Outdoor Events in Whistler | May – June
Whistler is always full of fun things to do and great events going on. May and June are no exception. With the return of so many great events, including Go Fest, Tough Mudder, and the Whistler Half Marathon, the only problem you’ll have is choosing what to attend.
Check out some of the big upcoming events in Whistler this May & June!
Bici Gusti Gourmet Ride
May 17 - 19, 2019
The Bici Gusti has been around for a few years now, and it’s an excellent way to enjoy cycling, great views, and gourmet food. Ride through Whistler and the Callaghan Valley enjoying the spectacular views and gourmet local food Whistler has to offer along the way.
The Bici Gusti Gourmet Ride is a smaller event, limited to only 70 riders, so make sure you sign-up early to join the fun!
GO Fest - Whistler Great Outdoors Festival
May 17 – 20, 2019
Get ready to celebrate the great outdoors at this 4 day festival. GO Fest is full of events, activities, warm weather, and much more all around Whistler. Celebrate the Great Outdoors in Whistler during May Long Weekend (Victoria Day Long Weekend). You can find more about Whistler GO Fest and the event schedule on their website.
Whistler Half Marathon
June 1, 2019
Hailed as one of Canada's most scenic runs, the Whistler Half Marathon is an amazing running experience. With 5 distances to choose from (21.1km half marathon, 10km, 5km, 1km kids run, and a 30km), there’s a little something for everyone in the family to participate in. Each course offers a gentle route along a mix of paved and gravel surfaces for runners surrounded by Whistler’s beautiful forests and mountains.
The Whistler Half Marathon is more than just a run though. After the marathon participants and spectators can enjoy the festive atmosphere which comes with live music, seminars, activities for kids, and much more!
June 7 – 9, 2019
Have been looking to get started mountain biking on Whistler Blackcomb? Or maybe you just want to test out some new bikes? Well then ThinkBike Whistler is for you!
Test ride the newest mountain bikes from leading industry manufacturers on the world-famous trails and terrain of Whistler. It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional or a beginner, ThinkBike is the perfect place to get your foot in the door of West Coast mountain biking.
This ‘ultimate Whistler vacation on wheels’ boasts a weekend packed with bikes, guided activities, social events guides, bike park passes, and more. ThinkBike Whistler is a can’t miss if you love mountain biking!
Tough Mudder Whistler
June 15 – 16, 2019
The biggest, baddest obstacle course is back in the Coast Mountains this June. Tough Mudder returns to Whistler for 2 days of mud and endurance. Participants test their fortitude at this ultimate obstacle course located in the Whistler Olympic Park.
Choose a challenge, round up a group of friends, and start training for one of the toughest obstacle courses out there. Find out more at Tough Mudder Whistler!
Things To Do in Whistler
There are tons things to do in Whistler while you’re here! Enjoy the great Canadian outdoors, explore world-class art galleries, and a visit top-notch restaurants and bars.
The only problem you’ll run into in Whistler is deciding what to do! Take a look at a breakdown of some of the best things to do in Whistler depending on what type of person you are.
Don’t Forget to Book Now!
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