Holidays in Whistler

Treat the family to a white magical holiday season this year. Whistler is truly a winter wonderland during the Christmas Holidays and over New Year’s Eve. The village comes to life during the festive season with carolers and a fresh white winter blanket of snow draped over Whistler and Blackcomb mountains, while an incredible display of Christmas lights can be found at every corner of the village stroll creating that perfect winter holiday escape.

Whistler Christmas and New Year Accommodation

Christmas and New Year’s are the most popular times of the year in Whistler and Whistler accommodations, activities, and dinner reservations always book out early. Some of the most sought after condos and homes can book a year in advance. Most Whistler hotels and condos require a minimum stay of five or seven nights over New Year and four or five nights over Christmas. Be sure to reserve your accommodation early to avoid disappointment. Book online or call us today 1.877.932.1777 to make a reservation.

Photo: Justa Jeskova Whistler Family Après

Whistler Family Après

Whistler Family Apres is held twice a week during the winter season and offers families an opportunity to participate in organized outdoor activities, including, skating, tobogganing, a snow maze and more.

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Photo: Justa Jeskova Skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza

Skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza

The Whistler Olympic Plaza offers outdoor skating seven days a week during the winter months. Alternatively, you can skate at Meadow Park or outside on a lake when conditions permit.

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Photo: Mike Crane Fire and Ice Show

Fire and Ice Show

Watch world-class athletes flipping and twisting through a burning ring of fire and finish with a first class fireworks display. The Fire and Ice Show is performed by top members of Whistler Blackcomb's Ski & Snowboard School. Free event.

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Photo: Mike Crane Whistler Holiday Experience

Whistler Holiday Experience

This FREE family fun zone is unparalleled for indoor entertainment and festive activities! The whole family will enjoy the mini-golf, bouncy castles, video games and visit from Santa Claus.

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Photo: Mike Crane Deck Your Home

Deck Your Home

Whistler Platinum offers Christmas Trees and Festive decorating packages to make you feel more at home while you are on vacation. To have your decorated tree waiting for you when you arrive, please place your order as soon as possible by calling us at 1.877.932.1777.

Christmas Dinner

Christmas Dinner

Let someone else do the cooking! Have your pre-cooked Christmas dinner delivered, complete with simple re-heat instructions or book your Christmas dinner at one of over 90 restaurants. Call us at 1.877.932.1777 to book.

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Photo: Mike Crane Christmas Caroling

Christmas Caroling

Sing along to traditional Christmas carols as well as your favourite holiday tunes at the annual Christmas Eve Carol Service. Held at the Westin Resort and Spa (December 24) and hosted by the Whistler Children's Chorus.

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Photo: Mike Crane New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

A family-style evening of celebration and enchantment at two unique indoor venues that are within walking distance of each other in Whistler Village. A bounty of entertainment and activities are ready to greet your family at each location.

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Photo: Mike Crane New Year's Accommodation

New Year's Accommodation

Explore all of our available New Year’s accommodation below and choose from a selection of Whistler vacation rentals including luxury homes, condos, and townhomes.

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