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Events in Whistler

Experience and enjoy Whistler's non-stop line-up of events, festivals, concerts and races all year round. From annual signature events to community happenings, there's something here for everyone.

To view Whistler's full events calendar, visit Whistler Tourism Events Page

Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

January 2023

Take part in one of the biggest and best gay and lesbian ski weeks in North America, celebrating the 29th year of the Whistler Pride and Ski Festival. LGBTQI pride week is jam-packed with skiing, snowboarding, parties, arts and culture and social events. Book early to SAVE on accommodation and ski packages. 

For the full event schedule, visit:

Whistler Pride Website

Whistler sliding centre, FIL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, Canada

FIL World Championships

February 2023

Witness the world's fastest Lug athletes as they shoot across the ice at crazy speeds in the Whistler sliding centre. Cheer on more than 100 athletes, representing 20 countries in the FIL World Championships.

For more information, visit:

Whistler sliding centre

Whistler World Ski & Snowboard Festival, Canada

Whistler World Ski & Snowboard Festival

April 2023

The World Ski and Snowboard Festival (WSSF) in Whistler offers a non-stop lin-up of events, activities and action both on and off the slopes. Enjoy ski and snowboard competitions to music, filmmaking, entertainment and the very best skiing and après sessions of the season. Book early and save on accommodation and ski packages.

See the full schedule to plan your week, visit:

WSSF Website

Go Fest - Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival, Canada

GO Fest

May 2023

Enjoy the endless outdoor activities, art, music and educational events in Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival. A fun-filled event that the whole family can enjoy. Plan your stay around all the activities and events you would love to experience.

View event schedule, visit:

Go fest Website

Whistler Farmers Market, BC Canada

Whistler Farmers Market

MAY 30 - OCTOBER, 2022

Feast your eyes on a wide range of delicious local produce and handmade Whistler goodies. A fun-filled family outing that includes roller-disco for kids, axe throwing, live music and Courtside Café. Takes place from May to October on Sundays throughout the summer.

View the Farmers Market website for time and location each summer.

Farmers Market Website

Whistler Children’s Festival, Whistler Events, BC Canada

Whistler Children’s Festival

MAY 20 – 29, 2022

Take part in Whistler's fun-filled family event that brings arts and crafts activities, theatre, dance, music and magical performances to Whistler Olympic Plaza. The best way to spend quality time with your little one - join in on the fun!

For more information, visit:

Whistler Children’s Festival

 

 

 

Redbull 400 Whistler event, Canada

Red Bull 400 Whistler

July 2022

Take part in a race known to be the steepest race on the planet. This event challenges runners of all levels to push their ultimate limits in a 400-metre uphill climb at the Whistler Olympic Park ski jump. Challenge yourself individually or in a 4-person relay.

Red Bull 400 Website

Crankworx Whistler Mountain Bike Festival

August 5 – 14, 2022

Join some of the best riders and biggest mountain bike fans from across the world in a 12-day no-stop line-up of heart-pounding racing, slopestyle competitions, multiple Kidsworx events, bike demos and a chance to shred Whistler's trails.

For more information, visit: 

Crankworx Website

RBC GranFondo Whistler Event, Canada

RBC GranFondo Whistler

September 10 – 11, 2022

The RBC GranFondo Whistler is a road cycling race that takes you on a journey through the Sea to Sky Corridor, starting in Vancouver and finishing off with various events and entertainment in Whistler. This spectacular and challenging race offers a 55 km to 122 km distance, with beautiful landscapes and traffic-free passage.

For more information, visit:

GranFondo Website

Whistler Village Beer Festival event, Canada

Whistler Village Beer Festival

September 13 – 18, 2022

The Whistler Village Beer Festival is a week-long festival of the finest craft beer. Featuring two main tasting events in Whistler Olympic Plaza, plus cask nights, beer battles, foodie nights and plenty more activities throughout the week.

Plan your week, visit:

Beer Festival Website

Whistler Writers Festival, Canada, Whistler Events

Whistler Writers Festival

October 13 & 16, 2022

Consider yourself to be a bookworm? If yes, then the Whistler Writers Festival is for you. Meet some top Canadian and international authors and attend various workshops, speaker panels, readings, and evening events.

Visit the Writers Festival website for more information.

Festival Website

Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra event, canada

Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra

October 2022

Whistler 50 Relay is more than just a relay. Take part in the 50-mile event or be a spectator and enjoy the energy and excitement of the race from the beer gardens while cheering on your favourite athlete, followed by the post-race party.

Plan your weekend, visit:

50 Relay & Ultra

Cornucopia Whistler event, Canada

Cornucopia Whistler

November 2022

Bringing together food and drink lovers from across the world, Cornucopia is an annual fall festival that celebrates Whistler’s world-class food and drinks scene. Enjoy drink tastings, culinary demonstrations, drink seminars, chef luncheons, winemaker dinners, parties and more.

Plan your experience, visit:

Cornucopia Website

Whistler Film Festival event, Canada

Whistler Film Festival

December 2022

Take part in Canada’s Coolest Film Fest held annually in early December. Enjoy films from around the world, including film premieres, industry summits, talent programs, parties and special guest appearances. And let's not forget the endless opportunities for skiing and apres in-between.

Plan your week, visit:

Film Fest Website