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Camp Fairmont Summer Kickoff

July 1 @ 8:00 am - July 4 @ 9:00 pm

Start the summer off right! Join us for four days of adventure, activities and a whole lot of family-friendly fun at Camp Fairmont. All events are complimentary and exclusive to registered guests of Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

Reservations may be made following check-in to the hotel at the Concierge desk in the hotel lobby or through Royal Service by dialing “0” from your guest room. Please note, advance reservations are not available and will be made on a first-come, first-served basis.

All children must be accompanied by an adult at the Camp Fairmont events. Childcare is not provided.

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Friday, July 1

YOGA*
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM & 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM | Yoga Room 353
Come join our in-house yoga instructors and take part in a mind and body opening experience.
It is also the perfect opportunity to aid muscle recovery and prevent stiffness afterwards.
Leave the class smiling, energized, and rebalanced. All levels are welcome and all equipment
is provided.
*Registration is required.

LOST LAKE HIKE LOOP *
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Meet in front of the Frontenac Ballroom
This hike will take you around the entire Lost Lake with some great viewing points and connecting
with the Valley Trail. Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for a relaxing and laid
back hike. Moderate fitness level required. Please wear appropriate foot wear. We recommend
you bring water with you.
*Registration is required.

TENNIS CLINICS*
Kids 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM | Adult 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Tennis Court 1
Join us on the courts to fine tune skills, burn off energy and have a whole lot of fun. All levels
are welcome and all equipment is provided.
*Registration is required.

CRAFTY KIDS – CANADA DAY WORKSHOP
10:00 AM – 11:00AM | Frontenac Ballroom
Unleash your creativity with Canadian crafts to prepare for the day’s festivities. Featuring flag
making, balloon animals and even a bagpiper.

COMMUNITY: CANADA DAY FLAG RAISING AND BIRTHDAY CAKE SHARING
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM | Hotel Front Entrance
Show your proud Canadian spirit! At 11:00 AM we’ll meet in the hotel front entrance to raise the
flag on Canada’s 155th Birthday. The flag raising will be followed by our always tasty cake sharing
tradition.

LAKE LOOP BIKE TOUR*
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM | Meet at the Mountain Adventure Centre next to Portobello
Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides on a bike tour to Lost Lake. Don’t forget your bathing
suit as you are welcome to enjoy a refreshing dip en route. Moderate fitness level required. Bike
rental prices may vary or you may bring your own bike.
*Registration is required.

COMMUNITY: FAIRMONT FRIDAY
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Mallard Lounge
Begin your long weekend festivities in The Mallard Lounge and Terrace with $6 Whistler beer,
$7 wine, $8 cocktail or $9 appies along with live entertainment.

COMMUNITY: SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – SAM ROBERTS
6:30 PM | Olympic Plaza
With mountains as its backdrop, Olympic Plaza might be the most beautiful concert venue. It’s
home to incredible concerts all summer long. The best part – they’re all FREE! Bring your picnic
blanket and grab a spot on the great lawn or dance up at the stage.

Saturday, July 2

YOGA*
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM & 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM | Yoga Room 353
Come join our in-house yoga instructors and take part in a mind and body opening experience. It is
also the perfect opportunity to aid muscle recovery and prevent stiffness afterwards.
Leave the class smiling, energized, and rebalanced. All levels are welcome and all equipment is
provided. *Registration is required.

PARENT & TODDLER: MUSIC & MOVEMENT PARTY
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM | Frontenac Ballroom | Ages 5 & Under
Join Whistler’s own ‘Kid Whisperer’, Ira Pettle, for an interactive music and movement party
complete with instruments, sing-a-longs, funky dance moves, and more!

LOST LAKE HIKE LOOP*
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Meet in front of the Frontenac Ballroom
This hike will take you around the entire Lost Lake with some great viewing points and connecting
with the Valley Trail. Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for a relaxing and laid back
hike. Moderate fitness level required. Please wear appropriate foot wear. We recommend you bring
water with you.*Registration is required.

INTERACTIVE STORY TIME WITH IRA & FRIENDS
9:00 AM 9:45 AM | Frontenac Ballroom | Ages 5 & Under
Come enjoy an interactive story time hosted by Whistler’s premier family entertainer, Ira Pettle
and his puppet friends!
SATURDAY, JULY 2

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: THE GREAT CANADIAN GOOSE CHASE
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM | Meet in Lobby Past The Elevators
In the style of Pokemon Go, find as many virtual geese as you can in and around Whistler. Discover
Canada and test your knowledge of this beautiful country by completing a series of Canadian themed
family challenges and questions. Visit the Eventology Desk located in front of the lobby’s parking
elevator to scan a QR code and download the free App on your smart phone or tablet to play. Last
chance to play is 5:00 PM. Estimate 45-80 minutes to complete.

