Labour Day Long Weekend in Whistler

September 1 – 3, 2018

It's the last long weekend of the warmer months, so add an extra day and stretch out your summer. Enjoy the atmosphere in the Village, free concerts, a host of active and culinary events plus all the outdoor activities you love and free public transit all weekend. Book ahead, as long weekends here are incredibly popular. Here's our tips for things to see and do:

Art Walk in Whistler

What’s On

There’s plenty to do within walking distance of the Village Stroll this Labour Day Long Weekend so you don’t have to plan a thing. Post up on a patio and watch the world go by, wander to the Upper Village to take in the Whistler Farmers’ Markets or kick off the weekend with an art adventure.

Long Weekend Events

Free Music Whistler

Whistler Presents Free Concerts

Play in the mountains all day, take in free music at night. A concert under the stars is the perfect way to end a summer day. Don’t miss special performances by Canadian legend Jann Arden and Vancouver favourites The Boom Booms.

Summer Concert Schedule

BBQ on Whistler Mountain

Dine With A View

Take advantage of the last full weekend of the Mountaintop Top Summer Feast. The menu selection this weekend is simply out of this world.

Whistler Dining Guide

Whistler Summer Ideas

Get Active

Winter is just around the corner, so get out and enjoy the sunshine and warm temperatures while you can. Golf, bike, hike or cruise to your heart's content. It's the perfect season for trail running, you can even test yourself in the The North Face Valley to Peak race.

More Summer Activities

The Whistler Insider: 5 Lessons Learned from the Valley to Peak Race

Audain Art Museum

Broaden Your Horizons

Fall for Arts in Whistler this season as the entire creative community comes together to put on events like Bizarre and Beautiful Art Show, Some Bunny Loves You Puppet Show, Sundays at the Point and more. With the new Cultural Connector you can delve into Whistler’s past and present by learning the stories, visiting cultural institutions and displays of public art.

More About Fall for Arts

Best Spa British Columbia

Chill Out

Pick the ultimate relaxation or combine them into a blissful weekend. Massage and hydrotherapy at the Scandinave Spa combined with a facial and a yoga session or two and you may never return to earth.

Whistler Wellness Options

Sightseeing Tours Whistler

Go Above and Beyond

Gondolas are just one way to see the mountains - get to know Whistler from a whole new perspective with a drive in a guided 4x4, drive yourself on an ATV tour or get the bird's eye view of British Columbia's mountains from a floatplane.

More Sightseeing Options

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Hiking the Skywalk Trail

The Whistler Insider:
September Hiking Ideas

There’s only so many good hiking weekends left this year so now is the time to lace up the boots and try out a new trail.

Whistler Village in Autumn

Fall in Love with
Autumn in Whistler

Gloriously colourful, laid-back and offering dining specials, sales and festivals with an artistic twist – it's hard not to fall for this time of year.

Summer Lodging

Summer Lodging
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