Whistler Longboard Festival

September 18 - 20, 2015

Skateboard culture rules at the multi-day skateboard event where high speed freeride racing meets chilled out skate jams. Watch world class events like the warp-speed International Downhill Federation's Canadian World Cup race at the Whistler Sliding Center while enjoying Whistler's chilled out lakes and beaches, outdoor concerts and sizzling nightlife.

2014 Event Schedule

All skate events of the Festival are open to spectators.

International Downhill Federation's Canadian World Cup

Date TBC | Whistler Sliding Centre
This event takes place at the base of Blackcomb Mountain at the Whistler Sliding Centre. The Sliding Centre's gnarly 1.6-kilometre road features a 1,000 foot vertical drop and riders must navigate eight 180 degree hairpins and 11 corners in four and six person heats. Come check out the speed, the crashes, and the passes as over 200 international racers battle it out for the cash podium. There's even a beer garden with finish line view for the hard core fans.

Parking available in Lot 8.

Skate and Shoot and Enduro

All Ages and skills level are invited to participate in the 3rd Annual 10 km Skate X Shoot Biathlon and 20 km Enduro Race in the beautiful Callaghan Valley. There will also be a Slack-line Demo and Workshop and Mini Skate Ramp onsite.

Skate Bowl Jam and Park Slalom Race

Everyone is welcome to the Skate Bowl for a day of demos, contests and riding. Hang out, enjoy the fresh air and meet local and visiting skaters. Parking available in P3, admission is free.

Longboarder Competes in the Whistler Longboard Festival

The Whistler Insider:
Speed, Big Air and...Guns?

The Whistler Insider gets up close and personal with the 20-corner, 1.6km downhill course at the festival plus the Skate X Shoot biathlon event.

Mountain Beach Time Whistler

Whistler Summer Itinerary:
On The Water

Where will you find Whistler locals on a summer day? On, in and around the water. With lakes, beaches and water craft for hire, you can play too.

Get More from your Summer
Choose from free parking, free upgrades and much more!

Valid for arrivals from Now-Oct 31, 2015

Photos & Video from past Whistler Longboard Festivals