Posted on June 14, 2022

Summer in Whistler is full of events, from the amazing Crankworx biking festival to Beerfest. One of the most anticipated event series by Whistler locals and tourists is the Summer Outdoor Concert Series that runs over the summer months for free. The lineup for this year has been released and we couldn’t be happier.

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FRIDAY, JULY 1 – Sam Roberts Band

The music of Sam Roberts isn’t always the easiest to categorize as it is so diverse, however, if you enjoy alternative, melodic Brit-pop, you might want to make sure you catch this Canadian rocker. His most notable song to date is Brother Down from the We Were Born In A Flame album.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Sam Roberts Band


THURSDAY, JULY 7 – The Funk Hunters

Get your dancing shoes on and make your way to the front of the stage. The Funk Hunters are known for their forward-thinking electronic music that is influenced by old-school funk, soul, and hip-hop. It is hard to choose what might be their most popular song, but tracks like Warn Ya and the Empire Remix are two that you will most definitely want to boogie to.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: The Funk Hunters


FRIDAY, JULY 8 – Serena Ryder

Toronto-based powerhouse vocalist, Serena Ryder is adored by her fans, peers, and critics as is shown by her platinum-selling albums. Her raw and electric live performances have made her a must-see at many festivals. Her hit track Stompa also saw her win multiple awards including Best Rock Video at MuchMusic Video Awards.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Serena Ryder


THURSDAY, JULY 14 – Stars

Having released albums and played thousands of shows over the last 20 years, Stars have proven themselves as some of the finest musical storytellers in Canada. These indie-rockers have a large catalog of hits including Dead Hearts and Your Ex-Lover is Dead as well as their latest album, From Capelton Hill, receiving great applause.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Stars


FRIDAY, JULY 15 – Barney Bentall

After half a decade of layoff from recording on his own, Barney Bentall is back with his most powerful and incisive album to date. The Drifter & The Preacher is a rugged and fierce album that highlights some of the best from this folk-rock legend.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Barney Bentall


THURSDAY, JULY 21 – Tynomi Banks and The Bratpack

Break out your high heels and tease your hair because Tynomi Banks is coming to Whistler with a world-class Drag Performance. The only drag performer to be featured in a SuperBowl ad other than RuPaul herself, Banks has been recognized for her full production performances while carrying a radiating stage presence and playful energy.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Tynomi Banks and The Bratpack


FRIDAY, JULY 22 – Chin Injeti & introducing ZADA

A Canadian singer/songwriter that fuses nostalgic sounds from the 80s with a modern flair to create refreshing new music, Chin Injeti is a must-see act. He has worked with artists such as Drake, Eminem, P!NK, and more which has filled his trophy case with Grammys and Socan Awards.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Chin Injeti & introducing ZADA


THURSDAY, JULY 28 – Gurdeep Pandher

Yukon-based educator and Bhangra artist, Gurdeep Pandger creates dance performance pieces that promote inclusivity and brings people together. His shows are an experience that will fill you with love and joy as you dance, laugh, and connect with everyone around you.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Gurdeep Pandher


FRIDAY, JULY 29 – Choir! Choir! Choir!

Fancy yourself a singer? Or maybe you just want to enjoy the thrill of singing with thousands of people at once? Choir! Choir! Choir! started off as weekly drop-in singing events and are now touring on larger stages, bringing people together through song and comedy. You will get a lyric sheet, you will be taught the vocal arrangement and then you get to perform well-known classic songs with hundreds of people alike. Everyone has an amazing time and you are guaranteed to be left feeling amazing.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Choir! Choir! Choir!


Thursday, August 4 – Ron Artis II & The Truth

Ron Artis II & The Truth are a power funk and soul trio from Hawaii. Led by the very talented singer and guitarist Ron Artis II, the smooth sounds travel across the globe with their strong focus on positive lyrics and good vibes. Their song Searching for Answers has seen them blow up across the music scene and their second album, Purpose, has backed up their endless talent.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: Ron Artis II & The Truth


Thursday, August 18 – DJ Shub

Formally of A Tribe Called Red, DJ Shubb is bringing his hard-hitting album War Club live to Whistler. His stage presence and energy, phenomenal skills on the decks, and award-winning albums put together for an amazing live show that will have you talking about it for days on end.

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Artist: DJ Shub presents “War Club” Live


Thursday, August 25 – The J.B.’s

The J.B’s were the legendary supporting musicians behind the legend himself, James Brown. Known as the tightest, best-drilled instrumental ensemble in all of funk, The J.Bs still bring the same energy and vibes on stage as they did in the ’60s

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 6:30 PM
Details: The J.B.’s

 

We are definitely not short on amazing shows to see over the summer and the best part is that all of these shows are free to the public.

If you need help finding accommodation over these weekends or are looking for recommendations on how else you can spend your time in Whistler please reach out to our friendly Reservations Team. The Crystal team are experts in helping our guests create memories that will last a lifetime with the best seasonal promotions. Contact our Reservations Team at [email protected] or 1 800 667 3363 to book your next stay.