Whistler Events

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Whistler is a year round destination with activities to please any lifestyle.  See something you would like to attend? Call Member Services and book your stay today!
Please note: This calendar is updated monthly from www.whistler.com/events/calendar.  Please refer to whistler.com for the most up to date information on local events.

Whistler Events - September 2017

August 28 - September 1

Summer Art Camps: Audain Fine Artists

Location: Audain Art Museum

September 1

Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza | Time: 7:30 PM
Whistler Presents a free outdoor Summer Concert Series at Whistler Olympic Plaza where you’ll enjoy free entertainment and live shows. More details on the performing artist coming soon. More Information

September 2

Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza | Time: 7:30 PM
Whistler Presents a free outdoor Summer Concert Series at Whistler Olympic Plaza where you’ll enjoy free entertainment and live shows. More details on the performing artist coming soon. More Information

Winemaker Dinner – Sumac Ridge

Location: Steep's Grill on Whistler | Time: 6:00 PM

September 3

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

September 5

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

September 7

WORCA Thursday Toonie Rides

Location: Start Point Varies Weekly | Time: 6:30 PM

September 9

Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Whistler Presents a free outdoor Summer Concert Series at Whistler Olympic Plaza where you’ll enjoy free entertainment and live shows. More details on the performing artist coming soon. More Information

September 9 - September 10

Whistler Classic - North American Enduro Tour

Location: Whistler Bike Park

September 9

RBC GranFondo Whistler

Location: Vancouver, Sea to Sky Highway, Whistler Olympic Plaza
Ride this epic 122 km route from Vancouver to Whistler on the Sea to Sky Highway. Enjoy breathtaking views of Howe Sound and the Coast Mountains, with challenging climbs and plenty of downhill sections. Recreational, advanced and elite level cyclists are all welcome - ride at your own pace and arrive to a warm welcome and big post-race celebration in Whistler. Catch other special events including the Family Fundo Fun ride for kids. Your children will love the Family Fundo, where a special bike course will be set up just for kids to navigate. The Fundo is free for kids 12 and under, please bring your own helmet and bike and everyone who participates will receive a ribbon. More Information

September 9 - September 10

Art on the Lake: Bringing Beasts to Life

Location: Alta Lake Station House

September 10

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

September 12

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

Aura Restaurant's Winemaker Dinners

Location: Aura Restaurant

September 13 - September 17

Whistler Village Beer Festival

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
The Whistler Village Beer Festival is focused on celebrating the incredible diversity and talents of the Canadian and Pacific Northwest craft brewing industry, with some international brews on the side. The festival happens in the heart of Whistler Village with the main event on Saturday & Sunday as well as satellite events throughout the week including tastings, special dinners and beer pairings. Whether you prefer a refreshing wheat beer, a hearty stout or the hoppiest IPA this is your chance to relax and drink beer, surrounded by gorgeous mountain views. More Information

September 14

WORCA Thursday Toonie Rides

Location: Start Point Varies Weekly | Time: 6:30 PM

September 15

Whistler Blackcomb Foundation’s TELUS Golf Classic

Location: Fairmont Chateau Golf Club House

September 16 - September 17

Art on the Lake: Creative Explorations

Location: Alta Lake Station House

September 17

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

September 19

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

September 23

Sea to Sky All British Rally

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza | Time: 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM

September 24

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

September 26

Tour & Dinner: Hunters and Gatherers, A First Nations Feast

Location: Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre | Time: 6:00 PM

Whistler Events - October 2017

June 10 - October 16

Edward Burtynsky: The Scarred Earth

Location: Audain Art Museum
The Audain Art Museum is proud to announce a special exhibition of Edward Burtynsky: The Scarred Earth. Edward Burtynsky, a documentary photographer, has chronicled humanity’s influence over the Earth’s surface over the past three decades. The Scarred Earth is an intimate look at how we, as a species, have altered our physical landscape through resource extraction.   More Information

October 1

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

October 6 - October 9

Turkey Sale and Whistler Mountain Ski & Board Swap

Location: Blackcomb Daylodge

October 7

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

October 8

Whistler Farmers' Market

Location: Upper Village Stroll | Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll. Markets happen Sunday through summer and Wednesday evenings in July and August. More Information

October 11 - October 15

Whistler Writers Festival

Location: Various venues in Whistler Village
The Whistler Writers Festival returns to celebrate the art of storytelling with an all-star lineup of guest authors and top tier events. Writers, readers and storytellers 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 action-packed weekend. More Information

October 13 - October 14

Fungus Among Us Mushroom Festival

Location: Myrtle Phillip School

October 14

Whistler 50 Relay and Ultra Marathon

Location: Whistler Valley Trail
This 8-person, 50 mile relay race or solo ultra-marathon is centred around Whistler Village and the winding Valley Trail system. Relay legs alternate between 13k & 7k. With pre-race gatherings and post-race parties, this a fun athletic event and a great social weekend. More Information

Whistler Events - November 2017

November 9 - November 19

Cornucopia Food and Drink Festival presented by BlueShore Financial

Location: Various venues in Whistler Village
Cornucopia is the fall festival that celebrates the best of food and drink from Whistler, British Columbia and beyond. The festival offers something for everybody with winemaker dinners, themed food and drink events, interactive seminars, health and wellness events and electric after-parties. Sip and sample your way through food of all kinds, beer, wine and spirits and enjoy a fantastic social atmosphere. More Information

November 29 - December 3

Whistler Film Festival

Location: Various venues in Whistler Village | Time: Various Times
The Whistler Film Festival welcomes film fans and filmmakers to experience its 17th edition with fresh films, special guests, epic events, innovative industry Summit and talent programs, and time to play in North America’s premiere mountain resort destination. More Information

Whistler Presents: New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Location: Various venues in Whistler Village | Time: 6:00 PM - Midnight
Say goodbye to the old and welcome the new at this alcohol-free evening of family entertainment and celebration in Whistler Village. Wristbands will be required for access to a range of venues with indoor and outdoor entertainment for young and old. Keep it cozy, and head to one of several indoor parties for a Youth Dance or New Year’s Eve Kid’s Countdown or go out and enjoy the snow and twinkling lights with ice skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza. More Information

Summer Events worth attending –

Long Table Dinning hosted by Araxi.
British Columbia’s most compelling and ambitious al fresco dining experiences – the Araxi Longtable Dinner Series – were held on Monday, August 3rd and Saturday, September 5th, 2015 in Vancouver and Pemberton, respectively.

Set in striking outdoor settings, award-winning Executive Chef James Walt crafts exclusive four-course menus that showcase his internationally recognized farm-to-table dishes, and renowned restaurant director Neil Henderson orchestrates all aspects of the service for the 250+ guests at each Longtable dinner.

Farm to table….272 people at one table with specatular scenery as a back drop and amazing food at North Arm Farm in Pemberton – well worth attending.
 
Dinner Le Blanc – Whistler
Held at Alta Lake Park – 600 people participated in this spectacular event hosted by Bear Foot Bistro….well worth attending.
Fall Events – 
 
Ladies Weekend
This was our first Ladies Weekend get together and it was a resounding success!  We anticipate this will become a bi-annual event with our next Ladies get away planned for the Spring. We’ll keep you posted.