Canada Day Celebrations

Whistler Blackcomb - Canada Day
Featuring the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Come celebrate Canada's 147th birthday dressed in your red and white, on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. With lots do do and see including free concerts all weekend, its great for all ages. Bring your whole family and celebrate Whistler style with non-stop fun for residents and visitors.

The world-renowned Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and a String Quartet will play a series of free, family-friendly performances that will be as inspiring as they are entertaining. From July 1-5 right in Whistler Village.

When it comes to activities, we’ve got you covered, from top to bottom. Whether you’re into zip-lining over a raging river, hiking the high alpine trails, sailing through the sky on the world record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola, tucking into a mouthwatering Mountain Top BBQ, or cruising our amazing village for some retail therapy, it’s all here and more. See you on the long weekend!

Come celebrate Canada Day and Independence Day with us! With our amazing summer deal, you can soak up the sun and fun of Whistler while saving big. Don't delay, availability will go fast.

Canada Day Long Weekend rooms | Whistler Blackcomb


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*Starting from rate is per night based on 2 adults sharing a studio room and a Minimum Night Stay of 3 from June 27 - July 3, 2014. Offer is subject to availability at time of booking and may change without notice. Taxes and fees are extra. Minimum night stays, weekends rates and/or other restrictions may apply.

Tuesday, July 1

Canada Day Concert
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 230pm

Wednesday, July 2

Brass Quintet Chamber Concerts
Location: Whistler Village
Times: 11:00am - 12:00pm | 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Friday, July 4

String Quartet Concerts
Location: Whistler Village
Times: 11:00am - 12:00pm | 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 8:45pm

Saturday, July 5

String Quartet Concert
Location: Whistler Village
Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 8:45pm

See all the Whistler Presents Concert Series here ».

There is always so much to see and do in Whistler, and the July long weekend is no exception. Stay tuned for more information on what's happening around the village for Canada Day and Independence Day.

Whistler Street Entertainment

Location: Throughout Whistler Village
Time: All Day


Location: Various Venues
Time: All Day

FREE Transit

Location: within whistler
Times: 9:00am - 6:00pm

Pancake Breakfast

Location: Florence Peterson Park
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am
Description: Start off your action-packed Canada Day with a Whistler pancake breakfast tradition. There's a $3.00 minimum donation to Whistler Community Services. Bringing your own plates and utensils is encouraged.

Canada Day Parade

Location: Town Plaza to Mountain Square
Time: 12:00pm

Canada Day Ceremony

Location: Village Square
Time: After the Canada Day Parade

Canada Day Concert - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 3:00pm
Description: Enjoy the festivities of Canada Day in Whistler, including this free concert from the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra celebrating the national day.


Location: The dazzling display of colours and sounds are best viewed from Skier's Plaza.*
Time: 10:15pm

*Please note firework display is subject to change according to weather and local fire hazard conditions.

Whistler Blackcomb summer

PEAK 2 PEAK Alpine Experience

The PEAK 2 PEAK Alpine Experience is about opening up Whistler Blackcomb's incredible potential for adventure. From an alpine meal to pleasant strolls, to epic hikes, the possibilities are infinite.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Mountaintop BBQ - P: Mike Crane

Mountain Top BBQ

Dine at 6,000 ft on Whistler Mountain with mouth watering BBQ chicken and pork, fresh corn on the cob, oven baked biscuits, and select desserts.

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Whistler Mountain Bike Park

Over 4,900 vertical feet of lift-serviced gravity fed, adrenaline fueled descending trails. Something for every level of rider.

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Glacier Skiing & Riding

The sun is shining, the lakes are warm, it's the perfect time to ... go skiing and riding. Work on your tan and get your ski/ride fix at the same time.

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Our Partners

Using state-of-the-art technology, TELUS unleashes the power of the internet to deliver the best solutions to Canadians at home, in the workplace and on the move.

Coca-Cola offers the world's favourite beverage brand to Whistler Blackcomb guests as a part or their memorable resort experience. As the cold drink sponsor at Whistler Blackcomb, Coca-Cola brings more than ice-cold refreshment.

Glacier Fresh Beer.Brewed in the mountain town of Creston, British Columbia, Kokanee beer is famous for it’s cool, crisp glacier-fresh taste. Kokanee is enjoyed by outdoor enthusiasts from coast to coast in Canada.


Since 1995, GMC has been the Official Vehicle of Whistler Blackcomb. GMC trucks and SUVs give you the performance, engineering and technology to get you, your family and friends and all their gear to and from the mountain any time of the year.

Monster Energy

At Monster all our guys walk the walk in action sports, punk rock music, partying, hangin’ with the girls, and living life on the edge. Monster is way more than an energy drink. Led by our athletes, musicians, employees, distributors and fans, Monster is a lifestyle in a can.


Nintendo is the worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, most recently the Wii U™ and the Nintendo 3DS™. It is responsible for the creation of industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™ and Zelda™.


Smirnoff is proud to be the vodka sponsor of Whistler Blackcomb. From extraordinary event experiences, to the latest in Music, Nightlife and extraordinary Cocktails. The world's best cocktails start with Smirnoff.


Samsung Canada is proud to be the official electronics partner and preferred supplier of Whistler Blackcomb. As a world leader in digital technology, Samsung Canada enables Whistler Blackcomb to enhance the resort experience in new and innovative ways.

The Globe and Mail, Canada's National Newspaper, daily offers unparalleled national, international and business reporting, analysis and commentary to all the guests and patrons of Whistler Blackcomb.

American Express is the official Card of Whistler Blackcomb. The sponsorship program brings unique offers, purchase incentives and rewards for American Express® Cardmembers. ®,™: Used by Amex Bank of Canada under license from American Express

GoPro makes the world’s best selling and most versatile cameras, enabling people to capture immersive and engaging footage of themselves during their favorite activities.


An asset to elite athletes around the globe, Oakley is one of the world’s leading product design and sport performance brands. As the official optic partner of Whistler Blackcomb, we are excited to collaborate and share our obsession.


A ton of flavors. A taste that stands out

Jackson Triggs

Our name represents a long-standing tradition of producing premium wines from Canada and around the world; it is your guarantee of outstanding quality and an uncompromising commitment to making great wine. We’ve got a wine for that.


Arc’teryx Equipment is a technical high-performance outerwear and equipment company based in North Vancouver, Canada. Our relentless commitment to design, craftsmanship and performance delivers the Arc’teryx experience.


As the official base layer and sock provider of Whistler Blackcomb, Icebreaker Merino Clothing is proud to bring warmth, comfort and style on the slopes to the resort visitors.


W.L. Gore & Associates, the makers of GORE-TEX® products, is proud to be the official technical fabric sponsor of Whistler Blackcomb. GORE-TEX® products are wearable weather protection that keeps you dry and comfortable from head to toe in any kind of weather.


Fueled by passion and guided by our love for the mountains, Quiksilver has evolved with snowboarding, always pushing the boundaries and taking things further.


Avis Car Rental and its subsidiaries operate one of the world's best-known car rental brands with approximately 5,200 locations in more than 165 countries.


With over 170 years of innovation, Stanley Tools offers the broadest range of carpentry hand tools, automotive tools and storage for construction professionals, mechanics, and home improvement enthusiasts.

Blackcomb Aviation

Blackcomb Aviation is proud to be the Official Helicopter of Whistler Blackcomb. For more than two decades our helicopter pilots and mountain guides have introduced outdoor enthusiasts to the beauty of British Columbia. Summer or winter - our tours cater to a wide range of interests, fitness levels and budgets but can also be tailored for special events. We enjoy this area of our business tremendously and welcome your ideas as much as your business.