Entries by Christa Vandeberg

GO Fest announces free concert lineup May 18 to 21, 2018

For immediate release… GO Fest, Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival, announces free concert lineup May 18-21, 2018 The Philosopher Kings, Current Swell and The Funk Hunters will perform free outdoor shows in Whistler during the May Long Weekend April 17, 2018: Whistler, B.C. – The Philosopher Kings launch the free concert series at GO Fest, Whistler’s Great […]

GO Fest Whistler Satisfies Hipster’ish Urges This May Long Weekend

For Immediate Release… GO FEST, WHISTLER’S GREAT OUTDOORS FESTIVAL, SATISFIES ALL MANNER OF HIPSTER’ISH URGES Pack the plaid and the camera for Victoria Day Long Weekend Events May 19-22, 2017 WHISTLER, BC May 16, 2017 – We might not want to admit it, but we all have a little hipster in us that just wants to […]

Get Your Hook In Whistler: Fishing On The Fly

Here’s a little known secret about Whistler: while it’s renowned for being an epic ski and bike mecca, it wasn’t the mountains that brought the first settlers (aka developers) to our incredible resort: it was the fish. That’s right. Fish. Not snow, fish. Whistler might not even exist if it weren’t for Alex and Myrtle […]

The Whistler Challenge

It’s no secret that Whistler is a mecca for outdoor activities, but what many don’t know is that this town is the prime place to do two or three sports in a day. And the best season to do them all? Spring. Sure, spring brings an end to those epic blower pow days, but it […]

What’s New and Awesome at GO Fest Whistler, May 19-22

For Immediate Release… WHAT’S NEW AND AWESOME AT GO FEST, WHISTLER’S GREAT OUTDOORS FESTIVAL, MAY 19-22, 2017 Free Concerts, Adventure Film Series and Exploration For All Ages During Victoria Day Long Weekend WHISTLER, BC April 24, 2017 – Everything awesome about Whistler will be on offer this May Long Weekend at the fourth annual GO […]

Back vs. Slack. Or is it all just whacked?

No one forgets their first time. You’re skiing or riding along your favorites run – maybe it’s big and wide and blue with epic views, or maybe it’s steep and bumped out so your knees rattle a bit – and suddenly you look off to the side. What’s that? Some untouched white gold that looks […]

The Art of the Après

There are about a thousand reasons to come to Whistler but only one reason to stay once the lifts close: après ski. Unofficially starting at 3:30 p.m. but officially starting whenever your legs turn to rubber, your hands are so cold you can’t hold onto your poles or crank your bindings, or your stomach is […]

Experience Adventure on Film and More at Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Experience Adventure on Film and More at Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival WFF Adventure Film Series to include films, speakers, photo competition and exhibition. Whistler, B.C. (March 29, 2017):  The Whistler Film Festival (WFF) announced today the return of its 4th annual Adventure Film Series from May 19 to 21 as part of Whistler’s Great Outdoors […]

Save The Date, May 19-22, 2017

Go Fest, Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival Returns May 19 – 22, 2017 This spring Whistler will welcome locals and visitors to experience and explore British Columbia’s great outdoors. The fourth annual GO Fest, Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival is back this Victoria Day Long Weekend with events, outdoor adventure and mountain culture May 19 to 22, […]