Family Day in Whistler, BC

February 17, 2025

Everybody loves a long weekend! Spend this one in Whistler and make memories with your favourite people. Adventure in our mountain playground and check out family-friendly events and special discounts on winter activities. Take in our cultural side too, with arts and heritage experiences throughout the Village.

2024 Family Discounts and Offers*

Here's a look at a few of the special offers that were available to families in 2024. Please check back for additional offers and information closer to Family Day.

Ski and Snowboard Rentals

Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing

  • 25% off cross-country ski and snowshoe trail day tickets at Whistler Olympic Park. Discount is not available for online tickets and only applies to tickets purchased at the gate on February 19, 2024.


  • Save up to 15% on your zipline adventure with Ziptrek Ecotours when you prebook 72 hours or more in advance.


Ice Fishing

  • Save up to 10% on select Ice Fishing tours over the Family Day weekend. Minimum age is 10 years.

Arts and Culture

Vallea Lumina

  • Step into a hidden world in the forest at Vallea Lumina. Children 5 and under are free when accompanied by a paying adult.

Sightseeing Tours

Tasting Tours

Axe Throwing

  • Save up to 10% on Axe Throwing over the Family Day weekend


Ground Transportation

  • Free transfers for children 5 and under with YVR Skylynx when travelling with an adult
  • Free transfers for children 5 and under with Whistler Shuttle when travelling with an adult
  • Free transfers for children 2 and under with Epic Rides when travelling with an adult

BC Transit

  • Children 12 years and under ride free on Whistler Transit buses every day

*Offers are valid on BC Family Day only, February 19, 2024, unless otherwise specified.

2024 Family Day Weekend Events

Here's what's happening for Family Day weekend in Whistler. View our complete Events Calendar for all events in Whistler.

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Whistler Lodging Deals

Winter 2024/25 Packages
Book by August 31

Book your next winter trip before August 31 and save up to 35% on lodging and up to 65% on lift tickets with the Whistler Blackcomb Day Pass.