About Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson is the CEO, Executive Producer of GayWhistler.com + the annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival. Dean is also the founder of the Pride House movement with the opening of the first Pride House at the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver/Whistler. Dean is an LGBT activist and social media contributor. He is also a travel writer. You can follow him on most channels at @gayWhistler

The Cube Guys

THE CUBE GUYS by Sleeping Giant Music
Combining infectious house music, tech elements and unexpected vocals Italian Duo The Cube Guys have managed to chart every single they have produced and have kept huge crowds moving at some of the most eminent and influential parties and clubs around the world. The Cube Guys headline the […]

Carlotta Gurl

Currently the host of Absolutely Dragulous and the co-host of The Baron Gurl Show, Carlotta Gurl has established herself as one of Vancouver’s legendary queens. Her artistry, creativity and depravity know absolutely no limits! She brings her razor sharp wit and signature high kicks at S’NO HO’S at the CABN on Tuesday […]

Conni Smudge 17

In demand and always on point the Unstoppable Conni Smudge has performed in the most unlikely of places – from Biker Bars to the Grand Theatres of Europe. Her many glamorous chapeaus include reporter, emcee, and actor! Enjoy her this year in S’NO HO’S on Tuesday January 24th and emceeing Snow Landing the […]

Pam Ann

With a cult-like following, Actress/Comedien Caroline Reid’s most well-known character Pam Ann is a gutsy curvaceous air-hostess, who has toured the world, hosted her own television series and performed for celebrities with her campy take on the all-too familiar nuances of air-travel.  Pam Ann brings a new show called Snow Landing – the […]

WhistlerPride25 Festival Guide

WhistlerPRIDE25 Festival Guide
The 25th annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival is January 22-29, 2017 at Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

We are delighted to welcome an all-star cast to mark this special occasion. Award Winning Canadian Recording Artist KIM KUZMA slides us into the Welcome Party on Sunday, Jan. 22. The saucy – racey – and […]


25th Anniversary Whistler Pride Survey
Thank you for joining us in Whistler for the 25th anniversary of Whistler Pride and Ski Festival. Please take a few minutes and take our short survey. Your input is valuable to the festival and to our stakeholders in better understanding the impact this festival has on the Whistler Community […]

December 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Never Ever Days

450 Adults New To Skiing/Snowboarding Will Receive a Lesson, Lift Ticket, Rental Gear & Après For Only $25

WHISTLER, BC November 30, 2016 – Fresh on the heels of a massive expansion and upgrade to the learning area on Whistler Mountain, Never Ever Days are […]

Micky Friedmann

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, […]

November 13th, 2016|In the News|0 Comments

Awards and Rankings 2017

Awards and Rankings 2017
WHISTLER, BC November 8, 2016 – With the anticipation of opening day and the descending snowline weighing heavily on skiers and snowboarders near and far, Whistler Blackcomb is proud to celebrate numerous awards and accolades for the 2016.17 winter season including being named the No. 1 Overall Resort by SKI Magazine […]

Outslopes Travel

OUTSLOPES an official travel partner of Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

OUTSLOPES is a membership based LGBT ski & snowboard lifestyle company based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Together along with a network of local member clubs from various cities across Canada and the US they offer weekly day trips to many local ski hills as well as […]