Whistler Events - See What's Happening in Whistler
Check out all of the Whistler Events to make sure you get in on all the mountain action this summer! Keep on checking this calendar for Whistler Blackcomb updates on what's happening in Whistler during your stay.
Click on the calendar link for the month to get more information about the events for that particular month.
July 2014 | August 2014
Whistler Mountain Bike Park
OPENING DAY: Friday, May 16, 2014
CLOSING DAY: Monday, October 13, 2014
July 2014 Whistler Events
Canada Day Concert with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra July 1, 2014Head over to the Whistler Olympic Plaza and join the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra in celebrating Canada Day! The orchestra will be playing until July 5, 2014, with a full-orchestra performance at the Olympic Plaza and six chamber concerts in Whistler Village. The event is FREE and open for all ages.
Phat Wednesdays July 2, 9, 16, 30, 2014Hosted by WORCA, 300 racers are pitted against each other to see who can get the best time down Whistler Mountain Bike Park. Registration starts at 4:30 PM and the race starts at 5:00 PM. Bring your own pass or ticket, and arrive early to get a spot! Whistler Farmer's Market July 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30, 2014This event runs from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM every Sunday at the Upper Village Market stroll until October 2014. Support local produce and crafts, while giving back to the community. 14th Western Regional HOG Rally July 3, 2014International members of HOG (Harley Owners Group) will tour the Sea to Sky Highway to show off their bikes. The event will culminate at the Skiers Plaza, in Whistler. For more information, visit www.seatosky2014.com. Whistler Longboard Festival July 3 - 6, 2014A celebration of all things skateboarding! Get ready for the Skate Bowl Jam, Boarder Cross and the International Downhill Federation's Canadian World Cup at the Whistler Longboard Festival. This weekend-long event will be held at the Whistler Sliding Centre. Whistler Children's Festival July 12 - 13, 2014The Whistler Children's Festival is a weekend long event dedicated to encouraging children to stir up their imagination. Various workshops are available for children of all ages and for the whole family. Workshops will include art workshops, music, acrobatics, theatre, dance and more. Most events will be held at the Whistler Olympic Plaza. Check out some family-friendly accommodations for this Whistler event.
Wonderwoman Women's Mountain Bike Race July 12, 2014Dress up as your favorite superheroine and ride on your cape and unitard! There will be 5 unique stages featuring: DH, XC, enduro, flat time trial, and an uphill climb. Registration starts on May 15th, and will close after 200 registrants. Cost is $50 and you must be a WORCA member to join.
Pemberton Music Festival July 18 - 20, 2014Rock out until the sun comes up! The Pemberton Music Festival is a 3-day outdoor event held in Pemberton, a half an hour drive from Whistler. Dance the night away while watching your favorite artists on a massive outdoor stage. Check out available accommodations in Whistler for the Pemberton Music Festival, shuttles will be available for pick-up and drop off during the entire event. Sea to Sky Enduro Series - #4 Whistler Valley: Cheakapotamus July 26, 2014This is the 4th stop of the Sea to Sky Enduro Series, spanning from Pemberton to North Vancouver. Generally intermediate in difficulty, courses will be blind and will only be announced shortly before the race. Challenge yourself and ride one of the best single-track in the world, and meet some new riding buddies. An epic after-party culminates each event. Subaru IRONMAN Canada - Whistler July 27, 2014More than 2,000 athletes will take on one of the toughest triathlons in the world. The course starts with a 2 mile swim in Alta Lake at Rainbow Park, and then carry on for a 112 mile bike course around the area, on to the Sea to Sky Highway, and heading up into Callaghan Valley. The running trail will pass through Whistler Village, and ending at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Spectators are welcome to cheer in support of their friends and family. Wanderlust Whistler July 31 - August 4, 2014Yogis from all over the world gather in Whistler once again for the second annual Wanderlust Festival in Canada. Experience the best in wellness as yoga and music come together. This Whistler summer event features the best yoga teachers, amazing musical artists, well-known speakers and talented chefs and winemakers. This event is truly one that should not be missed! Check out available accommodations for Wanderlust Whistler 2014. Return To The Top
August 2014 Whistler Events
Bulleit Bourbon Canadian National BBQ Championships August 1 - 3, 2014No summer is complete without an outdoor BBQ! It's all going down at Whistler Creekside this summer as local legends and world champions compete for the title of being The Best BBQ. Watch the competition, enjoy great samples and the free musical performances including Ruckus Deluxe, Guitar Doug, The Hairfarmers, FOMO, The Matinee and Whole Lotta LED. Did we mention a Bottomless BBQ Buffet? Check out available accommodations for the Canadian National BBQ Championships. For more information and to purchase tickets, contact Dusty's Bar & BBQ (604) 905-2171.
2014 Canadian Orienteering Championships August 1 - 5, 2014Competitors from all over the country will meet in Whistler to compete in 5 events to determine the fastest runner. Participants will have to navigate through local parks and forests. This Whistler event is open for all ages and skill levels. Whistler Farmers' Market August 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31, 2014This event runs from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM every Sunday at the Upper Village Market stroll until October 2014. Support local produce and crafts, while giving back to the community. WORCA Thursday Toonie Rides August 7, 14, 21, 28, 2014Whistler Off Road Cycling Association (WORCA) is hosting a race fundraiser every Thursday to benefit the local Whistler riders' community. Open to all ages, helmets are required. Bring your toonie and get ready to have some fun! Crankworx Freeride Mountain Bike Festival August 8 - 17, 2014Get ready to celebrate the ultimate mountain biking festival of the summer. Various disciplines will be featured involving epic endurance, supreme flow, monster air and vertical-dropping riding. Besides amazing riding happening on the mountain, there will also be photo and video competition, such as the GoPro Dirt Diaries, and massive outdoor concerts. Check out available accommodations for Crankworx Whistler 2014.
5 Peaks Trail Running Series August 23, 2014This highly challenging race will be held in the upper alpine of Blackcomb Mountain. Racers will be tackling rocks, roots, tree stumps and logs, through mud puddles, snow and various other aspects of trail running. This Whistler summer event is open for runners of all ages and skill levels, featuring a kid's races, sports, enduro and half-marathon courses. A valid lift ticket is required to participate, and early bird registration starts at $45.
BioBlitz August 24, 2014How well do you know the various species and wildlife around Whistler? BioBlitz is a 24-hour race to count as many species as possible. It's a great activity to get kids involved and educated about other living organisms in the community. Various species will be documented including mammals, birds, plants, frogs, fish, bugs and much more. The event is a joint community effort, and most events will be free to participate. Phat Wednesdays presented by Kokanee August 27, 2014Hosted by WORCA, 300 racers are pitted against each other to see who can get the best time down Whistler Mountain Bike Park. Registration starts at 4:30 PM and the race starts at 5:00 PM. Bring your own pass or ticket, and arrive early to get a spot! Return To The Top