Special Events 

What: artwalk Local artists in 27 venues throughout the village. Mapped brochures at all venues and info centres or call 604-938-9221 for info.

When: July 1-31

Where: Throughout the village

What: LUNAFLIKS If you’ve seen it once, it’s worth a second viewing, this time on the big screen outdoors. Check out ‘Fight Club’ at the next LUNAFLIKS. DJ Andrew kicks off the outdoor festivities at 9 p.m. and the movie begins at dusk. It’s a $5 entry, $3 with LUNA card. Make the evening more comfy with some lawn chairs and blankets. For location change due to weather call the LUNA hotline at 604-902-0769. Stay tuned for ‘City of God’ on July 28.

When: Thursday July 21, dusk

Where: Lost Lake Park

What: VANOC CELEBRATION Join VANOC CEO John Furlong, Squamish Chief Gibby Jacob, local MLA Joan McIntyre and others at a VANOC celebration to commemorate the start of venue construction. True to form, there will be cake! All welcome, just head to the info centre deck.

WHen: Friday July 22, 1-1:30 p.m.

Where: 2010 Info Centre

What: Whistler Music & Arts Festival Second annual summer event features live outdoor music performances in Village Square, a showing of short films at Lost Lake Park and street entertainment. For a complete schedule of events go to www.tourismwhistler.com.

WHen: July 22-24

Where: Whistler Village

What: Whistler children’s art festival Art and craft workshops for kids and families, children’s performers, roving entertainers and free activities. For full schedule go to www.whistlerartscouncil.com or 604-938-9221.

WHen: July 23-24, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Creekside

What: BEAR PAWS Fun for the whole family! Learn from local black bear researcher Michael Allen as he talks to kids and their parents about bear safety and Whistler’s black bears. And make your very own plaster cast of a real bear paw print. Cost is $10/family. Pre-registration is required. Call 604-932-2019 to guarantee your spot.

When: Sunday July 24, 1-3 p.m.

Where: Spruce Grove Field House

What: NEW ZEALAND LAMB & FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Members, friends and visitors of the local churches are welcome to the weekly Tuesday BBQ. This week there will be a leg of lamb followed by a sing-a-long with the Fiddler and other musical friends. Tickets are $10/person, $20 per family. Call 604-935-8450 for info.

When: Tuesday July 26, 6-8 p.m.

Where: Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church

What: GIANT USED BOOK SALE Donations needed for the giant used book sale in aid of the Whistler Public Library. All types of books, magazines and videos welcome. Drop off boxes located at Nesters Market, TD Canada Trust in Marketplace and Whistler Public Library. For pick up of large donations or to volunteer call Jane Reid at 604-932-3665.

When: Saturday July 30, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: In front of IGA in Marketplace

What: BOTTLE DRIVE Team Peek-A-Boobs are trying to raise money for the Weekend to End Breast Cancer. Drop off all your recyclables at the bottle depot or call 604-902-4014 if you are unable to drop them off that day.

When: Sunday, July 31, 12-4 p.m.

Where: Whistler Bottle Depot

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