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Summer in Whistler

Known for snow-filled winter adventures, summer at Fairmont Chateau Whistler is our best-kept secret. Escape to the fresh mountain air of Whistler this summer and explore its ‘cool’-est activities. Gain a new perspective on a familiar view by zipline, gondola, or suspension bridge. Dive into ‘fresh’ fun at a nearby lake or river. Savour BC’s seasonal bounty at a farmer’s market or on a culinary tour. With no shortage of incredible valleys, peaks, and local experiences, Whistler is the perfect summer destination for mountain lovers and tastemakers alike. For more inspiration, read our blog about Whistler’s ‘cool’-est summer activities.

Whistler Weather in Summer (June – August):
Average Temperature: 9°C to 25°C (48°F to 77°F)
Typical Weather: Warm and dry with occasional rain, great for outdoor activities

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Summer Activities

Nonstop summer fun. With legendary bike parks, breathtaking hiking trails, and plenty of ways to make a splash, summer in Whistler is full of one-of-a-kind experiences and endless action.

Private Tours
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Lake Loop E-Bike Tour

Visit Alta Lake, Nita Lake and Alpha Lake, all in one tour, and if you're up for a refresher, a dip in one or all of the lakes!
Summer, Fall
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Waterfalls

Whistler is home to many incredible waterfalls within a short distance. If you are travelling with a car they are a great day trip activity for all ages.
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Vallea Lumina

Explore a hidden valley that’s filled with unexpected enchantment.
Spring Summer
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Golf

This summer, experience Whistler’s finest mountain golf at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club. This Audubon-certified, award-winning course includes access to one of Canada’s most scenic practice and learning facilities, as well as fully-licensed dining and pro shop.
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Shopping

Whistler is a shopper’s paradise. Spend days browsing the shops in the Village, Function Junction and the hotel itself for fine artwork and fashion, jewelry, the latest outdoor sportswear, equipment, gifts, and luxury items.
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Audain Art Museum

Discover artworks from British Columbia, and hosts exhibitions from leading museums around the world.
Winter
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Whistler Museum

Located in the heart of the resort, the Whistler Museum is the place to discover Whistler's history and unique mountain culture.
Camp Fairmont

Pickleball

Game. Set. Match. Join our open play session supervised by our Pickleball coach.
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Yoga – Whistler Experience Guide

Take time to stretch, recover and calm your mind in an onsite yoga class. These guided classes will leave you feeling energized and rebalanced. All levels are welcome and all equipment is provided. For best results, arrive with an empty stomach.
Camp Fairmont
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Kids Playground

Discover summer fun at Fairmont Chateau Whistler's new kids' playground, coming soon. Perfect for the whole family!
Spring Summer Fall
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ATV

Perfect for thrill seekers, enjoy some off road areas of Whistler’s surrounding mountains and valleys.
Private Tours
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Cheakamus River Tour

Explore the beauty of the Cheakamus River trail as you head towards the amazing surrounds of Loggers Lake. Cross over the suspension bridge to this extinct volcano and take in nature’s winter beauty with our experienced guides.​
Summer
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Canoe, Kayak & Paddleboard

Try your hand at water sports during your vacation. Explore Whistler by canoe, stand-up paddleboard, or kayak this summer.
Private Tours
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club_Brad Kasselman

Golf Course Cart Tour

The golf cart tour is an experience that takes you around our incredible Robert Trent Jones Jr designed golf course. Carved out of the slopes of the Coast Mountain range in British Colombia this masterpiece of golf architecture allows nature to dictate the path without the constraints of commercial influence.​
Summer, Fall
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Disc Golf

Take your golf game to the forest with a round of disc golf. All you need is a disc and to get to the course at Lost Lake.
Private Tours
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Sunset Paddleboard Tour

Embark on a tranquil journey with our sunset paddle board tour, where you’ll gracefully glide across the water as the sun sets in a breathtaking display of colours.​
Spring Summer
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Whitewater Rafting

The Cheakamus, Green and Elaho rivers allow you to choose your own whitewater rafting adventure.
Spring Summer Fall
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Biking

Rent a bike to explore the local area on Whistler’s vast network
Spring Summer Fall
Female paddle boarder enjoying quiet morning on Green lake.

