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 wide-open spaces, and take in our cultural side with arts and heritage experiences. Welcome to Whistler's winter wonderland.

2022 Family Discounts and Offers

Here's a look at a few of the special offers that were available to families in 2022. Please check back in 2023 for updated offers and information.

Ski and Snowboard Rentals

  • Free Kids Rental per paying adult at select rental locations

Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing

  • 50% off all cross-country ski and snowshoe day tickets at Lost Lake Park
  • 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 21, 2022.
  • 50% off youth snowshoeing tours with The Adventure Group from February 19 - 25, 2022.


  • 50% off youth Superfly Zipline tours from February 19 - 25, 2022
  • Adults pay the same as kids on Ziptrek Tours from February 19 - 25, 2022


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

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

Arts and Culture

Vallea Lumina

  • 50% off for youth at Vallea Lumina from February 19 - 25, 2022

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.

Free self-guided tours in Whistler

Free Self-Guided Tours
in Whistler

Download our free Go Whistler Tours app to adventure more deeply in Whistler. Experience everything from Olympic legacies and craft beer, to art and natural wonders.

Family Activities in Whistler

Whistler Winter Itinerary:
Family Friendly Fun

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Whistler Lodging Deals

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