Special Events 

What: bungee with luna LUNA is holding a bungee jumping event for 18-year olds and over for a significantly discounted price. Tickets are $25/$27 and quickly running out. Transportation is included. Get your tickets at the Whistler Employment Resource Centre near the taxi loop. Call the hotline at 604-902-0769 for info.

When: Thursday September 8, evening

Where: Whistler Bungee

What: Whistler Writer’s festival Festival features several lectures and readings which will be open to the public for drop-in fees ranging from $10-$50. Call 604-932-4518 for more information or go to www.theviciouscircle.ca.

When: September 8-13

Where: Various Locations in Whistler

What: JUMBO USED BOOK SALE Celebrate International Literacy Day and support the Pemberton Library at a Jumbo Used Book Sale.

When: Friday September 9, noon to 5 p.m.

Where: Pemberton, in front of the Bank of Nova Scotia

What: 5 kms cops for cancer run The annual Cops for Cancer fundraising run is back again. Register at Lost Lake Park at 8:30 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. race start. Don’t forget your $20 race entry fee. The first 100 racers will get free T-shirts and there’s a chance to win more prizes!

When: Saturday Sept. 10, 8:30 a.m.

Where: Lost Lake Park

What: STRUT YOUR STUFF Whistler’s community registration and information fair! Don’t miss your chance to talk to community group leaders and coaches and register for different recreational and leisure activities. Also trade-in small equipment or clothing. For info call Julie or Sheila at 604-905-9393.

When: Saturday Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Spring Creek Community Centre

What: PEMBERTON COUNTY FAIR It’s the third annual county fair at the Pemberton Museum. Check out the live music, visit the llamas and alpacas, stock up on local organic goods and sample the treats at the bake table. Don’t miss the spinning of llama wool, corn husks and silk.

When: Saturday Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Pemberton Museum

What: PARTY AT THE WINCHESTER The Whistler Real Estate Co. and Jinx Hair Salon are having a grand opening at the Winchester in Pemberton. There will be free pony rides, a bouncy castle, free hotdogs, crafts and games as well as some great prizes. The event takes place rain or shine.

When: Saturday Sept. 10, 4-7 p.m.

Where: The Winchester parking lot, 7331 Arbutus Street

What: BRACKENDALE FALL FAIR Don’t miss the fall fair south of Whistler too with its fresh produce, home baked treats and handcrafted gems. There are more than 200 fall fair competitions. Head to the Brackendale Farmers Institute Park. And don’t forget about the After Fall Fair Hootenanny at 8 p.m. Tickets to the hootenanny are $8. For more information call 604-898-8499.

When: Saturday Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Brackendale Farmers Institute Park

What: YOUTH FEAR FACTOR Check out Whistler Secondary students battling the elements and doing the unthinkable at the Whistler Youth Beyond Fear gala premier. Tickets by donation at the door on a first come, first serve basis. All proceeds go to Youth Centre programming.

When: Wednesday Sept. 14, 8 p.m.

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: LUNA MINI PUTT CLASSIC Dust off your plus- fours and head to the Riverside Greens Putting Course for some "creative puttery." Come in teams or alone and get ready to take home some prizes. Tickets are $6/$4. For more info call the hotline at 604-902-0769 or check out www.lunawhistler.com.

When: Thursday Sept. 15, 7 p.m.

Where: Riverside Greens Putting Course

What: OLYMPIC FESTIVAL DAY Come to the village and check out the information booths, tents, interactive displays and autograph signings as Olympians, local sports organizations and National Sport Federations hit the streets. This is part of an Olympic weekend which includes a gala dinner and golf tournament. The goal is to raise $200,000 for the Own the Podium program.

When: Saturday Sept. 17, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Whistler Village

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