Lakes Beaches & Parks

Make a splash! Travel by car, bike, or on foot to Whistler’s nearby and breath-taking lakes.
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Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre

Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre

Connet with Whistler's Sk̲wxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish Nation, Coast Salish) and Líl̓wat7ul (Lil’wat Nation, Interior Salish) Nations culture and heritage.
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PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Soar between mountains on the World Record Breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola
Spring Summer Fall
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Hiking

Explore the wonderful wilderness of Whistler via the km of hiking trails in Whistler.
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Ziplining

Soar through the air and be surrounded by breathtaking views of the Whistler area.
Camp Fairmont
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Tennis

Swing into action with our expert-led play sessions—grab a racket and serve up some fun!
Private Tours

Ancient Cedars Tour

Get lost among the awe-inspiring giants, some of the oldest trees in Whistler, and discover a world of natural wonder. Take your time as you work your way along the path – there are climbable trees and photo ops galore. Lace up your hiking boots and let's embark on this unforgettable journey together with our Whistler Experience Guides.​
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Summer Events

The sun never sets on adventure. Fairmont Chateau Whistler takes you from sunrise to sunset with a packed calendar of exclusive summer events, festivals, and concerts.

Year-Round
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Forged Axe Throwing

Join us for a trip to Forged Axe Throwing - Whistler’s only indoor axe throwing venue. Learn the techniques behind Axe throwing and play some fun games with our Whistler Experience Guide.
Location: Frontenac Foyer
Time: July 23rd:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Bruce Cockburn

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Drag in the Mountains

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 29th:

Outdoor Stretch and Mobility

This Stretch and Mobility class is designed to help you improve your flexibility and increase your range of motion (mobility).
Location: Croquet Lawn
Time: July 20th:
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Deep Summer Photo Challenge

Over the course of the challenge, five photographers – plus one wildcard – will shoot for their lives during the first Crankworx weekend, putting together an epic slideshow set to music.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
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Green Lake Bike

Join one of Whistler Experience Guides as they take you on a bike ride to Green Lake, where you’ll have a close up look at this stunning, vivid turquoise coloured lake, just north of Whistler Village.
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 25th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Steph Strings

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
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Intermediate Pickleball Clinic

This session focuses on game based drills followed by match play. Each session will focus on a new theme chosen by our Pickleball professional to help players improve their skills.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
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Pickleball Mixer

Join us for some Round Robin games, with matchups organized by a coach. Suitable for players at low-intermediate level and above. 
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
Summer
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Whistler Village Beer Festival

Seven days filled with all things beer, including brewery tours, beer yoga, foodie events, live music, after-parties and of course, beer sampling.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: September 7th:

Fairmont Friday

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: Mallard Lounge
Time: July 26th:
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Scenic Bike Ride

A local favourite, Lost lake, is just a short ride from the front door of the hotel, and is a must-see for anyone visiting Whistler. Rain or shine, Lost lake always delivers stunning scenery.
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

The Sheepdogs

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Half Moon Run

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Food & Beverage
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Black Bears, Grizzly Bears and Mountain Lions

Enjoy your morning coffee or orange juice while taking a fascinating peek into the life of Whistler and Squamish black bears, grizzly bears, and mountain lions with host Michael Allen, renowned local Wildlife Researcher.
Location: Frontenac Ballroom
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Flor De Cana 12 Mai Tai

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Crankworx

Red Bull Joyride

The season-defining conclusion of the Crankworx FMBA Slopestyle World Championship and the Triple Crown of Slopestyle, Joyride brings together over 35,000 fans on the ground, and millions more around the world.
Location: The Boneyard Bike Park
Time: July 27th:
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The Great Canadian Goose Chase

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.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
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Water Balloon Toss Challenge

For all kids and ‘kids at heart’. Hone your water balloon tossing skills and prepare for an exploding good time. All ages welcome. Prizes to be won!
Location: Croquet Lawn
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Remy Signature Side Car

