Celebrate BC's 3rd Family Day at Big White, Canada's favourite family resort.

Simply book any 2 consecutive nights and 2 days of skiing with Big White Central Reservations between February 6th & 11th and we’ll give you your 3rd night and 3rd day of skiing at half price. Valid in select Big White Central Reservations available property so plan early and get the accommodation of your choice to celebrate Family Day!

*Package valid February 6th - 11th, 2015.

3 night minimum. Subject to availability and new bookings only. Not valid in combination with any other special offer. Valid for BC residents only. Valid in select accommodation please contact us for full details. Some restrictions apply.

Contact us for more information and to book and please quote special code V0/1415 (V zero) for an amazing fun filled BC Family Day.

Added Bonus and More Value for Guests of Big White Central Reservations

FREE Parking, FREE Mountain Guided Tour, FREE On Mountain Shuttle

PLUS take advantage of tons of free entertainment happening all winter long, including Family Après, Carnival Night, Weekly Fireworks and much more - all at no extra charge!

Book Now - Call 1.800.663.2772

CONTACT US:   Phone-3-icon.jpg Direct: 250-765-8888   Phone-3-icon.jpg Toll Free: 1-800-663-2772   Email-2-icon.jpg cenres@bigwhite.com

Family Day in BC is on Monday, February 9



CONTACT US:   Phone-3-icon.jpg Direct: 250-491-6262   Phone-3-icon.jpg Toll Free: 1-866-491-9040   Email-2-icon.jpg tickets@bigwhite.com

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3 - 4 Years: Ski Cubs

5 - 7 Years: Snow Riders

8 - 12 Years: Ridge Runners

The Ski Cubs program gives children a positive ski experience by building their self-confidence with encouraging instructors in a fun setting. 

Choose between skiing, boarding, or both! Instructors guide 5-7 year olds through five levels of adventure and fun!

An ideal opportunity for 8-12 year olds to learn new skills and explore a variety of runs in a fun instructional environment.




Tot Town Daycare

Mom/Dad & Me Are Skiing

Teen Freestyle Programs

Tot Town is the ultimate kids’ playground, a fun and safe environment perfect for learning new skills.

A great way to start skiing for children ages 3 - 6 - especially those anxious about being away from a parent.

We offer a number of different programs to encourage and challenge kids and teens when it comes to freestyle skiing and riding.
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Ladies Day

Get First Tracks

Terrain Park Tuesdays

Join other ladies every Wednesday for a lessons followed by gourmet lunch and wine tasting.

For those early birds who want all the freshly fallen powder or perfectly groomed corduroy to themselves.

Build your skills with a safe and fun way to master new rails and hit those kickers.

*Prices do not include tax. Lift ticket not included and are required.

Ski & Board School Phone-3-icon.jpg Toll Free: 1-866-491-6101   Email-2-icon.jpg skischool@bigwhite.com


Family Fun for All Ages

Skiing and snowboarding are just the beginning as at Canada's Favourite Family Resort, we will keep the entire family smiling on and off the slopes with our wide range of fun filled activities. 

Click Here to view our Weekly Events including our free carnival night and fireworks display every Saturday!

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Dog Sled Tours

Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides

Ice Climbing Tower

Try this truly Canadian adventure sport and experience the thrill of mushing through Big White's backcountry.

Experience the winter wonderland of Big White's backcountry from the comfort of a horse drawn sleigh.

Strap on those crampons and grab an ice axe. Our impressive 60 foot ice tower is the perfect way to try the sport.
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Ice Skating 

Kelowna Rockets Hockey

Kid's Snowmobiles

Strap on some skates and take a spin around Canada's highest skating rink, it's the same size as an Olympic Hockey rink! 

Take in some Kelowna Rockets hockey action. We organize tickets and transport, all you need is your cheering voice!

Mini-Z miniature snowmobiles are great fun for the kids. Kid's get to experience the thrill of snowmobiling on a track built just for them! 
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Mega Snow Coaster Tubing

 Snowshoe Tours

Snowmobile Tours

Located in the Happy Valley Adventure Centre the Mega Snow Coaster Tube Park is fun for the whole family. Get off the beaten track and enjoy Big White's spectacular backcountry with a guided snowshoe tour. Big White’s varied terrain allows for a range of snowmobile adventures from gentle family cruising to advanced backcountry powder riding.

CONTACT US:   Phone-3-icon.jpg Direct: 250-491-6111   Phone-3-icon.jpg Toll Free: 1-866-491-9040   Email-2-icon.jpg concierge@bigwhite.com

Carnival Night - Saturdays

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Our popular carnival night is fun for the whole family! The games are all out for the kids in the Village Centre Mall along with the popcorn and cotton candy. 

This is sure to be your kids' favourite night on the hill as they participate in carnival games to win prizes.The Loose Moose will make a guest appearance to say hello to all his friends.



Fireworks Display

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Enjoy our world famous fireworks show every Saturday following Carnival Night. Take in the show from the comforts of your own chalet, soaking in the hot tub, or head down to Happy Valley for the best view! 



