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  • Pemberton Slow Food CyclePosted on August 13, 2013
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    A gentle bike ride with stunning views of Mt Currie as your backdrop and a sensory smorgasbord to tantalise your taste buds. Does this sound like the perfect way to spend your Sunday? Clear your schedule, escape the Crankworx celebration and take a 30 minute drive north of Whistler to Pemberton this Sunday August 18 for the Pemberton Slow Food Cycle. The Pemberton Slow Food Cycle is a celebration of food, farmers and the joys of biking. This free to ride event is a pedal-powered trip through the natural ...

  • Crankworx WhistlerPosted on August 06, 2013
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    Get ready, the two-wheeled masses are about two descend on Whistler for the world's premier freeride mountain biking event. Crankworx Whistler returns August 9-18th to celebrate its tenth anniversary. This 10-day multi-disciplinary mountain bike festival will see some of the world's best compete for freeride glory and in the process celebrate epic endurance, supreme flow, monster air and vertical-dropping riding. This competition is not just for the professionals though and will see hundreds of amateurs ...

  • Canadian BBQ ChampionshipPosted on July 30, 2013
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    Nothing says summer more than a good old fashioned BBQ and if you’re going to BBQ you may as well sample the nation’s best. August 2-4, 2013 will see the return of the Bull’s-Eye Canadian Natinoal BBQ Championships for 12th year. Grill masters from throughout North America will be converging on Whistler to compete for the honour of “Canadian Grand Champion,” and $7,000 in cash and prizes. Not to mention the much desired spot in the World BBQ Championships which is up for grabs. From local legends to world ...

  • Wanderlust WhistlerPosted on July 23, 2013
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    Wanderlust returns to Whistler for the second year this August 1st to 4th. This fantastic festival brings the brings together the world's leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and wine makers an all in the breathtaking natural beauty of Whistler. Beyond the spectacular list of yoga workshops there is a great line up of FREE concerts to enjoy. Check out the line up below Thursday, August 1 1:30-2:30pm Mountain Square Acro yoga Performance 2:00 - 4:00pm Town Plaza ...

  • July 16, 2013
    Whistler Beaches & Lakes
    Summer is in full swing here in Whistler, we've already been blessed with many of bluebird sunny days. With a week of 28 degree plus on the forecast it is definitely time to pack a picnic and hit the lake. Linger on the sandy shores or wade into the shallow lakes of Whistler's beaches. No tides, currents or sharp rocks disturb these clear waters. Whistler's beaches are easily accessible and feature great amenities for families, including kids' play areas, grassy fields and picnic tables. Many beaches offer ...
  • July 09, 2013
    Whistler Children's Festival
    The Whistler Children's Festival is back in a brand new location for 2013. This year this fantastic festival that screams of play time and fun for the little ones will be taking place in the heart of Whistler Village on the lush lawns at Whistler Olympic Plaza. This great location is just a 5 minute walk down the village stroll from your hotel room at the Crystal Lodge. What makes this festival so popular for locals and many returning guests every year? The sell out art workshops, crafts, theatre, ...
  • July 02, 2013
    Top 5 Whistler Hikes
    Whistler is well known for its amazing skiing and world renowned mountain biking, but it is also packed with tremendously beautiful hiking trails. There is a huge number of trails to explore which feature majestic waterfalls, enormous glaciers, heart pounding summits, stunning blue lakes and breathtaking views. The list of trails is endless so we had our hotel staff vote and here is our top 5 picks. Nairn Falls Easy - 3km round trip ( 1 hour) - no elevation gain Nairn Falls is a short and easy, family ...
  • June 25, 2013
    Whistler Celebrates Canada Day
    Canadians and visitors search your bags and don your favourite red and whites, it's time to celebrate Canada Day. Whistler will be celebrating Canada day in style this weekend with family-friendly festivities, parades and free concerts every day of the weekend. Check the schedule for the full list of Canada Day festivities. Saturday, June 29 7:30 pm Whistler Olympic Plaza Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series: Free concert featuring Daniel Lapp Band, Matt Dusk All day Whistler Village Whistler Street ...
  • June 18, 2013
    Whistler Farmer's Market
    The Whistler Farmer's Market kicked off in style on Sunday June 16th for the season. If you haven't heard of or stopped by the Whistler Farmer's Market then you need to rearrange your Sunday (or Wednesday) plans and schedule a visit to the Market. The open air Whistler Farmer's Market features local produce from the Pemberton Valley and beyond, with tasty artisan foods, local artists, and entertainment. This years Farmer's Markets opened for the season with a record number of 85 vendors. The usual local ...
  • June 11, 2013
    Whistler Summer Concert Series
    Whistler will be hosting a fantastic Summer Concert series at the stunning Whistler Olympic Plaza in 2013. Whistler Olympic Plaza is a short walk from the hotel and is the site of the Victory Ceremonies during the 2010 Winter Games. Designed as a lasting legacy, Whistler Olympic Plaza accommodates audiences of up to 5,000 and is now a permanent venue for recreation, arts, and culture. It features a lawn, playground, outdoor performance spaces, and public art celebrating the 2010 Winter Games. The summer ...
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