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Summer
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Mountain Top Feast

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening in the summertime at the Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain, enjoy an incredible, mountain top dining experience with live music.
Location: Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Malfy Gin Spritz

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
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Camp Fairmont – Canada’s Birthday Bash

For big and small kids alike! Prepare and warm up for an active day of celebrating Canada’s birthday. Featuring face painting, glitter tattooing, crafts and more.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Herradura Silver Classic Margarita

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Year-Round

Pilates

Focus on improving flexibility, strength, stability and body awareness through a series of core exercises. Perfect for preparing your core muscles for a big day on the slopes.
Location: Yoga Suite
Time: July 22nd:

Family Tennis

Game. Set. Match. Join our open play session supervised by our Tennis coach. Come out with the family, pick up a paddle or racquet and play some games.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
CWR_Shopping Whistler Village

Camp Fairmont – The Great Canadian Goose Chase

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.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:

Introduction To Pickleball

This 90 minute session covers the fundamental skills needed to play a game - Learn to rally, start a point and score. Great for beginners or intermediates wanting to review the fundamentals.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
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Sunrise Paddle Boarding

Try your hand at water sports during your Whistler vacation and join us for a morning of tranquility on beautiful Green Lake. You will have the opportunity to explore this peaceful lake and take in the pristine mountain views on a stand up paddle board. Bring your swimsuit along as there is nothing more refreshing than an early morning dip to start your day.
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Walk Off The Earth

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Spring
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Brandywine Falls

Plunging a dizzying 70 meters, Brandywine Falls is a must-do sight when visiting Whistler. The outing includes transport and a guided hike to the Brandywine lookout.
Location:
Time: July 24th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Dear Rouge

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
aerial shot of the property

Canada’s Birthday Bash

For big and small kids alike! Prepare and warm up for an active day of celebrating Canada’s birthday. Featuring face painting, glitter tattooing, crafts and more. *Weather permitting
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
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Dirt Diaries Video Challenge

The Dirt Diaries puts creative power into the hands of photo and film-focused mountain bikers, tasking them to capture the essence of the experience we all share and love.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Easter brunch at the Wildflower

Camp Fairmont – Independence Day Cake Sharing

Come share cake with our Fairmont family as we celebrate America’s 247th year since the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Stoli Moscow Mule

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Summer
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XFONDO Whistler

New and from the creators of RBC GranFondo Whistler, XFONDO is an all roads bike race featuring road, gravel, trail and dirt.
Location: Whistler
Time: July 20th:
Private Experience
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Lake Loop E-Bike

Visit Alta Lake, Nita Lake and Alpha Lake, all in one tour, and don’t forget your bathing suit as the water might tempt you for a dip!
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Drag in the Mountains with THE BRATPACK

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Colin James

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 16th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

William Prince

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Crankworx

Canadian Open Enduro

Riding clean and fast on showcase trails with friends and legends is the order of the day in Enduro racing.
Location: Whistler
Time: July 24th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Teramana Classic Margarita

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Summer
Red Bull Joyride at Whistler Crankworx

Crankworx Whistler Mountain Bike Festival

The best riders, most hard-core fans and 10 days of gravity-defying, awe-inspiring competitions coupled with incredible celebrations.
Location: Whistler
Time: July 20th:
Food & Beverage
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Whistler Farmers’ Market

A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities.
Location: Upper Village Stroll
Time: July 20th:

Family Pickleball

Game. Set. Match. Join our open play session supervised by our Pickleball coach. Come out with the family, pick up a paddle or racquet and play some games.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Ocie Elliott

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 23rd:
Female paddle boarder enjoying quiet morning on Green lake.

