A new home for the Pemberton Barn Dance?

It’s been an ages-long tradition in Pemberton, but the 2010 Barn Dance is taking a reprieve, as community service groups try and work out how to make the event viable, in the face of increased regulation and growing costs to meet infrastructure, fire protection, security and insurance requirements.  The days of the Wild West are … Continue reading


Plenty of Races, No Rats. Even Canada Day Starts with a Race in Pemberton.

The home of gruelling Lumpy’s and the “savage” Nimby50, the “tragic” fourth stage of the Four Queens bike comp on July 11, as well as location for one of the first Eco-Challenge’s ever (in 1996. It was too gnarly), in Pemberton even Canada Day starts with a race. The classic 7km Spud Run, celebrating its 12th annual, … Continue reading