Economic Development

Consistently ranked one of the top ski resorts in the world, Whistler is a global leader among destination mountain resort communities. Its resilient and vibrant tourism economy is supported by community-wide partnerships focused on economic growth and development. The result is an exceptional vacation destination and a great place to do business.

Highlighted Projects and Programs

Community Monitoring Dashboard

The Community Monitoring Dashboard showcases an array of indicators that are used to, inform decision-making, track progress and ensure accountability.

GIS Interactive Mapping Tool

The GIS interactive mapping tool has information layers that can be turned on and off, as well as imbedded aerial views. The tool makes it simple to find out more about property information, utilities, recreation, and terrain.

Balance Model Initiative

This initiative seeks to understand the changing trends in Whistler’s population – and study the capacity of services and amenities to support that population.

Events and Festivals

Whistler not only hosts world-famous festivals, but also has plenty of signature events from sports, concerts, arts and culture, culinary, to family. An animated and vibrant resort gives visitors an unforgettable experience.

Cultural Tourism

Whistler has a diverse and vibrant arts, culture and heritage scene with attractions such as the Audain Arts Museum, Whistler’s stories on the Cultural Connector and many other cultural offerings, including art tours, galleries, and public art installations.

Whistler Economic Highlights


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