Pride Events This Weekend
EAST SIDE PRIDE June 27th
Kicking off Vancouver’s pride season is EAST SIDE PRIDE on Saturday June 27th at Grandview Park.
A day full of games, artisans and culinary delights! Stage performances by local bands, Improv, an East Van fashion show, and some of the East Side’s top drag performers will dazzle. Rose Butch, recent winner of the Mr/Mrs Cobalt Drag Competition will host. The East Side Pride Market offers a chance to take in the work of local artisans and learn more about community groups and services, including HIM, Out on Screen, Qmunity, Vancouver Latin LGBT Community, and Vancouver Coastal Health LGBTQ2+ services. Check out 17 food vendors.
STONEWALL PRIDE SATURDAY JUNE 27th 2015 ROBERTS CREEK HALL, Sunshine Coast
8pm to 1am – 100% Pure Dance
There are many LGBT-owned and operated and/or gay-friendly businesses on the Coast… Bed & Breakfasts, cottages for rent, restaurants, stores, home builders and people in construction. Basically anywhere people are , gays and lesbians – and those who choose not to define themselves – also are. Bigpacific.com is currently the only Sunshine Coast web site that incorporates a search function for gay-friendly businesses!
More info on their Facebook page.
Victoria Pride June 27 to July 5
Victoria Pride week kicks off June 27 at the Belfry Theatre followed by the official after party at Paparazzi Nightclub. The week is loaded with events which include Pride with Paws just for the pooches. A Boat Cruise on a Catamaran. The Karaoke Finale at Paparazzi on Monday June 29th. Comedy at Pride and the Beach Party will be held at Sugar Night Club. Wednesday it’s the Drag Ball at noon in Victoria West Park, Mayor Lisa Helps will give a proclamation. Friday is the Ruff Party and also the Wicked Wench for queer women and their friends. Saturday: Pride and the Word and over at Paparazzi it’s the Paparazzi Pride Party. Sunday July 5th, Victoria Pride Parade and Festival in the Park. Want more information on Victoria or need to Book A Room? www.tourismvictoria.com/plan/lgbt-travel/lgbt-calendar
Pride House, hosted by Vancouver Frontrunners June 27th
Join Vancouver Frontrunners members as they cheer on the #FIFAWWC FIFA Women’s World Cup at Pride House hosted by XYYVR. Join everyone as we cheer on and celebrate the sport of soccer. A great way to get behind Team Canada. XY is a new club at 1216 Bute.
Surrey Pride Sunday June 28th Holland Park
Please join us for the 16th Annual Surrey Pride Festival Sunday June 28th, 2015 from 12 noon to 5pm at Holland Park.
Bowling with Pride – June 25th (7pm at Dell Lanes), Hot Bitch Rock n Roll Music Bingo – June 26th (7:45pm at Dell Pub)
Surrey Pride Festival – June 28th – Holland Park (12 noon onwards)