World Ski and Snowboard Festival

World Ski and Snowboard Festival

Enjoy Whistler Blackcomb's World Ski and Snowboard Festival. North America's largest annual celebration of snow sports, music, and arts and mountain culture.

Festival Dates
Festival Type
Vancouver & Sea to Sky / Sunshine Coast
British Columbia

Head to the slopes and get your final turns in for the season followed by 10 days of rocking parties and events. This festival is like one great long apres party, merging music, sport and art.

Featured Events 

Whistler Blackcomb and Gibbons Whistler join forces this spring to present North America’s premier celebration of mountain culture, the World Ski and Snowboard Festival. Returning April 10-15, the 23rd annual WSSF brings the best snow sports, music and arts to the world stage. Featuring the World Championships of the Monster Energy Boarder Style Tour, two big air competitions in Skiers Plaza and the return of the legendary Saudan Couloir Ski Race Extreme plus, the return of many of your favourite events, including, the WSSF Music Series, the Olympus 72 Hour Filmmaker Showdown, the Olympus Pro Photographer Showdown, Intersection, and more. Don’t miss your chance to catch all the action. Photo Credits: Mike Crane Photography, Scott Brammer.

Outdoor Concert Series

Who says you can't get anything for free these days? Enjoy an eclectic 10-day program of concerts. Each day features a new artists in an array of genres. Concerts are held at the WSSF main stage located in the heart of Whistler village, skier's plaza.

See who's playing each day here.


The National Canadian Junior Freestyle National Championship welcomes the best junior freestyle skiers in Canada. Skiers aged 12-17 will compete for national titles in Halfpipe, Slopestyle and Big Air.

Event Details: details coming soon

When: April 10 - 15 2018