GO Fest – Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival

May 20 – 23, 2022

Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival is an annual celebration of outdoor activities, art, music and education. It falls on the Victoria Day Long Weekend, with four days of events to welcome warmer months and get everyone out and enjoying Whistler’s great outdoors.

2021 GO Fest Schedule

Have a look at what happened for GO Fest in 2021 and check back for updates and a new schedule for 2022.

GO Fest is bringing Whistler to your backyard this year with an exciting lineup of activities and experiences that celebrate and showcase Whistler, the outdoors and the below festival pillars. Please visit the GO Fest website for the full schedule and curate your own GO Fest experience.

Education

Pick up a new skill or freshen up an old one with a range of workshops. Learn how to prepare for a multi-day hike, make cocktails, build a birdhouse and get gardening tips. Participate in breathwork, journaling, forest bathing sessions and more.

Arts and Community

Expand your creative horizons with painting, drawing and sketching workshops. Create dried floral arrangements, make a dreamcatcher and more. Activities for all ages. Watch the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre's land acknowledgement and welcome videos to inspire passion and understanding about our land.

Sport

Move your body with yoga and fitness classes led by local instructors, plus enjoy snow sport edits with WSSF’s Rough Cuts and participate in WORCA’s Virtual Toonie Ride.

Music

GO Fest’s music lineup features something for everyone! There’s kids performers, a range of DJ and bands, all streamed right to your home.

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