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Embrace the Adventure: What’s in Store for Summer 2024 at Big White

As the warmth of summer unfurls its welcoming embrace, adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers alike are gearing up for an unforgettable season at Big White. Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Okanagan Valley, Big White Ski Resort transforms into a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, offering an array
of exhilarating activities and events against the stunning backdrop of British Columbia’s wilderness.
Starting with a community clean up on June 22, let’s dive into what awaits you this summer at Big White.

Hiking and Biking Trails

Summer at Big White means exploring an extensive network of hiking and mountain biking trails that wind through lush alpine meadows and dense forests. Experience the excitement of Bike Big White’s downhill race series in their Fiv’r Fridays event, which will start on July 5, featuring weekly race courses revealed every Thursday. Participants can choose from eight categories including Juniors, Open, Elite, Masters, and Adaptive Racers, with registration on Fridays from 2:30 PM to 4:45 PM. Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or biker craving a challenge or a leisurely stroller seeking panoramic views, there’s a hiking and biking trail for everyone. Traverse the iconic alpine ridges or embark on a leisurely family-friendly hike to discover the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding landscapes.

Summer Concert Series

Get ready to groove to the rhythm of live music under the vast summer sky at Big White’s Summer Concert Series every Saturday afternoon from July 6 th to August 17 th , featuring live performances by local artists in the mountain village. From local talents to renowned artists, the lineup promises an eclectic mix of performances that will elevate your evenings with unforgettable melodies. Gather with friends and family, spread out a blanket on the grass, and immerse yourself in the vibrant energy of the music scene. Mark your calendars for a memorable summer experience at Big White’s Village stage.

Outdoor Yoga and Wellness Retreats

Find your inner peace amidst the serenity of the mountains with outdoor yoga sessions and wellness retreats at Big White. Embrace the tranquility of nature as you flow through sun salutations and rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul. Guided by experienced instructors, these sessions offer a holistic approach to wellness, allowing you to reconnect with yourself and the natural world around you.

Wine Tasting Tours and Annual Craft and Country Mountain Festival

Indulge your senses with a journey through the acclaimed wineries of the Okanagan Valley with guided wine tasting tours. Savor the rich flavors of locally produced wines as you learn about the region’s viticulture and wine making heritage. You can also join the annual Craft and Country Mountain Festival at Big White Village, featuring craft brews, ciders, live music, and artisanal products. Enjoy over 15 vendors, including favorites like Backroads Brewing and Stanley Park Brewing. Groove to live music by Kitty & The Rooster while soaking in the alpine scenery and explore the mountain with scenic chairlift rides for a complete mountain experience.

Kids’ Adventure Camps

Keep the little ones entertained and engaged with a variety of Kids’ Adventure Camps designed to ignite their sense of wonder and curiosity. From outdoor exploration and arts and crafts to interactive workshops and games, these camps provide a fun-filled learning experience that fosters creativity and fosters a love for the great outdoors.

Culinary Experiences

Embark on a culinary journey that celebrates the flavors of the region with a diverse array of dining experiences at Big White. From farm-to-table restaurants serving fresh, locally sourced ingredients to cozy cafes and gourmet food trucks, there’s no shortage of delicious options to tantalize your taste buds.

With a myriad of events and activities to choose from, summer 2024 at Big White promises endless opportunities for adventure, relaxation, and unforgettable memories. Whether you’re seeking
adrenaline-pumping thrills or quiet moments of reflection, this alpine paradise beckons you to embrace
the spirit of exploration and discover the wonders that await in the heart of nature. So, pack your bags,
gather your loved ones, and embark on an unforgettable summer getaway at Big White Ski Resort. Don’t
miss out on the chance to make unforgettable memories with friends and family by checking out the Big
White Events Calendar
.

Plan your trip accordingly, and make the most of your time at Big White by staying at Crescendo – a cozy
and luxurious accommodation and one of Big White’s largest single-family homes
spanning about 5200
square feet – where you and your family and friends can bond over outdoor adventures, warm up by the
fireplace, soak in a hot tub with mountain views, and gather together at night to share stories of your day’s adventures. Book your stay today!

  • Posted by Dr. Mitch Perlman
  • May 15, 2024

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