Kids After Dark - Craft Night BC Family Day Weekend

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Come to the Kid's Center for a fun evening of free arts and crafts with our amazing Kid's Center Staff. Register at the Kid's Center before 3:00pm. Ages 4 and up.

Helpful Information

  • All activities require children to be registered in advance at the Kids' Centre Front Desk by 3pm. Space is limited
  • For all Kids' activities, children meet at the Kids' Centre
  • All children participating in After Dark programs must be signed in and out by an adult.



Burton Mountain Festival presented by MINI

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On Feb 7th and 8th, come to Big White and enjoy the 2015 Burton Mountain Festival presented by MINI, a six-stop, on-snow community snowboarding festival for riders of all ages. Completely free and open to the public, every stop offers good times for the whole family.



Burton Party In Your Park

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At this party, all eyes are on you.
Expect three teams, creative features, and a whole lot of good times. Smoothest style, hardest charger, and working as a team could get you a prize. It's a Party In Your Park, ride accordingly.

Saturday, Feb 7th
Rider Registration - FREE
10am - 11:30am on hill, Burton Mountain Festival trailer
Contest: 12:00pm TELUS Terrain Park


Burton Girls Ride Day

Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 10:30am until aprèsBG-150px.jpg

Join us Sunday Feb 8th at the 2015 Burton Girls Ride Day series!
Demo the latest gear for free, take laps with fellow female riders and Burton Girls, and après the afternoon away.
Part of the Burton Mountain Festival.

Registration - FREE
Register Here >>


Family Day Outdoor Carnival

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Join the Loose Moose & Lucy Moose in the Village Centre from 10am to 2pm to enjoy our famous Kids Carnival. Take a bounce in the castle, get your face painted, play carnival games and enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cotton candy!.



Nightly Family Après with Live Music


Where: Moose Lounge in Happy Valley
Time: 4pm - 6pm

Head down and enjoy the family friendly atmosphere of the Moose Lounge in the Happy Valley Day Lodge.

Our daily après ski features free popcorn and colouring for the kids and live music of your favourite hits played by Jon Bos.

With daily food & drink specials, it’s the perfect way to relax after a day on the slopes!


The Blarney Stone Irish Tavern

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  • Family Day 3 course Sunday Roast Dinner from Noon
  • Cod Gone Wild Celtic Band 7:00pm Sunday, 8th February
  • Monday Februrary 9th Trivia Night Fun for the whole family

Call now for a reservation 250.491.2009


Globe Café | Tapas | Trattoria

A Weekend of Family Day Fun

Kids eat FREE All Family Weekend for kids under 12 yrs

Between 5pm - 7pm enjoy a complimentary kids meal with every 3 Tapas dishes purchased.

Every night, all season, "Trattoria Syle Family Pasta, " plus a carafe of wine for the parents and drinks for the kids....all for an incredible $60.

Call now for a reservation 250.765.1501


 Express Bus Schedule

All Buses Running BC Family Day Monday, February 9th

West Kelowna & Kelowna Bus

7:05am Shell Gas Station, West Kelowna (Dobbin Rd & Hwy 97)
7:10am McDonald’s, West Kelowna (Gellatly Rd & Hwy 97)
7:25am Mac’s, West Kelowna (Boucherie Rd & Hwy 97)
7:30am Ellis & Hwy 97 (in front of Peoples Drugmart)
7:40am Dairy Queen, Hwy 97 & Gordon
7:50am London Drugs, Spall Plaza
8:00am Holiday Inn Express, Hwy 97 & Banks
8:10am McDonald’s, Hwy 33 (Willow Park)
8:15am Esso, Hwy 33 (Black Mtn)
8:25am Joe Rich Fire Hall






Mission Bus

7:15am Hotel Eldorado, Lakeshore Rd
7:20am McDonald’s, Lakeshore & KLO
7:30am Ellis & Hwy 97 (in front of Peoples Drugmart)
8:10am McDonald’s, Hwy 33



Glenmore Bus

7:40am McDonald’s, Glenmore Rd N. & Kane Rd
7:50am London Drugs, Spall Plaza
8:00am McDonald’s, Hwy 33 (meets the other buses)



Winfield Bus

7:30am Esso & 7-11, Hwy 97 & O.K. Centre Rd E.
7:45am UBC Campus, transit bus loop
8:10am McDonald’s, Hwy 33


***All buses depart from Big White from Happy Valley parking lot at 4:00pm sharp, arrival time at each destination will depend on road conditions and traffic as well as how busy the bus is and how many stops it has to make.

Round Trip: $24.00 (tax included)
One Way:  $19.00 (tax included)
Season Pass: Early Bird is $275 (plus tax), and Regular Season is $325



Payments are to be made on the bus upon arrival of Big White Ski Resort and before departure on the bus when it is returning to Kelowna.

No bookings needed, just show up at the Bus Stop. First come, first served!

For more information on the express bus please contact the ticket office:

CONTACT US:   Phone-3-icon.jpg Direct: 250-491-6262   Phone-3-icon.jpg Toll Free: 1-866-491-9040   Email-2-icon.jpg tickets@bigwhite.com