Whistler Children's Festival

July 10 - 12, 2015

This popular summer event brings hands-on art workshops, crafts, theatre, multi-media, dance, music and more to the heart of the Village in Whistler Olympic Plaza. Make the most of a weekend away with the whole family.

For full event schedule, performer list and registration please visit the Whistler Children's Festival website.

Friday July 10

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Details: Free, all-ages dance party in Whistler Olympic Plaza.

Saturday July 11 & Sunday July 12

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Details: The festival takes over Whistler Olympic Plaza all day long. The entrance fee gives access to free activities such as face painting, balloon hats, origami and a covered free-play area for kids under 2 years. There will be performers on stage all day and roving characters to surprise and delight.
Entrance Fee: $5 kids, $10 adults (19+), Free for kids 2 & under
Additional Workshops: A large number of paid creative workshops are also available with projects including Soapstone Carving, Shaggy Shakers, Backyard Birdhouses, Dreamcatchers, Circo-Circuit and Beading Bonanza. The festival entrance fee is included in the workshop price. Register online at the festival website early, as these popular workshops fill up fast!

Whistler Children’s Festival 2015 Partner Hotels

Blackcomb Lodge
Crystal Lodge
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Fairmont Chateau Whistler Logo
Pan Pacific Mountainside
Pan Pacific Village Centre


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A Clown Performs at the Whistler Children's Festival

Whistler Children's Festival Blog
30 Years Young

In this blog, The Whistler Insider delves into the history of the now 30-year-old Whistler Children's Festival.

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You know what they say about families who play together? They are happier, healthier and both kids and parents have way more fun on vacation.

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Photos & Video from Past Whistler Children's Festivals