SPECIAL NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, Whistler events have been put on hold. Check out some of Whistler’s famous events and start planning for the future! Here are a few of our favourites, many of which include special offers when you book direct with Whiski Jack Resorts.
Discover the best food and drink from BC and beyond at Whistler’s 11-day fall festival of food and drink. Featuring winery dinners, grand tastings, culinary workshops and more. Cornucopia’s rich and wide-ranging program is sure to satisfy the senses, so take advantage of great vacation rental specials for an unforgettable culinary stay in the mountains.
Visit Whistler in early December for Canada’s ‘coolest’ film festival. The Whistler Film Festival is five action-packed days of fresh films, epic events, industry connections plus time to enjoy the delights of the resort from skiing to après, fine dining and more.
Whistler is proud to host the annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival, one of the biggest and best gay and lesbian ski weeks in North America. The LGBTQI pride week features a packed events schedule of skiing, snowboarding, parties, arts and culture and social events.
GO Fest falls on BC’s Victoria Day Long Weekend, with four days of events to welcome warmer months and get everyone out and enjoying Whistler’s great outdoors. May is the month when summer and winter meet – with locals near and far enjoying snow sports, golf, biking and water sports all enjoyed on a single day.
This epic event weekend features two days of Tough Mudder Classic and the Tough Mudder 5K. Choose your challenge, tee up your team, set up camp in Whistler at one of our Whiski Jack condos and get ready for the ultimate obstacle course in rugged Whistler Olympic Park, just south of Creekside.
Whistler’s longest running festival, the World Ski and Snowboard Festival combines spring energy with Whistler’s unique mountain culture for 5 days of non-stop events and action on and off the slopes. There’s ski and snowboard competitions, music, art, photography, filmmaking and exciting nightlife, plus some of the best skiing and après sessions of the season. Locals love the Filmmaker Showdown and Big Air event – some are ticketed events so be sure to secure yours today.
The Whistler Children’s Festival brings hands-on arts and crafts activities, theatre, dance, music and magical performances to Whistler Olympic Plaza. This long-running event is the perfect excuse to visit family-friendly Whistler for a weekend or more.
The Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival is a world-famous celebration of gravity-fuelled mountain biking. This event is the heart and soul of Whistler summer excitement where best riders and biggest bike fans in the world come out. Experience a thrilling week of racing, slopestyle competitions, Kidsworx, bike demos and the chance to shred Whistler’s trails with other like-minded bike fans.
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