Fred Penner Live

Date: May 20, 2023Show: 2:00 pm  |  Doors: 1:30 pmVenue: Theatre at Maury Young Arts CentrePrice: $20/Ticket or $70/Family Package (4 Tickets)Age restrictions: All Ages


This one’s for the kids... AND the parents! Iconic Canadian children’s music performer Fred Penner will grace our stage for the 40th Whistler Children’s Festival. Fred’s show will captivate parents and kids alike with entertaining, nostalgic, and empowering songs. Get set for fun with Fred as he presents his sing-along favourites like “The Cat Came Back,” “Sandwiches,” “You Can Do It If You Try,” and “The Witch Doctor.”


Four-time Juno award winner Fred Penner is a gentle giant with an undeniable ability to make you feel good about yourself. This musical master brings 40+ years of commitment, consistency, and depth to a career that blends the many genres of performing and communication. Fred continues to grow and create music for his generations of “Fred Heads.” Don’t miss this legendary performer live as he inspires with his songs.

Dubbed “Mr. Multi-Media” by Billboard Magazine, Fred Penner’s diverse repertoire includes a prolific 12 children’s albums, countless energetically packed live shows for throngs of eager audiences across North America, composing the music for APTN/YTV’s Tipi Tales, and writing the score and hosting the TV documentary The Simple Way. He has undoubtedly established himself as a fundamental part of the North American family entertainment scene. And whether it’s through CDs, videos, books or television, his cornerstone philosophy remains the same: absolute trust that his work can make a difference.