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Whistler New Year’s Eve 2017

For a place renowned for its parties, you can just imagine what the parties will be like for Whistler New Year's Eve 2017, the biggest party night of the year. Whistler has a time-honoured tradition of ringing in the New Year in style and welcoming in 2018 will be no exception. The celebrations are already shaping up for the night,...

Whistler New Year’s Eve 2017
POSTED BY · Sasha Powell

When It Rained – We Poured

The Whistler Village Beer Festival Wraps Up Another Successful Event And Awards Parallel 49 as “Best In Fest” The Whistler Village Beer Festival celebrated with around 5,000 people during their five-day event, with over 4,000 of them sampling 200 beers at Whistler’s Olympic Plaza this past weekend (approx. 3,000 on the...

When It Rained – We Poured
POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler

A Simple Guide to Surviving the Whistler Village Beer Festival

There are beer festivals, and then there is the Whistler Village Beer Festival, an event that takes celebrating beer in the mountains to a whole new level. Don’t believe us? We’ll let the numbers do the talking — 20 different events, 70+ breweries, five solid days packed with beer seminars, dinners, and more, all happening right in the heart of Whistler Village. We’ll raise a glass to that.

A Simple Guide to Surviving the Whistler Village Beer Festival
POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler

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...

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

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.

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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

A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.1 | Great Okanagan Beer Festival

Whistler’s beer soaked success spills over to Kelowna for the launch of the Great Okanagan Beer Festival this May. Back in September an email popped up in my account from Chad Douglas, Sports and Events Manager at Tourism Kelowna. Chad had read the article in BC Business magazine about our Whistler Village Beer Festival and the...

A Tale Of Two Cities Pt.1 | Great Okanagan Beer Festival
POSTED BY · Gibbons Whistler