Fall Event Calendar
Whether you call it fall, autumn or the season between September and snow, the scenery that greets you in Whistler takes your breath away. The awe-inspiring mountains and vibrant foliage act as the perfect backdrop to peruse local galleries, exhibits and special events.
Visit www.tourismwhistler.com/events for the full list of Events.
Photo credit: Whistler Village Beer Festival, Mike Crane, Tourism Whistler
Date: Saturday Sept 8
Venue: 7am from Stanley Park, Vancouver to Whistler Village
Ride from Vancouver’s scenic Stanley Park on a 122 km bike route along the beautiful Sea-to-Sky highway, with views of the Sunshine Coast and majestic mountains, taking in 1900m of total elevation to the finish line in Whistler Village.
Whistler Village Beer Festival
Date: September 11-16
Venue: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Say cheers to a celebration of beers with special comedy events, tap takeovers., brewery dinners, and beer yoga over the festival. The Main Event takes place September 15 and 16 at Whistler Olympic Plaza, with live bands, plenty of beer tastings and local food vendors serving up vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options.
Photo credit: Turkey Sale, Mike Crane, Tourism Whistler
Whistler Blackcomb Turkey Sale
Date: October 6 and 7
Venue: Blackcomb Day Lodge
Need some new ski and snowboard gear? The annual Thanksgiving weekend Turkey Sale takes over 20,000 square feet to offer everything from boards and skis to outerwear and shoes at deeply discounted deals. Pick up some pre-owned kit at the SWAP (Sale with Awesome Prices), which takes place outside the lodge at the same time as the sale.
Date: October 11-14, 2018
Venue: Fairmont Chateau Whistler. 4599 Chateau Blvd
Fungus among Us Mushroom Festival
Date: October 12 and 13
Venue: Myrtle Philip School, 6195 Lorimer Road
Photo credit: Whistler Film Festival, Mike Crane, Tourism Whistler
Date: November 8-18
Venue: Whistler Village
Get a taste of Whistler with a 10-day celebration of food and drink that includes wine seminars, chef collaborations, winemaker dinners and the Crush Grand Tasting; the signature wine tasting.
Whistler Film Festival
Date: November 28- December 2
Venue: Screenings at various locations, see website for details
Viessmann Luge World Cup Whistler
Date: November 30- December 1
Venue: Luge Track at Whistler Sliding Centre, 4910 Glacier Lane
Catch more than 100 of the world’s fastest luge athletes from more than 20 countries as they compete at the Whistler Sliding Centre. Cheer as the athletes reach speeds of up to 130 kilometres per hour in men’s and women’s singles, doubles and team relay races.