Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

January 21 – 28, 2024

Whistler is proud to host the annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival, which celebrates its 31st year in 2024. One of the biggest and best, queer-focused ski weeks in North America, the 2SLGBTQIA+ pride week features a packed events schedule of skiing, snowboarding, celebrations, arts and culture and social events. Book early to save on accommodation and stay and ski packages.

2024 Schedule of Events

View all 2024 Whistler Pride events and activities on the official event website.

2024 Schedule Highlights

With 8 days of incredible events, the energy and diversity of the festival is reflected in the schedule. Enjoy Whistler Blackcomb's incredible terrain for skiing and riding each day, with parties and socializing in the evenings. Here are a few must-see events the festival is known for, but there are plenty more!

Daily Ski and Snowboard Guiding

January 22 – 27, 2024 | Whistler & Blackcomb Mountains

The social core of the week, the free daily guided ski and snowboard groups are the best way to meet other festival attendees while exploring the awe-inspiring, award-winning slopes of Whistler Blackcomb. These volunteer-guided groups range from green runs to expert.

Community Day Parade

Friday, January 26, 2024 | Time TBA

The vibrant colours of pride pop brilliantly against the white snow as skiers fly flags down the mountain. The flags are then paraded through the Village, ending at Olympic Plaza.

Pride at Night

Your favourite events are returning in 2024, featuring talent worthy of a 31st event celebration! Highlights include:

Whistler Pride Welcome Party

Sunday, January 21, 2024 | 4:30 – 8:30 PM | Venue TBA

The festival's official kick-off where guests mingle with each other, festival organizers and meet the friendly Ski and Snowboard Guides.

Sip 'n Dip

Tuesday, January 23, 2024 | 9:30 PM | Scandinave Spa

Enjoy wine, beer, and music in the pavilion at world-renowned Scandinave Spa. Soak in the hot tubs, try the hot-cool-relax cycle, and cozy up by the firepits in the relaxing, natural mountain setting of the traditional Scandinavian baths.

Whistler Pride Comedy Night

Wednesday, January 24, 2024 | 8 PM | Whistler Conference Centre

A night of side-splitting humour filling the massive Sea to Sky Ballroom at the Whistler Conference Centre with laughter.

Splash Pool Party

Thursday, January 25, 2024 | 10 PM | Meadow Park Sports Centre

Let's get soaking wet! Bring your own towel and swimsuit. Clothes check and lockers available on site.


Friday, January 26, 2024 | 10 PM | Whistler Conference Centre

Go wild at FURROCIOUS, the Friday night party where the dress code is leather, sports gear, or whatever lets your sexy out. Tricked out with lights, visuals, and tech by Encore, the Whistler Conference Centre Grand Foyer and Sea to Sky Ballroom become a dark, intimate space where deep, dirty beats rule.

Snowball: Main Event

Saturday, January 27, 2024 | 10 PM | Whistler Conference Centre

The Whistler Pride and Ski Festival's massive main event and grand finale featuring international DJs and live performances.


2024 Festival passes and tickets will be on sale soon. Please check back.

Stay 3+ Nights in January and Receive a Free $100 CAD Whistler Dining Voucher

Book 3+ nights between January 1 - 31, 2024 to receive a free $100 CAD Whistler Dining Voucher.

Enter promo code JANUARYDINING at check-out or call 1.800.944.7853 and mention this offer to one of our Whistler-based Travel Consultants.

Valid at participating restaurants:

*Dining vouchers can be used at participating restaurants only and are issued for bookings made directly through Whistler.com. Unused Dining Vouchers expire on January 31, 2024. Vouchers are only available while quantities last.

Festival goers walking in the Pride Parade in Whistler

Celebrating 30 Years
of Pride

How the Whistler Pride & Ski Festival has celebrated gay pride for the last three decades and become the largest event of its kind.

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