2023-07-30

PrideFestival

Halifax Pride Festival

The Halifax Pride Parade has been postponed. The instagram feed reads:

In the interest of safety and to assist in recovery efforts, the Halifax Pride Board along with Halifax Emergency Management have made the difficult decision to reschedule the Halifax Pride Parade. A rescheduled date will be announced.

All events are listed here - there is no separate Halifax Pride calendar. Got an event to add? Here's how to do it yourself, or you may send an email with all the details.

1:00 p.m.
Wanna do brunch?
The Queerdos Present at Staggers are gonna take over Staggers and have a lil giggle and relive some fun Pride 23’ memories over some awesome pub brunch. Oh hi there mimosas!
RougeFatale will be serving you up some deliciousness with your favourite dragsters. Debbie and the amazing cooks have put together a fab menu. This will not be one to miss.
Location: StaggersPub

RainbowRefugeesNS

1:30 p.m.
LGBTQI+ Sponsorship Workshop
Join RainbowRefugeesNS for a workshop on navigating volunteering, fundraising, and creating sponsorship groups to help assist LGBTQI+ newcomers in Halifax and beyond. We will have opportunities to connect with RRANS staff members and sign up for volunteer positions! 🌈
Location: Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road

MacPheeCentre

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Youth Pride Picnic & Elders Storytelling Salon
Join the MacPhee Centre for Creative Learning, MLA Claudia Chender, The Trainyard General Store, and The ElderBerries Sunday July 30, from 2-5pm for a FREE Youth Pride Picnic!
🌈 Queer history storytelling with the Elderberries at the Elderberry Salon taking place inside the church hall.
🍗 BBQ!
🧶 Crafts for all ages!
This event is youth-focused but allies of all ages are welcome! Bring your picnic blanket, we'll provide snacks and activities!
This event if free, but please register on Eventbrite
Location: Downtown Dartmouth, Christ Church grounds and hall

Theatre

7:30 to 10:00 p.m.
F*cking Trans Women
F*cking Trans Women is the beginning of the conversation.
For so long we've gone into the hook up scene, relationships and situationships unprepared and the time has come that we change that. Based on the zine by the same name, this solo-performance circles the ideas and stories of two different trans women trying to navigate intimacy and hot fucking sex with bodies that don't fit the norm.
Tickets range from $10 to $20. Doors open at 7:30, show starts at 8 p.m.
Location: BusStopTheatre

VenusEnvy

7:30pm
Workshop: Intro to Asexuality & Aromance: Unpacking Myths About Sexual Attraction and Romance
What is aroace, is it even considered a sexuality, what does it mean to identify with this orientation while having varying degrees of sexual or romantic desire? These are some of the questions that we’re inviting you to explore in this workshop.
More info + registration here
at VenusEnvy, from $5.00

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8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Barbie Does Pride
Catch a slayful group of drag performers put on an amazing show at Lot 6.
Hosted by AnitaP, SaraTonin, and JocelynTowers.
Tickets available via email money transfer to thehausoftowers@gmail.com: $25 Cover. Please include the names of guests attending & the date of the show. More information on Facebook.
Location: Lot 6, 1685 Argyle Street

IndulgeNightclub

8:30 p.m.
Queer History Trivia
Hosted by MyaFoxx?, in support of the YouthProject.
Advance tickets are $7.18.
Location: in the showbar at IndulgeNightclub

IndulgeNightclub

10:00 p.m.
Neon Party
Advance tickets are $15.38.
Location: in the nightclub at IndulgeNightclub