Green Lake Paddle Boarding

Try your hand at water sports during your Whistler vacation and join us for a morning of tranquility on beautiful Green Lake. You will have the opportunity to explore this peaceful lake and take in the pristine mountain views on a stand up paddle board. Bring your swimsuit along as there is nothing more refreshing than an early morning dip to start your day.
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 20th:

BC Day Long Weekend in Whistler

Entertainment in the Village, plus a huge range of summer activities so you can experience the incredible landscape for yourself.
Location:
Time: July 20th:
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Camp Fairmont – Summer Urban Olympics

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.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Moontricks

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Herradura Silver Classic Margarita

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Allison Russell

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Del Maguey Paloma

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
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Early Bird Swim

Dive into Alta Lake at Lakeside Park for an invigorating early morning plunge.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Bedouin Soundclash

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Aysanabee

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
People doing yoga

Mountain Mobility

This Stretch and Mobility class is designed to help you improve your flexibility and increase your range of motion (mobility).
Location: Yoga Suite
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Remy Signature Side Car

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Stoli Moscow Mule

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Easter brunch at the Wildflower

Independence Day Cake Sharing

Come share cake with our Fairmont family as we celebrate America’s 247th year since the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Lazy Syrup Orchestra with Ashleigh Ball

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:

Intermediate Pickleball Mixer

Looking to get in some competitive Round Robin games with tiered matchups organized by level of play, this is the place for you. Suitable for players level 3.0+
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
Year-Round
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Aquatic Fitness Class

Enjoy a full-body workout that is also easy on joints. Our on-site instructor is here to guide you through this refreshing and invigorating class.
Location: Health Club
Time: July 22nd:
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Lost Lake Bike

A local favourite, Lost lake, is just a short ride from the front door of the hotel, and is a must-see for anyone visiting Whistler. Rain or shine, Lost lake always delivers stunning scenery.
Location: Mountain Adventure Centre
Time: July 22nd:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Herradura Silver Classic Margarita

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Tromba Tequilla Sunrise

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Fort Knox Five

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 15th:

Fairmont Friday: Tromba Tequilla Sunrise

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Summer
Concert at whistler olympic plaza

Whistler Summer Concert Series

Whistler Olympic Plaza is the place to be in summer for free, outdoor concerts on weekends, special holidays and during festivals.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 4th:
Summer
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Canada Cup XCO

Come cheer on the athletes at this year’s Canada Cup as it returns to Whistler.
Location: Blackcomb Base II
Time: July 20th:
Crankworx

Deep Summer

The Deep Summer Photo Challenge is a crowd favourite every year, capturing the best of mountain bike culture in the Sea to Sky Corridor, from Squamish to Pemberton.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 23rd:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Del Maguey Paloma

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Crankworx

Rockshox Canadian Open DH

The Rockshox Canadian Open DH course is a one-run takedown of Whistler's famous terrain, on a trail sporting rooty singletrack, steep rock drops and big air features.
Location: Whistler Bike Park
Time: July 21st:

Double Tennis Clinic

This 90-Minute clinic will work on the fundamentals of playing with a partner and knowing your job in all four court positions.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Flor De Cana 12 Mai Tai

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Trans-Canada Highwaymen

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 22nd:
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Granfondo Whistler

The largest Gran Fondo in North America, RBC GranFondo Whistler is inclusive, open to everyone, and now offers the classic 122 km Gran Fondo, 152 km Forte and 55 km Medio categories. 
Location:
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Flor De Cana 12 Mai Tai

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Astrocolor

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 8th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Stoli Moscow Mule

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Players playing pickleball

Pickleball Clinic

This fun family friendly Pickleball clinic, run by qualified Whistler Racquet Club instructors, is a great way to learn some new skills and play some fun games.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:
woman and child playing in a sprinkler

Camp Fairmont – Sprinkler Party

Join us for some fun in the sun ‘Fairmont-style’! Run through the sprinkler under the summer sunshine. Towels will be provided.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
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Camp Fairmont – Early Bird Lake Plunge

Refresh with an invigorating early morning plunge into Lost Lake. We’ll bring the towels, hot chocolate and some delicious Portobello pastries.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
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Red Bull® Joyride Finals – Crankworx

Steeped in 15+ years of tradition, this is the most challenging event on the circuit. The 14 best riders in the world bring their A-game to this invitational showcase, interpreting a custom-built course and giving it their all.
Location: Whistler Bike Park
Time: July 20th:
kids playground at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Kids Adventure Camp

