstice rituals will leave visitors inspired and energized, starting with morning and sunset yoga classes, the Mountain Equipment Co-Op Family Zone, lantern-making station and an magical evening Lantern Walk around the popular Panorama trail leading to the breathtaking Chief Viewing Platform.
 
For more information on the Summer Solstice event visit: https://www.seatoskygondola.com/events/second-annual-summer-solstice-weekend-friday
 
For more information and to book a Via Ferrata tour visit: seatoskyguides.com
 
About the Sea to Sky Gondola - Featured in the New York Times' 52 Places to Go in 2015 list, BC’s newest iconic tourist attraction provides accessible transportation to sweeping 360-degree views visible from 2,800 feet above Squamish’s Howe Sound fjord. Offering an authentic defining experience of this unique region, the summit of the Sea to Sky Gondola provides a base camp for further exploration.
 
Media Inquiries, Elyse Mailhot E:media [at] seatoskygondola.com T: 604-818-1965