Holiday Events for Families in Whistler
With December only a week away, it’s time to start thinking about the holidays.
Are looking for the perfect place to experience a Canadian Christmas?
Venture up into the snowy Coast Mountains to celebrate the season in beautiful Whistler, BC.
Whistler can provide you with that picturesque Christmas you’ve always wanted. You can ski and snowboard to your heart's content. Then explore the lovely snow-covered village, twinkling lights, and an array of fun holiday events and activities that the whole family can enjoy.
Here are a few fun family activities you can do in Whistler during the holidays!
Visit the Whistler Gingerbread House
Enjoy a wonderful family experience at the Whistler Gingerbread House, located in the heart of Creekside Village. Open until February, check out a giant Christmas Train and all the creative holiday decorations. You can also enjoy all sorts of delicious treats, including; gelato, gourmet hot chocolates, espresso drinks, cotton candy, and legendary Cloud Cones. Also, stay tuned for special guest appearances from Santa!
Have Some Fun at the Whistler Holiday Experience
December 22 - January 6
The Whistler Holiday Experience transforms the Whistler Conference Centre into an indoor playhouse for kids. This free event offers a wide range of fun activities and entertainment for kids to do during the holiday season. Children will love the variety of activities, which include; a mini putt course, table games, bouncy castles, crafts, video games, and more. Parents can also relax in the lounge area and sip on a coffee or hot chocolate while the kids play.
Watch the Fire & Ice Show
Sundays from December to March
Get out to Skier’s Plaza this winter to watch the incredible Fire & Ice Show. Watch as athletes flip thru rings of fire, DJs play live music, and fire spinners twirl flames. The show then finishes the night off with a beautiful fireworks display.
You can welcome in the New Year with a Special Edition of the Fire & Ice Show, and grand finale fireworks show at midnight on New Year’s Eve. Fireworks are best viewed from Skier’s Plaza located at the base of Whistler Mountain.
Book Your Whistler Accommodation
Book your Whistler winter getaway today at First Tracks Lodge in Creekside Village. Check out our sweet deals and packages to plan yourself the best trip possible!