Whistler History: Anniversary of Awesomeness

Whistler History: Anniversary of Awesomeness

We never like to pass up on a party — this is Whistler after all. So, as you can imagine, it really doesn’t get much better than the chance to celebrate Whistler History itself: All it was, all it is, all it is yet to become. Forty years ago, on Sept. 6 1975, Whistler was born, the first official resort municipality in Canada.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
Five Must Try Beers From Around the Globe

Five Must Try Beers From Around the Globe

Get ready to take your palette on a global tour, stopping off at some of the world's best brews along the way. With the end of the availability of summer seasonal flavors quickly approaching, and fall and winter brews just around the corner, now is the perfect time to expand your horizons a bit and try some of the top-rated brews that are making their mark around the world.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
GPS Running Watch Comparison Review

GPS Running Watch Comparison Review

Are you hitting the tracks to soak up the gorgeous summer sun and epic mountain views in Whistler? Or maybe donning your best winter warms and braving the icy trails of the valley in winter? Before you tie your laces and dash out the door, make sure you check out our GPS running watch comparison review to get the most out of your...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
40 Breweries Per Day Just Jumped to 70 for the Whistler Village Beer Festival Main Event

40 Breweries Per Day Just Jumped to 70 for the Whistler Village Beer Festival Main Event

Whistler, British Columbia – August 10, 2015: The Whistler Village Beer Festival (Sept 16-20, 2015) was pretty pleased when it announced that they were going to have 35-40 different breweries pouring on the Saturday and Sunday during their weekend long tasting event, but thanks to some site approvals they’re now able to offer...

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
Bannock, Beers, and Venues at 6,000 Feet

Bannock, Beers, and Venues at 6,000 Feet

New Event Images: http://bit.ly/1SJY2we 2014 Images: http://bit.ly/1JnynIf 2014 Highlight Reel: https://youtu.be/IZtADjhH9vU Whistler, British Columbia – August 3, 2015: The Whistler Village Beer Festival is proud to announce the addition of two new and unique events - Bannock & Beer and the Mountain Top Salmon Bake & Beer.

POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler
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