People cycling on the street with mountain backdrop near Blackcomb Springs Suites

Experience the magic of August in Whistler, where the summer's splendor reaches its peak! This month, Whistler is offering a myriad of events where nature meets culture. From a floating art gallery to theatre performances in the park to a cycling trip visiting local farms, take a vacation in Whistler to connect with the surrounding as well as the local community.


Art On The Lake 2023

When: August 10 & 11

Where: Alta Lake

People paddling boats with arts in Alta Lake near Blackcomb Springs Suites

Float and explore the vibrant local art scene on Alta Lake! For two days in August, artists and musicians will be showcasing their talent on floating stages around the lake, everyone are welcome to bring their watercrafts and spend the day surrounded by music and art. Moreover, bring your water pups with you for the Wag Woof Water competition. This is a competition where your loyal companions can perform doggy dock jumps to impress the crowd!


Flag Stop Theatre & Arts Festival

When: August 08 - 12

Where: Florence Petersen Park & Point Artist-Run Centre

People in The Flat Stop Festival on the deck by the lake near Blackcomb Springs Suites

The Flat Stop Festival is a celebration of the performing arts that features live theatre, music, comedy and more. Over the course of 4 days and nights, numerous artists from across BC will perform their orginal acts at the beautiful park and lake here in Whistler. Stages, food tables, beer and wine garden will be set up at the Florence Petersen Park on the first two days. On Friday and Saturday, the festivities will move to the shore of Alta Lake. Everyone can watch plays on the floating stage, enjoy roving entertainment, and more!


Pemberton Slow Food Cycle Sunday

When: August 20, 9AM - 3PM

Where: Pemberton Meadows

Parked bike in the front of a gate with scenic view near Blackcomb Springs Suites

Support local farmers by pedaling along Pemberton Meadow and stopping by farms and vendor stalls to taste the fresh seasonal produce. Participants can cycle at their own pace and choose their own itinerary along the scenic 20km route. Arrive early to fuel up with a pancake breakfast with sausages and coffee at the Pemberton Meadows Fields before cycling!


Movie and Concert Series

When: Every Wed, Thur and Fri in August

Where: Whistler Olympic Plaza

People enjoying Whistler Olympic Plaza in Great Lawn near Blackcomb Springs Suites

Throughout August, there will be a concert every Thursday and Friday night and a movie playing every Wedneday and Saturday night at The Great Lawn. It is the perfect evening activity for a date night or a family outing. Grab a blanket and some snacks to enjoy the show under the stars. Check out the movie and concert schedule below:

Schedule of performances at Blackcomb Springs Suites

Dining table & TV lounge area by the bed in Studio at Blackcomb Springs Suites


Spacious studio suites feature a full kitchen, private balcony and a gas fireplace. Perfect for solo travellers, couples, or small families. 

  • 430 square feet
  • Number of Beds: 2
  • Bedding Configuration: Queen Bed and Queen Sofa Bed
  • Max Occupancy: 4
Dining table & kitchen by the living area in 1 Bedroom Suite at Blackcomb Springs Suites

1 Bedroom Suite

One-bedroom suites feature a full kitchen, private balcony, and spacious living area, dining for four and a gas fireplace.

  • 560 square feet
  • Number of Beds: 2
  • Bedding Configuration: King Bed in Bedroom and Queen Sofa Bed in Living Room 
  • Max Occupancy: 4
Fireplace by TV lounge area in 2 Bedroom Suite at Blackcomb Springs Suites

2 Bedroom Suite

Two-bedroom suites feature a full kitchen, private balcony, and spacious living area, dining for four, a gas fireplace, and two bathrooms.

  • 880 square feet
  • Number of Beds: 4
  • Bedding Configuration: King Bed in Master Bedroom, Twin Beds in Second Bedroom, and Queen Sofa Bed in Living Room
  • Max Occupancy: 6