In the News

Pride House Founder to Receive IGLTAs Pioneer Award

By |March 22nd, 2018|

Pride House Founder to Receive IGLTA’s Pioneer Award
Dean Nelson, CEO of Whistler Pride & Ski Festival, to be honored on 11 May at the Voyage benefit during IGLTA’s 35th Anniversary Global Convention

TORONTO (21 March 2018)—Pride House founder Dean Nelson will receive the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association’s Pioneer Award on 11 May at Voyage, the signature fundraising […]

Whistler Pride 2018 Photos

By |February 15th, 2018|

Whistler Pride 2018 Photo Gallery
Thank you to all of our guests, volunteers and partners that helped to make this year’s 26th annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival super memorable. We hope you enjoy some of the photos we were able to capture along the way. Reminder to take our annual survey and you could […]


By |December 9th, 2017|

Join us January 20-27, 2019 for the 27th annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival WPSF2019
Plan ahead and save the dates the 27th annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival WPSF2019 returns to Whistler January 20-27, 2019. Some things you can expect to see for the 2018/19 ski season include a $66-million capital investment from Vail Resorts. […]

Whistler Celebrates 2017

By |December 1st, 2017|

Whistler Celebrates an Award Winning Year
Canada marked its 150th anniversary this year and celebrations continue as the country was recently awarded the designation of Travel + Leisure’s 2017 Destination of the Year. Adding to the cause for celebration are some recent accolades awarded to Whistler, its premier businesses and hotels.

The Condé Nast Readers’ Travel Awards […]

Whistler Pride 2018 in the News

By |November 14th, 2017|

Whistler Pride 2018 in the News
The following are some curated articles of Whistler Pride 2018 in the news. The 26th annual gay ski and pride festival takes place January 21-28, 2018 at the award winning mountains of Whistler and Blackcomb, Canada.

boiMagazine – Chicago’s premier Life + Style magazine November […]

LGBT Tourism Leader of the Year

By |June 18th, 2017|

Dean Nelson named LGBT Tourism Leader of the Year
Travel Gay Canada, the nation’s LGBT tourism association, names Whistler Pride’s CEO, Dean Nelson, Tourism Leader of the Year.
On Thursday, June 15th at the fifth-annual LGBT Summit of the Americas hosted by the Canadian Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) in Toronto, Ontario, Travel Gay Canada […]

Orlando Reflection

By |June 12th, 2017|

Orlando Reflection
Earlier this month I had the opportunity to travel to Miami for the 4th World Outgames. Here they had a memorial for the Orlando fallen. This was part of my Orlando reflection on our current LGBT environment in light of the changes at the White House in the USA. We have witnessed first […]


By |January 3rd, 2017|

EPK17 – Electronic Press Kit for Whistler Pride and Ski Festival 2017
Whistler Pride and Ski Festival celebrates 25 years of being out on the slopes of Whistler Blackcomb January 22-29, 2017. Following is the EPK17 for the festival that will give you information on the various events, artists and history of the festival. There […]

Micky Friedmann

By |November 13th, 2016|

Micky Friedmann is not only talented, but his ear for sounds and how they mesh recalls the old school DJing of Larry Levan or Little Louis Vega. It doesn’t hurt that he’s also drop-dead gorgeous and, in a business full of (unearned) diva attitude, a genuinely nice guy. It’s a combination that guarantees success, […]

29th Annual Ski Magazine

By |September 23rd, 2016|

29th Annual SKI Magazine Resort Survey Places Whistler Blackcomb Back On The Podium

WHISTLER, BC September 23, 2016 – For the third consecutive year, the SKI Magazine 29th annual Resort Survey has named Whistler Blackcomb as the No. 1 Overall Ski […]