Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

January 24 - 31, 2015: Whistler Pride and Ski Festival is the evolution of the annual Gay & Lesbian Ski & Snowboard Festival

Don't miss one of the biggest and best gay ski weeks in the world! 2015 marks the 23rd anniversary of Whistler Pride and Ski Festival, formerly known as WinterPRIDE. From snow sports and pool parties to the infamous "Snowball Grand Finale Dance Party", it's the highlight of winter for lesbians, Bears, Spa Queens and everything in between.


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Whistler 2015 Pride & Ski Festival

5 Night / 3 Day Package AFTER NOV 15 BOOK BY NOV 15  SAVINGS
Cascade Lodge $190 $119 37%
Aava Whistler Hotel $211 $137 35%
Stoney Creek Lagoons $236 $144 39%
Fairmont Chateau Whistler $309 $196 436%
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Book by November 15, 2014. *Starting from rates are quoted in CAD funds. Package rate is per person per night, based on 2 people in a hotel room, valid January 22 - February 2, 2015. Package includes 5 nights accommodation and a 3 Day Lift Ticket per person. Taxes and fees are extra. Restrictions may apply. Offer is subject to availability and may change without notice. Other packages and lengths of stay available, please inquire for details.

WinterPRIDE Partner Hotels
Partner Category
Aava Whistler Hotel
Host Hotel
ResortQuest Whistler
Preferred Hotel
Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Associate Hotel

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Full Event Listings

Apres Ski, Comedy Shows, Snowmobile Tours, Martini Parties and of course the famous “Snowball Dance ‘Till Dawn” party.  For a full listing of key 2015 Whistler Pride and Ski Festival events click here »

Top 3 Draws for 2013

Chad Michaels - RuPaul's All Star Winner and the #1 Cher impersonator on the planet. She is an incredible performer that will captivate the audience and has actually done a better Cher than Cher herself! Chad Michaels will be performing on Thursday, Feb. 7 at the Mr. Gay Canada Grand Finale Fashion Show.

Brent Everett award winning and one of the most popular adult entertainment producer/actor will have a special guest appearance on the Friday, Feb. 8th GuySpy Apres Ski T-Dance at the Whistler Conference Centre. Brent will be in the resort for a few days filming a new documentary with Charlie David where some of the WinterPRIDE guests may be part of this new TV series. It will no doubt be a very exciting time!

DJ Paul Goodyear - headlines Snowball 21 with special guest appearance by Christina Sing of Destineak. Snowball is the grand finale of the week's events with over 1,000 people grooving to the beats of DJ Nick Bertossi (opening) and closing set by Paul Goodyear.

Top 10 Reasons to Come to Whistler Pride and Ski Festival 2013

  1. You will have a blast
  2. Chad Michaels
  3. Brent Evertt
  4. The Après
  5. The Parties
  6. The Boys
  7. Mr. Gay Canada Competition Finale
  8. The Activities
  9. Sick & Sexy DJs
  10. The skiing & snowboarding

Why Take Your Vacation in Whistler

You'll find dozens of reasons to choose Whistler for your next get-away. In addition to the gay-friendly attitude, the scenery is spectacular every season of the year. You can fill a whole album with the breath-taking beauty that surrounds you—and fill a week or even longer with all the recreational activities that are Whistler.

Learn more about Gay Welcoming Whistler »

Book Your Group

Bring your friends to Whistler and let our Group Sales experts help you. If you are planning a trip for 20 or more people or require 10 or more rooms, you qualify for a GROUP DISCOUNT. Our professional team will assist you with your Air, Transfers, Accommodation, Lift Tickets, Ski / Snowboard Rentals and Activities.

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Our Partners

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Glacier Fresh Beer.Brewed in the mountain town of Creston, British Columbia, Kokanee beer is famous for it’s cool, crisp glacier-fresh taste. Kokanee is enjoyed by outdoor enthusiasts from coast to coast in Canada.

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Smirnoff is proud to be the vodka sponsor of Whistler Blackcomb. From extraordinary event experiences, to the latest in Music, Nightlife and extraordinary Cocktails. The world's best cocktails start with Smirnoff.


Samsung Canada is proud to be the official electronics partner and preferred supplier of Whistler Blackcomb. As a world leader in digital technology, Samsung Canada enables Whistler Blackcomb to enhance the resort experience in new and innovative ways.

The Globe and Mail, Canada's National Newspaper, daily offers unparalleled national, international and business reporting, analysis and commentary to all the guests and patrons of Whistler Blackcomb.

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As the official base layer and sock provider of Whistler Blackcomb, Icebreaker Merino Clothing is proud to bring warmth, comfort and style on the slopes to the resort visitors.


W.L. Gore & Associates, the makers of GORE-TEX® products, is proud to be the official technical fabric sponsor of Whistler Blackcomb. GORE-TEX® products are wearable weather protection that keeps you dry and comfortable from head to toe in any kind of weather.


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