Official Opening Day - Winter 2016/17 (Nov. 24): This is the day skiers and snowboarders look forward to all year! Celebrate your very first tracks of the season! Whistler and Blackcomb mountains as well as the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola open for skiing, riding and sightseeing. Date subject to change. Visit whistlerblackcomb.com.
Arts Whistler’s Holiday Market (Nov. 26 – 27): Featuring artisans from the Sea to Sky Corridor, Lower Mainland and beyond. A wide array of ceramics, clothing, fine art, wood, glass, metal, jewellry, leather, candles, as well as Christmas decorations. Plus live music and a food court. Saturday 11:00 am to 8:00 pm; Sunday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Whistler Conference Centre. Visit artswhistler.com.
Whistler Film Festival (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4): Celebrating its 16th edition this year, the Whistler Film Festival is one of the leading festivals in Canada. Featuring innovative and original films from around the world and opportunities to connect with the people who made them, this year’s festival will be filled with more premieres, star-studded guests, and lively celebrations than ever before! Visit whistlerfilmfestival.com.