Pemberton 2017 Upcoming Summer Events
Pemberton is home to numerous events throughout the summer season. The picturesque landscape provides the perfect backdrop for all types of different summer sports, activities, and events.
This year Pemberton will see the return of many large events in the valley, from Pemberton Music Festival and Slow Food Cycle Sunday to the Ironman and the Nimby Fifty.
Nimby Fifty - May 20, 2017
The Nimby Fifty mountain bike race happens once again this Saturday, May 20, 2017! What can be only described as an epic mountain bike race, the Nimby Fifty covers many of the world-class single track trails, climbs, and descents that Pemberton trails are famous for.
Sign up and get more info about the Nimby Fifty at the Tourism Pemberton website .
Pemberton Music Festival - July 13-16, 2017
Set to make its 4th consecutive appearance in the Pemberton Valley this year, under the towering Mount Currie, is the Pemberton Music Festival. From July 13th - 16th, Pemby Fest brings a roster of world-class artists to perform in the mountains for 4 days of live music.
This year, Pemberton Festival has 65 musical acts booked to play the over the mid-July weekend. Headliners for the 2017 Pemberton Music Festival include:
- Chance the Rapper
- A Tribe Called Quest
- Major Lazer
- Run The Jewels
Other notable names coming to play the fest this year are:
- Tegan & Sara
- Future Islands
- Big Sean
- Zeds Dead
- Lil Uzi Vert
- Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
- Slightly Stoopid
- Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
- Eagles Of Death Metal
And that's just the beginning! You can take a peek at the full schedule over at the Pemberton Music Festival website or watch some highlights of the 2016 festival above.
IRONMAN Canada - July 30, 2017
IRONMAN Canada is going to be returning to Pemberton on July 30th, 2017. This will be the fourth year Whistler and Pemberton have held the cycling event. This test of endurance, strength, and heart is one of the most difficult physical tests one can but their body through. Athletes competing in IRONMAN and marathon events around the world train for years in advance to be ready for the physical toll these races have on the participants.
Learn more about IRONMAN Canada on the official website .
Slow Food Cycle Sunday - August 20, 2017
Join in on a Celebration of Food, Farmers, and the Joy of Biking with Pemberton's Slow Food Cycle Sunday presented by Pemberton Valley Supermarket. This event is an opportunity to connect consumers with their food and the people with the land. Slow Food Cycle Sunday is a 50km bike ride up and down Pemberton Meadows Road. Choose your own pace and do as much of the route as you like! Visit Pemberton farms and vendors along the way, where you can purchase local produce, crafts, goodies, and so much more.
Visit Pemberton Tourism for more information about Slow Food Cycle Sunday 2017.
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Posted: Tuesday, May 02, 2017