Visit Santa in Whistler this Holiday Season
The holidays are creeping up fast here in Whistler, and every day the Village feels a little bit more like a winter wonderland. It’s not quite the twelve days til Christmas yet, but Santa will be popping up throughout Whistler this December at some great events. Grab the whole family and come out to anyone of these events where the one and only Santa Claus is going to be showing his jolly face.
Pet Photos with Santa
Where: Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa
When: December 10th | 12 PM - 5 PM
Haven’t you always wanted a snapshot of you and your pet meeting Santa? Well, now is your chance to catch jolly ol’ Saint Nick in Whistler for a photography shoot. Bring your furry best friend out and capture a Christmas memory this December 10th. Coast Mountain Photography will be on-site providing professional photography and printed photos of you, your pet, and Santa. There will also be complimentary refreshments available for both humans and dogs, along with a silent auction, holiday carols, stocking stuffers, and more. Plus, all proceeds from the event will go to WAG!
Santa’s Sleigh and Boot Drive
Where: Mountain Square
When: December 16th & 22nd | 2 PM - 5 PM
You can catch Santa in Whistler’s Mountain Square, this December 16th or 22nd, sitting on top of a 1974 Vintage Fire Truck! Come out for a free photo and let the big man in red know your Christmas wishes. All donations from the event will go to the BC Professional Firefighters Burn Fund.
Where: Whistler Olympic Plaza
When: December 17th | 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Strap on a pair of skates and hit the outdoor ice rink at the Whistler Olympic Plaza with Santa Claus! The whole family can enjoy hot chocolate, holiday crafts, festive treats, and ice skating for an afternoon of holiday fun! No skates? No problem, rentals will be available for only $6.
Storytime with Santa
Where: Whistler Public Library
When: December 22nd | 10 AM - 11 AM
Drop by the Whistler Public Library to hear some classic holiday stories told by jolly ol’ Saint Nicholas himself. This is a great chance to get your kids into the holiday spirit and enjoy a Christmas tradition. Storytime with Santa is free to attend and will be taking food bank donations in partnership with the Rotary Club of Whistler Millennium.
You can find a whole lot more Christmas events happening in Whistler this winter at the Tourism Whistler website. Make sure you don’t miss a moment of the holiday fun here in Whistler!