Whistler Calendar Of Events
The Sea to Sky Corridor, encompassing Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton, is home to a tremendous amount of great events throughout the year. From small community gatherings, to athletic competitions and races, to world class festivals, there is sure to be something for everyone. Please contact one of our friendly reservation agents for more detailed information on what’s happening at any given time period. Here are some of our staff-picked Signature Events. For a full Events Calendar see bottom of the page.
WHISTLER SIGNATURE EVENTS
After a few years of shutdowns and cancellations, we are excited that many of Whistler’s signature events will return to enliven and entertain locals and visitors alike. No matter what age you are, there is something for everyone to experience in Whistler.
Whistler Film Festival, November 30 – December 4, 2022
Visit Whistler in late fall for Canada’s Coolest Film Fest with live and virtual events to connect audiences, filmmakers and industry. Events include film premieres, industry summits, talent programs, celebrations and special guest appearances by actors and directors. Round out the festival with skiing, après, fine dining and more in Whistler.
Eberspächer Luge World Cup Whistler, December 9 – 10, 2022
Cheer on the world’s fastest luge athletes on ice as they compete at the Whistler Sliding Centre for the World Cup titles in Men’s and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Team Relay races. The Whistler Sliding Centre is honoured to host the Eberspächer Luge World Cup with more than 100 athletes, representing more than 20 countries.
Whistler Pride and Ski Festival – January 22 – 29, 2023
Whistler is proud to host the annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival, celebrating its 30th year in 2023. One of the biggest and best gay and lesbian ski weeks in North America, the LGBT2QI+ pride week features a packed events schedule of skiing, snowboarding, celebrations, arts and culture and social events. Book early to save on accommodation and stay and ski packages.
World Ski & Snowboard Festival – April 2023 (check back for dates)
Known to locals as WSSF, the World Ski & Snowboard Festival combines spring energy with Whistler’s unique mountain culture for more than a week of non-stop events and action on and off the slopes. This April event brings ski and snowboard competitions, music, art, photography, filmmaking and exciting nightlife, plus some of the best skiing and après sessions of the season. Take our word for it, you’ll need more than the weekend to appreciate this vibe.
Crankworx Whistler Mountain Bike Festival, July 21 – 30, 2023
A world-famous festival celebrating the heart and soul of gravity-fuelled mountain biking, Crankworx Whistler brings together the best riders and biggest bike fans in the world for 10 days of racing, slopestyle competitions, Kidsworx events, bike demos and the chance to shred Whistler’s trails with other like-minded bike fans. Whistler Superior Properties is proud to be an accommodation supporter of Crankworx Whistler.