Whistler Festivals: Fall & Early Winter

Whistler is home to many special events during the fall and early winter season. Skiing may be what Whistler is most well known for, but fall is when the arts and culture events thrive! When it starts to cool down in the mountains, before the ski season goes into full swing, Whistler hosts many popular festivals. These festivals highlight different areas of the vast arts and culture scene present in Whistler.

Whistler Writers festival

Whistler Writers Festival

October 11 - 14, 2018

Calling all bookworms, authors, and aspiring writers! The Whistler Writers Festival returns for its annual fall celebration of the written word. The Writers Festival is a great chance to speak with established authors, attend workshops, listen to lively speaker panels, and much more. The festival also offers fun evenings of music and conversation with peers and the industry. Don't miss out on the page-turning Whistler Writers Festival this October!

Whistler Cornucopia Festival


November 8 - 18, 2018

Experience an unforgettable 11-day festival dedicated to fall, food, and wine in Whistler this November. Cornucopia is an exploration of your senses with grand tastings, winery dinners, culinary workshops, galas, performances, and more. Now is your chance to discover the best foods and drinks from British Columbia and beyond. Cornucopia is an excellent adventure for anybody looking to satisfy their senses in Whistler.

Whistler Film Festival

Whistler Film Festival

November 28 - December 2, 2018

The Whistler Film Festival, also known as Canada's 'coolest' film festival, will return at the end of November. Running for nearly two decades, the Whistler Film Festival is five full days of new films, special events, and forging industry connections. While much isn't know about the 2018 film and event lineup, the Whistler Film Festival always promises a great time!

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Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

Posted: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

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