Family Day in Whistler, BC

February 20, 2023

Family Day is the perfect opportunity to plan a long weekend – or midweek getaway – of fun and adventure with your loved ones. Get out and play, connect with nature in Whistler's rugged mountains, and take in our cultural side with arts and heritage experiences. Welcome to Whistler's winter wonderland.

2023 Family Discounts and Offers

Ski and Snowboard Rentals

  • Save up to 37% on ski and snowboard rentals with Black Tie Ski Rentals

Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing

  • 50% off all cross-country ski and snowshoe day tickets at Lost Lake Park


  • Prebook 72 hours or more in advance and save up to 10% on your Ziptrek adventure


Arts and Culture

Vallea Lumina

Snow Zone and Ice Skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza

  • Free frosty fun, including snow play and sledding. Open daily, snow conditions permitting.
  • Free admission on a first come, first served basis, at the ice skating rink. Skate rentals are $7.

Sightseeing Tours

Meadow Park Sports Centre

  • 50% off drop-in admissions. Does not include drop-in hockey or stick & puck admissions. See rates at
  • Join a family-friendly stick & puck session scheduled from 10:30 to 11:30 AM. Book at

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 6 and under with Epic Rides when travelling with an adult

BC Transit

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

Family Day Weekend Events

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

The Whistler Insider Blog: Family Advice

Family having fun in the mountains of Whistler

What to Do in Whistler
with Your Family

Ideas for how to have fun in Whistler with the family, from light shows in the forest to snowmobiling and escaping underwater lairs.

Family Activities in Whistler

Whistler Winter Itinerary:
Family Friendly Fun

For a family holiday to remember, just add snow. Our itinerary is packed with activities, travel tips and special holiday ideas to help you plan.

Whistler Lodging Deals

Winter 2022/23 Packages
On Sale Now!

Book now and save up to 30% on winter packages. Enjoy peace of mind and flexible cancellation policies with our Book With Confidence program.