Earlybird tickets on sale now for the January event
WinterPRIDE announced its initial DJ lineup for the gay and lesbian ski and snowboard festival running from Jan. 26 to Feb. 2 next year. Having forged a new partnership with Big Roger Events, which runs pride events in Vancouver, it was easier to secure big names early on this year, says festival CEO Dean Nelson.
Organizers running two sessions on how to attract visitors, competitors
There will be a lot of sweat shed during the gruelling Subaru Ironman Canada race, which comes to Whistler, the Callaghan Valley and Pemberton on August 25. A fair amount of cash will also be shed and Whistler businesses have an opportunity to benefit from the 2,600 competitors, their families and supporters, and 3,000 volunteers coming in for the day and likely for several days before and after.