Your little ones will love exploring with scavenger hunts, getting creative with crafts, and playing exciting games around the hotel. 
Location: Health Club
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Teramana Classic Margarita

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:

Fairmont Friday featuring a Malfy Gin Spritz

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:

Introduction to Tennis

Join our Tennis instructor in this 90 minute session that covers the fundamental skills needed to play the game.
Location: Pickleball Court
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Remy Signature Side Car

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:

Art On The Lake

Spend the day immersed in nature and the warm summer sun exploring art around every bend, surrounded by live local music.
Location:
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Ibibio Sound Machine

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

New Breed Brass Band

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Year-Round

Aquatic Stretch Class

This class is especially helpful for when your muscles have been overworked during the sport you like doing.
Location: Health Club
Time: July 24th:
Food & Beverage
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Whistler Farmers’ Market

A feast for your senses, the Whistler Farmers' Market features local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities.
Location: Upper Village Stroll
Time: July 20th:
Crankworx

Dirt Diaries

The Dirt Diaries puts creative power into the hands of photo and film-focused mountain bikers, tasking them to capture the essence of the experience we all share and love.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 24th:
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Valley Trail Bike

Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for a relaxing bike ride along Whistler’s Valley Trail. Bike along beautiful creeks and across forest beds on this intertwined trail.
Location: Whistler
Time: July 21st:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Malfy Gin Spritz

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
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Canada Day Flag Raising

Show your proud Canadian spirit! At 11:00AM we’ll meet in the hotel front entrance to raise the flag on Canada’s birthday. The flag raising will be followed by our always tasty treat sharing tradition.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:

Skateboard and Scooter Camp

Evolve Camps' Whistler Skateboard and Scooter Camp is a drop-off only day camp program operating out of the Whistler Skatepark.
Location: Whistler Skatepark
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Boy & Bear

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 30th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Blackie and The Rodeo Kings featuring Daniel Lanois and Terra Lightfoot

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Del Maguey Paloma

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
Race Event
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RBC GranFondo

The RBC GranFondo Whistler is a stunning point-to-point cycling journey along the famous Sea to Sky corridor between Vancouver and Whistler.
Location: Whistler
Time: September 7th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Skii Tour Summer Concert Series 

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
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Whistler Community Parade

Celebrate Canada Day the Whistler way through a parade through Whistler Village.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: July 20th:
Peak to peak gondola

PEAK 2 PEAK Experience

Join us on a sightseeing adventure of the stunning Whistler and Blackcomb mountains. Let the gondolas transport you up to 6000 Feet, where the journey across the incredible Peak to Peak begins.
Location: Hotel Lobby
Time: July 20th:
Live Music
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

The Suffers

Enjoy a free concert at the iconic open-air Whistler Olympic Plaza. This event is part of the Whistler's Summer Concert Series.
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: August 9th:
Year-Round
Overlooking the summer village

Village Stroll

Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides as they take you through the Winter Wonderland of the North Village, Village Centre and back to the Upper Village.
Location: Frontenac Foyer
Time: July 20th:

The Mallard Fairmont Friday: Tromba Tequilla Sunrise

Kick off your weekend right at the Mallard's famous Fairmont Fridays. Featuring boot stomping live music, refreshing cocktails and delectable shared plates.
Location: The Mallard Lounge
Time: July 20th:
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Summer Excursions

Capture the true essence of Whistler. Get an unforgettable backstage pass to the area’s best hiking, biking, watersports, and more with our exclusive Whistler Experience Guides.

