Whistler Events in May
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
May is a great time of the year to visit Whistler. Enjoying excellent spring skiing and riding conditions, play a round of golf on one of the championship courses or explore Whistler's cross country mountain bike trails. Combine these activities with great rates, deals and events then you have a winning combination for a spectacular spring vacation in British Columbia.
Whistler Yoga Conference: May 4-6
Enjoy a weekend of yoga in the mountains at the third annual Whistler Yoga Conference. The conference takes place at venues in the Fairmont Chateau Whistler and Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre. This is a great place to meet both yoga students and instructors. There will be over 60 seminars, workshops and classes available over the weekend. For more information visit Whistler Yoga Conference.
WORCA Bike Swap: May 5
The annual WORCA (Whistler Off Road Cycling Association) bike swap will be taking place from 10am to 3pm on May 5. There will be various types of bikes for sale including new and used. You will find cross country bikes, downhill bikes, road, cruiser bikes and kids bikes. Local shops will also be clearing out old stock. For more information, visit WORCA.
Whistler Mountain Bike Park Opens: May 18
The Whistler Mountain Bike Park is scheduled to open on Friday May 18 for the summer season. For more information and to view trail maps, visit the Whistler Mountain Bike.
Vancouver All British Car Run to Whistler: May 20
This event is part of the Vancouver All British Field Meet May Victoria Day weekend. Participants enjoy the drive on one of the world's most scenic roads, the Sea to Sky Highway. Once in Whistler, they will display their cars in the Whistler Olympic Plaza. You will get to enjoy viewing classic British-built and designed motorcars and motorcycles.
Crud to Mud Downhill: May 27
This is a fun spring event to participate or watch! You can participate individually or as a team. The Crud to Mud competitors ski or snowboard from the top of Whistler Mountain to the bottom of the snow line. Once at the bottom their bikes and equipment lay waiting so they can race through the Whistler Mountain Bike Park.
Dine in Whistler: All Month
From April 23 to June 28 you can enjoy some of Whistler's best restaurants at great value. Menus range from $19 to $49 and include casual to fine dining restaurants. To view participating restaurants and menus, visit Dine in Whistler.
Are you looking for Whistler hotel accommodation in May?
The Whistler Holiday Inn offers a great location in the heart of Whistler Village. It is conveniently located close to all the events happening at the festival. Amenities include fireplaces, kitchen facilities, cable, hairdryers, clock radios, complimentary in-room tea/coffee and free wired high-speed Internet access.
Please contact our reservation staff for more information about festival or to make a reservation.