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5 Reasons to Visit Whistler This Winter

Everyone has their own reason to visit Whistler, whetherit’s skiing, snowboarding, fresh air, family fun or crazynightlife. With all the new snow that has arrived inWhistler, we can’t wait to see you this season. Of course, with allthat fresh powder waiting, we don’t expect to see you very much!Here are five Whistler events that we love.

TELUS Winter Classic – Jan 28 – 29, 2011

  • Classic Whistler apres
  • Wine Tasting
  • Auctions
  • Live entertainment
  • Mountain Top Gala

Full details for the 2011 TELUS WinterClassic can be found at the Whistler Blackcomb Foundationwebsite.

Appleton Rum Peak to Valley Race – Feb 4 – 5, 2011

  • Ski from Whistler Saddle to Dusty’s
  • 180 gates
  • 1443 metre vertical drop
  • Helmets are mandatory (new)

Check out this Peak to Valley fan videowe found on YouTube.

Fire and Ice7 Eleven Fire and Ice – Every Sunday at 6:30pm

  • Whistler village
  • Fire spinners
  • Ring of fire
  • Ski jumps
  • Snowboard tricks

Rio Tinto Alcan Whistler Cup – April 8 – 10, 2011

  • International event
  • Largest North American ski race
  • Features the best upcoming youth skiers from all over theworld!

Information about news, volunteers, photos, video and historycan be found at

TELUS World Ski and Snowboard Festival – April 15 – 24,2010

  • Fashion shows
  • Films and photography
  • Live music
  • ‘Party in April, Sleep till May’ – festival motto

For 15 years, the TELUS Ski andSnowboard Festival has turned Whistler into the epic party thatno one wants to miss.

What Brings YOU To Whistler?

These are the 5 big events that our guests talk about. Feel freeto share your experiences with us.

Posted on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 | Comments (0) | Category: Resort Information | Permalink


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