When: 07 April - 16 April 2017
Where: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Come to Whistler for the largest music and snow sport celebration of North America, with plenty of snow to go around. The TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival is the biggest gathering of winter sports, music, arts and culture that draws thousands of fans to this local mountain festival. Watch out for a youthful outdoor concert series with an assorted mix of snow sports, fashion shows, film screening, photography face-offs, and dance competitions. Every year, winter sports activities like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and surfing take place, and the sunshine makes skiing amazing. The TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival is one non-stop celebration, a party you don’t want to miss!
Venue and Tickets
The TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival will be held at various Whistler venues. One must pre-register online for the tickets of the various events. The tickets can be collected from the Activity Centre next to the Whistler Conference Centre.
TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival Highlights:
Activities like Superpipe, Slopestyle, and the Big Air Jump have skiers who will enthral you with their exciting show of jumps, on-mountain athletics, and aerial talents.
- The Slopestyle is a challenging activity, featuring huge jumps, rails, which will leave you awestruck
- The Big Air jump is a classic show of aerial talents that will shock, amaze and intimidate the spectators
- The Superpipe event has skiers striving to aim high and perform difficult tricks in air
- Kokanee Freeride Series
- Kokanee Apres Series
- Kokanee Silent Disco
- Outdoor Concert Series
Music concerts will array a vast range of genres to feed your soul, where well-known musical groups will be performing to keep the party going on all 10 days of the festival.
Disco, Parties & Nightlife
Come to the TELUS Festival if you wish to explore the nightlife and party circuit of Whistler. Parties will be organised at various clubs and bars in Whistler.
Olympus 72hr. Filmmaker Showdown – It refines the art of film-making on the basis of originality and speed, where the competitors have to have to meet the deadline or they are out
Olympus Pro Photographer Showdown – The finest action sports photographers in the world are taken who thereby compete with each other
Fashion Exposed – An energy filled fashion show showcasing the best summer and winter collections from the fashion industry
State Of The Art – It rejoices the sub-cultures and anti-movements through interesting mediums
Getting to Whistler
You can take a flight to the Vancouver International Airport. Further, you may take rental cars, motor coaches and limos which are easily available. Whistler is 2 hours 30 minutes drive away from the airport.