Davie Village Post http://davievillagepost.ca News, Current Events Sat, 17 Aug 2019 01:32:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 City of North Vancouver Installs First Rainbow Crosswalk on the North Shore http://davievillagepost.ca/9049/north-vancouver/ Sat, 17 Aug 2019 01:32:30 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9049

What a wonderful day for our City, says Mayor Linda Buchanan The City of North Vancouver, together with the North Shore Pride Alliance has unveiled the City’s first Pride rainbow crosswalk. Prominently located in the heart of the City at Lonsdale Avenue and 14th Street, the colourful rainbow crosswalk acknowledges and celebrates the LGBTQ2+ community ...

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The Coast is Queer http://davievillagepost.ca/9044/the-coast-is-queer/ Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:51:51 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9044

The Best in Local Queer Film A highlight of the Vancouver Queer Film Festival, The Coast is Queer is the local shorts program. The perennial program returns on August 22nd at the York Theatre on Commercial Drive. A variety of genres and styles by homegrown queer filmmakers, both emerging and established. The screening is rated ...

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VQFF Opening Gala: Aug 15 http://davievillagepost.ca/9035/vqff2019/ Mon, 12 Aug 2019 15:24:36 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9035

Guest Directors from Vancouver and Around the World The Opening Gala of the Vancouver Queer Film Festival on Thursday, August 15. One of the most sought after invitations of the Summer, the Opening Gala film at the Vancouver Playhouse will be followed by a party outdoors on the šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza) on ...

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RED GLIMMER http://davievillagepost.ca/9032/red-glimmer/ Fri, 09 Aug 2019 14:43:13 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9032

An Inter-dimensional Science Experiment To Fast Track Healing Dusty Foot Productions is an emerging, female & non-binary centric, interdisciplinary theatre company. DFP launched their first production, Probability, at rEvolver Festival 2018. Red Glimmer written and directed by Patricia Trinh, premiering at Vancouver Fringe Festival 2019, marks DFPs second production. An inter-dimensional science experiment to fast ...

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All our relations: explorations of indigiqueer kinship http://davievillagepost.ca/9028/vqff-2019/ Wed, 31 Jul 2019 05:56:36 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9028

Chosen family kinship holds a place of reverence to two spirit and indigiqueer survival. This program interrogates the ways in which we as queer indigenous bodies carve out space for these human and non-human relationships as well as the impact they have on our ability to exist in a world that doesn’t always care for ...

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Inaugural Pender Island Pride Festival, August 15 – 17 http://davievillagepost.ca/9025/pender-island-pride/ Sun, 28 Jul 2019 04:53:01 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9025

Pender Island, a place of great beauty in BC’s Gulf Islands, is home to a friendly and welcoming population. To revel in this special place, celebrate our wonderful friends and neighbours, and draw together our diverse LGBTQ+ residents and visitors, we are excited to announce that the inaugural Pender Island Pride Festival will take place ...

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Celebrating B.C.’s LGBTQ2S+ community http://davievillagepost.ca/9019/celebrating-b-c-s-lgbtq2s-community/ Sat, 20 Jul 2019 15:16:51 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9019

by Mitzi DeanParliamentary Secretary for Gender EquityJuly 15, 2019 Pride brings communities together throughout our province in honour and celebration of the LGBTQ2S+ community’s hard-fought journey to attain the human rights and freedoms so many others take for granted. As B.C.’s first parliamentary secretary for gender equity, I am both inspired and humbled by those ...

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Vancouver’s Biggest Rooftop Party http://davievillagepost.ca/9016/vancouvers-biggest-rooftop-party/ Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:02:22 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=9016

Kick off Vancouver’s 2019 Pride weekend with Parq Vancouver’s second annual Pride at Parq, featuring RuPaul’s Drag Race stars Kim Chi, Asia, Kameron, and Season 10 winner Aquaria. On August 2nd, the queens will put on fierce performances on the resort’s alluring rooftop park. Guests will be able to enjoy sunset views of False Creek, ...

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