Wanderlust Whistler is a journey, where different paths are open for different people to explore and the meeting of like-minded individuals is facilitated. Bring a friend or make a whole group of new ones. Whether youre exploring the festival for a multi-day mountaintop adventure or gathering for a daylong retreat, Wanderlust events are an opportunity to unplug from the ordinary and discover the extraordinary.
The following information is from the 2016 festival - stay tuned for more information on the 2017 Wanderlust Whistler festival.
Music and Performances
Music is woven into the fabric of the festival. Confirmed artists for 2016 include: José González, MC Yogi, Steel Pulse, DJ Drez and many more.
Yoga & Meditation
The festival hosts a selection of local and international teachers, representing a broad spectrum of yoga disciplines and teaching styles. Be inspired with new teachers and returning favourites.
Confirmed teachers for 2016 include: Jonny Kest, Kathryn Budig, Noah Mazé, Shiva Rea and many more.
The Speakeasy is Wanderlust Festivals unique lecture series on subjects pertaining to the mindful life, featuring inspiring and insightful talks from a wide range of presenters including prominent yoga teachers, musicians, authors, leading figures in the areas of wellness and spirituality, and much more.
Confirmed speakers for 2016 include: Shiva Rea, Eoin Finn, Sheela Bringi and many more.
Hikes and Runs
Guided hikes and runs enable attendees to explore the connection between nature, yoga and music amongst the stunning natural beauty of the Coast Mountains. Choose from a series of activities with a different focus, from live music meditation to explorations of local flora and fauna and sunrise or sunset hikes.
Get off your mat and experience flow of a different kind. Whistlers mountains provide endless opportunities to challenge yourself in new, beautiful surroundings. Try standup paddleboard yoga, downhill or cross country biking, rafting, ziplining or rock climbing.
Farm to Table Dinner
Get a true taste of Whistler when Wanderlust hosts the Farm to Table Dinner, an unforgettable dining experience hosted on Whistler Mountain with breathtaking views. Local farmers and chefs collaborate to craft a nourishing feast showcasing all that is fresh, sustainable and delicious about the local food scene.
Wanderlust Whistler features a unique Kula Market that showcases exhibitors and not-for-profit organizations that align with the Wanderlust vision. The market is free and open to the public. Attendees may also wish to visit the Farmers Market in the Upper Village for fresh local produce.