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Destination BC Activates Vancouver, Coast & Mountains Tourism Resiliency Program

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In the midst of this global pandemic, our province is adjusting to a new normal, and we know that the immediate impacts of COVID-19 are being felt by tourism businesses across British Columbia. As entrepreneurs try to figure out their own unique path forward, tourism businesses in BC identified the need for support to help…

COMMUNITIES ASK VISITORS NOT TO COME DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

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COMMUNITIES IN SQUAMISH-LILLOOET REGIONAL DISTRICT ASK VISITORS NOT TO COME DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC As the Easter long weekend approaches, communities from Squamish to Lillooet are asking visitors to follow the advice of the provincial health officer and avoid non-essential travel which means not visiting Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton, Lillooet and the recreation areas in the Squamish-Lillooet…

Raven Backcountry Festival Contributes to the Lisa Korthals Memorial Bursary

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The Inaugural Raven Backcountry Festival raises $16,000 for the Lisa Korthals Memorial Bursary On February 7 & 8, 2020 Tourism Pemberton hosted the inaugural Raven Backcountry Festival in Pemberton presented by The Pemberton Valley Lodge. Over the course of the weekend the new festival raised $16,000 to support the Lisa Korthals Memorial Bursary. “We are…

Official Cheque Presentation at Pemberton Creek Community Garden

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Tourism Pemberton President, Mark Mendonca, officially handed over the Slow Food Cycle Sunday donation to Liz Mermaas, Pemberton Creek Community Garden Liaison and Sarah Jones, Stewardship Pemberton Executive Director today. Liz and Sarah talked about how the Community Garden has expanded to include 75 plots one of which belongs to the Pemberton Food Bank –…

SLOW FOOD CYCLE SUNDAY MAKES DONATION TO PEMBERTON COMMUNITY GARDEN

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Pemberton, BC – Tourism Pemberton, producers of the Slow Food Cycle Sunday, are pleased to be supporting the Pemberton Creek Community Garden with a donation. The Community Garden is managed by Stewardship Pemberton Society. Partial proceeds from the 2019 Slow Food Cycle Sunday event were earmarked for donation to a community group and/or program with…

Slow Food Cycle Sunday Makes Donation to Local Program

SLOW FOOD CYCLE SUNDAY GIVES BACK Tourism Pemberton, producers of the Slow Food Cycle Sunday, will be donating funds to the Pemberton Secondary School Garden Program. Partial proceeds from the 2017 Slow Food Cycle Sunday event were earmarked for donation to a community group and/or program with roots in agriculture and farming. “It’s important to…

2019 Tourism Economic Impact Study

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Tourism Pemberton To Complete Tourism Economic Impact Study This Winter How important is tourism to Pemberton and Area C of the Squamish Lillooet Regional District? Tourism Pemberton is betting it is a bigger economic driver in the area than most residents realize. They believe it’s of vital importance to the growth and development of the…

Pemberton in Canada – Small Town, Big Heart and Cowboy Vibes!

PEMBERTON – SMALL TOWN, BIG HEART AND COWBOY VIBES! Jayne Crowther-Green, Well Travelled Munchkins September 28, 2018 – CANADA, HOLIDAY, WHISTLER, PEMBERTON Having a sister that lives the other side of the world can be a bit annoying. She’s never here for birthdays or Christmas. You can’t just pop round the corner for a chat and…

Official Cheque Presentation at Pemberton Secondary School Garden

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Mark Mendonca, Tourism Pemberton President, officially handed over the Slow Food Cycle Sunday donation to James Moch of the Pemberton Secondary School Garden Program yesterday. James gave a tour of the Garden in the back fields of the school and it was impressive to say the least. James has big plans for rebuilding and renovating…