Arc’teryx Squamish 50 is a grueling but unforgetable trail running experience, with more than 11,000 of climbing and descent in some of BC’s most beautiful forest terrain. For more information: www.squamish50.com | Budget accommodations
The JABR mountain bike features some challenging trails, including Roller Coaster, Credit Line, Word of Mouth and Half Nelson. It’s the last of the Test of Metal group of events and offers some of the best single-track racing in Squamish. The course start and finish points are at Quest University. For more information: testofmetal.com/jabr | Budget accommodations
This annual music festival is held on the second weekend of August. It is now recognized as the largest contemporary festival in the Pacific Northwest. Over 105,000 people attended in 2014. This year, the lineup will include Drake, Mumford & Sons and Sam Smith and others. More than 708 artists will perform on 4 stages. For more information: www.squamishfestival.com | Budget Squamish accommodations
The 58th annual Squamish Days Loggers Sports Festival is a great way to celebrate the B.C. Day long weekend.
Enjoy 2 days of free music in the park, and a well stocked beer garden. The Squamish Yacht Club will be presenting 3 days of sailboat racing during their annual regatta. And there will be an art exhibition in the park for all 3 days.
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