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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 »

The World Ski And Snowboard Festival

The World Ski And Snowboard Festival

Photos: Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler Last month, the Word Ski And Snowboard Festival excitedly announced that it would be returning this April for six days of action-packed fun. This means that thousands of fans will once again be ascending on Whistler to take part in North America’s largest annual snowsport, music, and mountain culture celebration. Over the years, this celebration has evolved to fulfill a bigger vision and to provide the ultimate winter festival experience. A combination of world-class ski and snowboard competitions, the largest annual free outdoor concert series in Canada, visual arts mega-productions, film premieres, community events and an endless lineup More »

January In Whistler

January In Whistler

Are you planning a trip Whistler and trying to decide when the best time to come is? January is a wonderful time to choose to visit. With the holidays coming to an end and the transition from early winter into deep winter, there is no shortage of things to do in town! What’s more, all of Whistler’s 8,171 acres of stunning terrain is open and there is always plenty of snow. So don’t just start your new year off with a resolution to travel, discover for yourself why January in Whistler is a great time to book your winter holiday! More »

Your Guide To The Holidays In Whistler

Your Guide To The Holidays In Whistler

With over 7,000 lights decorating the village, Whistler comes to life over the holidays. Snow, festive activities, and a hot chocolate or two can all be part of your own holly jolly season if you choose! With so much to do and see, you’ll some help to make the most of the yuletide. We’ve nailed down what to do and where to help you to create perfect winter escape! Here is your guide to the holidays in Whistler! Christmas Enjoy a white Christmas in Whistler and along with that, all the makings for the most festive one yet! Activities that range More »

The Ultimate Guide To The Whistler Film Festival

The Ultimate Guide To The Whistler Film Festival

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Lights, camera, action- It’s time for the Whistler Film Festival. From November 29th until December 3rd, Whistler Village becomes the destination for cinematic art. Over the course of the 5 days, a selection of up to 90 films from Canada and around the world will be shown throughout the village. Many of these films are new and innovative, making them a must see. The Whistler Film Festival isn’t confined to just films, events also take place, joining the industry, talent, patrons and festival participants together in celebration. Want to be part of the red carpet excitement More »