Whistler Events Guide
Excitement For Everyone
We can’t wait to welcome you to our beautiful resort town of Whistler! You are going to have an incredible time. Before you arrive, we want to keep you up to date with all of the events and activities that will make your visit all the more memorable.
Whistler has truly become an all-season resort as it has developed and grown over the years since its inception when it was purely a ski destination. Still renowned as one of the largest and best ski terrains in North America, Whistler has also become a household name in the mountain biking world during the summer, and a mecca for all things adventure.
From fine dining to free outdoor concerts, children’s activities, ski and mountain biking festivals, the Whistler Film Festival, extreme races and more; Whistler has something for everyone, anytime of the year!
So, take a look at our event calendar below and start getting excited about all of the fun, adventure and good times that your trip to Whistler is going to give to you.
Whistler, BC, Canada has several fantastic featured events that are very popular with visitors to the resort. Make sure to visit this events for a very memorable vacation experience.
Whistler Farmers' Market
Browse a very large selection of local vendor booths and enjoy amazing food along with live entertainment at the Whistler Farmers' Market during the warm Summer season months. Visit the scenic Upper Village area of the mountain resort to walk along the pedestrian only path to experience everything that this very popular series of events has to offer everyone in your holiday group. Make sure to bring your reusable shopping bag and camera and prepare to find excellent locally produced items for sale by local members of the Sea To Sky Corridor in British Columbia, Canada. The Whistler Farmers' Market events are one of the best in Whistler resort each year and are highly recommended. View More Information
Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Top BBQ
Enjoy dining at 6,000 feet during Whistler Blackcomb’s Mountain-Top BBQ Series, held on select Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in the Summer months.
Offering a unique on-mountain experience, your ticket will take you up the gondola to the Roundhouse Lodge, where you will indulge in mouth-watering BBQ meats, fresh salads and delicious desserts before an incredible Pacific Coast mountain backdrop, with live music to entertain everyone in your vacation group. This is the perfect summer dining experience that the whole family will enjoy. View More Information
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Upcoming Events In Whistler BC Canada
Start Date: Friday, October 06, 2017Whistler Blackcomb’s legendary Turkey Sale returns once again! Don’t miss out on the chance to score the biggest bargains on last year’s snow gear for the upcoming ski season. You can also visit the Ski and Snowboard Swap if you have any equipment you would like to sell, or browse the selection for a purchase yourself!
Start Date: Saturday, October 07, 2017As well as indulging in this year’s biggest feast, Whistler invites you to its village stroll which will be bustling with street entertainment throughout Thanksgiving weekend! You will find local music, fun and entertaining characters, and activities to suit all ages.
Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017Annual events Whistler that feature the art of storytelling with guest authors. Everyone of all levels will be able to further their knowledge of the written word through a combination of development workshops, panel discussions, and reading and spoken word events during the weekend.
Start Date: Friday, October 13, 2017This popular annual Whistler festival returns again this year, spanning 2 days and including presentations and experts in the field leading guided walks sharing their wisdom on all things mushrooms! This event ends with a gourmet wild mushroom tasting on the Saturday.
Start Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017The Whistler Valley Trail provides an excellent running course for this annual event in Whistler, BC, Canada. Race style is 8-person with 50 mile relay race or solo ultra-marathon for entrants. Fun for everyone during the weekend.
Start Date: Thursday, November 09, 2017Fantastic Food and Drink festival that features a variety of events in November before the start of the Winter season. Events are at various venues in Whistler Village. Winemaker dinners, themed food and drink events, interactive seminars, health and wellness events and electric after-parties.
Start Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017Very popular annual festival celebrating the art of film by providing programs that focus on the discovery, development and promotion of new talent in Canada. Choose from a variety of film showing and informative events in Whistler village during this entertaining festival.
Start Date: Sunday, December 31, 2017Family friendly entertainment in Whistler village during the annual New Years Eve Celebration. Enjoy a variety of performances with a special countdown to midnight.
Start Date: Sunday, January 21, 2018Wild parties in the village and on the mountain slopes of Whistler Blackcomb resort. This very popular annual ski & snowboard festival features a variety entertaining events across multiple days in Whistler resort.