Summer Flicks in the Plaza: Whistler's Ultimate Hangout

Catch the Magic at Whistler's Outdoor Cinema Nights

As the sun dips below Whistler’s picturesque skyline, nothing beats a summer evening spent watching a movie under the stars. The Resort Municipality of Whistler’s 'Summer Movies in the Plaza' delivers this exact magic. This unique outdoor cinema event is a must for both locals and visitors, and here's why.


Outdoor Movie Magic in Whistler

Chill Cinema Vibes

Head to the Whistler Olympic Plaza at 4365 Blackcomb Way for the ultimate outdoor movie experience. Easily stroll, bike, or transit your way there, with the Whistler Bike Valet ensuring your ride is safe during the flicks. Catch the movies at 8:00 PM every Wednesday and Saturday. As the sun sets, you'll be treated to top-notch audio and digital screen quality that pulls you right into the story. Grab your spot on the Great Lawn (first-come, first-served), and bring along a picnic blanket, pillow, or low-back chair for max comfort.

Epic Movie Lineup

July 3 & 6: Eddie the Eagle
July 10 & 13: 500 Days in the Wild
August 7 & 10: Next Goal Wins
August 14 & 17: Bob Marley – One Love
August 21 & 24: Mrs. Doubtfire


Food, Drink, and Amenities

Grab a bite from nearby take-away spots or enjoy light snacks and drinks from Park Eats vendors on select nights. Remember, it’s an alcohol-free event, and Whistler’s no smoking/vaping bylaw is in effect. Accessible washrooms and waste sorting bins are available. If you're picnicking, opt for reusable or compostable utensils and plates.

Weather Watch

Summer nights in Whistler are generally lovely, but keep an eye on the weather. Check the event's website or social media for updates, especially if rain is in the forecast. Any cancellations will be announced by 4:00 PM on the day of the screening.

A Whistler Summer Essential

Whether you’re a film fanatic, nature lover, or just seeking a fun summer night out, "Summer Movies in the Plaza" is a must-do. So, pack your picnic gear, rally your crew, and prepare for an unforgettable cinematic experience under the stars.

After a magical night, head back to Summit Lodge Whistler for a cozy stay. Book now to make the most of your Whistler summer adventure. Please note, this evening event may not be ideal for young children or babies.