THE FAIRMONT OLYMPIC GAMES
1:00 PM 3:00 PM | Frontenac Ballroom | Ages 6-12
The Fairmont Summer Olympic Games are back! Come join the fun and let the games begin, with wacky
competitions, challenges, and of course, prizes to be won!

WILDLIFE EDUCATION: BEAR TALK
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM | Frontenac Ballroom
Take a fascinating peek into the life of some of Whistler’s furry residents with host Michael
Allen, renowned local Wildlife Researcher. Along with a show and tell of his adventures studying
wildlife in Whistler, Michael will also share some safety tips on what to do if you encounter any
of these animals in the wild.

SUMMER KICK-OFF DANCE PARTY
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM | Frontenac Ballroom
Dust off your dancing shoes and come celebrate in style as we kick-off summer with a party
for the entire family, hosted by Whistler’s premier family entertainer, Ira Pettle!

Sunday, July 3

CAMP TRADITION: EARLY BIRD LAKE PLUNGE
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM | Meet in Hotel Lobby
Refresh with an invigorating early morning plunge into Lost Lake. We’ll bring the towels, hot
chocolate and some delicious Portobello pastries. Please bring your bathing suit, or change of
clothes if required, and something warm to wear after your quick dip. Public washrooms are
available. Sign up at the Concierge desk to save your seat on the hotel shuttle. Little Dippers and
Big Dippers welcomed. Expected return around 8:00 AM.

TENNIS CLINICS*
Kids 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM | Adult 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Tennis Court 1
Join us on the courts to fine tune skills, burn off energy and have a whole lot of fun. All levels
are welcome and all equipment is provided.
*Registration is required.

CREATIVITY UNLEASHED: PAINT A BEAR
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM | Woodlands Rooftop Terrace | Ages 12+ Accompanied by Parent
Join local artist and art instructor, Andrea Mueller for a guided acrylic painting class of one of
Whistler’s most beloved residents, the Black Bear. Instruction will start at 10:00 AM so make sure
to arrive on time. No painting experience required. Workshop may take up to 90 minutes to complete.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT EDUCATION FOR TEENS
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Meet in Hotel Lobby
Do it for the ‘gram! Enjoy a guided, casual hike along the glacier-fed Cheakamus River to the
remains of a train derailment from the 1950s. Throughout the hike, our hosts, Ira Pettle and a
member of our Marketing team will provide the best tips and tricks on how to take and post great
social content. Moderate fitness level is required. Please wear appropriate footwear.

AUDAIN ART MUSEUM*
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Meet In Hotel Lobby
The Whistler Experience Guide will take you on a short walk to the Audain Art Museum, located in
the heart of whistler village. The the Audain Art Museum boasts a comprehensive Permanent
Collection of the province’s most celebrated artists and the current renowned Dempsy Bob
exhibition.
*Registration is required.

Monday, July 4

YOGA*
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM & 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM | Yoga Room 353
Come join our in-house yoga instructors and take part in a mind and body opening experience. It is
also the perfect opportunity to aid muscle recovery and prevent stiffness afterwards.
Leave the class smiling, energized, and rebalanced. All levels are welcome and all equipment is
provided. *Registration required.

GREEN LAKE BIKE RIDE*
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Meet inside the Mountain Adventure Centre by Portobello
Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides as they take you on a bike ride to Green Lake. See
amazing views and the float plane dock. Moderate fitness level required. Bike rental prices may
vary or you may bring you own bike. *Registration required.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: WEST COAST WILDERNESS CHALLENGE
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM | Meet in Lobby Past The Elevators
Want to learn a little more about Canada’s Great Wilderness whilst having fun? Fancy yourself as
the next Bear Grylls? This GPS family fun focused activity will test yours and your family’s basic
Canadian survival skills, from knot tying and first aid challenges to identifying animal
footprints. See how many points you can score in just 60 – 90 minutes, whilst taking in some of the
local sights. First, second and third winner prizes will be presented at 6:30 PM. To play, bring
your personal device (smart phone or tablet) to the Eventology desk in the Hotel Lobby and scan a
QR code.

INDEPENDENCE DAY CAKE SHARING
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Hotel Lobby
Come share cake with our Fairmont family as we celebrate America’s 246th year since the adoption of
the Declaration of Independence.

WHISTLER MUSEUM TOUR*
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Meet in front of the Frontenac Ballroom
The Whistler Experience Guide will take you on a short walk to the Whistler Museum, located in the
heart of Whistler Village. You will learn about whistler’s journey from wilderness to a world-
class resort – with stories from fun loving pioneers, to the creation of Whistler Blackcomb,
to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. The Whistler Museum has plenty of interactive exhibits.
Entry by donation. *Registration required

All activities are complimentary for Fairmont Chateau Whistler guests. For more information on summer offers click below.

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