August Events in Pemberton
There is lots happening in Pemberton and district this August. From Farmers' Markets, the ever popular Slow Food Cycle Sunday and Art in the Park there are great reasons to be in Pembie!
Just about every event in August centres around food. And this isn't surprising given the importance of the Valley's agricultural community. So experience the beauty and bounty of the Pemberton Valley this summer. And if you have any questions know that we are here to help!
Pemberton Events - August 2011
Art in the Park
Local artists and artisans, which Pemberton & district has plenty of, display their work in the park next to the Pemberton Art Barn located in the Village of Pemberton. This is a great opportunity to rub shoulders with local artists and residents and pick up some wonderful work.
Pemberton Tea & Tales
Catch the last of the Pemberton Museum's Tea & Tales where you can enjoy a tea, snack and learn about Pemberton's rich history from a long time local resident. All for $2!
Event Date: Tuesday August 16
Pemberton Farmers Market
Held each Wednesday at the Pemberton Valley Supermarket parking lot. Pemberton Valley's farmers offer their outstanding produce and goods while other business provide products such as baked goods, jewellery, etc. Live music often finds its way to the market as well!
Slow Food Cycle Sunday
Over 3,000 are expected for the Sea to Sky Corridor's PREMIER agri-tourism event. Bike up the Pemberton Meadows Road, visit local farm, buy food and products (optional) and just have a great relaxed, slow Sunday! August Fest also runs the evening of the Cycle with Bavarian BBQ and beer garden.
Big Sky Golf Super Skins Tourney
Over $9,000 in cash is up for grabs at the annual Big Sky Golf & Country Club Super Skins tournament. This tourney offers a great day of golf, breakfast, dinner and more. Plus Pemberton Valley Lodge is offering Hotel Accommodation deals for Super Skins participants.
Event Date: Monday August 22
Whistler Accommodations in August
Looking for a great place to stay minutes away from the these Pemberton events? Check out our luxury all-suite Pemberton hotel accommodations or contact our in-resort, local travel experts at the Pemberton Valley Lodge for more info.
Posted: Friday, August 12, 2011