Come Celebrate Christmas & New Year's Eve with Us at Big White!

Whether you come to visit us for the day, book a family Christmas vacation, plan a staff Christmas Party or just come for a cozy getaway with that someone special, we've got you covered for Christmas and New Year's at Big White.

The Restaurants on the mountain have some absolutely delicious Christmas & New Year's Eve meal options available. This year you can Order Christmas Dinner to give you more time to relax and enjoy the holidays and make sure you Reserve a Table for New Year's Eve at Kettle Valley Steak House before they're sold out as the meal and the night's festivities at Happy Valley will be one to remember.

There are also plenty of fun-packed Activities for all ages, warm & cozy packages available for lift & lodging, fireworks and hot chocolate for all and if you keep your eyes peeled, you might see Santa in the village or even out on the slopes! 


Big White Holiday Experience

Big White is a magical place during Christmas & New Years and during the holidays, there's even more to do at Big White Ski Resort! Don't miss the annual Big White Holiday Experience and family festivities on New Year's Eve.

Daily – Free Hot Chocolate & Bonfire at the Happy Valley Skating Rink

Daily – Mega Snowcoaster Tube Park - Feel the wind in your face as you cruise down our exhilarating tubing park. Located in the Happy Valley Adventure Park, the Mega Snowcoaster offers great fun for the young and the young at heart. No skill or equipment required - just a sense of adventure and a desire for excitement. This is a perfect family activity over the holidays. Ticket can be purchased at the Ticket Office in Happy Valley or the Village Centre Mall.

Daily – Ice Skating – Take a spin on Canada’s highest skating rink. Play an exhilarating pick-up game of hockey with the locals or simply glide around the rink enjoying the scenic views. Tickets and skate rentals can be purchased at the Ticket Office in Happy Valley.

Daily – Horse Sleigh Rides - For a truly unforgettable holiday experience, join us on a horse-drawn sleigh ride. Take in Big White’s pristine beauty as the gentle, majestic Clydesdale horses guide the sleigh through snow covered forest. This is a true Canadian winter adventure. Book your adventure at the Activities Desk in the Village Centre Mall.

December 19th to 24th - Free Photos With Santa

December 21st - Dress Like Santa or Mrs. Claus and Ski/Snowboard for FREE

December 22nd & 23rd - Santa's Cinema

December 23rd & 24th - Breakfast With Santa


December 24th - Christmas Eve


December 25th - Ski & Board With Santa



December 31st - New Year's Eve


Holiday Tips

Travelling around the holidays can be stressful so here are our tips to get the most out of your holiday.

Get Up and Stay Up – arrive at the mountain early to enjoy the fantastic morning conditions and miss line ups. Or stay overnight and be the first one out in the morning.

First Tracks – Head out with one of the pros from our Ski and Snowboard School and be the first one carving down the slopes.

Eat Smart - Enjoy lunch before 12 or after 1 to avoid the busy period. Don’t forget there are lots of options from a quick bite to a sit down meal.

Free Mountain Tours – Get to know new areas – Daily at 10:30am leaving from the Village Centre.

Mega Snow Coaster Tube Park – a fun evening activity (open until 9:00pm nightly)

Take a Lesson – Nice way to get in on local secret spots, perfect your turns and miss the line-ups.

Rent Smart – Our rental shop is outfitted with the latest gear maintained by a Wintersteiger precision tuning machine.

Give the Gift of Big White – Purchase a Gift Card to give the gift winter. Works at all Big White operated retailers (available at the Ticket Office).

Explore the Mountain – with more than 7,355 acres of terrain to explore branch out and check out the variety of runs on the mountain. Go up the Alpine T-Bar, head over to the Gem Lake Express or test your skills at the Cliff.

To contact Guest Services call 250.491.6111 or visit the Activities Desk in the Village Centre Mall.