Just as Whistler offers outdoor fun and adventure in every season, the resort also features a year-round schedule of special events, parties and memorable one-of-a-kind happenings. Here's some of Whistler's annual events that you won't want to miss. You can also browse our comprehensive monthly event listings to see what's going on in this world class, year-round resort during your visit.
Enjoy music in the mountains when you visit Whistler this summer. Whistler's Summer Concert Series offers an exciting array of musical acts from a range of genres and many of them playing for free in Whistler Olympic Plaza.
Whistler has been added to the IRONMAN roster, winning the bid to host a Canadian event for five years, beginning in 2013. An Ironman triathlon consists of a 2.4-mile (3.86 kilometre) swim, a 112-mile (180.25 kilometre) bicycle ride and a full marathon (26.2 miles or 42.3 kilometres).
Wanderlust is a one-of-a-kind festival bringing together the world's leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and winemakers, and much, much more -- all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty. We're talking about fun in the sun and dancing under the stars.
Since its inception, Crankworx has been the most groundbreaking, gravity-fueled, progressive mountain bike festival on the planet. One of the world's premier mountain bike festivals, Crankworx guarantees to get you off your seat.
Celebrate gourmet food coupled with fine wine in one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Sit in on fascinating seminars with wineries, critics and wine professionals, or attend Winemaker Dinners where sumptuous multi-course meals are paired with a variety of wines.
Whistler Film Festival has become one of Canada's leading film festivals and is an emerging force on the international circuit. Presenting 80+ films and hosting filmmaking luminaries for an intimate program of screenings, seminars, tributes and special events.
The Whistler Pride and Ski Festival delivers one of the biggest and best gay and lesbian ski weeks in North America. The week is packed with events including skiing, snowboarding, parties, comedy nights and social events.
The World Ski & Snowboard Festival delivers the biggest annual gathering of winter sports, music, arts and culture in North America. Get ready for action-packed days & nights showcasing the best skiers & snowboarders in the world, hot live music & talented artists.