Season switch up in Whistler!

Tourism Whistler / Justa Jeskova

Tourism Whistler / Justa Jeskova

It’s a season switch up in Whistler!

Fall is here.  It’s a season switch up in Whistler and the colours in and around the Village are absolutely breathtaking.  Not to mention the excitement in the air as Whistler was treated to its first snowfall of the season.  Fall is beautiful, and winter will be EPIC!

The time to plan your Whistler holiday is now.  Here are some fun upcoming happenings to get those travel bug juices going…

-October 5th through 8th is the annual Turkey Sale where you can buy up all things ski and snowboard for the upcoming winter season.

-October 11th through 14th Whistler welcomes its Writers Festival featuring guest writers, readers and storytellers of all levels.

-Every Friday throughout October (5-7pm) you can indulge in a Whistler wine walk between various private and public art galleries excited to share their arts, eats and wines with you.

-October 12th through 14th the Fairmont Chateau hosts the ‘All About Me’ Women’s Weekend.  A rejuvenating and inspiring women’s weekend retreat.  Need we say more?

-October 13th is a big day for teams and individuals participating in the annual 50 Relay & Ultra! This 50 mile race is centred around the Village and scenic Valley Trail system.  Be a runner or part of the cheering squad and join the excitement!

Furthermore, there are lots of Fall Hotel Packages available right now to tempt you.
And we’re already seeing snow along the Sea to Sky Corridor so BOOK your transportation with us for a safe, easy and enjoyable journey to and from the Resort.

Any questions?  We can’t wait to hear from you.  Contact us today.

Do Whistler!

Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova

Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova

Welcome to the year of the DO…so do Whistler and let’s make some memories!

They are saying that consumers are more focussed now more than ever on what they DO rather than what they HAVE.  We absolutely agree.

It’s becoming more about building on meaningful and memorable experiences rather than physical things.  Whistler oozes with opportunity for this.  With that said, here are some ideas to help you with your Whistler DO this year.

Winter Olympics 2018

Throw on your festive gear and head to the Village for a number of Olympic activities and events with live music, Olympic themed activities and Olympic Plaza broadcasts throughout the Winter Games.

Ice Kingdom Whistler

From now through March 31st, feast your eyes on the impressive 40,000 square feet of ice and snow sculptures inspired by the 300 year old Chinese tradition of gathering and creating beautiful sculptures out of ice and snow.  Whistler Golf Course is hosting and will feature ice slides for children, interactive sculptures and brilliant light displays.

WSSF

April 10th through 15th brings us the ever popular World Ski and Snowboard Festival!  This snow and ski festival, coming into it’s 23rd year, celebrates all things Whistler.  Ski races, big air competitions, live music and entertainment, and popular filmmaker showdown.  Excitement to the extreme and not to be missed!

So we invite you to come to Whistler to build on or begin building your experiences and memories.  DO Whistler with us!

 

More Winter Whistler Powder is Here!

Tourism Whistler/Chad Chomlack

Tourism Whistler/Chad Chomlack

Even more fresh winter Whistler powder is upon us this weekend.

It was forecasted, we heard it, we waxed our skis and boards, and we’re ready!
Powder days ahead for Whistler Blackcomb and it’s an exciting time to be in Resort with the upcoming events…

Jan 21st through 28th:  Whistler Pride and Ski Festival.

Whistler is gearing up for a packed week of events including epic skiing, snowboarding, parties, social events and comedy gigs.

WSSF: April 10th through 15th.

We’re stoked with the announcement of a new partnership with Whistler Blackcomb and Gibbons Whistler to bring yet another World Ski and Snowboard Festival.  Celebrating its 23rd year with the best in culture, art, music and of course immense and intense snow sports with big air competitions.  They’re calling it a revitalization…bring it!

Family Après: Every Monday and Wednesday through March 28th.

Who doesn’t love a great après ski?  Olympic Plaza in the Village is doing it up family style this season once again with music, lights, local entertainment, sweet eats and much more.  Come out and enjoy the fun every Monday and Wednesday after you’ve had your fill on the hill.

Getting to Whistler.

Remember, Whistler has great in-Resort transfer and shuttle options available to you so leave your car at home and let us get you to Whistler safely, easily and comfortably.
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