Sundays starting December 20 | Skier's Plaza
Watch world-class athletes flipping and twisting through a burning ring of fire and finish with a first class fireworks display. This free, legendary show kicks off Sunday evenings in Skier's Plaza at the base of Whistler Mountain. More information
Monday and Wednesdays, December 21 - March 30 | 4:00 - 6:00 PM | Whistler Olympic Plaza
Bring your family and friends for free outdoor Canadian winter fun at Whistler Olympic Plaza, with different activities and local entertainment every week. More information
Kids' Night Out
Multiple dates in December, January, March and April | 5:30 - 9:00 PM | Blackcomb Kids, Blackcomb Mountain Base II
An evening of non ski-based entertainment for the kids, including an activity, dinner, drinks and snacks. Kids should be dressed for outdoor winter fun, because activities include tubing, ice skating and cross country skiing.
Bonfire Nights at Whistler Olympic Park
Starting December 9 | 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Whistler Olympic Park
Each Wednesday enjoy Bonfire Nights at Whistler Olympic Park. Pay just $5 for park access, and enjoy $5 trail tickets and rentals. Bring your marshmallows!
Chairlift Revue Christmas Special Presents: Dave Borownlie's Day Off
December 17 - 18, 2015 | Doors 7:00 PM Show 8:00 PM | Maury Young Arts Centre (formerly Millennium Place)
Celebrate the best and most hilarious chairlift moments through a number of short skits and array of wacky characters.
Made in Whistler Artisan Market
Saturdays from December 19, plus December 23 & 24 | 12:00 - 6:00 PM | The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler
Escape from the cold and find an array of unique, handmade treasures at Whistler’s favourite indoor artisan market. Entry is free.
The Whistler Holiday Experience
December 18- January 3 (Closed Dec 25 and 31) | Whistler Conference Centre
This family fun zone is unparalleled for indoor entertainment! Kids can enjoy a mini putt course, table games, bouncy castles, crafts and video games free over the holiday season. Santa often makes an appearance before Christmas along with other performances and entertainers.
Skate with Santa at the Plaza
Sunday December 20 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Whistler Olympic Plaza
Join your family on the ice and skate with jolly old St. Nick himself on the outdoor ice skating rink at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Santa will be available for photo opportunities and there will be hot chocolate, cookies and holiday crafts to celebrate this festive season. If you did not pack skates, rentals are available for $5.00.
Christmas Eve Carol Service
December 24 | 6:30 PM | The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler
The 31st annual Christmas Eve Carol Service takes place at the Westin Resort & Spa. Hosted by the Whistler Children's Chorus and Whistler Singers, this interdenominational celebration features traditional carols, choral music sung by the choirs and readings by community members telling the story of the birth of Christ.
Whistler Presents: New Year’s Celebrations
Wednesday December 31 | 6:00 PM - Midnight | Whistler Village
Say goodbye to the old and welcome the new at this alcohol-free evening of family entertainment and celebration in Whistler Village. Wristbands give access to a range of venues with entertainment for all ages including music, arts, crafts, food, dancing and ice skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Tickets will be available online on this webpage from December 2015.
New Year’s Eve Fire & Ice Show
December 31 | 11:30 PM - 12:00 AM | Skier's Plaza
Wristbands are not required to see this event. A special show for New Year’s Eve. More information
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
December 31 | Midnight | Skier's Plaza
Wristbands are not required to see this event. It wouldn't be a New Year without a dazzling display of lights and sounds over snow! Fireworks are best viewed from Skier's Plaza located at the base of Whistler Mountain.