Upcoming Pemberton & Whistler 2017 Fall Events
Even though summer is coming to an end there are still plenty of great events and activities happening in Whistler and Pemberton this Fall 2017. September and October are the perfect months to spend in the Sea to Sky Corridor, colours start to change and the temperature cools down with the autumn air.
September and October blends the ending of the summer activities with a wave of arts and culture events before the ski season hits. Take part in beer festivals, bike races, writers festivals, fine dining, and more in Whistler this Fall.
Whistler GranFondo 2017 | Sept 9
The GranFondo takes riders on a 122 km ride from Vancouver to Whistler this September 9th, 2017. Returning for it's 8th time in the Sea to Sky Corridor, this awe-inspiring trip will take up past Howe Sound and Squamish into the Coast Mountains. Open to recreational and elite athletes, the Whistler GranFondo lets participants ride up Highway 99 for a day to enjoy the incredible views the best way possible - on a bike. After racers cross the finish line they're invited to the celebrate at Whistler's Olympic Plaza with live music and good times. Head over to Whistler GranFondo to learn more about the event.
Whistler Village Beer Festival | Sept 13 - 17
The Whistler Village Beer Festival is back and better than ever this September 13th - 17th, 2017! Join in on tastings, seminars, after parties, and more during the 5th anniversary of the Whistler Village Beer Festival. This year in celebration of beer and being 5 years old, WVBF has decided to give you free admission to the Main Event on Sunday with the purchase of a Saturday ticket! You get to have double the fun for half the price! Check out our blog post on the Whistler Village Beer Festival to learn more about the event.
Mackenzie Cruise | Sept 17
The Pemberton Off Road Cycling Association (PORCA) is getting ready to host its first ever Mackenzie Cruise. On September 17th, 2017 participants will compete in a downhill mountain bike race on the Upper and Lower Mackenzie Cruise Trails in Pemberton. Riders will race from the top of Upper Mackenzie to the Pemberton Gravel Pit, competing for the best time. Don't miss one of your last chances to get up the hill before the season starts to change. Learn more about the Mackenzie Cruise Mountain Bike Race.
Annual Turkey Sale | Oct 6 - 9
Anticipation for ski season can get to an all time high in October. Cooler temperatures and snow dusting the peaks is enough to get anyone excited about winter. While you're waiting for the mountain to open it's probably time to get some new gear to hit the slopes with. The Whistler Blackcomb Annual Turkey Sale has become a staple for locals and visitors to get great deals on new ski and boarding equipment. Whatever you need, come to the Turkey Sale in Whistler this October 6th - 9th, 2017 to get those awesome pre-season savings.
Whistler Writers Festival | Oct 12 - 15
Are you looking to enjoy reading events, seminars, comedy, and more? Well the Whistler Writers festival is back in action this October. This four day festival will give you the chance to meet renowned authors, take part in workshops, listen to speakers, celebrate the written word, and much more. From workshops on comedy, to word craft there's something that you'll definitely find interesting during the Whistler Writers Festival. Head over to the Whistler Writers Festival website to get tickets now.
Are you looking for accommodations in the Sea to Sky Corridor this fall? well Pemberton Valley Lodge offers great deals and packages so you can make your trip one of the kind. the Pemberton Valley Lodge is located only 30 minutes north of Whistler offering you access to all the action but less of the noise.
Posted: Wednesday, August 30, 2017