Winter PRIDE Day 5 Whistler

Date: Thursday, February 03, 2011
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Various Whistler Locations

Gay Pride Whistler 2011Thursday February 3, 2011: Day 5 events incude snowshoeing, guided ski tours, Zip Trek eagle tour, great comedy, book reading and more!

Guest Relations & Ticket Sales, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Location: Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa, Cheakamus Room
  • Details: Join us in our Hospitality Centre at the Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa where you can pick up your event tickets and learn more about the festival.

The Medicine Trail Snow Shoeing Adventure, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

  • Location: Canadian Snowmobile Adventures at the Carlton Lodge
  • Details: Walk through a forest full of mystery along an old trapper's path. Learn traditional knowledge while you snowshoe and sample healing teas from plants that grow along The Medicine Trail. Travel deep into a special ancient forest in the Callaghan Valley. Hear a brief history of the area's traditional uses and ways of the past. Let your imagination go as you gaze upon giant cedar, fir and hemlock trees that provide a canopy high above. Finish back at the caboose for a rejuvenating snack by the fire.
  • Cost: $89**

Travelocity Never Roam Alone Ski Guiding, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Location: Whistler Mountain, Roundhouse Lodge Light Board
  • Details: Everyday we have an army of volunteer ski/snowboard guides that will tour similar skiing/riding ability guests around the massive mountains. The perfect way to meet up with new & long time friends in a safe and welcoming environment.

Zip Trek Eagle Tour, Noon to 3 p.m.

  • Location: ZipTrek EcoTours at the Carlton Lodge
  • Details: Fly like an eagle on Ziptrek's canopy adventure. Five incredible ziplines including the longest and fastest around. Whiz through the forest on the 2,000' awe inspiring monster that drops over 20 stories! This tour is perfect for those who have already experienced Ziptrek's Bear Tour or are seeking even more heart pounding adrenaline. On this tour you end your adventure by zipping all the way back to Whistler Village!
  • Cost: $119*

Culinary Program, 2 to 4 p.m.

  • Location: Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa
  • Details: Mixology with wine - not your mother's white wine spritzer... Join the Barefooters as they teach you how to take that bottle of Pino Grigio and create fun and fabulous cocktails. From the perfect Sangria to the Moscato Moji-toe, learn to make and of course sample some great creations and take home the recipes!
  • Cost: $20*

Apres Ski, 3 to 6 p.m.

  • Location: Whistler Conference Centre
  • Details: Are you a Barefooter? The Barefoot team is on site handing out some samples to whet your palate! Finlandia Cocktail specials and more DJ
  • Door: $15**

Finer Things Dinner Tour with Wine Pairings, 5 to 8 p.m.

Gina Daggett - Jukebox Book Reading, 10 p.m. to Midnight

  • Location: Aava Whistler Hotel
  • Details: Join Gina Daggett for a wine & cheese with an exclusive booking reading from her new novel "Juxebox".
  • Door: Complimentary

Dine Around, 6 to 10 p.m.

  • Location: Araxi Restaurant + Bar - 4222 Village Gate Square |604.932.4540
  • Hy's Steakhouse - 4308 Main Street | 604.905.5555

Comedy Reception, 7 to 8 p.m.

  • Location: Whistler Conference Centre

Comedy Night with Michele Balan, 8 to 10 p.m.

  • Location: Whistler Conference Centre
  • Details: Hosted by Vancouver's Drag Diva Symone Whistler welcomes the hilarious and brash New Yorker, Michele Balan! Balan was one of the four finalists on NBC's Last Comic Standing and she was the Last Women Comic Standing! Since then, she has been on Comics Unleashed. Balan can be seen darting around the world headlining in comedy clubs, theaters, cruises, corporate events and recently worked with the Smothers Brothers in their 50th anniversary tour! This is Michele's first tour to Whistler and we are thrilled to welcome her to PRIDE!
  • Presented by: Barefoot Wine & Bubbly
  • Sponsored by: The Whistler Question
  • Door: $50**

Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort Aruba Pool Party, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

  • Location: Meadow Park
  • Details: Let's get soaking wet! WinterPRIDE takes over the Meadow Park swimming pool for a late night party hosted by the ever outrageous Drag Diva - Symone and the sinsational music stylings of JC Simon ARCADIA. Presented by Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort Aruba, Sponsored by Finlandia Vodka, Whistler Beer, and Xtra
  • Door: $50**

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