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Aspen Gay Ski Week

Aspen, CO
January 14 - 21, 2018


Limelight Hotel is the sponsored Hotel of Gay Ski Week. We have great hotel rates at the Limelight Hotel and all other hotels and condos in town. Book Online Now

Use the Book Now button above or Call one of our local vacation experts at 888.649.5982 to help book your Gay Ski Week Vacation. Lift tickets prices will go up on January 14th!


2018 Event Description

Come to Aspen Snowmass for a fun filled week of events to celebrate Gay & Lesbian Ski Week. It is a full week of skiing and snowboarding on four of Colorado's superb mountains. Not to mention all the events that are in store when you arrive such as, daily après-ski parties, fabulous nighttime events with world class DJ's, downhill costume party, nightly dinners, film, art, shopping and more.

Pass holders will receive priority access to all Gay Ski Week (GSW) events and parties. In the event of a sell-out, all pass holders will be admitted if arrived by 11pm and those who remain will be admitted on a one-out, one-in basis. If available, single tickets* for individual parties may be purchased at GSW Registration at our Host Hotel the Limelight Hotel (355 S. Monarch Street, Aspen). There will also be limited complimentary cocktails at selected parties and events, courtesy of our sponsors.



2018 Pass Information

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Blind Date Pass – $275

General admission to sanctioned events during the week including: Opening Party • Nightly Parties • Film Night Tuesday • Thursday Fashion & Art Night Out • Thursday Dance Party • Friday Night Party • and the famous Grand Finale Pool Party! This pass does not include reserved seating, admittance to the Downhill, or the Caribou Party and other tbd. *exact schedule will be determined in the fall and these items may change. Book your Pass Now.

Black Diamond Pass - $375 - SOLD OUT

General admission to sanctioned events during the week including: Opening Party • Nightly Parties • Thursday Night Show and Dance Party Film Night Tuesday • Fashion & Art Night Out • Friday Night Aspen Mountain and the famous Grand Finale Pool Party! This pass does not include reserved seating, admission to the Downhill, Caribou Party and tbd. • Tax deductible portion $75.

Patron Pass - $850

Patron Pass includes: • VIP entry into all events with reserved seating where available • VIP Gift Bag • 1 Seat at the Downhill Costume Contest • 1 Day Lift Ticket • Complimentary Drinks at select venues • Thursday Night Show and Dance Party • Complimentary Svedka, Bud Light & selected cocktails at Friday Sundeck Party at your reserved table or seat • Tax deductible portion $250.00 Book your Pass Now.

Downhill Costume Contest Table $900

Friday, January 19th at noon, the Downhill Costume & Drag Show is one of the marquee events of the week. This is an afternoon extravaganza with outrageous costumes and revelry. Located in Gondola Plaza at the base of Aspen Mountain, we have a reserved table setting for the best viewing of the event. Tables seat six people and your tables are stocked with Svedka, other beverages, snacks and a host of swag to get your party started! • Tax deductible portion $300 • Please note that no one under the age of 21 including infants and toddlers will be allowed. Sold Out - Please call or email to be added to the wait list.

PatronXL Pass for 2ppl– $5000

For our 40th Anniversary, we have created an XL Pass for 2, this is the daddy of all Passes. PatronXL Pass includes: 2 VIP entry into all events with reserved seating where available • 2 PatronXL Gift Bags • Complimentary sponsored drinks daily at après ski* • 1 table, seating for 6 people, at the Downhill Costume Contest • 4 Single Day Lift Tickets• Complimentary Drinks at select venues*• Tax deductible portion $2000.00 *limited brands & quantities. Book your Pass Now.

Sunday Night Opening Reception Hotel Jerome– $50

Our opening reception on Sunday night is a great time to meet all of your new friends and re-connect with others that come every year. This event is a cocktail party with selection complimentary drinks from 9-11pm . There will also be a full cash bar available. Book your Pass Now.

Benefit at the Caribou Club $50

Tuesday, 9:30pm - Please note - this party is on Tuesday night this year. Caribou Club Aspen’s premier private club is opening its doors to Gay Ski Week for a night of dancing and fundraising. Each year we partner with a non-profit organization that we feel aligns with our mission. This year yet to be named. There is no name on the door, but you know exactly where you are. 411 E. Hopkins Ave. $50 in advance. Patron Passes honored, all other require a ticket or cash donation at the door. Book your Pass Now.

Comedy & Dance Party at Belly Up

Thursday, January 18th 8:30pm Comedy & Dance Party Thursday Double Header at Belly Up Aspen. Starting with a great stand-up comedy show with two of the hottest comics around Julie Goldman & Justin Sayre. Dancing with DJ Guy Scheiman directly following the Comedy Show. Doors at 8:30pm with show at 9:00pm Tickets $75 GA & $95 for Reserved seating.

$75 Double Header GA
$95 Double Header Reserved
$45 Comedy GA
$65 Comedy Reserved
$40 Late Night
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Gay Ski Week Partner Lodging, lift tickets, passes & events


Passes & Events


Special Gay Ski Week lift ticket pricing - Prices go up on January 14th.


All available lodging


Schedule of Events

Please see the Gay Ski Week Website for the latest schedule of events.

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