Tourism Squamish

Squamish Spit Appreciation Day

Kites, kids, hotdogs and a whole lot of fun.

Join the Squamish community in a family-friendly day celebrating this special ocean access area and all it has to offer.

Try your hand at a trainer kite, make a sandcastle with your kids, demo a SUP board and see firsthand why the Spit is a world-class recreational hub for the Lower Mainland and Sea to Sky communities.

Don’t miss the adrenaline-pumping kiteboarding show at the end of the day, it will blow you away!

Schedule of events:

  • 11ish Official welcome from a member of the Squamish Nation
  • 11-2 Welcome table with an 8-foot poster for colouring and signing
  • 11-2 Lions Club BBQ
  • 11-2 Booza Rolls Ice cream truck
  • 11-2 Coastal Stoke SUP for people to learn more about SUP and try it out
  • 11-2 Trainer kite for people to learn about flying kites
  • 11-2 Bocci and other games on the sandbar
  • 12-1 Sandcastle competition (bring your own bucket and shovel) 
  • 1:30-2 Windsport demonstrations


Squamish Estuary & Spit

Wind & Kite Surfing

Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP)

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