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Top New Year’s Eve Events In Whistler

Top New Year’s Eve Events In Whistler

Wondering what the best way to spend New Year’s Eve in Whistler is? With a variety of events for all the family, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Start the festivities as soon as you come down from the mountain with events starting from 12pm. Here’s your guide to the top New Year’s Eve events in Whistler and how to make the most out of your night! Family Après Start your New Year’s Eve at noon by heading down to the Olympic Plaza for Family Après. Perfect for those who want to wrap the night up early, the kids will be More »

Spending The Holiday Season In Whistler

Spending The Holiday Season In Whistler

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Are you dreaming of spending your holidays in a winter wonderland? Look no further. All the magic of the festive season can be found in Whistler. Afterall, nothing quite ignites the holiday spirit like snow! In addition to on-mountain activities, revelers will enjoy thousands of twinkling lights and plenty of holly jolly events. Here’s what’s happening in town if you’re thinking of spending the holiday season in Whistler. Ice Skating Opening for the winter season on December 8th, the Whistler Olympic Plaza skating rink lets you skate against a beautiful mountain backdrop. Once you’ve spent enough More »

Preparing For Opening Day

Preparing For Opening Day

Image: Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane Skiers and snowboarder rejoice, the moment you’ve been waiting for since closing day is finally here. The 2018/2019 winter season at Whistler Blackcomb starts November 22nd. With opening day coming up fast, there’s a lot to do in order to make the most of it. By planning ahead, an easy and memorable day of fun-filled mountain activities is within your grasp. So get out your gear, buy your lift pass, and book your accommodation, here’s how you should be preparing for opening day! Prepare Your Gear Get all your winter gear out of storage, it’s going to be in More »

The Ice Kingdom

The Ice Kingdom

Just beyond our lobby lies a magical kingdom made of ice and snow. The Ice Kingdom Whistler is a winter wonderland filled with sculptures, interactive features and so much more. Covering over 40,000 square feet, this seasonal experience is new to Whistler and one not to be missed. The Ice Kingdom concept is the result of a master ice carvers imagination. His name is David Xu Rui and he wanted to celebrate a 300-year-old Chinese tradition of friends and family gathering to create sculptures out of snow and ice. The tradition has come to life and is now an exciting seasonal More »

Winter Ziplining!

Winter Ziplining!

In addition to soaring down the ski hill, guests can add soaring through the trees to their list of things to do in Whistler. How exactly? Why ziplining of course! Ziplines are cables that guests can use gravity to slide down. Ziptrek Whistler has a whole series of ziplines strung all throughout the forests and connecting Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. What’s more, reaching each zipline requires exploring a true old-growth temperate rainforest blanketed in snow. Want to learn more? Read on! What To Do: High, long, adrenaline inducing- Ziptrek Whistler is home to all of the above ziplines. With tours designed for More »