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Take Your Feasting to the Farm

Wanted: one white linen tablecloth. 100 feet long. Whistler Insider, and grown-up farm-kid, Mary Zinck, likes to take her produce in the great outdoors, fresh from the farm, direct from the hands of grower, passing momentarily through the outdoor kitchen of award-winning Whistler chefs. That's why she's dreaming of long tables in the field.

Cocktail Hour with Whistler’s best mixologists

Summer is here. The views are sweet. The patios are humming. Now you just need a signature beverage… Whistler Insider and self-confessed foodie Mary Zinck takes one for the team in order to research the best house cocktails of the season.

A Singing Pass to free concerts

With the Grand Opening of Whistler Olympic Plaza, the best new outdoor concert venue in BC, Whistler's Summer of Sound hits PLAY. Free concerts, every weekend in August, boost the case made by conductor and bandleader Jeff Maskell that music-lovers have a pretty good gig in Whistler. Now everyone has a Singing Pass.

The Edible Garden Tour

Here, we take you on an edible tour of Whistler and it's top-notch tasty herb gardens.

Fresh films screen at Open Air Movie Nights

Fresh air and films make for a magic combination, as any drive-in aficionado knows. In Whistler, the open air movie night tradition of Lunafliks are a bike-in or walk-in event.

Slow Cycles and Cruiser Adventures

Here, we’ve rounded up a host of free summer Slow Cycles and Cruiser Adventures so that huck or cruise, whichever way you roll, the power of the pedal is with you.

10 Reasons Your Dog Wants to Come to Whistler this Summer

Ever wondered what your dog is dreaming about when he's twitching happily in his sleep? How about Whistler trail runs, belly-soaks, off-leash beaches, home-made organic treats, black tie dinners, pet-sitters and concierges who remember his name. This week's Insider gives a two-paws-up to Whistler as a dog-friendly getaway catering to the R&R needs of blended (canine human) families.

Best Places to Feed a Family – Cheap Eats for Tribes of Three or More

All-in for under $50 for a family of four? No problems.

5 Ways to Unleash Your Inner Olympian in Whistler

From the Whistler Sliding Centre to Whistler Olympic Park - here's how you can unleash your Inner Olympian.

BYO appetite to the Whistler Farmers’ Market

Scout the Whistler Farmers' Market for the season’s first fresh produce, sweet treats and artisan delights. Now Sundays AND Wednesday nights, to make getting your fresh fix even easier. It's a great way to support local growers and artisans, nourish your body, and pick up truly unique gifts or souvenirs.

Chefs’ Favourite Things About Spring

Spot prawns. Spring lamb. Fiddleheads. Asparagus. Watercress. Limited batches of organic gin from the Pemberton Distillery. The promise that it will soon be warm enough to eat ice cream!

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