What: YARED NIGUSSU Watch as celebrated Ethiopian-born artist Yared Nigussu paints lives, channeling inspiration from his audience and paints figurative portraits of attendees to the rhythm of live music. Admission is free, wine and appetizers will be served.
When: Thursday, Dec. 23, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: Hayden Beck Gallery
What: Big Love Group Hug in Whistler Come All, to rev up for our Spiral into Infinite Love. With our focus on our intention, we will hold greater and greater space for this, the first Big Love Group Hug
When: Friday, Dec. 24, 4 p.m.
Where: Outside Mogul's
What: First Night 2011 A family favourite not to be missed, Whistler's legendary First Night is a fun New Year's Eve Celebration for the whole family. Includes live music, storytelling, art workshops and street entertainment for people of all ages. Get your advance tickets at Meadow Park Sports Centre or the Whistler Visitor Information Centre. Tix: Adults, $15; Children 12 and under, $8; Chidren under two, FREE.
When: Friday, Dec. 31, 6:30 p.m. - late.
Where: Village Square and the Whistler Conference Centre
What: Whistler holiday experience The RMOW is hosting this free indoor "fun zone" including mini putt, air hockey, fooseball, bouncy castles, movie screenings and more!
When: From Dec. 17 - Jan. 2, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (except Christmas and New Years Eve,
Where: Whistler Conference Centre