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Summer Offers

Make more memories for less. Start planning your ultimate summer getaway to Whistler with special savings on everything from midweek getaways to golf packages at Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

Golf
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Whistler Golf Resort Vacation

Save on a classic 'stay & play golf' package at Whistler's only golf resort.
Year-Round
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Suite Experience Offer

Take your stay to the next level with our Suite Experience Package.
Year-Round
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A Touch of Gold Offer

This summer stay golden. Save 20% off your stay on Fairmont Gold and enjoy $100 hotel credit, private gold lounge, breakfast daily, evening canapés & honor bar.
Year-Round

AAA / CAA Members Rate

CAA/AAA members save 15% on 2-night stays + $50 Dining Credit.
Year-Round
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Multi-Room Family Offer

Vacation is family time. Bring everyone together and save on multiple rooms.
Year-Round
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Bed and Breakfast Offer

Comfort and luxury makes this B&B package the ideal carefree getaway.
Best Resort Offers
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BC Resident Offer

There is no place like home, and there's no place like Whistler. Explore your own backyard with special savings for BC Residents.
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Summer Blogs

Find your west coast inspiration. Get the inside scoop on Whistler’s best warm-weather activities, summer adventures, seasonal culinary experiences, and more with our Slopeside Stories Blog.

Summer
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7 New Experiences at the Chateau Summer 2024

Summer

Perfect Match: Fairmont Gold’s New Summer Cocktails for Your Whistler Adventure

Summer
Radiante Taqueria Restaurant at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Discover the Vibrant Flavors of Radiante Taqueria Terrace This Summer

Summer
rooftop pollinator bee farm

The Buzz about Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s New Rooftop Beehives

Summer
Concert at Whistler's olympic plaza

Music In The Mountains: Whistler Summer Concert Series

Summer
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Love Where We Live: 8 Ways to Travel Consciously in Whistler (Spring & Summer)

Summer
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Whistler’s Best Summer Picnic Spots

Summer

Freshen Up Your Summer: Dive into Whistler’s Cool Adventures

Summer
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Ultimate Guide To A Whistler Girls’ Weekend

Summer

Refresca Tu Verano: Sumérgete en las Aventuras Más ‘Cool’ de Whistler

Summer
Summer Hiking on Whistler mountain

Sunny Days and Mountain Plays – Whistler Summer 2024 Guide

Summer
Summer Hiking on Whistler mountain

Sunny Days and Mountain Plays – Whistler Summer 2023 Guide

Summer

The Perfect 5 Day Whistler Summer Itinerary

Summer
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All Aboard! Your Guide To Exploring Western Canada By Rail

Summer
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Whistler’s Bears: With Local Expert Michael Allen

Summer
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9 Ways to Get Moving at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Summer
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Meet the Patios of Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Fall
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Fairmont Gold’s Can’t Miss Cocktails

Fall
A man holds a glass of the Signature Baklava Sour

National Cocktail Day – Signature Baklava Sour Recipe

Fall
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Fore the Love of Golf

Summer
Lakeside summer in Whistler

The Perks of Planning a Mid-Week Whistler Vacation

Fall
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6 Golden Reasons Why Fairmont Gold is Truly the Next Level

Summer
A man and woman stand on a rock looking towards mountains as the sun sets

What to Expect – Whistler Summer 2022

Fall
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6 Ways To Pamper Your Pooches At Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Fall
A King Slopeside Room

Get first tracks at Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Discover our newly renovated rooms this winter

Summer
A man and his son laughing and playing in a lake

Best Ways To Beat The Summer Heat In Whistler

Summer
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Guide To Pint Sized Activities For Young Children In Whistler

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Pet-Friendly

The dog days of summer. Whistler’s wide-open spaces and mountain adventures are truly a pooches’ paradise, and we’ve got everything you need to plan your pet-friendly trip to Whistler.

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Summer Concierge

One-stop Whistler vacation planning. From patio recommendations and transportation tips to tee-time bookings and cabana rentals, Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s concierge team is at your service.

Explore Every Season

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Fall

Fall in love with Whistler. Crisp alpine air, stunning foliage, and magical late-season snowfalls set against mountains make Fairmont Chateau Whistler the perfect destination for autumn adventure.

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Winter

From play to après. A variable winter wonderland, Fairmont Chateau
Whistler delivers Olympic-level ski terrain, alpine adventure, and unmatched luxury from the iconic base of Whistler Blackcomb.

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Spring

Experience it all this spring. Snowy evenings, warm sun, and plenty of bluebird days for skiing give Fairmont Chateau Whistler an enviable advantage for dreamy spring break getaways.