Whistler Childrens Festival
July 7 – 9, 2017
This long-running July event brings hands-on art workshops, crafts, theatre, multi-media, dance, music and magical performances to Whistler Olympic Plaza. It’s the perfect excuse to visit family-friendly Whistler for a weekend or more.
Friday, July 7
Details: Free pyjama party in Whistler Olympic Plaza.
Saturday, July 8 & Sunday, July 9
The festival takes over Whistler Olympic Plaza all weekend long. The entrance fee gives access to free activities such as face painting, balloon hats, origami and a covered free-play area for kids under 2 years. There will be performers on stage all day and roving characters to surprise and delight.
$15 for the weekend or $10 per day for children 3–15 years. Free for kids 2 & under, parents and guardians.
A large number of paid creative workshops are also available including Art Bots, Backyard Birdhouses, Dreamcatchers, The Art of Magic and Silly Monster Puppets. Workshop fees start at $15. Register online at the festival website early, as these popular workshops fill up fast!
Registration for 2017 workshops is now open! Visit the Whistler Children’s Festival website to view workshop details and purchase festival tickets.
Book Early and Save - Save up to 40% on accommodation
Plan ahead, save more and stay longer. Book by May 31, 2017 to receive the best value on accommodation and activities in Whistler this summer. Plus, book a 3+ night stay by May 31, 2017 and receive a Bonus $25 Adventure Credit.
- Stay 2 Nights, Save up to 25%
- Stay 3 Nights, Save up to 30%
- Stay 4 Nights, Save up to 40%
*Book a minimum three night stay by May 31, 2017 and receive a $25 gift certificate for Whistler.com. Valid for bookings from May 1 - October 31, 2017. Gift Certificates will expire October 31, 2017.
Whistler Childrens Festival Accommodation Partners
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