The New Sasquatch Zipline

The New Sasquatch Zipline

The radio ad said that the Sasquatch zipline is the "hariest" tour that adventurous folks at Ziptrek have to date and they weren't kidding. Myself and my colleague, Lucy, were lucky enough to snag a tour and we were so happy to simply get out of the office that the actual undertaking of it didn't sink in until we were half way up the mountain.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
Breweries Announced for Whistler Village Beer Festival

Breweries Announced for Whistler Village Beer Festival

2014 Images: http://bit.ly/1JnynIf 2014 Highlight Reel: https://youtu.be/IZtADjhH9vU Whistler, British Columbia – July 27, 2015: The expansion of the Whistler Village Beer Festival to two days of pouring at Whistler Olympic Plaza means it can accommodate more amazing breweries than ever before. The line up showcases 40 different...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
From the Field 2: BC Cup Downhill Series

From the Field 2: BC Cup Downhill Series

We've launched a new ambassador program at Gibbons where we connect with our staff members to learn about their passion and how we can be part of pushing them forward. For Zenon Murtagh, this is downhill mountain biking. Here's his report from the field as he competes in the elite category for the BC Cup Downhill Series.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
From the Field: BC Cup Downhill Series

From the Field: BC Cup Downhill Series

We've launched a new ambassador program at Gibbons where we connect with our staff members to learn about their passion and how we can be part of pushing them forward. For Zenon Murtagh, this is downhill mountain biking. Here's his report from the field as he competes in the elite category for the BC Cup Downhill Series.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
The Whistler Village Beer Festival Comes Into Its Third Year with an Extended Line Up of Events

The Whistler Village Beer Festival Comes Into Its Third Year with an Extended Line Up of Events

Whistler, British Columbia – June 8, 2015: Gibbons Festivals & Events Co. Ltd is proud to announce the return of the third annual Whistler Village Beer Festival, September 16-20 2015. After having doubled in size in it’s first two years, the 2015 event will see another huge leap forward, introducing a second Main Event day at...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
Celebrating the Whistler Multicultural Festival

Celebrating the Whistler Multicultural Festival

The 2015 Whistler Multicultural Festival is a celebration of multiculturalism in Whistler. Immigrants from across the local community pull out all the stops every June, to welcome their fellow locals in celebrating the rich diversity of our wonderful little-big town.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
What is Outerbike?

What is Outerbike?

Created to unite bike enthusiasts with an industry insider experience, Ashley Korenblatt of Western Spirit, is the brains and the passion behind Outerbike; a consumer access demo days that originated in Moab and, for the fist time this year, will be in Whistler as well. It is a four day event that offers the general public access to bike and gear manufacturers, allowing them to check out the latest innovations and, more importantly, to try out new bikes. The event also includes lift or shuttle access riding, guided rides, meals, parties, and beer!

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.3 | The “CRAFT”ermath

A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.3 | The “CRAFT”ermath

Gibbons Festivals and Events are proud to announce that the inaugural Great Okanagan Beer Festival was a sun-soaked success. Over a dozen beer themed events happened among the bars and restaurants of Kelowna, and Saturday’s Main Event went off without a hitch, serving 119 beers and 9 different ciders to nearly 2000 smiling guests...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
The Adventure Film Series at the Great Outdoors Festival

The Adventure Film Series at the Great Outdoors Festival

This weekend the Whistler Film Festival will present its second annual Adventure Film Series as part of Whistler's Great Outdoors Festival (GO Fest), which features four days of events and activities celebrating outdoor recreation on the Victoria Day Long Weekend (May 15-18, 2015).

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.2 | The Beers & The Buzz

A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.2 | The Beers & The Buzz

With our first event commencing in Penticton just five days away and our Main Event in Kelowna nine days out, things are beginning to get pretty exciting. Between the 41 breweries and 3 cideries pouring at our Main Event, we will be showcasing 119 different craft beers and 9 ciders to our 2500 guests. From a beer festival director...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler