Whistler Children’s Festival (July 6 – 8): This popular weekend brings hands-on art workshops, crafts, theatre, multi-media, dance, music and more to the heart of the Village in Whistler Olympic Plaza. Visit whistler.com/events/whistler-childrensfestival.
WFF Summer Cinema Series (mid-July – midAugust): Select Wednesday evenings from 7 to 11 p.m. (movie starts at dusk), free and family friendly outdoor movies at Creekside Plaza at the base of Whistler Mountain. Bring your lawn chair or blanket, have a picnic or dine in Creekside. Visit whistlerfilmfestival.com/events/summer-cinema. Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series (starting July 13): Every year Whistler hosts an exciting series of musical acts representing a variety of genres in Whistler Olympic Plaza. Free transit for weekend concerts all summer. For concert dates, times and artists, see whistler.com/events/concerts.
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Ironman 70.3 (July 29): The 70.3 event coincides with Ironman, one of the world’s toughest triathlons returning with more than 2,000 athletes competing on a course that includes Whistler’s beautiful lakes, mountain roads and Valley Trail network in a test of mental and physical endurance. Race starts early morning at Alta Lake, ending adjacent to Whistler Olympic Plaza in the Village. Visit whistler.com/events/ironman.