5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.


5 to 8 p.m.
Craftapalooza at GlitterBeanCafe
Bring crafts, sip drinks, enjoy a chill queer space, 5 p.m. until close. This event is free and all handcrafts are welcome to bring a project. Details on Instagram.


Halifax Pride Community Meeting
HalifaxPride will provide folks an opportunity to hear information on the 2023 PrideFestival as well as ask questions. Via Zoom. Register online. Note that registration will close on June 1, 2023, at 6:30pm.


6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
But I'm a Cheerleader: Pride Month After-Hours Kickoff Party at Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road
Come join us for a special after-hours event in honour of the beginning of Pride Month! We will be getting proud with a special screening of lesbian cult classic But I'm A Cheerleader, starring Natasha Lyonne, Clea DuVall, Melanie Lynskey, and RuPaul. Cheerleader Megan's suburban life is turned upside down when her conservative parents suspect that she might be gay and send her to a conversion therapy camp called True Directions.
More information on the library website.


7 to 9:30 p.m.
HalifaxRainbowDodgeball Season 9 at Zatzman Sportsplex, 110 Wyse Rd, Dartmouth
This season's games are every Friday. Substitues are available if you can't make every week.
Register ($35) for a spot online.


8:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Girlypop at IndulgeNightclub
Join your hosts Lucky Charms and Sin for GIRLYPOP 🍭💁‍♀️🩷 Our wonderful cast Izzy Limpwrist, Proshenna Rett, Akira Mayari, Katanna Skin, Jo Mama, and Mike Hunt will be giving you a full fierce fem fantasy all night long 💖
Doors open at 8:30, show starts at 9. Advance tickets are $15.38 or $20 at the door. 19+.