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Whistler in Autumn: Things to Do!

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Whistler in Autumn

It’s no secret that Whistler offers an abundance of activities throughout the winter and summer months. Whether it be a ski day on the snow-covered mountains or a fun-packed day of water sports and relaxation by the lakes, both are busy and thrilling times to visit. With summer coming to an end and the promise of winter snow only a mere few weeks away, Autumn has arrived. With it brings the beauty of red and orange covered mountains, cozy fires, red wine, and the locals’ enthusiastic buzz and anticipation of first snowfall. This is the opportune time to recharge and make the most of what Whistler has to offer without the crowds that the peak seasons attract.

 

Local Restaurant Deals

 

Whistler is full of amazing, world-renowned restaurants and bars that offer a diverse array of cuisines. With the arrival of autumn season brings the opportunity to wine and dine at many of Whistler’s local restaurants for a fraction of the regular cost. Offering incredible 3-Course, 4-Course and even 5-Course deals, this is the best time of year to get a taste of Whistler’s best!

 

Featuring but not limited to:

  • Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar
  • Il Caminetto
  • Alta Bistro
  • Wildflower Restaurant
  • Nagomi Sushi
  • The Mexican Corner Restaurant

 

For more details on deals, participating venues and to make a reservation, visit the Tourism Whistler.

 

Craft Beer Month

Are you a lover of all thing’s beer? Well then October in Whistler is the perfect time of year for you! Teaming up to bring us a month of craft beer experiences, Gibbons, Tourism Whistler and the Resort Municipality of Whistler have announced an assortment of craft beer related activities at various local venues to keep our palettes entertained.

For the active and adventurous beer lovers, soaring between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains with the Ziptrek Falcon & Craft Beer Tasting Tour might be right up your alley.

If you’re looking to experience this month of beer in a more relaxing and luxurious way, there are options for you too. The Fairmont are offering the Sip & Stay Retreat package which includes a 60-minute beer-infused body wrap, a flight of craft beer and luxury accommodation.

 

Also featuring Flight & Fare at the Brewhouse, The Whistler Brewery Bus, Beer & Bear photo safaris, Oktoberfest at Hunter Gather and so much more, you are guaranteed to find something to satisfy your style and love of beer.

Visit the Gibbons website for details of the participating venues, deals and event schedule.

 

 

Wine/Art Walk

Calling all art and wine enthusiasts! Arts Whistler is giving us the opportunity to explore Whistler’s vibrant and diverse art gallery scene while sampling hors d’oeuvres and BC wines throughout the tour. Private and public tours are both available every Friday night in October with limited tickets to ensure proper safety measures are maintained.

Tickets and information are available on the Arts Whistler.