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Shoulder Season Events

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Shoulder Season Events Round-up It is 2PM, the rain is teaming down outside, and Whistler Village is damp and quiet. It’s Shoulder Season, the big break between the two influxes of sports addicts. The rubber tire enthusiasts have completed their last ride, and now flee Whistler, leaving their tiny rentals and staff-housing encampments for the [read more]

Whistler Beer Festival

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Whistler Village Beer Festival is Coming to Whistler. Bottoms Up! A new festival is coming to Whistler. This mountain town has hosted a variety of exciting festivals over the years, and now it’s time to celebrate beer. Yes, that’s right, beer. The 45 participating micro-breweries bring the gift of great tasting beer to share with [read more]

Ultimate Guys Getaway

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There are only a few weeks left of summer, and you have been putting off that yearly getaway with the guys. Bill couldn’t get the time off, Josh had a thing with the kids, and Mike was swamped with work. Luckily for you, we at Summit Lodge & Spa have the answer! Our BROmance Package [read more]

Whistler Crankworx 2013

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Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival: Physics, Gravity, Legends and Facts “I am so pumped for Crankworx!” exclaimed my co-worker. “What is Crankworx?” I asked. I then received what felt like the longest blank stare ever. “Are you serious? Crankworx is the event of the summer! It is the world’s largest mountain bike festival!” I quickly realized [read more]

Wanderlust Whistler

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Wanderlust is a one-of-a-kind festival bringing together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and winemakers, and much, much more — all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty. We’re talking about fun in the sun and dancing under the stars. Hiking on peaceful trails and gettin’ your [read more]

Whistler Must-Do: Superfly

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TAG’s launches new zipline, Superfly: An account from a first time Superflyer The Adventure Group (TAG) celebrated Canada’s 146th birthday in style. July 1st 2013, marked the opening of Canada’s longest ziplines, at well over a kilometer long, 600 feet off the forest floor, and clocking speeds of 100km/hour. And let me tell you, as [read more]

Whistler Presents

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Enjoy music in the mountains when you stay in Whistler this summer. This year’s summer concert series lineup includes exciting musical acts from a range of genres, many of them playing for free in Whistler Olympic Plaza. Find information on concert dates, times and feature artists below. The 2013 Whistler Presents Summer Concert Series line-up [read more]

ArtWalk 2013

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With over 80 artists in 45 venues, Whistler’s most expansive Art Exhibit, from Function Junction to Alpine, is a must see. The roaming ArtWalk Exhibit, presented by the Whistler Arts Council, transforms businesses and streets into makeshift art galleries. This year, artists from the Sea to Sky corridor will be displayed for the months of [read more]

Canada Day Celebrations

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Canada Day Parade The Canada Day parade begins at noon on July 1 at Town Plaza and winds along the Village Stroll, ending at Mountain Square. The parade is organized in partnership between the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) and the Chamber of Commerce and this year’s theme is “My Canada! – What does Canada [read more]

VSO in Whistler

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Unless you’ve played in a school orchestra or listen to classical radio stations, chances are you think of classical music as the quiet, background noise heard in movies, elevators, and upscale department stores … or the oh-so familiar tunes you impatiently tap your fingers to while customer service puts you on hold. Some may consider [read more]