Family Day in Whistler, BC

Monday February 8, 2016

Take your family to Whistler for Family Day, and enjoy the winter wonderland together. Explore our family-friendly resources and start planning a weekend to remember!

Family Fun in Whistler

There's plenty of ways to have fun with the family here, and while skiing and snowboarding is a big reason to visit it's only the tip of the iceberg for winter fun. Browse the following for more ideas on things to do this February.

The Whistler Insider Blog: Family Advice

Lift Ticket Discounts

BC Residents can enjoy the fourth annual Family Day in BC with 50% off full day lift tickets for skiing or snowboarding on Monday February 8, 2016.

1-day 50% off lift tickets are only available at the Ticket Window. Present proof of residence at the Ticket Window to receive the discount*.

*Discount does not apply on sightseeing tickets.

There is more to Whistler than skiing and snowboarding - check out these special Family Day deals:

Business Offer

Outdoor Activities

Nordic at Lost Lake Park BC Residents can receive 50% off day tickets for cross country skiing or snowshoeing on Monday February 8, 2016.
Whistler Olympic Park and Callaghan Country 50% discount on trail tickets for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Discount only available on site/not available for online purchases, discount applies to all customers (not only BC residents).
Ziptrek Ecotours Kids Zip Free! 1 free youth per 1 FULL paying adult. Valid for departures on Sunday Feb 7 & Monday Feb 8. (Not valid on P2P Combos or in conjunction with any other offers), - All guests will need to call 604.935.0001 or book in person at Ziptrek Guests Services in the Carlton Lodge.
The Adventure Group and Superfly Ziplines 50% off all tours, Fine Print: must have BC ID. Only available on BC family day, not able to be combined with any other offer.
Head-Line Mountain Holidays Heli Ice Cave Explore - Book a family of 5 and receive  50% off the 5th passenger. Fine Print (e.g. restricted to BC residents, only available on BC Family Day): Based on available aircraft, age and weight restrictions may apply, weather day included.
Whistler Olympic Plaza Children rent skates free with Adult skate rental.

Indoor Activities

Fathom Stone Art Classes $10 Off any soapstone carving class. Only available full month of February 2016.
Whistler Museum Kiddies Apres all weekend, Feb 6 – 8, 3 PM – 6 PM daily. Activities include crafts, colouring, button making, scavenger hunts, lego, and more! Free hot chocolate. Event by donation.
The Core Mom or Dad climb for free when they are with their kids. This will apply to our popular 1 hour guided climbing sessions or drop in climbing visits and will be valid for the entire weekend, February 6 – 8.
West Coast Float Experience Deep Relaxation - $20 off a 90 minute Sensory Deprivation Float - Family Day Special $75 (regularly $95), Friday, February 5 & Monday, February 8 at 10 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM float sessions.


Cool As a Moose We will be holding a lucky dip for the kids with many different toys and goodies and also be giving away FREE helium balloons! Fine Print: lucky dip will only be available on Family day.
Soles of Whistler Tax fee on all full price purchases in store. Fine Print: restricted to BC residents, only available on BC Family Day.
THE ORACLE 2 for 1 BE THE CHANGE FOR KIDS CARDS and take your photo with our big happy Buddha!
Great Glass Elevator 10% off bulk for everyone and a free kids popcorn for anyone who spends $10 or more and mentions the webpage.
Affinity Sports Kids rent free on Family Day - Monday February 8. Restricted to BC residents, only available on BC Family Day: 1 kid skis free per paying adult, if booking online please add note in comments.


The Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa, Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grille Guests who stay at Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa receive special discounting in our Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grille for their kids! Cubs 5 & under eat free and ages 6-12 receive 50% off. Buffet breakfast starts daily at 7 AM so you have time to fuel up and hit the slopes!
Whistler Cooks Whistler Cooks Express Meals - $49 per casserole (feeds 6); Lasagna, Butter Chicken, Shepherd's Pie and much more! Available for pick-up or delivery ($25); orders must be placed 2 days prior to pick-up/delivery date.
The Lift Coffee Shop at Nesters Kids 10 and under eat for FREE on Family Day when accompanied by an adult who purchases a meal over $10.
Moguls Coffee House Free kids hot chocolates with any purchase made by Mom and Dad. Limit to 1 per child. Only available on Family Day - Monday, February 8.


Taman Sari Royal Heritage Spa All body treatment & body massage 25%. This offer valid until 1 PM  and not valid for Saturday, some restriction may apply.
Wildflower Restaurant Open earlier for Family Day weekend 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Offering Kids Buffet Favorites for $22.

Whistler's Year-round Family Travel Program

BC Transit’s Family Travel Program allows any adult customer using a valid Whistler transit system pass to travel with up to three children (12 years and under) free of charge. This program does not apply to cash fares and tickets, find out where to purchase eligible passes through BC Transit.

Here's a look at what's on over the Family Day weekend, with more events to be added shortly.

Family Time in Whistler

Family Time in Whistler:
The Savvy Sassy Edition

Whistler with kids - honorary Insider Andrea Fellman (aka the original Savvy Sassy Mom) gives us the rundown on her recent family trip.

Whistler Rewards

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Stay and Ski Packages

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