Whistler Ski & Snowboard Festival Day 1 - Apr 12, 2013
|Date:||Friday, April 12, 2013|
The biggest annual gathering of winter sports, music, arts and culture in North America, the World Ski and Snowboard Festival asks you to take heed the festival motto: “Party in April. Sleep in May.” Yup… the Festival is certainly a celebration. But we think if you do want to sleep (a bit) you can quite comfortably at the Aava Whistler Hotel. Get your tickets at wssf.com.
Check out the events for Friday, April 12
World Skiing Invitational
Where: Blackcomb Terrain Park | Cost: FREE
The World Skiing Invitational is a 3 day event featuring some of the best freestyle skiers in the world. There will be two events featured at this year's event slopestyle and big air. You can watch the competitors get ready for the event on Friday from 10AM - 2PM in the Blackcomb Terrain Park.
State of the Art
Where: Whistler Conference Centre | Cost: FREE
State of the Art is a FREE art show held during the entire festival. The art show will be open daily inside the Whistler Conference Centre. Over 50 artists are participating in this year's event more than ever before. Check out the gallery hours, April 12 - 20: 12PM to 6PM, April 21: 10AM to 2PM.
Where: Skiers Plaza | Cost: FREE
One of the highlights of the Festival is the FREE Concert Series daily at the base of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Live musical acts & DJ's spin tunes daily. Check out the acts for Friday, April 12.
One Bad Son - 2:30PM
DiRTY RADiO - 4:30PM
Looking for Somewhere to Stay During WSSF?
Aava Whistler Hotel offers amazing Whistler hotel accommodations smack dab in the middle of WSSF activities. If you have any questions or need any help booking your Whistler vacation during the Festival contact our in-resort, friendly, knowledge team. We look forward to having you here!