November 22 – 25, 2012
The countdown has begun. Thanksgiving has passed, and Halloween is over. What’s next? Christmas? Whatevs. What’s Santa got on shredding big pow at North America’s #1 Ski Resort? It’s opening weekend in Whistler November 22 to 25, 2012, and even Rudolph has plans to be here. All of Whistler will celebrate with a myriad of events that will knock your socks off. Grab your woolies and boards and join the party!
There are some opening weekend events in Whistler you’ll want to make sure you don’t miss. Mark your calendars…
FIBT World Cup for Bobsleigh and Skeleton
Watch the fastest men and women performing amazing feats at high speed at The Whistler Sliding Center, the 2010 Olympic Sliding venue. Olympic medalists defend their titles at this year’s World Cup. Tickets $10.
Christmas Shopping That Can’t Be Replicated
Whistler’s Original Artisan Market has built a reputation of presenting unique, quality, hand-made art and crafts for those looking for one-of-a-kind treasures. Bizarre Bazaar is a vibrant community event that boasts live music and performances, silent auction and children’s activities.
Hit the Slopes!
Whistler and Blackcomb mountains open for skiing and snowboarding Thursday November 22 at 8:30 am.
TIP! Purchase your Lift Passes before you arrive and your passes will be delivered direct to your lodging check in location upon your arrival to Whistler.
The Peak 2 Peak Gondola Opens for Winter Sightseeing
Spanning the distance between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains, the world record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is a breathtaking, 4.4-kilometre journey to infinite possibilities. Check out Whistler Blackcomb Webcams.
Unparalleled Live Music Performances
Looking for something to do in the evenings? Whistler Arts Council is proud to present David Myles and Whistler’s own Ali Milner on Saturday, November 24 – 8:30 at Millennium Place. An amazing eclectic evening of R&B, Jazz and World Music! Tickets $25.
TIP! Ask your hotel concierge if they have any $2 off Performance Series coupons.
Baby You’re A Firework!
Evening lights up with free fireworks displays in Skier’s Plaza on Saturday, November 24 at 7 pm.
Taking It To The Streets
Keep an eye for live music, street performers and traveling entertainers throughout the Village from 8 am to noon, November 22 to 25.
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