Now in its third year, Winter PrideFest is a multi-event weekend celebrating diversity and inclusivity of the LGBTQ+ community and allies through various winter activities, social gatherings, and inspiring events. From a grassroots inaugural event that drew 150 attendees, Winter PrideFest is expected to attract more than 700 attendees this year to Bend, Oregon, and Mt. Bachelor, January 30th through February 2nd, for four days of skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, ice skating, panel discussions, and evening social functions.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1
Winter PrideFest at Mt. Bachelor (9am-4pm – FREE): Our biggest day on the mountain! A full day of on-mountain activities including Alpine and Nordic skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, Drag Tubing at Snowblast Tubing Park, and live music/DJ all day at West Village Lodge. Mt. Bachelor lift tickets, trail passes (Nordic), and equipment rentals must be purchased separately.
Apres Ski Party (6-9pm – FREE): Back in town, Winter PrideFest will take over Crater Lake Spirits downtown Bend tasting room for an apres ski party featuring specialty cocktails made with locally-produced spirits.
Dance Party (9pm-2am – $15): Featuring live DJs, the Dance Party will take over an expanded Spoken Moto space.