Atlin, BC

Atlin BC Stories

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    Issue: 2017-07-05, PHOTO: courtesy Manu Keggenhoff

    East Comes West for Atlin

    There are so many East Coast-ers performing at this year’s Atlin Arts and Music Festival, organizers felt it only made sense to program an East Coast kitchen party during the festival, taking place in Atlin July 7 to 9. “Definitely (the kitchen... more

    Jul. 05, 2017

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    Issue: 2016-07-28, PHOTO: Darrell Hookey

    Only woodfire for this ethical bean

    The best cup of coffee I’ve ever had was at the table of Philippe and Leandra Brient in the log-hewn home they built themselves. Outside the back window was a view of Atlin Mountain rising majestically from a valley of boreal forest. more

    Jul. 28, 2016

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    Issue: 2016-07-07, PHOTO: Manu Keggenhoff

    A Feast for the Senses

    The Atlin Arts and Music Festival is preparing for weekend of music, visual arts, film and food, taking place in Atlin, BC from July 8th to the 10th. Kim Winnicky is from Whitehorse. She has been the festival coordinator for six years... more

    Jul. 07, 2016

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    Issue: 2015-09-10 PHOTO: Jozien Keijzer

    Exploring Atlin and the nearby volcanic field

    Atlin Mountain might have lost some of its white stripes, but Atlin itself is still as much fun as ever - all inhabitants 100 per cent colourful, all sights 100 per cent amazing. Sometimes, on a long weekend, the girl gang and I drive down on a... more

    Sep. 10, 2015

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    July 3-2014

    Atlin Arts and Music Festival

    A long-time favourite for local families, the Atlin Arts and Music Festival is an institution. Now in its 11th year, the event draws visitors and performers from across Canada and beyond. more

    Jul. 03, 2014

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    Issue: 2015-07-23 PHOTO: Kim Melton

    The cozy, friendly music festival

    The performing arts director, Rick Newberry, says this is a good thing as organizers were responding to the wishes of performers and audiences. more

    Jul. 09, 2009

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    Issue: 2015-07-23 PHOTO: Kim Melton

    Atlin Festival Keeps Growing

    Busy, hectic and crazy like always," says Rick Newberry bluntly when asked how preparation is going for this summer's Atlin Arts and Music Festival. "It's always a wild ride but it's always fun and, after six years, we're getting the hang of it." more

    Jul. 04, 2008

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    Atlin is Great for Young Explorers

    We drove down to Atlin for the May long weekend for some family time. Atlin is one of my favourite getaway places. The town is so quiet the birds make more noise than the people. more

    Jun. 06, 2008

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Issue: 2018-07-11