WSSF 2017 "Party in April, Sleep in May"

Date:    Sunday, April 16, 2017
Time:    Various Start Times
Where:  Throughout Whistler

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The legendary World Ski and Snowboard Festival returns this April 7 - 16, 2017. The event combines world class ski/snowboard contests, free concerts, photo and video exhibitions, arts shows and more into a 10 day smorgasbord on the senses.

Ride everyday then head down the hill for an array of evening events and late night parties. Live by the WSSF motto "Party in April, Sleep in May". This year's festival features local favourites like the FIDO Free Concert Series, State of the Art, Multiplicity, Olympus Photo and Filmmaker Showdown, Silent Disco and the Big Air Finals.

WSSF Day 2 Schedule

Demo Park

Where: Roundhouse Lounge on Whistler Mountain | Time: 9 AM - 2 PM

Try out the latest gear on the market before you buy at WSSFDemo Day.

State of the Art

Where: Whistler Conference Centre | Time: Daily 12 PM - 6 PM (Open late for ticket holders)

Free art show featuring works from local artists highlighting big mountain lifestyle.

Fido Outdoor Concert Series

Where: Skiers Plaza | Time: TBA

Free outdoor concert series featuring world class musical entertainment. (Schedule to be released soon)

Nesters Market Mascot Mayhem

Where: TBA | Time: TBA

Big Bear, the WSSF offical mascot and his friends visit the Whistler Village Square for a fun day of family fun activities and photos.

The Best of the Fest

Where: Garibaldi Lift Co. | Time: 8:30 PM

Relive the best moments of WSSF 2017. Stop by the GLC and catch the winning entries and best highlights from:

  • Winning film from the Olympus 72hr Filmmaker Showdown
  • Winning film from Intersection; Action sports filmmaking competition
  • Winning slideshow of photos in the Olympus Pro Photographer Showdown

Kokanee Freeride Club Series

Where: TBA | Time: TBA

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