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15 Facts About The World Ski And Snowboard Festival

15 Facts About The World Ski And Snowboard Festival

The winter season is coming to a close and spring is making itself seen here in Whistler. The changing of the seasons means we must soon bid farewell to the snow and all its related activities. But in true Whistler fashion, we don’t like to do anything on a small scale. And so, to send off winter with one last giant hurrah, there is the World Ski and Snowboard Festival. This year marks its 22nd spring party and to commemorate as well as get everyone fired up, we are counting down 15 facts about the World Ski and Snowboard Festival. More »

Made In Whistler Market

Made In Whistler Market

Every Saturday from December 17 through April 1, the Made In Whistler Winter Artisan Market sets up shop. This market features local artisans displaying and selling their crafts. Here, you will find unique jewelry, pottery, woodwork, fine art, textiles and artisanal foods. Many of the vendors have to go through a rigorous selection process focused on quality and price point, so you will only find the highest of quality, hand-made goods available to purchase. With only a few more market days left in the season, we are featuring one of vendor’s that you will find at the Made In Whistler Winter Artisan Market More »

Labor Day Long Weekend

Labor Day Long Weekend

Labor Day Long Weekend marks the final long weekend of the summer. It offers a chance to welcome in the next season while providing a bittersweet farewell to the warm summer months we all know and love. The last hurrah before school starts and vacations end should be filled with nothing but fun- Luckily, Whistler has a ton of activities happening this weekend, making it the perfect way to end summer with a bang! Salomon Valley to Peak Cheer on the participants or grab your running shoes and sign up for this adventurous trail running event. Taking place on September 3rd, More »

Your Unofficial Whistler Pride Guide

Your Unofficial Whistler Pride Guide

Whistler Pride and Ski Festival is an annual event that welcomes gay and lesbian visitors from over 26 countries to Whistler. Many would agree that Pride is one of the most fun events on the Whistler social calendar with parties, entertainment, and of course epic skiing and riding on Whistler Blackcomb jam packed into a week of fun. Gay or straight, Whistler Pride is not to be missed. At Listel Hotel, we are in the heart of the action in Whistler Village. Here is our unofficial guide to Whistler Pride. Enjoy! The Parties The parties are the highlight of Pride More »