Come and enjoy Lions Bay Arts and Garden Festival, Sunday, May 28th. A unique pairing of gardens with the work of local artists and artisans. Native plants, art, and jewellery for sale; performances by local musicians, garden tips by Master Gardener, food and refreshments. Pick up map at the Lions Bay General Store. Tour gardens 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. […]
The Whistler Arts Council (WAC) presents the Whistler Champion of the Arts & Culture Award in partnership with the Whistler Chamber of Commerce Whistler Excellence Awards. This award is open to individual artists of all disciplines, volunteers, cultural workers, or a business leader or business/organization who has made a significant impact on the growth of arts, culture and heritage in the community of Whistler.
The award recipient is recognized for their support of local arts and heritage events and programs. Support may have been given through sponsorship, volunteerism, professional services or products, marketing or public relations donations, or business leadership that demonstrated support for the arts above and beyond the basic commercial benefits. The recipient is nominated by the arts, culture and heritage organizations of Whistler.
You are eligible to submit an nomination if you are:
Eligible award recipients include:
Past recipients include Stella Harvey, Joan Richoz, Blue Shore Financial, TD Bank, Whistler Question, Sue Adams, Pique newsmagazine, Nester’s Market, Rocky Mountain Production Services, Whistler Real Estate Co. Ltd, and Whiski Jack Resorts Ltd.
Nominations for the 2016 Whistler Champion of Arts & Culture Award is now open.
Please direct any questions, or to request a paper nomination form, to Brianna Beacom at 604-935-8233 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The awards celebrate Whistler's innovators, trailblazers and community cultivators. With over 200 locals together for one night, Whistler’s black tie business and community awards build brands and honour local legends.
Presented by the Whistler Chamber in partnership with the Community Foundation of Whistler, the Whistler Arts Council and the Whistler Centre for Sustainability. The Awards honour excellence in the areas of service, innovation, sustainability, outstanding leadership in the arts, business and community service. The Rising Star Award catapults careers for those under 40 on the fast track to success.
Love that Latin flare? Arrive early for mojitos in The Gallery while you check out the Cigar Box art show, then get your groove on with a free salsa class before Mazacote hits the stage.