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What: LOST LAKE LUNAFLIKS One of the best ways to spend a Thursday night in Whistler! LUNA’s first outdoor movie at Lost Lake is It’s All Gone Pete Tong - the tale of English DJ Frankie Wilde. Entry is $5/$3. Bring your blankets and leave the booze at home. For info call the LUNA hotline at 604-935-8372.

When: Thursday July 6, 9 p.m.

Where: Lost Lake Park

What: LIL’WAT POWWOW Join First Nations at the Lillooet Lake Rodeo Grounds for the Lil’wat Powwow complete with singing and dancing and arts and crafts booths. Admission is $7.

When: July 7-9

Where: Lillooet Lake Rodeo Grounds

What: LEGO BUILDING COMPETITION The Whistler Museum is giving adults and kids the chance to be creative and learn about their community with its annual lego building competition. This year’s theme is "Mountain Life." The cost is $10/family. For more info and to pre-register call the Museum at 604-932-2019. Space is limited so register early.

When: Sunday July 9, 1-3 p.m.

Where: Spruce Grove Field House

What: WHISTLER NATURALISTS Join the Whistler Naturalists for an evening walk to explore the summer flowers and habitats along the Lost Lake Nature Trail. It will be buggy so bring insect repellent!

When: Cross Country Connection Building

Where: Wednesday July 12, 6:30 p.m.

What: LOST LAKE LUNAFLIKS The next outdoor film from LUNA is called Intermission, a story of interweaving lives and loves in a small town. Bring seating and warm layers and leave the booze at home. The film begins at dusk. Entry is $5, $3 with LUNA card. For info check the LUNA hotline at 604-902-0769.

When: Lost Lake Park

Where: Thursday July 13, 9 p.m.

What: WHISTLER CHILDREN’S ART FESTIVAL It’s the family festival of Whistler! Kids can enjoy a storytime area, face painting and street performers. Pre-registration for art workshops will be available one week prior to the festival. For info call 604-938-9221 or visit Admission is $3/child, free for adults.

When: July 15-16

Where: Creekside

What: THE CREAKING TREE STRING QUARTET Billed as bluegrass jazz with a Gypsy twist, this is one show not to miss this summer! Tickets are $17 for adults, $15 for students/seniors. Call 604- 932-5914.

When: Thursday July 20

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: PEMBERTON BARN DANCE It’s that time of year again to dig out your cowboy hats and boots and get ready to party! This year’s barn dance features Appaloosa and Hay Fever. Tickets purchased before July 15 are $25, $30 thereafter and are available at The Pemberton Trading Company, Pemberton Esso, Pemberton Valley Supermarket, The Whistler Question and more! A shuttle bus service will be available.

When: Thursday July 20

Where: MY Millennium Place


What: CHAMBER LUNCHEON Join community members as the 2006 Citizen of the Year award is presented at the next Chamber of Commerce luncheon. To register for the lunch go to Tickets are$25/$22.

When: Wednesday July 19, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where: The Rimrock Café